Out In The Vineyard is an experiential Wine Country Event and Travel company for out LGBTQ+ community and offering exclusive, luxury itineraries and events in Wine Country for the discerning gay traveler and our friends.
Our itineraries present the LGBTQ+ wine country lifestyle to our guests; from luxury hotels and exclusive winery tours, to catered lunches & dining experiences in private estates provided by some of the finest restaurants and private chefs in Wine Country. Our Events bring the LGBTQ+ community together to gather and socialize and raise funds for many worthy LGBTQ+ causes.
Come join us Out In The Vineyard and discover "Our Wine Country!"
A Sonoma local for the past 24 years having moved from New York, Gary finds the wine country as an amazingly beautiful part of our country; surrounded by rolling hills and vineyards, world class wineries and fabulous restaurants. Gary has worked in the restaurant business for over 30 years, where hospitality has been his passion. From working at the world class Auberge Du Soleil in Napa to the renowned, “the girl & the fig” in Sonoma, Gary has created relationships with many local winemakers, restaurateurs and hoteliers over the years. Gary has been very involved in the local tourism community having sat on the Board of Directors of the Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau and Sonoma County Tourism. "I look forward to working with many industry insiders to bring incredible wine country experiences to my “Out In The Vineyard” guests.