Celebrating Black FuturE

Black Vines is California’s preeminent Black wine experience and special event curator. Founded in 2011 by Bay Area native and Silicon Valley technology professional Fern A. Stroud, Black Vines hosts and annual winter celebration of culture, art, and wine education that brings together Black artists, Black musicians and featured Black winemakers and vintners; a lighter fare outdoor summer soiree of sparkling rosé and sangria; and year-round custom events in partnership with key influencers and industry specialists. After eight years, thousands of guests served, a reach of over 20,000, and more than 130 varietals tasted – expertise and quality are at the forefront of our vision.