Chateau Ste. Michelle Announces its 2013 Summer Concert Series - Net Proceeds to Benefit Regional Charities
Apr 22, 2013
Chateau Ste. Michelle winery in Woodinville will kick off its 30th summer concert series on Saturday, June 15th with a live broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion Featuring Garrison Keillor. Tickets for the winery’s concerts will go on sale Saturday, April 27th at 10:00 a.m. online at www.ticketmaster.com and through all Ticketmaster outlets. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Chateau Ste. Michelle wine shop from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
The “2013 Chateau Ste. Michelle Summer Concert Series” will offer 14 concerts spanning the range of pop, jazz, rock and blues from June 15th through August 25th. Each concert takes place in the winery’s picturesque outdoor amphitheater with seating for 4,300. Acclaimed artists include: Steve Miller Band, Pat Benatar with Neil Giraldo and Berlin with Teri Nunn, Chris Botti, Counting Crows with very special guest The Wallflowers, David Byrne & St. Vincent, Chateau Ste. Michelle Festival of Jazz Featuring Sax and the City, Peter White, David Benoit, David Pack, and BWB, Gipsy Kings, Harry Connick, Jr., and Chris Isaak.
Net proceeds from the annual concert series help fund Chateau Ste. Michelle’s charitable contributions program, which supports a broad range of non-profit organizations. In 2012, Chateau Ste. Michelle's charitable contributions program benefited nearly 700 non-profit organizations.
All shows feature general festival seating on the lawn, as well as reserved seating. Performances take place regardless of weather.
The Chateau Ste. Michelle wine shop is open before all concerts with wine and picnic items available for purchase. In addition, an array of food vendors will offer a selection of menu items for sale in the amphitheater. Concert-goers may also bring their own picnic baskets and non-alcoholic beverages. (The Washington State Liquor Control Board requires that all alcoholic beverages consumed on the winery grounds be purchased at the winery.)