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Wente Vineyards Announces 7th Annual The Front Porch Presents Homegrown Music Series

14 May, 2013

An independent music series supports community and local Bay Area music talent


Livermore, CA – Wente Vineyards and Fifth Generation Winemaker, Karl Wente, are pleased to announce The Front Porch presents Homegrown, a collective showcase of local Bay Area musical talent. As a creative individual who applies that energy to both winemaking and music, Karl Wente will share his unique collection of talents with the public by performing alongside his band, The Front Porch, who will be accompanied by former American Idol contestant, Wolf Hamlin. This year, the Homegrown Series will present two concerts with locally acclaimed artists.

WHO: Wente Vineyards and Fifth Generation Winemaker, Karl Wente, invite the public to enjoy two concerts, featuring Wolf Hamlin and The Front Porch Drifters.

July 13th
Tumbleweed Wanderers
Wolf Hamlin and The Front Porch Drifters

August 3rd
The Wheeland Brothers
Wolf Hamlin and The Front Porch Drifters

WHAT: The Front Porch presents Homegrown music series supports the Bay Area community, as well as promotes local artists in a fun, social environment. This year, a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Wente Family Foundation for Arts Education. Tickets are on sale now at $15 in advance/ $20 at door.  Club Wente Members $10 in advance/$15 at the door.

WHEN: Saturday, July 13th & Saturday, August 3rd, 2013, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE: Wente Vineyards Estate Winery & Tasting Room, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore, CA 94550

MORE: In addition to The Front Porch presents Homegrown, Wente Vineyards will host their fourth annual The Front Porch Music Festival on August 31st from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. The festival will feature several nationally acclaimed artists including Brown Bird, The Kin, Crawdad Republic and more to be announced soon. Check out our blog for more updates.

CONTACT: For more information, please visit or

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