This Valentine’s Day, grab that special someone and head to Fort Mason to experience a day filled with laughter, romance, and some of the best wines from across the country at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Tasting.

The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting will take place Saturday, February 14th from 1:30 – 5:00 p.m. at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. This anticipated event offers the public the first chance to taste hundreds of award winning wines from the largest competition of American wines in the world.

Currently in its 15th year, the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition is known as the ultimate barometer for how consumers select and measure wine. The Public Tasting allows people from all walks of life to come together and learn about many new wines, all while enjoying a day full of wine and food pairing experiences.

The event features appearances from notable wine industry names, including Jon Bonné, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Editor, Jessica Altieri, CEO of WineChannel TV, and Wilfred Wong, Chief Storyteller at

Follow the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition on Twitter @SFCWineComp for info on the event and for special contests, including ticket giveaways, leading up to the Public Tasting.

WHAT:           San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting

WHEN:           Saturday, February 14, 2015

WHERE:         Festival Pavilion, FortMasonCenter, San Francisco

TIME:             1:30pm – 5pm

COST:            $65 Advance Purchase, $80 at the door

Purchase tickets here.