Fequently Asked Questions


When do tickets go on-sale?

Tickets and packages go on-sale in early January. For the most up-to-date information on Pigs & Pinot, please sign up for our mailing list.


Where can I purchase Pigs & Pinot tickets?

You may purchase Pigs & Pinot tickets by clicking here


How many tickets can I purchase at a time? Is there a limit?

Guests may purchase the following during each Eventbrite transaction:

  • ONE (1) Hotel Healdsburg Pigs & Pinot Lodging Package
  • TWO (2) h2hotel Pigs & Pinot Lodging Packages
  • FOUR (4) Taste of Pigs & Pinot Tickets
  • TWO (2) Tournament of the Pigs Seminar Tickets
  • TWO (2) Ultimate Pinot Smackdown Seminar Tickets

PLEASE NOTE: We do NOT offer a la carte Saturday night Gala or Swine & Wine dinner tickets. These tickets are reserved for Hotel Healdsburg and h2hotel package guests.


How much do Pigs & Pinot tickets cost?

  • Taste of Pigs & Pinot | $175 per person
  • Tournament of the Pigs Seminar | $125 per person
  • Ultimate Pinot Smackdown Seminar | $125 per person

*for Pigs & Pinot hotel lodging package pricing, please click here


If an event or package is sold out, can I put my name on a wait list?

Yes, you may join our wait list by clicking here


Are tickets and packages refundable?

Tickets are non-refundable. Hotel Lodging Packages have a seven-week cancellation policy for full refund. Packages cancelled after Friday, January 27, 2017 at 3pm PST are non-refundable. The room portion of the package may be applied to a future stay; ticket fees will not be credited. Please contact Hotel Healdsburg at 707 922 5249 for cancellations.


What time is hotel check-in?

If you are staying with us as part of a Pigs & Pinot, Hotel Healdsburg or h2hotel lodging package check-in is at 3pm.


Is valet service available at Hotel Healdsburg and h2hotel?

Yes, if you a guest staying with us as part of a Pigs & Pinot Hotel Healdsburg or h2hotel lodging package, complimentary valet service is available at both Hotel Healdsburg and h2hotel.


Where can I park if I am not staying at Hotel Healdsburg or h2hotel?

There is ample street parking on Healdsburg Avenue and the streets surrounding Hotel Healdsburg. There is also a parking lot behind Hotel Healdsburg off of Matheson Street (entrance is just past the Hotel Healdsburg valet lot).


What is the dress code for the weekend?

  • Taste of Pigs & Pinot – Wine Country Casual
  • Tournament of the Pig and Ultimate Pinot Smackdown – Casual
  • Dry Creek Kitchen’s Gala dinner – Dressy, however, jackets are not required
  • Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine dinner – Casual chic to dressy, jackets are not required

What is the schedule of events?

Taste of Pigs & Pinot
Friday | March 17, 2017 | 6:30pm-9:00pm
Hotel Healdsburg and Dry Creek Kitchen

Tournament of The Pig
Saturday | March 18, 2017 | 10:30am-12:30pm
Relish Culinary Adventures

Ultimate Pinot Smackdown
Saturday | March 18, 2017 | 1:00pm-3:00pm
Hotel Healdsburg Event Green

Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine Dinner
Saturday | March 18, 2017 | 7:00pm
h2hotel’s Green Room

Pigs & Pinot Gala Dinner
Saturday | March 18, 2017 | 6:30pm
Dry Creek Kitchen


Where and what time can I check-in for each event?

Taste of Pigs & Pinot
Guests must enter through the Hotel Healdsburg valet lot and check in at our event check-in area before entering Hotel Healdsburg. Check-in will begin at 6:15pm. Please do not arrive prior to check-in.

Tournament of The Pig
Guests must check-in outside of Relish Culinary Adventures. Check-in will begin at 10:20am. Please do not arrive prior to check-in time.

Ultimate Pinot Smackdown
Guests must check-in outside of the Hotel Healdsburg Event Green (check-in will be set up outside of the Screened Porch). Check-in will begin at 12:45pm. Please do not arrive before check-in.

Spoonbar’s Swine & Wine Dinner
Guests must check-in at h2hotel reception desk. Check-in will begin at 6:45pm.

Pigs & Pinot Gala Dinner
Before entering Dry Creek Kitchen, guests must check in for the Gala Dinner in the Hotel Healdsburg lobby. Check-in will begin at 6:15pm.