CAMARILLO, Calif, March 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Casa Pacifica invites guests to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Casa Pacifica Angels Wine, Food & Brew Festival on Sunday, June 3, 2018. This year’s event promises to be even bigger and better – a tall order for VC Reporter’s Best Charity Event and Best Food & Drink Festival six years running. The event will be held on the California State University Channel Islands campus. All proceeds from the Wine, Food & Brew Festival will benefit the vital programs and services Casa Pacifica provides to the community’s most vulnerable children and their families. Get your tickets today at  

Casa Pacifica and the Angels are excited to welcome back to the Festival their generous Hosts, including: The Zarley Family; The Van Huisen Family; Nevers, Palazzo, Packard, Wildermuth & Wynner, PC; Conico Oil/MacValley Oil & Mission Produce. The Festival will once again feature an array of exhibitors offering delicious food samples from restaurants, caterers, bakeries, and specialty shops, as well as palette-pleasing tastes of fine wines, smooth brews, and specialty beverages from throughout the region and California.

A large online silent auction will give festival-goers the opportunity to bid on must-have, one-of-a-kind, and fun-focused themed baskets. The “Best in Fest” brewery competition winner will show off their winning creation, and the Yummie Top Chef competition will crown winners for the best “Savory” and the best “Sweet” chef’s masterpieces among the participating exhibitors. Actor Oded Fehr returns as the Yummie Culinary Competition emcee. Live entertainment from the main stage throughout the day will keep the festival-goers rocking out and crowding the festival’s dance floor. Bruce Barrios, Ventura County’s favorite DJ will emcee the day’s festivities.

The 5th annual Yummie Top Chef Dinner, hosted by the Cassar family, will be held prior to the festival on Friday, June 1, 2018. The intimate dinner features past Yummie Culinary Competition winners from the Wine, Food & Brew Festival who create a special seven-course dinner for the guests, paired with award-winning wines and the 2018 champion "Best in Fest Brew.”

If you are interested in sponsoring or being an exhibitor at the festival, visit For further questions please contact Carrie Hughes, Director of Development & Public Relations for Casa Pacifica at (805) 366-4011, or by email at

Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families is a crisis-care and residential treatment facility for abused, neglected, or at-risk children in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties. The agency is the largest non-profit provider of children’s mental health services in both counties and administers a number of community-based programs designed to strengthen families and keep children in their homes and communities. For more information about Casa Pacifica visit its website or call the Development Department at (805) 445-7800.

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 Valeria Velasco