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Saturday, May 25th

Maxville Winery

Join the Maxville Winery Memorial Day Club Party! Rex will be there while The Oyster Girls serve up delicious oysters, David London provides live music, and Chef Stefano shares small bites. Club members receive complimentary tickets otherwise visit Eventbrite to purchase yours. The property holds some of the best views of the Napa Valley. This party is not to be missed. Rex will feature SIDEWAYS NEW ZEALAND and share all the stories behind the original novel and Academy Award-winning movie. Get signed and inscribed copies of all his books while you ask your burning SIDEWAYS questions from the man who created it all.   

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Asuncion Ridge Vineyards
Paso Robles, CA

Rex Pickett will be with his friends at Asuncion Ridge signing copies of his novels and interacting with fans. Stop by, enjoy Asuncion Ridge's amazing wines and interact with Rex. 

No tickets required. Visit Asuncion Ridge's website for hours and Tasting experiences. 

Rex will be there from 2-4pm. 

Saturday, June 1st

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Sunday, June 2nd

Paso Pinot Paella Festival 
Paso Robles, CA 

Rex Pickett joins the Paso Pinot Producers and talented local chefs for an afternoon of great wine, creative Paella dishes, and live music. Grab a copy of Sideways, then visit each local chef and taste the talent of the Central Coast in each unique Paella to pair with the local Pinot Noirs. 

Rex is honored to recognize Marc and Maggie Goldberg on their 19th and final year as the organizers of this festival. He'll be in the mic, sharing well wishes for this innovative and inspirational couple, and all the work they've done for Paso Robles and Windward Vineyard.  

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An Evening of SIDEWAYS

Join Rex Pickett, Author of SIDEWAYS for a discussion about the creation of the novel, which became the famous film directed by Alexander Payne. This isn't your regular book discussion. Rex tells it all. The evening will include a Q&A and raffle prizes for attendees. He will also tease the next installment of the series. 

Rex will have all four novels available for purchase: SIDEWAYS, SIDEWAYS OREGON, SIDEWAYS CHILE, SIDEWAY NEW ZEALAND. He'll be there to sign and inscribe them all. 

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Thursday, August 29th

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An Evening of SIDEWAYS

Join Rex Pickett, Author of SIDEWAYS for a discussion about the creation of the novel, which became the famous film directed by Alexander Payne. This isn't your regular book discussion. Rex tells it all. The evening will include a Q&A and raffle prizes for attendees. He will also tease the next installment of the series. 

Rex will have all four novels available for purchase: SIDEWAYS, SIDEWAYS OREGON, SIDEWAYS CHILE, SIDEWAY NEW ZEALAND. He'll be there to sign and inscribe them all. 

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Thursday, August 29th

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More Events Details
Coming Soon

July 2024

Windsor, CA

October 2024

SIDEWAYS 20th Anniversary Screening at the Sebastiani Theatre, Sonoma, CA

November 2024

Palm Springs, CA

More Coming Soon!

Email rexpickettbooks.com if you're interested in bringing Rex to your winery of event! 

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EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Come out and join the fun. Bring Pinot. 

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