Sip Wine on the Napa Train: Second Foundation for Packaging Education Fundraising Event

The Foundation for Packaging Education is delighted to announce that registration is open for its highly anticipated 2nd fundraising event, scheduled to take place from Tuesday, July 16 to Friday, July 18, 2024, at the luxurious Silverado Resort & Spa in the heart of Napa Valley, California.

Dinner on the Napa Valley Wine Train Embark on a memorable journey aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train, a meticulously restored historic train. Participants will enjoy a scenic wine country tour, indulge in a sumptuous 3-course dinner, and savor exquisite wine tasting throughout the evening.

Golf at the Silverado South Course Golf enthusiasts can take advantage of a morning round at the Silverado South Course. Surrounded by the picturesque landscape of Napa Valley, this experience is sure to be both challenging and rewarding.

Hands-On Cooking Experience, Lunch, and Wine Tasting at the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) Immerse yourself in the culinary arts with a hands-on cooking experience at the renowned Culinary Institute of America. Following the cooking session, participants will enjoy a delectable lunch paired with exquisite wine tastings.

Napa Valley Winery Tours, Tastings, and Lunch Explore the wineries of Napa Valley with guided tours, wine tastings, and a delightful lunch. This segment of the event promises a rich and educational experience, providing insights into the art and science of winemaking.

“Don’t pass up the opportunity to spend time with friends and colleagues while enjoying experiences in the breathtaking Napa Valley in support of the Foundation for Packaging Education, said AICC President Mike D’Angelo. “The Foundation for Packaging Education is your future.”

This premier networking event supports the Foundation’s mission of advancing packaging education in the industry but also provides an unforgettable experience in the heart of Napa Valley.

Registration is now open, with limited spots available. To secure your place at this extraordinary event, please visit   For questions contact Cindy Huber at or Laura Mihalick at or 703.836.2422.

Our Purpose

The Foundation for Packaging Education will help create a stronger workforce in corrugated, folding carton, and rigid box manufacturing plants by providing more educational opportunities throughout the industry.