Registration for the 2014 Unified Wine & Grape Symposium will open Oct. 29.

The conference, the largest of its kind in North America, drew an estimated 13,000 participants last year.

It will be held on Jan. 28-30 in the Sacramento Convention Center, 1400 J St., Sacramento.

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Sonoma County Women’s March events

Jan. 19:

“Fueling the Resistance” cocktail party at the Arlene Francis Center in Santa Rosa, 6-9 p.m.

Jan. 20:

Santa Rosa’s Old Courthouse Square, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Sebastopol town square at noon

Sonoma Plaza at noon