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Visit Temecula Valley Congratulations Kodi Lee on Winning America's Got Talent

Friday, September 20, 2019 8:00 AM by Annette Brown

Temecula Valley’s favorite regular entertainer Kodi Lee wins America’s Got Talent (AGT) on last night’s performance. Kodi Lee received the Golden Buzzer by Gabrielle Union during his first performance on the show. This was no surprise to Temecula Valley, he’s been a favorite performer at wineries, restaurants, and special events for years. Since appearing on AGT, his fan based has overflowed out of Temecula Valley and now he’s loved across the world.

After performing at Lorimary Winery for more than three years, he has definitely become a member of the Lorimar Winery family.

“He’s so talented, the crowds here love him. It’s been great to watch the world discover Kodi. We couldn’t be prouder of him and how he’s going after his dreams. He’s an inspiration to all of us,” says Sara Cox, Marketing Director, Lorimar Winery.

Kodi began playing locally as a young music student and developed into a favorite entertainer over the years. He can regularly be seen playing at several of the wineries and restaurants in Temecula Valley.

Musical talent in Temecula Valley is not unusual. Many Temecula Valley residents have competed on America’s Got Talent, The Voice, and American Idol, including Lee Koch, Brewer Boys, Hayley Stayner, Alaina Blair, Xenia Martinez, Lindsey Carrier, Anatalia Villaranda, Cole Criske, Bekuh Boom, On Being Human, Metal Mulisha Fitz Army, and The Tapping Dads. Music band Temecula Road is also getting their taste of fame, signing with Buena Vista Records and opening for Martina McBride, Josh Turner, and Kenny Rogers to name a few.  

Visitors can enjoy live music performances are year round from some of these performs as well as others, find out where under events at

About Visit Temecula Valley
Laid back, picturesque Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country welcomes more than three million visitors each year. It is a year-round vacation destination, located 60 minutes from San Diego, Orange County, and Palm Springs; 90 minutes from Los Angeles.

Temecula Valley Wine Country is widely recognized for its scenic vineyards, award-winning wines, and experiential wineries. The popular boutique destination includes the Temecula Valley A.V.A. (American Viticulture Area) as well as historic Old Town Temecula, and Pechanga Resort Casino. It also was named as a 2019 Wine Enthusiast 10 Best Wine Travel Destination.

Visit Temecula Valley is the region’s official tourism marketing organization and resource for visitors. The Visitors Center is located in Old Town Temecula. For visitor information and assistance, please call (888) 363-2852 or go to

Author: Annette Brown

If you see, hear or read about Temecula Valley, chances are it originated from Annette. When not pitching stories, she’s is often traveling around Temecula Valley showing media the amazing people and places that make the destination an unforgettable experience. Nearly 30 years, Annette has been working in public relations and marketing. Annette joined the Visit Temecula team in 2011 and is the Director of Public Relations.