VIP At Winter Wine Festival

January 27, 2019 | Schuster Center


January 27, 2019


Sunday 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

VIP Session 1 p.m.-2 p.m.

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Enjoy the VIP experience at the Winter Wine Festival! VIP’s enjoy everything that’s included with the Winter Wine Festival, plus an exclusive session with Mary Horn, the Vice President of Wine Sales & Education for the Heidelberg Distributing Family of Companies in Ohio and Kentucky.

In addition to her role at Heidelberg, Mary is a member of the Society of Wine Educators, a Certified Specialist of Wine, a Certified Specialist of Spirits, an Advanced Sommelier (Level III) through the Court of Master Sommeliers, Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) Level 3, a Certified Sake Professional through the Sake Education Council, a wine, sake and spirits writer and has lectured and taught at innumerable venues, colleges and universities.  As an active and dynamic educator, Mary has devoted her life to being an evangelist for the culture and art of the wine and food experience and strives to enlighten anyone that will open their mind and palette to the same.

After your VIP experience from 1-2 p.m., head down to the WINTER WINE FESTIVAL featuring more than 50 wines in the Schuster Center’s beautiful Wintergarden. Visit themed stations and explore wines with the wine experts at each station, including: Wines of Italy and France, Great Wines Under $30, Wines of the Southern Hemisphere, The Great Northwest, Sweet Wines, Red Blends of Interest, and Rare Find Wines. You’ll be inspired by great conversations and a fun afternoon.

A buying guide will be provided for attendees to make notes and retail purchases will be available at the end of the event. There will be a 10% discount on cases purchased.

Tickets to the VIP Experience include the VIP session, entry to the WINTER WINE FESTIVAL, samples from each wine station, an artisan cheeses and charcuterie station during the WINTER WINE FESTIVAL, and parking in The Arts Garage.

Must be 21 or older to purchase and participate. Please drink responsibly.

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Age Recommendation

Must be 21 or older to attend.