Local winemakers will compete Oct. 20 at the 11th
annual Taste of Italy, one of the longest-running fund raisers for the Brownsville Area Revitalization Corp. (BARC)
Tickets go on sale Sept. 1. The Taste of Italy will be held in the Brownsville
Sons of Italy, Frank Ricco Lodge 731, at 16 Race St., beginning at 6
p.m. Tickets are $35 in advance- $40 at the door. Tickets are available by contacting BARC's office at 724-785-9331. The
office, located in the Flatiron Building, 69 Market St., Brownsville, is
open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The evening features homemade wine
tastings, the gift of a customized wine glass and hors d'oeuvres plus
the opportunity to participate in the balloting for the People's Choice
Award. As well as wine baskets, a Chinese auction and Envelope game.