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Bacchus Wine & Food Festival at the Virginia Living Museum

February 7, 2014 (Fri) from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Virginia Living Museum

524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, Virginia 23601
Phone: 757-595-1900
Cost: $50 before Jan. 31, $60 after, Divine Reception $100

Event Details

Event ID #512379
Wine OR Wine & Food Event    Tags:   Wine   Walk Around Tasting   Music   Charity Fundraiser  

Join us in the Garden of Earthly Delights, where our "gods and goddesses" await you! At the Virginia Living Museum's annual gala fundraiser, you'll taste fine wines from around the world and fabulous food selections by area restaurants, plus live entertainment and a silent auction. Voted "Best in the 757" for Events & Galas by Hampton Roads Magazine (now Coastal Virginia magazine) in 2013.

At the main event, 7-10 p.m., enjoy a wide variety of wines, local restaurant samples, live entertainment and huge silent auction all in one evening to support science education. Your ticket to the main event includes a complimentary wine glass and tasting plate for food and wine samples throughout both levels of the museum and in its Wild Side Cafe. Tickets are $50 by Jan. 31, $60 after.

Even more awaits you at the Divine Reception, from 6 to 7 p.m. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres by Riverwalk Restaurant, top rated wine selections, exclusive silent auction and live music by Ashley Wenner. This "VIP Experience" takes place prior to the main event. Tickets are $100 and include the 7-10 p.m. main event.

Purchase tickets online or call 757-595-1900.

Other participating restaurants: Abuelos, Bella Cakes, Cozzy's Comedy Club & Tavern, Cyprus Grille, Moe's Southwest Grill, Montero's Restaurant, Nawab Indian Cuisine, Schlesinger's, Smoke BBQ Restaurant, Sunrise Pizzeria, The Point, Trader Joe's, Wild Side Cafe.

Entertainment by Blue Ribbon, The Sunshowers, Louis Vangieri, Sam's the Hero, Whiskey Rose, Magic of Hugh Koontz.

Presented by Old Point National Bank and sponsored by Kaufman & Canoles and Associated Distributors.

Posted By: Virginia Living Museum

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