FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 4, 2015
DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL SERVICES
Prairie Center Arts Foundation, 201 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg, IL 60193
Contact: Theresa Olvera, Executive Director (847) 923-3608, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Prairie Center Arts Foundation’s wine tasting event, Come Wine with Me, returns for its second year on Saturday, April 18 at 7 p.m. at the Schaumburg Prairie Center for the Arts. Participants will enjoy tastings from a variety of area wineries and micro-breweries. Pairing demonstrations, music courtesy of the Schaumburg Youth Orchestra and Schaumburg Youth Choir, and light appetizers will also be available at the event.
Admission is $35 and includes lite fare for noshing and a commemorative wine glass. Tasting guides will be distributed for note-taking, and guests will be able to take home their favorite tastes – featured wines will be available for purchase at the event. Participating distributors currently include: d’Vine Wine & Gifts, 90+ Winery, Tantika Imports, J. Lohr Wines, Abruzzi Wines, Shaw Ross Wines, Southern Wine and Spirits, PRP International, Granite City Food & Brewery, RAM Restaurant & Brewery, Copper Fiddle Distillery and Samuel Adams. Special thanks to My Chef Station/Baby Carrots Catering for conducting food demonstrations, Whole Foods for providing appetizers and Sportsman’s Cardinal Liquors in Schaumburg for their support of this event.
Proceeds from the event will benefit Prairie Center Youth programs including Schaumburg Youth Orchestra, Schaumburg Dance Ensemble, Schaumburg Youth Choir, Schaumburg Summer Theater and Screen Test Student Fest.
The Prairie Center Arts Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, dedicated to the growth and excellence of cultural arts in Schaumburg. The Foundation fulfills its mission by securing grants, corporate sponsorships and individual donations, and by hosting special events. The Foundation supports the Prairie Center Youth programs, Theatre Buddies and Arts Partners outreach programs for at-risk youth and underserved populations and helps to offset costs for the season of entertainment at the Prairie Center.
Tickets for Come Wine with Me at the Prairie Center are $35 and can be ordered online at www.prairiecenter.org or by calling 847-895-3600. The Prairie Center is located at 201 Schaumburg Ct., Schaumburg, IL.