Taste of Summer Wine Tasting and Fundraiser
Media Partner: triangle.com
Friday, June 21, 6-9p
Visual Art Exchange Galleries
Join us for an inspiring start to summer! The Taste of Summer Wine Tasting and Fundraiser will feature wines from around the world and artwork from across North Carolina on the first night of summer. Our sponsor Ararat Imports is bringing a selection of wine from the best regions in the world including France, Italy, Armenia and California. These fine wines will be paired with heavy hors d'oeuvres from Empire Eats’ fabulous downtown Restaurants. Proceeds benefit VAE and its programs for artists.
Guests will get to meet local artists as well as enter our Great Landscapes Raffle, you could win a getaway to a great NC destination or landscape services that can help you create your own retreat. VAE will feature Scope: The North Carolina Exhibit as well as a handful of featured local artists. The selected wines will be available for sale during the event, with a percentage of proceeds going to VAE’s programs for artists.
Tickets are $25 each ($20 for VAE artist members). Tickets available on eventbrite or through the gallery.
In addition, for recognition at the event please look at our event sponsorships!
Host Sponsors $200
Two complimentary tickets
Bottle of signature wine
Name Recognition on:
o Website and digital communications prior to the event to over 8,000 supporters.
o VAE and SPARKcon’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to over 5,000 social media subscribers
o Printed materials at Wine Tasting
Cash Bar: Buy a full glass of the wines selected for tasting or refresh you palate with a glass of San Pellegrino or water.
Registration is limited to 100 people.
When & Where
PechaKucha Night Raleigh
We are the PechaKucha Night Raleigh chapter. Our mission is to increase awareness about what the local community has to offer via 20 x 20 PechaKucha format and imaginative storytelling. A lot of passion and knowledge exists in the Triangle area on a variety of diverse topics and we'd like to showcase that passion.
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To learn more about global PechaKucha organization visit: http://www.pecha-kucha.org
We look forward to having this conversation!!