$5 – $50

GLSIFT May 2019 Traverse City Wine and Cherry Weekend

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Hotel Indigo

263 W Grandview Pkwy

Traverse City, MI 49684

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Join us for a fun food and wine filled weekend in Traverse City! Activities are planned both Friday and Saturday for our group. We will enjoy Traverse City's finest gems with a visit to Black Star Farms, and Shoreline Fruit Cherry Orchard. Details Below!


Note- This is a multi-day event with optional add-on's please pay attention to the segments you would like to register for. Please read full details below of event.


Friday 5/10/2019 - Black Star Farms Vineyard Tour and Fresh Clam/Shrimp Boil - Transportation Provided

Black Star Farms Vineyard Tour and Clam/Shrimp Boil (10844 E Revold Rd, Suttons Bay, MI 49682)

Schedule:

4:30pm: Transportation Pick Up from Hotel Indigo. Transportation Provided by Blue Lakes by the Bay

**Please ensure you are at the entrance of Hotel Indigo by 4:30pm for pick up to Black Star Farms

5:00pm: Black Star Farms Vineyard Tour and Wine Tasting

6:30pm: Cocktail Hour with Appetizers

7:00pm: Boil Off Presentation (includes history of shrimp/clam boils)

7:30pm: Fresh Clam/Shrimp Boil Dinner service (chicken option for those who do not enjoy fish)

9:30pm: Blue Lakes by the Bay Pick up at Black Star to return to Hotel Indigo

Menu:

Wine - Included in Ticket Price

Appetizers

Main Course Choices

  1. Clam Boil – Clams, shrimp, sausage, corn on the cob, potatoes, creamy coleslaw, house-made bread, seasonal dessert
  2. Chicken Pomodoro with Heirloom Tomato and Fresh Mozzarella with Basil Pesto (GF), with seasonal dessert - For Non Seafood Eating Guests

**NOTE: If you would like to come to the dinner portion ONLY of Friday's event please contact Chelsey Timm (262 623 2935) for transportation options.

Saturday 5/11/2019 - Transportation NOT Provided for Saturday Events

Shoreline Fruit Cherry Orchard Tour and Speaker

Schedule:

Arrive at Shoreline Fruit at 9:45am.

10am - 12pm : Shoreline Fruit Cherry Orchard Tour

The group will be given a tour of the cherry orchard (Trees should be in full bloom!) on hay wagons. The owners and growers will speak about the history of Shoreline Fruit, current business, and the cherry growing season

Meet at:

Cherry Bay Orchards

2801 N. Jacobson Rd.

Suttons Bay MI 49682

**Additional directions and parking information will be sent to attendees before event date.


Hotel Booking Information:

20 Rooms on Friday 5/10 and Saturday 5/11 are blocked for our group at the Hotel Indigo. The Group Rate is $$179.00 + taxes/fees per night. Valet Parking at hotel is $12/Night. Please ask for the GLSIFT room block. Attendees can still call after this date, however the group rate may not be available.

HOTEL BOOKING INSTRUCTIONS:

Booking Online Instructions: Please Click on this Link GLS Institute. Go to BOOK ONLINE in the top right corner. The NES Group Code is already populated for you. Input the dates you plan to stay (5/10 or 5/11 or both), and the rooms will populate.

Booking Over the Phone Instructions: Please Call The Hotel Indigo 231 932 0500. Press 1 for Reservations. Tell the operator you would like to book a room under the desired dates. The BLOCK CODE is NES. The GROUP CODE is GLS INSTITUTE.

Ticket Instructions:

Please ensure you select the correct Ticket(s) for the events you plan to attend.

If you have questions regarding the event please contact Chelsey Timm at 262 623 2935 or chelsey.timm@rd.nestle.com.

Note: Refunds for tickets can be received 7 days before start of the event. Hotel cancellations are subject to the hotels cancellation policy, not IFT's refund policy.

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Hotel Indigo

263 W Grandview Pkwy

Traverse City, MI 49684

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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