3:18 p.m., March 21, 2011----Newark's downtown will host its annual wine and dine extravaganza on Saturday, April 2. The event will feature delicious food from 17 of Newark's restaurants and more than 70 different types of wine.
Restaurant-wine pairings will be only $2 per two-ounce taste of wine. Also, all guests are encouraged to enter in a sweepstakes to win a grand prize up to $1,000 in downtown Newark shopping and dining. The first 2,000 attendees will receive a complimentary wine glass as well as a wine pouch.
No tickets are required. You simply pay as you go. You must be at least 21 years old with proper identification to participate in wine tastings. The event will last from 4-8 p.m.
The event is sponsored by the Downtown Newark Partnership, of which the University of Delaware is a member, United Distributors of Delaware, Wilmington Trust, TD Bank, Porter Automotive, Pennoni Associates, Parkway Gravel and the Newark Post.
Article by Katie McMullan