PITTSBURGH, Dec. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Come and select your favorite vintage at the 14th Annual Pittsburgh Wine Festival. The festival returns to Heinz Field on Thursday, May 5, 2016.
For a limited time only, half price tickets will be available on the Pittsburgh Wine Festival website (www.pittsburghwinefestival.com) starting on Friday, December 18. This special offer includes a VIP Tasting ticket for $125 or a Grand Tasting tickets for $62.50.
The festival will once again give people the opportunity to sample hundreds of the world's very best wines, and provides attendees a chance to talk with top wine connoisseurs from around the globe.
"One doesn't have to be an aficionado to enjoy this festival," says Dale Markham, event consultant for the festival. "The event has grown every year and now features something for everyone's taste, whether you are a novice or expert on wines."
Markham can't believe how the festival has changed over the years. "It has been amazing to watch the Wine Festival grow in Pittsburgh over the past 14 years. The wine community has really embraced the Festival and helped to shape it into what it has become," he says.
The 2016 Festival will be held at Heinz Field East and West Club lounges on May 5, 2016. The VIP tasting runs from 5 pm – 7 pm, and the Grand Tasting runs from 7 pm – 9 pm. In addition to sampling a wide variety of wines from all over the globe, attendees can will also learn about different types of wine and winemaking, all while enjoying delicious gourmet fare.
The Pittsburgh Wine Festival is a production of Pittsburgh Wine Festival LLC and has been featured throughout the national press, including USA Today, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Wine Enthusiast, The Wine Spectator and The Quarterly Review of Wine.
Where to buy tickets
Tickets can be purchased online at PittsburghWineFestival.com.
Ed Harrell, Dale Markham, and PLCB spirits specialists are available for interviews. Please call Anna Radder to make arrangements, 412.586.5840 x10.
SOURCE Pittsburgh Wine Festival