DETROIT, Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The seventh annual Detroit Uncorked, presented by Ford Motor Company, in conjunction with Detroit Wine Organization, returns to the Ford Conference and Event Center September 30, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Since its inception, Detroit Uncorked has raised over $380,000 for The Children's Center.
Detroit Uncorked is one of the region's largest wine tasting events benefiting The Children's Center and Detroit Wine Organization. This year's event will feature hundreds of wines from around the world. Over 900 guests are expected to attend.
The General Admission ticket is $80, which includes light hors d'oeuvres, a tasting of over 300 wines, as well interactive Ford Motor Company vehicle displays with games and prizes, and a silent auction. A limited number of VIP Experience tickets are still available at $150 each, which includes all of the General Admission ticket perks plus a full strolling dinner, a rare and limited selections wine bar and live entertainment.
To purchase tickets, visit www.detroituncorked.com or call (313) 262-7123. Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend.
About The Children's Center
The Children's Center is one of the largest, most diverse and comprehensive frontline child-serving agencies in Michigan, providing over 25 programs addressing therapeutic & mental health needs of children, as well as foster care & adoptions. The Children's Center of Wayne County has been committed to meeting the needs and challenges of some of the most troubled children in the United States for over 80 years. For more information, please visit The Children's Center web site at www.thechildrenscenter.com.
About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 164,000 employees and about 70 plants worldwide, the company's automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information regarding Ford's products, please visit www.ford.com.
About Detroit Wine Organization
Detroit Wine Organization is a non-profit organization with nearly 4,000 members. The organization hosts wine tasting and instructional activities throughout the year aimed at promoting the understanding and enjoyment of wine. Proceeds from events benefit local children's charities. Membership is free. For more information, please visit www.detroitwine.org, or call 248-504-1962.
SOURCE The Children's Center of Wayne County