PITTSBURGH, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kick off your summer with a visit to Heinz Field for the annual Pittsburgh Wine Festival on Thursday, May 8, 2014. The East and West Club Lounges will play host to 170 vendors pouring over 500 domestic and international wines during the annual festival.
From red to white, sparkling to rose, and everything in between, VIP attendees will sample from 5 pm to 9 pm, and Grand Tasting guests will taste from 7 pm to 9 pm. While VIP tickets are completely sold out, a limited amount of Grand Tasting tickets are priced two-for-one ($125 for two) for purchase on PittsburghWineFestival.com.
This year's festival will feature 15 year NBA veteran John Salley pouring wine at the Vegan Vine Wines sampling table. Vegan Vine Wines are grown and produced by Clos LaChance Winery, a family-owned and operated winery located in Northern California. The new Auto Palace Lounge, another highlight of this year's soiree, will have Duane Rieder pouring Engine House 25 wines, surrounded by two of sleekest Porsches in Pittsburgh.
Mingle with winery representatives, expand your palate, and enhance your knowledge while enjoying wines from all over the world during the 12th annual Pittsburgh Wine Festival.
Where to buy tickets
Tickets can be purchased online at PittsburghWineFestival.com.
Sponsors and Beneficiary
The 2014 Pittsburgh Wine Festival is produced by the Pittsburgh Wine Festival LLC, and presented by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board and UPMC. Proceeds benefit Innovation and Discovery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Ed Harrell, Dale Markham, and PLCB spirits specialists are available for interviews. Please call Anna Radder to make arrangements, 412.621.7494 x10.
SOURCE Pittsburgh Wine Festival