Summer is truly around the corner in Cleveland, which means there are a lot of upcoming festivals. Among them is the much-anticipated 2013 Cleveland Wine Festival presented by Giant Eagle. This 2013 event takes place in the beautiful Voinovich Park in downtown Cleveland on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15, 2013. You won’t want to miss this two day long celebration of wine, beer, food, and entertainment! Plus, we have the priviledge of giving away two pairs of tickets to our readers–read on to learn how you can win!
Guests of the 2013 Cleveland Wine Festival will enjoy tastings of over 300 wines from across the world, giving wine lovers the opportunity to learn about new and exciting varieties. A full list of the wineries and wines can be found online here. In addition to tastings, wine lovers will expand their knowledge through a variety of wine seminars and cooking demonstrations.
This year’s Cleveland Wine Festival will also feature the Best of Belgium Tour presented by Stella Artois. Enjoy tastings of Stella Artois, Hoegaarden, Leffe Blonde, and Leffe Brune, along with a presentation by special guest and Belgian Master Beer Sommelier Marc Stroobrandt. Beer drinkers will also have the chance to sample a variety of Goose Island Vintage Ales.
Live music will be provided by Llyod Dobler Effect, with wine demonstrations taking place twice each day.
Food will also be available, provided by vendors Angelo’s Pizza, Bailey’s Boardwalk Fries, Manna Food Truck, Mediterranean Cuisine, The Original Greek Gyro, and Scott’s Fire & Ice.
Learn more about the Cleveland Wine Festival online here, and be sure to follow the event on Twitter and Facebook.
A single adult wine tasting ticket includes one day admission to the festival, a souvenir wine glass, ten tastings, event program, food and wine seminars, cooking demonstrations, musical entertainment, and the opportunity to purchase wine at a discount. Advance tickets are $29 (available until 10:00 p.m. Thursday, June 13), or $35 at the door. Buy your tickets online here, or call 877-772-5425 for phone orders.
Designated driver tickets are also available for just $10 in advance or at the door and include two non-alcoholic drinks and all entertainment. These tickets can also be purchased online or by phone.
We’re giving away TWO pairs of FREE tickets!
Because of the Cleveland Wine Festival’s generosity, we’re able to provide you with the opportunity to win one of two pairs of tickets to the event! Enter to win below:
a Rafflecopter giveaway
You have from now until June 8, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. EST to enter. Two winners will be drawn randomly and we will announce them on Monday, June 10, 2013. You have to respond within 24 hours of being contacted, or another winner will be selected. Good luck!
Disclosure: In exchange for covering the event, we were provided with two pairs of tickets to giveaway and two media passes to attend the 2013 Cleveland Wine Festival.
Photo provided by the Cleveland Wine Festival.