Taste, Explore and Celebrate! Downtown Glen Ellyn announces a new premier event of shopping and wine tasting among 15 businesses – only 150 tickets will be sold!
Only 150 tickets will be sold for Downtown Glen Ellyn’s Third Annual Wines & Finds, a wine tasting and shopping event. Father’s Day is around the corner. Celebrate that special dad in your life! Couples, friends and wine enthusiasts are invited to spend Thursday, June 16th enjoying the Downtown and all that it offers.
Taste. Begin at the registration spot listed on your ticket and receive your very own Wines & Finds glass for the tour with a program detailing the participating businesses and their food and wine pairings. Each store will offer two selections to taste and all wines will be available to be ordered for pickup on a future date. A wide variety of distributors, offering their wine expertise will be available throughout the hosting boutiques. Wines will range from “everyday values” to “Oh my gosh, that’s good!”
Explore. Downtown Glen Ellyn has an amazing number of boutiques worth discovering. Perhaps your interest is culinary based. Marcel’s Culinary Experience is a cooks’ wonderland and Marchė is their new sister store and your headquarters for cheese. Are you looking for something to spice up your olive oil selection? Specialty balsamic vinegars and olive oils from Olive N Vinnie’s Olive Oil and Balsamic Bar are available for tasting and buying to take home to dress your salads and meals. The Sweet Shoppe isn’t just for the kids. You are going to find adult treats that will have you questioning why you thought the candy store was just for kids. Are you in the market for something fashionable to wear this spring? Enchantments, Paisley on Main, M and Em’s, AliKat, Kelsey Resale and our newest boutique Jayne are bursting with options for you to enjoy. Larc Jewelers welcomes you with spectacular choices amongst their jewelry. And have you visited Courier Travel yet? Planning a vacation has never been easier. Even the Bookstore has that summer beach read you have been waiting to explore.
Celebrate. Summer is here and soon will be Father’s Day, Graduations, and the season for weddings. Several promotions with awesome shopping specials will be one of the highlights of the event. Take the time today to buy those gifts as you enjoy the ambiance of the day! End your adventure after 8pm at Cabernet & Co. for one last taste and enter a drawing at 8:20pm for the grand prize basket. And don’t forget the many restaurants waiting to welcome you to dinner!
Tickets are $30 before June 10th and $35/at the door (should tickets not sell out.) Visit www.downtownglenellyn.com for more details and to purchase tickets. Many thanks to our sponsors Quaid and Rooney Distinctive Real Estate, Keller Williams Premiere Properties and Pattie Murray, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group.