The Columbus Summer Wine Festival Returns to Downtown Columbus August 24th 2019
Event looking to become premier celebration of Ohio Wines
Confirmed Winery’s Include: Camelot Cellars, Susec Chalet & Winery, Via Vecchia Winery, The Winery at Versailles, Herrenhaus Elflien, Wishmaker House Winery, Uprising Meadowworks, Lincoln Way Vineyards, Dutch Creek Winery, Buckeye Winery, Bent Ladder, Plum Run Winery, ChateauTebeau Vineyaerd & Winery, Its Your Winery, Old Mason Winery, Alexandre Lamone Wine, Olde Schoolhouse Vineyard & Winery, Gillig Winery, WeinBau Elflein, Vinberige Vineyard.
Columbus, Ohio—MGNOW, the Columbus based event firm behind many of the areas award-winning festivals, and CD102.5, the region’s largest independent radio station, are pleased to announce the 2nd annual Columbus Summer Wine Festival, taking place on Saturday, August 24th 2 pm – 10 pm at the Columbus Commons. The event, designed to showcase Ohio wines, will benefit the children’s’ charity CD102.5 for the Kids.
The day-long celebration will also feature artisan exhibits, food trucks, specialty food items, and live musical entertainment. The event promises to provide a little bit of something for everyone in a location that is festival friendly.
“CD102.5 for the Kids is happy to be partnering with Mike [Gallicchio] and MGNow. Not only will the event assist in supporting a fantastic cause right here in central Ohio, but it will help support the Ohio wine industry by providing a new opportunity to feature the state’s grape industry,” stated Randy Malloy, chief executive officer of WWCD 102.5.
Winery, vendor, and sponsor applications are now being accepted for the event. By the time the festival rolls out in August, over fifteen wineries, food trucks and 20 specialty artisans/vendors are expected. Attendance is projected at 6,000 guests.
Tickets for the event go on sale January 14th Admission starts at $20 and will include samplings, entertainment, and access to the festival grounds. Festival hours are 2 pm-10 PM. Guests must be 21 and over to participate in the samplings.
For more information about the event or to become a participating winery, vendor, or sponsor, please contact Mike Gallicchio at MGNow by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About CD102.5 for the Kids
CD102.5 for the Kids was designed as an avenue for WWCD 102.5 to be better utilize the power of the airwaves. Proceeds raised go to accredited organizations that provide support and assistance to children and families in the central Ohio area.
CD102.5 is locally owned and operated with a strong philanthropic philosophy of giving back to the community with the help of listeners, staff, and clients.
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About Mike Gallicchio and MGNow!
MGNow! located in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the area’s premier event firms. Led by event veteran, Mike Gallichio, the firm is responsible for some of the most notable events in the area including: The Columbus Food Truck Festival, The Ohio Bacon Festival, Park Street Festival and a host of other community based festivals.
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