On Friday, May 6, Giant Center will host the 2011 Wine Festival in Hershey, featuring vintners from around the world. Proceeds from this exclusive event once again benefit the Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital building campaign. The 2010 Wine Festival raised $120,000 to support the construction of the new freestanding Children’s Hospital.
This special event offers two distinct experiences. The VIP Tasting from 5 to 6:30 p.m. will feature exclusive access for guests to taste premiere wine selections from participating vineyards. During the Grand Tasting from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., winemakers from around the world will introduce guests to their featured wines. Select wine will be sold on-site through the PA Liquor Control Board with concierge service to cars. Parking for the event is free.
Tickets for this event are limited and are expected to sell out. Cost is $95 for the VIP Tasting and $45 for the Grand Tasting. To purchase tickets, call the Giant Center Box Office at 717-534-3911, or visit http://www.WineFestivalinHershey.com online.