Sip, Stroll & Shop Your Way through the Wheaton Wine Walk

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For immediate release: 06/17/2019

For information contact: Paula Barrington paula@downtownwheaton.com, 630-682-0633

 

Sip, Stroll & Shop Your Way through the

Wheaton Wine Walk

Wheaton, Il, June 17, 2019 –The Downtown Wheaton Association is hosting the 4th annual Wheaton Wine Walk on Thursday, August 8 from 5:00pm to 8:30pm in historic Downtown Wheaton. This year’s event will feature new tasting locations, an enhanced Paint & Sip experience and discounts or chances to win wonderful prizes from the tasting locations (no purchase necessary to enter the drawings), including:

  • 25% off of a dinner for 2 at Five & Hoek

  • 15% off the entire store during the Wine Walk at Jeans & A Cute Top Shop

  • BOGO coupon for sippers who make Kimmer's Ice Cream their last tasting location

  • 10% off during the tasting, some exclusions apply, at Miroballi Shoes

  • coupon for half off a bottle of wine at Muldoon’s Irish Pub

  • 10% off of retail products and a drawing for a gift basket valued at $250 at C’Zar

  • discount on the Kevin Murphy retail line at One Love The Hair Experience

  • 15% off a catering order of $100 or more at Shane’s Deli

  • one free trial music lesson on any instrument or voice for new students at Suburban Music

  • coupon for $5 OFF a bottle of wine purchase from Tasting deVine

  • a two-bottle wine tote and an additional chance to enter one of the drawings at the tasting locations for the first 500 participants who check in

  • and more!    

Also new this year will be transportation including the “wine bus” and a Tuk Tuk to take participants around to the various tasting locations in style.

Participants who are feeling creative can purchase a ticket for The Sipping Muse Paint & Sip event immediately following the Wine Walk and create an extra special souvenir. The ticket costs $15 and includes the participant’s choice of a blank red or white stemless 12oz. glass; painting supplies; instruction in a paint studio including how to prepare your glass, what brushes to use and painting techniques; individual attention from artists on staff; guidelines for curing and caring for your glass and a chance to win a public canvas event for 4!

The Wheaton Wine Walk remains a sip and stroll event featuring wines from around the world hosted at many Downtown Wheaton merchants. Participants will sip, stroll and shop their way through Downtown Wheaton while tasting fine wines. Tastings begin at the new Martin Memorial Plaza where participants will check in and pick up their tasting ticket, wine glass and walking map to all the tasting locations. The first 500 attendees to check in will receive a bonus wine tote and an additional chance to enter one of the drawings at the tasting locations!

Participants will enjoy 12 one ounce tastings in their souvenir wine glass. The Wheaton Wine Walk happens rain or shine. Tickets are $35 per person in advance and $40 per person at the event. Additional tastings will be available for purchase at the event and will cost $5 for three one ounce pours or $15 for 12 one ounce pours. Participants must be 21 to participate and will need to present their picture ID at check-in to confirm their age. Tickets can be purchased at downtownwheaton.com.

About Downtown Wheaton Association
The Downtown Wheaton Association promotes the downtown Wheaton community with a mission to build and maintain a healthy, vibrant Downtown Wheaton.

For tickets and information, visit: downtownwheaton.com

 

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