'Vines & Wines' to benefit OUNby jmaloni
Tickets are now on sale for the May 21 event "Vines & Wines" to benefit the horticulture program and its participants with intellectual and other developmental disabilities through the Niagara Floral Center and Greenhouse at Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara.
The event runs from 3-8 p.m. at the Merani Hotel Group's Four Points by Sheraton, 7001 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls.
Pre-sale tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) and may be purchased online at http://www.opportunitiesunlimited.org/index.php/greenhouse/store/or at the four admin buildings at Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara.
Admission includes wine tasting and one sheet of tickets for an imaginative home interiors and gardening basket auction. There will also be a high-end auction, wine raffle, chocolate tastings from Jacolatte and a cash bar. National garden expert David Clark will present grape growing tips and will raffle a personal landscape consultation.
Current participating wineries include Chateau Niagara Winery, Schulze Vineyards & Winery, Vizcarra Wineyards and Merritt Estate Winery.
Event co-chairs are Ona Sherman and Barbara Hathaway. Major sponsors include Merani Hotel Group and Niagara Frontier Publications. For more information, call 716-297-6400 or email [email protected].