Capital Region Wine Festival

Romancing the Grape
Saturday, March 12, 2016, 1:00 pm

On Saturday, March 12, Proctors is proud to host the 8th annual Capital Region Wine Festival,Romancing the Grape. A tremendously successful event with enthusiastic attendance every year! Romancing the Grape has become an annual, signature fundraiser with all proceeds benefiting 440 State Street Inc.  And this year, it’s better than ever!

The festival draws a diverse demographic ranging from fine wine connoisseurs drawn to a particular vintner to the weekend wine warrior eager to sample numerous wines in one setting.  All share an interest in the finer things in life.

Grand Tasting Affair  1pm - 4pm 
$50 per person
Sample a wide variety of exceptional red, white and sparkling wines. If you’re devoted to experiencing new tastes, you’ll adore this affair! Accompanied by an array of other temptations to enhance your experience. To make the afternoon complete, sample delights from local restaurants.

Designated Drivers
$25 per person
Choose from a variety of gourmet sodas, coffee and restaurant samples

Irresistible Live Auction 4 pm 
No charge
Even if you attend just to watch, it’s fun you won’t want to miss! We greet you with sparkling wine and then auction off wines for every taste and budget, jewelry and more! All to support Proctors. Bid on wines to suit your fancy or have a go at something new.

Wine Lover’s Package - Limited to 100 people only!
$100 per person
Take pleasure in the Grand Tasting from 1 – 4 pm, followed by the Irresistible Live Auction. Immediately after the auction, we’ll whisk you away to our private “Club Grand Vin” to taste the very best of the best, distinctive reserve wines (all valued at more than $100 a bottle) while enjoying butler-passed hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment; a captivating ending to a perfect day.

For more information, contact: Leesa Perazzo (518) 382-3884 ext. 187 or lperazzo@proctors.org

Personal Responsibility Statement: Proctors prides itself on offering a diverse selection of arts entertainment. Not all productions may appeal to or be appropriate for every person or for all ages. Patrons are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the shows we offer in order to make informed decisions prior to purchasing tickets.