Venue: East End Bazaar
Address: 1428 Washington St. E
(Corner of Washington St. E & Ruffner Ave.)
Date: Saturday, September 24th, 2016
Time: 3:00 P – 7:00 P
The East End Bazaar will host Sips & Sweets September 24th, 2016 from 3:00 P – 7:00 P as their newest fundraising event. Sips & Sweets will encompass over 30 East Coast wines and ten wineries found along the Appalachian Trail and a bake off between five of the Kanawha Valley’s best bakeries. Each bakery will create a special dessert paired to a selected dessert wine and subsequently be judged by a panel of wine and sweets experts. The winning bakery will receive an award created by an East End Bazaar artisan.
Two ticket options are available for attendees. 400 General Admission tickets are available for $25 per ticket, which includes a branded wine glass, wine samples, wine tickets, and gate access at 4 PM. VIP tickets are purchasable for $50 and are only available online. Only 100 are available and include: a 12 oz. Sips & Sweets Branded wine glass created by Blenko Glass, two additional wine tickets, early 3 PM access, and all General Admission perks. General Admission tickets can also be purchased at the Kanawha City and West Side Drug Emporium locations.
East End Bazaar and Sips & Sweets media sponsor 100.9 The Mix will hold a live remote at Sips & Sweets and have on-air ticket give-aways leading up to the event. Following The Mix Remote from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM, local band GrooveHeavy will provide the entertainment for the evening from 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM.
In addition to wine, sweets, and entertainment, Sips & Sweets will feature eight East End Bazaar artisans. East End restaurants, Bricks & Barrels and Paterno’s at the Park, and East End Bazaar food vendor, Nona’s Wood-Fired Pizza, have agreed to be the event’s food vendors. Special thanks to our title sponsor Drug Emporium and media sponsor 100.9 The Mix!
Vendors (To Date):
GrooveHeavy 4:30 P – 6:30 P
The following wineries, cideries, and mazeries have been confirmed for Sips & Sweets:
Dr. Frank Wines
Forks of Cheat