SONOITA, Ariz., April 1, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Wilhelm Family Vineyards (WFV) will be attending multiple special events during the month of April 2013. Some events are fundraisers, and others are just fun: Temp Festival of the Arts; Chocolate and Wine Experience; Best of the Fest, Scottsdale Culinary Festival; Dan Felix Memorial’s Big Break Night Golf Fundraiser; and Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Festival.
Temp Festival of the Arts, April 5-7, 2013:
Wilhelm Family Vineyards will be pouring in the Arizona Wine Growers Association’s (AWGA) Wine Garden located at 730 South Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281. The Tempe Festival of the Arts consistently ranks among the Top 20 art festivals in the nation by Sunshine Artist and has received the Pinnacle Award from the International Festival and Events Association. The spring and fall events each attract nearly 225,000 visitors to the Mill Avenue District over the course of a 3-day weekend. Entry Fee into the wine garden is $15 and includes six tasting tickets with a commemorative tasting glass.
Chocolate and Wine Experience, Scottsdale Culinary Festival, April 10, 2013:
Wilhelm Family Vineyards will join the Valley’s top chocolatiers come together to provide your sweet tooth with an experience like none other: unique and wonderful chocolate creations expertly paired with wines from around the world. This event is hosted at the beautiful Talking Stick Resort, 9800 E Indian Bend Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85256. Event runs 7 – 10 p.m. Ticket prices are $50 per person.
Best of the Fest, Scottsdale Culinary Festival, April 14th, 2013:
Top off a week of culinary excitement with the festival’s grand finale – Best of the Fest. Wilhelm Family Vineyards along with ten amazing restaurants will create unique, five-course, wine-paired dinner’s crafted table-side by the chef. Each chef will serve two tables, decorating the setting to capture the essence of their cuisine and restaurant. Best of the Fest is the perfect way to celebrate the festival’s finale. This event is hosted at the elegant Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa, 7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Road, Scottsdale, AZ, USA 85258. Event begins at 6:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $175 per person.
Dan Felix Memorial’s Big Break Night Golf Fundraiser, April 12, 2013:
The Dan Felix Memorial Fund was founded in 2003 by family and friends in memory of Dan, who served as the Director of both Pima County and City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Departments. The fund’s mission is to provide access to recreational programs in Tucson and Pima County for underprivileged children and disabled individuals. Test your golf skills and enjoy delicious Southwestern food and premier wines from Wilhelm Family Vineyards! Big Break includes Men’s, Women’s and Couple’s Golf Competitions, Prizes, Live Music, Giveaways, and a Silent Auction. This event is hosted at Randolph Golf Complex, 600 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85711. The event kicks-off at 6 p.m. Tickets are $75 per person.
Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Festival, April 20-21, 2013:
The day will be filled with new wine releases, fabulous winemakers such as Karyl Wilhelm from Wilhelm Family Vineyards, great food, a professional chili cook off and live music by Jeordie, daughter of 60’s pop star Melanie who sang, “I got a brand new pair of roller skates!” This event is hosted at Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Road, Elgin, AZ 85611. The event runs 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tickets are $16 per person and it includes wine tasting and a souvenir glass.
Company Website: http://www.WilhelmVineyards.com .
Tempe Festival of the Arts: http://www.WilhelmVineyards.com .
Chocolate and Wine Experience: http://scottsdalefest.org/?eventpost=chocolate-wine-experience .
Best of the Fest: http://scottsdalefest.org/?eventpost=best-of-the-fest .
Big Break Night Golf: http://danfelixfund.org/big-break-night-golf .
Southern Arizona Wine Growers Festival: http://www.kj-vineyards.com/eventsguests.asp .