More than 200 different wines and spirits will be provided for sampling, thanks to Select Brands and their distribution partners. Also featured will be several local eateries, serving up samples of their fine cuisine.
The 2012 Big Easy Awards Best Latin nominees Mas Mamones will entertain guests with their unique brand of Latin jazz featuring authentic rhythms from the Caribbean.
Patron tickets are $100 (includes early admittance at 6 pm, reserved VIP seating, and special thanks in the event program), Advance tickets are $60. Group discounts are available for $50 when purchasing 6 or more tickets. Tickets at the door are $70.
The Foundation for Entertainment, Development & Education is a nonprofit dedicated to providing grant funding for educational projects in the performing arts. In 2012, they were able to give out almost $25,000 to local area music and theater programs.