PORTSMOUTH – Strawbery Banke Museum announces the return of Vintage & Vine, the museum’s greatest yearly fundraiser, on Saturday, Sept.11 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. The event, which happens outside all through the museum’s 10-acre web-site, heirloom gardens and historic landscapes features friends the prospect to sample an considerable range of high-quality wines as very well as imaginative cuisine well prepared by Higher Seacoast area’s major cooks and caterers. Tickets are now on sale at StrawberyBanke.org/situations/vintage-and-vine.cfm
Standard admission opens at 5 p.m. and tickets are $75 per individual (Specified Driver common admission tickets are $25). VIP tickets, which are offered out, make it possible for friends to enter at 4 p.m. and circulate the whole website as properly as the specified VIP tent. The party arrives to a close at 7:30 p.m. Strawbery Banke Museum customers get a $20 lower price off tickets.
This year’s function is envisioned to provide out and sophisticated ticket obtain is strongly advised.
“Strawbery Banke is delighted to welcome customers and website visitors to get securely at the museum for the 33rd annual Vintage & Vine,” stated Lawrence J. Yerdon, President and CEO. “The well being and security of site visitors and workers is continue to the utmost priority and the out of doors event adheres to point out and community guidelines regarding COVID-19. Moreover, Strawbery Banke hopes that all friends will have taken advantage of the vaccination options in their neighborhood and are absolutely vaccinated for the function.”
Classic & Vine emphasizes area sourcing, local chefs, and the greatest locally readily available wines. The occasion features the subsequent components:
4 to 7:30 p.m.: VIP Grand Reserve Tasting. Sample an array of bigger-end wines paired with delectable hors d’oeuvres less than the exceptional VIP Reserve Tent.
5 to 7:30 p.m.: Typical Admission Grand Tasting. Stroll among the museum’s historic properties and gardens, though making the most of appetizers geared up by major chefs and sampling wines presented by nearby wine brokers.
4 to 6:30 p.m.: Mini Wine Auction
4 to 7:30 p.m.: Kick-off for the Vintage & Vine On the internet Auction. Bid by means of the on-line platform on gift cards, home goods, wonderful escapes, natural beauty goods, well being and health and fitness offers, and more through Oct. 10.
Proceeds from Vintage & Vine ticket sales, raffles, an in-individual mini wine auction and the on line auction that takes place Sept.10 by Oct.10 directly assistance Strawbery Banke’s preservation and schooling courses.
“Vintage & Vine historically takes place on the second Saturday in September,” stated Robyn Aldo, Vintage & Vine Celebration Chair and Strawbery Banke Trustee. “Acknowledging that this year’s event falls on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 assaults and the monumental issues of the pandemic, the Classic & Vine function committee and the Strawbery Banke Museum Board of Trustees are presenting all 1st Responders who acquire tickets and go to this year’s occasion, a complimentary specific a single-12 months membership.”
For additional information about Vintage & Vine 2021 and relevant promotions, Strawbery Banke membership, and to invest in tickets, visit StrawberyBanke.org.