GREAT GRAPES! Wine, Arts, and Food Festival | Apr 17

Uncork the Spring with the 7th annual GREAT GRAPES! Wine Arts, and Food Festival to be held at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre

WHAT: 7th Annual Great Grapes! Wine, Arts & Food Festival

WHO: Produced By Trigger Agency

WHERE: Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Regency Park
8003 Regency Parkway (Cary, NC 27511)

WHEN: SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 2010 – 11:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M.

WHY: Trigger Agency will hold the seventh installment of the Great Grapes! Wine, Arts & Food Festival at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park on Saturday, April 17th from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy over 250 wines from more than 23 local North Carolina wines from wineries such as Allison Oaks Vineyards, Amber Crest Winery, Benjamin Vineyards & Winery, Cerminaro Vineyards, Chateau Laurinda Vineyards , Chatham Hill Winery, Country Squire Winery, Cypress Bend Vineyards, Grove Winery & Vineyards, Lumina Winery, Old North State, Owl’s Eye Vineyard, Rag Apple Lassie, Round Peak Vineyards, Santuary Vineyards, Silver Coast Winery, Southern Charm Winery, Stony Mountain Vineyards, Stonyfield Cellars, Uwharrie Winery, Vineyards on the Scuppernong and WoodMill Winery.

In addition, they can shop at over 50 unique artist and craft exhibits, listen to local music on the main stage from bands such as Bull City Syndicate and The Soul Power Review or tantalize their taste buds at the Gourmet Live! cooking demonstration area. Cooking and wine pairing seminars include: The Triangle Food Blogger’s Panel discussion featuring Nancie McDermott, Andrea Weigl, and Sandra Gutierrez, the Culinary Latinista ™; Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach®; Charlie Adler, Author of “I Drink on The Job”; local Chef Todd Mohr and many other guests.

Parents will appreciate an enhanced kid’s activity area complete with obstacle courses and slides.

Ticket prices for the event are $20.00 in advance or $25.00 at the door and include all performances, cooking demonstrations, a souvenir wine glass and wine tastings. Designated Driver tickets are $15.  Kids 12 and under are FREE. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance, please visit or call 800-830-3976.

By Triangle A&E

Bob has over thirty years experience as Creative Director at notable advertising and marketing agencies in Manhattan and Raleigh. Bob's creative has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, Packaging Design Council, Magazine Design, NY Art Directors Club. In addition, Bob has been published in Graphic Design USA, American Design, and the Creativity Annual. In 2008, Bob was honored to Judge the International Association of Visual Artists "Davey Awards" for interactive and web design. Bob's passion for the arts has led him to utilize his talent and experience in support of the arts here in the Triangle by creating Triangle Arts and Entertainment.