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5TH ANNUAL WINE FAIR CY-FAIR CELEBRATES DYNAMIC CY-FAIR COMMUNITY
Festival Highlights Local Food, Art and International Wines with Portion of Funds Benefitting Reach Unlimited
CY-FAIR, TEXAS – (Jan. 13, 2016) The fifth annual Wine Fair Cy-Fair, presented by H-E-B and The Lippincott Team hits Cypress Village Station on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
This year’s event welcomes more than 3,000 participants who come to partake in more than 30 culinary creation tasting stations provided by Cy-Fair’s ever-expanding and diverse restaurant scene, more than 250 wines and 40+ craft beer selections in The Backyard Grill Beer Garden.
Saturday’s pre-event, All that Sparkles, presented by Aruba Tourism at Hanan’s Café, is an effervescent party from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Guests enjoy French champagnes, sparkling wines and light bites. The luxurious VIP Premium room opens at 5:00 p.m. and will offer a closed environment with relaxed seating and restroom facilities along with premium wine and delicious food provided by Black’s Market Table.
Wine Fair Cy-Fair is a partnership between the Cy-Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce and Food & Vine Time Productions. The community event celebrates Cy-Fair businesses and residents with interactive anchor areas, sponsor displays, home zone, vendors, local artisans and live music. “Wine Fair is a great way to show case the businesses and residents in the Cy-Fair community,” Leslie Martone, President of the Cy-Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce said. “We are so grateful for the amount of success the event continues to bring each year, which helps improve the quality of life in the Cy-Fair area.”
Kicking off Wine Fair weekend is One Fine Affair, presented by Mercantil Commercebank. This elegant event is held on Friday, April 22 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at Lindsay Lakes. The theme for 2016 is “Diamonds and Lace,” so put on your finest threads and come ready to enjoy the finest Cy-Fair has to offer. The evening will include elegant foods and premium wines as funds are raised for Reach Unlimited through a silent auction, live auction and wine pull. One Fine Affair is limited to only 200 guests who appreciate the finer things in life, so make sure to get your tickets early.
“Wine Fair Cy-Fair continues to grow and expand due in large part to the community leaders and businesses who see the value of an annual signature event celebrating life in Cy-Fair … with a sip,” Constance McDerby, Founder and Co-Producer of Food & Vine Time Productions said. “We are grateful for the ground-swelling support through attendance, sponsors and our partnership with the Cy-Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce. Assisting Cy-Fair charity Reach Unlimited through fundraising and awareness continues to be gratifying.”
Co-presenting sponsors include H-E-B and The Lippincott Team. Other sponsors to date include Aruba Tourism, Chad Gaulding KwikKopy Printing, Fetzer, Constellation Wines, Palm Bay International, Banfi Vintners, Community Impact Newspapers, Cypress Village Station, Houston Event Photos, Republic National Distributing Company, SpeedPro Printing The Woodlands, The Hidden Cellar, University of Houston Downtown and Massage Heights.
Sponsorship, restaurant and vendor opportunities are now available. General admission tickets are $25. All tickets can be purchased at www.winecyfair.com. You must be 21 years or older to purchase tickets. For more information, visit www.winecyfair.com or call the Houston Cy-Fair Chamber of Commerce at (281) 373-1390 or Food & Vine Time Productions at (713) 557-5732.