2013 Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk Series First Friday every month – February thru May
February 1, March 1, April 5 and May 3 Tickets on Sale Now www.downtownissaquah.com
The Downtown Issaquah Association is pleased to announce the second annual Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk Series. With the success of last year’s inaugural season, the Downtown Issaquah Wine Walks are expanding to four months for 2013.
Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk is a first Friday evening event that is fun and supports the community. Enjoy live music, art happenings, some snacks and local boutique wines poured in various tasting locations up and down Front Street. Front Street shops and restaurants are open to the general public during Wine Walk and all ages are welcome.
BYOG (bring your own glass) to Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk the first Friday of the month starting Friday, February 1st.
Front Street Wine Walk venues include ArtByFire Glass Blowing Studio, Illuminate Electrical, Museo Art Academy, artEAST Art Center, Opus Bank and First Stage Theatre.
FEBRUARY 1ST LIVE MUSIC PERFORMANCES
Bodacious Ladyhood – Back by popular demand, this tantalizing trio of vibrant voiced chanteuses whose blend of sounds and material has made them a must-see in the Seattle cabaret scene.
Enigmatica – James Masterson and Fred Hopkins from The Studebakers are sure to entertain with their easy-listening instrumental two-guitar duo act.
Megan Biegalski w/Mike McGee – Megan has been singing and performing jazz for over 10 years in the Pacific Northwest area.
The Debutones – This group of veteran musicians plays a tasteful, eclectic blend of country, folk, and bluegrass music, featuring tight harmony singing and stellar instrumental accompaniment.
FEBRUARY 1ST ART HAPPENINGS
ArtByFire Witness goblet making at its finest. Master Glass Blower, Leonard Whitfield, shows off his collection of hand blown wine goblets. There will be studio demonstrations on how goblets are created utilizing traditional Italian glassblowing techniques that are over 300 years old.
artEAST Stitch Exhibition – This exhibit showcases an expressive use of stitch imagery and stitch making. Also, don’t miss the Studio and Seconds Sale with Deeply Discounted Art and Art Supplies Event.
A RAIN, SNOW OR SHINE EVENT Ticket Reservations wine walk on line at:
$20 in advance or $25 at the event www.downtownissaquah.com (Includes 10 one ounce drink tokens
- Check in starts at 5:00 at the Hailstone Feed store (the historic Shell Station) – 232 Front Street
- Wine tastings run from 6:00-9:00
- You must be 21 to purchase wine tasting tickets
- Will call for pre-paid tickets require identification for the name tickets were purchased under
- Maps of tasting locations, plastic wine glass, tokens and wristband provided at check in.
- Take a bottle of wine home from the tastings. Available for purchase at the Hailstone Feed Store.
Thank you to our Sponsors Agave, ArtByFire, Artitudes, Boehm’s Candies, Capri Cellars, Fischer Meats, Flying Pie Pizza, Illuminate Electrical, Issaquah Arts Commission, Issaquah Sammamish Reporter, Montalcino Restaurant, Snoqualmie Valley Record, and Village Theatre
A portion of the proceeds benefit the Downtown Issaquah Associationand valued nonprofit partners