Cleveland Week of Wine is a newly formed nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization with the combined purposes of celebrating wine and wine-making through education, entertainment, lifting of community spirit and charitable giving to worthwhile causes.
Cleveland Week of Wine will include three signature events hosted by Heinen’s and WVIZ/PBS ideastream. Cleveland Week of Wine encourages other retailers and restaurants to host their own events, benefiting their select charitable partners, as part of the week-long celebration.
Net proceeds from Cleveland Week of Wine’s signature events benefit WVIZ/PBS ideastream programming and public servicebin Northeast Ohio.
Friday & Saturday, March 20 & 21, 2015
Making its debut at the Cleveland Convention Center ballroom with an anticipated attendance of 1,800 patrons, this legacy event will launch the Cleveland Week of Wine. Both wine novices and connoisseurs will enjoy this expansive opportunity to sip, swirl and savor.
Cleveland Convention Center
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
This new event will be held at Heinen’s new downtown Cleveland location. Up to 200 select guests will enjoy wine samples of future releases, straight from the barrel to their glasses. Connoisseurs of wine and architecture are sure to raise a glass to toast the inauguration of this elegant, intimate gathering.
Cleveland Trust Rotunda Dome, Wikimedia Commons
Friday, March 27, 2015
The Westfield Insurance Studio Theatre, The Gund Studio and The Smith Studio at the Idea Center® at PlayhouseSquare will host up to 500 attendees as they take in tantalizing tastes, domestic sparkling wines and French Champagnes.
PlayhouseSquare Chandelier, photo by Erik Drost