Monday, June 18, 2012

1st Annual Alexandria Food & Wine Festival this Saturday

The Alexandria Food & Wine Festival hits Old Town’s Carlyle District this Saturday from 12 to 5 p.m.  Participating restaurants include The Chart House, Delia’s Mediterranean Grill, San Antonio Bar & Grill, Walker’s Grille, Clydes at Mark Center, Rita’s Ice Custard, Indigo Landing, Alexandria Cupcake, La Tasca, and Jamieson Grille.  Participating wineries include Mattaponi Winery, Unicorn Winery, Prince Michel Vineyard and Winery, Lake Anna Winery, Glass House Winery, DelFosse Vineyard and Winery and Cedar Creek Winery. 
Tickets are needed to sample food and beverages. Purchase a tasting booklet for $20 on-site (Total of 25 taste tickets). Wine tastings are $10.

Active duty military families will benefit from one (1) free book (25 taste tickets) per family (while supplies last) and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Carpenter’s Shelter of Alexandria. Learn more HERE. The festival is located across from the King Street Metro Station.

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