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Lake Michigan Shore Wine Fest on June 21st

Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival
Lake Michigan Shore Wine FestivalLake Michigan Shore Wine Festival

It’s certainly no secret that Southwest Michigan is home to picturesque beaches and award-winning wineries. In celebration of these fantastic local attractions, Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country is proud to present the 9th Annual Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival on Saturday, June 21, 2014.

Visitors to the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival
Visitors to the Lake Michigan Shore Wine FestivalLake Michigan Shore Wine Fest

Southwest Michigan Tourist Council, Greater Bridgman Area Chamber of Commerce and Growth Alliance, and Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country invite you to a serene summer day on a pristine beach to savor award-winning Michigan wines that are as spectacular as the sunsets. Live music will enhance the event which takes place under a “Big-Top Tent” overlooking beautiful Weko Beach from 1pm to 10pm (Eastern Time).

This is a showcase event where over 4,000 guests are expected to attend and sample (tastes or by the glass) all of the wonderful Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country locally-grown-and-produced varietals. Tasting Tickets are $1 per ticket (1 ticket for a taste and 5-7 tickets for a glass). Wrap this into a day filled with sun & sand, extraordinary cuisine from a local caterer, blues, pop/rock, R&B, and a dazzling sunset and you have one fantastic summer festival – ideal not only for wine aficionados but for the entire family!

Admission to the festival is $15 and includes a souvenir wine tasting glass. 12 and under are FREE. $10 Advance admission tickets are available at www.ticketweb.com or in person at: Hardings Friendly Market - 3651 Shawnee Road in Bridgman.

Weko Beach is located off of I-94 at Exit 16 in Southwest Michigan. Drive on Red Arrow Highway to stoplight in Bridgman, then west on Lake Street. Parking and shuttle buses will be available at designated lots in Bridgman. No coolers allowed. Rain or shine event. ATM machine is available.

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Special thanks to Colleen Ryan of Traffic PR & Marketing for this event press release.