“On June 28, VinoFest, the premier wine and music festival launches at Union Market, in the heart of Washington, DC. Wine lovers unite, brining the vineyard to the block party with a bevy of chart-topping musicians, art exhibitions, and most importantly – a vast selection of vino! Presented by VinoLovers, a DC-based wine subscription startup, VinoFestDC is a curated experience, bringing together boutique local and imported wines, food vendors, and musical performances. ”
Doesn’t that sound like our kinda party?!?
WHO: Open to the public.
WHAT: Music and wine festival featuring tastings, musicians, art exhibits, and charitable giving.
WHEN: Saturday, June 28, 2014
WHERE: Union Market | 1309 5th St NE | Washington, DC 20002
Tickets may be purchased at: VinoFestDC.com
“Each guest with be treated to complementary glass of sparkling wine in addition, to a four-hour wine tasting from 2-6pm, with eight generous 2oz pours. Sip and enjoy an artistic spin with an art installment presented by DC’s No King Collective. Music acts include Eric Hilton of Thievery Corporation, Jesse Boykins III, See-I, Jetty, DJ Spinser Tracy, Clairy Browne And The Bangin’ Rackettes, Body Language, and Bonnie Rash. Jesse Boykins III recently dropped his brand new album Love Appartus, which further adds to the anticipation of his performance at VinoFestDC. “I love the city of Washington DC so to be a part of the inaugural VinoFest will truly be a special experience,” says Jesse Boykins III. “I’m looking forward to it!”
A portion of proceeds benefit two national charities with DC roots – Bike2TheBeach and Dreams for Kids DC. VinoFest’s mission is to blend philanthropy, entrepreneurs, tech, art, music, and food all in one explosive summer party!”
VinoLovers is a based start-up that is modernizing the wine subscription club by creating a buying experience that is personalized to the tastes of each member. Each bottle is hand selected to match connoisseurs with wines they’ll love, delivered directly to their doorstep. For more information or to join today, please visit: VinoLovers.com.
About Dreams for Kids
Dreams for Kids replaces charity with opportunity for at-risk youth through service, leadership and social activities and inspires them to fearlessly pursue their dreams and compassionately change the world. DFK-DC is the first expansion branch of national w organization Dreams For Kids, a 501(c)3 focused on organizing life-changing activities that empower children with physical and developmental disabilities. For more information, please visit: DreamsForKidsDC.org.
About Bike to the Beach
Bike to the Beach, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization exclusively for educational, charitable, and social purposes. Through numerous events, B2B promotes biking as a viable way of running errands, commuting, traveling, exercising, reducing carbon emissions, networking, and public service. Its goal is to educate urban residents about the benefits of bike riding so that they might begin biking on a regular basis. The organization raises money and awareness for annually-determined charitable causes including its most notable beneficiary, Autism Speaks. For more information, please visit: BiketotheBeach.org.