Wine, Women and Shoes
October 9 - October 11, 2009
Wine, Women & Shoes is a three-day celebration of women and their ‘sole-mates’ designed to help support the over 20,000 participants that benefit from the exhibition, education and outreach programs offered every year by Fuller Craft Museum. Join us and our ‘Shoemmeliers’ for a weekend of delectable wines, designer shoes, fashion and scrumptious tid bits! The celebration will feature Wine Country vintners in three spectacular events to be held on October 9, 10 & 11, 2009.
Thorny Lea Day One — October 9, 2009 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Thorny Lea Golf Club, Brockton, Mass. Meet the Vintners Behind the Scenes Merlot and Manolo, Pinot and Pumps! Enjoy a wine tasting, designer shoe preview and conversation with the vintners. Discover how a Sauvignon Blanc pairs with a silver strappy sandal, while Cabernet Sauvignon pairs perfectly with an elegant alligator pump. Concepts like complexity, structure and balance are explained through shoe comparisons, offering a unique spin on the standard winery experience. Thorny Lea Golf Club – 159 Torrey Street, Brockton, MA $75.00 per person
9 at Home Day Two — October 10, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. 9 at Home, Boston, Mass. Exclusive Vintner’s Dinner: Wear your favorite shoes, of course! A delectable pairing of wine and great food by Chef Barbara Lynch. Patrons and Sponsors are cordially invited to attend an intimate and exclusive wine-focused Vintner dinner. Guests and Vintners will have a wonderful evening in an intimate atmosphere, featuring delectable wine and food pairings crafted by one of Boston’s most acclaimed Chefs! 9 At Home – 354 Congress Street, Boston, MA $200 per person
Fuller Craft Day Three — October 11, 2009 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Mass. Wine, Women and Shoes at Fuller Craft Museum, The Perfect Fit! A stylish event for well-heeled women and their “Sole-Mates”… Join us for New England’s First Annual Wine, Women & Shoes! A walk-around “sip & shop” wine and food tasting, designer shoe shopping, live auction and fashion show come together for three fabulous hours of camaraderie, shopping and fundraising. And enjoy Fuller Craft Museum’s critically acclaimed exhibit The Perfect Fit: Shoes Tell Stories. “Shoemmeliers” will help you pair the perfect wine with your favorite stiletto or ballet flat! Fuller Craft Museum - 455 Oak Street, Brockton, MA $125 per person VIP $200 per person (includes exclusive table seating and special wine serving) Space is limited. For reservations or information, please call Sheri Richards firstname.lastname@example.org or 508.588.6000 x138 before September 25, 2009.