Simpatico, Italy’s Finest, celebrates Columbus Day with its 7th Annual “Columbus Celebration” of Italian Wine & Food in honor of explorer Christopher Columbus, on Saturday, October 8th, 2016, from Noon to 5 PM at 104 and 106 Railroad Ave. in St. Michaels, on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Once again, Christopher Columbus will be in attendance and will share tales of his exploration adventures, as part of the festivities planned for adults and children of all ages! The event will be held rain or shine in the tented parking lot adjacent to Simpatico. Stop by and transport yourself to Italy! Special pricing promotions for the wide range of wines will be offered, discounts on wine-related ceramic items and other items in the shop.
This not-to-be-missed event will feature the following activities to the public at a cost of $25 per person, $10 for designated drivers, kids free. Highlights include:
– Italian Wine Tastings (& a couple of Spanish wines!) of over 60 wines, Limoncello, Italian Vodka, Prosecco, & Bellinis, the famous 3 B’s of Italy: Barolo, Barbaresco, Brunello! New wines to Maryland will be introduced at this event!
– Italian Food Served & Tastings including Regional Artisan products. Also serving our Antipasti, Chicken Pesto, Caponata, Pasta & Wild Boar Sauce, Orange Olive Oil Cake & more!
– Wonderful Artisan Cheese Tastings flown in from Italy every 2 weeks. Take some home to pair with your wine!
– Chef Demos: Chefs will perform cooking demonstrations in the tent and provide samplings starting at 1 PM & 3 PM.
– Italian Music – come listen to your favorite Italian songs played by Sergio on his accordion!
– Italian Trivia – Answer all the questions and you win a bottle of wine
– Meet Columbus and hear about his adventures in exploration, and have your picture taken with him!
– Gift Sets available: Food, Wine and Ceramics in attractive gift sets perfect for Host/Hostess Gifts & Holiday events.
– Selected Local Shops are offering special offers for attendees with their wrist bands.
For more event details, and to purchase tickets, go to Events on www.simpaticostmichaels.com or call 410-745-0345.