Celebrate National Drink Wine Day Today By Purchasing Tickets to Winemaker’s Dinner

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, February 18, 2020 – Tickets are on sale now for Walton Arts Center’s Winemaker’s Dinner, Wednesday, June 10 at 6 pm, a gourmet evening of food paired with wines from E&J Gallo Winery.

Tickets are $225 per person and include the opportunity to hear from one of E&J Gallo’s wine ambassadors about the wine selections for the evening, while enjoying a six-course dinner, live entertainment and a silent auction.

Winemaker’s Dinner is part of the 20th Annual Art of Wine Festival at Walton Arts Center. Art of Wine Uncorked!, an evening of wine sampling, food, music and games, is on Friday, June 12 at 7 pm. Latriece Watkins, Executive Vice President, Consumables for Walmart U.S., is the honorary chairperson for Art of Wine 2020.

General admission tickets are $75 and VIP tickets are $150 for Uncorked! VIP tickets include early entry to the event at 6 pm and access to the reserve tasting room with select wines, food and live music.

Tickets to both events can be purchased online at Art of Wine Festival, in person at the Walton Arts Center Box Office, or by calling 479.443.5600. You must be 21 or older to purchase tickets.

Proceeds from the Art of Wine Festival support Walton Arts Center, a nonprofit arts presenting organization serving the region for more than 28 years. Each year more than 195,000 community members experience a variety of performing arts at Walton Arts Center and approximately 45,000 school children and teachers in Arkansas participate in our arts education and outreach programs.

Walton Arts Center is Arkansas’ largest and busiest performing arts presenter. Each year more than 215,000 people from Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma and beyond attend more than 300 public events at Walton Arts Center, including performances, rehearsals, community gatherings, receptions, weddings and more. Approximately 35,000 students and teachers participate annually in arts learning programs at Walton Arts Center, and almost 250 volunteers donate 28,000 hours of time each year to its operations. Walton Arts Center presents entertainers and artists from around the world including Broadway musicals, renowned dance companies, international artists, up-and-coming jazz musicians and more. As a non-profit organization, Walton Arts Center enjoys the generous support of public sector funding, corporate sponsorship and private donors, allowing audience members to enjoy world-class performances at a great price. To learn more about Walton Arts Center, visit www.waltonartscenter.org.