8th Annual Grape Escape Wine Dinner and Auction
Your next social event could be an elegant cocktail party for fifty of your closest friends at the magnificent Holly Hill Estate of Robert Rymer and John Teets, if you’re the lucky winner of the live auction at this year’s Grape Escape event!
The Museum Center is hosting the Eighth Annual Grape Escape Wine Dinner and Auction at Café Roma on Sunday January 29 at 5:30 p.m. The evening, which is limited in seating, consists of a four course dinner with wine pairings. A silent auction of wine related items, followed by a live auction of premier wines, wine tastings and a cocktail party at Holly Hill Estate. Proceeds from the evening benefit the Museum Center at 5ive Points.
Among this year’s live auction items will be a June cocktail party for 50 at Holly Hill, the private Charleston estate of Robert Rymer and John Teets. Greg Hicks of Impressions Catering is providing five gourmet appetizers, Hamilton Liquors is providing wine and cocktails are also included. The fabulous gardens at Holly Hill will be in full bloom in June making this a splendid location to host a party for your friends.
In addition to this amazing auction item, fine wines that have been selected throughout the year will be auctioned off. Throughout the evening, attendees can also bid on silent auction items of wines and wine related high ends arts and crafts. These items are often made by the artists and craftspeople of the Museum Center’s store. Each carefully handcrafted item uniquely brings in the theme of grapes or wine, while creating a remarkable one-of-a-kind work of art that will be cherished forever by the lucky winner.
Tickets for the Grape Escape are $95 each. Seating is limited, so guarantee your space by stopping by the Museum during open hours Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m.– 5 p.m. or Saturday 10 a.m.– 3 p.m. to pay by check or credit card. You may also phone in your credit card information at 423-339-5745. To learn more visit www.GrapeEscape.org.
Thank you to our Grape Escape Sponsors:
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home & Crematorium
Gold Medal Sponsors
Tom and Judy Johnson
John Teets and Robert Rymer
Scott and Tracy Kanavos
Silver Medal Sponsors
Don Ritzhaupt and Rachel Savage