On May 14, more than 400 wine lovers will gather at Zenith Vineyard to raise their glasses and paddles to benefit Family Building Blocks, a private, nonprofit organization that works to break the intergenerational cycle of child abuse in Marion and Polk counties. Presented by Bonaventure Senior Living, the fourth annual Uncorked Wine Auction will feature prized wines from top producers and unique travel and culinary opportunities.
Tickets to the event are $200 per person, and include a winemakers’ reception with local producers providing samples and Northwest chefs presenting tastes of their fare. During the live auction, a multi-course dinner by Vibrant Table will be paired with wines. Post-auction, The Dusty 45’s will perform.
Featured wineries include: Amalie Robert, Bethel Heights, Cliff Creek, Cristom, Dobbes, Eola Hills, Ken Wright, Left Coast, Mahonia, Sineann, St. Innocent, Torii Mor and Willamette Valley Vineyards.
Food will be provided by Crooked House Bistro, Jonathan’s Restaurant, Morton’s Bistro Northwest, Roth’s Creative Catering and Vibrant Table.
Tickets are available at http://www.uncorkedwineauction.org/.