‘New York State of Mind’ not just in the Big Apple

02 Sep

CANANDAIGUA, NY — Long Islander Billy Joel wrote a song about it, and the New York Wine & Culinary Center is celebrating it. “New York State of Mind,” the Finger Lakes facility’s biggest event of the year, is set for Friday, September 17.

It is a celebration of the foods and drinks produced by artisans from all parts of the state, complemented by an auction and live music, all as a 6:30 to 11 p.m. fundraiser in support of youth programs at the NYWCC. Rooms are available at Inn in the Lake, next to the center, at special rates for event attendees. Details: (800) 228-2801. Admission is $150 per person. At last count, there were just 24 spots available.

Winery sponsors include:

Swedish Hill Winery
Goose Watch Winery
Wolffer Estate Vineyard
Casa Larga Vineyards & Winery
Sheldrake Point Vineyard
Macari Vineyards Winery
Leonard Oakes Estate Winery, Inc.
Fox Run Vineyards
Lakewood Vineyards
Billsboro Winery
Paumanok Vineyards
Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars
Chateau Lafayette Reneau
Rooster Hill Vineyards
Ventosa Vineyards
Baldwin Vineyards
Shinn Estate Vineyards
Prejean Winery
Red Tail Ridge Winery

Check out my New York Drinks Events Calendar, the most comprehensive you’ll find anywhere.

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Posted by on September 2, 2010 in Fundraiser, Western New York, Wine


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