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Taste for Summer Wine and BBQ Fest this weekend

| May 15, 2013

Weekend 025COSHOCTON – The Clary Gardens Taste for Summer Wine & BBQ Fest on May 18 has a full course of food, wine tastings, live music, BBQ vendors, garden tours, and arts and crafts booths. The event takes place from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. at Clary Gardens, 588 W. Chestnut St. (State Route 541) in Coshocton.

The Taste for Summer is a fundraiser for garden projects at Clary Gardens, specifically towards the developing children’s garden. Tickets for the Taste For Summer event are $5 for admission. Wine tasting tickets are an additional $10 for 10 wine tastings (which includes a complimentary wine glass), and the beer tastings are $5 for six beer tastings. Parking is free.

Wineries attending the event include: Troutman Vineyards, Shawnee Springs Winery, Swiss Heritage Winery, Raven’s Glenn Winery, Yellow Butterfly Winery, Buckeye Winery, Emerine Estates Winery, The Winery at Wolf Creek, and Black Sheep Vineyard.  Breweries include: Marietta Brewing Company and Weasel Boy Brewing Company from Zanesville, Ohio.

Additional related activities with Taste for Summer are the Nine & Wine Taste for Summer Golf Event at River Greens Golf Course, 22749 State Route 751, West Lafayette. On Saturday, May 18 from 8 – 10 a.m., enjoy nine holes of golf with wine tastings at each of the nine holes. Cost is $25 per person. For details and reservations, call 545-7817.

Visitors to the Taste for Summer event can also take an Aerial Tour of Coshocton’s Three Rivers Wine Trail which features five wineries. Take a 30-minute plane ride over Coshocton’s lush farmland and beautiful vineyards. Flights on May 18 are available throughout the day. Cost is $50 per person or $75 per couple. Reservations are requested by calling the Richard Downing Airport at 622-2252. The airport is located at 24569 Airport Road, Coshocton.

The Taste for Summer Wine & BBQ Fest will have free shuttles available to and from the event location of Clary Gardens to River Greens Golf Course, Richard Downing Airport, and to Historic Roscoe Village.

Tickets and more information about the May 18 Taste for Summer Wine and BBQ Fest can be found at www.Tasteforsummer.com or by calling Clary Gardens at 622-6524 ext. 1, or www.Clarygardens.org. For more information about Coshocton attractions, events, lodging, shopping and dining, go to www.VisitCoshocton.com or call 800-338-4724.

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