Wednesday, 14 September, 2011 9:55 PM
Uncorked 2011 Tickets Available; Partial Proceeds to Benefit The
credit: The Children's Center of Wayne County
Uncorked 2011 will benefit The Children's Center of Wayne
The seventh annual Detroit Uncorked, presented by Ford Motor Company,
in conjunction with Detroit Wine Organization, returns to the Ford
Conference and Event Center September 30, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to
9:00 p.m. Since its inception, Detroit Uncorked has raised over
$380,000 for The Children's Center.
Detroit Uncorked is one of the region's largest wine tasting events
benefiting The Children's Center and Detroit Wine Organization.
This year's event will feature hundreds of wines from around the
world. Over 900 guests are expected to attend.
The General Admission
ticket is $80, which includes light hors d'oeuvres, a tasting of
over 300 wines, as well interactive Ford Motor Company vehicle displays
with games and prizes, and a silent auction. A limited number of
VIP Experience tickets are still available at $150 each, which includes
all of the General Admission ticket perks plus a full strolling
dinner, a rare and limited selections wine bar and live entertainment.
To purchase tickets,
or call (313) 262-7123. Guests must be at least 21 years old to
About The Children's
The Children's Center
is one of the largest, most diverse and comprehensive frontline
child-serving agencies in Michigan, providing over 25 programs addressing
therapeutic & mental health needs of children, as well as foster
care & adoptions. The Children's Center of Wayne County has
been committed to meeting the needs and challenges of some of the
most troubled children in the United States for over 80 years. For
more information, please visit The Children's Center web site at
About Ford Motor
Ford Motor Company, a
global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures
or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 164,000
employees and about 70 plants worldwide, the company's automotive
brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides financial
services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information
regarding Ford's products, please visit www.ford.com.
Detroit Wine Organization
is a non-profit organization with nearly 4,000 members. The organization
hosts wine tasting and instructional activities throughout the year
aimed at promoting the understanding and enjoyment of wine. Proceeds
from events benefit local children's charities. Membership is free.
For more information, please visit www.detroitwine.org,
or call 248-504-1962.
Source: The Children's
Center of Wayne County