UPCOMING AHW EVENTS Illinois Sparkling Co. events
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Tasting Room Hours: 10 am - 5 pm on Monday-Thursday; 10 am - 8 pm on Friday and Saturday; 11 am - 5 pm on Sunday
Live Music at the Tasting Room - John Till
October 21, 4:30-7:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room - Steve Cerqua
October 22, 4:30-7:30 pm
October 28, 10 am - 5 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Similar to our Easter Egg Hunt, we are having an Skeleton Hunt today. Come anytime throughout the day and find a mini skeleton; then take it to an AHW associate to claim a prize. One skeleton per customer. Participants must be 21 or over. No tickets needed.
Halloween Bash and Costume Contest
October 28, 6-10 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Join us for WINE and FUN at our Halloween Bash for adults. Costume contest with prizes! The 1st place prize is awesome: a one-year Insider's Wine Club gift membership for a club of your choice! 2nd place winner receives a $100 AHW/ISC gift card, and 3rd place winner receives a $50 gift card. Live music by Edward David Anderson from 6:30-9:30 pm.
USS Illinois SSN 786 Commissioning Celebration
October 29, 9 am, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
The commissioning ceremony for the USS Illinois (SSN 786), when they officially release the submarine to the Navy to begin service, is on October 29. Our Illinois Sparkling Co. Blend 786 is going to be served at two key celebrations: the Chairman’s Reception the night before the event and again following the commissioning. We are also celebrating at the Tasting Room on that day! As the ceremony takes place in Groton, CT, we are going to be live streaming on a large screen at 10 am. Join us in a Blend 786 toast when we hear the final words of the commissioning: "Bring this ship to life!" And because it is first thing in the morning, we are offering free coffee cake that pairs nicely with Blend 786. Blend 786 will also be available by the bottle. For each bottle sold, $5 is donated to the USS Illinois commissioning committee, who provides support for submarine crew members in times of need. The USS Illinois commissioning committee is also letting us borrow the model of the USS Illinois to have on display for the event. Come celebrate with us! Come celebrate with us!
Live Music at the Tasting Room - Jeff Manfredini
October 29, 4:30-7:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room - John Piontek
November 5, 4:30-7:30 pm
Veteran's Day Parade
November 6, 1 pm, Utica
Insider Wine Club Will Call Weekend
November 11, 4-7 pm, and November 12, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Insiders can enjoy a special pairing and live music on both days. Live music by Darrell Data on Friday and Jeff Kagay on Saturday. Will Call members can pick up their orders beginning on Friday. The Lounge is reserved for Insiders only during these events.
Bubbles & Bacon Dinner
November 18, 5 pm
More details to follow
Live Music at the Tasting Room - Todd Anderson
November 19, 4:30-7:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room - Greg Wolf
November 25, 4:30-7:30 pm
Live Music at the Tasting Room - Todd Witek
November 26, 4:30-7:30 pm
Girls Night Out
December 9, 4-8 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Save the date! More details to follow.
Utica Christmas Walk
December 11, Downtown Utica
Stop by the Tasting Room, as well as at other Utica businesses for the annual Christmas Walk. In addition to plenty of wine, we are also featuring vendor Lori Brodzik with her beautiful wreaths.