Monday, February 24th, 2020

Forks of the Wabash Uncorked needs sponsors

Posted: Friday, February 14, 2020

The Huntington Area Recreational Trails Association and Historic Forks of the Wabash are teaming up to present the fifth annual Forks of the Wabash Uncorked Beer and Wine Festival held along the beautiful banks of the Wabash River at the Historic Forks Park. The fundraiser will be held on Saturday, July 11, from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

This is an amazing wine and beer tasting event featuring the products of many great Indiana wineries and U.S breweries. Not a drinker, that’s okay come enjoy the live music from the Adam Strack Band, bid on an item during the silent auction,  purchase raffle tickets, or purchase some delicious food from the various food trucks. There is something for everyone in this festive atmosphere. Funds raised will benefit the development, maintenance, awareness of trails in Huntington County and the education, history, and preservation of the Historic Forks of the Wabash.

Sponsors are needed to help the groups reach their goal of raising $20,000 for the event. The group is also seeking donations for the silent auction and raffle. If interested, please contact Kelly Frank at (260) 224-4139.

Sampling Ticket includes: A souvenir wine glass and tasting program, sample selections at each winery and brewery table, opportunity to purchase bottles and glasses from your favorites, appetizers, live music, silent auction, and access to lots of great food vendors. Designated Driver Ticket includes: live music, silent auction, non-alcoholic beverages, and access to great food vendors. Early Bird tickets are on sale now. Early Bird Tickets, $25 (January 14 to April 30, online), $30 in advance (May to 1 to July 12), $10 for designated driver. The day of event, tickets are $35 at the gate. Tickets can be purchase at First Federal Savings Bank (all Huntington locations), Belmont Beverage and online. Follow us on Facebook here.