By Susan A. Neufeld
Big Bear Lake, CA – The Village Business Association (VBA) of Big Bear Lake will host the annual Fall Wine Walk on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm., Guest check-in will begin at 2:30 p.m. on the corner of Pine Knot Avenue and Village Drive. Wine Walk participants must be at least 21 years old.
The Wine Walk will begin at 3:30 and end at 7:00 p.m., shortly followed by a raffle prize drawing in front of Home Warehouse Design Center for event attendees. This event showcases fine wines from around the world and the Village’s unique businesses.
Contributing Restaurants – Sonora Cantina, The Captain’s Anchorage, Stillwell’s, Azteca Grill, Sweet Basil Bistro and Sister Sister Bakery.
Participating Businesses – Antlers Boutique, Big Bear Mountain Resorts Village Shop, Chad’s Place, Artisans, Etc., O Koo Ran, The Copper Q, Village Sweet Shoppe, Oh Natural, Belladonna Clothing, Amangela’s Deli, Del Lago’s Boutique, Makayla’s Children’s Boutique, The Bath Workshop, Murray’s Saloon & Eatery, Home Warehouse Design Center, Paisley Boutique, Nottingham’s Tavern, Gems of The West, Brown Bear Gift Shop, Whiskey Dave’s, Wild Coyote Gallery, Village Day Spa, Bear Skins, Wheeler Steffen Sotheby’s, The Crib, The Lodge at Big Bear Lake and Holiday Inn Resort.
This year, VBA is happy to be welcoming Classic Wines of California, Southern Wine and Spirits, Wilson Creek Winery and Joseph Filippi Winery and Vineyards and many more as participants in the Summer Wine Walk.
New this year, the VBA will be offering a VIP ticket for $55, including $5.00 transportation to the event and free rides home, double raffle tickets, express VIP check-in and a complimentary wine yoke, for your glass.
Ticket holders receive a map of all the participating businesses, commemorative wine glass, raffle ticket and badge, 12 wine tasting tickets and a wristband at check-in. Guest check-in will begin at 2:30 p.m. on the corner of Pine Knot Avenue and Village Drive, Wine Walk participants must be at least 21 years old. Shortly after 7:00 p.m. the raffle will be held in front of Home Warehouse Design Center for event attendees.
Tickets for the event are $45 and “Food Only” tickets can be purchased for $20 each.
Tickets can be purchased at http://www.bigbearlakevillage.com at the UPS Store on Village Drive, and The Chamber of Commerce on Bartlett Road.
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Big Bear Valley Education Trust, Christmas in the Village, Fourth of July Fireworks and numerous other events for the community.