WSKG Presents a Gala Fundraising Event
WSKG invites you to an evening of hors d'oeuvres, wine, music, dancing and more at the Museum of the Earth in Ithaca, NY on February 25, 2012 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm.
Join us for a night of intrigue and enjoyment with tastings from local breweries and vineyards, hors d'oeuvres by Serendipity and music and dancing with The DixieKats. Plus mingle with other WSKG fans sporting their fine attire and fancy masks!
Don your finest attire and your best mask, and join us!
Held at the Museum of the Earth
In 2003, PRI opened the Museum of the Earth, a dramatic space that serves to engage and educate the public. The museum's 8,000-square-foot permanent exhibition takes visitors on a journey through 4.5 billion years of history, from the Earth's origin to the present day.
Catering by Serendipity
Taste an alluring array of hors d'oeuvres, desserts and beverages, including Pea Hummus, Beet Hummus, Creole Shrimp Skewers and Bananas Foster. See the complete menu.
Music by The DixieKats
The "DixieKats" are a concert, show and dance band who play a variety of traditional Dixieland and Bayou Gumbo. The band plays music made famous by Louis Armstrong, Pete Fountain, King Oliver and more recently, Dr. John, Randy Newman and the Neville Brothers.
Wine provide by Six Mile Creek Vineyard
Specializing in premium Finger Lakes Wines and an exclusive line of handcrafted Spirits by Battistella, including Vodka, Gin, Limoncella, and Grappa, all distilled from grapes.
Wine provided by Glenora Wine Cellars
Winery in Dundee, New York, along Seneca Lake, producing a range of still and sparkling wines. Features the Veraisons Restaurant and Inn at Glenora.
Beer provided by Brewery Ommegang
Based on traditional Belgian farmhouse architecture and set on a former hop farm in upstate New York, Brewery Ommegang was born with the philosophy that truly unique ales must be built from the ground up.
Beer provided by Cortland Beer Company
The Cortland Beer Company offers fresh Craft Beer and soda to the Cortland community and its surrounding areas. Whatever your taste in beer or soda, the Cortland Beer Company will be able to soon quench your thirst.
More wineries and beverage providers to be announced soon!
Hotel Accommodations at the Hilton Garden Inn (Downtown Ithaca)
Please contact the Hilton Garden Inn at 607-277-8900 to request a WSKG room for the evening at a reduced rate of $158 per evening.
Complimentary valet service will be available.
Formal attire; mask requested.
Special thank you to:
Our Gala Planning Committee - Caroline Basso, Vickie Conklin, Bill Crane, Susan Lake, Eric Lindstrom, Stacey Mosteller, Teresa Peltier, Naomi Rupright, Amy Wielunski and Carol Young