Wine Tasting, Mixer and Tour at Hill Center
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The last date listed for Wine Tasting, Mixer and Tour at Hill Center was Friday November 8, 2013 / 7:00pm.
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Take in over 20 bands ranging from rock to jazz and hip-hop to country at the U Street Music Stroll through the heart of D.C.'s historic music center. With this special VIP offer, you'll get exclusive access to preferred seats for the free performances, as well as a guided tour full of history and fun facts about U Street, plus discounts on food, drinks and one Howard Theatre concert. As you walk in Duke Ellington's steps around this vibrant neighborhood, you'll have a chance to catch live music at such historic venues as the Howard Theatre, Bohemian Caverns and Twins Jazz, plus Dukem Restaurant, Bin 1301 Wine Bar and Work It! Studio. Learn More
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This event runs from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
Your ticket includes:
A Glass of Wine
5 Additional Wine Samples
Featured wines include:
Riondo Soave – a new style of Soave, a refreshing pink cocktail wine
Piazzo Chardonnay — a flavorful chardonnay from the highest altitudes of Northwest Piedmont, Italy.
Horton Cabernet Franc — Aromas of violets and tar combined with spicy oak flavors
result in a wine with a firm structure, ripe fruit and a spicy finish.
Trentadue Merlot — This consistent Gold Medal Winner has concentrated complex aromas and flavors of blackberry, cassis, plums and chocolate.
Piazzo Moscato d’asti — This dessert wine bursting with fruit flavors, such as pineapple, peach and pear, is light and refreshing with a slight fizz.
A Tour of Hill Center:
In 2011 the Old Naval Hospital, which was built in 1863 during the Civil War, was reborn as Hill Center. Hill Center has become a bustling hub of activity in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, attracting multitudes of visitors each week to attend everything from documentary film screenings, concerts and educational classes. Learn how the facility functioned during the different phases of its history. Who was Benjamin Drummond, Ammi B. Young or Michael Shiner, and what significance do they have in Civil War D.C.?