On Saturday, October 24, Westfield Montgomery will be the place to be for wine aficionados. From 1pm to 4pm, Westfield Montgomery presents Uncorked,an afternoon celebration of shopping, wine tastings, and small bites from some of the center’s newest restaurants and eateries. Featuring live entertainment, wine & shop pairings and special offers and promotions at participating shops, the proceeds from Uncorked benefits Imagination Stage, the largest and most respected theater arts organization in the Mid-Atlantic region and recipient of The Washington Post’s 2012 Award for Excellence in non-profit management.
With this inaugural event Westfield Montgomery has upped its game by partnering with DC Modern Luxury and Wine Channel TV for the Uncorked shopping experience. Wine Channel TV’s Jessica Altieri has curated an eclectic offering of over 40 wines that will be featured in select retail stores and a Restaurant Row pop-up as guests sip, shop and socialize throughout the day. Wine aficionados will be able to meet Jessica at center court.
Tickets are available for guests to enjoy wine tastings in participating retail stores. Locations include: Ann Taylor, Art of Shaving, Bonobos, Cleo’s Oil Bar, Godiva Chocolates, Kiehl’s, Liligenquest & Beckstead Jewelers, Lilly Pulitzer; Macy’s, Michael Kors, Stuart Weitzman, Tesla and the Wentworth Gallery.
Guests are also invited to indulge in delectable bites perfectly paired with wine samplings from Westfield Montgomery’s very own Naples Ristorante, Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar,Wicked Waffle, and LobsterMe.
An exclusive after-party at Nordstrom, co-hosted by DC Modern Luxury magazine will follow the main event. Guests can expect a fall fashion showcase with select designer and labels, David Yurman Jewelry preview and the opportunity to create personalizedscents at an exclusive Jo Malone scent bar. The after-party, hosted in the Designer Collection showcase area will also include aprivate wine tasting with guest host Jessica Altieri. Attendance for this 4pm to 6pm affair is exclusive to after-party ticket holders.
Prior to the event, attendees are invited to take the “Uncork Their Style” quiz found on the Westfield Montgomery website. This fun and engaging quiz is a creative way for guests to identify their true style personality and pair their suggested style with wine varietals offered at Uncorked.
Main event tickets are $15; after-party tickets are $25. Ticket sales are not final until guests have provided identification on-site confirming that they are at least 21 years of age. For more information and to order tickets, please visit: www.westfield.com/montgomery.