OFFICIAL GUIDE to the 10th ANNUAL FRANKLIN WINE FESTIVAL
For over a decade, we have supported Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee in what has become the most anticipated wine event in the SouthEast. To date, over $1 million has been raised to provide mentorship programs for youth. Thank you for your ongoing support!
– Jackie & James “Woody” Woodard – Owners, Cool Springs Wines & Spirits
Friday, October 17, 2014 – 7-10pm
FRANKLIN WINE FESTIVAL GRAND TASTING AT THE FACTORY AT FRANKLIN
A truly “Grand Experience” for both foodies and wine connoisseurs, pairing extensive offerings by Middle Tennessee’s finest chefs with more than 300 wines from around the world including: Orin Swift Cellars, Krupp Brothers, Mollydooker, Pali, Moet Hennessey, Cloudy Bay and more.
Tickets: $89.00 in advance, $100.00 at the door
ADDITIONAL ELEMENTS OF THE FRANKLIN WINE FESTIVAL
• King and Queen of the Vines
Candidates pledge to raise funds for mentoring youth in Middle Tennessee.
• Silent & Live Auction
Visit the auction while at the event, note your favorites, and continue to enjoy the festival without worrying about being outbid! New this year we are partnering with Qtego Auction Technology where you can register and bid from your smart phone.
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• Celebrity Wine Pourers
This event will feature celebrity wine pourers for a fun little surprise as you enjoy the festival!
Big Brothers Big Sisters is an investor and volunteer supported organization serving children with a one-to-one mentor. In 2013, we served thousands of Middle Tennessee children with a one-to-one mentor in their lives.
Funds raised by the Franklin Wine Festival are used to conduct background checks on volunteers to ensure child safety; and provide ongoing support for children, families and volunteers to build and sustain long-lasting relationships. Big Brothers Big Sisters is proven to improve children’s odds for succeeding in school, behaving nonviolently, avoiding drugs and alcohol, and breaking negative cycles.
Big Brothers Big Sisters is currently serving children in nine counties including Davidson, Williamson, Wilson, Rutherford, Dickson, Cheatham, Hickman, Robertson and Sumner counties.
PHOTO GALLERY FROM THE 2013 FRANKLIN WINE FESTIVAL GRAND TASTING