Calgary, Canada, May 21, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Salute Wine + Food Festival (May 25 – June 6) in Calgary is quickly approaching, boasting a vast array of budget-friendly events for both oenophiles and those new to the world of wine. Hosted at some of the most popular venues around Calgary, the program for this inaugural event launches May 25th with the grand finale dinner on June 6th.
“We challenged international wine makers, celebrity chefs and some of Calgary’s best restaurants and wine boutiques to deliver premium quality at an affordable price,” says Don House, Festival Manager & Co-Chair. “The result is a lifestyle event offering one-on-one access to an exciting world of international wine craftsmen, renowned chefs, fine dining, educational seminars and stylish tastings to be enjoyed by novice and serious wine lovers alike”.
Tickets for the new Salute Wine + Food Festival are on sale now for two weeks of spectacular events. Recognizing the need to relax and enjoy as well as the current economic climate, the event’s modest ticket prices include not only the cost of admission but all wine samples, food and entertainment, where applicable.
“The vision was to create a new festival that was entertaining, Informative and educational, offering fine wine and gourmet food without breaking your budget – and we’ve achieved that and more with two delicious weeks guaranteed to satisfy every craving”, notes House.
Salute Calgary Wine + Food Festival launches May 25th with a New Zealand Wine Makers Dinner and Wine Fair and ends on June 6 with a Salute to Italy Grand Finale Dinner. And no Calgary festival would be complete without a nod to Alberta Beef, which is prominent at the Salute to Steak: Roundup of Reds event being held on May 30th with an encore on June 6th.
For tickets and the full listing of events for Salute Wine + Food Festival Calgary, visit www.salutewinefestival.com.
Salute Wine + Food Festival General Information:
Ticket Sales: 1-888-711-9399
Salute Information Line: 403-457-4544