Ninth Annual Wine & Music Festival Nov. 13 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

Dover, DE, October 01, 2010 --( The Ninth Annual Wine & Music Festival will take place at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 3 to 10 p.m. in the Rollins Center ballroom. This year’s event will highlight the ‘80s with entertainment by tribute performances of pop icons like Madonna, Prince, Cyndi Lauper, Michael Jackson and others.

Guests are encouraged to dress in theme with big hair, Spandex, lace, neon and whatever else harkens back to the zany ‘80s. There will be a cash prize for best costume.

Wines from around the world will be offered for tasting, judging and purchasing. Numerous food stations will be set up around the ballroom for guests to partake and enjoy. Guests may sign up for informative and fun cooking demonstrations, wine seminars and lessons on wine making during the festival, to be held in nearby breakout rooms.

A $25 general admission ticket includes a commemorative wine glass, wine and food samples, participation in all festivities and a wine and gift marketplace. Tickets may be purchased in advance at through Nov. 11. Walk ups are welcome to purchase tickets at Will Call on the day of the event.

A $40 VIP ticket also includes exclusive, reserved seating and a four-course VIP dining experience. VIP tickets require seating reservations and are available by calling VIP Services at 800-711-5882.


Owned by Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE), Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® is a premier gaming and entertainment resort destination in the Mid-Atlantic region. The casino is open 24 hours daily and consists of table games including blackjack, craps, roulette, poker, baccarat, and more, in addition to approximately 2,700 video lottery terminals controlled by Delaware Lottery. The Crown Royal® Poker Room located on the third floor has poker tables offering the most popular poker games, including Texas Hold ‘Em. Poker tournaments will begin in September. Trackview Slots located on the fourth floor holds more slots and electronic blackjack games. The Colonnade features the Race & Sports Book with pro football parlay betting, horse racing simulcasts, a casino lounge called Fire & Ice at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, and shops and restaurants consisting of The Marketplace, Swarovski, Godiva, Fashions of The Colonnade, Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House, Frankie’s Italian Restaurant and Sweet Perks Too. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is the largest in Delaware with 500 luxurious rooms/suites, indoor pool, sauna, exercise room, gift shop, Toppers Spa/Salon, 1600-seat Rollins Center® ballroom and 35,000 sq. ft. of multi-function space. Additional property amenities include seven restaurants/cafes, five bars, world-class live harness racing and simulcast horse racing. For more information, please visit
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