Wine & Music Festival “Tribute to The Eighties” Nov. 13

Dover, DE, November 03, 2010 --( Tickets are still available for the Ninth Annual Wine & Music Festival on Saturday, Nov. 13, from 3 to 10 p.m. in the Rollins Center of Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. 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 for the crazy ‘80s. There will be a cash prize for best costume.

Wines from around the world will be available for tasting, judging and purchasing. Numerous food stations will set up, along with sign ups for wine seminars and lessons on wine making; held in nearby breakout rooms.

General admission is $25 and includes a commemorative wine glass, wine 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 at will call on the day of the event.

A special, $40 VIP ticket includes the above, plus reserved seating and a four-course meal consisting of:

Appetizer – Napoleon of tempura-crusted eggplant with red onion relish topped with crème fresh.
Salad – Wedge of iceberg lettuce topped with Roquefort cheese, bacon, and roasted pine nuts, served with creamy Roquefort dressing.
Entrée – Mini tenderloin of Beef Wellington with black truffle demi-glace, potato leek latkes with caviar sour cream, and grilled mini vegetables.
Dessert – Trio of Snapple-infused gelato to include green tea, mango, and Asian pear.

VIP tickets require seating reservations and are available only 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, and approximately 2,700 video lottery terminals controlled by Delaware Lottery. The Crown Royal® Poker Room on the third floor offers Texas Hold ‘Em with a Bad Beat Jackpot and daily poker tournaments. Trackview Slots has slots and electronic blackjack games on the fourth floor. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April. The Colonnade features the Race & Sports Book with professional football parlay betting and 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 Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites, indoor pool, sauna, exercise room, gift shop, Toppers Spa/Salon, 1600-seat Rollins Center® and 35,000 sq. ft. of event space. Property amenities include 12 restaurants/bars. For more information, please visit
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Lisa Butler