Wine & Music Festival Oct. 26 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino VIP Menu, Wine Seminars and Cooking Demonstrations Announced

Dover, DE, October 12, 2013 --( The Twelfth Annual Wine & Music Festival will be held on Saturday, October 26, from 3 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. in the Rollins Center®, celebrating a Halloween theme. Guests are invited to dress in costume during the event. Costume judging will occur at 7 p.m., with prizes to be awarded.

Informative wine seminars will take place in the Silver Lake Room at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. At the American Wine History and Tasting at 5 p.m., guests learn how to taste wine like a pro and discuss the impact of American wines on the world. At 7 p.m., guests learn wine and food pairing, the revolution of wine, and insight into screw-top wines at the Wine and Where We Are Today seminar.

Cooking demonstrations will occur in the Rollins Center at 4:15 p.m. and again at 8 p.m. Deejay entertainment, and gift and food marketplaces provide guests with plenty to do between tastings.

General admission of $25 includes wine glass and wine tasting. A designated driver ticket at $15 includes unlimited, free soft drinks. The VIP experience is offered for $40 and includes wine glass, wine tasting, special seating and delicious menu of jumbo butternut squash ravioli served in a crispy potato nest, drizzled with sage butter and roasted pumpkin seeds; seared jumbo scallops with red grapes, pea greens, radicchio, avocado and an aged balsamic reduction; Riesling gelee parfait with marinated strawberries.

To purchase tickets to the Wine & Music Festival, please call VIP Services at 800-711-5882 or order online at Limited vendor space is still available; interested vendors may contact Jeannine Lahey at

Halloween masks, face paint or any items which prevent facial recognition are not permitted in the gaming areas.

About Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
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. Gaming operations consist of more than 2,400 slots and a full complement of table games including poker. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites and amenities including a full-service spa/salon, concert hall and 41,500 sq. ft. of multi-use event space. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April, and horse racing is simulcast year-round. Professional football parlay betting is accepted during the season. Additional property amenities include multiple restaurants from fine dining to casual fare, bars/lounges and retail shops. For more information, please visit
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