LACONIA — Tickets are on sale now for Lakes Region Uncorked, a unique fall fundraiser offering samples of locally made wine, mead, cider and beer. Uncorked will be held at the Historic Belknap Mill in Laconia on Saturday, November 2, from 6-9 pm. All ticket proceeds benefit individuals, children and families in the Lakes Region who receive core supports and services from LRCS and children and families served by the LRCS Family Resource Center of Central NH.
"This event is clearly in line with LRCS' commitment and support of our local economy and entrepreneurs. It is the first and only tasting in the Lakes Region that features a collection of local wine and beer vendors. Our sponsors and vendors have been amazing in their support, generosity and enthusiasm. Everyone is excited. I suggest guests buy their tickets early!," commented Christine Santaniello, LRCS Executive Director.
Bank of New Hampshire is the Title Sponsor of Lakes Region Uncorked. Other major sponsors include: Franklin Savings Bank- Grapes and Grains; LPL Financial, Laconia- Silent Auction; Curt's Caterers of Gilford – Fine Foods; E & S Insurance Services - Wine Educator; and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care of New England-Dessert Sponsor.
Vendors presenting their products to guests include: Canterbury Aleworks; Coffin Cellars Winery; Farnum Hill Ciders; Flag Hill Winery; Haunting Whisper Vineyard; Hermit Woods Winery; Labelle Winery; Moonlight Meadery; Sap House Meadery; Stone Gate Vineyard and Squam Brewery. Other vendors include Curt's Caterers, Edible Arrangements, Woodshed Coffee and A Grape Affair- wine educator.
Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the door, space permitting. All ticket holders must be 21 years or older for admittance. Tickets include admission to the tasting room, silent auction and wine education session. All ticket holders will receive an Uncorked wine glass keepsake and Tasting Guide.