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September 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm$30
The 6th Annual Independence Uncorked Wine Festival will be Sept. 8th, 2018, from 1-6 p.m. on the grounds of the Historic Bingham-Waggoner Estate in Independence, Mo. The Bingham-Waggoner Estate is an 1852 mansion and estate once owned by George Caleb Bingham, the famous Missouri artist.
Independence Uncorked will be one of the largest Missouri wine festivals in the state, featuring 25 Missouri wineries sampling several of their wines, a guest spirits distiller and over 2,500 attendees. The day will feature art, music, beer, food booths and wine classes.
The event is sponsored by Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal and hosted by the Rotary Club of Eastern Independence.
Cost is $30 in advance and $40 at the door and will include a wine glass and 4-bottle wine bag (for the first 2,000 people).
Proceeds from the events will go towards various national and local charities supported by Rotary. Beneficiaries include the McCoy Park all-inclusive Play Ground, Great Plains SPCA, Community Services League, Independence School District Character Plus Program, Special Olympics, Shoes for Orphan Soles, Shelter Box, Job One, CAPA, Hope House, Rotary Youth Camp and the Rotary Foundation, to name just a few. This year’s charity of choice Is Drumm Farm for Kids.
Bring your lawn chairs and spend the afternoon. No outside food or drink allowed, but food will be available for sale.