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Monday, July 11, 2011

Harris Presents the 2011 Milwaukee Wine Festival

Harris Presents the 2011 Milwaukee Wine Festival Aug. 12-13

inPLAY EVENTS announces the return of the 2011 Milwaukee Wine Festival presented by Harris to be held Aug. 12-13 on the grounds of the Milwaukee Art Museum. The two-day, outdoor event, will provide festival-goers an opportunity to sample more than 200 fine wines from around the globe in a relaxed setting along the shore of Lake Michigan with a beautiful view of the Santiago Calatrava.

Wine seminars, cooking demonstrations and Craft beer tasting are conducted by event sponsors, exhibiting wineries, area chefs and restaurateurs. Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy live music that will be performed on the festival stage as well as enjoy some of the area's most exquisite food from local restaurants.

Friday, August 12th from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 13th t from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Milwaukee Art Museum
700 Art Museum Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Adult Wine Tasting Tickets are $27 in advance and $35 at the gate. This ticket price includes a souvenir wine glass, 10 tastings, a Festival Program and food and wine demonstrations, musical entertainment, and the opportunity to purchase wine at a discount. Adult Craft Beer Tasting tickets are $27 in advance and $35 at the door which includes admittance and 10 craft beer tasting coupons. Adult Wine and Craft Beer Tasting Tickets are $43 in advance, and $50 at the door which includes admittance, and 10 wine and 10 beer tasting coupons. All advance tickets can be purchased through Thursday, August 11th. For each of these ticket options, buy 15 or more adult tickets and receive $2.50 off each ticket.

Designated Driver tickets are $10 in advance or at the door. This ticket includes two non-alcoholic drinks, a Festival Program, food and wine seminars, access to cooking demonstrations, musical entertainment and a souvenir wine glass upon departure. Attendees under 21 are admitted for free when accompanied by a paid adult.

Tickets can be purchased online at or by phone at 877-772-5425. Please note an additional fee applies for phone orders. Phone center hours are 8:00am to 9:00pm Central time - 7 days a week. Advanced tickets can also be purchased at the Milwaukee Art Museum Store. Tickets will also be available for purchase on the festival grounds at the Milwaukee Art Museum on the day of the festival. The festival takes place rain or shine.

For more information about the 2011 Milwaukee Wine Festival, please visit

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