Phipps’ Wines Under Glass Gala Offers the Flavors of the Continents
On Thursday, Oct. 22, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens invites guests to take their taste buds on a culinary adventure around the world and experience the flavors of the continents at the annual Wines Under Glass gala. The V.I.P. Reception begins at 6:30 p.m., with the Global Party starting for all other guests at 7:30 p.m. With the Fall Flower Show’s Japanese chrysanthemums in full flourish, it will be the perfect backdrop for an evening filled with delicious cuisine, delectable wines and lively entertainment. The journey begins in Palm Court, which will be transformed for the night into Napa Valley, Ca., and will offer guests wine samples from its famous vineyards. Then, guests will be transported to a serene Japanese garden where they can sip on authentic sake. Meanwhile, a French wine will take guests by the taste buds to the French countryside while food and entertainment from the region engage the senses. As the strolling event continues, guests will enjoy samples of Australian wines and entertainment before making their way to the last destination of the night – the heart of Africa. The Tropical Forest Congo exhibit will delight guests with delectable regional wines and foods and lively African dancers, making this stop a must-see for all partygoers.
Date & Time
October 22, 2015