Our annual Taste the Passion weekend starts with a special winter benefit for the Glen Arbor Art Association called Art From Michigan Wine Country on Friday evening (February 7) from 6-8 PM. Art, Wine and Delectables Warm the Night
The Glen Arbor Art Association, The Homestead resort and the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail will again team up to offer Art From Michigan’s Wine Country on Friday, February 7, from 6-8 pm at The Homestead’s Mountain Flowers Lodge. Now in its sixth year, this fun winter event kicks off the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail’s Taste the Passion weekend. The Friday night GAAA benefit features wine from Leelanau wineries, an original art exhibit and sale and a small plates menu designed by The Homestead’s Chef Piombo.
Ticket price is $20 per person with advance reservation by February 5, and includes one glass of wine, food stations with delectable small plates, and coffee. Additional wine available for $4/glass or three glasses for $10. Call The Homestead, 231-334-5100, to make a reservation with will call ticket pick up at Mountain Flowers for pre-paid reservations. At the door price is $25 per person admission on the night of the event.
The invitational art exhibit and sale offers recent original works by Jane Batteiger, Jane Ditri, Mary Fuscaldo, Michelle Jahraus, Harriett Mittelberger, Joan Richmond, and Rodger Skinner. The artists will be on hand to discuss their work.
A portion of each ticket and painting purchase supports the Glen Arbor Art Association’s scholarship, after school, and migrant children art programs which provide educational opportunities for families who would not otherwise have them.