June 25, 2018

50th Anniversary Celebratory Wine Walk on July 19

Kishwaukee College is celebrating its 50th anniversary and will hold the “Fragments of Kish” Wine Walk on Thursday, July 19, from 4:30-7:00 pm on campus. Participants will enjoy wine and spirits from local vendors including The Forge, Hy-Vee, Jonamac Orchard, Taxco, Waterman Winery, and Whiskey Acres.

The event will kick off in the Kishwaukee College Art Gallery, featuring the Kishwaukee College Alumni Art Exhibition for viewing, musical entertainment, and a tasting of commemorative 50th Anniversary Wine from Jonamac Orchard. The evening will continue outdoors near the greenhouse gardens where participants will enjoy wine tastings from Waterman Winery and Jonamac Orchard, distilled spirits from Whiskey Acres and Taxco, beer tasting from The Forge Brewhouse, and a variety from Hy-Vee. Hors d’ouevres and refreshments will be provided by Kish Café and Chef Rudy Galindo from Quest catering.

Tickets for the Wine Walk are on sale now for $35 a person or $60 a couple. Proceeds from the event will benefit Kishwaukee College Foundation Scholarships. Tickets may be purchased online through Eventbrite, on campus in the Marketing Office in A1227 (located in the Conference Center), or by calling 815-825-9509.

Participants are asked to park in the B Parking Lot and enter door #58.

For more information on the “Fragments of Kish” Wine Walk and to purchase tickets online, visit: www.kish.edu/50th/winewalk.