Tickets on sale for Warren’s A Taste of Spring


Champagne sponsors for the fourth annual A Taste of Spring wine and ale tasting event in Warren on Saturday, May 4, take time from their plans for this photo. Photo by Scott Trauner.

Tickets are now on sale for the fourth annual A Taste of Spring wine and ale tasting event Saturday, May 4, in Warren.

The event is a fund-raiser with proceeds to benefit the downtown park project.

To be held at Dogwood Glen Golf Course from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., the event features wines from Satek Winery, of Fremont; beers and ales from Five Star Distributing, of Columbia City; and oils and vinegars from the Olive Twist, of Fort Wayne.

There will also be items to be bid on in a silent auction, drawings for prizes and food samplings from Kim's Katered Affair.

Champagne sponsors for the event are Robert H. Berghoff, D.D.S; Citizens Telephone; Kevin DeaKyne, D.D.S.; East of Chicago Pizza Co.; Family LifeCare; Heritage Pointe/Dogwood Glen; Kim's Katered Affair; Shuttleworth Insurance; and T.D. Wall Inc.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at East of Chicago and Citizens Telephone, or the night of the event at the door.

Complete caption: Champagne sponsors for the fourth annual A Taste of Spring wine and ale tasting event in Warren on Saturday, May 4, include (front row from left) Heritage Pointe/Dogwood Glen, represented by Jill Huston; Gebhart’s Floral Barn, represented by Sharon Gebhart; Family LifeCare, represented by Polly Edwards; (back row from left) East of Chicago Pizza Co., represented by Jeff Souder; T.D. Wall Inc., represented by Tom Wall; and Shuttleworth Insurance, represented by Bill Shuttleworth. Other Champagne sponsors are Robert H. Berghoff, D.D.S.; Citizens Telephone; Kevin DeaKyne, D.D.S.; and Kim’s Katered Affair.