Saturday, April 12th, join Second Harvest Food Bank at the Ports of Call of SeaWorld for the 4th Annual Wine Women & Shoes. From 2pm – 6pm, guests can enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres while shopping at from our carefully selected vendors and the silent auction with the favorite sole sisters, before finishing the afternoon with a fashion show and live auction. 100% of ticket sales benefit Second Harvest Food Bank and helping to feed the food insecure of our community.
This year’s vendors are:
Bibby’s Jewelry & Accessories
Diana E. Kelly, Inc.
Gina Cueto Jewelry
Sophie & Trey
Walk on Water
Buena Vista Winery
HandCraft Artisan Collection
Sequin Delicately Bubbled
Ironstone Obsession Symphony
Tropical Passion Fruit Moscato
JCB by Jean-Charles Boisset
De Loach Vineyard
Cannonball Wine Company
Our Generous Sponsors:
Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor @ Reed, P.A.
Worldwide Produce Direct
The Grove Counseling Center, Inc.
Sunny Shores Mann’s
Channel 9 Family Connection
InPink Fashion Jewelry
Sheldon & Cindy Fox
January 23, 2014
Get ready for the red carpet: Second Harvest Food Bank is proud to announce the 4th annual Wine Women & Shoes event! We will be returning to Ports of Call at SeaWorld on April 12th for a fabulous afternoon of shopping, wine tasting, auctions, and of course fashion!
Ladies who have attended this event in the past know it’s not one to miss! Find that amazing new pair of shoes or take a chance at winning a closet full of incredible items in the annual “Key-to-the-Closet” raffle. Read More …October 25, 2013
The Rosen College of Hospitality Management is offering beer and wine classes benefiting the Second Harvest Food Bank, a partner charity of the Heart of Florida United Way, as part of UCF’s Live United Campaign. This event will support the university’s goal of raising $150,000 this October – You can help just by having fun at this event while learning from beer and wine experts!
All classes will be taught in our state-of-the-art Anheuser-Busch Beer and Wine Lab at the UCF Rosen College Campus. Participants must be at least 21 years old. Each class has 50 available seats and tickets are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend the ticket purchase will be a donation to the Heart of Florida United Way. To learn more about the university’s Live United month, visit www.ucf.edu/LiveUnited.
Topic: Introduction to the World of Wines: The Basic Grape Types & the Wines They Make
Instructor: Dr. David Black
This 90-minute seminar is intended as a general introduction into the complex world of wine. During our time together we shall taste six wines: three whites & three reds. The three white wines will be made from Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc & Riesling grape varieties. The three reds will be from the Malbec, Pinot Noir & Cabernet Sauvignon grape types.
About the Instructor: Dr. Black serves as an instructor at the Rosen College of Hospitality Management since 2009. He teaches courses in Beverage Management, Exploring Wines of the World and the History and Culture of Wine. Black has more than 30 years of experience in fine wine and spirits, including an intensive, five-year Master of Wine Program, studying viticulture, winery techniques, business, blind tasting and evaluation. He has also traveled extensively to major wine regions in France, Italy, Germany, Spain, and California.
To register, please visit: http://vcart.velocitypayment.com/rosencollege/index.php?cPath=130April 23, 2013
We are less than a month away from the 3rd Annual Wine, Women & Shoes Orlando! That means wine sipping, fashion shows, great shoes and of course shopping!
Cindy Fox has been our Marketplace chair for the past three years and has done an amazing job at bringing in the best vendors for our event every year.
This year will be no different, and she has been kind enough to give us a little sneak peek at this year’s vendors.
How many different vendors can we expect this year?
The official answer is nine but unofficially our guests will see products from 12 different boutiques. There will be great shopping in store this year! Read More …January 29, 2013
Slip on your stilettos and get ready for Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida’s third annual Wine Women & Shoes event! This year’s event will be held at Ports of Call at SeaWorld on Saturday, May 18.
Join us for delectable hors d’oeuvres, sumptuous wine and the best shopping from local and national boutiques. A live and silent auction will also take place, as well as a fashion show presented by Saks Fifth Avenue Florida Mall.
Leading up to the event we’ll be sharing tons of announcements and surprises about what to expect at this year’s event. To stay updated on follow us on Facebook at: Facebook.com/WWSOrlando. Read More …April 23, 2012
By this time next week, Wine Women & Shoes will have already come and gone. Still not sure if you’re going to attend? Let us help you make up your mind. Here are 10 good reasons you should attend the event:
10. Shoe Guys. Our official Shoe Guys will display vendor shoes, jewelry and more.
9. Trips of a Lifetime. Live auction items include trips to Bali Hai, the French Riviera, Greek Islands, Sedona and Venice & Bellagio. Read More …