Wine OFF the Fox and Breast Cancer benefit concert
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Date: October 22, 2022
Shades of pink….WINE! October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and Wine OFF the Fox on Saturday, Oct. 22 features wine tasting and live performances from girl bands at Oswego’s Venue 1012. Plus, a portion of the event’s proceeds benefit organizations that provide breast cancer services and support.
Select and sip from more than 18 varieties of wine including blush, white and red; seasonal craft beer from Oswego Brewing Company; a signature cocktail and non-alcoholic options. Bring your own picnic and relax in the crisp autumn air while you listen to the hottest hits of the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s and today from girl bands Jersey Girls and Serendipity.
The new event will have a slightly different format than Wine on the Fox held in the spring. Fox Valley Winery representatives will be onsite to serve a selection of their favorite wines, while a variety of international, national and regional wine varieties will be poured by volunteers. Seasonal craft beer selections will be served Oswego Brewing Co. staff from Oswego Brewing Co.
NEW! Check out the list of wine and other beverages that will be available at the event.
Enjoy live entertainment, a wine tasting, food options and a silent auction!
You won’t want to miss this tasting event and high energy concert powered by two all-women bands for a worthy cause on Saturday, October 22 from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Ten percent of every ticket sold will support the following breast cancer programs and services in our community and beyond to include:
Rush Copley/Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center, breast cancer services and support
The Edward Foundation, breast cancer support services
American Cancer Society, breast cancer research and advocacy
$60– VIP Package (Limited to 100 guests) – Includes entrance to the event for exclusive wine-tasting from 1:00-2:00 p.m., live entertainment by a local female vocalist, commemorative wine glass; table seating in the VIP section near the stage; light hors d’oeuvres and 20 tasting tickets to be used from 2:00–7:00 p.m.
$35 – “For the Fight” Package – includes a general admission ticket from 2:00-7:00 p.m., a commemorative wine glass and 14 tasting tickets
$30 – “All for Pink” Package – includes a general admission ticket from 2:00-7:00 p.m., commemorative wine glass and 7 tasting tickets
$20 – General admission from 2:00-7:00 p.m. (No wine glass or wine tasting tickets included.)
Day of Tickets (Increase by $10)
$70 – VIP Package (Limited to 100 guests depending on availability at door) – Includes entrance, exclusive wine-tasting from 1:00-2:00 p.m., commemorative wine glass; table seating in the VIP section near the stage; light hors d’oeuvres and 20 tasting tickets to be used from 2:00- 7:00 p.m.
$45 – “For the Fight” Package – includes a General Admission ticket from 2:00-7:00 p.m., commemorative wine glass and 14 tasting tickets
$40 – “All for Pink” Package – includes a General Admission ticket from 2:00-7:00 p.m., commemorative wine glass and 7 tasting tickets
$30 – General Admission from 2:00-7:00 p.m. (No wine glass or wine tasting tickets included.)
- Each tasting ticket is redeemable for a 1 oz. servings of wine
- Guests who purchase either the “VIP” Package; “For the Fight” Package or “All for Pink” Package will be eligible to purchase additional tasting tickets for $1 each, throughout the event.
- Glasses of wine, glasses of beer, cans of soda and of bottled water will be available for purchase using credit cards, only, throughout the event.
- Food vendors will be on site selling a variety of savory fare.
- Select wine bottles will be sold within the last hour of the event from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. and may be opened on site and/or taken home for consumption in a sealed bag.
Fancy Nancy Boards available!
Order your Fancy Nancy Charcuterie Board and have it waiting for you at the event! Only the best quality meats, artisan cheeses, seasonal fruits, vegetables and snacks are served. Each board pairs delightfully with your favorite wine! All of the honey comes from a local beekeeper and the jam is fresh and homemade. Three different size options are available. Order your board by Thursday, Oct. 20. Visit the ticket page for more info and to place your order.
1:00-2:00 PM VIP Reception
2:00 PM Venue 1012 opens
2:30 – 4:30 PM Serendipity
5:00 – 7:00 PM The Jersey Girls
2:30 – 4:30 PM
Serendipity is an all-girl band from the Chicago suburbs. They are most notable for playing hits from the ’60s, ’70s ’80s and today. They absolutely love putting a smile on everyone’s face as they sing their hearts out to well-known songs.
The Jersey Girls
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Three lovely ladies… three unique voices… three distinct singing styles come together as one! This vocal harmony girl-group from the Midwest sings everything from the Four Seasons and the Supremes, through the Disco era, to the music of today! Whether they sing your favorite Oldies-but-Goldies or more current music, the Jersey Girls will make your heart sing along.
- All bags will be checked at entry.
- Outside food is allowed. Food vendors will also be onsite.
- Lawn chairs and blankets are recommended. Chairs are not provided.
- Lawn seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Venue 1012 is cashless venue, credit and debit purchases only.
- Smoking only allowed in designated area.
The following items are prohibited from being brought into the venue:
- Outside beverages, including alcoholic beverages
- Tents/canopies are prohibited
- Pets (other than service animals)
- Weapons of any kind
- Fireworks of any kind