FAIRFIELD, Conn. – A wine tasting to benefit the Wilton-based Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will be held Friday, Oct. 25, at Jonathan Surges Cottage in Fairfield.
The Sturges Cottage is at 449 Mill Plain Road in Fairfield. It runs from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The event will include win hors d’oeuvres, silent auction and entertainment. Raymond Vineyards, The Wine Enthusiast’s 2012 American Winery of the Year, will be offering the wines. Tours of the venue will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Guests can RSVP for $75 online and are asked to bring their favorite bottle of wine to be included in a drawing. Day of event tickets will be $100 if space is available.
The event is hosted by Chris Fenton in support of his Survivorship $100,000 campaign, a four-year journey to honor his daughter, Morgan; mother Barbara; and aunt, Victoria Kurkowski, all of whom have battled debilitating health issues. Fenton is the Vice President of Team In Training for the LLS. Read more about Fenton’s project online.