Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Dickson City will hold its seventh annual Mardi Gras Wine Tasting event on Saturday, Feb. 25, 5-8 p.m. at the school auditorium.
The annual event includes wonderful wines from homegrown vintners including: Joe Rudalavage, Leo Brunori, Nordi Gambini, Joe Nardelli, George Kollar, Mike Peregrim, Carl Salvador, Richard Wowk, and Jeff Noccella. Established wineries participating include: Capra Collina Winery, Ferrone Family Winery, Lucchi Family Cellars, Vito’s Wine Cellar, Grovedale Winery and Maiolatesi Wine Cellars.
There will also be numerous appetizers, homemade foods and desserts from committee members, parishioners and volunteers, along with music by Sarah Marie and Joseph. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Admission is $10 for designated drivers, paid at the door. Tickets can be purchased by calling 570-489-2091 or 570-878-3373.
The Mardi Gras committee includes, from left, front row: Monsignor Patrick Pratico, Leona Lebida, Sophie Padilla, Lorraine Malevich, Judy Rudzinski and Andy Krause. Back row: Jack Horvath, Jeffrey Kovaleski, Carole Paswinski and Ann Krause.