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Love the Wine You’re With at the 3rd annual Winter Sip & Stroll!

Gig Harbor, WA – The Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance’s popular Winter Sip & Stroll is returning on Saturday, February 10 from 1pm – 5pm. Sponsored by Anthony’s at Gig Harbor, attendees will enjoy sipping and strolling along Gig Harbor’s wintery waterfront sampling Northwest wines, brews and tasty small bites at businesses serving as “Stroll Stops.” The Winter Sip & Stroll takes place just before Valentine’s Day each year, offering enthusiastic taste testers the perfect opportunity to “love the wine you’re with.” The Alliance will provide complimentary shuttle transportation throughout the waterfront to make it easy to visit all the Stroll Stops. Tickets are $30 in advance through February 4th at bit.ly/wintersipandstroll2018, $35 through February 9 or $40 at the door on the day of the event if any tickets remain.

Participants receive a tasting glass, 15 sip tickets, and a map to guide their stroll through the Downtown Waterfront. “Love the Wine You’re With” even more by shopping until 6pm at the wine store featuring bottled wines served at the Stroll Stops. The store is located at the registration location at the Brewery Banquet Room at 7 Seas Brewing located at 3006 Judson Street.

Wines will be featured from Blossom Bros., Carl’s Pond Winery, Chateau Rombeau, Foxy Roxy Dessert Wines, Long Cellars, Masquerade Wine Company, Obelisco Estate Wines, Olalla Vineyard & Winery, Patterson Cellars, Proud Pour, Three of Cups and more. Featured breweries include 7 Seas Brewing Co. and Gig Harbor Brewing Company, and Ciders from Dragon’s Head on Vashon Island.

Stroll stops include 7 Seas Brewing, Anthony’s at Gig Harbor, A/R Workshop, dolly mama boutique, Ebb Tide Gallery, For the Love of Spice, Gig Harbor Audio, the soon to be open Gig Harbor Brewing taproom, Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard, Harbor WildWatch, Lucky Dog Outfitters, Morso, Sea Hags, Sharon’s Spa & Resale Boutique, Tickled Pink, and The Weathered Cottage. Parking is available at the Methodist Church on Pioneer and throughout the Downtown Waterfront.

Sponsored by Anthony’s at Gig Harbor, the Winter Sip & Stroll is presented by the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance and the Rotary Club of Gig Harbor. For more information, contact the Alliance office at 253-514-0071 or visit Gig Harbor Wine & Food Festival on Facebook.

The Mission of the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance is to bring together community and waterfront district stakeholders in order to encourage economic vitality and to preserve the historic character and quality of the area. For more information about the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance, visit their website at www.gigharborhistoricwaterfront.org or contact Mary DesMarais – Executive Director, executivedirector@ghhwa.org 253.514.0071

The Rotary Club of Gig Harbor is committed to our community. Our motto of “Service Above Self” is something we as Rotarians practice every day. With upcoming projects such as the extension of the Cushman Trail to the waterfront district and the replacement of the flagpole at Skansie Brothers Park, and landscape improvements at the historic Midway Schoolhouse on the grounds of the Harbor History Museum, we strive for the betterment of Gig Harbor and its citizens.