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The Gig Harbor Wine and Food Festival Set for July 14, 2012

Gig Harbor, Washington (June 2012) – The Gig Harbor Wine and Food Festival is only one month away, coming to Gig Harbor on July 14, 2012 at the Harbor History Museum, located at 4121 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor WA. The event is put on by the Gig Harbor Historic Waterfront Association.

This year’s festival will feature the culinary talents of Chef Holly Smith of Café Juanita in Kirkland.

A new festival website is now live and tickets are on sale. Limited tickets are available. For the first time, classes can also be reserved on line.

The 2011 event included more than two dozen wineries and breweries as well as a wide variety of chefs and restaurants. Friday night wine maker dinners are being added for 2012. More than 700 people enjoyed the festival in 2011 with a highlight of the event being the chef’s competition. This year Chef Holly Smith will compete in an “Iron Chef” style competition against Chef Tin Nguyen, Executive Chef of the Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort.

See the new website and learn more at

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