2019 Wine & Food Festival kicks off with pre-event

MSU BILLINGS FOUNDATION NEWSTickets are now on sale for the MSU Billings Foundation’s Daring Pairing: Spanish Flavor event. The festival kickoff is on Monday, Oct. 22 at 6-8 p.m. Daring Pairing is the first pre-event of the 2019 Wine & Food Festival, an annual fundraiser for MSU Billings student scholarships.

Enjoy a tapas tasting tour featuring wines of Spain at Hilands Golf Club, located at 714 Poly Drive. A variety of food stations feature each chef’s specialty paired with Spanish wine. Certainly, you won’t want to miss this culinary event of the season!

Tickets are available at winefoodfestival.com for $75 per person. Also, attendees have the chance to win a 1.5-liter bottle of Prisoner Red Blend 2015 from Prisoner Wine Company.

Since 1992, Wine & Food Festival has been an integral fundraiser for the MSU Billings Foundation. Because of overwhelming support from the community, the 2018 festival saw $335,000 in net proceeds. The week-long 2019 festival will take place May 13-18 with home cooking schools, winemaster and brewmaster events, all culminating with a “Fine Finish under the Grand Tent” on Saturday, May 18.

Finally, for more information about the Wine & Food Festival, contact Jeanne Moller, senior development officer at MSU Billings Foundation, (406) 657-1623, jmoller@msubillings.edu.