You could win a personal landscape consultation with nationally known gardening expert David Clark at Vines & Wines, a fundraising event to benefit the horticulture program and its participants with disabilities at Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara. He will also give a presentation on organic growing tips.
The event will be held from 3-8 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at the Merani Hotel Group’s Four Points by Sheraton, 7001 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls. The hotel is offering a reduced room rate for that night.
Buffalo-NiagaraGardening.com is a sponsor for the event.
Pre-sale tickets are $20 and may be purchased online or at the four administration buildings at Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara: 1555 Fashion Outlet Blvd., 2393 Niagara Falls Blvd. and 2510 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls, and 107 Heath St.,
Tickets will be $25 at the door.
Admission includes wine tasting and one sheet of tickets for an imaginative Home Interiors and Gardening basket auction. There will also be a high-end silent auction, wine raffle, chocolate tastings from Jacolatte and a cash bar. Participating wineries to date are Vizcarra Wineyards and Arrowhead Spring Vineyards.
Opportunities Unlimited is in the process of raising the last bulk of the funds needed to break ground on an expanded greenhouse that will triple the growing and education space. Proceeds from this event will assist with the expansion and with horticulture programming.