Raising money for local scholarships, charities and hands-on local & international humanitarian projects.
The MARQ Southlake is located at 285 Shady Oaks Drive, Southlake, Texas 76092.
Thank You to our guests, sponsors and volunteers that made WineDiscovery 2019 a huge success!
Fine Wines - Craft Beer - Great Food - Soft Music - Celebrity Guests
Red Carpet Photos - Door Prizes - Raffle - Silent Auction
Awesome Date Night!! - Celebrate while Helping Others!!
We had a great time celebrating with friends, tasting & rating marvelous wines with retail values of up to $40, sampling delicious food and craft beer while comparing notes on favorite wine, beer & food pairings. Miss Texas Madison Fuller was on hand for Red Carpet and candid pictures! Guests reveled in the hunt using smartphones & bidding assistants to win favorite silent auction items.
Tastings of over 26 Texas, domestic and international wines were conducted with red, white, blush, port and sparkling wines! Wineries and distributors included; 3 Vino, Banfi Vintners, Bear Creek Spirits & Wine, El Wine Chateau, Off the Vine and Wolf Imports. Experts from wineries and the Grapevine Wine Pourers Society were on hand to provide details on grapes, growers, vintages and suggestions for tasting!
Hop and Sting Brewing Company from Grapevine provide craft beer and was on hand to provide details on their brews!
We had incredible food to pair with wine & craft beer. Our 2019 food sponsors included: Bonefish Grill, F&G Eats, Hook & Ladder Pizza Co., Howard Wang's China Grill, Oliva Italian Eatery and RA Sushi Bar Restaurant with desserts provided by Nothing Bundt Cakes and The Ice Cream Place.
The patio was incredible this year!
Cigar connoisseurs compared notes on port, maderia & cigars on the patio!
The Touring Chocolatier sold out their private Wine & Chocolate Tasting!
Hot hand tossed pizza by Hook& Ladder Pizza complemented by incredible craft beer
by Hop&Sting Brewing Co.
WineDiscovery is an annual charity event hosted by the Metroport Rotary Club with help this year from the Golden Triangle Rotary Club. There are no administrative costs so 100% of sponsor funds and net proceeds are used for charitable purposes. Most proceeds are awarded as local scholarships to graduating high school and Tarrant County College students, over $275,000 to date. Remaining proceeds, over $65,000 to date, are awarded for grants or hands on work with local charities or humanitarian projects internationally.
Metroport Rotary Charities Inc is a 501(c)(3), EIN 20-2213655