WNPR’s Faith Middleton Hosts the 4th Annual Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance
WNPR’s Faith Middleton Hosts the 4th Annual
Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance
Thursday, February 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Farmington Gardens in Farmington, Connecticut
—General admission tickets are $85 per person and limited; VIP packages available as well—
HARTFORD, Conn. (January 24, 2013) – Faith Middleton, WNPR’s award-winning interviewer, hosts the fourth annual Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance, part of the Faith Middleton Food Schmooze Signature Event Series. The celebration takes place Thursday, February 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Farmington Gardens in Farmington, Conn.
Heart to Heart is one of Connecticut’s most romantic annual events. Guests spend the evening sipping champagne under the stars in the glass solarium while dining on a lavish multi-course menu created by some of Middleton’s favorite chefs…then the dancing begins. Alex Nakhimovsky and his band perform beloved musical selections keeping everyone on the dance floor for hours.
This year, the event has an extraordinary collection of noted chefs creating the menu:
- Chef Jordan Stein, The Pond House Grille, Glastonbury
- Chef Albert Clugston, The Litchfield Saltwater Grille, Litchfield
- Chef Yale Woodson, Plan B Burger Bar, Glastonbury
- Chef Stefan Drago, The Avon Belle Terrace, Avon
- Chef Chip Miller, The Society Room, Hartford
- Chef Katrina Chabot, Farmington Gardens, Farmington
Now in its fourth year, the Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance is one of Faith Middleton’s most popular events and has sold out every year.
Single tickets are $85 per person and include dinner, dancing and expertly paired wines. To secure your reservation, order tickets online at WNPR.org, keyword: Heart.
This year, special VIP packages are also being made available. For $250 a couple, guests will receive two tickets to the Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance, plus a safe ride home driver courtesy of AmRide for up to a 15-mile radius of the event venue. AmRide drives you home safely in YOUR car. Additional mileage can be arranged with AmRide. For details and restrictions, go to WNPR.org, keyword: Heart. Arrangements for a safe ride home must be made directly with AmRide; please reference this event AmRide.com.
The VIP Romance package for two ($600 a couple) is two events in one! The package includes two tickets to the Heart to Heart Champagne and Romance Dinner Dance event on February 21 and a 60-minute couple’s Swedish Massage at the Winvian Resort in Morris, Conn. Details and restrictions at WNPR.org, keyword: Heart.
The presenting sponsor for the event is the Pat & Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health Center, with additional support from The Farmer’s Cow, Fiddleheads Natural Foods Co-op and AmRide. Special thanks to Winvian Resort and Powerstation Events for their in-kind support.
For more information, please call 860-275-7540 or email: [email protected]
The Faith Middleton Show is a two-time Peabody Award-winning show widely recognized for fostering insightful, thought-provoking conversation. Faith Middleton offers her listeners some of the world’s most fascinating people and subjects. Lori Mack and Jonathan McNicol produce the program, which has been inducted into the Connecticut Magazine Hall of Fame as “Best Local Talk Show.” In 2012, Faith Middleton was inducted into the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame for her contributions to broadcasting over the past thirty years.
WNPR is an affiliate of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and American Public Media. Part of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CBPN), WNPR serves almost 240,000 listeners weekly in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island with news and information.
WNPR has also been the recipient of many esteemed awards, including two George Foster Peabody Awards, five Ohio State Awards, two Gracie Allen Awards and over 50 Associated Press Awards, including seven Mark Twain Awards for Overall Station Excellence. WNPR’s award-winning local programming lineup includes The Faith Middleton Show, Where We Live
and The Colin McEnroe Show. Overall, the network brings a broad spectrum of public affairs, entertainment, sports and educational programming to viewers, listeners and readers. CPBN also
includes CPTV, a media service that is a locally and nationally recognized producer and presenter of quality public television programming, including UConn Women’s Basketball, original documentaries and educational programming. For more information, visit wnpr.org.