Date(s) - 09/04/2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
La Banque at the Seaplane Base
Take home $500 of wine and spirits PLUS an attractive outdoor basket, at our Board of Director’s basket raffle, which includes many of the beverages you’ll be tasting that evening plus Top Shelf Bourbon and Scotch. Buy tickets now – $20 each or 3 tickets for $40, and you need not be there to win.
Donate to NMTC’s Programs. For the WOW, Donate Bottle of Wine or Spirit’s
For the WOW, the committee will select the wine/spirits per your contribution amount. This wine will be added to the basket, with a note, compliments of (company, name, in memory of, etc) Email firstname.lastname@example.org with what the note should state.
BUY ATTENDANCE TICKETS, CLICK HERE
NMTC Member, $60, (early bird, $50) non-member, $70 (early bird, $60).
Tickets purchased at door, $75
Join us for NMTC’s WOW, our 12th Annual, fabulous World of Wine tasting.
An Evening savoring fine Wine, Bourbon, Craft Beer, and Lavish Cuisine in a unique setting with stunning views at the La Banque de Fleuve Seaplane Base.
A one of a kind waterfront party venue, where you enjoy panoramic views of the Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay.
Savor the dozens of delicious wines, bourbons and craft beers, along with delicious pairings of food served throughout the evening, while you network with interesting, exciting wine bourbon and craft beer lovers.
Last years, it was flying drones, wearable technology and this year, we have a surprise technology…involving you!
Join your friends and stroll the dock, feel the summer breeze, gaze over the water, listen to music selections (see sponsorship below) provided by Jazzmatazzmusic a jazz-rock duo featuring Maryland Entertainment Hall of Famer’s Don Armstrong (flutes, vocals, and percussion) and Kirby Storms (guitars and vocals), with music catering to a wide variety of musical tastes. You’ll be amazed at how their electronic wizardry turns two musicians into the sound of a full band.
You’ll also get the chance to test your taste buds at our gala’s wine challenge, detecting if you tasted the $5 or $50 bottle of wine, and enter for the chance to win the bottle if correct.
Hosting Sponsor (Exclusive),
Many thanks to La Banque de Fleuve for hosting our 2019 World of Wine! La Banque’s spectacular new waterfront facility, La Banque at the Seaplane Base, offers expansive views of the Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay. Verandas, decks, and tent areas each provide ideal settings for visiting, networking, tasting our amazing wine selections, smoking a special cigar from our cigar bar, or strolling along the water with one of our fine wines or bourbons as you watch the last rays of the day slowly stretch across the Susquehanna.
$3,000 – SOLD La Banque de Fleuve
Presenting Event Sponsor (Exclusive) $2,000
Benefits include: The ROBOT. All eyes focused on our meet & greet robot, with your name on it. You become the attention getting co-host of the event, and one that never tires delivering your message, both visibly and verbally. Recognition on all pre-event communications including emails, website, social media, and print. Co-branding with the NMTC as event sponsor. The handler will move the robot around the event via joystick and trigger phrases that your company comes up with for the robot to say. Microphone announced recognition throughout the evening. (Includes attendance for 6)
Bourbon & Cigar Sponsor (Exclusive) $750
Benefits include: Premier positioning as the evening’s Bourbon Pouring station. Pour some of the country’s most interesting bourbons. Encourage clientele to purchase and light up a fine cigar. In-event recognition (Includes attendance for you and 3 Pouring Assistants.)
Wine Journal $650
Benefits include: In-event recognition includes Full back page advertisement on the keepsake Wine Journal. The WOW Journal describes all wines, craft beers and bourbons poured. It is used as a “Passport” to encourage attendees to stop at each Wine Pouring station for a taste, and is a ‘take home reference.’ (Includes attendance for 2 people.)
Grand Pour, A Flight of Fancy Higher-Priced Wine, $650
Our most looked forward to and visited part of the WOW; the pouring of this Flight of Fancy wines especially chosen to delight the palate. This year, it will be a continuous pouring of a select group of very fine, higher-priced wines, hand-selected for their unique flavor and distinction. Every attendee will visit this station; where they will give you a coupon WITH YOUR LOGO on them, to enjoy a taste of one of the wines, and at anytime during the WOW. You’ll personally meet the hundreds of attendees. Included attendance for you and two assistants.
Wine Pouring Sponsor, $500
Board of Director’s Wine & Spirits Basket Raffle $500
Benefits include: A month’s long raffle preceding and including the night of event, with your logo on the thousand raffle tickets being printed for the $500 + value of the wine/spirits donated by NMTC’s Board of Directors, and in addition, microphone time announcing the winning ticket at the WOW. (includes attendance for 2)
Craft Beer Pouring Sponsors, $500
Benefits include: NEW this year, by popular request for our expanding desire for craft beer, Each Pouring Sponsor represents unique craft beers. You’ll get a table with premium positioning and beer to pour. A description of the beer is provided enabling you to discuss your beer like an expert. (Includes attendance for you and 2 Pouring Assistants.)
WOW Tote Bag Sponsor, $400
Sold to Cecil College and Palumbo Insurance Assocaites
Benefits include: Your logo on the custom tote bag, designed to include the evenings wine glass, bourbon glass, with extra room for your company’s literature. A take-home souvenir recalling a wonderful evening of lavish cuisine, fine wine and bourbon in a stunning setting. (includes attendance for 1).
Wine Challenge Sponsors (one red, one white), (Exclusive) $500
Benefits include: A unique and entertaining way to meet every guest. Pitting $50 bottles of wine against $5 bottles of wine. At each station, you pour guests a sample of white or red wines. Guests flex their wine appreciation skills by choosing which of their 2 choices is the more expensive wine. Later, the winner of the challenge, and awarding the prize is announced. (Includes attendance for you and 2 Pouring Assistants at your station)
Lavish Cuisine Sponsor (Exclusive) $400.
Benefits include: Your logo, message on all attendee’s napkins used to enjoy the wonderful lavish cuisine, and poster signs at each station. (includes attendance for 1). Must purchase by August 21, to allow for printing
Music & Entertainment Sponsor (Exclusive), $400
Benefits include: Company logo on all speakers, the option of choosing a portion of the evening’s music, and a special music dedication announced to all in attendance. Signage at DJ station. (Includes attendance for 1)
Wine Glass Sponsors, $350
Benefits include: Corporate logo or company name etched into the evening’s wine glass. This take-home souvenir recalls a wonderful evening of lavish cuisine, fine wines, and smooth bourbons in a stunning setting. (Includes attendance for 1). Must purchase by August 14 to allow for printing.
Online bookings are not available for this event.