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Wine & Whiskers 10 Year Anniversary Weekend this March In Ridgway!

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Wed, Feb 15, 2017 @05:21 PM

winenwiskers10.jpgEver wonder to yourself how you can help all of the dogs and cats and other animals waiting in shelters for their forever home? Did you ever wonder how to do so while having a fantastic time? Well, Second Chance Humane Society has made this possible!

For the 10th year in a row, Second Chance presents the Wine & Whiskers Weekend Gala Event! With music, dancing, a fashion show, auctions, and amazing food, catered by Honga Im, this is sure to be a Gala event not to be missed. Not to mention, it's for an amazing cause!

winenwiskwer.jpgSecond Chance Humane Society provides care and services to the Ouray and San Miguel area since 1994. Once primarily volunteer, Second Chance continues to grow, maintaining a fully staffed shelter and several thrift shops throughout Southwestern Colorado. Events and functions such as the Wine and Whiskers Gala Weekend provide necessary funds to address the needs of homeless pets in the region.

Beginning Thursday, March 9, 2017, the Opening Night Mixer will feature the Fashion Cabaret, a high energy performance filled with dance, music, and a variety of fashion "Dos" from the Second Chance Thrift Shop in Ridgway. Peruse and bid on items displayed in the Silent Auction, and following the show, enjoy the company of like-minded friends over a cocktail and appetizers. Thursdays event is $15.00 in advance, or $20.00 at the door. Doors open at 6:30pm, so be sure to get there early for the best seat!

wineandwhiskers-1.jpgOn Saturday, March 11, 2017, put on your dancing shoes, and enjoy a wonderful Gala event! "Yappy Hour" begins at 5:30pm, a perfect time to enjoy one free cocktail and begin bidding on silent auction items. The evening commences with an encore presentation of the Fashion Cabaret, followed by a live auction delicious food, and finally a marvelous dance party! The event on Saturday is $45.00 in advance, and $50.00 at the door.


Both events will be held at the Ouray County Event Centerin Ridgway Colorado, an excellent venue with plenty of room to stretch out and show off your dance moves!

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