Brescome Barton MC-LEF Charity Golf Event @ New Haven Country Club
Sep 27 all-day

Brescome Barton/Worldwide Wines will be hosting its 9th Annual Charity Golf Outing in support of the Marine Corps Law Enforcement Foundation (MC-LEF).  MC-LEF provides educational assistance to the children of fallen United States Marines and Federal Law Enforcement personnel. Since it was founded in 1995, the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation has provided over $84 million for the children; 95% of all donations go toward fulfilling it mission. View the 2019 video here. See 2019 images here. Reserve spots and sponsorships by emailing Mia Ginter, Brescome Barton.

CT Craft Beer Fest 2021 Presented by CT Brewers Guild @ Oakdale Theatre
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – 9:30 pm
CT Craft Beer Fest 2021 Presented by CT Brewers Guild @ Oakdale Theatre | Wallingford | Connecticut | United States

The third annual CT Craft Beer Fest presented by the CT Brewers Guild hosts 60+ state breweries participating.  Access VIP and General Admission sessions, with a limited amount of tickets available per session. All guests will receive a commemorative tasting glass with a sample of a collaboration beer brewed by the Board of Directors of the CT Brewers Guild. Designated Driver tickets are also available for all sessions. All proceeds generated from the festival go to the CT Brewers Guild, an organization by brewers and for brewers, to help further the goals of the craft beer movement in Connecticut.

Saturday, October 9, 2021
VIP Passport Session: 12pm – 4pm
GA Session #1: 1pm – 4pm
VIP Session #2: 5:30pm – 9:30pm
GA Session #2: 6:30pm – 9:30pm
DD tickets are available for all sessions.

See 2019’s event highlights here.

Please check the event website due to COVID-19-related updates or changing guidelines regarding public gatherings.

November 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
December 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Nov 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
18th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest (Date Announcement Coming) @ Mohegan Sun
Dec 1 all-day

The 2021 Sun Wine & Food Fest, presented by Mohegan Sun Resort Casino, has been postponed due to health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, but the casino plans to bring the event back at a to-be-announced date for a January 2022 return, marking its 18th year.

The annual event is a showcase for suppliers, as guests sip and sample through endless vintages and signature dishes, showcases and tastings during a four-day affair across two spaces, Uncas Ballroom and the Earth Expo & Convention Center. Festival events include a bourbon tasting, a vintage cru tasting, two grand tastings in the Earth Expo & Convention Center, a Celebrity Chef Dine-Around and a Sunday Brunch with special guests. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Channel 3 Kids Camp, who provide fun year-round opportunities to children of all abilities, families and communities through educational and recreational programs.

For sponsorship opportunities, contact:

For event exhibitor and participation inquires, contact:

Save the Date: CRAZIES 2021 Awards Gala @ Foxwoods Resort Casino
Dec 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Save the Date: CRAZIES 2021 Awards Gala @ Foxwoods Resort Casino | Ledyard | Connecticut | United States

WHAT: The annual Connecticut Restaurant Association event honors the state’s industry with annual meeting, reception and awards gala. Nomination and registration information coming soon. The CRAZIES Awards Gala celebrates the “Best of the Best” in the Connecticut Restaurant Industry.

See more information here.

WHEN: Monday, December 6, 2021.

WHERE: Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd, Mashantucket, CT 06338.

In case of inclement weather, alternate date is Monday, December 13, 2021.