PEORIA, IL -- From a news release:
Sky Harbor Steakhouse and the Friends of Rocky Glen will offer a free Holiday Wine Tasting Party and Silent Art Auction on Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm at the restaurant, 1321 N Park Road in Peoria.
The event includes live music by popular pianist and songwriter Shannon Moore from 7 – 10 pm, and the drawing of the winning raffle ticket for Doug and Eileen Leunig’s Light Painting of Rocky Glen, to benefit Peoria’s newest park, Rocky Glen.
The light painting is archival-quality, framed and matted, 27” x 35,” with conservation glass. Raffle tickets cost $5.00 each, and can be obtained either at Sky Harbor, or by calling David Pittman at 676-5237, or during the event prior to the 9:00 pm raffle drawing.
At least 10 complementary samples of five red and five white wines from a variety of distributors will be available. This year marks the 32nd consecutive year for this annual Sky Harbor holiday party. Fannie Mae chocolate display and samples will be available as well as the full Sky Harbor menu from 4:00 pm until 10:00 pm.
The silent art auction will offer approximately 20 pieces, with pre-determined minimum bids featuring pottery, original framed acrylics, etchings, watercolors and dress accessories. No art piece will be priced above $200. Proceeds will benefit the financing of a parking lot for the 70 acre Rocky Glen Park which includes a historical box canyon and natural area located less than two miles from Sky Harbor.For more information, and to see the beautiful artwork, visit the website at www.friendsofrockyglen.org. It also can be seen at Sky Harbor, 309/674-5532 or contact Friends of Rocky Glen at 309/573-2354. -30-