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6th Annual Wine & Roses for Cystic Fibrosis to take place October 16th

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Grand Rapids, MI August 28, 2009 — The Greater Michigan West Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is proud to announce the 6th Annual Wine & Roses for Cystic Fibrosis presented by the Lighthouse Group – Insurance & Title. Wine & Roses will take place on Friday, October 16, 2009 at the Hilton Hotel located at the northwest corner of 28th St. and Patterson Ave. at 6:30 p.m. Wine & Roses is made possible by the generosity of our Presenting Sponsor - Lighthouse Group – Insurance & Title and the Wine Glass Sponsor - Unum.

The 6th installment of Wine & Roses will feature a diverse menu that will make your palate dance. The menu will have exceptional tastes from Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill, Bar Divani, Shogun, Papa Vino’s, The Melting Pot, and the Spinnaker.

Will the Riesling or Merlot be your favorite? There will be a fantastic assortment of wines provided by Constellations Wines for you to sip, savor and to discover. Along with the great wines, guests will be able to enjoy beverages from Bacardi and Martini & Rossi. Coffee will be provided by Biggby Coffee.

Even if it is cloudy, the stars will be out on Friday, October 16, 2009. Celebrities from West Michigan will be on hand serving drinks and food and making sure you have a great time. Wine & Roses is a great way for you to get to know your favorite West Michigan celebrity.

Fantastic jazz music and live and silent auctions will add to an already unbelievable evening. A general admission ticket for Wine & Roses is $80.00 ($60.00 of which is tax-deductible) and includes admisstion to the event, all food and wine tasting and a keepsake tasting glass and journal. To purchase tickets or a corporate table, please go to or call the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at 616-241-2100.

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