The treasured and fine wines of Opolo Vineyards, incredible appetizers from Tehachapi Culinary and delicious handmade chocolates from Linda Pettitt, owner of Linda's Cakes N Things, that's just the start of a fantastic evening of wine and chocolate tasting, an evening that begins at The Depot.
Main Street's Valentines Wine and Chocolate Walk is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 9, from 6 p.m.to 9 p.m. starting at the Tehachapi Train Depot Museum. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 on the day of the event. Call the Main Street office at 822-6519, go to their website at www.mainstreettehachapi.org where you can pay using PayPal or get your tickets at The Apple Shed Restaurant.
Advance ticket holders will be expedited through the Depot to get their commemorative glass and eight tasting tickets and start the evening off with there, or, get the glass and tickets and go out onto Tehachapi Blvd or F Street to visit with the 19 other businesses on the map, every one of which will be serving wine, appetizers and deliciously handcrafted chocolates. You determine where you want to go, based on your wine and chocolate choices which will be listed on the map. A fantastic variety of red and white wines awaits you are you journey around the heart of Downtown Tehachapi. Stay warm by lingering at the business, browsing, shoping or just listening to live music which will be presented at many of the businesses.
This is a favorite event that truly warms the heart even in our brisk February weather.
LINDA CARHART is Executive Director of Main Street Tehachapi.