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Wine and beer fest to raise money for lupus research

Wine and beer fest to raise money for lupus research

February 17th, 2018 by Gazette Staff in Texarkana Region

Put on Purple Wine and Beer Festival fundraiser is planned for March 24 at Oak Grove Golf Club to raise money for lupus research.

Activities start at 8:30 a.m. with the third annual Drive Out Lupus two-man scramble golf tournament. The cost is $150 per team, and a $10,000 hole-in-one prize is available.

The artisan market opens at 9 a.m. and features goods from local and regional vendors. A car and truck show starts 10 a.m. Entry to both is free to the public.

The wine and beer garden is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and features samples from 10 Texas wineries and craft breweries. Tastings are $1. Admission is $10 and includes a wine glass and tote. T-shirt ticket packages are available until March 2 for $25 and include the event T-shirt, one free tasting and entry into a drawing.

Randy's BBQ and Lagniappe Crawfish food trucks will be at the event, as well.

The golf club is at 1 Oak Grove Drive in New Boston, Texas. For event or sponsor information, contact organizer Sandy Tutt at 903-280-0435 or putonpurple@yahoo.com.

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