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The Columbus Summer Wine Festival “Whitehall Edition” is back for year 2!

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 22, 2022) – MGN and CD1025 for the Kids today announced the return of the popular summer wine tasting event, the Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Whitehall Edition on Saturday, July 23rd from 12 p.m.–8 p.m. at The Kelley Green.

“Last year’s event exceeded all our expectations and the park is the perfect backdrop for this tasting event,” said Mike Gallicchio, president of MGN.  He continued, “City officials in Whitehall have created a really amazing space and we’re happy to be back.”

Like last year, guests can expect to enjoy a variety of wines from at least 20 different brands. While wine is at the center of the event, the festival also features artisans, crafters, food, and live music.

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, March 22 at 10 a.m. through Eventbrite and at and are $35 per person and include 10 taste tickets. Due to the nature of the event, guests must be 21 years of age and older to participate in the tasting. Age verification in the form of a government-issued photo ID will be required for all tasters. A portion of the festival’s proceeds will benefit CD1025 for the Kids, the charitable organization operated by central Ohio’s independent alternative radio station CD929FM.

The Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Whitehall Edition is brought to you by the team that presents the Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Columbus Winter Wine Festival, Whitehall Food Truck Festival, Columbus Fiery Foods Festival, and many other of central Ohio’s most popular events!

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MGN, located in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the area’s premier event firms. Led by event veteran Mike Gallicchio, the firm is responsible for some of the most notable events in the area including: The Columbus Food Truck Festival, The Columbus Summer Wine Festival, The Columbus Fiery Foods Festival, and a host of other community-based festivals.  

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ABOUT CD929FM and CD1025 for the Kids

Born and raised in Columbus, CD929 FM has been a locally-owned and independently operated alternative radio station for 30 years. Through three decades, the station has maintained a passionate commitment to playing great music, building a dedicated fan-base of listeners, and supporting the local central Ohio Community.

CD1025 for the Kids, inspired by one of the station’s founding DJ’s, was established as the charitable arm of the station’s efforts to support children in Central Ohio. 

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The Kelley Green is Whitehall’s newest public park nestled within the Norton Crossing development.  The development is a vital step in the revitalization of the Broad Street and Hamilton Road gateway into Whitehall. The Kelley Green is a beautiful green space featuring great places to relax and unwind, as well as a pavilion for live music.

The Kelley Green is located at 105 Norton Park Drive Whitehall, Ohio 43213.

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