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Columbus Summer Wine Festival Returns For Year Six- A Day of Sips, Sun, and Support for CD102.5 For The Kids!

COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 20, 2024) — The Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Downtown Edition, returns for its sixth year, presented by Columbus-based, Mike Gallicchio Now (MGNow!) and benefiting CD102.5 For The Kids. Set against the vibrant backdrop of McFerson Commons in the Arena District, this anticipated event is slated for Saturday, June 8, 2024, from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Attendees can expect  a delightful blend of live music featuring Eric Chin, eclectic shopping from the vendors of Front Street Flea, and an array of refreshing wines meticulously curated by Heidelberg Distributing. With offerings to suit every palate, guests are sure to find their perfect pour.

“The Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Downtown Edition, is not only an opportunity to indulge in a variety of wines but also a chance to support our community,” says Mike Gallicchio, president of MGNow! “Our partnership with CD102.5 For The Kids allows us to give back and make a difference in the lives of children in need.”

Tickets for The Columbus Summer Wine Festival, Downtown Edition, are available now at General admission to the event is $35 and includes 10 taste tickets and a souvenir glass.  

Join fellow wine enthusiasts for a day of sun-drenched fun and philanthropy while raising a glass to summer and supporting a worthy cause.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit Don’t forget to follow the event on Facebook and Instagram @cbussummerwinefest.

Artisans, Crafters and small businesses interested in becoming a Front Street Flea vendor, please visit .


About Mike Gallicchio Now (MGNow!)

Mike Gallicchio Now is dedicated to curating unique and impactful experiences that foster community engagement and philanthropy.

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About CD102.5 For The Kids

Inspired by one of the founding DJ’s of the iconic WWCD brand, CD102.5 For The Kids was established as the charitable arm of WWCD’s efforts to support children in Central Ohio. 

CD102.5 For The Kids is a 501c3 Not -For-Profit organization.

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About McFerson Commons

McFerson Commons is a 2.958-acre park located in the Downtown community. McFerson Commons is also known to many as “Arch Park,” because the focal point of the park is the entry arch from the Old Union Train Station. This arch was the main portal to the train station that once stood along High St. (the current location of the Columbus Convention Center.) 

The park’s address is 211 W. Nationwide Blvd, Columbus, Ohio 43215

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