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35 or younger? You can score a discounted ticket to Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend

Food and wine lovers, listen up!

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Photo courtesy of Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend via Facebook.

Tickets to this year’s Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend are on sale, and this year, they’re offering a perk for us millennials.

The 35 and younger crowd can purchase a discounted ticket for $75 (normally $125) to the Grand Tasting Event on Friday, April 20.

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Photo courtesy of Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend via Facebook.

Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend “brings together leading winemakers and chefs from around the world to celebrate and advance public knowledge of and appreciation for great wine and food.” Also known as a foodie’s paradise.

Other weekend events include restaurant dinners, the 1000-Point Tasting (sold out), a Riedel seminar (fancy wine glass company), and the Grand Gala and Silent Auction.

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Photo courtesy of Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend via Facebook.

Here are the quick facts on the four-day food and wine celebration.

What: 30th Annual Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend

When: Wednesday, April 18 – Saturday, April 21

Where: Various locations around Charlotte. See website for schedule of events.

Why: To nourish our youth. One hundred percent of proceeds will go to five local children’s charities.

Who: Participating restaurants include Barrington’s, Bonterra, Corkbuzz, The Fig Tree, Napa on Providence, Porcupine Provisions, The Porter’s House, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, SouthPark Grill, Stagioni, and WP Kitchen + Bar. Yum.

Vino: Enjoy wines from 16 wineries.

Don’t forget: Your ID (must be 21 years or older) and a form of payment (if you want to bid in the auction or buy extra items.)

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