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The Wine Down at ACL Live
Jun 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ACL Live at The Moody Theater unveiled today the new incarnation of The Wine Down, a music series presented by Thorny Rose Wines along with fellow new collaborators Hail a Cab and the Austin Music Foundation, as well as returning supporter 2ND Street District. This year’s The Wine Down series will spice up the beginning of the week by moving to Mondays, while cooling down the summer evenings by relocating inside on ACL Live’s air-conditioned floor. The popular music series has become an anchor to driving people down to 2ND Street to experience lively nights of shopping, eating and strolling down the 2ND Street corridor.
“Thorny Rose Wines is a proud supporter of the Austin Music Foundation and their efforts to strengthen and connect the local music community,” said Paige Guzman, Marketing Director of new partner Thorny Rose Wines regarding their collaboration on the series.
Each week a different restaurant from the district and surrounding downtown area will be on-site providing food samples while guests enjoy happy hour priced glasses featuring Thorny Rose Wines. Each evening’s entertainment will be once again emceed by KGSR and feature pop-up shops from local retailers. The 2014 series kicks off with a bang Monday, June 16th, and runs every other week through August 25th.
2014 The Wine Down Schedule:
- June 16th – Shinyribs with bites from Cantina Laredo
- June 30th – Leopold & His Fiction with bites from TRACE
- July 14th – Latasha Lee & The Black Ties with bites from III Forks
- July 28th – Riders Against the Storm with bites from La Condesa
- August 11th – Dawn & Hawkes with bites from The Bonneville
- August 25th – The Harvest Thieves with bites from Mama Fu’s
“The Wine Down series is the perfect event,” said Julie Sutton, Retail Marketing Manager of 2ND Street District. “Guests get to sample the best of the 2ND Street District’s stores and restaurants all while enjoying live music from ACL Live. This is exactly what makes Austin the place to be.”
The Wine Down is free and open to the public and will take place from 5– 7 pm at ACL Live at The Moody Theater. In addition, each event will host giveaways for merchandise from businesses around the 2ND Street neighborhood. For more information, please visit www.acl-live.com.
ABOUT THORNY ROSE WINES
Thorny Rose is a new wine for those who refuse to be anybody but themselves. Thorny Rose offers a complete line-up of high quality, balanced wines including Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Red Blend, and Cabernet Sauvignon. To learn more, check out www.thornyrosewines.com.