Nashville Wine Auction Presents Champagne and Chardonnay

1u6a3621NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 13, 2016) – The Nashville Wine Auction is pleased to announce that Champagne and Chardonnay: A Sparkling Evening Just for Ladies will be hosted on October 6, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at the home of Lucy McCullough.

Named Nashville’s “Best Women’s Party” by Nfocus Magazine for the past two years, Champagne and Chardonnay is an exclusive cocktail party where ladies will enjoy a beautiful evening with their girlfriends, while raising money to fund the fight against cancer. Co-Chaired by Pam Cherry and Debbie Laffey, Champagne and Chardonnay will feature a Sparkling Silent Auction filled with fine wines, unique dinners and tastings, special trips and luxury items.

“We are honored to bring together strong and passionate women who love exceptional wine and have a strong commitment to raise funds to fight cancer,” said Holly Whaley, President/CEO of the Nashville Wine Auction. “Having been named as ‘Nashville’s Best Women’s Party” two years in a row, we are excited to produce another memorable event this year!”

The extraordinary wines for the evening are generously donated by The Wine Shoppe at Green Hills. Guests will enjoy a premier selection of Champagne and Chardonnay alongside passed hors d’oeuvres. In addition, ladies may peruse a collection of clothing and jewelry from 12th South boutique, Emerson Grace, as well as pieces from Helen’s Pop Art. With such a large variety of offerings at Champagne and Chardonnay, tickets will sell out quickly!

Women interested in making a reservation may call the Nashville Wine Auction office at 615.329.1760 or visit Tickets are $125 per person and include wine tastings and hors d’oeuvres.

Sponsors for Champagne and Chardonnay include Saint Thomas Center for Breast Health, Mark B. Whaley DDS, Scripps Howard Foundation, Wine Shoppe at Green Hills, Emerson Grace, Helen’s Pop Art, ImageQuest and myEmma.

HOST COMMITTEE: Laura Ashby, Atkins, Stephanie Baldwin, Julie Barnes, Brenda Bernards, Abbay Blakenship, Barbara Browning, Barbara Burns, Melanie Cansler, Maureen Cleator, Mitsy Clendenin, Melissa Clough, Pamela Cmelak, Eleanor Cobb, Kimberly Cooper, Elise Crouch, Denise Cummins, Kelley Dantoulis, Rose Davis, Lisa Dean, Beth DeBauche, Lisa Dozier, Ann Eaden, Lisa Faricy, Kelly Ford, Mary Carol Friddell, Jodi Gillman, Rose Grindstaff, Lori Guardino, Robin Haney, Susan Harris, Marjorie Feltus Hawkins, Cynthia Himelfarb, Anita Hogin, Beth Huff, Barbara Jenkins, Caroline Jenkins, Kristen Junghans, Shawna Keller, Melinda Kelsey, Teresa Kingery, Virginia Kweller, Kimberly Lewis, Carolyn Linder, Lisa Maki, Lucy McCullough, Keri McInnis, Beth Moore, Tara Mullaney, Sandy Obodzinski, Emmy Phillips, Sharon Piper, Jeri Porter, Cheryl Read, Jessica Rogers, Dawn Rudolph, Ame Satterwhite, Kyle Schults, Deborah Sherman, Marsha Simoneaux, Lara Stevison, Pam Taylor, Lynne Teckman, Connie Thompson, Laura Waldrop, Stacey Way, Mandy Welch, Holly Whaley, Carolyn Yates

ABOUT NASHVILLE WINE AUCTION: Nashville Wine Auction’s mission is to unite the wine community to fund the fight against cancer. Throughout the year, Nashville Wine Auction hosts four major events – Pairings: The Ultimate Wine and Food Weekend, l’Eté du Vin: The Country’s Longest Running Charity Wine Auction, Champagne and Chardonnay: A Sparkling Evening Just for Ladies and The Men’s Event. Established in 1980, the Nashville Wine Auction has raised more than $20 million for organizations whose purpose is directly related to treatment, patient care, and eradication of cancer here in Middle Tennessee. The 2016 list of beneficiaries includes American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge, PearlPoint Cancer Support, Gilda’s Club/Nashville, Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Middle Tennessee, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and Saint Thomas Cancer Network.


Contact:  Vivek Surti, Director of Public Relations or 615-329-1760