posted on September 16, 2011 12:10
Popular Wine Lovers Sunset Cruises Return Aboard the CMLF
Special Cruises Scheduled for late September and early October
(Cape May, NJ) Today, Cape May – Lewes Ferry (CMLF) officials announced that a series of four (4) Wine Lovers Sunset Cruises on the Delaware Bay will be offered in late September and early October, beginning on Friday, September 23. The Lewes cruises will depart the terminal on four consecutive Fridays at 4:15 p.m. while the Cape May cruises are scheduled to leave the terminal on successive Saturdays at 6:00 p.m.
According to Michael Porch, Marketing Manager for the Cape May – Lewes Ferry, the Wine Lovers Sunset Cruise is that unique remedy for residents and visitors looking to take a break from the ordinary. “What a memorable, romantic way to experience the Ferry and the wonders of the Delaware Bay as a foot passenger,” Porch said. “It’s a great way to enjoy some good conversation and sample the world’s finest wines while gazing at a beautiful sunset on the Delaware Bay. The Twin Capes resort region continues to bustle with activity and the Ferry puts you right in the middle of it all!”
Enjoy a summer sunset on your cruise across the Delaware Bay as you savor some of the finest wines the world has to offer along with a variety of delectable hors d’oeuvres. The first series of Wine Lovers Sunset Cruises were held in June 2006 and have continued to be extremely popular with both residents and vacationers.
Lewes Cruises: Fridays, September 23, 30 and October 7, 14
4:15 p.m. Departure/Return 7:15 p.m.
Host: Outlet Liquors
Hors d’oeuvres: Café Azafran
Entertainment: Cathy Gorman, Soloist
Cape May Cruises: Saturdays, September 24, and October 1, 8, 15
6:00 p.m. Departure/Return 9:00 p.m.
Host: Hawk Haven Winery
Hors d’oeuvres: Island Grill
Entertainment: Allan Weber and Frenz (Sept. 24 & Oct. 15)
Lois Smith (Oct. 1 & 8)
Check-in begins in the ferry terminal 30 minutes before cruise time. The cost is $39, which includes a round-trip foot passenger ticket, wine samples and savory hors d’oeuvres, informal discussion about the wine, the opportunity to purchase featured wines by the glass, and live music. Participants must be 21 years of age or older. Space is limited! Reservations are required at 1-800-64-FERRY (33779).
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