The Des Moines Metro Opera Wine & Food
Showcase is scheduled to take place on Feb. 21 at the Des Moines Marriott
Downtown, 700 Grand Ave. Central Iowa chefs and caterer will join with
vintners, brewers and distributors to showcase their signature offerings to
those in attendance. The event will benefit Des Moines Metro Opera's main stage
opera productions as well as its educational and cultural programs, including
OPERA Iowa Educational Touring Troupe and the Apprentice Artist Program. New to
this year's showcase will be Club Opera, the company's dance and opera-themed
after-party at Big City Burgers and Greens. Attendees will also have the first
opportunity to purchase single tickets to Des Moines Metro Opera's 42nd
festival season. Tickets are $50 at the door or $40 if purchased in advance online.
VIP tickets are also available. For Wine & Food Showcase tickets or more
information, visit www.desmoinesmetroopera.org.