Southern Nevada Public Television will host its 24th Annual ‘Splendor in the Glass’ Wine & Beer Tasting event from 3 p.m to 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at the LVH – Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Nathan Tannenbaum will serve as Master of Ceremonies for this event, which benefits programming and community outreach initiatives for Vegas PBS.
Hubert Keller, renowned celebrity chef and star of “Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef,” a nationally-distributed program for public television, will make a guest appearance and demonstrate one of his signature recipes. Keller is the owner of Burger Bar at Mandalay Place and Fleur restaurant at Mandalay Bay.
Chef Keller will donate 25 autographed copies of his latest book, “SOUVENIRS” and make them available for a contribution to Southern Nevada Public Television.
Guests will be treated to offerings from 60 wineries and breweries courtesy of Southern Wine and Spirits of Nevada, and will feature hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, a live wine auction, silent auction and the musical sounds of the Las Vegas Academy Jazz Band.
Tickets are $75 for advance purchase and $90 the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased online at VegasPBS.org/winetasting, at all Lee’s Discount Liquor, Total Wine & More and Whole Foods Market locations.
Sponsors for the 24th Annual “Splendor in the Glass” Wine & Beer Tasting event include NV Energy, Wells Fargo, Irene Vogel, and Marydean Martin & Charlie Silvestri.
Guests must be 21 years or older to attend. For more information on ‘Splendor in the Glass’ Wine & Beer Tasting event, to purchase tickets or to become a sponsor, please call 702-799-1010 ext. 5361.
About Vegas PBS
Dedicated to enriching the lives of those who call Southern Nevada home, Vegas PBS Channel 10 is America’s most watched PBS station on a per capita basis. Five additional channels are available over the air or on cable and satellite including Create, Vme, Worldview, Rewind and Jackpot.
Vegas PBS expands its television broadcast impact through supplemental materials on Vegas PBS.org, PBSKids.org, PBSKidsGO.org, PBSParents.org and PBSParents.org. Vegas PBS also offers extensive online distance education for workforce development and economic diversification through Vegas Virtual Online Education.
Vegas PBS also provides educational resources to teachers including TeacherLine professional development courses; One Place, an educational media service and online curriculum service. Ready To Learn offers literary and health workshops based on curriculum materials in daytime children’s programs.