Spring Day Trip - Silver Coast Winery & Shopping in Southport
April 3, 2019 ~ 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tour The Silver Coast Winery, enjoy a wine tasting event and a catered full buffet luncheon
at the winery, followed by an afternoon of shopping in historic Southport. Bus transportation is included in the price of $75 for all of the above. The trip is limited to 55 ladies (the seating capacity
of the bus), and all participants must have paid this year's Great Oaks Club membership dues.
Refunds for cancellations can be made if the club is able to fill your space from
the waiting list. This is due to contractual guarantees and necessary non-refundable
prepayments to the bus, winery and catering companies. This is a
rain or shine event. Departure is from the Arboretum Post Office area.
The bus has a restroom on board.
To make your reservation, you may bring your check made payable to The Great Oaks Club
for $75 (and include your email address and phone number on the check) to the February 13 or
March 13 meetings, or mail or drop off your check at Cecile Blankenhorn's home
at 2019 Graywalsh Drive You are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible
to secure your reservation. A waiting list will be maintained if the event is over-subscribed.
Silver Coast Winery is located inland of Ocean Isle Beach and has been awarded numerous
Certificates of Excellence by Trip Advisor. Their winemaker was named New Winemaker of the
year in 2004 for his expertise and has won over 400 national and international awards
for the winery's European style wines. The wine tasting event is included in the price
of the trip, but you may purchase glasses of wine for $8 per glass for the buffet.
Silver Coast Wines may be purchased by the bottle with bottle prices of $12
and upwards depending on the label.
The seaside town of historic Southport offers a wide variety of specialty shops,
art galleries, museums and parks.