The merchants in downtown Barrington are kicking off the holiday shopping season with their annual Holiday Wine Walk from 2 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, November 22nd. Over twenty shops and restaurants are taking part in this year’s event and they’re hopeful you’ll pop in and pay them a visit!
The Holiday Wine Walk will offer free wine tastings and other tasty treats at each of the merchant stops. In addition, there will be wine tastings at The Annex, Vin Chicago, Vintage Wine & Spirits and Grassroots during the wine walk. Customers can begin the Holiday Wine Walk at any participating business by picking up a location map for the tastings.
The Holiday Wine Walk is a wonderful opportunity for shoppers and visitors to experience the stores and restaurants in downtown Barrington, the Shops on Lageschulte Street, Barrington Commons and on North Cook Street. These merchants look forward to highlighting their merchandise, unique gifts and specialty items on this fun day in the Village.
Plan to spend the day walking around town, tasting good wine, socializing with friends, finding that unique one of a kind gift, and then settling in for a wonderful dinner on one of the fine dining establishments in Barrington.
The participating stores and restaurants participating in the Holiday Wine Walk are:
Village Center Merchants
Anderson’s Candy Shop * Angelina * Barrington Flower Shop * Bravura Home & Gift Shop * Gene Ann’s Yarns * Grassroots * Notice * Solisq * The Annex * Vin Chicago
Carol & Company * Fleur di Lis Salon * Jennie & Vera’s Sweets and Savories
North Cook Street
Shops on Lageschulte Street
Norton’s U.S.A. * The English Daisy
The wines for Saturday’s event are being provided by Heinen’s Fine Foods, McGonigal’s Pub, The Annex, Grassroots, Ciao Baby, Cooper’s of Barrington, Tip Top Tap, Vin Chicago and Vintage Wine & Spirits
The Barrington Village serves as the hub of activity for the 90-square-mile Barrington area, which consists of 7 independent villages and more than 43,000 residents.
The Metra train stops right in the village center, easily connecting Barrington to the City of Chicago.
For more information, visit Barrington-il.gov.