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Feb 03

The Peninsula Fine Arts Center Presents Artini at Ella’s Place

Posted on February 3, 2017 at 8:01 AM by Communications Department

Peninsula Fine Arts Center (PFAC) will host theirartini_SC 6th Annual Artini on Friday, February 10. This year’s event is jazz themed in honor of 100 years of Ella Fitzgerald and will be held at Ella’s Place, a pop-up jazz club located at 711 Thimble Shoals Boulevard (former Toby Keith’s venue) in City Center. The Artini is scheduled for 7 PM to 10 PM, and VIP guests can arrive beginning at 6 PM. Guests can enjoy martini and food pairings from this year’s featured Artini restaurants which include: County Grill, Kismet Bistro at 99 Main, The Deadrise, The Barking Dog, Riverwalk Restaurant, The Cove,ellas_SC Waypoint, P.F. Chang’s, Marriott-City Center, Fin, Second St. American Bistro, Mellow Mushroom and Travinia Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar, Chesapeake Bay Distillery and Cracker’s Little Bar Bistro.

Tickets can be purchased online at the PFAC website. General admission tickets are $60 each and include drink tastings and food pairings. VIP tickets are $125 and include two tickets and early admission to the event. Prices are discounted ($45 and $100, respectively) if purchased by today.