Uncork a cure for cystic fibrosis

October 18, 2011 —

Wine OpenerOnce again this year Des Moines University will host the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s annual Wine Opener event Friday, November 4. from 7 to 10 p.m. Sample fine wines and beer & savor great cuisine from Des Moines’ hottest eateries all for a great cause.

To buy tickets, head to http://iowa.cff.org/wineopener, or they can be purchased at the door. Tickets are $60 ($40 tax-deductible) if ordered in advance of October 21, $75 ($55 tax-deductible) if purchased after that date.

Hope you can make it!

With a deep love for her hometown, Nicole Branstad is pro-Des Moines and is constantly touting its many events and attractions. When she isn’t out exploring the city she likes to spend time with her husband Marcus and their son Everett. She enjoys hosting lavish dinner parties, collecting wine and buying fresh flowers at the downtown farmer’s market. Nicole works in the marketing & communications department as the online marketing-enrollment coordinator.