Get a taste of Chemainus this Thursday

As part of the Cowichan Wine and Culinary Festival, there's a free wine tasting Sept. 12 in the Chemainus Theatre dining room.

As part of the Cowichan Wine and Culinary Festival, Chemainus is inviting people to experience the town’s warm hospitality during Chemainus Tastings Thursday, Sept. 12.

Enjoy samplings of local wine and food, listen to smooth tunes by Dave Lieffertz on the baby grand piano and view limited-edition prints by renowned Vancouver Island artist Arthur Vickers from 5:30-8 p.m. in the Chemainus Theatre Festival’s Playbill Dining Room at 9737 Chemainus Rd.

Admission is free, and the first 50 people in the door will receive a Chemainus goody bag. This event is presented by the Chemainus Business Improvement Association.

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For an Aftertaste, people are invited to attend a dress rehearsal of the Chemainus Theatre’s production, A Pretty Girl — A Shayna Maidel, at 7:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $19 plus tax and can be purchased online.

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