2nd Annual

Spring Festival

March 2–4, 2018



MARCH 2–4, 2018

We couldn't have had a successful 2nd annual Vintage901 Weekend, benefiting the Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis, without our great sponsors! Thank you to: West Tennessee Crown Distributing Co.SedgwickKroger/Murray's Cheese Shop, Hicks Convention Services and Special EventsDrexel Chemical CompanyAARP TennesseeMonogram Foods, US Foods, Bridgman Pottery, The Mighty Olive, Diamond Bear Brewing CompanyGuardian ConciergeThe Pink Bakery, Inc., Rick Tribo with Memphis Botanic Gardens, Regina Berryman and Stephanie Ferreira of Weddings and Things, Juste Pour Vous by E. Pruitt Davis, Bonnie Pinkston and LeFleur;

Thanks also to all of our Grand Tasting vendors and partners: Next DoorFarm Burger MemphisI Love Juice BarMama GaiaNikki's Hot ProductsThe Mighty Olive and Kroger/Murray's Cheese Shop, It’s A Memphis Thing, Nothing Bundt CakesMy Cup Of TeaBridgman PotteryMemphis Chiropractic Neurology Inc.AARP TennesseeGardens Oy VeyCosgrove & Lewis Handmade Luxury SoapsArea 51 Ice Cream at Crosstown and Gloss Nail Bar at Crosstown;

Thank you also to our event venue partners: Crosstown ConcourseMemphis College of Art and Community Education and Shelby Farms Park FedEx Event Center for having us;

Thanks to all of our entertainment: Nick Black, Copasetic 901 and Chris Ward and Company;

Thanks to our chefs: Kelly English of Iris, Etc., Jimmy Gentry of Paradox Catering & Consulting, Sheronda PeeplesGail Wallenta Churinetz and Andrea Tatum LeTard;

Big shout out to our Grand Sommelier Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach;
and a special thank you to our whole team and all of our volunteers!

Find your Vintage in the 901.


The Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis is the charity that will benefit from the 2018 festival. For more than 20 yeas, The Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis (WFGM) has been uniting women and helping to break the cycle of poverty through our philanthropy, leadership, and collaboration. Our mission is to encourage philanthropy, foster leadership among women and support programs that enable women and children to reach their full potential. WFGM plays a major role as a backbone organization aligning people, resources, and coordinating community-based services through the two generation approach.


2018 Schedule


Grand Tasting | $65
Friday, March 2, 2018
6:00 – 9:00pm

Crosstown Concourse
1350 Concourse Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104


Friday’s Grand Tasting at Crosstown Concourse will entail an evening of 70+ wine tastings prepared by our weekend’s Grand Event Sommelier Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach, and food selections from local restauranteurs, including Next Door American Eatery, Farm Burger, I Love Juice Bar, Mama Gaia, The Mighty Olive, Kroger, Nikki’s Hot Products, Diamond Bear Brewing Company and a demo by Chef Jimmy Gentry of Paradox Catering & Consulting. The evening’s vendors will include AARP, Nothing Bundt Cakes, My Cup of Tea, Bridgman Pottery, Memphis Chiropractic, Gardens Oy Vey and Cosgrove & Lewis. Entertainment will be provided by Nick Black Music. Tickets are $65 and will be available at the door. 

In additional, the many Crosstown businesses are offering the following discounts for those of you who show your e-receipt or ticket tomorrow:

Area 51 Ice Cream – 10% off purchases made on March 2, 2018
Farm Burger – 15% off purchases made on March 2, 2018
Gloss Nail Bar – 15% off services good for your next visit
I Love Juice Bar – 10% off purchases made on March 2, 2018
Next Door – Hungry & Thirsty cards; good for a free drink and appetizer on your next visit
French Truck Coffee – Ticket holders can receive a free 8oz cup of drip coffee


Perfect Pairings Dinner
Saturday, March 3, 2018
6:00 – 9:00pm

Memphis College of Art
1930 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104


Guests for Saturday’s Perfect Pairings Dinner at Memphis College of Art will experience a four-course dinner by award-winning Chef Kelly English of Iris Etc. Catering. Our Sommelier Laurie Forster will pair one wine with each course for a dining adventure all guests are sure to enjoy. The Pink Bakery will be providing takeaway cookies sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. Complimentary valet parking available by Guardian Concierge. Entertainment will be provided by Chris Ward and Company.


Sparkling Brunch
Sunday, March 4, 2018
12:00 – 2:00pm

Shelby Farms FedEx Center
415 Great View Drive East
Cordova, TN 38018


Sunday’s Sparkling Brunch at Shelby Farms Park will close the event with a brunch provided by Chef Jimmy Gentry of Paradox Catering & Consulting with paired with wines hand-selected by our weekend host and Sommelier Laurie Forster. Dessert will be provided by The Pink Bakery. Entertainment for the day will be provided by Copacetic 901.


Three Day Pass | SOLD OUT
Friday, March 2, 2018 – Sunday, March 4, 2018

Guests who purchase a three day pass will receive an additional VIP Demo Event, will enjoy cooking demonstrations and samples from Andrea Tatum LeTard from Andrea's Cooktales, Gail's Pizza Parties’ own Gail Churinetz as well as Sheronda Peoples. Plus you'll get recommendations from our Grand Sommelier, Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach, at Crosstown Concourse immediately prior to the Vintage901 Grand Tasting! Don’t miss out on this amazing offer. 

*Attendees must be 21 years of age to enter the event venues.
As always, please drink responsibly. Guardian Concierge is available to take care of your transportation needs for each event. Simply call 901.215.5490 or go online to guardianconcierge.com


2018 Tickets


Attendees must be 21+ years of age to enter the event venues.


2018 Sponsors


US Foods
Rick Tribo of Memphis Botanic Gardens
Regina Berryman and Stephanie Ferreira of Weddings and Things
Bonnie Pinkston
Juste Pour Vous by E.P. Davis