2010 World Cup Wine and Beer table

5th Annual World Cup of Wine & Beer set for July 12

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (Tuesday, April 24, 2012) – The Colorado Rapids and Kroenke Sports Charities announced today that the 5th annual World Cup of Wine and Beer charity tasting event will be held on Thursday, July 12 at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. The event will feature food and drinks from Rapids partners and area businesses, and will be attended by Rapids players, coaches, executives and staff.

The event, which will run from 6-9 p.m. on the field at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park (or on the covered concourse in inclement weather), will include drinks, food tastings, gaming tables, a silent auction and more. For information on last year’s edition, read the recap of the event here.

CLICK HERE TO ORDER tickets to the 2012 World Cup of Wine and Beer.

Tickets are $65 per person, while designated drivers may purchase a discounted ticket for $35. Guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend. Tickets will also be sold in person at Rapids home games on the concourse at section 129.

The World Cup of Wine and Beer is one of several fundraising events put on annually by Kroenke Sports Charities.  Proceeds benefit education, health and fitness programs in Colorado supported by Kroenke Sports Charities.

WHAT:         5th Annual World Cup of Wine and Beer
WHO:          Colorado Rapids players and coaches
WHEN:        Thursday, July 12 - 6:00-9:00 p.m. MT
WHERE:      Dick’s Sporting Goods Park
CONTACT:  Heather Garcia, Kroenke Sports Charities - 303-405-1166, hgarcia@pepsicenter.com