Downtown De Pere Cheese and Chocolate Walk Almost Sold Out

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February 08, 2015
Allyson Watson, Executive Director, Definitely De Pere
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Downtown De Pere Cheese and Chocolate Walk Almost Sold Out
February 6, 2015 (De Pere, WI). Definitely De Pere's new gourmet tasting event, the "De Pere Cheese & Chocolate Walk", is scheduled for tomorrow, February 7th from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm in downtown De Pere. The event offers ticketed guests the opportunity to experience a "taste of Downtown De Pere" with a wide variety of beer, wine, cheese and chocolate sweets and savories across more than a dozen downtown locations. The $20 ticket price includes all samples at participating locations. Of the 250 tickets are 40 are still available and it is anticipated that the event will sell out. Ticket proceeds support the Downtown De Pere Summer Art Walk series, a six evening event showcasing local artists on Friday nights in downtown De Pere through June, July and August.

A full list of samples is available on Definitely De Pere's website (, but the wide variety of flavors is enough to tempt any foodie. Local flavors include participating area breweries and wineries such as Hinterland, Stillmank, Badger State Brewing Company and Captain's Walk Winery. Food items range from Wisconsin-produced cheeses to gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, chocolate truffles and signature Seroogy's Meltaway bars produced in De Pere, as well as chocolates from Wisconsin artisans in Milwaukee and Kohler.

As a special offering for the first year of the event, Definitely De Pere has partnered with sponsors Kress Inn, Chateau De Pere and Seroogy's Chocolates to offer two all inclusive Valentine's Day packages as prizes in coordination with the event. Two couples will win a hotel night stay in downtown De Pere on Valentine's Day, $100 toward dinner and reservations at a Downtown De Pere restaurant, as well as evening entertainment, Seroogy's chocolates and champagne. No purchase is necessary to win, individuals can enter to win by subscribing to the Definitely De Pere e-newsletter to be entered at Current email subscribers may also enter to win, details are listed in the email communications they presently receive. Cheese and Chocolate Walk ticket holders can register for a second chance to win by submitting their ticket number to Definitely De Pere before the contest deadline. The prize winners will be announced on February 7th, 2015 with contest entry closing on February 6th at midnight.