March 18 2013 12:00 AM

17th annual Wine Tasting Benefit takes place March 30

Friday, March 23 — Separate the Cabernets from the Chardonnays next Friday at the Michigan State University Museum's 17th annual Wine Tasting Benefit, at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in East Lansing. Proceeds from the event support MSU Museum development efforts.

More than 150 award-winning wines will be on hand, as well as representatives from independent wineries, importers and industry experts.The night features door prizes, a silent auction, music and appetizers — and if you taste something you want to add to your cellar ASAP, staffers from Goodrich's Shop Rite will place your order at a special discount.

Tickets are $40 and are available at the Museum Store, Goodrich's Shop Rite in East Lansing and online at, and at the door. For more information, call (517) 355-2370.

Michigan State University Museum's Wine Tasting Benefit
7:30 p.m. Friday, March 30
Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
55 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing
(517) 355-2370