BRISTOL -The Bristol Hospital Development Foundation’s 16th Annual Festival of Wines and Spiritswhich took place Saturday, April 5 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol netted $45,000. Proceeds from the event will be used to support vital medical programs at the hospital.
More than 200 guests attended the event, which featured a premium selection of domestic and imported wines, beers and spirits for guests to sample, innovative food offerings, live music by the Billy Cofrances Jazz Quartet, and wine country trips and other high end silent auction items. This year’s event was presented by Radiologic Associates, PC; and Medical Emergency Professionals. The event was Co-Chaired by John Walker, MD, of Radiologic Associates, PC; and Craig Mittleman, MD, FACEP, of Medical Emergency Professionals, who also serves as chairman of emergency medicine at Bristol Hospital.
Special thanks to Marvin Friedman of Maple End Package Store in Bristol for coordinating the wine and spirit tastings from top distributors that evening.