655 W. 34th St.
New York, NY
Description: Celebrating its 6th anniversary. With only their wine glasses and taste buds to lead them, attendees can travel through the vineyards of Europe and the Mediterranean; from South America to South Africa; and coast to coast in the United States. In all, attendees will have the opportunity to choose from a sampling of over 500 wines. This year, for the first time, David Venable will be joining the New York Wine Expo. As host of the hit QVC program In the Kitchen with David, he offers a unique interactive viewership experience and features the latest in gourmet foods, cookware, kitchen gadgets and cookbooks. Although he will not be cooking David will be conducting a "Meet & Greet" and will share wine pairing ideas. Visit website for schedule of events. Friday, March 1, 6pm to 10pm - $8; Saturday, March 2, 1pm to 5pm - $95. The Wine Expo is not open to the general public on Sunday (trade only).
Venue Description: The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center is a major convention center on Manhattan?s West Side, operated by the New York Convention Center Operating Corporation. The Javits Center?s space-frame, glass-and-steel structure was built in 1986 and named after U.S. Senator Jacob K. Javits, who died that year. Spanning five blocks, the Center features 1.8 million square feet of exhibit space and four floors of meeting rooms, galleries, and exhibition and special events halls, as well as other amenities. An expansion begun in 2006 plans to increase the Center?s size by 45 percent, making it the fifth largest convention center in the United States. The Javits Center hosts hundreds of events each year, including expos, fairs, lectures, trade shows, festivals, and more, in a variety of genres. Some events are open to the public, while others are private or for members only.
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