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Cookout in the Country

...sponsored by White's Wildwood Retreat

  • Tue, Aug 16, 20226:00 pm Tickets

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Gather your friends and family for an end of summer celebration that will help raise funds for innovative programming at the Heyde Center for the Arts! White’s Wildwood Retreat is nestled in the heart of apple orchard country with panoramic views of this beautiful part of Chippewa County. It is the ideal spot for a late-summer cookout – and you don’t have to bring anything but your appetite. Guests are invited to mingle, enjoy a glass of wine or beer, and talk through the orchard. The incomparable Karl’s BBQ Express will provide a charcoal chicken dinner fresh off the grill. This year’s event promises to be a night of music, food, and fun. Casual attire and sturdy walking shoes are recommended; provisions will be made for those with mobility limitations. White's Rentals is generously providing the tables and chairs for the evening. Cost f $45 per person and includes the meal, non-alcoholic beverages, and one bottle of beer or a glass of wine. Additional drinks will be available for sale.