Friday, February 5, 2010

Flights of Fancy Friday Feb. 5th!

Update: Flights of Fancy Reservations are Sold Out. To be placed on a standby list please contact

On Friday, February 5th, the Chapel and Broadway Merchant Associations will host Flights of Fancy; an exclusive shopping and wine tasting event highlighting Downtown New Haven’s award winning shops and boutiques.

Attendees register at The Study Hotel at Yale, 1157 Chapel Street from 5 pm to 6 pm where they will receive complimentary hors d’oevures, a Flights of Fancy wine glass and a map of participating stores.

From 6 pm to 8 pm participants can sample fine wines and receive 25% off their favorite item in over 15 participating stores in the Broadway and Chapel shopping districts.

Attendees return to The Study Hotel at Yale at 8 pm for coffee, dessert, and a grand prize drawing for a complimentary stay for two at The Study Hotel. Additional prizes include dinner at 116 Crown, tickets to the Shubert Theater, a spa package from Jo-Bella Salon and Spa, and a luxurious leather date book from Hull’s Art Supply & Framing.

Registration for the Flights of Fancy event is $5 and includes the exclusive Flights of Fancy wine glass, a map and list of stores where participants can enjoy a free tasting of selected fine wines, entry into the prize drawing, hors d’oevures, coffee and dessert.

Free parking is available at the York Street Garage, 150 York Street for all Flights of Fancy participants. The event is limited to the first 300 registrants and reservations are encouraged.

Reservations for Flights of Fancy can be made by contacting