Mercer Island Art UnCorked is on tap for Sept. 9

Art and wine will take center stage at the ninth annual Art UnCorked from 5-8 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Greta Hackett Outdoor Sculpture Gallery between 78th Avenue Southeast and Sunset Highway in downtown Mercer Island.

Wine tasting, art, live music and food will be on the menu at the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce-presented event.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the DECA scholarship program and the Mercer Island Youth and Family Services Foundation. Tickets are $35 in advance; $45 day of the event. Each ticket includes a commemorative wine glass, tote and 10 tasting tickets. Art patron tickets are available for $10. To purchase tickets, visit

The event will feature 20-plus Washington state wineries each pouring two or more of their wines under tents, and juried artists showing and selling their paintings, sculptures and more in booths. Wines poured will be available for purchase at a 10% discount.

Several food trucks will offer everything from snacks to full meals, and two vendors will be selling sweet treats. Attendees can also play yard games at the event.