The Dixon Wine, Beer and Martini Festival is set for Saturday, September 7, at Distinctive Gardens. Rockford country singer Olivia Dvorak will perfrom, and food will be sold. You must be 21 or older to attend, and no outside food or beverages will be allowed. Tickets are $15 at The Crystal Cork and Treins Jewelry; those bought before the festival come with 10 sample tickets; at the door, they come with eight. The first 500 participants will receive a commemorative beer or wine glass. From 6 to 10 p.m.
Call the Crystal Cork, 815-285-3496, or find the event on Facebook for more information. Distinctive Gardens is at 2020 Lowell Park Road in Dixon.