Racine Marriott Presents Fifth Annual Craft and Holiday Expo Benefitting the Racine County Food Bank

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Proceeds from Expo held at the Racine hotel go directly towards fighting hunger across Racine County. Admission to the event is free with non-perishable food item.

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The Racine Marriott will host its fifth annual Craft and Holiday Expo on Saturday, November 27, 2013 from 10:00am until 3:00pm. All proceeds from this popular Racine event will be donated to the Racine County Food Bank to further their mission of reducing hunger in the community. Attendees bringing a non-perishable food item will be given free admission to the event.

“The Holiday Expo at our Racine hotel is the perfect place to get a head start on shopping while supporting our local artisans and crafters,” said general manager, Brian Wismar. “As the holiday season approaches, support for organizations like Racine County Food Bank is essential. We are pleased to donate all proceeds from the Craft Fair to help their organization provide sustenance for those in need.”

Expo attendees can peruse the area’s finest selection of crafts and holiday items while dining on cuisine provided by the hotel’s 20 and Oakes Restaurant. As always, guests will be entered into a raffle for unique gifts and prizes. For artists and merchants, vendor booth space is still available and may be reserved by calling the Racine Marriott Sales Office at (262) 886-6100.

As one of the top-rated hotels in Kenosha and Racine, the Marriott offers modern facilities and an array of amenities. Comfortable guest rooms feature thick mattresses and crisp linens, high-speed wireless internet access and flat-screen HDTV. After a long day of shopping, guests can unwind in the Racine Marriott’s indoor pool. For visitors interested in the local area, their location near the Racine Art Museum, Fortaleza Hall and Wind Point Lighthouse make them a favorite among art and Frank Lloyd Wright architecture fans.

The full service hotel is also home to 20 and Oakes Bar and Grill. Voted Best Restaurant at Taste of Racine, 20 & Oakes offers affordable all-day dining, a fresh take on classic American dishes and the area’s best craft beer selection highlighting local brewers. Seating is available in the main room, bar and grill and new outdoor patio area for a unique dining experience.

To learn more about the Marriott hotel in Racine, WI, call the hotel at (262) 886-6100, visit them online at http://www.racinemarriott.com or on their Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/RacineMarriott.

About Racine Marriott
Located near Kenosha, between Milwaukee and Chicago, Racine Marriott and 20 & Oakes are consistently rated no. 1 on TripAdvisor. The full service hotel offers visitors prime amenities, modern facilities and relaxing guest rooms all at an affordable price. Accommodations are classically styled and offer high-speed wireless Internet, luxurious bedding, coffee/tea service, spa-quality bath amenities and a flat-screen HDTV. Concierge-level rooms include complimentary continental breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres during the week. Working guests can access numerous services at the 24-hour business center, or a variety of special event space is ideal for hosting small meetings, Milwaukee conferences, galas or wedding receptions. The hotel’s central location provides affordable lodging for guests visiting SC Johnson, Diversey/Sealed Air and Modine.

About New Castle Hotels & Resorts
The Racine Marriott is operated by Shelton Conn. based New Castle Hotels & Resorts, an award-winning independent third-party hotel manager, owner and developer with 30 hotels and resorts and nearly 5,000 rooms under contract or in development. New Castle’s growing portfolio of hotels spans 10 states and three Canadian provinces and includes several of Canada’s historic landmark resorts. The privately-held company was established by CEO, David Buffam in 1980 and consistently ranks among the top hotel management and development companies in North America. New Castle is a preferred operator for diverse brands within the Marriott, Hilton and Starwood families. For additional information, please go to http://www.newcastlehotels.com.

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Brian Wismar, General Manager
Racine Marriott

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