Cellar 55 celebrates grand opening this weekend in Fuquay-Varina

A new wine and beer store, Cellar 55, will celebrate its grand opening this weekend in Fuquay-Varina.

Wine lovers will want to head to the store on July 9 for special tastings, raffles and discounts while beer lovers will want to visit on July 10.

“We’re excited to bring a new concept to Fuquay-Varina,” said owner Bill Wigington in a press release. “Cellar 55 stocks wines and beers previously unavailable in this market and will offer personalized service and a completely unique shopping experience.”

The store features a tasting room where customers can self-serve select wine and beer to sample while they shop. The store also will offer wine and beer classes and host events featuring local chefs, brewers and wine representatives.

Cellar 55 is at 1351 E. Broad St., Fuquay-Varina, in the Fuquay Crossing Shopping Center. Hours: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday.


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