The Downtown Milford Business Association will host its 6th annual Wine Trail in September to benefit the Milford Education Foundation and Milford's Promise.

The popular event takes place on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 6 to 9 p.m. Participants can visit 12 businesses, sample flights of wine, and taste food from some of the area's restaurants.

Tickets are limited and are $40 each. They are on sale at Villa Gourmet, 11 River Street in downtown Milford, and wine sponsor Wines & More, 242 Boston Post Road in Milford.

Tickets entitle participants to sample flights of wine. Each shop provides one flight of wine, and food from a variety of restaurants.

In addition to wine and food at every location, there will be an engraved commemorative wine glass. All participating retailers will be offering special in-store promotions and sales.

The 12 Wine Trail participating businesses are:

Chiropractic & Wellness Center on River Street; Duck Duck Goose on River Street, paired with Brats on a Bun; MJKS Woodworking on River Street, paired with Tabouli Grill; Ocean's Spray on Broad Street, paired with Milford Green Pizza; Sophie Claire's on Broad Street, paired with Eli's Tavern; Sweet Cupcasions on River Street, serving their own sweet treats; The Lovet Shop on River Street, paired with Indigo.

Also, Tranquility Mind & Body Wellness Spa on Noble Avenue, paired with Stonebridge; Ultimate Interiors on River Street, paired with Bin 100; Villa Gourmet on River Street, serving their own dishes; Village Vogue on Broad Street; Whispers by Lady Olga on River Street, paired with Scratch Baking.

The Downtown Milford Business Association is committed to giving back to the community in a meaningful way.

A portion of the net proceeds from ticket sales benefit the Milford Education Foundation and Milford's Promise. For more information contact Executive Director Priscilla Lynn at execdirector@downtownmilfordct.org or call 203-530-0103.