Come and join us this Martin Luther King Day at Mascalzone Houston. Mascalzone Italian Restaurant will be open for business as usual and during normal opening hours this Monday.
Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday commemorating the birthday of Martin Luther King. The date itself varies from year to year but typically the day is held on the third Monday of January.
About Martin Luther King
The day marks an opportunity to celebrate the life and achievements of Martin Luther King. He is best known s the head spokesperson for non-violent activism in the Civil Rights Movement and for campaigning to end racial segregation on public transport in the US.
He was assassinated in 1968.
The campaign for a federal holiday in honour of Martin Luther King shortly after his death. The holiday was signed into law in 1983 by President Ronald Reagan with its first observance coming a few years later.
Initially some states refused to observe the day citing alternative names or combining it with other holiday days.
It became officially marked as a nation wide holiday for the first time in 2000.
WHAT’S ON at Mascalzone
Mascalzone will be open for business as usual and during normal opening times.
Please check to the right of this article to see a list of opening times for Mascalzone, Houston.
The event begins at 6pm, finishing at 8.30.
There will be four wines on display from the Cantina Moscone, including Roero Arneis, Barbera d’Alba,Nebbiolo and Barolo.
The Barolo produced by Moscone has a reputation as the “King of Wines.” Few wines can match its sensuality, elegance and power. Together with this, it’s a wine for the colder Winter months and is a favourite for Christmas and New Year celebrations.
Author: Toto Mascalzone
Toto Mascalzone is event and marketing manager at Mascalzone restaurant. He is an Italian wine writer and educator, blogger, and food and wine enthusiast currently living in London. He is author of the wine and lifestyle blog, and was a co-editor, together with Italian wine writer a blog devoted to news from the world of Italian wine.