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(Last updated: 02/22/2017)

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Date

Event

Location

Thu - Sun
Feb 23 – 26
Times TBA
Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. The annual Newport Seafood & Wine Festival showcases over 150 premier Northwest wines, culinary professionals and regional artisans drawing nearly 25,000 visitors each year. South Beach Marina
Newport, OR
Thu – Sun
Mar 9 – 12
Times TBA
Savor Cannon Beach Festival. With a focus on Northwest wines and regional cuisine, the Savor Cannon Beach festival offers a four-day lineup of wine, culinary and arts in one of the Pacific Northwest’s most beautiful vacation destinations. Festival events focus on specific themes that showcase the bounty of Northwest wine and cuisine while restaurants, galleries and shops add a weekend full of tastings, special dinners and cultural events. The highlight of the festival is the Savor Cannon Beach Wine Walk on Saturday featuring approximately 40 Northwest wineries pouring tastings at Cannon Beach art galleries, restaurants and retail shops, all within easy walking distance in this compact beach community. Many Cannon Beach businesses also participate in a Tasting Tour featuring free or low cost tastings ranging from chocolates and olive oils to specialty salts and locally-made brews and spirits. Cannon Beach, OR
Sat
Mar 18
Tasting 1 – 4 pm
Dinner 6 pm
Wine Tasting and Winemaker Dinner with Cellar on 10th - Lady Hill. Cellar on 10th will feature an afternoon of tastings by Lady Hill. Later that evening reserve your spot for a winemaker dinner paired with Lady Hill wines. The Cellar on 10th
1004 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR
Fri – Sun
Apr 28 – 30
Times TBA
Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. The 35th annual Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival offers great coastal cuisine, arts, crafts, wine tastings and more. The festival is hosted by the Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce. Clatsop County Fair & Expo Center
92937 Walluski Loop
Astoria. OR
Sat
May 6th
Tasting 1 – 4 pm
Dinner 6 pm
Wine Tasting and Winemaker Dinner with Cellar on 10th - Firriato (Sicilian). Cellar on 10th will feature an afternoon of tastings by Firriato (Scilian). Later that evening reserve your spot for a winemaker dinner paired with Firriato wines. The Cellar on 10th
1004 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR
Sat
Nov 11
Tasting 1 – 4 pm
Dinner 6 pm
Wine Tasting and Winemaker Dinner with Cellar on 10th - Antinori. Cellar on 10th will feature an afternoon of tastings by Antinori and their Willamette Valley wines. Later that evening reserve your spot for a winemaker dinner paired with Antinori wines. The Cellar on 10th
1004 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR
Sat
Dec 2
Tasting 1 – 4 pm
Dinner 6 pm
Wine Tasting and Winemaker Dinner with Cellar on 10th - Holiday Sparkling Wines. Cellar on 10th will feature an afternoon of tastings of holiday sparkling wines. Later that evening reserve your spot for a winemaker dinner paired with sparkling wines. The Cellar on 10th
1004 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR

Ongoing Events outside official Oregon Wine Regions

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Saturdays
Tastings 1 – 4 pm
Dinners 6 pm
Afternoon Wine Tastings and Winemaker Dinners at the Cellar on 10th.  Located in the Astoria Underground at the corner of 10th & Marine Drive in Downtown Astoria. Join them for some great finds and surprises at the The Cellar on 10th.  For a complete listing of tastings and dinner themes click HERE or call 503-325-6600.  The Cellar on 10th
1004 Marine Drive
Astoria, OR

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Ongoing Willamette Valley Events

Date

Event

Location

Fri
Feb 24
6:30 pm arrival;
7:00 pm sit down
Winter Winemaker Dinner Series at Joel Palmer House.  Elizabeth Chambers Cellars Winemaker Dinner will provide a five-course dinner, paired with Elizabeth Chambers Cellars wine.  Winemaker Elizabeth Chambers will join you to make this a memorable evening.  $125.00 per person includes food and wine.  Purchase tickets online. Joel Palmer House
600 Ferry Street
Dayton, OR
Fri
Feb 24
5 - 7:30 pm
Cuvée Stroll.  Sample wines from 14 Oregon wineries served with food from executive chef Sunny Jin and 4 fellow French Laundry alums in the luxuriously relaxing atmosphere of The Allison Inn & Spa. In addition, sample savory and sweet treats from 20 artisan food purveyors who will offer their products for sale. Tickets include a commemorative Riedel tasting glass. Proceeds benefit the Yamhill Enrichment Society. Tickets are $50 each.  Call: 503-883-9654 Allison Inn & Spa
2525 Allison Lane
Newberg, OR
Sat
Feb 25
1 – 5:30 pm
Oregon Chardonnay Celebration. The sixth annual Oregon Chardonnay Celebration educates both industry members and consumers about the varietal in a non-competitive environment. The event begins with a seated topical seminar and tasting followed by the Grand Tasting, a walk around sampling of over 40 Oregon producers, one of the region’s largest varietal-specific tastings. Attendees have a choice of participating in both the seminar and Grand Tasting or the Grand Tasting only.

Formerly known as The Oregon Chardonnay Symposium, the Oregon Chardonnay Celebration delves deep into what makes Oregon Chardonnay unique, each year focusing on different aspects of the varietal and its place in the state. Bringing together both pioneers and the current generation of Oregon producers, the Oregon Chardonnay Celebration provides a lens through which you can view the past, present, and future of Oregon Chardonnay.

Tickets available at www.oregonchardonnaycelebration.orgInfo: 503-883-9160

Allison Inn and Spa
2525 Allison Ln
Newberg, OR
Mon
Feb 27
5:30 - 8 pm
Walla Walla Wine in Portland.  Under one roof, you can sample a selection of wines from 40 of the Walla Walla Valley’s wineries.  Mingle with principals and winemakers who will pour for you and answer your questions, while sharing their insights on the vintage and their current releases.  Experience the commitment and passion that gives the renowned wine region of the Walla Walla Valley its energy and personality.  This opportunity will enhance your understanding of the wines produced in this inviting corner of Washington State.  It is an experience that will leave you wanting to visit our town and see the inner workings of a very special wine community.  Tickets $50.00 Leftbank Annex
101 N Weidler St
Portland
Fri
Mar 10
6:30 pm arrival;
7:00 pm sit down
Winter Winemaker Dinner Series at Joel Palmer House.  Ken Wright Cellars Winemaker Dinner will provide a five-course dinner, paired with Ken Wright Cellars wine.  $125.00 per person includes food and wine.  Purchase tickets online. Joel Palmer House
600 Ferry Street
Dayton, OR
Fri – Sun
Mar 10 – 12
Fri 3 – 9 pm
Sat noon – 9 pm
Sun noon – 5 pm
SIP! McMinnville Food & Wine Classic. Sip! McMinnville Wine & Food Classic was established in 1993 as both a fun event for wine and food enthusiasts and a benefit for the children of St. James School. Over the years it has grown in attendance to over 15,000. General admission $17, seniors (65) $15, 3-Day Pass $32, designated driver $15, parking per car $7, children, age 9 and under are free. Evergreen Space Museum
500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way,
McMinnville, OR
Sat
Mar 18
5 pm
Bubbles & Bivalves.  Please join us for an intimate evening showcasing our newly released sparkling wines paired with five local oyster varietals, presented by our fabulous Winemaker, Steve Anderson. This event will be held in our barrel room, surrounded by over 3000 barrels.  It will be an evening out not to be missed!  $55 General Admission; $45 Wine Club Members.  Call for info: 503-623-2405 Eola Hills Wine Cellars
501 S Pacific Hwy W
Rickreall, OR
Sat
Mar 18
6 - 9 pm
6 pm - demo
7 pm dinner
Winter Dinner No. 3 - La Cocina Latina.  Join us as Pura Vida Restaurant Chef Ricardo Antunez delights us with the tastes of Latin America. Following the demonstration will be a brief reception and a 3-course dinner in our Estate Vineyard Tasting Room paired with a selection of Winderlea wines. Space is extremely limited for the demonstration and the dinner so RSVP now to secure your place.  $75 per person.  RSVP to info@winderlea.com or call 503-554-5900. Winderlea Estate
Tasting Room
8905 NE Worden Hill Road
Dundee, OR
Sat
Mar 18
10 am - Noon
Winter Brunch at Raptor Ridge Winery.  As part of our Winter Brunch Series, in-house chef Irene Bonn Laney will be creating culinary pairings with three wines. Event Fee: $40.00  Info: 503-628-8463 Raptor Ridge Winery
18700 SW Hillsboro Hwy
Newberg, OR
Fri
Mar 24
6:30 pm arrival;
7:00 pm sit down
Winter Winemaker Dinner Series at Joel Palmer House.  Tendril Wine Cellars Winemaker Dinner will provide a five-course dinner, paired with Tendril Cellars wine.  Winemaker Tony Rynders will join you to make this a memorable evening.  $125.00 per person includes food and wine.  Purchase tickets online. Joel Palmer House
600 Ferry Street
Dayton, OR
Sun
Mar 26
11 am - 2 pm
Raptor Ridge Winery and EaT: An Oyster Bar - 2016 Grüner Veltliner Release Party.  Come celebrate with us as we release the 2016 Grüner Veltliner! Once again, Raptor Ridge will be joined by Ethan and Tobias of EaT: An Oyster Bar. Guests will enjoy PNW oysters reflecting five different "merroirs," and taste the newest vintage of our Estate grown Grüner Veltliner. Direct Sales and Hospitality Manager Jonathan Ziemba will guide guests through a comparative tasting of Austrian Grüner Veltliner, and winemaker Scott Shull will discuss this grape's phenomenal potential in the Willamette Valley. Event Fee: $40.00  Info: 503-628-8463 Raptor Ridge Winery
18700 SW Hillsboro Hwy
Newberg, OR
Mar 24 – Apr 30
9 am – 6 pm
Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest. There is nothing like the colors of our tulip fields in the spring backed by Mt. Hood and surrounded by fresh country air. Every year the varieties are arranged differently in a new pattern of color. Bring your family (including the dog!) and enjoy 40 acres of tulips. Pack your own picnic lunch or purchase food onsite and make it a day-long event. Daily wine tasting available from the Wooden Shoe Vineyards, catch a bouncy ride on their famous cow trains, and so much more. Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
33814 S. Meridian Rd
Woodburn, OR
Sat & Sun
Apr 8 & 9
Times vary by winery.
North Willamette Wine Trail Weekend.  Spend a weekend exploring Oregon wine country while being treated to complimentary wine tastings, food pairings, entertainment, and hands-on activities at more than 20 participating wineries during this self-guided wine tour weekend. North Willamette Map
Fri - Sun
Apr 28-30
Northwest Wine Encounter 2017 Every wine has a story, and some of the region’s finest winemakers invite you to uncover theirs during the second annual Northwest Wine Encounter at Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, and Spa. Expect a weekend of wine, cuisine, education, and interaction with a lineup of luminaries in the Pacific Northwest wine industry.  Friday begins as it should, over a glass of red or white, where you’ll hear firsthand details about selected favorites from the experts such as Chris Figgins of Leonetti Cellar and David “Merf” Merfeld of Northstar Winery in Walla Walla, Walter Gehringer of Gehringer Brothers Estate Winery in Oliver, British Columbia, Tony Rynders of Panther Creek Cellars in Dundee, Ore., and Chris Upchurch of DeLille Cellars in Woodinville. The next day, these vintners join viticulturist Mike Sauer of historic Red Willow Vineyard in the Yakima Valley and celebrity chef/author Roy Breiman on the panel for educational seminars designed to expand your knowledge of Pacific Northwest wine country and the nuances of their exceptional wines. Acclaimed retailer/collector Doug Charles of Compass Wines will serve as the keynote speaker, and Andy Perdue, wine writer for The Seattle Times, will moderate the panels. Events culminate with an intimate Vintner’s Dinner Gala expertly crafted by Semiahmoo’s Executive Chef Bruno Feldeisen. During this special five-course meal, enjoy conversation with the winemaker at your table and savor perfectly-paired wines from all attending wineries.  Semiahmoo Resort
9565 Semiahmoo Parkway
Blaine, WA
Sat
Apr 29
11 am - 3:30 pm
8th Annual Yamhill-Carlton Spring Event.  It all comes down to the dirt.  Join us to Taste the Place.  At the always-spectacular Anne Amie Vineyards, some 35 wineries will gather to pour their wines at this popular Willamette Valley event.  Parking is limited and attendees are encouraged to park in Carlton and ride the free shuttle. Tickets $40.00 per person.  Order online. Anne Amie Vineyards
6850 NE Mineral Springs Road
Carlton, OR
Sat
May 6
6 - 10 pm
Flavors of Carlton.  Join us for this gala evening hosted by Ken Wright Cellars of Carlton, Oregon.  Bid on original art, world-class wines, one-of-a-kind experiences and more during live and silent auctions.  Dinner in the Big Tent at Ken Wright Cellars will feature offerings from 10 regionally renowned chefs with wine pairings from 20 of Yamhill Carlton AVA's world-class vintners.  Purchase your tickets online  or call the YCTC office at 503-852-4405.  A benefit for Yamhill Carlton Together Cares local youth and community programs. Ken Wright Cellars
120 N Pine
Carlton, OR 
Sat
May 20
5 - 10 pm
Uncorked - The Mid-Valley's Premier Wine Auction Held at picturesque Zenith Vineyard in Oregon's esteemed wine country, Uncorked Wine Auction features a Wine Maker's reception, gourmet three-course meal, and silent and live auctions offering exclusive luxury experience packages. With over 400 guests annually, this first-class event has helped raise over $3 million since 2008 to keep children safe and families together in Marion and Polk counties. Tickets: $250.00.  A benefit for Family Building Blocks.  
Sun
May 21
Start: 8 am
 
Grapes of Half - Half Marathon in Eugene, OR.  5th Annual Wine Country half marathon in the South Willamette Valley. The half marathon starts at Noble Estate Vineyard, tours Silvan Ridge Winery and finishes at Sweet Cheeks Winery. Finisher Medallion and wine glass.  Free glass pour at each winery.  Six aid stations + chip timing.  Scenic course with rolling hills; shuttle to start, wildlife sightings.  Maps and description.  Entry Fees: $50 through Mar 31; $60 Apr 1 - May 20; $70 Race Day.  Registration information. Noble Estate Winery
29210 Gimpl Hill Rd
Eugene, OR
Sat, Sun, Mon
May 27 - 29
11 am - 5 pm
Memorial Weekend in Wine Country.  Join us for one of the Willamette Valley's longest-running events where more than 150 wineries and tasting rooms will host special events, capping off the state-wide celebration of Oregon Wine Month

Taste new wines from your favorite labels, sample from the barrel with winemakers, or savor specialty food pairings and live music.  Enjoy a winery tour or vineyard picnic     while sipping the region’s acclaimed Pinot noir, Pinot gris and other exciting wines.   

This is a chance to visit some of the region’s smallest producers that are rarely open to the public. Don’t miss out on the stunning views and special offers available during this weekend celebration!                                                                                     

Various Willamette Valley wineries.
Fri - Sun
Jun 2 - 4
Fri: 5 - 9 pm
Sat: 11 am - 9 pm
Sun: 11 am - 5 pm
26th Annual Canby Wine, Food & Brew.  Come enjoy the sights, sounds, tastes and scents of wonderful Oregon wineries, artisans, nurseries & specialty foods.  Tastings have a minimum cost of $1.00.  This event is a sanctioned Portland Rose Festival Event.  Admission: $5 per person, Free parking. Kids 15 and under admitted free.  Tickets and passes may be purchased at the door or online.  Questions? Email the Event Center office or call 503-266-1136. Clackamas County Fair Grounds
Main Pavilion, 4-H Exhibit Hall & Main Lawn
Fri – Sun
Jul 28 – 31
Times TBA
International Pinot Noir Celebration (IPNC). This annual event offers Pinot noir consumers and industry members the chance to enjoy an unparalleled selection of Pinot noir from around the world via a full schedule of seminars, walkaround tastings, winery tours, and unforgettable meals prepared by top Northwest chefs. With the exception of a vineyard and winery tour, the IPNC is held on the beautiful and historic Linfield College campus. McMinnville is an easy hour drive southwest of Portland in the heart of Oregon wine country. IPNC offers three ticket options for guests to choose from: The Full Weekend (Friday-Sunday), Salmon Bake (Saturday evening), and the Passport to Pinot (Sunday afternoon). See below for more information on these ticket options. Linfield College
McMinnville, OR
Sat
Aug 5
9:30 am
Run for the OaksThis is the second annual Run for the Oaks at Left Coast Cellars in support of our Oak Savanna Restoration Project.  Join us for a 10k run, a 5k run or a 5k walk.  The course will predominantly be on rolling gravel roads or off-road with trail and paved road segments.  Picture a run or a leisurely stroll through some of the most beautiful estate vineyards and old-growth oak savannas of Oregon Wine Country.  You will be cooled by the breezes of the Van Duzer Corridor, across a flowering landscape, and your participation celebrated with Left Coast's award-winning wines.  Our hope is that, through the years, racers will see the improvements we are making in the restoration of the forest and witness their own contributions to those efforts as the restoration project develops and grows.  We seek to expand the trail system and make it a true ecological experience open to everyone who comes to visit us at the estate. Event fee: $45 - $55 per person  Read more about the Oak Savanna Restoration Project and the run.  Call for info: 503-831-4916 Left Coast Cellars
4225 N Pacific Hwy
Rickreall, OR
Ongoing Willamette Valley Events

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Date

Event

Location

Daily
11 am – 5 pm
Cathedral Ridge Winery Tasting Room and Tours.  Create your own wine experience from a variety of choices at Cathedral Ridge Winery.  Craft a flight of six wines from their award-winning wine list with their Standard Tasting, or step up for the Reserve Tasting with seven of their current Reserve wines.  Cathedral Ridge Winery and Tasting Room
974 N HWY 99w
Dundee, OR
Sat & Sun
(May 1 – Oct 1)
11 am – 4 pm (please call first)
Cherry Hill Tasting Room.  Visit the Cherry Hill winery during the spring and summer with barrel tastings, wine tastings and winemaker dinners.  Also, they can happily accommodate small groups (8+) for barrel tastings or during the week by appointment.  After your tasting, stroll through their vineyard or relax on the patio; it is the perfect place to have lunch while enjoying a glass of your favorite Cherry Hill wine.  With views of their vineyards and the surrounding Eola hills, a visit to Cherry Hill Winery is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon.  For more information or to make an appointment call 503-623-7867. Cherry Hill Winery
7867 Crowley Road
Rickreall, OR
Every Wednesday
6 - 8
Wine Bar Wednesdays.  Wine Bar Wednesday is an evening when we welcome guest wineries in to showcase some of their latest and most popular releases.  Free tastings are offered from 6 - 8 pm, and a representative from the winery is on hand to tell their story.  We also offer their wines by the glass, and bottles are available to take home at 15% off tonight only.  Info: 503-217-3350 503 Uncorked
22578 SW Washington Street
Sherwood, OR 
Every Thursday
5 – 8 pm
Montinore Estate.  Serving up complimentary snacks, live music and of course wine!  Come with friends or family, unwind from a long work week and start your weekend off right.  For more information call 503-359-5012.
 
Montinore Estate Vineyards
3663 SW Dilley Road
Forest Grove, OR
Every Friday Night -
Year Round
6 - 9 pm
Wine Thirty at ValhallaPerformances by local musicians and food for purchase from local food trucks.  Wine Thirty at Valhalla also means complimentary wine tasting for groups of 10 or less, local beer on tap and great snacks available for purchase, like nuts, chocolate and more.  Admission is free.  Please call or email to reserve a table for large groups: 541-935-9711 or info@valhallawinery.com. Valhalla Winery
23785 Hwy 126
Veneta, OR 
First Fridays
5 - 9 pm
First Friday ARTwalk.  Downtown Newberg welcomes you to the First Friday ARTwalk the first Friday of the month year round. Visit more than 30 ARTwalk locations and enjoy the creativity.  Downtown Newberg Oregon
Third Saturday
4 – 8 pm
McMinnville Art & Wine Walk.  The McMinnville Downtown Association holds an Art & Wine Walk on the third Saturday of each month.  Participating vendors host artists and offer wine-tasting along Northeast Third Street. For more information, call 503-472-3605 or visit their web site. Historic Downtown McMinnville

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