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Washington Wine Country
Calendar of Events
(Last updated: 04/19/2017 )
 

  Click on the map below for details of events in the wine region of your choice.
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wine events outside official Appellations.

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Events with less lead time will be ignored.

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CHOOSE A WASHINGTON WINE REGION
or  CLICK ON THE MAP ABOVE

Puget Sound/Seattle Area     Woodinville

Yakima Valley & Rattlesnake Hills      Red Mountain     Horse Heaven Hills

Tri Cities/Columbia Valley        Walla Walla Valley  

Columbia Gorge        Spokane Area       North & Central Washington      

Chelan Valley Wine Region      Ancient Lakes of the Columbia

Southwest Washington

Wine Events Outside Northwest Wine-Regions



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Yakima Valley, Rattlesnake Hills, Red Mountain,
Snipes Mountain and Naches Heights AVAs
Wine-Country Events

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Two to four weeks lead time provides best results.

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(Click Here for Ongoing Events in the Yakima Valley)

Date

Event

Location

Sat
Apr 22
10 am - 6 pm
Winemakers Loft Food Truck Rally.  Food trucks + wine + live music, all day long, at the Winemakers Loft Food Truck Rally. With all proceeds from admission going to Heartlinks Hospice and Palliative Care, the Winemakers Loft Food Truck Rally aims to be a fun-filled, festive day, as well as a benefit for an awesome organization. Music by the Golden Ponies, Bent on Blues and Groove Principle. Tickets on sale for $15, in advance, or $18 at the door. This is a 21+ event – I.D. will be checked. 100% of all proceeds will go to Heartlinks Hospice.  For more information: 509-837-1676, Shelby Winemakers Loft
357 Port Avenue
Prosser, WA
Fri - Sun
Apr 28 - 30
10:00 am
Spring Barrel Tasting. Spring Barrel Tasting Weekend is your chance to get a jump on tasting and purchasing some of the best wines in wine country.  Sample delicious, yet-unfinished wines from the barrel.  Purchase a Premier Pass which allows you access to exclusive benefits available only during the Spring Barrel weekend at 40 participating wineries.  Premier Pass holders will also be able to experience a variety of specialty food pairings, library tastings and tours not available to the general public.  For more information, contact wineyakimavalley@msn.com. Select Yakima Wineries
Sat & Sun
Oct 14 & 15
Times vary by winery
Catch the Crush. Join the Yakima Valley wineries to celebrate harvest at the Annual Catch the Crush event, October 14 and 15, 2017. Forty wineries between Yakima and Tri-Cities are participating.  Each winery offers its own celebratory events, including grape stomps, harvest and crush activities, tours, free-run juice, hors d’oeuvres, live music, and of course. . .wine tasting.  Purchase a Premier Pass allowing access to exclusive benefits available only during this event weekend.  Premier Pass holders will be able to experience a variety of specialty Catch the Crush pairings, library tastings, and tours not available to the public. For more information, contact wineyakimavalley@msn.com. Yakima and Rattlesnake Hills Wineries
Ongoing Events in the Yakima Valley

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Daily
11 am – 5 pm
Alexandria Nicole Cellars Prosser Tasting Room Alexandria Nicole Cellars is dedicated to producing small lots of hand-crafted wine from their own Destiny Ridge Estate Vineyard.  Their 267 acre estate vineyard is located high above the bluffs on the Columbia River, near the town of Paterson, Washington where their grapes thrive in the soils and climatic conditions of the Horse Heaven Hills. Daily tastings at Alexandria Nicole Cellars Prosser Tasting Room. For additional information call 509-786-3497. Alexandria Nicole Cellars Prosser Tasting Room
2880 Lee Rd, Suite D
Prosser, WA
3rd Friday of Month
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday Night Bites and Flights and Simple Supper. No reservation needed! Kestrel Vintners and Exit #82 Wineries Enjoy Kestrel Wines by the glass or by the flight while relaxing in our beautiful Grotto, enjoying tasty morsels created in our newly remodeled chef's kitchen along with an extensive selection of specialty cheeses and salamis. Menus and pricing vary according to items and wines purchased. A complete menu is available at the winery or online. There is no cost to attend and reservations are not necessary; first come, first served. Kestrel Vintners
2890 Lee Road
Prosser, WA
Daily
Noon - 5 pm
Kestrel Vintners Prosser Tasting Room.  Enjoy wine tastings and purchase gifts at the Kestrel Vintners Prosser Tasting Room. Picnic and group facilities available. Bus groups and tours by appointment only. For more information call 509-786-2675 or e-mail winery@kestrelwines.com. Kestrel Vintners
2890 Lee Road
Prosser, WA
Sat
(April 5 – Nov 1)
Noon
Terra Blanca Estate Vineyard Tour & Hike (Red Mountain).   Meet the 2014 vintage in its infancy and follow it to harvest with guided walks through Terra Blanca’s estate vineyards.  The guided walk will showcase how grapes progress from vine to bottle.  Go behind-the-scenes to see the estate vineyard and learn about the barrel caves – the oldest and largest caves in Washington.  Tour content changes from season to season and groups are limited to 16 people per tour.  Tours cost $15, please call 509-588-6082 ext. 104 or email events@terrablanca.com for reservations. Terra Blanca Estate
34715 N. DeMoss Road
Benton City, WA
First Friday of Each Month First Fridays.  The first Friday of every month, many downtown Yakima businesses have wine tastings and live music, as well as other special events.  For a complete list of participating businesses click HERE.

Various downtown businesses

Yakima

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Horse Heaven Hills Wine-Region Events

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Two to four weeks lead time provides best results.

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(Click Here for Ongoing Events in the Horse Heaven Hills)

Date

Event

Location

     
Ongoing Events in the Horse Heaven Hills

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Featured Walla Walla Wine Country Events

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One month lead time provides best results.  Minimum 2-week lead required.
 

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(Click Here for Ongoing Events in the Walla Walla Country)

Date

Event

Location

Fri – Sun
May 5 – 7
Times vary by winery
Walla Walla Spring Release Weekend. During Spring Release Weekend visitors can be among the first to enjoy newly released wines, many of which can only be found by visiting the wineries and tasting rooms themselves. It’s a fantastic opportunity to talk directly with Walla Walla Valley winemakers about the new vintage, and gain insight into the creative winemaking process. Walla Walla Wineries
Thurs - Sat
June 15 – 17
Times vary by winery
Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine - The World of Syrah.  Join more than 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers, internationally known guest winemakers, and celebrated chefs in exploring one of the world’s most renowned grape varieties – Syrah. Taste and compare wines from the Walla Walla Valley, and three other leading wine regions from around the world during a captivating winemaker panel. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines and intimate winemaker dinners. Mix and mingle with acclaimed winemakers and chefs. Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine. Click here for more information and tickets. Walla Walla Wineries
Fri – Sun
Nov 3 - 5
Times vary by winery
Fall Release Weekend. Cellar doors are open and new releases are available for tasting during Fall Release Weekend. Come celebrate the end of harvest season with special pours, winemaker dinners, live music and more. Fall is a beautiful time of year to enjoy the valley. Walla Walla Wineries
Fri – Sun
Dec 1 - 3
Times vary by winery
Holiday Barrel Tasting.  Amidst the festive atmosphere of the season, winemakers and cellar staff provide samples of  future releases straight from the barrel. The wineries get into the holiday spirit in their own unique way, offering food, art, music and more. Walla Walla Wineries
Ongoing Events in Walla Walla Wine Country

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CHOOSE A WASHINGTON WINE REGION
or  CLICK ON THE MAP ABOVE

Puget Sound/Seattle Area     Woodinville

Yakima Valley & Rattlesnake Hills      Red Mountain     Horse Heaven Hills

Tri Cities/Columbia Valley        Walla Walla Valley  

Columbia Gorge        Spokane Area

North Central Washington & Chelan Valley Wine Region

Southwest Washington

Wine Events Outside Northwest Wine-Regions

 

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(Last updated: 04/19/2017