Washington Wine Country Calendar of Events
 

Washington Wine Country Calendar of Events
(Last updated:  04/17/2015)
 

Featured Event

Columbia Gorge Geological Wine Tour
Saturday, June 13, 2015, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
All-Day Tour with
Professor Scott Burns, Geologist & Tour Guide
Meet with winemakers and owners of three top-tier
wineries as you tour
their vineyards and taste their wines.

Sponsored by Community Bank

CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILS

 


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CHOOSE A WASHINGTON WINE REGION
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MAP ABOVE

Puget Sound/Seattle Area     Woodinville/Bothell Area
Yakima Valley & Rattlesnake Hills      Red Mountain    
Horse Heaven Hills
Tri Cities/Columbia Valley        Walla Walla Valley  
Columbia Gorge        Spokane Area       North & Central Washington
Ancient Lakes of the Columbia      Chelan Valley Wine Region
Southwest Washington

Wine Events Outside Northwest Wine-Regions

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Woodinville / Bothell Area

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Date

Event

Location

Sat
Apr 18
2 – 5 pm
Columbia Winery Northwest Wine and Food Festival.  Take a Bite out of Columbia this April with local chefs from Seasoned in Seattle, Chef Anne Marie, Joanie’s Catering and Columbia Winery.  Enjoy tasting multiple perfectly paired Columbia Winery wines while learning tips for your garden and water practices in the Washington wine industry from Columbia Winery Representative Sean Stanley.  Expand your taste-buds while visiting Growing Washington, Emily’s Chocolates and Dry Soda.   Don’t miss a chance to hear Wine Educator Sarah Linnemeyer a she provides tips on food and wine pairing at home.  Then, enjoy a bottle of your favorite wine with friends in the Jessie Siren Music Lounge. 

General Advance tickets (before April 10) are $25 per person and includes a logo glass, special offers and raffle entry.  General Wine Club Tickets (before April 10) are $25 for Wine Club Members and their guests - unlimited ticket quantity for Club Members.  After April 10 $35 per person for General Admission and $30 for Wine Club Members. For ticket information click HERE.
Columbia Winery
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville, WA
Sat
May 9
6:30 - 9:30 pm
White & Rose Party.  This is a new event showcasing over 30 wineries from Woodinville. Columbia Winery
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville, W
Wed
Jul 15
5:30 - 8 pm
Celebrate Woodinville Wine Garden.  Taste, sip and enjoy a variety of great Washington wines while listening to live music outdoors on the picturesque meadow at Wilmot Gateway Park, along the Sammamish River.  As part of the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts and Festival, each event will feature a wine and beer garden, where guests can purchase glass pours of red, white and rose’ wines from premiere Woodinville Wine Country wineries and tasting rooms.  These are eco-friendly, BYOG events and attendees are invited to “Bring Your Own Glass.”  A total of 35 wineries are participating in the 2015 summer event series. Be sure to bring your ID. Wilmot Gateway Park
Woodinville, WA
Wed
Jul 22
5:30 - 8 pm
Celebrate Woodinville Wine Garden.  Taste, sip and enjoy a variety of great Washington wines while listening to live music outdoors on the picturesque meadow at Wilmot Gateway Park, along the Sammamish River.  As part of the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts and Festival, each event will feature a wine and beer garden, where guests can purchase glass pours of red, white and rose’ wines from premiere Woodinville Wine Country wineries and tasting rooms.  These are eco-friendly, BYOG events and attendees are invited to “Bring Your Own Glass.”  A total of 35 wineries are participating in the 2015 summer event series. Be sure to bring your ID. Wilmot Gateway Park
Woodinville, WA
Sat
July 25
1 – 5 pm
Taste & Tunes Warehouse Party Summer Kick-Off.  The Warehouse Winery District has more wineries per square foot than any wine region in the world.  Pair that with a full lineup of live music and dancing. Warehouse Winery District
Woodinville, WA
Wed
Jul 29
5:30 - 8 pm
Celebrate Woodinville Wine Garden.  Taste, sip and enjoy a variety of great Washington wines while listening to live music outdoors on the picturesque meadow at Wilmot Gateway Park, along the Sammamish River.  As part of the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts and Festival, each event will feature a wine and beer garden, where guests can purchase glass pours of red, white and rose’ wines from premiere Woodinville Wine Country wineries and tasting rooms.  These are eco-friendly, BYOG events and attendees are invited to “Bring Your Own Glass.”  A total of 35 wineries are participating in the 2015 summer event series. Be sure to bring your ID. Wilmot Gateway Park
Woodinville, WA
Wed
Aug 5
5:30 – 8 pm
Celebrate Woodinville Wine Garden.  Taste, sip and enjoy a variety of great Washington wines while listening to live music outdoors on the picturesque meadow at Wilmot Gateway Park, along the Sammamish River.  As part of the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts and Festival, each event will feature a wine and beer garden, where guests can purchase glass pours of red, white and rose’ wines from premiere Woodinville Wine Country wineries and tasting rooms.  These are eco-friendly, BYOG events and attendees are invited to “Bring Your Own Glass.”  A total of 35 wineries are participating in the 2015 summer event series. Be sure to bring your ID. Wilmot Gateway Park
Woodinville, WA
Sat
Aug 15
Noon – 6 pm
Celebrate Woodinville Wine Garden.  Taste, sip and enjoy a variety of great Washington wines while listening to live music outdoors on the picturesque meadow at Wilmot Gateway Park, along the Sammamish River.  As part of the Celebrate Woodinville Concerts and Festival, each event will feature a wine and beer garden, where guests can purchase glass pours of red, white and rose’ wines from premiere Woodinville Wine Country wineries and tasting rooms.  These are eco-friendly, BYOG events and attendees are invited to “Bring Your Own Glass.”  A total of 35 wineries are participating in the 2015 summer event series. Be sure to bring your ID. Wilmot Gateway Park
Woodinville, WA
Sat
Aug 15
8:30 – 11:30 am
Columbia Winery Charity Run, Walk & Kids' Dash.  Come out for a great cause and help raise money to support uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital at the Columbia Winery Charity Run & Walk.  Participate in a 10K Run or 5K Run/Walk & Kids’ Dash (registration not required for the Kids’ Dash) in the beautiful Washington wine country of Woodinville.  The post race festival includes fun for the whole family with food trucks, wine tasting, live music, kids' activities and more. Fee is $30 - $40 for adults and free for children 12 and under. Columbia Winery
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville, WA
Sun
Apr 19
5 – 9 pm
Woodinville Reserve: A White and Rosé Affair.  Woodinville Wine Country, the nonprofit trade association responsible for building awareness of the quality and diversity of Woodinville wines and tasting experiences, is excited to debut a new event to their annual line-up—Woodinville Reserve: A White and Rosé Affair—which will preview top Woodinville winemakers’ spring selections.  Highlights of the evening will include: a variety of hearty bites from award-winning Pacific Northwest chefs including: Thierry Rautureau (Loulay and Luc, Seattle), Elias Cairo and Alex Yoder (Olympic Provisions, Portland), Bobby Moore (Barking Frog, Woodinville), Seth Fernald (Novelty Hill Januik, Woodinville); over 30 wineries’ whites and rosés; and the Red Vault Room, featuring award-winning red wines.  The event fee is $125 per person Novelty Hill Januik Winery
14710 Woodinville-Redmond Rd NE
Woodinville, WA
Fri
Sep 18
5 – 9 pm
End of Summer Hollywood Block Party.  Drink, commune and bid farewell to the great, bright orb.  As you prepare for the winter, when you’ll have only wine to keep you warm, come to the Hollywood-Winery District, home of more than 25 Woodinville wineries for the end of summer block party. Hollywood Winery District
Woodinville, WA
Sat & Sun
Dec 5 & 6
Noon – 5 pm
St. Nick’s Open House.  Join more than 30 wineries throughout Woodinville as they invite you into their tasting rooms to drink in the spirit of the season and do a little holiday shopping.  Get into the holiday spirit at both days of St. Nick’s Weekend – and enjoy the many wines of Washington – in Woodinville! Downtown Woodinville, WA
Ongoing Events in Woodinville Wine Country

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Date

Event

Location

Summer
Every Sunday
Noon – 5 pm
Somm Sunday at Alexandria Nicole Cellars.  Please join Alexandria Nicole Cellars for Sommelier Sundays in Woodinville.  They will have interactive tastings each week with activities including anything from Wine and Cheese Pairing to Guess the Grape.  Expand your palate and wine knowledge each week and impress your friends behind the Hidden Door Sundays starting at noon. Alexandria Nicole Cellars
Woodinville Tasting Room

19501 144th Ave. NE
C-900
Woodinville, WA
Wednesday through Sunday (in season)
Call for Winter schedule
 
Bon Vivant Wine Tours - Woodinville Day Tour.  Make your advance reservations for a delightful day trip to the wine village of Woodinville -- only 25 minutes from downtown Seattle.  Seattle pick up and return.  For more information visit www.bonvivanttours.com, email info@bonvivanttours.com or call 206.524.8687 Bon Vivant Wine Tours
2120 Montvale Place W.
Seattle, WA
 
Daily
Noon – 5 pm
(Fri 5 – 8 happy hour)
Alexandria Nicole Cellars Hollywood Schoolhouse 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 Hollywood Schoolhouse Tasting Room with happy hours every Friday evening. For more information call 425-487-9463. Alexandria Nicole Cellars Hollywood Schoolhouse Tasting Room
14810 Northeast 145th Street
Woodinville, WA
 
Thur - Mon
Noon 5 pm
(or call for appointment)
Kestrel Vintners Woodinville Tasting Room.  Enjoy wine tastings and purchase gifts at the Kestrel Vintners Woodinville Tasting Room. For additional information call 425-398-1199 or e-mail woodinville@kestrelwines.com. Kestrel Vintners Woodinville Tasting Room
19501 144th Ave. NE C-900
Woodinville, WA
Daily
11 am - 6 pm

Local artists feature work in Columbia Winery Tasting Room.  Columbia Winery’s beautifully refreshed Woodinville tasting room now includes a 50-foot expanse of wall space devoted to showcasing the work of renowned Northwest artists using a variety of media - paint, sculpture, photography, or other.   All artwork will be for sale on site with all profits going to the artists.  Gallery exhibits will be changed the first Friday of each quarter – January, April, July and October - with a new collection of artwork by another group of artists being featured.   Each time the exhibits change, a “Come meet the Artists” event will be hosted in the winery’s tasting room.  Watch for the details of these Meet and Greet in the chronological Woodinville Calendar section above or call the winery for details at 425-488-2776 or 425-205-4394.  The Gallery exhibits can be viewed seven days a week from 11 am to 6 pm in the Columbia Winery Tasting Room.  Free admission.   

Columbia Winery
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville
Fridays
4 – 7 pm
Friday - Happy Hour at Columbia Winery.  Start your weekend with good food (1/2 Price Flatbread Pizza, great wine by the glass and live music.  No cover and no reservations required.  For more information and a list of performing artists click HERE or call 425-482-7490 or 800-488-2347. Columbia Winery
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville
First Thursday
4 – 8 pm
First Thursday Wine Walk in Woodinville's Hollywood District.  Several wineries, a distillery and a meadery, in Woodinville's Hollywood District, open their tasting room doors and for a flat price of $20 guests taste award winning wine, spirits and mead. Cost includes 15 tasting tickets, BYOG (bring your own glass) or pay $5 if you need a glass. Woodinville Hollywood District
Woodinville, WA
Second Thursday
4 – 8 pm
Art and Wine Walk – Kirkland Winery District. Join the wineries Northwest Cellars, Skylite Cellars, and Waving Tree Winery the second Thursday of each month as they host a different artist in their space along with snacks, music, and wine!  Purchase tasting tickets and a wristband the day of the event.  Bring your own glass (or purchase one on site if needed), dogs and kids welcome. Ticket Station:
11901 124th Ave NE
Kirkland, WA
Third Thursday
4 – 8 pm
Wine, Beer and Spirits Walk in the Warehouse District.  Several wineries, distilleries and breweries open their tasting room doors and for a flat price of $20 guests taste award winning wine, spirits and beer while enjoying the theme for the night. Woodinville Warehouse Wineries
 
Thursdays
5 - 8 PM
Goose Ridge Winery: The Liquid Lounge Happy Hour.  Join Goose Ridge Winery in Woodinville for "The Liquid Lounge", a relaxing place to go after a long day at work.  Cozy up to the fireplace or pull up a chair on the patio with glass specials all night long.  Low lit lighting and some candles will help put you in a nice relaxing, wine sipping sorta mood too!  No RSVP's required.  For more information, e-mail nina@gooseridge.com or call 425-488-0200. Goose Ridge Winery
14450 Woodinville Redmond Road NE
Suite #108
Woodinville, WA 98072
 
Thursdays
5 - 8 PM
Woodhouse Wine Estates: Thursday Night Happy Hour.  Join Woodhouse Wine Estates for their Thursday Night Happy Hours.  Hang out and socialize after a long day at work at their elegant and relaxing place with a unique ambiance.  They will have $5 per glass wine specials as well as $5 Piadina flatbreads.  Piadina's are rustic flatbreads originating from the Emilia Romagna region of Italy.  They hand make them in their kitchen, and they are spectacular (so is the wine).  Their new guitarist Michael Gotz plays most Thursdays.  Bring friends, family and join them to start your evening and get into the mood. For more information e-mail daniel@thewoodhousewineestates.com or call 425-527-0608. Woodhouse Wine Estates
15500 Woodinville Redmond Rd NE
Woodinville, WA

 
1st Saturday of Each Month Monthly Wine Tasting.  Adytum Cellars is open for tastings the 1st Saturday of each month noon till 5pm.  For more information call (425) 482-9030

Adytum Cellars

15132 148th Ave NE
Woodinville

(Spring and Summer)
Wednesdays
5 – 8 pm
Wednesday Wine'd Down.  Join Novelty Hill-Januik Winery for live music, seasonal tapas, brick oven pizzas, and glass specials.  No cover charge. For more information call 425-481-5502.

 
Novelty Hill-Januik Winery
14710 Woodinville-Redmond Road NE
Woodinville, WA
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Spokane Area

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Date

Event

Location

Sat
Apr 25
Time TBA
Spokane Cork, Keg and Spirits Festival.  The Washington Restaurant Association, Spokane Chapter invites you to the premier beverage festival in Spokane, Washington featuring wine, beer and spirits from the Northwest & beyond. Mirabeau Park Hotel
1100 N Sullivan Rd
Spokane Valley, WA
Fri - Sun
Sep 25 – 27
Noon – 9 pm
ValleyFest.  The Valleyfest mission is to showcase the talent that enriches the local community and give exposure of the visual and performing arts, education, science, and recreation to those families who might otherwise not have the means to experience them.  While you are there visit the beer, wine and food gardens. Mirabeau Point Park
13500 Mirabeau Parkway
Spokane Valley, WA
Ongoing Events in the Spokane Area

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Wednesdays
5 – 8 pm
 
Wednesdays at the Winery.  Featuring live music in the Urban Garden located in the courtyard of Barrister Winery, sip wine and bring a picnic!  Concerts occur every Wednesday night throughout the summer.  For more information call (509) 465-3591. Barrister Winery
1213 West Railroad Avenue
Spokane, WA

1st Friday of Month

First Fridays - Downtown Spokane.  Enjoy an evening of drawings, paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics, photography and other visual art. Take in diverse live performances, including music, dance and theatre and don't forget the exceptional shopping and dining Downtown has to offer.  Brought to you through a partnership between the Downtown Spokane Business Improvement District (BID) and the Spokane Arts Commission www.spokanearts.org.  Venues open 5 - 8 pm unless otherwise indicated. Various downtown venues
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Southwest Washington Region

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Date

Event

Location

Sat & Sun
May 2 & 3
11 am – 6 pm
Chehalis Valley Wine Tour.  This passport tour of six South West Washington wineries including Agate Creek Cellars, Bateaux Cellars, Birchfield Winery, Heymann Winery, Scatter Creek Winery and Wells Winery.  Begin at any winery and pick up a passport, map and souvenir glass.  Tastings and food will be provided at all wineries along with a Poker Run with great prizes. Toledo, WA
Sat
May 2
Noon – 6 pm
Anniversary Party at English Estate Winery.  Come out to the English Estate Winery as they celebrate the 100-year-old English Family Barn.  For more information call 360-772-5141 or e-mail wine@englishestatewinery.com . English Estate Winery
17806 SE 1st St
Vancouver, WA
Sat – Mon
May 23 – 25
Times vary by location
Memorial Day Weekend Spring Release Wine Tour.  This is the weekend to get a preview of summer wines produced in the previous year or two.  Be the first to taste the wines you'll be drinking all summer. Map of Southwestern Washington Wineries
Sat & Sun
Jul 11 & 12
Noon – 6 pm
Art and Wine Fair at English Estate Winery.  This annual event brings out artists and musicians on the grounds of the English Estate Winery. For more information call 360-772-5141 or e-mail wine@englishestatewinery.com. English Estate Winery
17806 SE 1st St
Vancouver, WA
Fri – Sun
Aug 21 – 23
Times TBA
18th Annual Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival.  Great jazz, fabulous wines, fine art and delicious cuisine at the annual festival of wine and jazz in Vancouver, Washington. Esther Short Park
Vancouver, WA
Ongoing Events in Southwest Washington

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Tuesday evenings
6 - 9 pm
Tuesday Night Bluegrass Jam. Pros and semi-pros are welcome to join in and everyone is invited to come and enjoy the music. They are specifically hoping for a banjo player to show up to jam. The more the merrier. Info: 360-727-3055.

East Fork Cellars
24415 NE 10th Avenue, Suite 104, Ridgefield

Every Wed - Sat
7 pm to close
Cellar Series Live Music Come enjoy a different artist each Saturday evening at the Rusty Grape.  Our Cellar Series is a great way to discover the wonderful musical talent we have here in the area. No Cover. Grab some friends and sit back for an enjoyable evening.  Call ahead for specifics, 360-513-9338.

Rusty Grape Vineyard
16712 NE 219th Street
(One mile east of town)
Battleground)

Second Wed of each month except August
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Columbia-Willamette Enological Society Monthly Tastings paired with Small Plates.  Monthly programs aimed at wine education and appreciation include:
  • Knowledgeable speakers about wine
  • Tastings of selected wines
  • Culinary food pairings - selected by Master Chefs & students of the Northwest Culinary Arts Institute
  • Wine raffle at each meeting
  • Friendly people and good conversation

Cost: With reservation, $30 members; $35 Guests; At the Door: $3 additional charge without a reservation.
Bring: Two wine glasses for each person
Reservations: Reserve by the Saturday preceding event. Call Ray Maddix: 360-944-2051 or email maddix@comcast.net

Red Cross Building
(EB Hamilton Hall)
Fort Vancouver Historic Reserve
605 Barnes Road Vancouver, WA
 

First Friday
5:00 - 8:00 pm
Ridgefield First Friday.  Art, Music, Shopping, Dining, Connecting with Friends. 

Old town, Ridgefield

Friday evenings

 
Free live concerts on Fridays at East Fork Cellars' tasting room.  Friday nights 7 to 9 p.m. They call it Rock on the Dock. Info: 360-727-3055.

East Fork Cellars
24415 NE 10th Avenue, Suite 104, Ridgefield

Friday
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Cellar 55 Tasting Room Friday Night Music.  Live Music and special wine tastings every Friday evening, featuring wines from Eastern Washington wineries.  For more information, call 360-693-2700. Cellar 55 Tasting Room
1812 Washington Street
Vancouver, WA
Second Saturday of the month
12 noon - 5 pm
Battle Ground Wine Loop Don't miss the tours, fun, and other activities going on at these locations during and in between the Loops!  Heisen House Vineyards, Olequa Cellars, Rusty Grape Vineyards and Galeotti's Restaurant.

See map on
BattleGroundWineLoop
website.


CHOOSE A WASHINGTON WINE REGION
or  CLICK ON THE MAP ABOVE

Puget Sound/Seattle Area     Woodinville/Bothell Area
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

Idaho Wine Country Events           Oregon Wine Country Events         British Columbia Wine Country Events

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