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Idaho Wine Country
Calendar of Events
(Last updated: 11/16/2017 )

Click on one of Idaho's wine regions, reflected on the map below, and explore some wine-country special event possibilities.  If you plan to attend a popular wine country event and want to stay longer than just the day of the event, it is best to make lodging and dining reservations early.  You will find lots of options in our Lodging and Dining sections for each region.

Click on the map region of your choice below for event details.


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Minimum 2 weeks lead time from submission date required.
Events with less lead time will be ignored.


Overview map of Idaho

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Wine Events Outside Northwest Wine Regions...
or those not yet included on Wines Northwest

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Two to four weeks lead time provides best results.

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Location

     
Ongoing Events outside official Wine Regions

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Event

Location

4th Thursdays
6:30 pm

Food and Wine Pairing Events featuring various Idaho winemakers.  Mountain Café at Silver Mountain Resort, contact 208-783-0562 for more information. Reservation required.

Silver Mountain Resort, Kellogg, ID

Snake River Valley Region Special Events

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Two to four weeks lead time provides best results.

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Date

Event

Location

Fri
Oct 27
6 - 9 pm
Winery After Hours Feat - Spencer Batt. Come wine down the week with us to the sounds of local musicians while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Snake River Valley. Ticket includes your first glass of wine and we ll have light appetizers available for purchase. This month join us as we listen to the earthy, soulful sounds of Spencer Batt. $10 guests | $8 Wine Club Members. Ticket includes first glass of wine. Ages 21 and over, please. Info: 208-453-7843 ext. 3 Ste Chapelle Winery
19348 Lowell Road
Caldwell, ID
Sat
Nov 4
5:30 pm for music, winetails & cocktails
6:30 pm - Dinner
Cowboy Formal - Fall Winemakers Dinner.  You are formally invited to one of our favorite nights of the year! Come dressed in your cowboy boots and hats and celebrate a night with a six-course cowboy themed meal paired with six complementary wines! Round up the posse for a rootin' tootin' good time at Crossings Winery! Join us at 5:30pm for live music, winetails & cocktails. Dinner will follow at 6:30pm. Reserve your tickets ($100 each) by Phone: 208-366-2313 or email: phylicia@crossingswinery.com Crossings Winery
Wine Cellar
1289 W Madison Ave
Glenns Ferry, ID
Thurs
Nov 9
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Sippin' in the City. Sip your way through Idaho's best wine. Sample sweet and savory bites above the lights of downtown Boise while enjoying the musical styles of Douglas Cameron. The event will feature a selection of Idaho wineries showcasing some of the best that the state has to offer with light appetizers and delicious breads by Zeppole Baking Co. This is a 21 and older event. Event Fee: $40.00. 8th & Main Building
800 W Main Street
17th Floor
Boise
Thurs - Sun
Nov 23 - 26
Thanksgiving in Idaho Wine Country. Events vary by winery. Idaho Wine Country info and maps
Fri - Sun
Nov 24 - 26
Thanksgiving Weekend. Be thankful for Thanksgiving Weekend on the Sunnyslope Wine Trail! After the hubbub of planning, cooking and family gathering come out to Sunnyslope for this weekend long open house. Each winery will be offering something unique and festive for your to enjoy! Tasting fees may apply and are set by the individual wineries. Please use a designated driver:  Various Sunnyslope wineries
Thurs
Nov 22
11 am - 4 pm
Thanksgiving at the Winery.  Thanksgiving dinner without the hassle? Join us for Thanksgiving dinner, your choice of ham or turkey dinner with all the trimmings and traditional desserts served for $24 per person and $10 for children 10 and under. Dinner is served from 11am - 4pm. Dinner is through reservation only; please call the winery at 208-366-2313 to reserve your seat or email: phylicia@crossingswinery.com Crossings Winery
1289 W Madison Ave
Glenns Ferry, ID

Ongoing Events in the Snake River Wine Country

Every Wednesday
June through August
5 - 8 pm
Alive After 5.  Enjoy the 28th year of Downtown Boise's free concert series on the Grove Plaza!  Every Wednesday from 5-8 you'll find live music, vendor booths, food, beer and Idaho wine!  Cool off in the fountain, dance or just hang out and chill. Click here for a list of performers Great event for the whole family.

http://www.downtownboise.org/index.cfm/events/dba_events/alive_after_five

(In case of bad weather the party moves indoors to Liquid, 405 S 8th Street.)

Grove Plaza
Downtown Boise
Last Thursday of the month
Year Round
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Open house in Eagle, ID. Stroll through the beautiful town of Eagle, Idaho on the last Thursday evening of the month from 5:30 to 8:30 pm.  Businesses of downtown Eagle will all be open to greet you... galleries, restaurants and other businesses.  Don't miss the Eagle Art Gallery (50 2nd Street N) where the wines of Cellar 616 Winery are also poured. For more information, call 208-939-4222. Downtown Eagle, ID
Monthly - First Thursday
5:30 - 9:30 pm
First Thursday - This event is held in downtown Boise on the first Thursday of each month.  Enjoy a gallery stroll, entertainment, merchant and restaurant specials, as well as free garage parking (with merchant validation).  Trolley rides are available, for additional information call 208-472-5200 ext. 0, or visit www.downtownboise.org. Downtown Boise
On-going Monthly
3rd Thursday
6:30 pm
Futures.  3rd Thursday of every month is Futures, where individuals get a chance to taste the wine as it ages in the barrel.  Cost is free, call 208-286-9463 for more information. Woodriver Cellars,
Eagle

Northern Idaho & Panhandle Region Special Events
 

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Event

Location

Thurs
Aug 10
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Savor Idaho North. Step aboard a sunset cruise, grab an Idaho wine and food pairing, and enjoy some great music by Douglas Cameron. On August 10th, the Idaho Wine Commission will be taking Savor Idaho North, to Lake Coeur d’Alene! Just like Savor Idaho in June, you’ll be surrounded by Idaho wine and savory bites of Idaho food. But, Savor Idaho North will be a more intimate experience upon a sunset cruise on Lake Coeur d’Alene. Giving you an experience like none other! Boat departs promptly at 6:30pm and docks at 8:30pm upon its return. Tickets go on sale June 1st, kicking off Idaho Wine Month, with limited quantities available. $50 tickets will include all food and wine tastings, a commemorative wine glass and an evening of pure bliss! This is a 21+ only event, with no exceptions. Tickets are non-refundable. The event is rain or shine. Contact: 208-332-1538 Coeur d'Alene Resort
115 S 2nd Street
Coeur d'Alene, ID

Ongoing Events in Northern Idaho

Monthly - 2nd Friday of the month April - December Coeur d'Alene Art Walk.  5:00- 8:00 PM.  Participating galleries will be creating special events each month.  Non-gallery businesses and restaurants downtown will also take part in Gallery Walk.  Free.  Call for more info: (208) 664-3194. Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Every third Friday of each month
7:30 pm
Wine TastingsHosted by the North Idaho Enological Association.  Held every third Friday of each month.  7:30 p.m., Lake City Senior Center, 1916 Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene.  $20/members; $28/nonmembers. (208) 772-5401. 

Lake City Senior Center
1916 Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene

 

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