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Washington Wine Country
Calendar of Events
(Last updated: 05/22/2016 )
 

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wine events outside official Appellations.

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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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Date

Event

Location

Fri
Jun 3
4 – 8 pm
First Friday Release at Alexandria Nicole Cellars.  Join Alexandria Nicole Cellars on First Friday in Prosser for some after hours fun.  They will be staying open a little later with a light food selection and glass and bottle specials.  Bring your favorite vinyl and they will give it a spin on the turntable.  Open to the public. Alexandria Nicole Cellars Prosser Tasting Room
2880 Lee Rd, Suite D
Prosser, WA
Sat
Jun 25
5 – 8 pm
Rattlesnake Hills Wine Country Sunshine Days.  Wineries will gather at Tanjuli Winery to soak up the sun, and enjoy the wines of the Rattlesnake Hills.  This casual gathering will allow you to listen to fabulous music and drink premium wines.  There is no cost to attend this event.  Food and wine are available for purchase. Tanjuli Winery
209 N Bonair Rd.
Zillah, WA
Sat
Jul 16
6 – 10 pm
13th Annual Prosser Art Walk & Wine GalaDon't miss the 13th Annual Art Walk & Wine Gala featuring artists from all over the Pacific Northwest.  The warm summer evening is the perfect setting as 20 local wineries (including Alexandria Nicole Cellars) offer their latest vintages.  Area food vendors provide the fare while live jazz fills the air. Must be 21, ID required.  No Pets.  Free Downtown parking available.  Tickets are $30 per person including admission, all wine/beer tasting, event glass and program. 6th Street in Historic Downtown Prosser, WA
Sat & Sun
Oct 8 & 9
Times vary by winery
Catch the CrushJoin the Yakima Valley wineries to celebrate the harvest at the Annual Catch the Crush event.  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. 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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Date

Event

Location

Sat
Jul 16
Ride 11 am - 4 pm
BBQ 5 – 7 pm
HHH Wine Growers Trail Drive.  Experience one of the Pacific Northwest's most unique and memorable wine trails.  The Horse Heaven Hills Trail Drive is held annually on the third Saturday in July.  You'll meet the growers and vintners (including Alexandria Nicole Cellars) behind some of Washington's most storied and highly rated wines.  Thank you for supporting our annual fundraiser for scholarships in viticulture and enology. Alderdale to Paterson, WA
Sat
Aug 27
4 pm tasting
5:30 pm dinner
Harvest Festival with Alexandria Nicole Cellars at Destiny Ridge.  If you like wine and food; fun you will love it. From the time guests arrive to the time the buses pull out this action packed evening is one that will leave you filled with a love for all things wine.  Oh yes, and come prepared to dance. No better way than to ring in the season than on the dance floor.

This is Alexandria Nicole Cellars’ largest event of the year and one that you will not want to miss as they will all be dressed in their best 80’s hair band attire and ready to rock the night away.  Appetizers will be passed throughout the wine tasting period followed by dinner consisting of a carnivorous combo of steak and seafood.  There is no assigned seating so upon arrival they encourage guests to claim your dinner table.
Alexandria Nicole Cellars
Destiny Ridge
160481 Sonova Road
Paterson, WA

 

Ongoing Events in the Horse Heaven Hills

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Featured Walla Walla Wine Country Events

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Date

Event

Location

Sat
Jun 4
Times TBA
WOW – White On White Party.  This annual White on White blend offers music, food and wine. For more information e-mail info@foundryvineyards.com. Foundry Vineyards
1111 Abadie St
Walla Walla, WA
Thu – Sat
Jun 16 – 18
Times vary by winery
Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine – The World of Cabernet Sauvignon.  Join over 60 Walla Walla Valley winemakers (including Alexandra Nicole Cellars), three internationally known guest winemakers and well known wine critics and experts in exploring one of the world’s most renowned grape varieties – Cabernet Sauvignon. Participate in special tastings of rare vintage wines, one-of-a-kind winemaker dinners and receptions with some of the valley’s most acclaimed winemakers. Walla Walla Wineries
Sat & Sun
Jun 18 & 19
Times TBA
Walla Walla Sweet Onion Festival.  This annual festival celebrates the sweet Walla Walla onion including arts & crafts vendors, dance team demos, great food vendors, chef demonstrations, and an onion eating competition.  After enjoying the festival visit one of the local wineries and tasting rooms or area restaurants. Walla Walla, WA
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: 05/22/2016