Jun
30
Thu

Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Sommer Sommelier Series

ROCO Winery announces their annual Summer Sommelier Series; a last Thursday wine education program hosted by Sommelier Kim Oshiro. All levels welcome.

Returning after a two successful years of programs under its belt ROCO Winery continues its Summer Sommelier Series this month with new topics and ROCO’s new wine educator, Kim Oshiro. Save the last Thursdays of June, July and August to learn about wine production, evaluation, and vintage differences in a fun and relaxed setting at the winery..

THURSDAY JUNE 30TH – 6 PM Drink Like a Pro
Register by phone or online

Explore the steps of wine evaluation and learn to identify aromas and flavors in wine. We will smell fruits and berries, pie spices, and more. We will then see if we can identify these same flavors and smells in the wines we’ll sample. You’ll also become familiar with the University Of Davis, CA wine education Aroma Wheel.

Jul
1
Fri

Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Evenings at Iris

Evenings at Iris @ Iris Vineyards Estate Tasting Room | Eugene | Oregon | United States

Iris Vineyards is now open on Friday evenings until 9:00 PM for summer 2016.  Evenings at Iris will feature musical guest Jesse Meade beginning at 6:00 PM on our large patio overlooking our Chalice Vineyard.  Enjoy Iris’ award winning wine, beer from Plank Town Brewing, and food offerings from local companies such as Fern’s Edge Creamery and Creswell Bakery.  Guests are welcome to bring their own picnic to enjoy!


Friday Night Concert Series at Silvan Ridge Winery @ Silvan Ridge Winery | Eugene | Oregon | United States

Starting June 3rd, we stay open until 9 pm every Friday night through mid-October, with live music on our outdoor stage from 6-8 pm along with our famous wood-fired pizzas and award-winning wines.

These concerts are all ages and are free!  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and find a spot on the grass or sit up on our patio- either way, you’ll get to enjoy wine, food, and the sunset.

Picnics are welcome but please no outside alcohol.  We do also feature Planktown beers and have non-alcoholic beverages available.

Large groups need to call ahead- (541) 345-1945 ext. 0.

Jul
2
Sat

Join us for a special evening with the Ben Rice Trio, a mix of Americana, Delta Blues, and Soul Funk. Enjoy a glass or share a bottle of your favorite Erath wine while listening to one of the area’s hottest groups! All ages welcome.


Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

LeMaster & Abrams at Iris

LeMaster & Abrams at Iris @ Iris Vineyards Estate Tasting Room | Eugene | Oregon | United States

Iris Vineyards is thrilled to host musical guest LeMaster & Abrams beginning at 1:00 PM on our large patio overlooking our Chalice Vineyard.  Enjoy Iris’ award winning wine, beer from Plank Town Brewing, and food offerings from local companies such as Fern’s Edge Creamery and Creswell Bakery.  Guests are welcome to bring their own picnic to enjoy!


Come to Duck Pond for live music on our lively patio and lush gardens while enjoying one of our two tasting flights.  Cheese plates and small bites available to purchase, or bring a picnic.

Music Style: Blues Standards and beyond.


Jul 2 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Erath Winery – Tunes on the Terrace

Erath Winery - Tunes on the Terrace @ Erath Winery | Dundee | Oregon | United States

Live music at Erath Winery!

Join us for a special evening with the Ben Rice Trio, a mix of Americana, Delta Blues, and Soul Funk. Enjoy a glass or share a bottle of your favorite Erath wine while listening to one of the area’s hottest groups! All ages welcome.

Jul
3
Sun

Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Opera a la Cart at Ponzi Vineyards

Opera a la Cart at Ponzi Vineyards @ Ponzi Vineyards | Sherwood | Oregon | United States

Inspired by Portland’s food cart culture, Opera a la Cart is Portland Opera’s new mobile performance venue that will bring opera directly to the community in pop-up performances. Designed and built by architecture students at PSU, the cart will feature a fold-out stage and a “menu” of operatic specials du jour. Charismatic young singers will perform arias, duets, and ensemble pieces. Opera a la Cart will travel to food cart pods, farmers markets, college campuses, neighborhood festivals, and other locations where people gather.

Opera a la Cart visits Ponzi Vineyard's July 3rd to serenade our guests. Audience members will be asked to participate by picking the pieces to be performed by the young professionals off a chalkboard. Each performance last between 30-45 minutes and are complimentary for Ponzi tasting room guests.


Enjoy the gorgeous weather and beautiful landscape at the Ponzi Historic Estate with the Summer Sundays music series featuring local artists. Every Sunday at 6pm throughout July and August listen to music with a glass of Ponzi or Hamacher wine in hand.
Guests are welcome to bring in their own picnic and blankets. Please no alcohol or pets.


3rd Annual Independence Day Celebration at Saffron Fields @ Saffron Fields Vineyard | Yamhill | Oregon | United States

The best fireworks show in the valley is back! Join Saffron Fields Vineyard for its 3rd Annual Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 3, beginning at 6:30 pm. Relax or boogie on the patio with ‘folk and roll’ from “Ships to Roam” musical band. Dine on yummy food from vendors like “The Artisan Peacock” and our own Ashley Bowers. Or, cool down with some ice cream from food truck “Cream”. Bring your asthma inhaler because the sunset from our patio is breath-taking, and the fireworks are, too!  Fireworks display is presented by “Sure Shot Blasting & Fireworks”. The show begins at sundown, approximately 9:30 pm

Tickets purchased by June 27 are only $20/person. After June 27, tickets are available for $30/person. Bottle sales only; no tastings conducted during event.

Jul
4
Mon

Join us for what has become a tradition—celebrating Independence Day at Erath Winery.

Gourmet brats will be available all day as you sit on the patio, take in the views of the Dundee Hills, and enjoy some amazing Erath wines. Tickets can be purchased at the door. All ages welcome.

$15.00 General Public | $7.50 Cellar Society Members


Erath Winery - Red, White and Rosé Annual 4th of July Celebration @ Erath Winery | Dundee | Oregon | United States

Join us for what has become a tradition—celebrating Independence Day at Erath Winery.

Gourmet brats will be available all day as you sit on the patio, take in the views of the Dundee Hills, and enjoy some amazing Erath wines. Tickets can be purchased at the door. All ages welcome.

Jul
8
Fri

Listen, eat and drink local!

The summer 2016 concert series features local ensembles from early and classical styles to modern music and pairs them with local wine and food artisans.

Erath wines will be served at the July 8, 2016 performance by Raphael Sprio String Quartet.

Concert tickets are $15 per person. Food and wine are available for purchase. All ages welcome.


Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Evenings at Iris

Evenings at Iris @ Iris Vineyards Estate Tasting Room | Eugene | Oregon | United States

Iris Vineyards is now open on Friday evenings until 9:00 PM for summer 2016.  Evenings at Iris will feature musical guest Jesse Meade beginning at 6:00 PM on our large patio overlooking our Chalice Vineyard.  Enjoy Iris’ award winning wine, beer from Plank Town Brewing, and food offerings from local companies such as Fern’s Edge Creamery and Creswell Bakery.  Guests are welcome to bring their own picnic to enjoy!


Friday Night Concert Series at Silvan Ridge Winery @ Silvan Ridge Winery | Eugene | Oregon | United States

Starting June 3rd, we stay open until 9 pm every Friday night through mid-October, with live music on our outdoor stage from 6-8 pm along with our famous wood-fired pizzas and award-winning wines.

These concerts are all ages and are free!  Bring a blanket or lawn chair and find a spot on the grass or sit up on our patio- either way, you’ll get to enjoy wine, food, and the sunset.

Picnics are welcome but please no outside alcohol.  We do also feature Planktown beers and have non-alcoholic beverages available.

Large groups need to call ahead- (541) 345-1945 ext. 0.

Jul
9
Sat

We’re proud to present an evening with our favorite local bluegrass group, The Yamhillbillies. Enjoy a glass or share a bottle of your favorite Erath wine paired with a wood-fired pizza, including a GF option, made fresh on the spot by Dough on the Go! All ages welcome.


Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Pommard Release Party

One of Hyland’s most popular Pinot Noirs deserves its own Summer Party. Today we talk about the roots of this dynamic clone and pair it with summer fare.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Complimentary to Wine Society members & guests


Join us on our half day excursion through one of Willamette Valley’s founding vineyards. We will teach you about Sokol Blosser Winery’s family history, geology, and organic farming practices, all while sharing our wines made from the very vines you’ll be walking through. Our vineyard hike is not for the faint of heart. This excursion is a three mile trek up our 120-acre estate, so come prepared with your hiking shoes and strap on your sun hat. Following the excursion, sit and relax with us while enjoying a catered lunch and glass of your favorite Sokol Blosser wine. Call in today and reserve your place on what will be your most memorable winery experience this summer!

Contact us for reservations at 503-864-2282 or info@sokolblosser.com. Limited openings per hike.


Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Women’s Wine Seminar

Join us in an interactive, dynamic and fun class, where you can learn from our female winemaker everything there is to know about wine. Light appetizers will be provided.

$35 for general public | $25 for Nos Amis club members and guests.


Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Yoga in the Vineyard at Ponzi Vineyards

Yoga in the Vineyard at Ponzi Vineyards @ Ponzi Vineyards | Sherwood | Oregon | United States

Instructors from Escape to Yoga lead a morning practice for all levels on the winery lawn. All you need to bring is a mat and water. Includes wine tasting & healthy snacks!

Price: $35 (Member discounts apply)
Tickets: http://shop.ponziwines.com/Ponzi/wineevents
 


Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

5th Annual Drink Pink Rosé Festival

Join the finest Willamette Valley Wineries for a festival in honor of the quintessential summer wine: Rosé! Stroll through our vineyard while being serenaded by Anita Margarita & the RattleSnakes and The Coin Club Band. Nosh on food prepared by Portland’s Crown Paella and Koi Fusion all while enjoying the wares of 28 profoundly particular, passionate producers of the potable pink that is Rosé.

Participating Wineries:

Alexana Winery ~ Anam Cara Cellars ~ Anne Amie Vineyards

Apolloni Vineyards ~ Argyle Winery ~ Bethel Heights Vineyard

Brandborg Vineyard ~ Bryn Mawr Vineyards ~ Chehalem

David Hill Winery ~ Division Winemaking Co ~ Elk Cove Vineyards

Gran Moraine ~ Hawkins Cellars ~ Imbue Cellars

Johan Vineyards ~ Montinore Estate ~ Patton Valley Vineyard

Ponzi Vineyards ~ REX HILL ~ Twill Cellars ~ Teutonic Wine Company

Saffron Fields Vineyard ~ Soter Vineyards ~ Stoller Family Estate

Tertulia Cellars ~ Van Duzer Vineyards ~ Varnum Vintners


Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drink Pink Rosé Festival

Saturday, July 9th 12:00-4:00pmDP lady

Join the finest Willamette Valley Wineries for a festival in honor of the quintessential summer wine: Rosé! Stroll through our vineyard while being serenaded by two live bands and noshing on food prepared by Portland’s Crown Paella and Koi Fusion all while enjoying the wares of 28 profoundly particular, passionate producers of the potable pink that is Rosé.

Click here to view a list of particpating wineries & to purchase tickets!