Oregon Wine Month

Join us to celebrate Oregon Wine throughout the month of May! Wineries are hosting special events during the entire month and invite you to head to wine country to support your local vineyards and winemakers. Visit the Oregon Wine Board website for even more information.

To cap off the month of festivities, don't miss Memorial Weekend in the Wine Country, our largest event of the year!

Scroll down for the list of Wine Month activities.

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Archer Vineyard

Wine Month Tastings and Special
Weekends in May and by appointment on weekdays
32230 NE Old Parrett Mountain Road, Newberg
Come celebrate Oregon Wine Month at Archer Vineyard and enjoy a 10% discount on any wines purchased! We will be pouring our Pinot gris and Pinot noirs, paired with appetizers. We invite you to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy our idyllic setting .  $7 tasting fee.

Boedecker Cellars

Wine Tastings Saturday and Sunday
Weekends in May, 11am-5pm
2621 NW 30th Ave, Portland
Come taste wines all weekend in our urban winery in the heart of Portland. Enjoy a glass of wines crafted from grapes grown in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Watch the cellar activities, or sit outside and soak up the sun. The winemakers might just join you!

Evening Land Vineyards

Wine & Dine in the West End
Month of May, 10am-5pm
1326 N Hwy 99W Suite 100, Dundee
Join us in our modern, new tasting room located in the West End of Dundee. We’re located next to the Inn at Red Hills and Babica Hen Café. Stop by and taste our acclaimed wines from Seven Springs Vineyard and cap off your visit with lunch or dinner at the restaurant next door. We’re open Thursday – Sunday, no appointment necessary.

Omero Cellars

May Days Discount
Month of May, 12pm-5pm
116 W Main Street, Carlton
For the month of May, join us in celebrating Oregon Wine Month with 15% off all purchases of our Willamette Valley Pinot Noir (valid in the Tasting Room only).


2012 Knudsen Vineyard Pinot Noir Preview
Month of May, Thursday-Sunday 11am-5pm
13260 NE Red Hills Road, Newberg
This month only, be one of the first to sample and purchase the 2012 Knudsen Vineyard Pinot Noir before its full release this Fall. ROCO is one of two wineries sourcing grapes from pioneer winemaker Cal Knudsen’s vineyards and the results are spectacular. $15 tasting fee. 

Seufert Winery           

Celebrate the Terrior and Food of the Willamette Valley
Month of May
415 Ferry Street, Dayton
Join us for a unique celebration of Oregon wine and bountiful bites. Our single vineyard Pinot noir and food pairing flight available with library wines and new releases. Reservations recommended: wine@seufertwinery.com


New Releases & New Tasting Room
Weekends in May (Fri-Sun), 12pm-5pm
214 W Main Street, Carlton
Come see us in our NEW tasting room. Try the new estate white that our winemaker thinks is the best ever! Preview the 2011 and 2012 pinot noirs and perhaps a library wine or two. Our outdoor deck will be open (weather-permitting), and you can sample some tasty treats.

Vista Hills Vineyard

Vintage 2011 at the Treehouse Tasting Room
Month of May, 12pm-5pm
6475 Hilltop Lane, Dayton
One of the most challenging vintages in recent history, 2011 pushed winemakers to the limit. Thanks to great late season weather and skill in the cellar, the resulting wines are quite special. Taste through our 2011 Pinot noirs, focused in flavor and ripe with personality. $10 Tasting fee.

Yamhill Valley Vineyards

Represent Oregon and YVV!
Month of May, 11am-5pm
16250 SW Oldsville Road, McMinnville
Represent Oregon and Yamhill Valley Vineyards with 15% off all logo gear for the month of May!  The Yamhill Valley Vineyards logo contains both the Oregon state bird, the Western Meadowlark; and the Oregon state flower, the Oregon Grape.  Pay homage to Oregon and support your local winegrower while you're at it!  Hats, t-shirts, and aprons are available through the tasting room, open daily 11am-5pm. 

May 19

McMenamins Edgefield Winery

2011 Cuvee de l’Abri Rouge Week at McMenamins           
May 19 – 25, all day
All Oregon McMenamins Locations
McMenamins is featuring week-long wine specials through May at all our Oregon locations. This Cuvee’s nose is bursting with bright red cherries, black raspberries and blueberries, with hints of cedar, allspice and a touch of mocha.

MAY 22

Sweet Cheeks Winery Pouring Korkage Wine Bar        

May 22, 6pm-9pm
6320 SW Capitol Hwy  Portland 97239

Join us at Korkage Wine Bar & Shop in Portland as Jeff will be pouring Sweet Cheeks Wine!

May 24-26

Memorial Weekend in the Wine Country

More than 150 wineries throughout the Valley
May 24-26, 11am-5pm
Join us for the biggest event of the year in Willamette Valley wine country! Wineries throw open their doors for special tastings, live music, food pairings and more. Celebrate Oregon Wine Month and kick off the summer wine tasting season. 

apolloni vineyards

Memorial Weekend Retrospective
May 24-26, 11am-2pm
14135 NW Timmerman Road, Forest Grove
A Retrospective – 15 Years of Winegrowing + library wines, food pairings, pizza, gelato and more!
We are celebrating – 15 years of winemaking!  Join us as we pour select Library wines for a chance to taste through Apolloni history. (Enjoy favorite summer whites and rosé as well.) Tour our barrel cave, play some bocce and enjoy lunch on the patio. Tastebud of Portland will be on hand with their wood-fired oven; offering pizzas and a selection of seasonal salads available for purchase. We will also have authentic Italian gelato by the Gelato Maestro, cookies by Brilightful Bites, and unique wine barrel gifts by Re-(Wine)-d.


Sausage-making Demo in the REX HILL Gardens
May 24, 11am-2pm
30835 N Hwy 99W, Newberg
Join us for a special cooking demonstration at our pizza oven featuring our very own chef, Mike Willison, and guest chef Corey Pressman who will be mixing and making fresh sausages on the spot. The best part: you get to eat!

McMenamins Edgefield Winery

2012 Chardonnay Week at McMenamins           
May 26 – 31, all day
All Oregon McMenamins Locations           
McMenamins is featuring week-long wine specials through May at all our Oregon locations. The 2012 Chardonnay displays aromas of ripe pear, honey and lemon/ lime with flavors of honeydew melon, lemon merengue, and a touch of vanilla and oak.

May 30

Walnut City WineWorks

Work-week Wine-down
May 30, 4pm-7pm
475 NE 17th Street, McMinnville
Hosted the last Friday of each month. We offer a tasting of 5-6 wines paired with tasty bites and feature a local artist’s work in our tasting room.