OREGON WINE NEWS AND EVENTS:
30TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL PINOT NOIR CELEBRATION
July 29-31 2016 at Linfield College
This 3 day event is internationally known as a Mecca for Pinot Noir connoisseurs and northwest cuisines. This weekend will feature attendance by the country’s best winemakers, local chefs and epicures. Wine lovers will thrill at the speakers, the events, tastings, and an unforgettable learning experience from tastings and enjoying their vacation in Oregon’s wine country.
Buy Tickets here: http://ipnc.org/shop/
Can’t make it and want to try some great Oregon wines? Look no further than our featured gift baskets and our top rated Oregon wines selected by our certified sommelier, Timothy Nishimoto.
MUSIC AND WINE UNDER THE STARS – Dundee, OR
Looking for a classy way to spend your summer nights? Hawkin Cellars hosts “Music and Wine Under the Stars” at the Dundee Tasting Room every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month where you can enjoy live performances from local musicians from 5pm to 8pm. However if you can’t wait until then, the Dundee Tasting Room is open from Noon to 8pm with Happy Hour food and specials.
FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES – Eugene, OR
If you’re in need of a relaxing way to cap off your work week, visit Silvan Ridge Winery. From 6:00-9:00pm every Friday night through mid October, Silvan Ridge hosts live music on their outdoor stage and serve guests with their famous wood-fired pizzas and the award winning wines. All ages are welcome at the concert, and admission is free. Be sure to bring your own picnic blanket or lawn chair and watch the sun set over the beautiful hills of the winery while enjoying your favorite wine.
EVENINGS AT IRIS– Eugene, OR
For the remainder of summer ’16, Iris Vineyards opens its doors every Friday evening from 6:00pm-9:00pm for guests to enjoy free music by Jesse Meade on its large patio overlooking the gorgeous Chalice Vineyard. Here you can enjoy Iris’ wine, beer from Plank Town Brewing, and food specials from local companies. If the view and wine options aren’t enough, guests are even welcome to bring their own picnic.