SUMMERTIME ¡SALUD! E-AUCTION | JULY 16-18
Each year a select group of 40 Oregon vintners release a rare and tiny cuvée of their best barrels for the annual ¡Salud! Auction in November. In July, an E-Auction allows wine lovers around the country to raise a digital paddle from home and vie for cases of some of the best Pinot noir in the Willamette Valley. New this year, you can bid on getaway packages to wine country and Portland.
Registration is free and all cuvée and getaway lots are available now for preview. All proceeds benefit ¡Salud! Services, a project of OHSU Tuality Healthcare to make healthcare accessible and affordable for Oregon vineyard workers and their families.
INTERNATIONAL PINOT NOIR CELEBRATION | JULY 26-28
The 33rd Annual International Pinot Noir Celebration is almost here. Meet winemakers from all corners of the world in Oregon wine country for three days of exquisite meals, seminars, tastings, and celebration of Pinot noir.
This year’s Grand Seminar – Chalonnaise – The 3rd Côte will be an in-depth tour of the wines of the Côte Chalonnaise with acclaimed wine educator Steven Spurrier of Decanter magazine. Steven and his panel of top winemakers form the area will present a tasting-tour through the region.
OREGON WINE EXPERIENCE | AUGUST 19-25
The Oregon Wine Experience is a week-long festival in Southern Oregon featuring more than 100 Oregon wineries, amazing culinary creations and unique experiences. From Oregon Wine University classes, to the barrel auction, to the grand tasting, and of course the storied salmon bake, the Oregon Wine Experience can’t be easily summarized. Explore it all for yourself.