Corks and Forks:
June 6 @ 6pm | Link
Classic Wines Auction is presenting the event Corks and Forks for several excellent causes. This is expected to be a wine and food tasting that anyone would enjoy, but what’s really nice about this event is how they’re helping the community so much. Five nonprofits will benefit from ticket sales, including Metropolitan Family Service, New Avenues for Youth, Friends of The Children, YWCA Clark County, and Unity Center for Behavioral Health. The event features incredible eats and wines from the Pacific Northwest, combining the desires of urban foodies with wine lovers. This is undoubtedly something you won’t want to miss, so if you enjoy tasty wine, excellent food, and helping your community, make sure to come on out.
Sherwood Wine Festival
June 28 @ 4pm - 10pm & June 29 @ 12pm - 10pm | Link
Oregon’s wine region is on the up and up, and it’s no surprise that Sherwood is at the epicenter of this artisanal craft. This is Sherwood’s 4th Annual Wine Festival & Artisans Fair, hosting some of this wine region’s prized flavors. The Sherwood Wine Foundation will host this event with a mission to benefit education and entrepreneurship within this community. There will be live music at this event as well, so be prepared to enjoy some great jams and delicious wines. The music lineup for Friday, June 28 includes Austin & Leah, Christine & Sam, and Hit Machine. Saturday, June 29 has an excellent lineup as well, including Young Artists Series, Idle Poets, Mike Vaughn, Ben Rice, Simmer Down Duo, and Boondock Boys.
Bike + Wine: Willamette Valley:
June 22 @ 12pm-6pm | Link
REI will guide an Oregon cycling tour, bringing you through the gorgeous Willamette Valley countryside. This wine region is growing some of the country’s finest wine grapes, including Pinot Noir. The tour will end at Arcane Cellars, where you’ll get the opportunity to enjoy their tasting room and indulge in appetizers. Registering for this event includes transportation, wine tasting, bikes, and appetizers. If you plan to participate, you should have cycling experience and feel comfortable riding in light vehicle traffic.
June 15 @ 12pm - 8pm | Link
Love pork? Crave wine? Who doesn’t? Fortunately for you, Carlton, Oregon is honoring the pig at Porklandia. You’ll find all things pork at this event; meaning get ready for a pork celebration you’ll never forget. This event is every June on the Saturday before Father’s Day. The Carlton Business Association will be hosting the event, You’ll find pork, wine, and more, and you’ll undoubtedly leave happy you came. Make sure to check out Porklandia if you’re a lover of all things pork and wine.
Magic In The Mountains:
June 8 @ 12pm - 4pm | Link
The mountains are where the magic starts, and in the Chehalem Mountains, you’ll undoubtedly find the magic you’re craving. This is an important region of Willamette Valley’s wine growing region. Only 35 minutes from Portland, you’ll find some of this wine region’s most delicious wines sitting inside incredible wineries. Enjoy an elegant afternoon at this Chehalem Mountain event and take advantage of the Chef’s Garden at the Allison Inn and Spa.