Third Thursday Wine Walk in the Warehouse District: Halloween at the Warehouse
Thursday October 18th, from 4-8 PM
Come as you are, or as your most ghoulish alter-ego to this popular wine walk event. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Participating wineries include Alta, Barrage, Bunnell, Convergence Zone, Davenport, Des Voigne, Eye of the Needle, Gecko, Kaella, Matthews, Michael Florentino, Page, Patterson, Piccola, Pondera, Red Sky, Vortex. This is a "bring your own glass" event. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit http://www.woodwarewine.com/id4.html
Apex at Alder Ridge: Corks and Canvas
Thursday, October 18th from 6 – 9 PM
Uncork your creativity and your love for wine! Event fee includes paint, brushes, canvas, instruction and one glass of wine. Join us for this unique wine event and come create something special. Wine specials and cheese plates are always available. To register, visit www.corksandcanvasevents.com.
J. Bookwalter Winery: Le Petit Terroir - Meet The Meats, an Educational Series
Thursday, October 18th from 6 - 8:30 PM
Charcuterie Tasting and Wine Pairing
Matthews Estate: All-Denim Party
Friday, October 19th from 7-10 PM
Join for a night of wine and fashion as we welcome back DJ Darin Hanson for some all-denim madness. Rules: 1.) Wear denim. All denim. 2.) Show up and be awesome. Tickets are $10 online or $20 at the door. The award-winning wines from Matthews will be served starting at $5/glass or $20/bottle. We'll have a food truck there for those who get hungry. Join us!
DiStefano Winery: Harvest Dinner in the Cellar
Friday, October 19th at 7 PM
Join us for a five course dinner, where each course will be paired with wine by Owner and Winemaker of DiStefano Winery, Mark Newton, and food prepared by Barking Frog Executive Chef, Bobby Moore. Follow the link [http://www.distefanowinery.com/falldinnerseries.html] to see the menus or to make a reservation.
DiStefano Winery: Happy Hour Fridays!
Friday, October 19th from 5 - 7 PM
Join us for a Happy Hour Friday At the Winery and enjoy: 10% off of our deli menu, Happy Hour Pizza and Flat Bread and Glass Pours at $6 each (excludes reserve wines) At our second tasting room SoHo: Glass Pours at $6 each (excludes reserve wines)
Harvest Food and Wine Festival at the Warehouse
Saturday October 20th, from 12-5 PM
Looking for a fun fall activity? Walk among the wineries and visit with winemakers as they go about their 2012 Harvest activities. Grapes will be brewing and a variety of mobile food vendors will be on site including Lumpia World, Urban Nomad, G&G Dogs, & Sweet Wheels so come hungry...and thirsty! Live music and special tastings at some locations. No tickets are required for this event. Normal tasting fees apply at each winery. Participating Wineries: Alta Cellars ~ Bunnell Winery ~ Elevation Cellars ~ Davenport Cellars ~ Des Voigne Cellars ~ Gecko Wine Co. ~ Haystack Needle ~ Matthews Estates ~Michael Florentino ~ Page Cellars ~ Patterson Cellars ~ Piccola Cellars ~ Pondera Cellars ~ Red Sky ~Robert Ramsay ~ Tenor Wines ~ William Church
Chateau Ste. Michelle: Sip & Savor
Saturday, October 20th from 3:30-6:00 PM
Join us for our popular Sip & Savor event and sample six highly acclaimed wines and cheeses. We are also welcoming jazz musician Heather Sullivan! Tickets are $25.00.
Covington Cellars: Reserve Release Party
Saturday, Oct 20th 2-6 PM & Sunday Oct 21st 2-5 PM
Harvest is a great time to visit the winery. Come by and sample our newest Reserve wines. $10 at the door helps pay for the food pairings; Wine Club members: Complimentary.
Robert Ramsay Cellars: Release: 2010 Mourvedre & 2010 Par la Mer
Saturday and Sunday, October 20th and 21st
Robert Ramsay Cellars has been sold out of its popular Mourvedre for months now but the wait is over. The winery will also release its inaugural vintage of Par la Mer, a Bandol inspired blend. If you like Mourvedre you will love this wine!
Chateau Ste. Michelle: Happy Hour with Thirsty Girl, Leslie Sbrocco
Sunday, October 21st from 3:30-6:00 PM
Invite the girls to Happy Hour at Chateau Ste. Michelle! Leslie Sbrocco, savvy wine writer and head Thirsty Girl, will host this high energy event. As a nationally recognized wine expert, Leslie has spent more than a decade in her dream job — getting paid to eat and drink around the world! Hear Leslie share her knowledgeable and entertaining tips on enjoying and understanding wine. We have also invited some of our favorite local jewelry, accessory and food vendors for your shopping pleasure! Sip our award-winning wines paired with scrumptious appetizers as you enjoy music from Heather Sullivan Jazz Trio. Tickets are 25.00.
--Information from Woodinville Wine Country