Celebrate the Season with Fall Events + Win a Weekend Getaway!



Explore.... the Harvest Season!
Celebrate with these exciting fall events.


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Enter to Win
a Weekend Getaway Package!
Celebrate the season in Washington at the Woodinville Harvest Food & Wine Festival on October 20th.  Enjoy tastings from wineries, distilleries, breweries and gourmet food trucks!  Enter to win tickets to the event and a two- night stay at Residence Inn by Marriott. 

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The winning entry will be selected on Monday, October 15th and notified by email.
 


Harvest Festival at Bothell's Country Village Shops
October 13 & 14  |  11 AM - 5 PM
Come celebrate all things Autumn! Stroll the grounds decorated with cornstalks and pumpkins while your enjoy live music and performances on the main stage.  The festivities will include fall themed craft projects, pumpkin painting, shopping from 40+ local artists & vendors, pony rides, corn on the cob, face-painting, store specials, train rides, King’s Kettle Korn, and restaurant offers. Don’t forget to take a break at our new Wine & Beer Garden - Hosted by The Mercantile Wine & Goods!
www.countryvillagebothell.com


Vortex Cellars: Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Saturdays, October 6, 13, 20, and 27
We are having a pumpkin decorating contest in the month of October. Bring in your carved, painted or otherwise decorated pumpkin any Saturday in October to show us. You'll get a free tasting and entered in our contest. We'll post the pictures on facebook and to our mailing list letting you all vote on the best. First prize is a bottle of wine, Second prize is a Vortex Cellars t-shirt, third prize is a logo wine glass.
www.vortexcellars.com  |   (206) 383-1235


Silver Lake Winery: Taste the Grapes
Friday and Saturday, October 5 & 6 | 11 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, October 7 | 12 - 5 PM
Come taste our Grapes! Experience tasting the wine making process from start to finish. Start with tasting the wine grapes, then move on to the unfiltered version of the wine, and then the final product! Wines and Grapes include our Leone Primitivo, Girly Girl Merlot, and Silver Lake Chardonnay. $10 public. Free for Shareholders and Wine Club Members
www.silverlakewinery.com    |    (425) 485-2437


Tefft Cellars: Harvest and Crush Party
Saturday, October 13 | 8 AM
Bus leaving Woodinville Tasting Room at 8am and returning at 10pm. $25 per person additional for bus ride to Harvest & Crush Party. Harvest & Crush Party 2012 Join us at the vineyard for an all day party and see what it's like to harvest the grapes! Activities Harvest grapes Process the grape harvest BBQ Lunch Country Ribs Baked Beans Potato Salad Wine Barrel Drag Racing Pumpkin Bowling Stomping The Grapes with your Barefeet Pumpkin Carving Apple Bobbing Wine Barrel Ring Toss Live Music Wine Tasting BBQ Dinner Tenderloin Tri Tip Chicken Marsala Wild Rice Garlic Mashed Potato's Green Salad Greek Pasta Salad All this for only $75 per person / $65 Wine Club Member Busses available to bring you over from our Woodinville Tasting Room $25 per person additional. Call to purchase your ticket today!
www.tefftcellars.com   |    (425) 481-4081


Convergence Zone Cellars: Fall Release Party—2010 Mistral and 2010 Virga
Saturday, October 13 | 12 - 5 PM
We are excited to release our first Rhone blends: 2010 Mistral (a blend of Grenache, Mourvedre and Syrah) and 2010 Virga (a blend of Mourvedre and Syrah). These are limited production Red Mountain AVA wines (47 cases each).
www.czcellars.com    |    (425) 233-5638


Artisan Producing Wineries of Woodinville – Crush!
Sunday, October 14  | 11AM - 5 PM
Enjoy a wine tasting with a unique twist. Nine producing wineries in Woodinville will each present a CRUSH oriented topic from "Sorting, Destemming and Crushing" to "Malolactic Fermentation". A great time to experience what really goes on during CRUSH!
Participating wineries and topics:
Brian Carter Cellars:  "Sorting, Destemming and Crushing"
Convergence Zone Cellars:  "White Fermentation"
Davenport Cellars:  Yeast - "The Workforce of Winemaking"
DiStefano Winery:  "Red Wine Fermentation Elevation Cellars: Pressing the Grapes"
Michael Florentino Cellars:  "What Winemakers Look for During Fermentation"
Page Cellars:  "Malolactic Fermentation"
Patterson Cellars:  "Rosé Fermentation"
William Church Winery:  "Flavor and Color"
For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit Brown Paper Tickets
www.brownpapertickets.com/event/268656


Third Thursday Wine Walk in the Warehouse District
"Halloween at the Warehouse"

Thursday October 18  |  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  www.woodwarewine.com/id4.html
(425) 208-2770


DiStefano Winery: Harvest Dinner in the Cellar
Friday, October 19  |  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.
Visit our website to see the menus or to make a reservation: www.distefanowinery.com/falldinnerseries.html   |   (425) 487-1648


Woodinville Warehouse Wineries Harvest Food and Wine Festival
Saturday, October 20 | 12 - 5 PM
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
www.woodwarewine.com   |    (425) 208-2770


Dusted Valley: Official Fall Release Kick-off Weekend
Saturday, October 27 | noon - 5 PM
All the latest releases will be open and ready for you to taste and pick up your Fall selections. Can't make it this weekend? Never fear! We'll be back at it over the next 3 weekends as well, (ending November 17th & 18th). Event is complimentary for STS members and guests. Open to the public, as space allows - regular tasting fees apply. Please RSVP to wood@dustedvalley.com or 425-488-7373 with the number in your party. 2012 Fall Release Wines: 2011 Chardonnay, 2011 Grenache, 2010 Tall Tales Syrah, 2010 Petite Sirah, 2010 Malbec, 2010 Cabernet Franc.
www.dustedvalley.com  |   (425) 488-7373


Chateau Ste. Michelle: All Hallow's Eve
Saturday, October 27  |  7-10 PM
Join for our annual Halloween tradition of wine tasting and tasty bites from our kitchen while our DJ plays your favorite dance hits. Tasteful costumes are encouraged and there will be prizes for scariest, best couple and most original. Space is limited and reservations are required. All attendees must be 21 years or older.
www.ste-michelle.com   |    (800) 267-6793


Silver Lake Winery: Hallowine
Saturday, October 27 | 11 AM - 5 PM
A Halloween themed food and wine pairing event! $10 public. $5 for people in costume, shareholders, and wine club members
www.silverlakewinery.com   |   (425) 485-2437