The Columbia Gorge Winegrowers Asssociation (CGWA) would like to welcome you to these exciting CGWA and Member Winery events .

Make a weekend out of it! Check out our Visitors Guide for recommended lodging and dining options.

More winery info, web links & locations can be found on the Winery page or on our downloadable map. Beautifully printed Wine Touring Maps are available at any of our member wineries.

Events >  April Passport Month

This year our 6th annual Passport Event covers the whole month of April!
Your purchased Passport is your pass to exclusive offers and discounts at 25 Columbia Gorge wineries all month long, including three exciting weekend events at participating Gorge wineries.


Passport holders receive amazing deals at our Oregon and Washington wineries with deep discounts, food pairings, barrel tastings, reserve tastings, and more. Enjoy a relaxing day, memorable weekend, or multiple weekends touring around the wild beauty of the Columbia Gorge.


Passports are $25 and also include lodging and dining specials. Passports are available for purchase online or at participating wineries.


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  Portland Grand Tasting    Friday, April 4th

  Passport  Kick-off Weekend   April 12th & 13th

  Food & Wine Weekend    April 19th & 20th

  Barrel & Reserve Tasting Weekend    April 26th & 27th



PURCHASE PASSPORTS      Select link below to purchasePurchase Passport   –  Your access pass to Columbia Gorge wine.
Good all April long including special weekend events. Click the passport to the right to see inside the Passport (for planning purposes only)
Price: $25

Download Gorge Wine touring map & brochure
Click the Passport to get a peek at the exciting offers inside



Portland Grand Tasting   –  A Special Passport Celebration in Portland

Date: Friday, April 4th

The Portland Passport preview event features 25+ wineries from the Columbia Gorge pouring their world-class wines for one day only!  Socialize with some of our winemakers pouring the wine and discover for yourself the passion and craft that goes into every bottle of Gorge wine.

Tickets for the Portland tasting are $25 and sell out fast. Your ticket includes tastings from 25+ Gorge wineries, hors d'oeurvres, a commemorative wine glass, and a Passport for our April Passport Month (a $25 value)! Tickets are available online and, if not sold out before the event, at the door.

Trade trading is open to wholesale and retail distributors, and media. Please RSVP below.

BUY TICKETS FOR PORTLAND GRAND TASTING      Select links below to purchaseTrade/Media Admission1:00pm-4:00pmOpen to wholesale and retail distributors, and media.General Admission*5:00-8:00pm*SOLD OUT, visit The Gorge during April Passport MonthMust be 21 to attend



Passport Kick-off Weekend
A Special Passport Weekend Event

Date: April 12th & 13th

In the adventurous sprit of the Columbia Gorge, each winery will host its own unique specials. Your Passport is your ticket to all of them - taste new release wines, savor specialty food pairings, listen to live music, receive lots of deep discounts, and more. Don’t miss out on the special offers available during this weekend celebration!



Food & Wine Weekend
A Special Passport Weekend Event

Date: April 19th & 20th

Experience the award-winning wines of the Columbia Gorge paired perfectly with delicious food. Our wineries are celebrating the bounty of fresh food in the Gorge with small plates, tasty nibbles, wood-fired pizza, and pop-up food carts, all expertly paired with their wines. Taste and sip your way around the 25 participating Gorge wineries with your all access Passport!


Barrel & Reserve Tasting Weekend
A Special Passport Weekend Event

Date: April 26th & 27th

Your Passport is your ticket to an extraordinary weekend of exclusive barrel & reserve tastings! Come to the Gorge as we roll open our cellar doors and take you behind the scene to our world of winemaking. Taste future releases straight from the barrel or partake in special reserve tastings while learning from our winemakers and cellar staff. This is a special experience and one not to be missed!



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