Date: Nov 28-30, 2014
Location: Columbia Gorge Wineries in Washington and Oregon
Hours: Individual Winery Open House hours are listed below
Join us this Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend as 30 Columbia Gorge Wineries celebrate the conclusion of an abundant harvest, family, and the 10th anniversary of the founding of the Columbia Gorge AVA.
Each winery offers something unique, with new releases, food pairings, big holidays discounts, and special donation events benefiting local charities. Check out what wineries are offering and be sure to bring your food, toy, or clothing donations with you as part of our "Gorge Wine Gives Back" charity weekend. Bring your family to meet our family!
Stay the weekend; spend a day in our Washington wineries (spanning from Underwood to Goldendale), and the next in our Oregon wineries (spanning from Hood River thru The Dalles) and complete the weekend in our Hood River Tasting Rooms. It's a wonderful way to spend the weekend and discover the variety of wines from the Columbia Gorge and Columbia Valley AVA’s
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Participating Gorge Wineries:
The following Winery Open House hours and activities are for Nov 28-30 only.
Open Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm
We invite you to our Pop-the-Cork Weekend to celebrate our first sparking wine release!
Join Us Thanksgiving Weekend to have a first taste our 2010 Blanc de Noir sparkling, paired with a local artisan-made olive oil cake. Special toasts will be made on Saturday, November 29 from 2-6pm. Bring a blanket this weekend to support our local homeless shelter and we’ll waive your tasting fee. You don’t want to miss this weekend!
Ascendente Winery- home of Primo Cellars and SoLuna Vineyard
Open Friday 3-8 pm, Saturday & Sunday 12-6pm
Holiday Reds Release, Case Sales, and Supporting the Heart of Hospice Foundation!
Ascendente Winery is kicking off the holiday season with a release of two of our 2009 reds! Come try these wines guaranteed to make your season festive!! In addition, our 2010 red wines (Sol¬una Tuscan Sunrise, and Primo Cellars Tuscan Hills), and our 2011 white wines (Soluna Vine¬yards Lunatique, Primo Cellars Snowfall) will be on sale through December 21st! All bottles of these wines will be 15% off, while back by popular demand, the white wines, Lunatique and Snowfall, will be at 30% off per case and the red wines, Sunrise and Tuscan Hills, are 40% off per case. (Yes, you can mix and match for a case!)
To celebrate the end of National Hospice Month, during Thanksgiving weekend, make a $5 or more donation to support the Heart of Hospice Foundation, which serves all hospice patients in the Columbia River Gorge-- and get a free tasting! Have a glass, feel the warmth of our fireplaces, watch a little football......and stock up on wine for the holidays! Ho! Ho! Ho!
AniChe Cellars will be celebrating family time this holiday season and will be donating their tasting fees to Mid Columbia Community Action Council on Saturday, November 29th. We will be releasing two anticipated favorites this Thanksgiving Weekend, 7 Gables 2012 and Moth Love 2012! And don't miss our Thanksgiving Case Sale! Wednesday 26th & Friday 28th 11-7pm, 30% off cases for general public and 50%+ off for wine club members!
Cathedral Ridge Winery
Enjoy wine tasting in a beautiful fall setting. Special Thanksgiving Wine Flights available and great discounts on wine throughout the weekend!
Come try tastings from our "Thanksgiving Feast Pack" the pack perfectly paired for your holiday celebrations. We are thankful for a beautiful 2014 harvest and are thankful for our 4-legged friend family members as well! In the spirit of Thanksgiving we will be collecting donations for the Home at Last Humane Society. Bring unused dog toys, canned food or treats and get a 2 for 1 tasting!
Wishram, WA: Open 10am-6pm at main winery
Hood River Tasting Room: Open 12-7pm Friday & Saturday, 12-6pm Sunday
Bring a can of food for the "Gorge Gives Back" food drive, receive 2 for 1 tastings all weekend!
In the grateful spirit of Thanksgiving and for the love of abundant wine, we are offering a 25% discount on all case purchases all weekend. Stock up for the holidays with plenty of delicious vino, including our Goat Head Red blend, Zinfandel and the original Barbera of the Gorge. May your glass always be full- cheers!
Bring a can of food, get a Free Tasting!
COR Cellars would like to reach out and support those families that are lacking food for this holiday weekend, so we are going to be having a canned food drive over Thanksgiving weekend to support the WA Gorge Action Food Bank benefiting Klickitat and Skamania Counties.
Bring a non-perishable canned good and receive a Free Tasting.
All donations will go to the WA Gorge Action Food Bank. We hope to see you over this holiday to share the bounty of a beautiful harvest.
6th Annual Warehouse Sale!
Our biggest sale of the year - all wines on sale 20-60% off! Don't miss: 3 new red wine releases this weekend. Taste 11 wines, warm up in our comfortable new tasting room, and enjoy local chestnuts roasted on... yes, an open fire. 100% of your tasting fee is donated to Helping Hands Against Violence, a local shelter providing safe haven and resources for women and children in the Columbia Gorge.
We will be offering new release wines, we will be bringing out some old friends and we hope to clean out the storage room with aggressive, one time holiday specials. We are still in negotiations for a marching band, fireworks and cheerleaders but it's not looking good! You may just have to come out and enjoy the wine, the peace and quiet and the view.
Bring a can of food, we will waive the tasting fee and Joy will get it where it is most needed.
Bring a can of food per person for a free taste of any of our house wines!
We are full of gratitude and holiday cheer at The Gorge White House! Bring the family out for wine tasting and stress free shopping, sipping and dining. A “food bank item” donation gets you a free taste of any of our house wines. All proceeds will go to the FISH Food Bank. Thank you to our wonderful community, we hope to see you over the weekend.
Open 11am - 5pm
For every bottle purchased Thanksgiving Weekend, we will donate $1 to The Next Door.
The Next Door is the largest social services nonprofit in the Columbia Gorge, working with thousands of people through over two dozen programs. By providing effective services, they enable children, teens and families to build skills for healthy and loving relationships. Click here to learn more about The Next Door.
This year we will be helping The Next Door raise money for families in need. Every January 6, The Next Door has a Dia de Los Reyes celebration for a small group of agriculture workers. They choose about 10 families to work with. Many families who are from Mexico celebrate the holidays on this day. Proceeds will go towards gifts for the children in these families.
There will also be a jar in the tasting room for anyone who wants to offer an additional donation. For large donations, winery staff can assist with that as well.
Don't worry, we will still be serving complimentary Hors d'oeurves and having a BIG SALE all weekend long. SAVE 5% on 4 bottles, 10% on 6 bottles, 15% on 12 bottles and SAVE 30% if you are a Jacob Williams wine club member.
Annual Holiday Open House & Wine Sale
UP TO 35% OFF ALL WINE, up to 50% off Case Specials
November 22nd - November 30th (Closed Thanksgiving)
Join us for our “Warm Kids, Warm Hearts, Roast & Toast”. Donate a warm hat, gloves, scarf, or coat to our charity barrel and receive a “two for the price of one tasting” in our Main Tasting Room. Free hot dog and marshmallow roast (weekends only). Wine Tasting, New Releases, Christmas music & lots of holiday gift items for everyone on your list!
Bring a non-perishable food, and we will waive the tasting fee for you and your guest. All donations will be delivered to FISH Food Bank in Hood River.
Fabulous close-out specials! Plus, 10% off on any six bottles and 20% off any mixed or straight case (specials excluded).
We'll have cheeses to nibble and will celebrate two terrific new 2012 red wine releases: Idiot's Grace Primitivo and Idiot's Grace Barbera. Each is our finest ever!"
Come and enjoy the holiday weekend!
As another great year comes to a close, we realize how much we have to be thankful for.
Saturday we are giving back to our communities with a canned food drive. All donations will go to our local FISH Food Bank. Bring 3 non-perishable food items or make a $5 (or more) cash donation and receive a complimentary wine tasting.
All weekend we'll pour newly released 2012 Zinfandel, along with current releases. $7 tasting fee includes a flight of 5 wines, along with a special tasting at our dessert wine table and tasty nibbles.
Open Friday 9am- 9pm, Saturday 12-9pm, Sunday 12-7pm
Bring a new, unwrapped toy and receive 2-for-1 tastings all weekend!
Join Naked Winery November 28 - 30 as we kick off the Holidays! We'll be open at 9 am on Black Friday and will be serving up Cougar Mimosas as you shop our Annual Wine Sale. 'Tis the season for giving! Help us give back to our Hood River community by donating a new, unwrapped toy for our local Boy Scout Toy Drive and receive 2-for-1 tastings. We look forward to getting you Naked!
Pheasant Valley Winery
Bring 2 cans of food, get a free wine tasting flight!
Come get cozy by the fire and enjoy some wine this Thanksgiving weekend at Pheasant Valley! Bring two cans of non-perishable food and receive one free wine tasting flight. Canned food will be donated to the Mid-Columbia Regional Food Bank. Also enjoy 20% off all cases of wine, and 15% off half cases!
Gives thanks for phenomenal Pinot at Phelps Creek Vineyards!
The Phelps Creek Vineyards family welcomes you this Thanksgiving weekend to taste our 2012 Pinot Noir, awarded “Best of Show” in the Columbia Gorge Wine Competition. Our holiday flight will be paired alongside tantalizing cranberry sauce and scrumptious stuffing. Thankful for an abundant harvest and award-winning vintage, our family will donate a portion of the proceeds of each bottle sold to local families in need.
Open Friday 12-10pm with live music from 6-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 12-7pm
Enjoy a special 20% discount on 6+ bottle purchases. Bring in 3 cans of food, get 2 for 1 tastings!
Celebrate the bounty of Thanksgiving at The Pines. Enjoy tasting through a flight of our boutique wines including the new release our first vintage of Chardonnay. Get your holiday shopping done early with our special holiday discount of 20% off 6 or more bottle purchases. Share your bounty with others and get 2 for 1 wine tastings when you bring in 3 cans of non-perishable food for our local FISH food bank. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Here at Springhouse we are thankful for so many things… the bounty of our region, good friends, great wines, community and the special place we call home. This Thanksgiving we are giving back by donating 10% of the sale of each bottle of Ruins Red (Nov 28-30) to Hood River Adopt A Dog. We are also collecting new collars and leads, new toys and pet food or treats in new, unopened packages.
Please join us to sample our boutique European-style wines, enjoy some nibbles and give a little to our furry friends in need of homes. The most unique winery in the Gorge… all of our wines on tap, warm, friendly and inviting. We look forward to seeing you!
Open Friday 12-7pm, Saturday & Sunday 12-6pm
Celebrate our Sumptuous winter Syrah with hints of clove and Christmas spice. On sale 2 for $50. We will be serving a German mulled wine from a secret family recipe during the entire weekend.
As part of "Gorge Gives Back" we have partnered with the Mid Columbia Health Foundation as part of their Salvation Army Christmas Food Box Drive. Anyone who brings three or more food items will receive 20% off their entire purchase. Food lists can be found at Mid Columbia Medical Center and The Sunshine Mill.
Come celebrate at The Sunshine Mill with a game of bocce, an Antipasto Platter in the Boiler House Bar or a tasting at our bar!
Come celebrate the weekend with us and take care of all your Holiday shopping! We will be offering Magnums of your favorite wines, our sparkling brut rose Scintillation and 1$ shipping. Bring a donation for the WGAP Food Bank and we will waive your tasting fee. We will also be hosting Solstice Wood Fire mobile cart both Friday and Saturday.
We will donate your canned goods to our local food bank and you will receive a two-for-one tasting!
Thanksgiving is a time for sharing and has always been my favorite holiday. In that spirit, you can bring non-perishable canned food when you come to the tasting room and in exchange get a two-for-one wine tasting. So come taste with us and get ready for the holidays. Take an additional 10% off our already discounted select wines by the half and full case. Remember, it's time to give and time for thanks.
We are giving back in a BIG way donating a portion of sales to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge. Our family has been involved with the Big Brothers Big Sisters program for three years. Join us for a fun weekend in the tasting room.