Oregon Wine Experience

We look forward to having you join us for 2022.  Stay tuned for the dates!

Oregon Wine Competition®

  • A premier wine competition
  • Open to all commercially approved wines using 100% Oregon AVA grapes
  • A world-class panel of judges featuring Masters of Wine, Master Sommeliers and renowned wine writers

Virtual Medal Celebration

  • Kick-off, virtual celebration of the Oregon Wine Experience!
  • Livestream announcement of Oregon Wine Competition results and winner recognition
  • Sponsors receive an opulent “Medal Celebration in a box” including Oregon Wine Competition award-winning wines and culinary creations to enjoy at home.
  • The general public can also purchase these packages.

Founders’ Barrel Auction

  • Wineries created custom cuvees and unicorn creations exclusively for Oregon Wine Experience.
  • Bid on a chance to win exclusive wines donated by our winery partners from all corners of the state.
  • All bidding is online, and anyone can view the lots and register.

Miracle Auction and Silent Auction

  • Bid on once-in-a-lifetime experiences.
  • Stock your wine cellars with outstanding and rare wines. All wine packages features hard-to-find wines from prestigious, award-winning wineries.
  • Treat your palate with wine and food at one of the excellent dinner and entertainment evenings.
  • Elevate your expectations at home, indoors or outdoors, with a complete interior design makeover, new heating and cooling system, or excavate your property.
  • Elevate your style with a stunning black diamond set for yourself or beautiful artwork for your home.

Ultimate Vintner Dinners

  • Intimate gatherings hosted by winery owners at winery, vineyard and culinary partner locations
  • Unique, multi-course dinners with exceptional, vintner-curated pairings
  • Special features and amenities offered by event hosts
  • Top-tier sponsor benefit

If you have an event gift certificate you would like to redeem for the 2021 Oregon Wine Experience, please contact Sarahanne Driggs at (541) 789-5025.

Oregon Wine University® classes

Oregon Wine University offers a variety of fun, engaging and unique classes that allow you to better understand, pair and treasure the fullness of wine from Oregon and beyond.

These classes take place year-round! Keep an eye out for emails on how to register.

  • Anchor Series: Pairing wine with everything from Shakespeare to world-famous blue cheese to the art of barrel tasting. This series is an excellent introduction to wine tasting as well as an exciting avenue for the more astute wine enthusiast to learn more.
  • Advanced Series: Winemakers from across the state guide you to the next level of wine appreciation and education. Dive deep into Oregon’s boundless wine varietals to discover their nuances and how wine is crafted from vine to barrel to bottle.