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New! Close Encounters of the 3rd Vine

5 p.m. 'til 10 p.m. | All ages welcome. 21 & over to taste.

May 17

5:00 pm

$22 advance / $25 day of includes tastings *Special Ticket Pricing Available

Taste from sixteen area wineries while listening to live music.

New this year, on the kickoff night of the UFO Festival, we’re gathering sixteen wineries to come and pour tastings, including Ken Wright, Elk Cove and Eola Hills. Join us in the event tent on Evans Street outside Hotel Oregon to sample an array of wines while enjoying live music.

Aimee Joy • 5 p.m. ‘til 7 p.m.
Mike Fite • 7:30 p.m. ‘til 10 p.m.

We’ll also have beer, cider, food and desserts available for purchase in the event tent. In addition, take home your new favorites with bottle sales to-go.

*Special ticket pricing:

•  McMenamins Cosmic Tripsters and UFO Festival VIP ticket holders may purchase $20 tickets at the door (must show VIP Ticket Pass or Tripster keychain).
•  Designated Drivers and non-wine tasting guests $5 at the door.

Note: The first 100 tickets sold receive the commemorative glass upon entry.

Participating Wineries:

•  McMenamins Edgefield Winery
•  Blakeslee Vineyard
•  Carlton Cellars
•  Coeur de Terre
•  Coleman Vineyards
•  Eola Hills Wine Cellars
•  Johan Vineyards
•  Ken Wright Cellars
•  Naked Winery
•  Purple Hands
•  Siltstone
•  Terra Vina
•  TWIST Wine Company
•  Walnut City Wine Works
•  Willamette Valley Vineyards
•  Yamhill Valley Vineyards

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