Saturday, September 16 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Create for Chair-ity
Artists’ Reception and Auction
“Room for One More”
Outdoors—Rain or Shine
Wine and beer available for purchase.
41 amazing, artistically designed chairs will be auctioned off to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County
Dungeness Crab Festival
Oct 6th – 8th, 2017
Come out and experience World Class Wines and Spectacular Seafood!
Join us at the Crab Festival where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy a glass or two of Olympic Cellars wine selected to pair with our local seafood.
For a full selection of our wines, stop by the winery – open 11-6 daily.
The 15th Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival is the annual celebration of the North Olympic Peninsula’s diverse bounty.
Celebrate our featured crustacean, the world-famous Dungeness crab, with thousands of visitors from around the world.
Join the fun at CrabFest, one of the most acclaimed food festivals in the country! The festival celebrates not only the aquaculture, agriculture and maritime traditions of the breathtaking Olympic Peninsula, but brings food, art, music, Native American activities, and children’s events into one spectacular 3-day event for everyone! Located on the gorgeous Port Angeles waterfront next to Olympic National Park and a short ferry ride from sparkling Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, the event celebrates the world-famous Dungeness Crab, named after the nearby village of Dungeness, and the bounty of the sea. Featuring 14 restaurants,cooking demonstrations with celebrity chefs, Chowder Cook-Off, the Grab-a-Crab Derby, local wine and beer, craft and merchant vendors, live music, and many more events. Rain or shine, this is the “party” of the season and, admission, as always, is FREE!
Visit the official web site here: http://www.crabfestival.org/
Harvest Wine Tour
November 11 – 12, 2017
The Olympic Peninsula Wineries Harvest Wine Tour will take place November 11th & 12th from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Olympic Cellars has a lot of fun in store, including of course tasting of a wide selection of our wines. Buy tickets here: http://www.olympicpeninsulawineries.org/
Sip, savor and enjoy artisan wine, cider and food pairings along with the stunning colors of fall during the Olympic Peninsula Wineries’ Harvest Wine Tour. Visit nine wineries/cideries located on the Olympic Peninsula.
This time of year, the sun slants lower on the horizon, misty afternoons pull the world into soft focus and crispness in the air calls for red wine and delicious savory treats.
Harvest Tour is one of my favorite events of the year. Wine and food pairings are the stars and the Olympic Peninsula is a food lover’s paradise with local farms producing delicious vegetables and fresh meats.
Our theme for this year’s tour is Thanksgiving. We will feature wines specially selected to pair with your holiday table.
Red Wine & Chocolate 2017
February 11, 12, 18, 19, 20
Olympic Cellars will feature new releases of their dessert wines.
Sailing Moon Ruby is made from a blend of Portuguese/Spanish grape varietals, including Tempranillo and Souzao. It’s rich and warming and pairs beautifully with cuddling by a fire and enjoying a piece of chocolate.
Sailing Moon White is made from locally-grown Madeleine Angevine grapes and fortified with brandy distilled in Port Townsend from our Madeleine Angevine wine. It’s absolutely delicious and redolent of flavors of exotic fruits.
Our brand new Sailing Moon Rose’ is made from locally-grown Regent Grapes. This wine tastes of fresh berries with a lovely acid/sweet balance.
Join us in the cellar where nibbles of mild cheeses and decadent spreads will enhance your tasting. Also, ‘We Do Fudge’ of Sequim will be on-site pairing the perfect fudge flavors with our wines.
Winemaker Greg will be on hand to help the adventurous among our guests bottle a 750 ml bottle of Ruby Dessert Wine for $40.00. This very special activity will be limited based on crowd size and demand.
As always, Olympic Cellars will have a variety of Red and White wines open from which you may to choose to taste.
Wine Discounts for Both Weekends:
Mix and Match 4 Bottles 10% Discount
Mix and Match 6 Bottles 15% Discount
Mix and Match 12 Bottles 20% Discount
A scrumptious red wine perfectly paired with just the right chocolate can bring out the romantic in anyone. The Olympic Peninsula Wineries will take that perfect pairing to another level this year, bringing together new release varietals and blends created with premium Washington grapes and decadent chocolate delights that will make you a better wine lover! Don’t miss the Red Wine & Chocolate Tour, which will take place over two delicious weekends, Feb. 11th & 12th and 18th, 19th, & 20th from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Enjoy a leisurely drive through the scenic Peninsula towns of Chimacum, Nordland (Marrowstone Island), Port Townsend, Sequim and Port Angeles where NINE artisan wineries will delight your senses!
Ticket and glass package entitles you to a special commemorative wine glass, complimentary wine tasting and chocolate samples at all TEN OPW Wineries. Online tickets are $40, and remaining tickets will be sold for $45 at participating wineries, on a first come basis, during the Red Wine and Chocolate Tour. Buy tickets by clicking here.
This event does not take place at one location. You travel from winery to winery, visiting the ones you are interested in exploring. Tickets are not required to attend this event. A $10 wine tasting fee will be charged at each winery for non-ticketed visitors. You must be 21 or over to purchase tickets and/or participate in wine tasting. All ticket sales are non-refundable. Visit www.olympicpeninsulawineries.org for further information.
The Olympic Peninsula Wineries encourage responsible wine touring and recommend that you have a designated driver in your group.
International Women’s Day
Wednesday March 8, 2017
Join us for our 13th annual International Women’s Day celebration on Wednesday, March 8th at 6:00pm.
International Women’s Day is a global celebration of the economic, political and social achievements of women, past, present and future. Show your support by joining Womanfest for dinner. A smorgasbord of delicious homemade soups, fresh bread and cookies will be provided. No-host wine will also be available, and good cheer and conversation is always on the menu. Everyone is welcome to attend.
This year we will be fundraising for Planned Parenthood in Port Angeles and Caravan to Class in Timbuktu, Mali. Suggested donation is $10 per person.
Womanfest is a Port Angeles-based charitable organization that sponsors programs, workshops, lectures, concerts and other community events. It has provided women of the North Olympic Peninsula with empowering experiences and friendships for more than 30 years.
Womanfest also provides financial support for women-centered projects, including annual donations to woman-focused causes and scholarships. The Womanfest scholarship committee is particularly interested in receiving scholarship applications from mature women who require financial assistance to realize mid-life or transitional educational goals.
For more information about International Women’s Day, visit the official IWD website: www.internationalwomensday.com.
For more information, contact Molly Rivard at Olympic Cellars, 360-452-0160 or email@example.com.
For information about Womanfest or September’s Womanfest retreat, visit www.womanfest.org.
Northwest Wine & Cheese Tour, April 29th – April 30th 2017
From new release wines and ciders to locally-made artisan cheeses, the Olympic Peninsula Wineries’ Northwest Wine & Cheese Tour will treat your taste buds to a realm of seasonal delights! Nine wineries located between Chimacum and Port Angeles will participate in this savory event which will take place on Saturday, April 29th and Sunday, April 30th from 11 am – 5 pm. Wine specials will be available throughout the weekend.
Online ticket are available on Eventbrite until 6pm April 28th for $35 plus service fees. Remaining tickets may be purchased at participating wineries during the event for $40. Remaining tickets may be purchased at participating wineries during the event for $40. The ticket and glass package entitles you to a special commemorative wine glass, complimentary wine tasting at all ten OPW Wineries and delectable samples of cheese at each winery during the NW Wine & Cheese Weekend. This event does not take place at one location. You travel from winery to winery, visiting the ones you are interested in exploring. Tickets are not required to attend this event. A $10 wine tasting fee will be charged at each winery for non-ticketed visitors.
Lavender Festival Weekend
July 21-23, 2017
Lavender Weekend at Olympic Cellars, taste our fresh, new wine releases. Wine tasting is available daily.
The Tasting Room is open 11-6 daily. At 6:00 the Tasting Room will close and the concert doors open.
The Saturday Night Concert
The Barn will rock and roll with the return one of our favorites, the West Coast Women’s Blues Revue.
Tickets are available at the winery or on-line at Brown Paper Tickets for $13 in advance. After 3 pm on the day of the show tickets are available at the door when the door opens at 6pm for $15. The band starts at 7:00. Tickets are required for children 13 and older.
Every summer, each of our concerts benefits a different non-profit. This week’s non-profit group is the Port Angeles Food Bank.
We’re proud of what we’ve all accomplished over the past few years, raising more than $125,000 for our Olympic Peninsula Community. Let’s make this season the biggest and the best. Join us Saturday. Let’s blow it out and support a great charity!
Cheers, The Working Girls
Tips to Enjoying an Olympic Cellars Concert:
• Doors open at 6 p.m. Band starts at 7 p.m. Alcohol may not be consumed while waiting in line.
• Carpooling is much appreciated as parking is limited.
• The concerts are held outdoors, rain or shine.
• Throw some chairs in your truck. Seating is festival-style.
• We have tables and chairs but do not reserve them. They’re the first to go.
• Great bands equate to lots of dancing. We reserved the spaced under the patio in front of the band for dancing. That’s why there is no seating there.
• Bring some warm clothes. It gets cold once the sun goes down.
• You can bring in food and non-alcoholic beverages only. It is against the law for you to bring in your own alcohol. No smoking, vaping or marijuana are allowed.
• Please, no dogs.
• Nourish restaurant will be the food vendor on-site.
• We are a family venue. But, concerts are usually 98% adults.
• All of these concerts are staffed by volunteers from the non-profit of the week.
Wine specials: 10% off 4 bottles, 20% off 6 bottles, 30% off 12 bottles. All discounts mix and match. Festival Details