July 27-30

International Pinot Noir Conference (IPNC) in McMinnville.

September 3

Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon. Experience the friendly charm of the Willamette Valley when the weather is ideal and the vineyards are full of color and life.


The Carlton Crush. The 4th Annual Crush from 10-6, is located downtown Carlton, an event with plenty of activities, sure to please the entire family.

OctOBER 7-8 & OctOBER 14-15

Yamhill/Carlton/McMinnville Art Walk/Drive - Local artisans open their studios for touring.

NovEMBER 17-19

Pre-Wine Country Thanksgiving event.

NovEMBER 24-26

Wine Country Thanksgiving event. More than 160 wineries and tasting rooms in the Willamette Valley will open their doors for special tastings and holiday festivities.

DecEMBER 2 & 9

Christmas in Carlton: Family fun, with events, Santa, carriage rides, food, drink, Craft Fair, and Christmas tree sales.


Downtown McMinnville outdoor Farmer's Market

Every Thursday, May 18th - October 5, 2016, 1-6 p.m. and The 3rd Street Saturday Art & Wine Walk April 15 - December 16, 2016.

The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

IMAX Theatre, and Water Park in McMinnville
500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville, OR 97128

Newberg First Friday Art Walk

Downtown Newberg, every first Friday

Visit these association’s event calendars to view more events in Oregon wine country.

Travel Yamhill Valley
Willamette Valley Wineries Association
Yamhill-Carlton AVA