Thank you to everyone who attended our 2016 Event!
The Anacortes Spring Wine Festival brings 30 wineries to Fidalgo Island for a weekend of decadent wine tasting, food pairings, live music, art, shopping, and blooming tulip fields. Visitors travel from all corners of the world to behold the amazing Skagit Valley tulip fields in full bloom. Enhancing their journey to the valley, the Spring Wine Festival presents the opportunity to indulge in the appreciation of red, white and blush wines from across Washington state.
This year’s line up of wineries boasts delicious wines from all of Washington’s major wine regions. With a mix of returning and new wineries to the show (Including Washington’s first dedicated sparking wine house!), attendees can explore finishing flavors of vanilla, spice, tobacco, floral, butter and berry on the historic Anacortes pier overlooking the beautiful Guemes Channel. Festival attendees enjoy a 10% discount on their wine purchase on the day of the festival.
While at the festival, attendees not only get to taste some of the best wines in the Pacific Northwest, they will be indulged with tasty bites from local restaurants. There will also be cheese and chocolate to sample and purchase.
Make it a full weekend of the festivities by staying at one of our areas many lodging options. Attend the Friday night winemaker dinner, featuring wines from the festival in an intimate setting with the winemaker. You’ll also have four different options for enjoying live music after the festival in the downtown area. Stay on the island and visit the merchants that are open on Sunday for your shopping needs. Several area restaurants are also featuring wines from the festival during the month of April. Explore the full list of events in Anacortes for April and plan a weekend getaway to Fidalgo Island!
Must be 21 or older. No children or pets allowed.
Anacortes Annual Spring Wine Festival
Click here for a full list of Participating Wineries
Saturday April 9, 2016
VIP Hour from 12 noon to 1:00pm – SOLD OUT
General Admission 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Must be 21+ and ready to present ID at the door.
No babies, strollers, infants, children, or pets/animals.
The cost of your tickets includes a tasting glass, unlimited wine tasting, unlimited bites from restaurants, plus chocolate and cheese samples (with the option to purchase) – you will also have access to purchase wines, to take home, at a 10% discount
Click here to see a layout of the Event Center
Port Warehouse Event Center, 100 Commercial Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221
Do not take any alternate routes from 1-5 to Anacortes – please take State Route 20 at Burlington and follow west to Anacortes
We are so excited to be offering a Winemakers Dinner for our guests to enjoy this year, the night before the Spring Wine Festival!
Click here to learn more and purchase tickets.
Friday Winemaker Dinner
Talk with the winemaker from Spoiled Dog Winery as you dine in the private event space filled with images from the life of Frida Kahlo. Learn about the variety of wines from Spoiled Dog Winery and how they pair best with food. Relax and enjoy a sampling of Spoiled Dog Winery wines with the opportunity to purchase your favorites at the end of the night
Many thanks to the sponsors of our 2016 Spring Wine Festival
Magnum Level Sponsor
Tesoro Refining and Marketing Co.
Cask Level Sponsors
Academy Mortgage Corporation
Colleen Craig at Windermere Real Estate
Shell Puget Sound Refinery
Swinomish Casino & Lodge
Carafe Level Sponsors
Bottle Level Sponsors
Bota Level Sponsors
Fidalgo Bay RV Resort
Scott Milo at the Framemaker
Steve & Linda Wilhoit
Tri County Recycling