Date: Saturday, Aug. 13,
Time: 4:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Venue: Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
The Gala is about celebrating Washington wine while giving back generously to our beneficiaries. Our supporters have helped us offer incredible auction lots, giving you the opportunity to add legendary bottles to your cellar or leave the event with unique experiences.
Can’t make it to the Gala, but want to place a proxy bid? Contact Laura Kleinhofs at firstname.lastname@example.org
A private luxury villa in Mykonos, Greece for three couples
Grand Cru de Champagne – an escorted VIP Experience
Discover the roots of Col Solare deep in the Antinori Family vineyards of Tuscany for six nights
10, 3-Liter bottles of Cayuse wines, plus a spot on three Christophe Baron wine club lists
Five nights at a Bordeaux chateau with DeLille Cellars
An unforgettable VIP tour of Spain, courtesy of Valdemar Estates
With anglers, and hosts Rob Newsom of Boudreaux Cellars and Jeff Lindsay-Thorsen of W.T Vintners
35 Liters for 35 years – seven 5-Liter bottle collection from Chateau Ste. Michelle
At the conclusion of the live auction, head to the after-party tent for dancing with music from The Dusty 45s, dessert, and late night noshes!
Cocktail attire is recommended, no tie or jacket required. Due to the nature of the outdoor gathering on the lawn, we recommend wedges over pointed-heel shoes.
Valet parking will be available, however for your safety and convenience we encourage you to consider a car service or designated driver.
The 35th annual Auction of Washington Wines Gala is made possible because of a powerhouse of volunteers that help with tasks ranging from set up, registration and check-in, recording raise the paddle donations and live auction bids, or bidding in the luxury barrel auction. For more information and to sign up please click here.
The Northwest Wine Benefit Foundation, DBA Auction of Washington Wines, is committed to supporting the growth and awareness of the Washington state wine industry through a series of celebrated events benefiting our community. We have raised over $55 million since our inception in 1988.