Summertime in Woodinville and Walla Walla is synonymous with great food, great tasting and the best outdoor concerts and warm weather events around. Here’s a small sample of what wine enthusiasts can expect this June. For a complete guide to summer wine events, please visit our blog at bellevueclub.com/blog.
Chateau Ste Michelle
Allen Stone, June 13
An R&B singer who describes himself as a “hippie with soul,” Stone is a local Washingtonian with a lot of heart.
Sarah Mclachlan, June 20 - 21
With her new album “Shine on” coming out May 6, fans will hear a mix of McLachlan’s fresh music and old favorites.
Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, June 22
True classic country that speaks to the soul.
John Legend, June 28
Legend’s silky voice keeps him coasting to the top of the charts. Tickets to this event could be hard to come by but well worth the search.
➸ Ticket prices vary. For a complete calendar and ticket info, please visit ste-michelle.com/visit-us/summer-concerts/list
Walla Walla Valley’s “World of Syrah” event, June 19-21
A quick weekend road trip will lead you to Walla Walla Valley’s “World of Syrah” event, featuring 60 Walla Walla winemakers as well as renowned guest winemakers and wine critics. Prepare to compare and contrast growing conditions and wine styles from the most elite Syrah locations in the world.
➸ For more information, please visit celebratewallawalla.squarespace.com
Bellevue Club Wine Dinners
All summer long, the Bellevue Club is hosting wine dinners on the last Thursday of the month at Polaris. Each dinner begins with a winemaker reception at 6 p.m. and is followed by a five-course, wine-paired dinner at 6:30 p.m.
June - Forgeron Cellars
July - Pomum Cellars
August - Alexandria Nicole Cellars
➸ For more information, call 425-637-4608