2015 Upcoming Prosser Events

Prosser Winemakers Loft - Tasting Room 357 Port Ave., Studio G, Prosser....509.786.0004 

Sunday June 14th 2015   

Petit Verdot Day – Vertical Showcase & Sensory Experience       11am - 5pm

Learn, Taste & Explore the aromas of Petit Verdot

 

Experience for yourself how flavor profiles & aromatic characteristics develop over time in our vertical showcase. Make your wine tasting experience unforgettable! Train your senses...  Test our tasting notes against your palate! What flavors do YOU notice?

 

Rare Opportunity to sample, compare & purchase exclusive past vintages from our winery library!


$5 Event Fee - Small Bites Included

(Complimentary Entry for All McKinley Springs Wine Club Members)

 

 

Sunday June 20-21 2015 

Father’s Day Weekend & Estate Red Wine Release          11am - 5pm

Celebrate Father’s Day at McKinley Springs!                                                   

     Live Music & Art Gallery by Dale Brown

Tasting Notes: Blend of 43% Syrah, 35% Barbera, 9% Malbec, 9% Petit Verdot, 4% Mourvedre

Barrel aged 22 months in neutral oak. Deep violet color with aromas of fresh blackberries, leather and violets. Earthy notes of dark cherry, espresso, cocoa bean compliment the plate.   Soft, chewy tannins round out the finish, pairing nicely with a meaty lasagna, stuffed mushrooms or BBQ ribs!

  

New Release of our unique Estate Red            Makes the perfect gift!

$5 Tasting Fee – refundable with bottle purchase

 

Friday July 24th 2015

 35th Vineyard Anniversary Celebration: Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  - boots are optional

 

Enjoy an exclusive tour with the McKinley Springs Family!! Start your adventure with a Meet & Greet tasting in our new Prosser Tasting Room. Buckle up for a Private Guided Tour provided by the Andrew’s Family. Sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful vistas of the Horse Heaven Hills AVA. Be prepared to walk the vines and talk terrior with the owners, growers and winemaker. Be an honored guest at a reserved table at our Lounging at the Loft event Saturday, July 25th - hosted by McKinley Springs & take home a signed bottle from our winery library!

 

All-inclusive Wine Tour: winery & vineyard tours, round-trip transportation, appetizers, educational wine tasting among the vines, complimentary entry to Lounging at the Loft, PLUS signed Library Bottle (valued at $50) Transportation provided by Prosser Chamber of Commerce

Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  $100 per person           

Contact the McKinley Springs Tasting Room to reserve your tickets!

Space is limited ~ call us today   509.786.0004

*Groups of 5 or more Call for special pricing

 

Saturday July 25th 2015  

Lounging at the Loft Summer Music Series       6pm – 9pm


The Winemakers Loft presents their 5th Annual Lounging at the Loft!!
McKINLEY SPRINGS hosts Live Music | Food | Wine

Wine Tasting from all participating Loft Wineries

Small plates available for purchase
Live Music by 3 WAY STREET

Come as you are!   $5 Cover / 21+ event

 

 

Saturday August 22nd 2015       

35th Vineyard Anniversary Celebration: Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  - boots are optional

 

Enjoy an exclusive tour with the McKinley Springs Family!! Start your adventure with a Meet & Greet tasting in our new Prosser Tasting Room. Buckle up for a Private Guided Tour provided by the Andrew’s Family. Sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful vistas of the Horse Heaven Hills AVA. Be prepared to walk the vines and talk terrior with the owners, growers and winemaker. End the evening by being an honored guest at a reserved table at our Lounging at the Loft event hosted by McKinley Springs & take home a signed bottle from our winery library!

 

All-inclusive Wine Tour: winery & vineyard tours, round-trip transportation, appetizers, educational wine tasting among the vines, complimentary entry to Lounging at the Loft, PLUS signed Library Bottle (valued at $50)

Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  $100 per person           

Contact the McKinley Springs Tasting Room to reserve your tickets!

Space is limited ~ call us today   509.786.0004

*Groups of 5 or more Call for special pricing

 Saturday August 22nd 2015

Lounging at the Loft Summer Music Series             6pm – 9pm


The Winemakers Loft presents their 5th Annual Lounging at the Loft!!
McKINLEY SPRINGS hosts Live Music | Food | Wine

Wine Tasting from all participating Loft Wineries

Small plates available for purchase
Live Music by Jack Roth

Come as you are!   $5 Cover / 21+ event

 

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August 29th – 30th 2015

International Cabernet Sauvignon Day Vertical Showcase & Sensory Experience

11am - 5pm        

Learn, Taste & Explore the aromas of Cabernet Sauvignon

Experience for yourself how flavor profiles & aromatic characteristics develop over time in our vertical showcase. Make your wine tasting experience unforgettable! Train your senses...  Test our tasting notes against your palate! What flavors do YOU notice?

 

Rare Opportunity to sample, compare & purchase exclusive past vintages from our winery library!


$5 Event Fee - Small Bites Included

(Complimentary Entry for All McKinley Springs Wine Club Members)

 

 

Saturday  September 19th 2015      

35th Vineyard Anniversary Celebration: Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  - boots are optional

 

Enjoy an exclusive tour with the McKinley Springs Family!! Start your adventure with a Meet & Greet tasting in our new Prosser Tasting Room. Buckle up for a Private Guided Tour provided by the Andrew’s Family. Sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful vistas of the Horse Heaven Hills AVA. Be prepared to walk the vines and talk terrior with the owners, growers and winemaker. End the evening by being an honored guest at a reserved table at our Lounging at the Loft event hosted by McKinley Springs and take home a signed bottle from our winery library.

 

All-inclusive Wine Tour: winery & vineyard tours, round-trip transportation, appetizers, educational wine tasting among the vines, complimentary entry to Lounging at the Loft, PLUS signed Library Bottle (valued at $50)

Transportation provided by Prosser Chamber of Commerce

Walk the Vines Talk the Dirt Tour  $100 per person           

Contact the McKinley Springs Tasting Room to reserve your tickets!

Space is limited ~ call us today   509.786.0004

*Groups of 5 or more Call for special pricing


Saturday September 19th 2015

Lounging at the Loft        6-9pm

The Winemakers Loft presents their 5th Annual Lounging at the Loft!!
McKINLEY SPRINGS hosts Live Music | Food | Wine

Wine Tasting from all participating Loft Wineries

Small plates available for purchase
Live Music by
The Pony Boys

Come as you are!   $5 Cover / 21+ event

 

 

September 26th – 28th 2015 

Great Balloon Rally Weekend                    11am – 5pm

Celebrate this community event at McKinley Springs! Sip & Sample as you watch the giant balloons dip into the river. Perfect view of liftoff site!!

$5 Tasting Fee -- Refundable with bottle purchase

 

Hot air balloons soar through the sky, and if the weather is permitting splash and dash in the Yakima River, creating a beautiful site from the Prosser Bridge.  Night Glow is a truly unique event with several Hot Air Balloons will be anchored and illuminated from within against the dark night sky at The Great Prosser Balloon Rally Night Glow Show.

 

Dry camping spaces available ---  contact us today by phone 509.786.0004

 

 

October 10th -11th 2015    

Catch The Crush Weekend           11am – 5pm

Celebrate the harvest at the Annual Catch the Crush – grape to glass experience, varietal free-run juice and of course. . .wine tasting!!

$5 Event Fee  - Small Plates Available For Purchase

 

Dry camping spaces available – contact us today by phone 509.786.0004

 

November 27th - 29th  2015        

Thanksgiving in Wine Country      11am – 5pm

Thank-a-Farmer    Give thanks, raise a glass and toast to the talented Washington Wine Grape Growers at McKinley Springs Tasting Room!!

Exclusive Wine Release and Gift Packs Available                     $5 Tasting Fee  -- Refundable with bottle purchase

2015 Upcoming Vineyard Events - 1201 Alderdale Rd

 

June 13 - 10am to 5pm

8th Annual McKinley Springs BBQ Showdown & Benefit

Come and take in the views of our spectacular vineyards as you sample mouth-watering BBQ paired with award winning wines.  Competitors from all over the nation compete in our annual BBQ Showdown. The event will benefit "A Time of Remembrance".  Their purpose is to bring together the families of Washington's Fallen Heroes of Afghanistan and Iraq in a time of healing; unite the citizens of Washington in Remembrance; and Honor Washington State's Fallen. This is being done under the auspices of American Legion Kennewick Post 4.

The Lee Koch Band from Sand Diego will be stopping by on their West Coast tour.  Make sure and bring your dancing shoes. 

21 and over - $50 (ID required)

Ages 13-20 - $20.00

All active military and veterans $25.00 (ID required)

Ages 12 and under are free

IF you would like more information please call Dana at 509.830.4410

You may purchase tickets at the gate (cash is preferable) .

 

Saturday July 18th 2015     10th Anniversary Horse Heaven Hills Trail Drive

 

Experience the Pacific Northwest's most unique & memorable wine trail! Wine Tasting & BBQ, HHH Wine Grape Growers Scholarship Fundraiser

TOUR the pristine vineyards of the AVA VISIT our tasting venues & SIP delicious, award winning wines!

Tickets Available at Horse Heaven Hills Wine Growers