Discover McMinnville Events and Things to Do with Our Event Calendar

We always have something happening in McMinnville, Oregon all year-long. You’ll find plenty of fun McMinnville events to add to your calendar for your next stay in McMinnville. Monthly events include the weekly farmers market like the Saturday Market and Art & Wine Walks along our historic Third Street in downtown. From tasty food and wine events to the second largest UFO festival in the United States complete with an alien costume parade, McMinnville’s events are just about as eclectic as our wine tasting. Plan your visit — and book your hotel early — during one of many annual events like the Sip! Wine & Food Classic, the International Pinot Noir Celebration, the Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon, Dragging the Gut car cruising party, Harvest Festival, Bounty of Yamhill County, or the Turkey Rama.

Bounty of Yamhill County - Aug 25-27

July 2017

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  Yin/Yang Synergy of Opposites Show at Currents Gallery
Monday / July 10, 2017 - Sunday / August 13, 2017 - 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Currents Gallery
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Meet Oregon artists showing thought-provoking pieces depicting the tension of contrasting thoughts, colors, resonances, shapes.

WildWood Music Festival McMinnville Oregon

  WildWood Music Fest
Friday / July 21, 2017 - Sunday / July 23, 2017 - All Day
Roshambo ArtFarm
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The WildWood MusicFest was created by grassroots efforts of a caring community in rural Oregon.  Enjoy a weekend full of live music, camping, kids’ activities, and more!

Brittan Winderlea Winery Event McMinnville Oregon

  Wrestle with the Vessel: The impact of fermentation vessel on wines with Brittan and Winderlea wineries
Friday / July 21, 2017 - 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Brittan Vineyard and Winderlea Winery
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We invite you to engage with us at in-depth seminars and tastings. At this seminar, discover the difference in fermentation vessels and taste wines from the various vessels we use in our cellar. $50/pp, reservations required.

Archer Sunset Fridays

  Sunset Fridays @ Archer Vineyard
Friday / July 21, 2017 - Saturday / July 22, 2017 - 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Archer Vineyard
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Slow down and recharge with a glass of wine while you enjoy inspired sunset views over our vineyard.  Bring a picnic pair with our wines!


  McMinnville Saturday Market
Saturday / July 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
McMinnville Grange
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Local vegetables, fruits, herbs, meat, eggs, honey, jams, skincare, handmade gifts.

Elizabeth Chambers Cellars Live Music McMinnville Oregon

  Summer Music Saturdays at Elizabeth Chambers Cellar
Saturday / July 22, 2017 - 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Elizabeth Chambers Cellar
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Join us for our Summer Music Saturdays on the terrace! Enjoy fresh tacos, great wines, and live music! $15/person.

Sokol Blosser Summer House Party

  Sokol Blosser Winery Summer House Party
Saturday / July 22, 2017 - 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Sokol Blosser Winery
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Our third annual Summer House Party is a carnival you won’t want to miss! Chef Henry will be creating carnival eats, and don’t miss the music, fortunetelling, magician, dunk tank, and more. $40/person.

Wine and Yoga

  Pinot and Prana at Archer Vineyards
Sunday / July 23, 2017 - 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Archer Vineyard
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Join us for a one-hour yoga practice followed by wine and light breakfast. Each class is limited to 20 yogis, $25/person (reserve in advance).

Live Music Dancing McMinnville Oregon

  Live Music and Dancing at Yamhill County Heritage Center
Sunday / July 23, 2017 - 5:00 PM
Yamhill Valley Heritage Center
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The Yamhill County Historical Society holds a fun monthly dance with live music at the Heritage Center every 4th Sunday. $7 for adults, $5 for kids.

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  McMenamins Hotel Oregon History Pub
Monday / July 24, 2017 - 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
McMenamins Hotel Oregon
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FREE & open to everyone interested in Oregon and McMinnville history. Co-sponsored by Linfield College.

Summer Concert Series

  33rd Annual Summer Concert Series at Linfield College
Tuesday / July 25, 2017 - 7:00 PM-8:45 PM
Linfield College
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Sit back, relax, and enjoy hearing some of the Northwest’s very best musicians play great music, at the stunning Linfield College!

Live Music The Barberry McMinnville Oregon

  The Barberry Presents Live Music Wednesdays
Wednesday / July 26, 2017 - 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
The Barberry
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Every Wednesday The Barberry’s back Patio comes alive with the sounds of live music. Hear great local artists while you enjoy your favorite wine and a great meal!

Wine Wednesdays Live Music McMinnville Oregon Youngberg Hill

  Wine Wednesday Music Series at Youngberg Hill
Wednesday / July 26, 2017 - 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Youngberg Hill
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Join us every Wednesday at the vineyard for live music – with no cover charge!  Wine, beer, and a food truck are available.

McMinnville Oregon Farmers Market

  McMinnville Farmers’ Market
Thursday / July 27, 2017 - 12:00 AM-6:00 PM
Historic Downtown McMinnville
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Enjoy local produce, flowers, honey, and handmade goods! Listen to live music and nosh on food from local restaurants and food trucks.

Concerts on the Plaza McMinnville Oregon Live Music

  Concerts on the Plaza: The Builders and the Butchers
Thursday / July 27, 2017 - 5:30 PM-9:00 PM
U.S. Bank Plaza
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FREE! Head downtown this summer for family fun, great music and food! This week’s Opener: There Is No Mountain.  Headliner: The Builders and the Butchers.

Counter Culture Anne Amie

  Counter Culture at Anne Amie
Thursday / July 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Anne Amie Vineyards
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Kick off the International Pinot Noir Celebration with Counter Culture. With a beautiful setting at our estate vineyards, enjoy views of the Coast Range while indulging in world-class “street food” from the best restaurants and food carts in Portland, paired with fantastic wines.

Live Music in McMinnville Oregon

  Open Jam Night with Dan Seymour & Friends at Willamette Valley Vineyards
Thursday / July 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Willamette Valley Vineyards Tasting Room
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Try a flight of Willamette Valley wine and enjoy live music with Dan Seymour & friends.

The Barberry Wine Tasting McMinnville Oregon

  The Barberry Winemaker Dinner with Anderson Family Vineyards
Thursday / July 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM-9:00 PM
The Barberry
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The Barberry is partnering with Anderson Family Vineyards for a winemaker dinner, with courses specially prepared by Chef Jacob Way. $125/person.


  International Pinot Noir Celebration
Friday / July 28, 2017 - Sunday / July 30, 2017 - All Day
Linfield College
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The IPNC is a three-day event, famous around the globe, as a mecca for lovers of Pinot noir and northwest cuisine.

Archer Sunset Fridays

  Sunset Fridays @ Archer Vineyard
Friday / July 28, 2017 - Saturday / July 29, 2017 - 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Archer Vineyard
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Slow down and recharge with a glass of wine while you enjoy inspired sunset views over our vineyard.  Bring a picnic pair with our wines!

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