This event is sold out! Please save the date for the next Wine on the Rock event, November 13 & 14 for wine and charcuterie!
You won't want to miss this fun summer event on beautiful Bainbridge Island! Two days of wine, music and food at each of the seven Bainbridge Island wineries. Event will take place at each winery from 12-5pm Saturday & Sunday. Ticket purchase is good for both days (one visit at each winery) and includes:
- Special event wine glass
- Wine tasting at each of the seven wineries
- Food bites to complement the wine tasting
- Live music at each winery
Taste at all seven wineries and get entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gourmet wine basket or free wine tastings on a return visit.
Participants must be 21 and older to buy. Please drink responsibly. Transportation options are availalbe on our website. www.bainbridgewineries.com
Note: Our wineries are very intimate! If your group is more than 6 people, please break up into smaller groups.
Event will not take place at any of the downtown Winslow Way tasting rooms. Event is happening at the wineries only!
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
You must be 21 and older to purchase tickets and taste wine, but kids are welcome at all wineries. Please bring your ID to the event. We will be checking IDs at the first winery when you get your glass.
What is the food and music line up at each winery?
Amelia Wynn - Food: Paella Music: Zach Flurry (Americana/Jazz) Saturday & Sunday 3-5pm
Bainbridge Vineyards- Food: Breads & Spreads Music: 5 different musicians, all playing folk, Americana & roots music:
12:30pm-1:30pm Gus Clark
2:00-3:30 Ricky Gene Powell http://rickygenepowell.com/bio.html
Eleven Winery- Food: Frittata bites, meats & cheeses Music: Jessica Lynn (Country) Saturday, 1-4pm & Steve Nagle, Sunday 1-4pm
Eagle Harbor Wine Company- Food: Charcuterie, breads and cheeses Music: Korum Bischoff (Jazz) Sunday, 1-4pm
Fletcher Bay Winery - Food: Smoked Seafood & Peach Cobbler Music: Steve Nagle & Mikey Gentry, Saturday 3-5pm, Tim Cornpropst, Sunday 2-4pm
Perennial Vintners -7 wines to taste - 4 Puget Sound AVA whites including the only Melon de Bourgogne (aka "Muscadet") produced in WA, & 2 Eastern WA reds & their unbelievably awesome raspberry dessert wine.
Food Bites prepared by executive chef Andrew MacMillen:
- Pea, Parmesan & Pinenut Dip with Sourdough Baguette, paired with 2014 Madeleine Angevine.
- Shrimp in Garlic Cream Herb Sauce, paired with 2014 Melon de Bourgogne.
- Grilled Leg of Lamb, paired with 2014 Syrah.
Music: New Jazz Trio, Saturday, 1-4pm & Ian Jones Jazz, Sunday, 1-4pm
Rolling Bay Winery - Food: Beechers cheese, Zoe’s uncured salami with baguettes Music: Marvin Pate - Jazz Trio
Can the wineries accommodate large groups?
Our wineries are very intimate (read small) and cannot adequately accomodate groups larger than 6. We ask that if you do have a large group, that you break up into smaller groups to visit the wineries.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is limited at most of the wineries. Carpooling or alternate transportation options are encouraged. There are multiple options for transportation on the island:
- Bike rentals available at the ferry terminal: Bike Barn Rentals 206.842.3434 or at Classic Cycle on Winslow Way 206.842.9191. The farthest winery is only 6.6 miles from the ferry and most are only a couple of miles from the ferry.
- Viking Cab Co: 360.244.4420
- BI Ride (runs Saturday only): Dial a ride shuttle service through Kitsap Transit. http://www.kitsaptransit.com/service/routed-buses/bi-ride
Will there be food for sale at the wineries?
While there will be food bites at each winery, you may want to bring a picnic or stop for lunch for a more substantial meal. Certain wineries also have cheese and other small snacks for purchase.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
We ask that you print your ticket for confirmation, but we will have a printed list of those who purchased tickets at the event.
What is the refund policy?
No refunds will be issued.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
No. The name on the ticket must match the attendee. We will be checking IDs at the first winery when you get your glass.
Where do I start my tasting and pick up my wine glass?
There are 7 wineries on Bainbridge Island and all will be open and participating in this event. You can pick up your wine glass at any winery you choose and start tasting. There is no set route, so you determine where you want to taste and when. Please visit winery websites for additional info and addresses:
Amelia Wynn Winery: www.ameliawynnwinery.com
Bainbridge Vineyards: www.bainbridgevineyards.com
Eagle Harbor Wine Co.: www.ehwineco.com
Eleven Winery: www.elevenwinery.com
Fletcher Bay Winery: www.fletcherbaywinery.com
Perennial Vintners: www.perennialvintners.com
Rolling Bay Winery: www.rollingbaywinery.com