Perhaps there is no other place in the country that is so culturally and artistically inclined than the Mt Hood area in the US state of Oregon. To understand this you need to visit the Mt Hood Wine & Art Festival and if you do once, you are almost certain to come back the next year too.
Dates: 11/17/2012 - 11/18/2012 update info
Time: 11:00:00 AM - 7:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: The Resort in Mount Hood,OR
Contact: The Resort
Phone: (877) 439-6774
23rd Annual Holiday Art, Wine & Music Festival
November 17 & 18, 2012
Featured artists and wineries throughout the Northwest participate in an event to benefit The Oregon Humane Society. Admission is complimentary. Wine Tasting Passports are available for $15 each and include a commemorative glass. Entertainment by Northwest region musicians. Fifteen wineries will present more than 50 wines. Festival hours are Saturday 11 AM - 7 PM and Sunday 11 AM - 4 PM.
- Wine that you can taste as you browse through the art
- Benefits the Oregon Humane Society
- Northwest regional musicans
Overview: There are actually very few events that can be compared with the Mt Hood Wine & Art Festival. Visit the Mt Hood area in Oregon and you will see for yourself the kind of festive spirit there is during this festival. The weather is mild here and this makes the fest even better. The Mt Hood Wine & Art Festival is held at the small village of Welches in Oregon.
When: Typically a mid November event
Where: Welches, Oregon
Fees: No admission fee. Cost for wine tastings vary.
Details: Come alone, or come with family. There are many activities and events that are sure to thrill you at the festival. Check out the art from the locals, and some of them are real experts too. Plus there is wine that you can taste as you browse through the art.