The votes are in and this year's judges panel for the SIP! McMinnville Wine and Food Classic awarded Barking Frog's 2013 Sangiovese with Best of Show. Sip all the winners during this three-day event held from March 9 - 11 at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in McMinnville.
This year’s Classic is the 25th anniversary of one of the longest public food and wine events in Oregon. SIP (Small Independent Producers) weekend is an all-volunteer fundraiser for the St. James School in McMinnville.
Stroll through the unique museum and enjoy approximately 170 Oregon food, wine, and art vendors in total. Each day will also feature live music performances by local artists.
Ticket information: General admission 1-day tickets are $20/person; designated driver and Senior Day tickets are $17/person; kids 9 and under are free. Weekend Passes are also available for $36.
Hours: Friday, March 9 from 3-9 p.m,; Saturday, March 10 from 11 a.m.-8 p.mm; Sunday, March 11 from 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
VIP parking is available on-site or choose the shuttle service which operates from the Chemeketa College parking lot. The trolley will run in front of Hotel Oregon on 3rd Street (3rd & Evans). Shuttle service begins 30 minutes prior to daily opening times at hotels in town.