Join us the
3rd Friday of each month!

Receive 5 taste tickets, a commemorative glass, a wine bag, and a map of the event.

This is a self-guided tour so stroll, sip, explore and enjoy Historic Downtown McMinnville at your own pace.

$10 per person


  1. November 15 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. December 20 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November’s event proceeds are being donated to McMinnville Education Foundation.

the McMinnville Education Foundation was established in 1998 as a 501(c) 3 to provide support and enrichment learning experiences for the students of School District #40. Our mission is to expand the range of educational opportunities available to students in the District and to encourage excellence, innovation, and creativity in our educational system.

Start Your 3rd Friday on 3rd Street Walking Tour


Step 1

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Step 2

Grab your map, glass and taste tickets
Additional taste tickets are available for purchase

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Step 3

Head out to meet the artists, musicians, and craftspeople while sampling wine, cider, beer, and mead.

Shop Directory for 3rd Friday on 3rd Street in McMinnville, Oregon


Willamette Valley Vineyards - McMinnville Tasting Room
300 NE 3rd St
In-house selections, including:
• Pinot Noir
• Estate Rosé of Pinot Noir
• Chardonnay
• Pinot Blanc
• Sauvignon Blanc
• Pinot Gris
• Riesling
• Muscat
Contemporary Abstract & Landscape Art by McMinnville artist Bruce Ulrich

Live music by JT Myers - Guitar and Harmonica

Third Street Books
320 NE 3rd St
JP Bierly of Bierly Brewing will be pairing selection from Amira's book with:

  • Felix Pilsner
  • Amber IPA
  • Baker Street Porter

Bottles are available for purchase, too.
Amira K. Makansi, the author of LITERARY LIBATIONS: What to Drink With What You Read will be in the shop to sign copies of her book and trade ideas for other book-pairing suggestions!
McMinnville Mead Hall
405 NE 3rd St - Upstairs
Geovanni Pownall will be pouring mead (honey wine).
3rd Street Pizza Co.
433 NE 3rd St
Walnut City WineworksNew images by Jake Blair of Jake Blair Photography
NW Food & Gifts
445 NE 3rd St
In-house selections, including this month's new vintage or winery. Locally handcrafted goods made by more than 145 artists and crafters. Shop the Holday Showcase for Art & Wine!

La Bella Casa
406 NE 3rd St
Giovingo Vineyards will be pouring:
• 2014 Estate Pinot Noir ($30/bottle*)
• 2016 Estate Pinot Noir ($30/bottle*)
*retail price is $35

3rd on 3rd Special:
Receive a $5 La Bella Casa gift card with each bottle purchase made during 3rd on 3rd
Receive a free Riedel New World Giovingo Vineyards Pinot Noir glass with a $20 La Bella Casa purchase
Paintings and art by local artist Benita Cole
Yamhill Valley Dry Goods
416 NE 3rd St
Welcome to Matzinger-Davies Wine Company!

About Matzinger-Davies Wine Company
Acclaimed winemakers Anna Matzinger & Michael Davies established the Matzinger Davies Wine Company with the intention of crafting wines with a resonant voice speaking to their geographic origin, varietal typicity and season. Authenticity, vibrancy and integrity should be their calling cards.
Hand-built terra cotta mugs, bowls, dishes and other home items by Lithic Ceramics. Each piece is imprinted with unique found items.
McMenamins Hotel Oregon
START HERE with Event Registration
310 NE Evans St
In-house selections from the Carter the Great Bar, just around the corner from the 3rd on 3rd registration area.Art throughout the hotel by McMennamins team of artists
Cascade Sotheby's International Realty
315 NE Evans St
Wine selections from Youngberg HillHardwood carvings by Linfield student Benny Ulibarri
Marilyn Affolter Fine Art Gallery
325 NE Evans St
J.L. Kiff Vineyard will be pouring a vertical of their estate 2012, 2013 and 2014 Pinot Noirs and Rosé.

Guests can taste this flight for one (1) taste ticket.
6th Anniversary Celebration!
Live music and new work by Nora Sherwood, Anna Lancaster and Rebecca Kiser.
Inner Oasis - Mind, Body, Spirit
448 NE 3rd St
Communique Wines by Ryan Sherman
Stop in for:
• Suzy's Chocolates
• Finger Foods by Mezcal Sabores de Mexico
• Intuitive reader from 11 to 7:30
Pinot Vista - McMinnville Tasting Lounge
448 NE 3rd St
In-house selections
John Stromme Gallery
448 NE 3rd St
Stop by Pinot Vista on the way up to John's new gallery.
John Stromme - Oil on Canvas
Ransom Wine Co. & Distillery Tasting Room
525 NE 3rd St
In-house selections based on availability, including:
• Rosato Frizzante
• Pinot Gris
• Riesling
• Gewürztraminer
• Albariño
• Grenache
• Tinta Cão
• Pinot Noir
• Cabernet Franc

Ask about a spirits tasting!
Poetry While You Wait, a fundraiser for McMinnville Library. Provide this talented group of local poets a topic and they will write an original poem for you before the end of the evening.

Beverage-inspired and functional ceramics by Bradley Speer of Pick This Farm & Studio

Terra Vina Wines
585 NE 3rd St
In-house selections including Big Reds. Enjoy one taste of your choice per ticket.

3rd on 3rd Special:
10% off the purchase of 2 or more bottles
Found Objects
512 NE 3rd St
Chris James Cellars will be pouring:
• 2017 Prost!, Willamette Valley ($24/bottle)
• 2018 Pinot Noir Blanc, Willamette Valley ($28/bottle )
• 2016 Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley ($26/bottle)
• 2017 Malbec, Columbia Valley ($38/bottle)

3rd on 3rd Special:
We are feeling jolly for the holidays. Buy a mixed 4-pack (1 bottle of each wine we are sampling) and save over 20%. $103 retail - sale price $79!
Mes Amies
522 NE 3rd St
Soter Vineyards will be pouring:
• 2015 Sparkling Brut Rose
• 2017 North Valley Reserve Chardonnay
• 2016 Mineral Spring Ranch Pinot Noir
Guests will able to taste all three wines for one (1) taste ticket.

3rd on 3rd Special:
15% off all bottle purchases made during the event
The art of Christine Garrison. an artist and visual arts instructor based in McMinnville. Growing up in a "don’t come in until it’s dark" kind of home, she welcomes the adventure and calm nature can inspire.
Currents Gallery
532 NE 3rd St
2nd generation Winegrower Forrest Schaad of Schaad Cellars will be pouring:
• 2017 Schaad Hill Edelzwicker $14.00/bottle)
• 2017 Old Vine Chardonnay ($18.00/bottle)
• 2017 Schaad Hill Pinot Noir ($20.00/bottle)
• 2015 Old Vine Pinot Noir ($35.00/bottle)
• 2016 Old Vine Pinot Noir ($35.00/bottle)

All wines are available for purchase during 3rd on 3rd.

The Schaad family has been farming in Oregon since 1903.
The Holiday Show is up and brimming with artful, giftable items. Delight your senses as you shop!
Shoe Mates
540 NE 3rd St
Roshni Vineyard will be pouring:
• Rose’ ($15/bottle and $150/case)
• Pinot Noir ($25/bottle)

About Roshni Vineyard
Roshni is a Hindi word for light and Roshni Vineyard is a south facing vineyard on the outskirts of McMinnville.

Extremely small production of Rose’ and Pinot Noir with less than 50 cases total made by Drew Voit of Harper Voit wines.
Nature's Paintbrush Images by photographer Tim McDaniel