Corks + Forks is presented by:

Classic Wines Auction

919 NE 19th Ave,

Suite 160

Portland, OR 97232

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EVENT DETAILS

Thursday, June 4, 2020

The Redd on Salmon Street

VIP Access - 5pm | General Access - 6pm

On sale in March

Corks + Forks, presented by Classic Wines Auction, is a relaxed wine and food tasting event supporting five local nonprofits. You'll nibble on delicious bites from Portland’s hottest restaurants and sip from the area’s best wineries – all without leaving the city limits - your ticket is all-inclusive. Stop by the event photo booth, enjoy live spins from the DJ Shortchange, taste special pours by guest sommeliers, and get insight on the wine industry from top local experts. New this year! A curated silent auction where you can bid-to-win an array of wine and experiences.

 

Gather your friends and eat, drink and mingle while experiencing the ultimate urban wine tasting event all in support of five local nonprofit partners. 21+ only please. ID will be checked at the door.

Location

The Redd on Salmon Street
831 SE Salmon Street | Details

The Redd on Salmon Street is an Ecotrust development designed to support local food enterprises, connect chefs, food service directors and entrepreneurs to independent farmers, ranchers and fishermen in the region, and help scale a robust food economy across the Pacific Northwest.

Attire

This is our most relaxed event so come cool and casual, ready to eat, drink and dance the evening away!

The Food

With 15+ food vendors represented, there will be options for everyone. Vegetarian, gluten free and vegan dishes will be clearly marked. 

The Wine

Wine will be available at tasting stations manned by winery representatives. Guest sommeliers will also be roaming through the venue, providing tastes of premium wines. Keep an eye open for the volunteers in the orange shirts!

Auction

Exclusive wine country experiences, premier wines, luxury items and much more will be up for bid when the silent auction opens in April.

Demonstration Kitchen

Featuring several chefs throughout the evening, the emcee will offer insights on the dishes, interact with the audience, and share thoughtful wine pairing suggestions. Join us for a bite of fun and education!

Entertainment

DJ Shortchange will be on hand spinning the tunes, ready for you to hit the dance floor.

Raffle

Volunteers will be selling raffle tickets offering the opportunity to win exciting prizes. 

Games

It's not just wine and food at this event. Bring some extra cash to try your hand at several fun wine-themed games on hand. And don't forget the photo booth!

The Cause

Corks + Forks is presented by Classic Wines Auction, producing world-class events that benefit five nonprofits serving children and families in our community. Over the past 35 years, Classic Wines Auction has raised nearly $50 million for nonprofit organizations including: Metropolitan Family Service, New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children - Portland, YWCA Clark County and Unity Center for Behavioral Health.

Volunteers

Events like these can't happen without the help of a strong team of volunteers.

Ticket policies

This is a 21+ only event. Please bring your ticket and ID with you to the event to present at registration.

There are no paper tickets - your name will be on a list at the door. 

As this is a fundraising event, we cannot offer refunds, however your tickets are transferable to another guest.

Smoking is not allowed at the venue. No dogs are allowed on the property.


Please bring your own water bottle to be refilled from water stations.

 

This is an indoor event and will be held rain or shine.  

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