EFESTĒ Events

Host your private event at EFESTĒ.

Feb
24
Fri
POP! Bubbles and Seafood @ McCaw Hall
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us at the 3rd Annual POP! Bubbles & Seafood on Friday, February 24 at the elegant McCaw Hall presented by Tulalip Resort Casino! This event, part of the Seattle Wine and Food Experience extravaganza by Seattle Magazine, features the Pacific Northwest’s bounty of seafood from Seattle’s best restaurants. For the red wine lovers we’ll be pouring our reserve red wines, Big Papa and Eléni.

Feb
25
Sat
Rockin’ Sips @ EFESTE
Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Rockin’ Sips, our wildly popular wine and music event, is a fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).

Soul Siren, the Northwest’s premier party band is returning to headline the event  and perform everyone’s dance favorites.

While rocking out, guests will be able to enjoy sips of some of our most popular EFESTĒ wines as well as exciting selections from Pepper Bridge Winery and William Church Winery, and refreshing microbrews from 20 Corners Brewing!
EFESTE: featuring Tough Guy Red, Sauvage Sauvignon Blanc, and Final Final
Pepper Bridge Winery: Amavi Cellars Walla Walla Valley Syrah and Pepper Bridge Cabernet Sauvignon
William Church Winery: Cabernet Franc and Malbec
20 Corners Brewing: Select microbrews

Have a fun souvenir photo taken at the magnificent photo booth provided by The SnapBar.

Nibble on slices of our signature gourmet pizza hot from our Wood Stone oven, crostini from Madison Park Cafe Catering, and appetizers from Green Apple Catering.

Enter to win some enticing prizes including large format bottles, salon and spa services from fabulous Beehive Salon, a dining gift certificate courtesy of popular Purple Cafe and Wine Bar, and the highly coveted Sip, Savor, and Sleep package from Willows Lodge and Barking Frog.

Go home with a souvenir glass commemorating the evening thanks to True Brands.

Unable to make it to the event but want to support the cause?  Purchase Tough Guy wine or become a sponsor.

Mar
4
Sat
Cabernet Classic @ Bellevue Porsche
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seattle Uncorked hosts its 7th Annual event featuring the king of the grapes, Cabernet Sauvignon! This prestigious event at Bellevue Porsche features over 50 of the best Cabernets and Cabernet based blends from 25 of Washington State’s premier wineries.

The event helps raise funds for “Talk It Up TV” – changing the world thru positive messaging and acts of kindness for those in need.

Light appetizers and complimentary valet parking from Butler Valet included.

Mar
23
Thu
Taste Washington Red and White Party @ Aqua by El Gaucho
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for the ultimate event to kick off your Taste Washington experience at Seattle’s sophisticated waterfront restaurant, AQUA by El Gaucho. We’ll be pouring our very best for VIP guests decked out in red and white while Chef Wesley Hood serves an exquisite menu. Our winemaker Peter likes to bring out the large format bottles for this event, so don’t miss out!

Mar
24
Fri
Taste Washington on the Farm @ Tahoma Farms
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

If you’re a fan of the locavore movement, Taste Washington on the Farm is for you! This special half day excursion brings wine and food lovers together with the people who grow and produce the artisanal products for which the Pacific Northwest is known. Guests at this “Wine and Wood-Fire” event will enjoy the wines of EFESTĒ and Treveri Cellars paired with a gourmet lunch featuring the produce of Tahoma Farms as prepared by Chef Nathan Crave. This event is sure to be a highlight of Taste Washington!

Join our winemaker, Peter Devison, at what is sure to be a special day surrounded by beautiful scenery at Tahoma Farms, an organic vegetable farm in the Puyallup Valley. A special selection of EFESTĒ wines will be paired with lunch, and guests will have an opportunity to learn about Peter’s skilled minimalist approach to crafting wines with a sense of place.

Hear from farmers Kim and Dan Hulse about their commitment to earth-friendly practices and from PCC Farmland Trust about the importance of protecting local farms in perpetuity.

Chef Nathan Crave from Palace Kitchen (Tom Douglas Restaurants) will prepare a delectable meal on-site using the farm’s produce and its outdoor pizza oven.

Check the Taste Washington website for tickets and more information.

Mar
25
Sat
Taste Washington Grand Tasting @ Century Link Field Event Center
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm


Join us for the ultimate event during Washington Wine Month. This incredible two day extravaganza showcases the best of Washington wines and regional restaurants. Plus, celebrity chefs flaunt their skills on the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Chef’s Stage.

Celebrity Chefs

Watch national celebrity chefs and local superstars flaunt their culinary chops in a state-of-the-art kitchen on the Grand Tasting floor. Featured chefs include renowned competitors on Bravo’s Top Chef including:
Jason Stratton of mbar
Stephanie Izard of Girl & the Goat
Gregory Gourdet of Departure Restaurant
Kristen Kish
Chad White of Zona Blanca

It’s nearly impossible to sample everything at the Grand Tasting. Thank goodness there are two days to enjoy the very best Washington State has to offer.

VIP Options

Consider upgrading to a Grand Tasting VIP ticket and receive early access. That includes a special VIP-only hour from 1pm – 2pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Doors open to general admission ticket holders at 2pm.

Mar
26
Sun
Big Climb 31 Seattle @ Columbia Center
Mar 26 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

EFESTĒ is a proud sponsor of Big Climb 31, supporting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Washington and Alaska. We thank all the participants who, like us, believe that someday is today. Look for our wines to be poured at the Climb’s 2017 Awards Ceremony.

If you are unable to participate in the climb, but would like to support cures, consider purchasing a bottle of our Tough Guy wine which also benefits LLS. Tough Guy is inspired by our own survivor, Joseph Taylor.

Taste Washington Grand Tasting @ Century Link Field Event Center
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm


Join us for the ultimate event during Washington Wine Month. This incredible two day extravaganza showcases the best of Washington wines and regional restaurants. Plus, celebrity chefs flaunt their skills on the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Chef’s Stage.

Celebrity Chefs

Watch national celebrity chefs and local superstars flaunt their culinary chops in a state-of-the-art kitchen on the Grand Tasting floor. Featured chefs include renowned competitors on Bravo’s Top Chef including:
Jason Stratton of mbar
Stephanie Izard of Girl & the Goat
Gregory Gourdet of Departure Restaurant
Kristen Kish
Chad White of Zona Blanca

It’s nearly impossible to sample everything at the Grand Tasting. Thank goodness there are two days to enjoy the very best Washington State has to offer.

VIP Options

Consider upgrading to a Grand Tasting VIP ticket and receive early access. That includes a special VIP-only hour from 1pm – 2pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Doors open to general admission ticket holders at 2pm.