Painting and Wine events with Corks and Canvas

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Seems like everyone loves to paint with wine. With groups in town like Pinot’s Palate and Tipsy Muse, painting parties are springing up everywhere. Nectar Tasting Room is proud to partner with Seattle based Corks and Canvas. Now you and your friends can enjoy the great Washington wine we serve in our beautiful barrel room. Corks and Canvas events will be moving to every third Wednesday at the tasting room. Our first event was a huge success and sellout. The next event is September 23 and future events are 10/21, 11/18, 12/16. Check out their event calendar for all their events […]

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Skylite Cellars Winemakers Dinner September 16

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Greg Matiko is one of the up and coming winemakers in Walla Walla. Ashley Hodgins is the co-owner and winery manager for Skylite Cellars. Over the years of working together, they fell in love and earlier this summer Greg proposed to Ashley. She said yes! A love story rich in wine deserves to be celebrated with great wine and food. Join us Wednesday, September 16 for a unique and fun winemakers dinner with Ashley AND Greg. Our talented Chef Paloma will create a masterful dinner that will be paired with 5 Skylite Cellars wines. In addition to celebrating Greg and […]

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Vintage Spokane Returns…to the Spokane Convention Center

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In 2009, Spokane hosted its final Taste Washington at the Davenport Hotel. In 2011 the folks at Varsity Communications saved the day by resurrecting the event under a different name, Vintage Spokane. With over 50 wineries participating, the first event was at The Lincoln Center with the following two years being held at Northern Quest Resort and Casino. After a 1 year hiatus to regroup and look for a new location, the summer’s largest (and potentially the year’s best) wine event returns to The Spokane Convention Center. Spokane wine lovers can sample over 150 wines from the growing list of […]

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Welcome to Spokane Davenport Grand Hotel

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For the last two years we have watched the skyline of Spokane change from our corner of Stevens and Main. What was once a parking lot across the street from the INB Performing Arts Center is now a grand hotel appropriately named The Davenport Grand Hotel. Spokane business icons, Walt and Karen Worthy, known for restoring and revitalizing the historic Davenport Hotel, have provided Spokane with a gift of a modern 700 room hotel and convention space. We are excited to have our new neighbors a short one block away! As guests check in and out and enjoy our awesome […]

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Cork District Spring Release Weekend 2015

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The tulips are in bloom and Spring has sprung. Each year Mother’s Day weekend ushers in the new wine releases from local wineries and tasting room. Spokane has an abundance of craft wine and a reputation for high quality. Stop by the 20+ tasting rooms and wineries over the upcoming weekend and celebrate mom. Many of the Spokane wineries are featuring brand new wines and all local wineries and tasting rooms will be open from Noon-5pm on Friday, Saturday AND Sunday! Use the following link to plan your route. Make sure you stay hydrated and bring a designated driver. http://www.williamrast.com/saskatchewan-loans […]

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