Add a personal touch to your gift giving this season! Yakima Valley wineries and businesses are offering unique ways to either create or buy special gifts for everyone on your list. Make a handmade grapevine wreath while enjoying fine Yakima Valley wine, or shop your way through one special holiday craft bazaars for unique and vintage handmade gifts! These are some of the best ways to help you get into that holiday spirit!
November 30th & December 1st – 3:00 – 7:00pm.
Commence your holiday shopping in a fun way by supporting local businesses while finding some new products for yourself and your loved ones. Enjoy glasses of holiday cheer while you browse, meet artists and crafters and feel free to bring your friends along for the fun!
December 2, 2017 – 10:00am – 5:00pm – $3 admission fee, kids get in free.
For the finest holiday gifts, don’t miss the 12th annual Mighty Tieton Holiday Crafts and Antiques Bazaar! Each year is bigger and better than the last! Over 60 curated vendors will be on hand to offer the most unique handmade and vintage items in the state. And there’s local food, live music and fun all day!
9th Annual Christmas Market at the Princess Theatre
November 18, 2017 – 10:00am – 3:00pm.
The Princess Theatre in Prosser presents its 9th annual Christmas Market, featuring one-of-a-kind, handmade and unique gifts from more than 20 vendors in the theatre’s Green Room. Admission is free.
Saturdays – 4:00 – 6:00pm
A rotating cast of our favorite local vendors, organizations and more. We are blessed with so many talented cooks, craftsmen and cultural curators in this town, and Gilbert Cellars takes the opportunity to celebrate them with Hometown Happy Hour. Running through the end of the year, Hometown Happy Hour will supply you with lots of holiday gift ideas, plus tons of wine!
- 11/18 – The Bake Shop at Johnson’s Orchards.
- 12/2 – Yakima Hop Candy.
- 12/9 – I Heart Yakima.
- 12/16 – Basalt Roasters!
November 18, 2017
Tis the season for Grapevine Wreath Making at Silver Lake Winery! Enjoy a delicious mulled spiced wine while you make your wreath! They will teach you how to create a beautiful holiday wreath from their own grapevines. These make excellent gifts for the holidays and great decorations in your home!
Every Sunday in November – 1:00 – 4:00pm – $20 per person
Tanjuli will provide you with all the materials along with a special holiday wine tasting! Master crafts instructor Linda Canary will guide you through the art of creating a holiday wreath from grape vines. Come enjoy the holiday magic at Tanjuli Winery!
December 5th – 6th – 6:00 – 8:30pm – $40 per person
Sign up for this fun and informative class on how to turn fresh greens, berries and cones into a wreath worthy of your front door. All participants will take a completed project home. Please bring your own gloves and pruners, along with any bows or ribbon you would like to match with your decor.
November 16, 2017 – 5:30 – 7:00pm. – $20 per person
Make and take two large and one medium holiday bow, perfect for decoration or wrapping up that special gift! Bring a friend, enjoy the provided snacks provided and make a special holiday keepsake!
Domanico Cellars is offering several classes to help you get into the holiday spirit! In addition to the fun classes, they also have wine available for purchase by the glass or bottle.
- Rustic Wood Signs – November 18, 2017 – 6:00 – 9:00pm – Learn how to turn a piece of old wood into a rustic wood sign. Choose from several wine related quotes and images and discover how to transfer them onto wood. Included with the class: all supplies and knowledge required to create a one of a kind rustic wood sign for you to take home.
- Cork Angel Ornaments – November 25, 2017 – 3:00 – 6:00pm – Thanksgiving is over and you have had your Black Friday fun. Now come relax and get your Christmas spirit going with these fun wine cork angle ornaments!
- Upcycle Wine Bottles “JOY”: – December 2, 2017 – 6:30 – 9:30pm – Let’s face it, we have all emptied a wine bottle or two. Come learn how to create an adorable winter wine bottle center piece from some of those left over bottles. All supplies and instruction provided. You will leave with this adorable center piece and the knowledge of how to remove labels and re-create this project at home.