Special Events and Live Music

The Pines 1852 attends and hosts a number of wine events each season. We’re excited to offer more special events in the future hosted in our Tasting Room. For a complete listing of our upcoming events please see below.

The Old Vines

Every Sunday, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Come enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon at The Pines with a glass of fine wine and an eclectic mix of music by Hood River’s own, Tune Time. Just as wine is composed of many elements, you’ll find a musical blend of standards – folk, jazz, country and just enough blues to keep your toes tapping.

Brian Litt

Friday, March 16th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Hood River’s own Brian Litt serves up a tasty blend of acoustic American roots music. He features Delta Blues slide guitar, Ragtime Blues, original tunes and heartfelt vocals.

St. Patty’s Day Party: Featuring Soul Prophet

Saturday, March 17th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Join us for a St. Patrick’s Day party! Soul Prophet will will be rockin’ the house so bring your dancin’ shoes! Happy Hour pricing all night long for those dressed in green!





Willy & Nelson

Friday, March 23rd, 6:00-9:00 PM

Enjoy an energetic and fun display of rock and blues. This talented group loves to show us a good time.

 Spring Fling Wine Sale

Thursday March 29th – Saturday March 31st




We will be closed Sunday April 1st in observance of the Easter holiday.

Have a safe and happy holiday!


The Pale Ales


Friday, March 30th, 6:00-9:00 PM

The Pale Ales are a three-piece acoustic folk-rock band playing covers and originals, incoporating three-part harmonies and melodic guitar solos. The band consists of Rob Guidera on guitar and vocals, Glen Holmberg on guitar and vocals, and George Bentz on bass guitar.

Chic Preston Trio

Friday, April 6th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Chic Preston Trio with Tim Ortlieb on drums and Ryan McAlexander on bass. Playing a tasty gorge goulash of jazz, blues, funk, folk and country.

Portland Grand Tasting

Thursday, April 12th, 5:00-8:00 PM

Sample award-winning wines from over 20 Gorge wineries, all pouring under the same roof for one night only. Socialize with vintners and learn about our renowned wine region! We invite you to discover Columbia Gorge wine and experience the passion and craft that goes into every bottle.

Tickets on sale now at portlandgrandtasting.com!

Ryan Kolberg & Doug Stepina

Friday, April 13th, 6:00-9:00 PM

The Duo’s diverse set list includes a blend of their own creative original tunes and a unique spin on some classic covers of any era.

Copper Club Pick Up Party

Saturday and Sunday, April 14th & 15th, 12:00-5:00 PM

Come and celebrate our new Spring wine club release! We will be tasting all of the delicious wines that will be in April’s shipment along with plenty of hors d’oeurves and good times! We look forward to seeing you there! Cheers!  

Spring Wine Walk

Saturday & Sunday, April 14th & 15th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Spring is in the air! What better way to enjoy the warmer weather and longer days than with a glass of wine in hand? Your $30 entry pass includes 2 complementary tastes at participating downtown wineries, a glass for tasting, and a bag to carry all of your fabulous finds home in! Tickets available online (hoodriverwinealliance.com) or purchase during the wine walk at the Hood River Hotel.

Kit Garoutte

Friday, April 20th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Guitar and vocals by Kit Garoutte–jazz, pop, classical, blues, r & b, folk, funk, rock, new acoustic–an eclectic, finger pickin’ mix you won’t want to miss.

Chihuahua Desert

Friday, April 27th, 6:00-9:00 PM

Escape to the musical stylings of Chihuahua Desert, and experience the best Borderline Fiesta and western music around! Country and South-of-the-Border classics are a crowd-favorite, also with a splash of refreshing original music.

Pour Oregon

Sunday, April 29th, 2:00-6:00 PM

Brought to you by the Cellar 503 wine club, Pour Oregon is a wine festival celebrating Oregon wine and benefiting Make-A-Wish Oregon. We’re featuring 50 small, artisan winemakers making great wine in every corner of Oregon.The Pines will be there pouring a fantastic line up of our wines, including our Old Vine Zin. Hope you can make it out to drink some great wine for a good cause!

Castaway Portland
1900 NW 18th Ave
Portland OR 97209

*Admission includes a tasting glass and complimentary wine tasting

 June Copper Club Pick Up Party

Come and celebrate our new Summer wine club release! We will be tasting all of the delicious wines that will be in June’s shipment along with plenty of hors d’oeurves and good times! We look forward to seeing you there! Cheers!  

Saturday, June 16th, 12:00 – 5:00 PM

 Copper Club Appreciation Party

Saturday, June 30th, 4:00 – 8:00 PM

Old Vine Zinfandel Release Party

Saturday, September 15th, 4:00 – 8:00 PM