The Southern Oregon World of Wine is the premier wine event for Southern Oregon
It is also the premier fundraising event in support of local medical care at Asante. The funds raised during the Southern Oregon World of Wine will go to Children’s Miracle Network and other programs supported by Asante Foundation to help ensure when your family needs them–Asante will be there with the finest medical care in a compassionate manner.
The goal is to build the Southern Oregon World of Wine into a destination event celebrating the wine industry and highlighting the culinary, hospitality, natural beauty, cultural and outdoor activities of Southern Oregon.
This year’s Southern Oregon World of Wine is set for August 17 – 23 at the historic Bigham Knoll Campus at 525 Bigham Knoll Drive in Jacksonville. The event boasts wines from 50 southern Oregon wineries and offers attendees a rare opportunity to meet the faces of the area’s winemakers.
The Wine Competition will feature some of the best wines from participating wineries that will be tasted and judged by a panel of renowned judges, who traveled from all over the country to participate. Blind tastings are done on Thursday and Friday of the event. The winning wines will be showcased at the Medal Dinner and Auction on Friday.
At the end of the week, participants are invited to enjoy a Grand Tasting event full of fine culinary and wine experience. Winemakers and owners from 50-plus wineries will showcase more than 100 of the best wines unique to the region. Enjoy musical entertainment and a silent auction.
The Southern Oregon World of Wine Festival has been one of the Southern Oregon’s premier events for the past 12 years.