The Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance is proud to announce our 5th annual Winter Sip & Stroll, scheduled for Saturday, February 8th. The Sip & Stroll is sponsored by Anthony's at Gig Harbor and Pam & Lee, Friends of the Alliance.
This popular tasting event, takes patrons on a tour along Gig Harbor’s beautiful waterfront sampling Northwest wines, brews, spirits, cider and tasty small bites at businesses serving as “Stroll Stops.” Tastings at the Sip & Stroll begin at 12pm and end at 4pm, with the popular wine store, located at the check-in location at the 7 Seas Brewing Event Space remaining open until 5pm. The Alliance provides complimentary transportation throughout the waterfront to make it easy to visit all of the Stroll Stops. Two locations will be offering live music during the afternoon.
Participants will receive a commemorative tasting glass, a map of all the Stroll Stop locations and exhibitors and 15 sip tickets for alcohol. Additional, non-refundable sip tickets will be available for a small fee at the registration desk.
Early-bird tickets can be purchased online for $35 through February 2nd. After that, General Admission tickets can be purchased online for $40 through February 7 if tickets still remain. Day of tickets can be purchased online for $45 on February 8 if tickets still remain. They can also be purchased at the door on the day of the event for $45 if any are still available. Our Winter Sip & Stroll's have all sold out in advance, so get your tickets early!
Complimentary shuttle service is available beginning at 12pm and continuing until 5pm. Parking is available throughout downtown.
The Winter Sip & Stroll is presented by the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance and the Rotary Club of Gig Harbor. For more information, contact the Alliance office at 253-514-0071 or visit Gig Harbor Wine & Food Festival on Facebook.
On the day of the event, ticket holders will need to check-in in downtown Gig Harbor in order to receive their map, sip tickets and wine glass. Check-in is located near the at the 7 Seas Event Space on Judson Street and opens a few minutes before noon. Wines that you have tasted will be available for sale at the wine store located at the check-in location until 5pm.
Here is the current list of Wineries, Breweries, Distilleries and Cideries participating!
Wineries: Browne Family Cellars, Dunham Cellars, Eleven Winery, Fortuity Cellars, Gordon Estate Wines, Hard Hat Winery, Henry Earl Estates, Long Cellars, Michael Florentino, Olalla Vineyard & Winery, Sparkman Cellars, State 42 Winery, The Walls, Willamette Valley Vineyards.
Breweries: 7 Seas Brewing, Gig Harbor Brewing, E2W Brewing, Fox Island Brewing and Wet Coast Brewing.
Plus Spirits from Heritage Distilling and Cider from Spin Cider
Want to enjoy dinner downtown afterwards? Be sure to make your downtown Gig Harbor dinner reservations now!
For more details about the event be sure to stay up-to-date by following us on facebook at Gig Harbor Wine & Food Festival.
This event is for ages 21+.