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The 2018 Classic Wines Auction

March 3, 2018
Oregon Convention Center

The 34th Annual Classic Wines Auction is upon us! We look forward to another incredible year.

Thanks to your support, in 2017, we raised $3.5 million to support children and families in need in our community! Let’s do it again this year.

GUEST INFORMATION

Bid now on great packages!

Get in early on the bidding action, even if you’re not attending the Auction! Anyone can bid on Super Silent Auction packages and post-Auction dinners & parties from anywhere in the world! Register ahead of time using the link below and enjoy easy, mobile bidding right at your fingertips with your phone or tablet. You can also bid from your computer.You don’t have to attend the Classic Wines Auction to use mobile bidding, you can bid in real-time on these great packages from anywhere! 

Order premium wine for your table at the Auction

We are happy to offer the following premier wines to be enjoyed at your table the night of the Auction. Order here and wines will be delivered to your table by a volunteer. What a treat for your table!

  • 2009 Louis Roederer Cristal Brut Champagne 750 ml
  • 2005 Abeja Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
  • 2010 Staglin Family Vineyard Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
  • 2009 Beaux Frères Vineyard Pinot Noir 750 ml
  • 2013 Bouchard Pere & Fils Le Corton Grand Cru Burgundy 750 ml

Get your 2018 Commemorative Magnum

Commemorative magnums are a cherished tradition for guests and supporters of Classic Wines Auction. The 2018 bottle features an etched rendering of “Almost Unmoved In Itself” by artist Stephen Hayes on a 1.5 liter bottle of 2016 Evening Land Vineyard Seven Springs Chardonnay.

Only 30 bottles are available at $300 per bottle. Purchase at the Auction or online here before they sell out!

Guests can pre-register now

Skip the lines at registration and ease on into the Auction using SWIFTCHECK. Just register payment information online and you’ll be ready to start the party as soon as you arrive!

HOTEL PACKAGE

Stay in style at The Dossier

Keep the opulence of the night going with a stay at downtown Portland’s luxurious Dossier Hotel. Auction guests enjoy a 20% discount, breakfast, valet parking and wine.

Classic Wines Auction Catalog

View the 2018 Auction catalog, filled with information about the Auction and a complete list of Auction packages including once-in-a-lifetime experiences and exclusive parties and dinners to rare and cult wines, luxury sports cars, international destination packages and more!

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MOBILE BIDDING

Bid now on great packages!

Get in early on the bidding action, even if you’re not attending the Auction! Anyone can bid on Super Silent Auction packages and post-Auction dinners & parties from anywhere in the world! Register ahead of time using the link below and enjoy easy, mobile bidding right at your fingertips with your phone or tablet. You can also bid from your computer.You don’t have to attend the Classic Wines Auction to use mobile bidding, you can bid in real-time on these great packages from anywhere! 

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PRE-ORDER WINE

Order premium wine for your table at the Auction

We are happy to offer the following premier wines to be enjoyed at your table the night of the Auction. Order here and wines will be delivered to your table by a volunteer. What a treat for your table!

  • 2009 Louis Roederer Cristal Brut Champagne 750 ml
  • 2005 Abeja Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
  • 2010 Staglin Family Vineyard Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
  • 2009 Beaux Frères Vineyard Pinot Noir 750 ml
  • 2013 Bouchard Pere & Fils Le Corton Grand Cru Burgundy 750 ml
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2018 MAGNUMS

Get your 2018 Commemorative Magnum

Commemorative magnums are a cherished tradition for guests and supporters of Classic Wines Auction. The 2018 bottle features an etched rendering of “Almost Unmoved In Itself” by artist Stephen Hayes on a 1.5 liter bottle of 2016 Evening Land Vineyard Seven Springs Chardonnay.

Only 30 bottles are available at $300 per bottle. Purchase at the Auction or online here before they sell out!

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PRE-REGISTRATION

Guests can pre-register now

Skip the lines at registration and ease on into the Auction using SWIFTCHECK. Just register payment information online and you’ll be ready to start the party as soon as you arrive!

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HOTEL

HOTEL PACKAGE

Stay in style at The Dossier

Keep the opulence of the night going with a stay at downtown Portland’s luxurious Dossier Hotel. Auction guests enjoy a 20% discount, breakfast, valet parking and wine.

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CATALOG

Classic Wines Auction Catalog

View the 2018 Auction catalog, filled with information about the Auction and a complete list of Auction packages including once-in-a-lifetime experiences and exclusive parties and dinners to rare and cult wines, luxury sports cars, international destination packages and more!

ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZED CHARITY WINE AUCTIONS

THE CLASSIC WINES AUCTION | SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2018 | OREGON CONVENTION CENTER

Join more than 850 of the region’s finest at the 34th annual Classic Wines Auction on March 3, 2018 at the Oregon Convention Center. The 2018 Auction will kick-off with a delicious tasting reception featuring the region’s premier winemakers and producers and delicious bites from Portland’s top-rated chefs and restaurants. During the tasting reception, peruse more than 280 silent and super silent auction packages including rare and exquisite wines, exotic travel destinations, pro sports experiences, weekend getaways, celebrity meet-and-greets, exclusive dinners, parties and more!

Following the tasting reception guests will gather in the Portland Ballroom at the Oregon Convention Center for a multi-course gourmet dinner paired with wines from the 2018 Classic Wines Auction Honorary Wine Ambassadors. The evening will continue with an exhilarating live auction and special appeal all in support of our benefiting non profit partners. Then, guests will keep the party going after the bidding ends at NIGHTCAP, the official Classic Wines Auction after-party! This year’s event is guaranteed to be an evening to remember. Don’t miss it!

WINE (AND FOOD!) WORKING WONDERS

BRINGING CHEFS AND WINEMAKERS TOGETHER FOR 34 YEARS

When you reside in one of the top-rated food cities in the country, you don’t have to travel far to experience award-winning culinary delights. For the past 33 years, Classic Wines Auction has tapped into the burgeoning confluence of world-renowned chefs, culinary artisans and celebrated winemakers in our own backyard to provide a charitable showcase for the bountiful food and wine industry in the Pacific Northwest.

Through the Classic Wines Auction event series, we’ve harnessed the insatiable appetite of our epicurean community to create one of the most recognized and celebrated charitable food and wine programs in the country. Now in our 34th year, we continue to be honored to work with the remarkable and overwhelmingly generous restaurants, chefs, food producers and wineries who have committed to supporting our year-round series of events.

It is our pleasure to present to you many opportunities to enjoy a transcendent culinary experience for a good cause. We hope you will find your Classic Wines Auction event experience positively unforgettable. Bon Appétit!

IT'S ABOUT MORE THAN JUST GREAT FOOD AND WINE

Classic Wines Auction is more than just great food and wine. Our year-long series of events raises funds for local nonprofit partners doing amazing work to support children and families in our community. All proceeds from the Classic Wines Auction (and related events) benefit programs and services offered by Metropolitan Family Service (MFS), New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children – Portland, YWCA Clark County and Unity Center for Behavioral Health.

Based in Portland, OR, Classic Wines Auction is a nonprofit organization dedicated to producing the Classic Wines Auction and related food and wine events to raise funds for local nonprofit organizations benefiting children and families. Consistently recognized as one of the top ten charity wine auctions in the country by Wine Spectator Magazine since 2001, the Classic Wines Auction and related events have raised over $43 million for Portland area nonprofits since its inception in 1982.

Learn more about the Classic Wines Auction five benefiting nonprofit partners.

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THE AUCTION

ONE OF THE MOST RECOGNIZED CHARITY WINE AUCTIONS

THE CLASSIC WINES AUCTION | SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2018 | OREGON CONVENTION CENTER

Join more than 850 of the region’s finest at the 34th annual Classic Wines Auction on March 3, 2018 at the Oregon Convention Center. The 2018 Auction will kick-off with a delicious tasting reception featuring the region’s premier winemakers and producers and delicious bites from Portland’s top-rated chefs and restaurants. During the tasting reception, peruse more than 280 silent and super silent auction packages including rare and exquisite wines, exotic travel destinations, pro sports experiences, weekend getaways, celebrity meet-and-greets, exclusive dinners, parties and more!

Following the tasting reception guests will gather in the Portland Ballroom at the Oregon Convention Center for a multi-course gourmet dinner paired with wines from the 2018 Classic Wines Auction Honorary Wine Ambassadors. The evening will continue with an exhilarating live auction and special appeal all in support of our benefiting non profit partners. Then, guests will keep the party going after the bidding ends at NIGHTCAP, the official Classic Wines Auction after-party! This year’s event is guaranteed to be an evening to remember. Don’t miss it!

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THE FOOD & WINE

WINE (AND FOOD!) WORKING WONDERS

BRINGING CHEFS AND WINEMAKERS TOGETHER FOR 34 YEARS

When you reside in one of the top-rated food cities in the country, you don’t have to travel far to experience award-winning culinary delights. For the past 33 years, Classic Wines Auction has tapped into the burgeoning confluence of world-renowned chefs, culinary artisans and celebrated winemakers in our own backyard to provide a charitable showcase for the bountiful food and wine industry in the Pacific Northwest.

Through the Classic Wines Auction event series, we’ve harnessed the insatiable appetite of our epicurean community to create one of the most recognized and celebrated charitable food and wine programs in the country. Now in our 34th year, we continue to be honored to work with the remarkable and overwhelmingly generous restaurants, chefs, food producers and wineries who have committed to supporting our year-round series of events.

It is our pleasure to present to you many opportunities to enjoy a transcendent culinary experience for a good cause. We hope you will find your Classic Wines Auction event experience positively unforgettable. Bon Appétit!

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THE GOOD

IT'S ABOUT MORE THAN JUST GREAT FOOD AND WINE

Classic Wines Auction is more than just great food and wine. Our year-long series of events raises funds for local nonprofit partners doing amazing work to support children and families in our community. All proceeds from the Classic Wines Auction (and related events) benefit programs and services offered by Metropolitan Family Service (MFS), New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children – Portland, YWCA Clark County and Unity Center for Behavioral Health.

Based in Portland, OR, Classic Wines Auction is a nonprofit organization dedicated to producing the Classic Wines Auction and related food and wine events to raise funds for local nonprofit organizations benefiting children and families. Consistently recognized as one of the top ten charity wine auctions in the country by Wine Spectator Magazine since 2001, the Classic Wines Auction and related events have raised over $43 million for Portland area nonprofits since its inception in 1982.

Learn more about the Classic Wines Auction five benefiting nonprofit partners.

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Saturday March 3, 2018

AT THE OREGON CONVENTION CENTER

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OUR NONPROFIT PARTNERS

Proceeds from the Classic Wines Auction will benefit the following local nonprofit partners. 

Metropolitan Family Service
New Avenues for Youth
Friends of the Children - Portland
YWCA Clark county
Unity Center for Behavioral Health
Our Events

OUR EVENTS

At The Classic Wines Auction, we do more than just one, fabulous Gala and Auction event. We specialize in premier food and wine event experiences that are unparalleled by any other charitable food and wine program in the country. Our Classic Wines Auction series of events includes five distinctive event brands each providing a unique opportunity for guests to fully immerse themselves in an unforgettable epicurean experience, all while giving back to the community.

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OUR SPONSORS

We receive financial support from many prominent local, regional and national sponsors. A Classic Wines Auction sponsorship offers a unique opportunity to associate your brand or company with one of the most recognized charity wine programs in the country.