First Taste Oregon – January 27-28, 2023

Welcome to First Taste Oregon!

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First Taste is an event of epic proportions featuring fabulous Oregon Wines, Hard Ciders, Spirits, Brews & Delectable Eats for a one-of-a-kind shopping experience.

First Taste 2023 will be bigger and better than ever! We’re moving to the Jackman Long building at the Oregon State Fairgrounds in Salem. We have more great vendors, entertainment, and artists. Sign-up for our newsletter to receive exclusive offers and be the first to know when tickets go on sale.

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First Taste features the best of the best Oregon has!

Art, Wine, Brew, Spirits, and Food

First Taste features some of the industry’s best winemakers, craft brewers, spirit distillers, artists and culinary masters. If wine is not your thing, enjoy a hard cider or a craft brew from one of the state’s best craft brewers or discover your new favorite distilled beverage. Plus, with various artists and commercial vendors, you’re sure to find a one-of-a-kind must-have item.

Live Entertainment

First Taste Oregon would not be complete without some incredible musical talent. The First Taste Stage brings a variety of acts to play at our event.

Pop-up Bar

Don’t miss our pop-up bar for demonstrations from our best distilleries, wineries, and chefs. From specialty cocktail recipes to food pairings to charcuterie board building; you’ll learn some new tricks to impress all your friends.

Treat Yourself to the VIP Experience

Get the most out of your First Taste experience with VIP tickets.

VIP passes are limited and include: admission into the event, a commemorative event glass, complimentary tastes, special First Taste SWAG bags, and entrance to our exclusive Swank Lounge that features catered bites and special VIP only tastes and demos.

Where to Stay

The Best Western Premier Keizer / Salem Hotel (5188 Wittenberg Ln NE Keizer, Oregon 97303. Approx. 9 minutes from event) is our host hotel this year.

First Taste Room block rates start at $96 (plus tax) Book early to get the best rate.

Click Here To Book NOW or call 503-390-4733 and ask for the First Taste Room Block

Plus, new this year, there is a FREE SHUTTLE provided by First Taste to and from our host hotel.