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.
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. You can read more about our line-up here.
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 exclusive entrance to our Swank Lounge.
VIP admission can be purchased for one day and starts at $35. Buy online to receive a discounted price.
Holiday Inn of Salem is the official host hotel for First Taste 2022! This beautifully rebuilt property features lovely rooms & amenities, plus a full service restaurant on site. They are offering great rates starting at $109 plus tax per night. Here is the link to make a reservation in the First Taste Oregon (FTO) block:
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If you have additional questions or wish to contact the property directly:
Holiday Inn : Salem
3301 Market St. NE,
Salem, Oregon 97301