Chateau Experience

Only 15 miles
from Seattle, yet
a world away

On a map, Chateau Ste. Michelle winery is 15 miles outside of Seattle in Woodinville, Washington. But when you're walking the historic grounds with a glass of wine in hand while a peacock says hello from a few feet away, you think you're a million miles away from everything.

Chateau Experience

Longest list of
wines in the state

Whether you're here as an escape from the ordinary or to take a deep dive into our long list of award-winning wines, you must try our tours and tastings. Our passionate, diverse staff will provide a wide array of wines to try, many unavailable anywhere else.

Chateau Experience

Events & Activities
for every mood

The Chateau experience offers wine & food classes from our in-house culinary team, unforgettable chef dinners, and a renowned summer concert series benefitting our charitable giving fund.

Upcoming Events


Vintage Reserve Club

Vintage Reserve Club Cellar Tours

Chateau Ste. Michelle

$15 per person Buy Tickets

Vintage Reserve Club members are invited to tour the cellar and explore, learn and sample straight from the fermentation tanks with our winemakers.

Reservations are online and for VRC members exclusively. Space is limited, so act fast! Check-in is with our lobby receptionist on tour day. 

$15 per person 

Estate Members: May Purchase up to 2 tickets
Heritage Reserve Members: May Purchase up to 4 tickets

We ask that you refrain from wearing high heels and open-toed shoes in the cellar.


Vintage Reserve Club

50th Anniversary Throwback Thursdays

Vintage Reserve Club Room

10:00am - 5:00pm

In celebration of our 50th Anniversary, come join us as we tap into the cellar to bring out some of our best aged wines, stamped with the approval of our Winemakers, and Master Sommelier Rob Bigelow.

One of our educated staff members will be present to discuss the nuances and style of these aged wines, known for their cellaring potential. Wines will be available for purchase while quantities last.

No RSVP required. This event is complimentary for VRC members. We hope to see you there!

Other Dates:
March 30th


50th Anniversary

Taste Washington Seminar

Four Seasons Hotel Seattle

10:30am - 12:00pm
Buy Tickets

50 Years of Chateau Ste. Michelle: Celebrating a Washington State Legend

Moderator: Sean P. Sullivan, Wine Enthusiast magazine

One of the most influential wineries on the world’s stage, Chateau Ste. Michelle has not only helped establish the Washington wine region, but also formed important winemaking partnerships globally.

Come join us at this very special seminar as we talk with the luminaries themselves about the winery’s beginnings and how it has evolved over the decades, as well as what the future holds for Washington wine. This tasting will include an exceptional selection from the winery’s cellar including wines from their Eroica, Col Solare, and Tenet international partnerships.

Bob Bertheau, Winemaker, Chateau Ste. Michelle
Bob Betz, MW, Betz Family Winery
Ted Baseler, President & CEO, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
Kevin Corliss, VP of Vineyards, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
Sara Schneider, Wine Editor, Sunset Magazine

To buy tickets visit the Taste Washington website:

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Summer Concerts


June - September

Celebrating our 33rd year of live performances, Chateau Ste. Michelle invites you to share the 2017 Summer Concert Series with us.

NEW this year, all concert ticket sales will be online only through Ticketmaster. Due to our extensive remodel, concert ticket sales in the Wine Shop will not be available until construction work is complete, likely after the launch of the series.

Join our mailing list for updates and upcoming show announcements.

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