ALDERDALE, Wash. - The public is invited to drive through the Horse Heaven Hills and enjoy the vistas, sip the wines and view the vineyards.
The Horse Heaven Hills Trail Drive takes place Saturday, July 18 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Alderdale, Wash., located about 33 miles from Umatilla off Highway 14.
Advanced tickets are $40 per person, or $50 if purchased after July 11, and includes an event glass, tour and tasting and a barbecue dinner. The barbecue will take place from 6-8 p.m., at Crow Butte Park. Tickets for the trail drive only are $30, which includes the wine tasting and logo glass. Tickets for the barbecue cost $20 for adults and $15 for those under 21.
For more information, go to www.horseheavenhills-winegrowers.org or call 509-894-4528. Additionally, Crow Butte Park is open and has camping sites for both tents and recreational vehicles. For reservations, go to www.crowbutte.com or call 509-875-2644.
- Tammy Malgesini