8th Annual Festival of Arts and Wine ... and beer!

Saturday, June 28, from 1 to 5 p.m.


Abbot Gregory Duerr, OSB, and the monks of Mount Angel Abbey invite you to join them for the 2014 Festival of Arts & Wine, a friend and fundraising event in support of the monastery, library and guest house.


Event Features

Ten fine Oregon wineries

Two prize-winning Oregon microbreweries

Delicious hors d’oeuvres provided by local restaurants and caterers

Artisanal treats – chocolate, mustard, donuts, cheese, nuts and sweets!

Juried art exhibits and sales

Wine wall (with a $25 ticket, you may select a wrapped bottle valued at $30–175)

Live auction of premiere adventures and items

Raffle ticket sales to win original art works



Dinner for eight in your own home, featuring local fare prepared by Mount Angel Abbey’s own Chef Paul

Weekend get-away for four on the Oregon Coast, includes guided salmon fishing trip and breakfast

One-of-a-kind Traeger Grill for backyard cookouts

Dinner for eight with the Recker brothers, Fr. Odo and Fr. Ralph, on the Hilltop or in your home – fun, food and fellowship!

One-week stay for up to 12 at Black Butte Ranch mountain resort near Sisters, Oregon

Paddle Raiser (What does Fr. Martin Grassel, OSB, have on his wish list this year?)

Learn more


Purchase Tickets

All tickets include complimentary catered hors d’oeuvres and artisanal food, free wine and beer tasting, live music and monk-led tours of the Abbey grounds.

Single Ticket: $50

Patron Ticket: $125 (includes a $75 tax-deductible donation)

Special Group of Four Discount: $160 (save $40!)

Special Group of Eight Discount: $300 (save $100!)


Wish to stay overnight at the Abbey?

For ticket holders who wish to stay overnight at the Abbey Guest House, we offer special rates. Included in your stay will be a salad buffet dinner at 6 p.m. after Vespers on Saturday, an evening of relaxation on the Hilltop visiting with other guests, and a brunch with some of the monks at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. Single night/double occupancy is $120; single night/single occupancy is $75. Call 503-845-3025 to make reservations.


To learn more or join the planning committee, please contact us at 503-845-3064.

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If you are unable to attend the Festival of Arts & Wine this year, but would still like to make a donation, we would love to hear from you!



If you are an artist, winery, microbrewery, restaurant, caterer or an artisan food producer, please contact us to learn more about participation in 2015.