Special Events

What’s going on at the farm this fall?

In town for the week and not sure what to do? Have no fear! Willow Creek Winery is open every day at 11am, and we host a number of weekly and special events all throughout the season.

Weekly Happenings

Pasta Sundays (2pm-5:30pm)

Pasta & family day at the farm. Bring the whole family for a time-honored tradition of pasta family and lots of vino. Relax in the vineyard or inside the winery at a table with your closest loved ones, and enjoy Sinatra radio, bottomless plates of pasta, salad and garlic bread. 

The cost is $25pp and includes a glass of wine or sangria on tap, choice of pasta, chef’s salad, and garlic bread. Children under 12 are $10pp, and young adults aged 12-20 are $20pp and include a fountain soda. Seating is limited, and reservations are strongly suggested.

Fire Pit Fridays (5:30pm-9:30pm)

Join us as we welcome some of the area’s most talented musicians performing live at the winery. Enjoy a wine tasting or glass of wine or sangria prior to taking a seat and ordering some of our delicious tapas while listening to incredible local performers. When you’re finished, grab a seat outside by the fire pit, and take in the vineyard sky above with all those that you love. 

Live music is from 6pm-9pm inside the winery, and seats fill up very fast!

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR GUARANTEED SEATING!
Please check our calendar to be sure we are not closed for a private event. 

Saturday Night Jazz Winter Series

December 2nd (4:30-7:00pm) & December 23rd (4:30-7:00pm), 

Are you a jazz enthusiast? Spend your Saturday nights this winter with us, and relax to the cool sounds of jazz!  Enjoy the wine, tapas and incredible vineyard views as you soak in the sun and the sound of the talented performers. Free admission!

 

Upcoming Events

Harvest Ball

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Saturday, November 18th 2017 from 5pm to 8pm

The response to our Harvest Ball has been so great that we’ve decided to extend our ticket sale deadline to Sunday, November 12th at 5pm!

Join us as Willow Creek Winery welcomes Master Chef Brian Parker from the Southern Mansion of Cape May for another great wine makers dinner Saturday, November 18, 5pm-8pm!
 
This event is in celebration of the successful harvest, and those who helped us make it successful. We would love for you to join us!
 
If you did not volunteer to harvest, but would still be interested in celebrating the bounty of harvest with us, we would be delighted to have you! Tickets can be purchased for $75 per person.
 
Evening Schedule:
5:00 pm – Guest arrival for cash bar cocktail hour
6:00 pm – Guests are seated to enjoy the 5-course wine-paired  dinner.
 
Menu:

First Course
Fresh Local Scallops wrapped in Apple Wood Smoked Bacon on a Bed of Lobster Sauce.
Paired to our Wilde Cock White
 
Second Course
Creamy Tomato Bisque with a touch of Thyme, White Wine and Garlic
Paired to our Wilde Cock Red
 
Third Course
Fresh Mozzarella and Plum Tomato Salad topped with Basil and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Paired to our signature Wilde Cock Prestige Silver
 
Intermezzo
Mango Sorbet rolled in Toasted Coconut
 
Fourth Course
Salmon Imperial*
Paired to our estate Pinot Noir
*Seafood allergy option available
 
Fifth Course
Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Drizzle
Paired to our Cranberry-Pomegranate Sangria
 
Entertainment:
The evening will feature a live jazz performance by the incredible Erik Marley Trio.
 
Dress Code:
This is a black tie (optional) event. Given the rustic element of harvest, we invite you to wear whatever makes you look and feel your best!
 
RSVP:
We will have very limited seating as this is a very special gathering in celebration of our farmers and harvest volunteers as well as wine and food lovers alike, so reserve your spot today!
 
For more info call 609-770-8782, 11am-5pm daily or to RSVP.  Must RSVP by Sunday, November 12th at 5pm.
 
We hope you can join us for this great event!
 
Our kindest regards,
 
Team Willow Creek

Comedy UnCorked

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Saturdays of November 25th & December 16th 2017 and January 20th, February 24th, March 24th & April 14th 2018

Join us one Saturday night each month, November-April, for Comedy UnCorked!! Enjoy a three-course, wine-paired dinner and comedy show staring a different group of hilarious NY comedians each month. This is an event not to miss!

6-7pm: Social Hour (Cash Bar)
Seating starts at approximately 6:15pm
7pm: Three-course wine-paired dinner is served
8pm: Comedy Show begins immediately following dinner, featuring three amazing NYC comics and comedic host, Sam Mushman.

Tickets are only $65 per person (dinner, wine, AND a show!!) and must be purchased in advance by calling 609-770-8782 ext. 5. Tickets are nonrefundable and nontransferable.

Rated MA for Mature Audiences – Must be 21 years of age to attend. The easily offended should stay home for this event.

We are very excited to release our menu for the November dinner. As our Chef uses only the freshest ingredients to create delicious meals from scratch, our menus normally are not finalized until the week of the event to ensure the highest quality ingredients are incorporated. Dietary restrictions can certainly be accommodated if our team is notified at the time that the tickets are purchased.

NOVEMBER 25TH MENU:

First Course
-Mixed Field Greens with a Choice of Two Dressings on the Side
-Paired to our WC Prestige Silver

Second Course
-Chef Parker’s Famous Chicken Marsala
-Boneless chicken breast marinated in sweet Marsala wine, dusted and seared in a cremini mushroom flour, and topped with Marsala wine and fresh mushroom sauce
-Paired to our Cabernet Sauvignon

Third Course
-Carrot Cake
-Paired to our delicious Pear-Guava White Sangria

5th Annual Sip & Shop “Holiday Love Drive

Saturday, December 9th & Sunday, December 10th 2017

SIP & SAMPLE great local wines & sangrias. While SHOPPING & SUPPORTING awesome LOCAL CAPE MAY COUNTY small business owners, artist, jewelers, designers, photographers, authors, bakers, hand made gift crafters. All while supporting our local food banks for the holidays.

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

To request an application, please contact us at WillowCreekWinery@gmail.com Subject: Sip & Shop Vendor Application

Paws & Pinot

Sunday, December 17th 2017 ~ 11am-4pm

Paws & Pinot will feature a variety of local pet rescue groups, artists and pet-related vendors. The event will be the perfect time to purchase gifts for any animal lover or your cat or dog in your family. Bottles of wine or wine tasting also make excellent holiday gifts to ring in the New Year.

If you’re in the market to welcome a pet into your home, there will be adoptable cats & dogs on site, 

Bring any non-perishable pet food item or unused pet toy with you and you will be eligible for a free sample of Willow Creek Winery’s newest release 2014 Pinot Noir. You will also be entered to win a private wine tasting for four (a $100 value). Three private wine tastings will be given during the Paws & Pinot event.

We hope to see you at Paws & Pinot! Your friendly, leashed pets are welcome to join you at this event!

 

Our Island Winery Is Open Everyday, Year Round At 11am.

RESERVATIONS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED FOR ALL VINEYARD VISITS 

Our farm is open everyday all year round for vineyard tours, private group tastings, wine tastings, and private events for up to 300 guests. We host many closed to the public events so reservations or calling ahead is always suggested, especially on the weekends.

For More Info Please Call Us At 609-770-8782

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