The 2018 Carlton Crush Harvest Festival will celebrate our neighbors, our visitors, our businesses, and the annual harvest, all of which contribute to our terrific quality of life. 

VISIT US & PLAN A WEEKEND IN WINE COUNTRY!

Saturday, September 8, 2018
In Carlton's Wennerberg Park (Lower City Park)

 

 

THROUGHOUT THE DAY AT CARLTON CRUSH...

Many Selections of Fine Wines & Craft Beers
Food Options in the Festival Area & on Main Street in Downtown Carlton
Live Music from Several Bands - From Noon Until Closing
Artists' Market Booths: Art, Crafts & Specialty Products

2018 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE (SUBJECT TO REVISIONS)

ALL ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE IN WENNERBERG PARK

9:00 AM           Complimentary One Hour Early Bird Yoga with "The Two Christines"

9:15 AM            Sign-Up: Kids' Grape Stomp Competition (Ages 6 - 12) -                                             At the Main Entrance

10:00 AM          Kids' Grape Stomp Competition

10:30 AM          Sign-Up: Kids' Watermelon Eating Contest (Ages 6 - 12) -                                            At the Main Entrance

11:00 AM           Team Grape Stomp Competition Check-In - Main Entrance

                         Artists' Market, Food & Beverage Vendors - Open for Business

11:15 AM            Kids' Watermelon Eating Contest

12:00 PM           Live Music with JUSTUS REECE  

12:00 PM           Team Grape Stomp Competition - Initial Heats

1:45 PM              Live Music with RICH LAYTON & THE TROUBLEMAKERS

2:30 PM             Team Grape Stomp Competition - SEMI-FINALS

3:00 PM            Team Grape Stomp Competition - GRAND FINALE!

4:15 PM             Live Music with AC PORTER & THE LIVEWIRES

6:30 PM            Live Music with FRANCO PALETTA & THE STINGERS

9:00 PM-ish      Festival Closes

 

Throughout the Lower Wennerberg Park Festival area, there will be an array of food choices at various booths. 

If you would like to be a Food Vendor at this year's event, please CLICK HERE for your Registration Form.

You won't go hungry or thirsty at Carlton Crush!

Carlton is fortunate to have many terrific food and dining choices in the Downtown District, along Main Street.

On the day of the Festival, CBA Member restaurants on Main Street will also be offering food specials at their locations.
 

2018 FEATURED FOOD OFFERINGS (LIST INCOMPLETE)

Ribslayer BBQ

Esotico Pasta

Uncle Pono's Hawaiian Grill

Smoked PDX

Hawaiian Shave Ice

Dip A Lick Ice Cream



 

Individual booths will present an extensive selection of premium local wines and craft beers throughout the day, in a true Festival atmosphere.  Relax in the Lower Park, while listening to great music and browsing the vendor tents!

To enjoy an adult beverage, attendees must purchase a Carlton Crush glass.  The sale of logo glasses supports the charitable causes funded by the Festival.

Other Festival souvenirs, such as commemorative Carlton Crush clothing, will also be available for purchase.

 

2018 PREMIUM WINE & CRAFT BEER VENDORS

 

Denison Cellars

Parrett Mountain Cellars

Kaiser Brewing Company

Gypsy Dancer Wines

Siltstone Wines

Carlton Cellars

Purple Cow Vineyard

Lujon Wine Cellars

Stone Griffon Vineyard

Buddha Kat Winery

Gelardi Vineyard

Methven Family Vineyards

Laurel Ridge Winery

Merrill Cellars

Chris James Cellars

Deep Space Brewing

 

Local artists, merchants and specialty vendors will present products and information for you to browse, experience, learn and buy!  

If you would like to be a Craft Merchant/Vendor at this year's Festival, please CLICK HERE for a Registration Form.
 

2018 Featured Artists' Market MERCHANTS (LIST INCOMPLETE)

Includes Food VendorS

American National Insurance - Full Insurance Coverage for Every Need!

Rough Cut Soap Company - All Natural Soaps

Kalini's Kreations - Microwave Bowl Potholders & Aprons

Ribslayer BBQ - Award Winning Foods!

Smoked PDX - Your BBQ Food Truck!

LeafFilter North, LLC - LeafFilter Gutter Protection

Pony Tail Country - Pewter Pony Tail Covers

Uncle Pono's Hawaiian Grill

Dip A Lick Ice Cream

Golden Valley Brewery (McMinnville) - Burgers, Brats & More!

Sophisticated Beads - Handcrafted Jewelry, with Semi-Precious Stones, Austrian Crystals & Sterling Silver

Carlton Dental - Information & Giveaways

I Jerky Guy - Beef & Wild Game Jerky

Renewal by Anderson - Energy Efficient Window & Patio Door Replacement Services

Hawaiian Shave Ice - Multiple Flavors!

Lularoe by Heather Powers - Clothing, Dresses, Leggings, Shirts

Friends of the Yamhelas Westsider Trail - Information on a New Community Asset!

Esotico Pasta - Flavored Pasta Products

Nicole's Face Painting by Nicole Palazuelos - Henna, Face Painting & Waterproof Tattoos


 

Live music will be featured throughout the day during the 2018 Festival. 

We're fortunate to have engaged these terrific musicians!

FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT...

Justus Reece

Rich Layton & The Troublemakers

AC Porter & The LiveWires

Franco Paletta & The Stingers