Past Events

Lobster Fest 2019

June 8, 2019

Abandon the silverware and enjoy steaming lobster, prawns, corn-on-the-cob, and more! Our Courtyard is the perfect setting for this feast!

Blending Party 2019

April 13, 2019

A hands-on lesson in the art of blending wine. Create your own unique blend and design your very own label to go with it!

The Lions Release Dinner

September 8, 2018

The most memorable Icons come in pairs.

Join Tim and Sabrina Persson, fifth generation Hess Family,and the winemaking team for the annual Lions Release Dinner. A memorable evening is planned, starting with a garden reception followed by a formal dinner by Executive Chef Chad Hendrickson in the Hess Art Museum.

Lobster Fest 2018

June 16, 2018

Abandon the silverware, don an apron, and enjoy steaming lobster, prawns, corn-on-the-cob, and more as they are ceremoniously poured from huge cooking pots down the middle of butcher-paper covered tables. Of course our wines will be flowing and Hors d’oeuvres will be prepared by The Hess Collection Executive Chef Chad Hendrickson. For those age 21 and over.

Pizza & Pinot

May 24, 2018

Kick off Memorial Day weekend & enjoy your favorite glass of wine with specialty pizzas handmade by Tra Vigne Pizzeria.

Blending Party 2018

April 14, 2018

A hands-on lesson in the art of blending wine. Create your own unique blend and design your very own label to go with it!

Feast of the Heart 2018

February 10, 2018

Join The Hess Collection Saturday, February 10, 2018 with Executive Chef Chad Hendrickson for a three course meal paired with an array of limited release wines.

The 2017 Inspiration Awards at The Hess Collection Winery

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The 2017 Inspiration Awards at The Hess Collection Winery Wednesday, October 11, 2017 5pm VIP Gallery Tour & Reception 6-10pm 6pm Cocktail Reception 7:30pm Dinner Join us for a regionally inspired feast designed by Chefs Tyler Florence and Chad Hendrickson, paired with exceptional wines from Artezin and The Hess Collection. The evening will benefit Wholesome [...]

Private Tour & Discussion with Nakis Panayotidis at The Hess Collection

Monday, October 9, 2017

Private Tour & Discussion Monday, October 9, 2017 10:30AM - 12:00PM The Greek arte povera artist Nakis Panayotidis was born in 1947 in Athens. He settled in Switzerland in 1973 after studying architecture in Turin (in 1966) and visual arts in Rome (enrolled 1967). Since then he lives and works both in Bern and in [...]

Presentation & Reception with Nakis Panayotidis at The Hess Collection

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Presentation & Reception Sunday, October 8, 2017 4:30PM - 6:00PM The Greek arte povera artist Nakis Panayotidis was born in 1947 in Athens. He settled in Switzerland in 1973 after studying architecture in Turin (in 1966) and visual arts in Rome (enrolled 1967). Since then he lives and works both in Bern and in Greece—on [...]