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Winery Benefits

Your participation in our 2024 competition entitles you to the following benefits, all at no additional cost:

  • NEW for 2024: As an added benefit of entering, each winery is given access to one of the six sessions offered in the Summer Refresh Series hosted by Shae Frichette and April Reddout (a $200 value). Topics and dates are listed at  Wineries can attend a live session / workshop via Zoom or stream a recorded session.

  • All Double Gold, Gold, and Silver medal winners will be posted to our website for a minimum of twelve months following the competition. We’ll also post commensurate point scores for wines earning between 88 and 100 points.

  • Participating wineries will receive unlimited marketing use of Whatcom Beer and Wine Foundation’s social media platforms for a full twelve months following the competition (subject to design guide specifications and submission deadlines).

  • The Foundation will work to promote participating wineries in group projects/marketing collaterals such as wine-focused articles or potential short videos or slideshows.

  • Select medal-winning wines will be featured as a “Washington Wine of the Week” on Foundation President Dan Radil’s website:

  • For our Best in Show wine(s): the Foundation will produce a two to three-minute video promoting the winery and award-winning wine. The video will be posted on all of our social media platforms and made available, at no cost, to the winery for their individual marketing use.

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