December 1, 2014

Tickets Are Going Fast!

Opening this weekend! Rogue Winterfest is a one-of-a-kind holiday festival that should not be missed! Enjoy five fun-filled days with four spectacular events.

The Culinary Christmas Classic & Silent Auction and Golden Social are COMPLETELY SOLD OUT!

Tickets are still available for the Gala & Grand Auction and Weekend Holiday Events. Purchase your Gala tickets at Evergreen Federal Bank, 969 SE 6th Street, Grants Pass, or call Sue Price at 541.890.5472. Weekend Holiday Events tickets are still available and only sold at the door.

All events are held at:

Evergreen Federal Bank’s Bear Hotel
2101 NE Spalding Avenue
Grants Pass

See the bottom of this email to view details about the events taking place from December 4 to 8, 2014.

Gala Auction

Only 10 tickets left for the Gala & Grand Auction!

What an incredible night! Bid on your favorite tree for your home, office, family, friend, or favorite charity.

Thursday, December 4, 2014

5:00–6:00 pm

Tree Viewing, Wine Reception, & Entertainment


Oregon Bounty Feast

7:00–9:00 pm

Grand Auction

Advance Reservations Required

$85 per person or $600 for a table of 8

Purchase at Evergreen Federal Bank or call 541.890.5472.

Southern Oregon Bounty Meal

Oregon Bounty Buffet

We are honored to serve an Oregon Bounty Dinner prepared by Taprock Northwest Grill comprising Oregon products and fresh produce donated by area culinary establishments such as Pacific SeafoodKirsch Family Farms, Rogue Creamery, and Rising Sun Farms.

Oregon Bounty

Candied Hazelnut Spinach Salad

Organic Fresh Express Spinach Leaves, Homemade Candied Kirsch Family Farms Hazelnuts, Harry & David Pears, Sliced Red Onions, and Rogue Creamery Crumbled Oregon Bleu Cheese with Rising Sun Farms Raspberry Balsamic Vinaigrette

Baked Wild Oregon Sockeye Salmon

Provided by Pacific Seafood
Baked with Chardonnay, Thyme, Lemon, and Shallots

Peppered Grilled Pacific Seafood Flank Steak

Provided by Pacific Seafood
Topped with Dancin Vineyards Port Wine Demi Glaze

Roasted Mashed Potatoes

Harry & David Yukon Gold Potatoes with Garlic and Parmesan

Fresh Express Green Beans

Served with Toasted Kirsch Family Farms Hazelnuts

Fresh Breads

Provided by Applegate Valley Artisan Breads
Served with Herb Butter

Holiday Gift Box

Provided by Carys of Oregon


Freshly baked cakes, cupcakes, and pies donated by local bakers and bakeries:

Babe’s Bakery
Goodness Gracious
Harry & David
Heavenly Bakery
Margy Goss
Murf’s Marvelous Pancake Syrup
Pennington Farms
Powderhorn Cafe
Taprock Northwest Grill
Windmill Bakery

Wines & Brews

We are proud to serve only Oregon wines and brews, sponsored by:

Bridgeview Winery
Cliff Creek Cellars
Ledger David Cellars
Del Rio Winery
DeVitt Winery
Dancin’ Vineyards
Deer Creek Winery
Kriselle Cellars
Oregon Pour Authority
Plaisance Winery & Ranch
Schmidt Family Vineyards
Serra Vineyard
Troon Vineyard
Valley View Winery
Wooldridge Creek Winery

Weekend Holiday Events Montage

Weekend Holiday Events

Saturday & Sunday, December 6 & 7, 10 am to 4 pm

This is a wonderful holiday event for the entire family!

Our Weekend Holiday Events combine Evergreen Federal Bank’s Bear Hotel’s legendary Christmas on Mars displays with the beauty of 30 decorative holiday trees and handcrafted art creations. Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, experience the art of face painting by Fantasy Face Painting, build a Home Depot children’s project, sate your appetite with a DASSH Bakery treat, try your luck at Fishing on the North Pole, and listen to live entertainment throughout the day. WOW! Bring your camera because you’ll want to remember those special photo moments.

We are deeply grateful to Evergreen Federal Bank for donating the use of The Bear Hotel.

A special thank-you to Gene and Nancy Kettwig for sponsoring the children’s activities and Zonta for donating books for Santa.

Christmas on Mars

Simply Spectacular … Like Disneyland in Grants Pass!

This is the final year for Christmas on Mars, so don’t miss it! Invite your family and friends to join you for this one-of-a-kind holiday treat.


Tickets are sold only at the door.

$5 for adults between 18 and 54 years of age

$3 for adults over 55 or children under 17

$15 for Family of 6 pass

Entertainment Schedule


10:00 am Grants Pass High School Orchestral Quintet

11:00 am Grants Pass High School Sounds Unlimited

12:00 noon Donna Tennaro

1:00 pm GPHS Jazz Band

2:00 pm James Kimball

3:00 pm Tommy Lawless


10:00 am Bob Clark

11:00 am Jenny Skudstad

12:00 noon Timeless

1:00 pm Beckkah McAlvage

2:00 pm Jen Ambrose

3:00 pm Shybo Torres

Culinary Christmas Classic, Rogue Winterfest 2011

A Special Thank-You to Our Major Sponsors

Evergreen Federal Bank, Taprock Northwest Grill, Mid Rogue IPA/CareSource Health Care, Highland House, Royale Gardens, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center, and Asante Foundation

We Sing for Recycling, Rogue Winterfest 2011 Tree

Changing lives … one tree, one donation, one volunteer at a time.

Family Solutions, Kairos, and Options for Southern Oregon work hard to meet the mental and behavioral challenges of people within our community. These agencies were created to help meet these challenges. Through the support of the community, they are able to carry out their important work. The contributions raised by Rogue Winterfest are used to help fund these vital nonprofit mental health organizations.

Fundraising events such as Rogue Winterfest provide crucial support and services to our community. Please visit our website to learn more about sponsorship opportunities. We have many different levels and types of sponsorships ranging from a $350 Small Tree Sponsor to a $10,000 Platinum Sponsor.

For More Details

Visit or contact:

Event Planner Sue Price | 541.890.5472


Event Coordinator Gigi Ashley | 541.660.3430

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