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"The town of McMinnville has become the Beaune of the New World and is the site of the annual event, where Pinot freaks from Australia to Auxey-Duresses gather every summer to celebrate their passion." - Jay McInerney, House & Garden

The charming campus of Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon has been the venue of the IPNC since the first annual event in 1987. Situated in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley wine country, McMinnville is located southwest of Portland on Highway 99W, 75 minutes from the Portland International Airport, 60 minutes from the Oregon Coast to the west, and 90 minutes from the Cascade Mountains to the east.

MAPS AND DRIVING DIRECTIONS
Driving Directions (PDF)
Linfield Campus Map (PDF)
Parking & Key Events (JPG)
Alternate Wine Country Route to IPNC Avoid 99W and traffic congestion by traveling this scenic route through the Willamette Valley. Please allow additional time for this route. Approximately 1 hour and 31 minutes from Portland.
Alternate Wine Country Route to Newberg Use this route to Newberg and then branch off to your favorite winery all while avoiding 99W and traffic congestion by traveling this scenic route through the Willamette Valley. Please allow additional time for this route. Approximately 56 minutes to Newberg from Portland (your winery destination may add additional time).

IPNC SHUTTLE SCHEDULE
The IPNC provides shuttle service to numerous local accomodations throughout the IPNC weekend. The McMinnville shuttle provides service to the Guest House Vineyard Inn, Hotel Oregon, Comfort Inn and Red Lion. The Newberg shuttle provides service to the Allison Inn and the Inn at Red Hills. The McMinnville and Newberg shuttle schedule will be available online by July. The shuttle schedules will also be available at your accomodation's concierge and in your registration packet.

PARKING
In addition to street parking, there are numerous parking lots at Linfield College. For a map with parking lots highlighted, Click Here.

CAB AND WINE TOUR RESOURCES
IPNC guests are responsible for transportation to and from the IPNC. Once you arrive, we will take care transportation for any IPNC related events and activities. Cab and Wine Tour Resources (PDF)

ONLINE TRAVEL RESOURCES
You may wish to extend your stay in Oregon before or after the Celebration. For information on touring the wine regions of Oregon, visit OregonWine.org, Willamette Valley Wineries Association, Portland Oregon Visitor's Association, or call the Oregon Wine Center at 503-228-8336.

ACCOMMODATIONS
Lodging arrangements should be made well in advance as space in McMinnville is limited. Check out our lodging page for availability updates.Please note, IPNC registration fees do not include lodging.

Linfield College 900 SE Baker St.
McMinnville, Oregon 97128

ADDITIONAL TRAVEL RESOURCES
Avid golfer and Pinot enthusiast? Check out this article of interest on The Willamette Valley: Oregon's Wine and Golf Paradise (PDF) in Travel & Leisure.

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