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Our Spaces

Desert Wind is the preeminent destination winery in the Yakima Valley perched on a bluff overlooking the Yakima River. With a warm, southwest-inspired ambiance, Desert Wind features adobe walls, cobblestone patios, well-appointed event spaces and lodging to create an unforgettable experience.

Banquet Room

Our large banquet room is the perfect blank canvas for weddings, retirement parties, and other celebrations of up to 150 people. This space also can host a live band or DJ and a dance floor, and has two sets of double doors opening up to our back patio that overlooks the Yakima River.

Yakima River Patio

Our cobblestone patio hosts up to 150 guests overlooking the meandering Yakima River and gorgeous valley sunsets. Accented with string lights to set the scene, the patio also features a fire pit, view of estate-grown vines, and provides a picturesque setting for daytime festivities, sunset ceremonies and outdoor dining. Patio heaters and umbrellas available as needed.

Barrel Room

Our inviting Barrel Room is a restaurant space that can host private affairs such as rehearsal dinners, smaller wedding ceremonies and receptions, and other celebrations of up to 100 people. The Barrel Room is surrounded by rich oak wine barrels and string lights overhead for ambiance.

Tasting Room

Our tasting room space is large and open, highlighted by a kiva fireplace and expansive wine bar, and can be perfect for cocktail hour, wedding showers, or additional dinner seating. Seats up to 80 guests.

Club Patio

Our smaller Club Patio is a great private outdoor space for up to 25 guests for smaller affairs. Features outdoor tables and chairs, and umbrellas and heaters as needed.


This cozy hideaway above the Barrel Room is a great space for a casual wedding party hangout, or an intimate event of up to 25 guests. There are plenty of cozy seating options, and the space can also be set up with games or a small bar or snack service. 

Guest Suites

Our four luxury guest suites and two-bedroom condo serve as a great dressing room option for the wedding party, or a place to host out-of-town guests needing lodging for your event. Each room has a stone fireplace, couch, and private balcony overlooking the Yakima River. We can also do in-room brunch service. Available for daytime bookings, as well. 

Contact Us

Contact us to discuss customizing a Desert Wind experience for your special event.

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