Wine Tastings & Dinners to Beer Tastings & Parking Lot Parties, Taylor’s always has something Exciting going on!

We’ve always thought that the best way to learn what a wine tastes like is to actually TASTE it.  To help or customers learn more about the wines we carry as well as craft beers and other local products we sell, we host numerous events throughout the year.


Winemaker Event

Winemaker Event July 18th

Winemaker Patrick Sullivan of Grey Stack Cellars will be at Taylor’s Wine Shop on Wednesday July 18th, 6:30-8pm for a very special wine tasting of their latest releases and favorites! Come meet Patrick and and taste the wines of Grey Stack.

Jones Von Drehle Wine Tasting

Jones Von Drehle Wine Tasting July 20th

Join us for a Free Wine Tasting on July 20th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop featuring fantastic wines from Jones Von Drehle!

Fullsteam Brewery Tasting

Fullsteam Brewery Tasting July 21

Join us for a Free Beer Tasting on Saturday July 21st from 2pm until 4pm featuring an amazing lineup from Fullsteam Brewery!

Parking Lot Party

August 18 - Parking Lot Party

On August 18th, 4-7pm come by the shop and hang out with us in the parking lot…. we will have Live Music with local artist Julia Pryde along with yummy food & dessert from Jeffreys Grill & Mr Softee Wake! We are also excited to have Killer Toffee & Norm’s Farms!

Parking lot party

Sept 8 - Parking Lot Party

We have another fun filled Parking Lot Party on September 8th, 4-7pm featuring Cousins Maine Lobster truck, Not Just Icing dessert truck, the JUST US Acoustic Duo band along with Norm’s Farms, CocoPod and Larry’s Coffee! We will have free beer and wine tastings too!

Riedel Stemware Seminar

Sept 20 - Riedel Stemware Seminar - CLICK FOR TICKETS

Kelli Beck of Fine Wine Trading will be joining us as we host another awesome Riedel Stemware Seminar on September 20th, 6:30pm!  Tickets are $60 per person and you can take home glassware.

LWC Winemaker Event

LWC Winemaker Event - Jan 23rd

Winemaker Brian Loring of Loring Wine Company is coming to Taylor’s Wine Shop on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019 for a Wine Tasting Event! Come meet Brian and taste his fantastic wines!

July Wine Feature

~ Top 10 Summer Wines on Sale ~
Take 10% off single bottles and 15% off 6 or more bottles of of selected Top Summer Wines!

Look for colored dots on qualifying selections. 

Don’t forget to check back often for new events! We are always adding new and fun events every month!



At least twice each month we host Beer & Wine tastings at the store featuring 4-6 selections for customers to try with an expert on hand to tell you all about them.


Who better to explain the nuances of a special wine than the folks that made it? We love having winery reps, winery owners and winemakers behind our bar and schedule them as often as possible.


Several times each year we partner up with our favorite winemakers to host food and wine pairing events at one of Raleigh’s top restaurants.


We try to give back to our community as much as we can. Each spring and fall, Taylor’s hosts a BBQ luncheon to benefit a local charity in addition to numerous other fundraising and community building events throughout the year.


Thanks everyone for making Taylor’s the fun place it is! We could not have done it without you!



parking Lot Party

July 14th - Parking Lot Party

Come hang out with us on Saturday July 14th, 4-7pm for a Parking Lot Party at Taylor’s Wine Shop featuring Cousins Maine Lobster truck, Not Just Icing dessert truck, Live Music with The George Fuller Band, vendors including Norm’s Farms and Larry’s Coffee! Free Wine & Beer Tastings too!

Free Wine Tasting

June 8th - Alexana Winery Tasting

We have a special free wine tasting with Alexana Winery and winemaker Brian Weil on June 8th, 6:30pm – 8:00pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!

Southern pines beer tasting

June 9th - Beer Tasting w/ Southern Pines

We love Southern Pines Brewing and are excited for our next Beer Tasting on Saturday June 9th, 2pm – 4pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop featured a few of their craft brews including Vitamin Sea!

June 16th Parking Lot Party

June 16th - Parking Lot Party

Join us on Saturday June 16th, 4-7pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop for another fun filled afternoon in the parking lot featuring Route Bistro & Not Just Icing Food Trucks, Norm’s Farms, Live Music with local artist Julia Pryde along with free beer and wine tastings!

Free Wine Tasting

June 22nd - Free Wine Tasting

Ariel from Advintage Distributing will be back behind the wine bar with a fantastic lineup for our free monthly wine tasting on June 22nd, 6:30-8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!

wine tasting

May 25th - Free Wine Tasting

Join us for one of our “regular” free monthly wine tastings featuring Andoni on Friday May 25th, 6:30-8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!

Parking Lot Party

May 19th - Parking Lot Party

More food, more music, more tastings, more fun! Come hang out with us on May 19th, 4-7pm for our parking lot party featuring Jeffrey’s Grill & Mr. Softee Wake food trucks along with Norm’s Farms, Foothills Brewing, Cocopods, Larry’s Coffee and the George Fuller Band!

wine tasting

May 11th - Queen of Wines Tasting

Queen of Wines is coming back to Taylor’s Wine Shop on Friday May 11th, 6:30pm-8pm for another fantastic tasting with their latest lineup!

Vision Cellars Wine Dinner

May 3rd - Vision Cellars Wine Dinner

We are hosting a Wine Dinner with Mac McDonald of Vision Cellars on May 3rd, 6:30pm at Margaux’s Restaurant. Tickets are $100 per person, all inclusive of a 5 course dinner with wine pairings. Click the picture above to learn more and purchase tickets today.

Free Wine Tasting

April 27 - Free Wine Tasting

We have a Free Friday night wine tasting with Scott Langston of Freedom Beverage on Friday, April 27th, 6:30 – 8:00pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop!

Idlewild Winery Tasting

April 19th - Idlewild Winery Tasting

Join us for a Free Wine Tasting featuring Idlewild Winery with owner & winemaker Sam Bilbro on April 19th, 6:30-8pm at Taylor’s Wine Shop. Sam makes small lots of hand crafted wines from Italian varietals grown in mostly in Mendocino County, CA and he will be pouring some of his favorites.

Parking Lot Party

April 21 - Parking Lot Party

Saturday April 21st, 3-6pm is another parking lot party featuring Fully Loaded Fritters food truck, Not Just Icing truck, Wicked Weed Brewing, 21st Amendment Brewing, Norm’s Farms and live music by JUST US Acoustic Duo.