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British Columbia Wine Country
Calendar of Events

(Last updated: 07/24/2016 )


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Okanagan/Similkameen Wine Regions

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Event

Location

Sat
Aug 13
4 – 7 pm
Mile High Wine and Music. Being a mile high above sea level awakens your senses - inhale the aromas, savor the atmosphere, watch the people, listen to the sounds and touch nature. Welcome back to Mile High Wine and Music presented by Valley First. The Okanagan Wine Festivals and SilverStar are proud to bring back Canada’s highest outdoor wine tasting with 30 different British Columbia wineries, cheeses from Dairy Farmers of Canada, unique café and wine pairings from Starbucks Canada and the Trips unique blend of lively bluegrass and country music to entertain you. The event is held rain or shine. Please wear comfortable shoes dress appropriately for mountain weather as you enjoy a unique outdoor event full of fun, wine and music. Silver Star Mountain Resort
123 Shortt St
Silver Star, BC
Sun
Aug 14
1 – 4 pm
The 8th Annual Okanagan Feast of Fields.  Kelowna’s history is rooted in agriculture with some of Kelowna’s oldest farming families still growing and selling their crops on the same land their ancestors settled on over 100 years ago. Acclaimed chefs have discovered the merits of this sun-kissed city – refined local wines, dedicated farmers as neighbors, and fresh sun-ripened ingredients exploding with taste – and Kelowna’s culinary scene is burgeoning. You’ll run into chefs at the Kelowna Farmers’ Market – the largest market in British Columbia – chatting with farmers who greet them by name. Off The Grid Organic Winery
3623 Glencoe Road
West Kelowna, BC
Wed
Sep 14
6 – 9:30 pm
Wine, Fashion & Song.  The City Fashion Show is a mix of great style, vintage wear and fashion expertise with wine, food and live music. Enjoy local wines and culinary treats while you move to the beat of the jazzy blues and sassy soul of Lucy Blu & The Blu Boys. You don’t have to be a “fashionista” to enjoy this high energy event. Admission is $25 per person. Laurel Heritage Packinghouse
1304 Ellis St
Kelowna BC
Thu
Sep 29
7 – 9:30 pm
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - British Columbia Wine Awards & Reception.  B.C.’s oldest wine judging competition heralds the arrival of the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival. This event celebrates the wine industry with a seated awards ceremony and individual wineries hosting tables. Sip many of the award winning wines, enjoy wonderful Okanagan catering and network with industry leaders. $50 per person. Laurel Heritage Packinghouse
1304 Ellis St
Kelowna, BC
Fri & Sat
Sep 30 & Oct 1
7 – 9:30 pm
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - Fall WestJet Wine Tastings.  An amazingly energetic crowd, these two night tastings are a perfect way to sample wines from more than 60 region wineries. Part of the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival, taste wine with great food and live music. $75 per person. Rotary Centre for the Arts
421 Cawston Ave
Kelowna, BC
Sat
Oct 1
6 pm
Starry Plates – Canapes and Wine Paired 4-Course Small Plates Reception.  Join CedarCreek Estate Winery under the starlit Okanagan sky to enjoy canapés and a wine reception followed by a small plates 4-course tasting menu paired with their 'Vineyard Designate' wines. Wines that truly reflect the very soil they come from. Pairing menu is created by their Chef Jeremy Tucker who follows the Farm to Table philosophy of serving local, seasonal ingredients at their freshest. For more information call 778-738-1022 or e-mail hcourtney@cedarcreek.bc.ca. Event fee is $99 plus tax and gratuity. CedarCreek Estate Winery
5445 Lakeshore Road
Kelowna, BC
Tue
Oct 4
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - Red, White, Pink and Fizzy … It All Goes With Cheese.  As part of the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival, join David Beaudoin from Dairy Farmers of Canada and a noted BC sommelier who will present 8 wines and 8 cheeses in a sit down informal educational event that allows you to learn and laugh. Okanagan College Centre for Learning
Kelowna, BC
Wed
Oct 5
6:30 – 9 pm
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - Blind Wine and Cheese Social.  As part of the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival, test your wine knowledge with blind tastings (bottles hid a in brown bag). There are tastings for different levels (beginner to oenophile) with a broad array of Canadian cheeses to impress and stump you. Laurel Heritage Packinghouse
1304 Ellis St
Kelowna, BC
Fri & Sat
Oct 7 & 8
6 – 9 pm
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - Cropped by Valley First.  BC’s Largest Wine Tasting & Farmers Market. Featuring over 80 wineries and a fall farmers market. Cropped is a sensory and visual experience. Okanagan wineries and farmers come together to create a truly unique experience. As part of the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival learn with free seminars on dairy cheeses, dance to live music and enjoy local wine. Penticton Trade and Convention Centre
273 Power St
Penticton, BC
Sun
Oct 9
10 am – noon
Fall Okanagan Wine Festival - Thanksgiving Sparkling Brunch.  The brunch will feature an organic omelet station, a Chef’s carving station, artisan local cheeses and Chef’s house made charcuterie. When paired with amazing local wine, you will certainly give thanks for friends, family and the surroundings of the great valley while celebrating the Fall Okanagan Wine Festival. Watermark Beach Resort
15 Park Pl
Osoyoss BC

Ongoing Events in the Okanagan/Similkameen Wine Regions

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Two to four weeks lead time provides best results.

Winter
(through March 27)
Sat & Sun
2 – 3 pm
Sommelier Led Food & Wine Paired Tastings.  Starting November 28th and ending March 27th (closed December 26) CedarCreek Estate Winery will offer an educational tasting of some of their exclusive portfolio wines.  Paired perfectly with cheese and charcuterie, this sommelier guided wine tasting is fun and informative.  Call 778-738-1027 or email wineshop@cedarcreek.bc.ca to reserve your spot now. They recommend you dress warm. CedarCreek Estate Winery
5445 Lakeshore Rd
Kelowna, BC
Daily
11 am – 5 pm
Wine Tastings at CedarCreek Estate Winery.  The Tasting Bar is open daily offering a tasting of four wines for $5 (fee is waived with purchase).  A complimentary tasting feature will be offered daily.  The Wine Shop also offers a selection of wonderful gifts for home and the wine aficionado in your life.  Contact 778-738-1022 or events@cedarcreek.bc.ca for information and reservations. CedarCreek Estate Winery
5445 Lakeshore Road
Kelowna, BC
 

 

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