Enjoy the fruit of the vine in Vancouver!
- February 09, 2018
VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVALThe Vancouver International Wine Festival returns! With events happening from February 24 to March 4, the VIWF is less like a single wine convention and more like an entire WORLD of events happening all over the city! Featuring 173 wineries from 15 different countries, this is your opportunity to discover some truly memorable tastes. Whether you’re a neophyte wine enthusiast who would like to know more about how to select wine that combines great taste with great value, or a professional sommelier looking for that special bottle to wow your clientele, you’re going to find lots to love.
FEUDI: THE BEAUTIFUL SOUTHA dinner event meant to showcase the wines of Feudi di San Gregorio, you will enjoy these award winning wines with a sumptuous meal prepared by chef Michael Winning. Tickets available here.
GRAHAM’S TAWNY PORTExpert Rupert Symington will be your guide through multiple decades of this enduring drink. Taste the difference 50 years makes, and learn to note the remarkable nuances port is capable of. Tickets here.
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL TASTINGIf you only make it to one of the festival events, make it this one. Taking place on Friday, March 2, this is the biggest event of the festival; vendors will showcase their best in a fun and relaxed atmosphere where you get to enjoy the wines of the world! Tickets for this particular event are available here.
Attending the tasting? Well, you can get a FREE ticket to the event by staying at the Ramada Vancouver Downtown Hotel. Just steps from the bustling nightlife of Granville Street and the downtown core, you won’t have to worry about getting a designated driver back from the tasting – just go for a pleasant stroll through our beautiful city and stay in the renowned luxury of the Ramada. Book a room here for your free ticket!