Meander along the roadways of Ontario’s wine regions to discover small craft wineries, stunning contemporary new facilities and the beauty of sun-drenched vineyards. Be welcomed by passionate winemakers, owners, sommeliers and winery staff anxious to share their craft. In the tasting room, swirl, sniff and sip acclaimed vintages to discover the unique signatures of the winemaker and the pleasures of the perfect pairing. You’re guaranteed to want to take a selection home with you.
You can win a three-night stay in Niagara this fall to attend the Shaw Festival with a private tour, dining and wine country visits. You can enter here for this Niagara get-away.
Other packages include:
Niagara Wine Festival Getaway
Celebrate the fall harvest in the heart of Niagara’s wine country. Experience one of Canada’s largest wine festivals with over 100 Festival events and an overnight stay at your choice of seven St. Catharines hotels. You will receive two festival discovery passes – your passport to six VQA wineries to enjoy food and wine pairings. Just minutes from your hotel, St. Catharines’ historic Montebello Park is home to live music, wine, and freshly prepared food nightly throughout the festival. Your package includes $30 in tokens to enjoy food and wine tastings in the park.
* Two Festival Discovery Passes
* $30 in Park tokens
* Overnight accommodation
* September 18, 19,25 & 26, 2010
Devote a full weekend to a wine and food extravaganza presented by the 22 Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake. Hailed as the ‘go to event of the season’, this popular touring and tasting program celebrates the season’s bounty. It’s also a great time to explore unique wine and gift selections or stock up for all your holiday entertaining. In addition to 22 delectable wine and food pairings for two at the winery properties, your package will include two nights accommodation at a B&B, country inn or hotel – the choice is yours. Choose your weekend to Taste the Season in Niagara during the month of November.
* Weekends in November, 2010