Okanagan Wine Festivals Calendar of Events

The Okanagan Wine Festivals are an experience for all who love fabulous wine accompanied by great food, unique events and a breathtaking setting. ________________________________________ May 1, 2014 Bubbly Bootcamp Additional Details Cost $80 p/p $150 couple Start Time 5:00 pm End Time 7:00 pm Location Summerhill Pyramid Winery Event Contact Info Ruth Hanbury [...]

Harvest #1 Most Talked About Golf Course by Canadian Tourism Commission

With elk, caribou and even bears for company plus fresh apples and mussels to eat, travelers can enjoy an unforgettable 18 holes. 19 February 2014 By Suzanne Morphet Canada boasts some gorgeous golf courses. In fact, the scenery may be so distracting you’ll have trouble focusing on that little white ball. Here are [...]

Quails’ Gate Winery East Meets West – Dinner Series

Ontario Winemaker’s dinner at e11even on April 15 – enjoy a 4 course dinner with wine pairings from Quails’ Gate and Creek side Estate Winery.

Mt Boucherie Family Estate Winery Spring Open House

Spring Open House We are so excited to host our annual Spring Open House on May 3rd presented by the Okanagan Wine Festivals. Enjoy our picnic area overlooking the stunning Okanagan Lake. Savour hors d'oeuvres and our newest wine releases while mingling with our winemaker, Jim Faulkner. The event is free of cost and is [...]

LIttle Straw Vineyards New Menu

— Tapas — Bruschetta Crostini topped with Roma tomatoes, sweet onions, black garlic, and herbs fresh from our garden $12 Fruit & Cheese Plate Blonde cheese curds, seasonal fruit bruschetta, smoked brie, and various fruit leathers with tarragon cream cheese $12 Oak-Smoked Pork Fig & walnut tapenade and smoked pork on garlic-buttered crostini with a [...]

Mission Hill Winery Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS SCHEDULE • River Cafe Guest Chef Dinner 25 Prince's Island Park, Calgary, AB Thursday, April 10th, 2014 Reception 6:30pm • Dinner 7:00pm Join us April 10th in Calgary for a culinary journey of Okanagan wine country. The evening will be hosted by Mission Hill Family Estate's Director of Wine Education Ingo Grady [...]

About Kelowna

Kelowna With a population of more than 117,312, Kelowna is the largest city in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley. Bordering Okanagan Lake, Kelowna is well known for its hot summers and temperate winters. Kelowna is one of the most livable cities in Canada. In the recent Canada Pulse survey, 90% of residents reported "My city [...]

Wine History in the Okanagan Valley

Wine History in the Okanagan Valley Located in the British Columbia region of the Okanagan, the Okanagan Valley is the second largest Canadian wine region.Along with the nearby Similkameen Valley, the approximately 4,000 hectares (9,900 acres) of vineyards planted in the Okanagan account for more than 90% of all wine produced in British Columbia [...]

Rattlesnake Island – Okanagan Lake

From Wikipedia Rattlesnake Island is a small island on Okanagan Lake, located across from Peachland. The land on the shore surrounding the island is part of Okanagan Mountain Park. Many believe Rattlesnake Island is the home of the legendary Ogopogo. In the 1990s, the island was going to be developed as a tourist attraction, and [...]