Winefest Calgary

February 2016
Stampede Park BMO Centre, Hall E

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Winefest Calgary

The results are in! The 2015 People's Choice Award winners have been released, and for a limited time a selection of these crowd favourite wines were available for purchase. The Winefest Mix Six is now SOLD OUT! Click here for details on this year’s exciting and exclusive offer!

Winefest Calgary 2015 was a delicious success! Attendees were afforded the opportunity to sample hundreds of local and international red, white, port, sparkling, and dessert wines from 16 of the world's most celebrated wine regions!

Winefest allows the opportunity to 'try before you buy' within a casually refined atmosphere - every sip and sample is included in the ticket price. Wine experts are available to share their knowledge as consumers taste their way from booth to booth, suggesting tasting notes while educating the palate and senses. A delicious selection of hors d'oeuvres is served in a relaxed, yet fun atmosphere. Attendees can even take advantage of an onsite Sobeys Liquor store to purchase their favourite finds to enjoy at home. Also included in the ticket price are a Tasting Notebook and complimentary wine glass. Tickets sell-out quickly, so stay tuned for when Winefest 2016 tickets go on sale!

Event App

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Winefest Calgary Menu

Winefest is a playground for the palate, where attendees have the chance to sample a delicious array of wines from all over the world.

To complement the delicious sips, Calgary Stampede serves a selection of palate pleasing hors d'oeuvres. In cocktail reception style, servers make their way through the hall to ensure everyone receives a few delicious appetizers. Guests are also able to sample from action stations located inside the hall, along with a variety of tantalizing bites available from local businesses!

Check out the sips and bites offered in 2015. Stay tuned for an update on the exciting 2016 line-up!

Date & Location

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Ticket Prices

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Winefest is an all-inclusive event. Tickets include wine sampling and a variety of delicious hors d'oeuvres. Upon arrival, guests also receive a complimentary wine glass and Tasting Notebook! Please note that tickets are valid for one session only.

Please note that Winefest is an adult-only event. All attendees must be legal drinking age. Minors (including infants) are not permitted to attend Winefest.

Corporate and Group Tickets

Special ticket prices are available for Corporate and Group orders of 10 or more tickets. Please check back early next year to request details on Corporate/Group tickets for Winefest 2016.

Giving Back

New this year, all attendees were encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or monetary donation to the Event for the Calgary or Edmonton Food Banks.

Due to the overwhelming support from this year’s attendees, Winefest was able to raise over $2200 in monetary donations and over 510 pounds of non-perishable food items, between the two cities!

Thank you to everyone that donated and congratulations to the two lucky winners that won a Sobeys gift card and two Saturday Afternoon tickets to Winefest 2016!

People's Choice Awards

People's Choice Awards Each year, attendees vote for their favourite wines at Winefest. This year, Winefest introduced eight voting categories divided by type and price – ensuring a winner for every taste and budget!

Check out the 2015 People's Choice Award Winners!

2015 Door Prizes

~These contests have already occurred and the prizes have been awarded. Congratulations to the lucky winners!~

Stay tuned for Winefest 2016 door prize details!

Liquor Connect

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  • We recommend that you arrive to Winefest 15-30 minutes prior to the tasting session to ensure you allow enough time for your ticket to be scanned and to pick up your complimentary Riedel wine glass and Tasting Notebook.
  • There is no dress code for Winefest, however we anticipate that most guests will dress as they would when going out for dinner or an evening out with friends.
  • Please note that Winefest is an adult-only event. All attendees must be legal drinking age. Minors (including infants) are not permitted to attend Winefest.

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