February 24 & 25, 2017
2016 Winefest Calgary was a delicious success! Attendees were afforded the opportunity to sample hundreds of red, white, port, sparkling, fruit and dessert wines from 15 different countries!
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Peoples's Choice Awards
|The results are in! Check out the 2016 People's Choice Awards winners!
The People's Choice Awards is Alberta's longest standing wine competition where attendees vote for their favourite sips and help uncork the most loved wines at Winefest!
2017 Date & Location
February 24 & 25, 2017 Stampede Park BMO Centre, Hall E
Friday Evening, February 24, 7-10 pm
Saturday Afternoon, February 25, 2-5 pm
Saturday Evening, February 25, 7-10 pm
2017 Ticket Prices
*Please check back for 2017 ticket prices.
A ticket to Winefest includes wine and food sampling, plus a Tasting Notebook and keepsake wine glass. 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.
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, the Stampede Park BMO Centre 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 sampling of delicious appetizers. Guests are also able to sample from stationary action stations inside the hall, along with a variety of tantalizing bites available from local businesses!
Checkout the sips and samples that were served at 2016 Winefest Calgary:
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 2017 Winefest.
Guests had the opportunity to win exciting door prizes at 2016 Winefest! Below are some of the great prizes that were awarded:
- A $150 gift card to The Keg Steakhouse + Bar, along with two tickets to the 2017 Winefest Calgary Saturday Afternoon Session, compliments of Liquor Connect
- Two Sunshine Village Ski & Snowboard Resort Weekday Lift Passes
- $100 Sobeys Liquor Gift Certificate
- Four tickets to the 2016 Calgary Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival and $75 in sampling coupons
- Two tickets for the Saturday Afternoon Session for 2017 Winefest Calgary
*Please note that all of the above prizes have been awarded. Congratulations to the lucky winners!
All attendees were encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or monetary donation to be donated to the Calgary Food Bank. With the help of attendees, the event collected 840 pounds of food and $2,676 in monetary donations. This year, Winefest made these donations go further by donating $1 for every pound donated and topping up monetary donations by 25%, totaling $4,186 – a 109% increase overall from last year!
Wondering where to find all your favourite wines from Winefest? LiquorConnect.com has you covered! They make finding your preferred beverages a breeze. Go to LiquorConnect.com to find out where your favourite wines are sold in Alberta!
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