Victoria Wine Festival
Presenting for the second year, Victorias premier wine event showcases 100 wineries from 12 countries, pouring 350 wines over the span of two days. With an aim to provide an educational and engaging wine experience to trade and the public, VICWF offers guests an array of quality international wines for sampling.
In a beautiful indoor meets outdoor setting in the courtyard of The Parkside Hotel and Spa, the Victoria International Wine Festival showcases a wide selection of local and global spanning wines that will satisfy both curious neophytes and seasoned oenophiles alike. Guests are exposed to top winemakers, principles, and agents, who are eager to share their knowledge and passion of wine tableside at the event. To ensure the highest level of wine knowledge is available, the festival floor is also equipped with informational sommeliers that are ready to answer any wine related questions guests may have. Attendees can also enjoy tapas and artisan coffee from local restaurants and vendors located throughout the venue.
The event consists of two public tasting sessions from 7:00-9:30pm on September 25th and 26th, a discounted afternoon tasting session from 3:00-5:30pm on the 26th with a smaller capacity so guests can enjoy in-depth conversations with agents, and a trade tasting from 1:00-3:30pm on the 25th. Tickets for the evening tastings are $75 plus tax and $50 plus tax for the Saturday afternoon tasting, and include all wine and beverage samples, and food offerings. Tickets are available for purchase at The Parkside Hotel & Spa, Vintage Spirits and online atwww.vicwf.com and are only sold in advance. This is a 19+ event; no minors permitted.
- Paradiso Di Stelle Address: 10 Bastion Sq. Victoria BC CAN