Family and friends are all invited to the spectacular Canada’s Wine Capital Festival Weekend to celebrate the South Okanagan’s cornucopia of food and wine. The highlight of the weekend is the Festival of the Grape, on Sunday September 30, 2018, which is the largest outdoor festival in the region.
Canada’s Wine Capital Festival Weekend
September 29 & 30, 2018
Now in its 22nd year, you can enjoy four major events throughout the weekend:
Oliver Cask and Keg
Hester Creek Garlic Festival
Where: Hester Creek Vineyard (877 Road 8, Oliver)
When: Saturday, September 29, 2018 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tickets: Admission is by donation
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Oliver Twist Estate Winery’s Crush Party
Where: Oliver Twist Estate Winery (398 Lupine Lane, Oliver)
When: Saturday, September 29, 2018 12:00pm to 5:00pm
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Festival of the Grape
Where: Oliver Community Park (6359 Park Place Drive, Oliver)
When: Sunday, September 30, 2018 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Tickets: Available online now »
Fifty wineries, many from Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country, gather with food trucks and artisans to entertain the 4,000 strong crowd. The family friendly festival will include live music from “Big Easy Funk Ensemble”, a fall art show, interactive kids’ zone, live entertainment and of course, the highlight: a very competitive Grape Stomp. Tickets include a festival entry, souvenir wine glass and three tasting token.
Win a Festival of the Grape Getaway
If its location you’re looking for, the brand new Coast Oliver Hotel is tough to beat. Located in the heart of Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country in the community of Oliver – a short walk from Festival of the Grape – this full-service hotel offers spacious accommodations, hot breakfast, indoor pool and hot tub, and is just a short drive from the area’s 41 incredible wineries!
Here’s how you can enter to win:
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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Monday, September 17, 2018. Must be 19+. Prize includes two (2) nights stay at the Coast Oliver Hotel (September 29 + 30 only) and two (2) entry tickets to Festival of the Grape (September 30). Tickets and hotel stay are non-transferable, no cash value.
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Update The winner is Jennifer Thornton!