Winter WineFest FAQ's

  • Oysters by Zooma Caters at Westcott Winery
  • Oysters by Zooma Caters at Westcott Winery
  • Restaurant at Inn on the Twenty
  • Oysters by Zooma Caters at Westcott Winery
  • Restaurant at Inn on the Twenty

January 13th to 15th, 2017 | Tips to for your enjoyable and memorable Winter WineFest #IcewineFest

Where does Winter WineFest take place?

Jordan Village,  3836 Main Street | GPS: 43.149314, -79.369877

Directions: Toronto or Niagara Bound QEW exit 55, Jordan (Jordan Road) South on Jordan Road towards Niagara Escarpment, away from lake Right (west) on Fourth Avenue Left on Ninteenth Street First Right on Wismer Street Left on Main Street Or QEW exit 57, Vineland (Victoria Avenue) South on Victoria Avenue towards Niagara Escarpment, away from lake, to stoplight at Regional Road 81/King Street Left (east) on Regional Road 81/King Street through the valley Left (north) on Main Street at the Jordan House.

For Free Parking and Shuttle follow event signs located on 19th Street at the Jordan Fire Hall and Fourth Avenue at the Jordan Arena/Lions Park

What is the Wine and Culinary Village?

The Wine and Culinary Village is a fun and always entertaining way to explore the local tastes of Twenty Valley. With more than 20 Craft Wine, Beer and Distill partners and 10 talented Chefs the street is filled with tastes sure to please everyone palate. This ultimate street party is far from the ordinary featuring Fashion Shows, the ever popular Winemaker's Barrel Challenge, the Icewine Puck Shoot Out!, and the One Pot Challenge all complimentary to our guests. Samples range from 1-4 tokens and each token is $2.00 including the HST. The following partners are excited to greet you this year:

13th Street Winery & Bakery | Avella's Wood Fire Pizza | Back 10 Cellars | Bolete | Bench Brewing Co. | Calamus Estate Winery | Cave Spring Cellars | Creekside Estate Winery | De La Terre Kitchen | De Sousa Wines Cellars |Dillon's Small Batch Distillers | Di Profio Wines | Flat Rock Cellars | GreenLane Estate Winery | The Good Earth Food & Wine Co. | Henry of Pelham | Hernder Wines |  Inn on the Twenty Restaurant | In the Smoke Cookery | Mike Weir Estate Winery | Peninsula Ridge Estate Winery | Redstone Estate Winery | Restaurant at Redstone | Rockway Vineyards | Rosewood Estate Winery & Meadery | Stoney Ridge Estate Winery | Sue-Ann Staff Estate Winery | Tawse Winery | Vieni Estate Wines | Vineland Estate Winery + Restaurant | Westcott Vineyards | Zinc Bistro | ZoomaCaters

Coming soon: Wine List and Tasting Dishes

Winter WineFest Outdoor Tips:

  • Dress warm – winter jacket, boots and gloves are a must
  • Cozy fire pits and warming stations help you keep toasty, we want you to enjoy winter! Being outdoors is what makes it so Canadian.
  • Admission to the Street Festival is complimentary; tokens can be purchased for wine and food samples. To save time, click here to pre-purchase tokens and event tickets.
  • Share your Winter WineFest celebrations on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and use the hashtags: #WinterWineFest, #IcewineFest, #TwentyValley

SCHEDULE of EVENTS

FRIDAY: Wine & Culinary Village is open from 6:00PM to 9:00PM (Free Admission)

New this year, the Wine and Culinary Village is admission free all weekend long. Come celebrate with us as we kick off the Icewine Celebrations. Sample delicious wines from more than 20 of Twenty Valley's premium wineries, sample craft ale & artisanal cocktails and savour yummy bites from our top culinary talent! Live entertainment and warm cozy fires will enhance the charming winter village. Come visit us.

  • 8:00PM - Foggy Hogtown Boys on the Main Stage
  • 9:00PM - After Party in the Cave Spring Cellar featuring Vinyl Flux - sponsored by Bench Brewing Co.

SATURDAY: Wine & Culinary Village is open from 12:00PM to 9:30PM (Free Admission)

  • 12:30PM - Chef's One Pot Challenge with host Kristen Eppich of House and Home Magazine and our 2017 Celebrity Chef David Rocco
  • 2:00PM - Jordan Village Fashion show, brought to you by the Jordan Village Merchants, Niagara's Best Detour
  • 3:30PM - Roll out the Barrel's - Twenty Valley's own Barrel Rolling Competition
  • 4:30PM - One Pot Challenge finals and tasting (proceeds from sample go to Community Care of West Niagara
  • 6:30PM - Sparkling Dinner featuring Celebrity Chef DAVID ROCCO (SOLD OUT)
  • 7:15PM - LMT Connection on the Main Stage
  • 9:00PM #shakethecave After Party in the Cave Spring Cellar featuring The Reclaimers - sponsored by Bench Brewing Co.

SUNDAY: Wine & Culinary Village is open from 12:00PM to 4:00PM (Free Admission)

  • 11:00AM - Icewine Brunch featuring Celebrity Chef DAVID ROCCO - limited tickets available
  • 2:00PM - Jordan Village Fashion show, brought to you by the Jordan Village Merchants, Niagara's Best Detour
  • 3:30PM - Icewine Puck Shoot Out! Sign up at 3:00PM and tell the tale, frozen pucks made from freshly pressed Icewine grapes...

2016 Highlights: Check out the 2016 Winter WineFest Photo Gallery here. Thank you to Carole and Roy Timm Photography for capturing our fabulous event!

Other Niagara Icewine Festival activities:

For more information on other related Icewine activities in Niagara, please click here for the online program of events.

Thank you to our event Sponsors.

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