The excitement is mounting as we count down the days to the highly-anticipated 2023 Victoria International Wine Festival!
From September 28th to October 1st, wine enthusiasts, connoisseurs, and those new to the world of wine are invited to join us for an unforgettable celebration featuring the finest wines from around the globe.
Here are some of the event highlights:
- September 28th
Master Class with Wines of BC by GuildSomm Director of Education, Chris Tanghe (1 p.m. at the Parkside Hotel)
Prepare to immerse yourself in the world of British Columbia wines on September 28th. Join us for a Master Class led by Chris Tanghe, where you’ll uncover the unique flavors and stories behind these exceptional wines.
- September 29th
Seminar Showcasing Rare Wines from California with Renowned Speaker DJ Kearney (5:30 p.m. at the Victoria Conference Centre)
Delve into the world of rare and remarkable California wines with the expertise of renowned speaker DJ Kearney. This seminar promises to be an educational and captivating experience for all wine lovers.
Grand Tasting at Night (7 p.m. at the Victoria Conference Centre)
The evening comes alive with the Grand Tasting, where you can explore a breathtaking selection of over 350 wines from 16 countries. It’s a night of discovery and celebration you won’t want to miss.
- September 30th
Seminar Showcasing the Perfect Pairings by Leading Sommeliers from Victoria (5:30 p.m. at the Victoria Conference Centre)
Our local sommeliers are prepared to share their wisdom on wine and food pairings. Join us for a seminar that will elevate your culinary experiences.
Afternoon Tasting and Grand Tasting at Night (3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Victoria Conference Centre)
On September 30th, enjoy a double dose of delight with an afternoon tasting and another opportunity to savor the Grand Tasting in the evening. Explore the world of wine at your own pace.
- October 1st
Wine Dinner at Zambri’s featuring Masi Wines (6 p.m.) – Limited Tickets
Conclude your wine festival journey with a splendid wine dinner at Zambri’s, featuring exceptional Masi wines. This evening promises culinary indulgence and fine wine that you won’t want to miss.
We look forward to seeing you at this exceptional celebration of wine and indulge in the flavors of the world at the 2023 Victoria International Wine Festival!
- Where: Various venues across Victoria
- When: September 28th to October 1st, 2023