Written By Guest Writer Libations / Wine News Jan 10, 2012 Update: Winter Okanagan Wine Festival – January 14-22, 2012 SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestSun Peaks, BC (January 10, 2012) – Four events are already sold out and less than 70 tickets are available for the signature event of the 14th annual Winter Okanagan Wine Festival at Sun Peaks Resort. The Progressive Tasting takes place on Friday, January 20. The nine day festival kicks off in Canada’s Alpine Village this Saturday evening with a total of 24 wineries participating throughout the event, including Nk’Mip, Ex Nihilo and Little Straw Vineyards. Tickets are still available to several popular events during the festival, including an intimate Wine Masters Dinner at Servus on Creekside, the Mixology to Music at Powder Hounds, and the brand new seminar From Russia with Love…and Wine…and Vodka. Sold out events include both M Room Fondue dinners, the Medal Winners Tasting and the Port & Cheese: After the Après Social. Ticket prices range from $20 to $120 and there are package options available which include accommodation and alpine lift tickets. For full event details and package information, visit the website About Sun Peaks: Sun Peaks Resort is a four season destination resort located in the interior of British Columbia near Kamloops. Recently declared the 2nd Best Ski Resort in Canada and 13th Best in North America by Condé Nast Traveller Magazine readers, Sun Peaks has three mountains which surround an intimate ski-in, ski-out village. In other seasons, Sun Peaks offers a diverse range of leisure activities including 18 holes of golf as well as numerous events and festivals. Sun Peaks Resort was the first ski resort in North America and is the only resort in Canada to receive the ISO 14001 designation recognizing the resorts environmental policies and practices. Sun Peaks can be accessed by two airport gateways – Kamloops (45 minutes) and Kelowna (2 1/2 hours) and by car, only a 4 ¼ hour drive separates Sun Peaks and Vancouver, B.C.festivalsOkanaganWine SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Wine Events May 17, 2017 Coast to Coast – Ontario & Nova Scotia Wines Shined at the Vancouver Wine Festival. At the Vancouver Wine Festival 2017 only six attendees at a standing room only Coast to Coast media and trade seminar who, when asked if anyone had ... Read More Fortified Wine April 28, 2017 Madeira: intense, indestructible… and overlooked What comes to mind when you hear “Madeira wine “? If anything, it’s likely to be a dusty bottle sitting alongside the Marsala, balsamic vinegar ... Read More Okanagan / Wine Festivals March 22, 2017 Canada 150: The Purity and Diversity of BC Wines The 2017 Vancouver International Wine Festival celebrated Canada’s 150th anniversary with Canadian wines at the core. Punters lined up for a taste ... Read More Beer & Cider / Victoria March 15, 2017 Highlights and Sours at Victoria Beer Week After nine days of events, Victoria Beer Week once again poured its final pint of the year. Some may still be reeling (recovering?) from the ... Read More Coffee & Tea March 7, 2017 Is Your Coffee in Season? GROWING UP IN MANITOBA TAUGHT ME TO APPRECIATE SEASONAL fruits and vegetables. Unlike Vancouver Island, Manitoba has a brief growing season. All of ... Read More Beer & Cider / Victoria March 2, 2017 Victoria Beer Week Opens This Week For nine days starting this Friday, March the 3rd, Victoria celebrates its growing beer culture during Victoria Beer Week. Whether it’s a ... Read More Comments are closed.