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Wine Label Awards Added to British Columbia Wine Awards

British Columbia Wine Label Competition Added to Expanded British Columbia Wine Awards in Celebrated Province-wide Contest     KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA - AUGUST 26, 2013: The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society and the Kelowna Museums Society are delighted to announce the first of its kind partnership that celebrates the infusion of art and wine. This year the British Columbia Wine...

“Viva Las Pride” Canada’s First LGBT Wine Festival to Highlight BC Wine at Okanagan Pride Festival

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA - AUGUST 12, 2013: The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society and the Okanagan Pride Society are delighted to announce that British Columbia wine will be highlighted at this year’s Okanagan Pride Festival with “Viva Las Pride”. A first in Canada, this fun and educational wine tasting will be in a Vegas style setting on Friday August 16, 7-9:30 pm at the Laurel...

Mile High Wine at Silver Star was a Sellout!

Successful Return of Summer Wine at Silver Star Resort Original artworks raise funds for Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation   August 12, 2013 OKANAGAN VALLEY, BC – Silver Star Mountain Resort saw a successful return of its popular Summer Food & Wine Festival last weekend. Returning after two years, the resort welcomed a sold out crowd of 400 to the signature event – Mile High...

Mile High Wine at Silver Star was a Sellout! Successful Return of Summer Wine at Silver Star Resort Original artworks raise funds for Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation   August 12, 2013  OKANAGAN VALLEY, BC – Silver Star Mountain Resort saw a successful return of its popular Summer Food & Wine Festival last weekend. Returning after two years, the resort welcomed a sold out...

Artists Capture Mile High Wine at Silver Star

July 18, 2013 OKANAGAN VALLEY, BC – Silver Star Mountain Resort is hosting a two-day Summer Food & Wine Festival on August 9 and 10. During the festival, six artists from Gallery Odin will capture the beauty and serenity of Silver Star Mountain from the heart of the Village. A silent auction of the Okanagan artworks begins at 4 p.m. August 10. Proceeds from the auction will be split...

Viva Las Pride Coming Aug 16th

Viva Las Pride is Coming this summer on August 16th, 2013.

Mile High Wine Coming Aug 10th

The Mile High Wine is coming this sumer on August 10th, 2013.

WestJet Encore Takes Flight with Okanagan Wines

CALGARY, AB & KELOWNA, BC: July 15, 2013 -- WestJet and the Okanagan Wine Festivals Society announced today an innovative partnership to showcase the impressive wines of the famed British Columbia Okanagan Valley on flights operated by WestJet Encore this summer. “As we launch WestJet Encore, we looked for a special way to promote our new destinations and routes,” said Marshall...
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Celebrating Two Decades
January 5 2018
Celebrating Two Decades

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Celebrating two decades of the Sun Peaks Winter Okanagan Wine Festival SUN PEAKS, BC (January 5, 2018): The Sun Peaks...


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Pros Picked for this years British Columbia Wine Awards & Competition
July 13 2017
Pros Picked for this years British Columbia Wine Awards & Competition

KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA – July 13, 2017: It’s that time again! While summer may have come late to the Valley, it packed a punch when...


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SEEKING SUNSHINE, WINE & MUSIC IN THE ALPINES
May 25 2017
SEEKING SUNSHINE, WINE & MUSIC IN THE ALPINES

SilverStar Mountain Resort Hosts Popular Okanagan Summer Wine & Music Festival VERNON & KELOWNA – May 25, 2017 – This summer...


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Okanagan Wine Festivals Society announces 2017 Best of Varietals Wine Awards
May 5 2017
Okanagan Wine Festivals Society announces 2017 Best of Varietals Wine Awards

MAY 4, 2017 - Penticton, British Columbia - The 2017 British Columbia Best of Varietal Wine Awards were announced tonight by the Okanagan Wine...


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