Experience Niagara’s wine country this September during 2019 Niagara Grape and Wine Festival.
Celebrate the Region’s bounty with more than 100 events from September 14 to 29, including wine and culinary tours at the wineries in the Region. Enjoy various activities, local food, drinks, live entertainment and the Meridian Grande Parade at Montebello Park.
Discovery Pass Experience
Sept 14-15, 21-22, 28-29
Fall in love with Niagara and explore its lush vineyards! There’s no better way to experience Niagara’s beauty than the Discovery Pass. Each Discovery Pass entitles you to 8 wine and culinary experiences designed by winemakers and chefs to celebrate the fresh flavours of harvest, and can be redeemed at 8 of 30 participating wineries across Twenty Valley and Niagara-on-the-Lake!
*Discovery Pass tickets are $45 +HST and include 8 wine and food pairings at participating wineries.
*Drivers Pass tickets are $35 +HST which includes 8 culinary pairings with a non-alcoholic beverage, provided by One80 Brew.
*Your Discovery and Drivers Pass is valid anytime during Sept 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29.
Montebello Park Experience
September 20-22, 27-29
Fridays 5pm-10:30pm | Saturdays 11am-10:30pm | Sundays 12pm-8pm
Montebello Park Experience (free)
Drink. Eat. Dance. Discover. Experience.
Experience Canada’s largest wine festival at this six-day celebration of Niagara wine in historic Montebello Park in downtown St. Catharines; one of the oldest and most beautiful parks in the Niagara that comes alive for two weekends in September. A celebration of Niagara and the bounty of harvest, the Montebello Park wine and culinary experience truly showcases all that the Region has to offer.
Grab your friends and get ready for the best party of the year in Niagara as you head down to the park to enjoy over 100 wines, mouthwatering local cuisine, 50 hours of live music and a variety of entertaining wine seminars. Want to know what it feels like to be in a glass of sparkling wine? How about behind the wheel of a harvester? Or swimming in a pool of wine corks? The brand-new #WineLife exhibit, a pop-up installation featuring four engaging pods, offers up multi-sensory experiences that immerse you in Niagara’s wine country in Montebello Park!
Upgrade your Montebello experience with the brand new All Access Lounge Pass ($) New for 2019, the All Access Lounge Pass gives you the opportunity to experience the party in the Harvest Lounge, Sommelier Lounge and the Wine Garden! With access to premium bars featuring VQA wines, comfortable lounge seating with incredible stage views and private VIP washrooms, make your Grape & Wine experience an unforgettable one!