Niagara Icewine


The Falls. Thrilling entertainment. Fabled history. Niagara Canada is home to so many wonders, but none is as exclusive and alluring as the Icewine Festivals of Niagara – an experience you simply can’t get anywhere else. It’s a month-long celebration in January, where you’ll find each other all over again as you explore Icewine at three delicious festivals. Broaden your palate and embrace new experiences by indulging in tastings of fine Niagara wines, evening galas, and dinners fit for the most discerning foodies. Your getaway is calling. Discover more about Niagara’s rise as a world-renowned Icewine specialist.



Indulge in a weekend of grace and beauty with the festival’s opener, Experience Canada’s largest VQA Icewine and table wine tasting from over 35 wineries at the Niagara Icewine Gala January 12, 2018.

Icewine, Late Harvest, Sparkling wine and premium red and white wines will be showcased throughout the evening alongside Fallsview Casino Resorts’ top chefs as they create mouthwatering dishes that are as beautiful as they are to taste. The Niagara Icewine Gala ticket is your all inclusive elegant evening of fine wine and dining. It’s a night full of eye-catching and tastebud-loving culture, including intricate art, exceptional cuisine, and of course, plenty of Canada’s finest “liquid gold”.

It’s Icewine’s biggest night, held inside the beautiful Grand Hall at Fallsview Casino Resort.

Icewine Gala
Fallsview Casino Resort, Grand Hall, Niagara Falls
January 12, 2018 | 7 -10pm | $180 + HST (until Dec.15, 2017)

January is also packed with more delights and surprises for you to experience. Learn more about other dining Icewine events below.

Sparkling Dinner with Chef Susur Lee
Windows Room On the Twenty, Twenty Valley
January 13, 2018| 6:30pm | $125 + HST

Icewine Brunch with Chef Susur Lee
Windows Room On the Twenty, Twenty Valley
January 14, 2018 | 10:30am | $75 + HST

Sparkle and Ice Diamond Gala
Grand Hall, Historic Court House, Niagara-on-the-Lake
January 19, 2018 | 8 – 11pm | $95 + HST

White on Ice Dinner
Icewine Village, Heritage District, Niagara-on-the-Lake
January 26, 2018 | 7 – 10pm | $100 + HST


January 12 – 14, 2018

When it comes to delicious food and world-class Icewine that’s a little off the beaten path, the annual Winter WineFest in Niagara’s Twenty Valley delivers. Escape for a fun-filled weekend on the quaint streets of Jordan Village to explore local tastes from Niagara’s top winemakers and chefs!


  • 5:30PM – Opening Kick Off – Special Guests
  • 6:00PM – Live Entertainment on the Main Stage
  • 9:30PM – Speak Easy After Party in the Cave Spring Cellar  – sponsored by Dillon’s Small Batch Distillers & Cave Spring Cellars


  • 12:30PM – Chef’s One Pot Challenge with host Kristen Eppich of House and Home Magazine and our 2018 Celebrity Chef Susur Lee
  • 2:00PM – Jordan Village Fashion show, brought to you by the Jordan Village MerchantsNiagara’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 Susur Lee
  • 7:30PM – Cowboy Junkies on the Main Stage
  • 9:30PM #shakethecave After Party in the Cave Spring Cellar  – sponsored by Bench Brewing Co.


  • 10:30AM – Icewine Brunch featuring Celebrity Chef Susur Lee  – limited tickets available
  • 2:00PM – Jordan Village Fashion show, brought to you by the Jordan Village MerchantsNiagara’s Best Detour 
  • 4:00PM – Icewine Puck Shoot Out! Sign up at 3:00PM and tell the tale, frozen pucks made from freshly pressed Icewine grapes.


January 15 – 31, 2018

The Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Festival takes place in the gorgeous heritage district that sets the stage for a magical weekend together. Start your getaway in our Icewine Village, a historical winter wonderland with delicious Icewine from local wineries.

Make the most of your weekend at the Shop, Sip, Sample and Savour event, a trifecta of wine, culinary, and shopping that’s held outdoors in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake.

For an elegant evening, head to the Sparkle and Ice Diamond Gala, or dine outdoors at the White on Ice Dinner for Icewine-inspired cuisine from the Signature Kitchen Chefs followed by live music so you can dance the night away. If you’d prefer to sample among the vines, head to the region’s award-winning wineries throughout the month to enjoy Icewine-themed tastings and experiences.  It all adds up to a picturesque Icewine getaway you won’t soon forget.


January 26- 27, 2018

Start your Icewine exploration the biggest way possible – at one of the world’s largest Icewine Festivals, in Niagara Falls’ Scotiabank Convention Centre.



Friday, January 26th
7p – 10p
Saturday, January 27th 
2p – 5p
7p – 10p

  • Early Bird Tickets $49 (offer expires Dec.25th, 2017)
  • $65 after Dec.25th, 2017
  • $75 at the Door

With 3 entertaining wine tasting sessions to choose from, it’s the perfect way to sip and savour through an entire weekend together. Each indoor sampling session is three enlightening hours complemented by the sounds of some of Niagara’s most entertaining musicians.

When you’ve worked up an appetite, indulge in unexpected pairings and divine desserts created by some of Niagara’s top chefs.  One of the best ways to experience Niagara’s famed Icewine is at a festival that’s as grand as the majestic Falls surrounding it.


January 12-28, 2018
$45 +HST per pass

Get the full Niagara Icewine Festival experience with the Discovery Pass. It gets you 8 different Icewine experiences of your choice valid over three magical weekends in January. Create your own delicious adventure along Niagara’s Wine Route from local Icewine tastings to outdoor firepits paired with homemade Icewine marshmallows and savoury dishes that will warm you from the inside out. It’s the perfect complement to the region’s Icewine villages and special events throughout the month of January.


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