January 30, 2014 09:00 ET

Winefest Is Back to Indulge Edmonton's Wine Lovers

Edmonton's highly anticipated, all-inclusive wine event returns to the Shaw Conference Centre

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Jan. 30, 2014) -


WHAT: Alberta's favourite all-inclusive wine event is back celebrating its sixth year in Edmonton. Winefest invites guests to sample hundreds of local and international wines, including a selection of red, white, sparkling and dessert wines from 17 of the world's most renowned wine regions. Wine experts will be on hand to share their knowledge and suggest tasting notes as attendees sample their way from booth to booth. Also, attendees can download Winefest's free mobile app for smartphone users. The Winefest App allows attendees to make tasting notes and bookmark all of their favourite wines at Winefest. One ticket includes all-inclusive wine tasting as well as a complimentary Riedel wine glass and Festival Guide.
This year, Winefest is proud to announce the brand new 2014 title sponsor, Sobeys Liquor. During the event, attendees can stop by the on-site Sobeys Liquor store to purchase their favourite finds to enjoy at home. Also, with 17 Sobeys Liquor locations in the Edmonton area attendees can restock their cellars anytime!
Attendees can also nibble on a delicious selection of hors d'oeuvres from Shaw Conference Centre Catering, The Cheesiry, Cococo Chocolatiers (owners of Chocolaterie Bernard Callebaut ®), COBS Bread, Dave's Hot Pepper Jelly, Nefiss Lezizz and Buttery Bites Caramels.
WHO: Wine novices and seasoned vino lovers will enjoy a decadent evening or afternoon of all-inclusive wine tasting alongside delicious hors d'oeuvres. Winefest is a chance to enjoy a fun outing with friends, family or loved ones, while discovering new favourite wines and increasing wine knowledge. Winefest also provides the perfect setting for those looking for a fun and interactive Valentine's Day weekend activity.
WHY: Celebrate and sample from 247 wines from the world's most renowned wine regions! Winefest is the perfect opportunity for guests to 'try before you buy' and to discover new favourites in a casually refined atmosphere.
WHEN: February 14, 2014 7-10 p.m. Friday Evening Session
February 15, 2014 2-5 p.m. Saturday Afternoon Session
February 15, 2014 7-10 p.m. Saturday Evening Session SOLD OUT!
WHERE: Shaw Conference Centre - Hall D
9797 Jasper Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2W8
TICKETS: Friday Evening Session - $75
Saturday Afternoon Session - $70
Saturday Evening Session - $75 SOLD OUT!

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