While there are lots of things to do and see in Niagara, our industry professionals and Sommeliers are here to educate our guests how fully immerse yourself in what our region and wineries have to offer. Let us help guide you through a first class wine experience, call today to book your private or social wine tour.
We also provide worry free all inclusive transportation service for many of the winery passport programs. Throughout the course of the year the wineries of Niagara on Lake and the Bench participate in tasting ‘passport’ programs. These highly anticipated annual events showcase a food/dessert paired perfectly with Niagara Wines at each of the wineries on the itinerary. Our price of $139.95 includes transportation along with the pass which can be used all weekend long from 11am-5pm. Private and Custom Group pricing available upon request. Pickups from Niagara Falls and Niagara on the Lake.
Niagara’s dozens of wineries are eager to share their distinctive personalities and products with visitors through a range of unique events. From concerts and theatre in the vineyard, to unique experiences designed to let you try your hand at working at a winery, and creatively themed dining events, there’s always something happening at our wineries. Browse the events calendars on individual winery websites to find an upcoming event that piques your interest.
There are also a number of annual wine festivals and touring programs offered throughout the year that have been designed to expose visitors to the diversity of Niagara’s wine scene.
Days of Wine and Chocolate
Get Fresh in Twenty Valley
This spectacular event showcases the new vintage and aromatic wines paired with fresh spring flavours exclusive to the vineyards in Niagara’s Twenty Valley wine country. The often over-looked regional appellation is spread across 5 sub-appellations: Beamsville Bench, Twenty Mile Bench, Short Hills Bench, Lincoln Lakeshore, and Creek Shores.
April 27-28 from 10am-4pm, May 3-4 from 10am-4pm
Sip & Sizzle
This one of a kind experience offers you the opportunity to taste specially prepared grilled foods that are perfectly paired with premium VQA wines from over 20 participating wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake.
May 3-5, 10-12, 17-19 and 24-26 from 11am-5pm
Graze the Bench
Enjoy a weekend of live music and stunning vineyard views from the Beamsville Bench wine country. This special winery/afternoon experience features new vintages and old favourites delightfully paired with dishes prepared by some of Niagara’s best chefs.
June 1 & 2 from 12-5pm
Niagara’s Homegrown Festival
This summer kick-off event, exclusive to Niagara’s wine country showcases award-winning VQA wines, local fresh produce and farm-to-table favourites. It a truly unique Canadian experience that promotes local entertainment, wine and spectacular culinary pairings from over 30 participating wineries across the Niagara region.
June 15-16 and 22-23
Niagara Vintage Wine Tours is a proud participant in Niagara’s Wine Tasting Passport program. For more information about the passport program, or to book your wine tour, call us at 1-866-628-5428