How much does it cost?
Discovery Pass tickets are $49 +HST each and include 6 wine and food pairings at participating wineries. Driver's Discovery Pass tickets are $39 +HST and include 6 culinary pairings with a non-alcoholic beverage at participating wineries.
Which dates & times are Discovery Pass tickets valid for?
Your Discovery Pass ticket is valid for the weekend you have selected – either June 17-19 or June 24-26. Wineries are open for the Discovery Pass from 11am – 5pm daily (unless noted in their description)
What is the difference between a Discovery Pass and a Driver's Pass?
The Discovery Pass includes six VQA wine tastings with culinary pairings. The Driver’s Pass includes six non-alcoholic cocktails with culinary pairings.
Can I share my Discovery Pass?
Yes, you can! Each Discovery Pass includes 6 tasting tickets – which means 6 food and wine pairings total. You can divide them up however you'd like – just ask the winery staff to scan your QR code for as many tastings as you’d like to use.
Are there options for people with dietary restrictions?
Most wineries have a vegetarian option. Review the Wine & Food pairings and look for notations of vegetarian or vegetarian options, then plan your route!
What if I never received/lost my Discovery Pass?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org no less than 48 hours prior to the event start date.
Can I bring a group?
Please review the Discovery Pass Listings to see which wineries will welcome groups of 9 or more guests. All groups will require advance reservations.
What is the refund/cancellation policy?
Tickets are final sale. Refunds will only be issued for extraordinary circumstances, or upon request if the province mandates another shut-down due to COVID-19. Registration/ticket processing fees are not refundable. Event is rain or shine - refunds will not be issued for weather.
What are the covid-19 and health and safety protocols?
Participating wineries operate in accordance with current Ontario and regional protocols. At current, masks and proof of vaccination are not required, however this policy is subject to change based on guidelines and local ordinances as the event approaches. COVID safety protocols are in place at winery locations, including sanitization and outdoor tasting spaces. By purchasing ticket(s) you acknowledge that you are in compliance with current provincial mandates.