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 September 18 & 19 or September 25 & 26. Wineries are open for the Discovery Pass from 11am – 5pm daily (unless noted in their description)
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.
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. Passes lost within 48 hours of the event start date will need to be replaced at the customer's expense.
What if I need help with my e-ticket?
E-tickets are not being used during the 2021 Fall Discovery Pass. All purchasers will receive their pass via mail or can pick up at the Festival Office (see 101 section for dates and times).
Are vaccine passports required?
The wineries follow the Province and Region’s guidelines regarding the passport. The Discovery Pass tasting areas are outside, however, if it is raining OR if you'd like to do additional tastings indoors you will require a vaccine passport after September 22.
What if it rains?
All participating wineries have plans for inclement weather. Please note that the Discovery Pass is a rain-or-shine, non-refundable event.
Can I bring a group?
Each winery will determine the safest way to accommodate groups within COVID public health guidelines. Please note that wineries cannot guarantee that groups larger than 6 will be seated together.