Niagara Icewine Festival

Icewine Gala - Jan 10

Discovery Pass - Jan 10-12, 17-19 & 24-26

Snow Globe Soirée - Jan 16 - Feb 16

Niagara Icewine Festival Gala

Niagara Icewine Festival Gala

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the 25th Niagara Icewine Gala! This iconic event was a special celebration of Canada's 'liquid gold', featuring 35 VQA pouring stations, an incredible retrospective menu by Chef Ray Taylor and the Fallsview Casino culinary team, ambient hoop dancing, and live entertainment by Sandy Vine and the Midnights!

Thank you to our sponsors, including Niagara Casinos and PBI Printing for presenting the event, our new and returning guests, and our incredible VolunTeam for such a magical evening.

The Niagara Icewine Festival continues with Discovery Pass weekends through January 26th, and the Snow Globe Soiree from January 16th through February 16th.

Icewine Festival Snow Globe Soirée

A Domed Dining Event On The Edge of Niagara Falls

Shake up the first months of 2020 with a one-of-a-kind wine and dining experience in Niagara Falls. Enjoy world-class wines and a delicious three-course meal prepared by one of Niagara’s most celebrated chefs while taking in an unforgettable Falls view from inside your very own Snow Globe.

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Weekend 1

Jan 16 - 19
Treadwell
Jason Williams
NOTL, ON

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Weekend 2

Jan 24 - 26
Tide & Vine
Cameron MacDonald & Steve Sperling
Niagara Falls, ON

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Weekend 3

Jan 31 - Feb 1
Bolete
Andrew McLeod
St. Catharines, ON

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Weekend 4

Feb 6 - 9
Backhouse
Ryan Crawford
NOTL, ON

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Weekend 5

Feb 13 - 16
incoho
Ray Syegco
St. Catharines, ON

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Your Snow Globe Soirée Experience Includes:

  • A warm pre and post-dinner welcome at the Snow Globe Lounge, where you can enjoy a selection of Niagara VQA wines and take in the view of the Falls.
  • A ninety-minute dining experience in your very own heated Snow Globe furnished with little luxuries like cozy blankets and twinkling lights to keep you and your group of up to six guests comfy and cozy.
  • A three-course meal planned and prepared by one of Niagara’s most talented Wine Country chefs with a curated Niagara VQA wine list.
  • A Snow Globe Concierge who, in addition to serving your group its meal in style, will also be happy to assist with photos and answer any questions.

Choose from 6:00/6:30 pm and 8:00/8:30 pm seating Thursday through Sunday between January 16th and February 16th. $999 per dome (includes dinner for 6 guests and 2 bottles of premium VQA wine. Additional Niagara VQA Wines will be available for purchase by the bottle in the Snow Globes.The Snow Globe Lounge will feature Niagara Icewine flights, Icewine cocktails and premium VQA wines by the glass for an additional fee.

Event shuttle service provided by Coventry Transportation. View packages here.

Join the Last Minute Club!

Take advantage of last-minute openings for the Snow Globe Soriee! Sign up for last minute opportunities to book a dome for two or four people. We'll notify you one week before the scheduled date to have you dining on the brink of the Falls! Bookings are a first come first serve basis.

Winter Fun in Wine Country

Celebrate the coolest season in Niagara

Niagara’s wine region is home to the best celebrations of the coolest grapes, all season long. Plan your winter escape with our signature Niagara Icewine Festival events, and keep the celebrations going with the Twenty Valley Winter WineFest and Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Village.

Jan 10, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
5:30pm – 10pm
Winter WineFest
Jordan Village, Twenty Valley
(Craft Cocktail Competition all night)
9pm – 12:00am
“Twenty Valley on Ice” After Party*
Cave Spring Cellars, Twenty Valley

Jan 11, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
12pm – 10pm
Winter WineFest
Jordan Village, Twenty Valley
(Barrel Rolling Competition at 3pm)
6:30pm
Icewine Dinner*
Cave Spring Cellars, Twenty Valley
9pm - 12am
“Twenty Valley on Ice” After Party*
Cave Spring Cellars, Twenty Valley

Jan 12, 2020

10:30am
Icewine Brunch*
Cave Spring Cellars, Twenty Valley
11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
12pm – 6pm
Winter WineFest
Jordan Village, Twenty Valley
(Icewine Puck Shootout at 4pm)

Jan 16, 2020

6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls

Jan 17, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls
8pm – 10:30pm
Sparkle & Ice Gala*
Niagara-on-the-Lake

Jan 18, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
11am – 5pm
Icewine Village
Niagara-on-the-Lake
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls
9pm – 11pm
Flash & Panache Cocktail Competition
Niagara-on-the-Lake

Jan 19, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
12pm – 5pm
Icewine Village
Niagara-on-the-Lake
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls

Jan 23, 2020

6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls

Jan 24, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls
7pm – 11pm
White on Ice Dinner*
Niagara-on-the-Lake

Jan 25, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
11am – 5pm
Icewine Village
Niagara-on-the-Lake
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls

Jan 26, 2020

11am – 5pm
Discovery Pass*
Wineries across Niagara
12pm – 5pm
Icewine Village
Niagara-on-the-Lake
6pm – 11pm
Snow Globe Soirée
Wine & Dine beside Niagara Falls

more winter wine country fun

Twenty Valley's Winter WineFest

Twenty Valley Winter WineFest

January 10-12, 2020

Brace for a Blast, and warm up in Twenty Valley at Niagara's Best Street Party for food & wine lovers! Dress for the occasion and get ready for a memorable experience. Bring your date or a group of friends or join us for family-friendly fun. You'll find some of the best local craft beverages and gastronomic pleasures from local culinary talent.
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Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Festival

Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine Festival

January 17-19 & 24-26, 2020

Niagara-on-the-Lake's historic Queen Street transforms into a winter wonderland each year to celebrate Icewine with culinary creations, music, shopping and sparkling ice sculptures during the free admission Icewine Village and cocktail competition. Plus, engage all of your senses at the ticketed events including a Sparkle & Ice Gala and White on Ice Dinner.
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Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Discovery Pass

The Niagara Icewine Discovery Pass program is the best way to experience wine country during the winter season. Over 30 wineries showcase Niagara’s "liquid gold" as VQA Icewine is paired with sweet and savoury chef’s creations.

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