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Winefest is Back to Indulge Calgary's Wine Lovers

Calgary's highly anticipated, all-inclusive wine event uncorks at the BMO Centre

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/10/14 --


WHAT:     Alberta's favourite all-inclusive wine event is
          back celebrating its 22nd year in Calgary.
          Winefest invites guests to sample hundreds of
          local and international wines, including a
          selection of red, white, sparkling and dessert
          wines from 18 of the world's most renowned wine
          regions. Wine experts will be available 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 11 Sobeys Liquor
          locations in the Calgary area attendees can
          restock their cellars anytime!

          Attendees can also nibble on a delicious selection
          of hors d'oeuvres from Stampede Catering,
          Springbank Cheese Company, COBS bread, Dave's Hot
          Pepper Jelly, Nefiss Lezizz and The Ship & Anchor.

WHO:      Wine novices and seasoned vino lovers alike 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.

WHY:      Celebrate and sample from 251 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 21, 2014 7-10 p.m.                       Friday Evening
                                                            Session SOLD
                                                            OUT!
          February 22, 2014 2-5 p.m.                        Saturday
                                                            Afternoon
                                                            Session
          February 22, 2014 7-10 p.m.                       Saturday Evening
                                                            Session SOLD
                                                            OUT!

WHERE:    Stampede Park BMO Centre Hall E - New 2014
          Location!
          20 Roundup Way
          Calgary, AB T2G 2W1

TICKETS:  Friday Evening Session - $80 SOLD OUT
          Saturday Afternoon Session - $75
          Saturday Evening Session - $80 SOLD OUT

Tickets and additional information can be found online at:

http://www.celebratewinefest.com/

https://www.facebook.com/winefest.calgary.edmonton

@Winefest

Tickets are still available for the Saturday Afternoon session!

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