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Thursday, November 8
 

6:00pm

Signature Tasting: House Party: Best of BC
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer

Event Description:
The House Party - Best of BC combines local foods and domestic wines, spirits and beer. Featuring the best of local talent in food and drink, we invite you to our house. Indulge in BBQ from our backyard, home-grown vodka, micro-brewed beer and much more from BC's land of plenty. House Party is a perennial sell out.
No one does barbecue better than SIDECUT, and they are bringing the House Party back again this year. Featuring classic favourites and modern mouthwatering variations from the grill and smoker along with fresh colourful salads and sides, it is a veritable feast for all appetites.

Thursday November 8, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Friday, November 9
 

8:00pm

Signature Tasting: Cellar Door Grand Tasting
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer

Event Description:
Cellar Door unlocks the gates to the world of luxury fine wines and champagnes by uncorking top-shelf bottles ($25 and up) to sip, savour and salivate over. Discover new wines and meet the producers and winemakers behind them. Browse the wineries and indulge in gourmet treats. Everyone will be living the high-life, when Cornucopia opens the Cellar Doors.

Featuring…
Aquilini Red Mountain
Barcbees Fine Wines: Bien Nacido, Bodegas Monterebro, Chateau Pegau, Domaine Tawse 
Barrage Cellars
BC Wine Studio
Black Hills Estate Winery
Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
C.C. Jentsch Cellars
Church & State Winery
Clos du Soleil Winery
Corcelettes Estate Winery
Covert Farms Family Estate Winery
Craggy Range
Da Silva Vineyards and Winery
Deep Roots Winery
Dirty Laundry Vineyards
ENRICO WINERY
Forbidden Fruit & Dead End Cellars
Fort Berens Estate Winery
Foxtrot Vineyards
Hedges Family Estate
Hope Family WInes
Howling Bluff Winery
Hugging Tree Winery
Indigenous World Winery
LA FRENZ WINERY
Marichel Winery
Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits
Monte Creek Ranch Winery
Moon Curser Vineyards
Peacock & Martin Wine Merchants
Play Estate Winery
Rose Family Estate
Summerhill Pyramid Winery
Sunrock Vineyards & Steller’s Jay
The Vibrant Vine 
TIME Winery
Van Westen Vineyards
Villa Maria
Waterside Vineyard & Winery

Friday November 9, 2018 8:00pm - 11:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Saturday, November 10
 

2:00pm

Trade Tasting
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
Trade Only Tasting - A tasting event for wineries only. Exclusive to industry professionals, Trade Only Tasting offers an opportunity to network with restaurants, bartenders, wine directors, sommeliers and more. A minimum of $10 donation to our charity and proof of industry affiliation is required for entry.

Saturday November 10, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way

7:45pm

Signature Tasting: Crush Grand Tasting: Early Entry
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre Grand Foyer & Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
The Crush Early Entry ticket is a head start for a limited number of attendees to the Crush Gala Tasting. This is your chance to be one of the first through the door to interact with dozens of wineries and sip a fantastic collection of wine. Take the opportunity to talk one-on-one with winemakers and producers from BC and beyond. Do you ever look at a wine list and wish you could have it all? At Crush, you can do just that. As the renowned flagship grand tasting event of Cornucopia, Crush creates a vibrant atmosphere for attendees to sip, savour and sample their way through the night. It is an opportunity for guests to discover a new gem, or ten! Meet wineries from BC and beyond and enjoy bites from some of Whistler's best restaurants. Located in the Sea to Sky Ballroom at the Whistler Conference Centre, Crush is dynamic, lively, sensational and a feast for the senses.

Saturday November 10, 2018 7:45pm - 8:30pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way

8:30pm

Signature Tasting: Crush Grand Tasting
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre Grand Foyer & Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
The renowned flagship grand tasting event of Cornucopia: Crush creates a vibrant atmosphere for attendees to sip, savour and sample their way through the night and get to know new wines, creating new favourites. Crush is an opportunity for attendees to discover a new gem, or ten! Meet wineries from BC and beyond and enjoy bites from exciting and different vendors. Located at the Whistler Conference Centre, Crush is a dynamic, lively, sensational feast for the senses.

Featuring…
Aquilini Red Mountain
Arrowleaf Cellars
Barcbees Fine Wines: Bien Nacido, Bodegas Monterebro, Chateau Pegau, Domaine Tawse 
Barrage Cellars
Basel Cellars
BC Wine Studio
Black Hills Estate Winery
Black Market Wine Co.
Black Sage Vineyard & Inniskillin
Blasted Church Vineyards
Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars
Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery 
c.c. jentsch cellars
Calliope Wines 
CANEXIM COMPANY
Charles Smith | Nobilo
Chateau Bianca/Wetzel Estate
Church & State Winery
Clos du Soleil Winery
Corcelettes Estate Winery
Covert Farms Family Estate Winery
Craggy Range
Crowsnest Vineyards
Da Silva Vineyards and Winery
Deep Roots Winery
Dirty Laundry Vineyards
Empson Wines
ENRICO WINERY
Forbidden Fruit & Dead End Cellars
Fort Berens Estate Winery
Foxtrot Vineyards
Hedges Family Estate
Hester Creek Estate Winery
Hope Family Wines
Howling Bluff Winery
Hugging Tree Winery
Indigenous World Winery
JoieFarm Winery
Kettle Valley Winery / Orofino Vineyards
LA FRENZ WINERY
Lang Vineyards
Lunessence Winery
Marichel Winery
Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits
MASI Winery 
Michael David Winery 
Monte Creek Ranch Winery
Moon Curser Vineyards
Okanagan Crush Pad - Narrative Wines
Oyster Bay Wines & Barossa Valley Estate Wines
Peacock & Martin Wine Merchants
Pentage Winery
Play Estate Winery
Revelry Import Company Inc.
Rocca delle Macie
Rose Family Estate
Roust Canada
Seaside Pearl Farmgate Winery 
Summerhill Pyramid Winery
Sunrock Vineyards & Steller’s Jay
The Macallan
The Vibrant Vine 
Therapy Vineyards
TIME Winery
Tinhorn Creek Vineyards
United Republic
Van Westen Vineyards
Villa Maria
Washington State Wine
Waterside Vineyard & Winery
Wines of Argentina

Saturday November 10, 2018 8:30pm - 11:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Sunday, November 11
 

7:30pm

Signature Tasting: With a Twist
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer

Event Description:
Celebrate Cornucopia with a Silent Disco! What is a Silent Disco? It's a party like no other! Each attendee receives a pair of headphones (supplied by us), and three different DJs play on three different channels. Switch it up, mix it up, dance all night - it's three parties at once! Take a break from the dancing to browse, taste and learn about the world of beer, spirits and cocktails as world-class mixologists and producers showcase their favourite liquids. Tickets includes five tokens for your drinks, additional tokens are $1.50 each.

Sunday November 11, 2018 7:30pm - 10:30pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Thursday, November 15
 

6:00pm

Signature Tasting: The Picnic
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer

Event Description:
Join us at the Picinc as we gather together visionaries and talent of culinary tradition to celebrate Cornucopia, Whistler's favourite food and drink festival.  This blend of talents, tastes, and toasts will be a perfect accompaniment to an exceptional festival.

Thursday November 15, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Friday, November 16
 

8:00pm

Signature Tasting: Night Market: Taste of the World
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
Demonstrating the wonderful adaptability of wines, beers and liquors, attendees enjoy this fun-filled evening in a casual yet refined environment emulating street style cuisine from across the globe. Browse the streets of our market, enjoying the sweet, the spicy, and the savory while discovering a variety of beverages to suit any style.

Friday November 16, 2018 8:00pm - 10:30pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Saturday, November 17
 

7:00pm

Signature Tasting: Poured Grand Tasting
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer & Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
Poured is the most all-encompassing drink event at Cornucopia. Experience the full spectrum of what the beverage industry has to offer as you sip scotch, an expertly crafted BC Beer, a Canadian Cider or a fine wine from across the globe. Anchoring the second Saturday of Cornucopia, POURED is a spirited night of music and revelry. Tickets include a souvenir glass and five tokens. Additional tokens are only $1.50 each.

Featuring…
Premier Brands: Berliner Pilsner & Schofferhfoer Grapefruit Wheat Radler 
Blackfly Beverage Co.
Bomber Brewing
Bucha Brew
Central City Brewers & Distillers
Coast Mountain Brewing
Covert Farms Family Estate Winery
De Vine Spirits
European Craft Beer: Stiegl, Erdinger, Delirium, Früli, O’hara’s, Lindemans
Forbidden Fruit & Dead End Cellars
Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks
High Mountain Brewing
Howe Sound Brewing
Howling Bluff Winery
Hoyne Brewing Co.
Lonetree Cider Co
Marichel Winery
Massey Wines
Northyards Cider Co. LTD.
Parallel 49 Brewing 
Phillips Brewing & Malting Co.
Steam Whistle Brewing
Steamworks
TS Global Agency: Yamazakura Whisky, Shin Wine
Van Westen Vineyards
Vancouver Island Brewing
Whistler Brewing Co.
Yellow Dog Brewing
Highwood Distillers 
Whistler Beer Farmers

Saturday November 17, 2018 7:00pm - 10:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way
 
Sunday, November 18
 

3:00pm

Bearfoot Bistro World Oyster Invitational & Bloody Caesar Battle
Room set-up/format:
Gala Tasting with sampling booths set up throughout the room

Attire:
“Whistler Casual” – this means anything from jeans and a t-shirt to a ball gown or tuxedo!

Location:
Whistler Conference Centre - Grand Foyer & Sea to Sky Ballroom

Event Description:
Don’t miss our 8th annual throwdown, when the best oyster shuckers, bartenders and mixologists from around the globe descend on Whistler to meet and compete.

Your ticket includes all refreshments, food and entertainment, plus a front row seat to witness the knives fly as oysters are shucked against the clock, and a chance to try each Caesar entered into the bloodiest battle of the year.

The 2018 event will take place during Cornucopia, Whistler’s food and drink festival, in the foyer of the Whistler Conference Centre.

Sunday November 18, 2018 3:00pm - 7:00pm
WHISTLER CONFERENCE CENTRE 4010 Whistler Way