Niagara Grape & Wine Festival
September 12–30, 2018
In Niagara, we celebrate the harvest by throwing the largest wine festival & street parade in Canada! Enjoy 100+ events at the 67th Niagara Grape and Wine Festival.
Grape Growers of Ontario 35th Annual Celebrity Luncheon
September 12, 2018
For 35 years the Celebrity Luncheon has marked the opening of the Niagara Grape and Wine Festival by showcasing Canadian personalities and celebrating the annual grape harvest. This year’s celebration is sure to be a crowd pleaser as the Grape Growers of Ontario welcome Canada’s “Unofficial Opposition” and the nation’s most awarded comic and political satirist, Rick Mercer to the stage.
Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Montebello Park Experience
September 21–23 & 28–30, 2018
In Niagara, we celebrate the harvest by throwing the largest wine festival & street parade in Canada! Enjoy 100+ events at the 67th Niagara Grape and Wine Festival. Historic Montebello Park comes alive as the festival hub. Celebrate in relaxed style where most featured events take place, including live all-Canadian entertainment & activities for the whole family.
The hub of the Niagara Wine Festival can be found in historic Montebello Park in downtown St. Catharines. One of the oldest and most beautiful parks in the Niagara Region comes alive for two weekends in September. A celebration of Niagara and the bounty of harvest, the Montebello Park wine and culinary experience truly showcases all that the Region has to offer. Local chefs will provide regional cuisine from one to three tokens per portion, while VQA wines can be purchased by the sample or glass.
Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Discovery Pass Program
September 15–16, 22–23 & 29–30, 2018
Explore Niagara at its most colourful with the Discovery Pass. Sip & savour local cuisine paired with local wines at wineries across the Niagara Region.
Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Pied Piper Parade
September 22, 2018 – 11am
Calling all kids aged 2-12…join the Marching SuperBand in the 2018 Pied Piper Parade! Dress as your favourite superhero and bang your home-made drum as you march the special “Kids Parade” route from Montebello Park and back.
Chinese Harvest Moon Festival
Monday, September 24 2018 | 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us in Montebello Park as the Niagara Grape & Wine Festival, in partnership with The Niagara Chinese Business Council and
Confucius Institute (Brock University), celebrates the 1st Annual Chinese Harvest Moon Festival!
Niagara Grape & Wine Festival Meridian Grande Parade
September 29, 2018 – 11am
Immerse yourself in the Four Seasons in Wine Country as hundreds of musicians, dancers, acrobats, entertainers and floats fill the
streets of Downtown St. Catharines. New Artistic Director Alice Burke has woven a spectacle of colour, sound and energy into an incredible hour of pageantry. The Meridian Grande Parade attracts upwards of 100,000 spectators annually–get there early to save your seat!
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