Every day of Whistler Cornucopia is filled with events. Find quick links to the main events below, or browse the full event list and purchase tickets on the festival website.
House Party: Best of BC
Get the taste of British Columbia at this popular event featuring live music, food and drinks. Whistler producers take a starring role providing smokin hot BBQ, homegrown vodka, micro-brewed beer and more on offer.
Cellar Door is a small, intimate tasting featuring wines priced at $35 and over per bottle. Want a wine for that special occasion? This event is for you, with every booth featuring the best of the best.
Trade Only Tasting
Exclusive to industry professionals, Trade Only Tasting offers an opportunity to network with restaurants, bartenders, wine directors, sommeliers and more.
Top 25 Celebratory Reception
Taste the best of the best - the Top 25 wines of the festival are unveiled at this magnificent tasting gala.
CRUSH Grand Tasting
Mingle with friends and discover your new favourite wine among the many red, white and sparkling glasses at this flagship tasting event, held in the Ballroom of the Whistler Conference Centre. Early access tickets available.
With a Twist
Choose your own cocktail adventure in a sophisticated setting. Wander “With a Twist,” and create your own mixed drink, listen to tips from mixologists, taste their unique concoctions, or try something completely new - neat or on the rocks!
Cornucopia Night Market: Taste of the World
The hugely popular event returns with a mix of street cuisine and smart pairings. Think exotic beer, wine and liquors paired with international cuisine, set in a playful night market environment.
An intimate wine, cider, beer and food tasting event that allows you to explore your own taste and style. Think delectable bites in different styles and unique brews to set the tastebuds racing.
BC Craft Brewers Guild Winter Beer Market
New event for 2015: An opportunity for beer lovers to kick-start the winter season by sampling a sneak peek of local brewers’ winter recipes.
Expertly crafted multi-course menus paired with incredible wines. Select Whistler restaurants and their winery partners have prepared these one-off opportunities for you to experience and appreciate their culinary skills and wine pairings.
Nourish Health and Wellness
Back for the second year the Nourish series focuses on sustainable food and lifestyle choices, health, wellness and connection to the earth. Events include seminars, cooking workshops, yoga classes and meditation.
Seminars and Workshops
Dive into these seminars to learn more about your favourite drink, be it craft beer, Italian sparkling wine, whisky or bold cabernet sauvignon. Industry professionals will lead you on a delicious journey lwith some history, and insiders’ knowledge to round out your passion perfectly. Interactive workshops and lunch and learn sessions allow you to get hands-on and come away with new skills and ideas.
Culinary Stage Series
Local and national chefs, producers and beverage professionals take to the stage to reveal the secrets of their trade. This is your chance to learn from the best and gain insight into the intricacies of the kitchen. A casual, vivacious and fun environment that caters to all palates and interests.
These luncheons are multi-course extravaganzas, prepared carefully by acclaimed chefs and served paired with delicious local wines. These are exclusive affairs, held in the intimate settings of beautiful Whistler private residences.
Nightlife and After Parties
Every night of the festival choose from a plethora of exclusive after parties and check out Whistlers famous bars, pubs and clubs./p>