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The BCHF hosts several major events and we are also very proud to be the beneficiaries of supporters’ third party events where partial or all proceeds go towards the BC Hospitality Foundation.

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BC Restaurant Hall of Fame

Italian Cultural Centre 3075 Slocan St., Vancouver

The BC Restaurant Hall of Fame Gala celebrates the individuals in BC’s restaurant scene that make it one of the most outstanding in the world in terms of diversity, unique concepts, exceptional food quality, excellent wine, professional service and value to the customer. Since its inception, the Hall of Fame has inducted 88 individuals representing a broad range...


The Young Chefs presented by The Kelowna International Airport

Okanagan College Centre for Learning

Apprentice chefs from around the Okanagan compete to create a unique small plate that pairs perfectly  with their partner winery. Taste the creativity of these young chefs, and enjoy the beautiful setting of the Atrium, at Okanagan College. Please bring your smart phone to vote for People’s Choice Best Food & Wine Pairing while our...


Sensation – The Fall Wine Festival Finale

Penticton Lakeside Resort 21 Lakeshore Dr. W, Penticton

Wine + Food + Culture. A wine tasting event for the senses, Sensation is a festival that pairs B.C. wine with only the very best in art, music, food, and culture. As you explore the beautiful Penticton Lakeside Resort and Conference Centre see how different wines of the region have been paired with equally elevated experiences;...


BC Craft Brewers Conference

Harbour Convention Centre 760 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver

All-access early bird discounted tickets for the third annual BC Craft Brewers Conference are on sale now until Sept. 15 for $199 (regularly priced at $249 starting Sept. 16). BC Craft Brewers Guild Members receive a $50 discount on all-access tickets. For more information, a complete list of speakers and to purchase tickets visit:

CAD200 – CAD250

Taco Vino 2019 by BC Wine, Cider & Spirits Festival


Taco Vino 2019 Location to be Announced! October 19th $79 (plus gst + applicable fees) Everyone’s dream event, local samples from our amazing members, and tacos; how could it go wrong!  Join us for member samplings, tacos, Spanish music and so much more.  The only “pre” Día de los Muertos you will need to attend...


ABLE – BC Liquor Conference 2019

The Sutton Place Hotel 845 Burrard St., Vancouver

The BC Liquor Conference is British Columbia’s premier liquor industry conference hosted by BC’s Alliance of Beverage Licensees (ABLE BC) and created for liquor retailer and hospitality owners and managers. All industry members are welcome! ABLE BC is the leading voice of BC’s private liquor and cannabis retail industries. Our membership includes pubs, bars, nightclubs, private liquor...

Eat the Future

Boom + Batten Restaurant 2 Paul Kane Place, Victoria

On Monday, October 28 EAT Magazine and Boom + Batten Restaurant/Café are co-hosting Eat the Future. The theme for this culinary adventure is “what the future may hold” with a dream team of chefs creating imaginative dishes using practices to steward the oceans, celebrate local suppliers and activate the people in our industry who want...


No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews dinner featuring Iron Chef Rob Feenie on November 8th

L'Abattoir 217 Carrall St., Vancouver

On Friday November 8th, 2019, No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews will be hosted by Chef Lee Cooper and Canadian culinary icon, Chef Rob Feenie of Cactus Club Cafe. Chef Feenie, was triumphant for a second time on Iron Chef Canada in late 2018, maintaining his legendary status in the Canadian culinary realm. A seasonal multi-course dinner...

for.ti.fy Conference 2019

Penticton Lakeside Resort 21 Lakeshore Dr. W, Penticton

Artisan Fermenters and Distillers Business Conference and Tradeshow Early Bird Registration rate: Until September 27th only $165 per person. On Now Regular Rate: On Saturday, September 28th the rate goes up to $175 per person. Group Rate: Registration for 3 or more (must be at least three) from one organization registering and paying at the same time, the rate will be...


Dinner With A View

Ambleside Beach 1150 Marine Dr, West Vancouver

Enjoy a blind 3-course menu expertly crafted by award winning celebrity chef (to be announced closer to the start of the event) meal options include Meat, Fish, and Vegan. All food is guaranteed to be shellfish, pork, and nut free. Please Note: Beverages are NOT included with the purchase of your dinner experience. PURCHASE TICKETS

CAD109 – CAD199

Dine Around & Stay in Town 2020

Victoria Conference Centre 720 Douglas Street, Victoria

Easily Victoria’s most anticipated foodie event, Dine Around & Stay in Town 2020 (Dine Around) will take place from January 17 to February 2, 2020. Visitors and locals alike will experience Victoria’s thriving, diverse culinary scene and enjoy special offerings from over 50+ restaurants with set-price, three course menus. Victoria’s hotels also will join in the fun and...


Dine Out Vancouver Festival

Spanning from January 17 to February 2, 2020. All events are fantastic! CHECK WEBSITE FOR EVENT DETAILS -

A Big Night at the Oscars

Bells and Whistles 3296 Fraser Street, Vancouver

If you head to this Fraser Street spot to view the Oscars, a $10 entry fee will get you a popcorn, a “paparazzi-inspired photo shoot,” and a ballot to vote for your predictions. Whoever gets the most guesses correct will win half the ticket proceeds, the other half will be donated to the BC Hospitality Foundation.


Medina After Dark Wine Bar

Cafe Medina 780 Richards St., Vancouver

For four nights only (February 26-29, 2020), during the 2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival (VIWF), Medina will transform from destination brunch spot into an inviting wine bar, open to one and all from 5 PM to midnight, where guests can enjoy a splash from Jenna’s specially designed wine list with by the glass and bottle...


Chali-Rosso Art Gallery 549 Howe St, Vancouver

What is this event? We’ll be hosting a fun, walk-around wine tasting featuring some fabulous wines from a selection of BC’s top wineries. (Although many BC wineries will be present at the Vancouver International Wine Festival, nearly all those present for our event are unique.) Attendees to this event with Twitter handles will be encouraged to...


Apero @ Cafe Medina

Cafe Medina 780 Richards St., Vancouver

For four nights only, during the 2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival (VIWF), Medina will transform from destination brunch spot into an inviting wine bar, open to one and all from From 5 PM to midnight, where guests can enjoy a splash from Jenna’s specially designed wine list with by the glass and bottle offerings; and...

IVSA New Product Salon

Coast Coal Harbour Hotel 1180 W Hastings St., Vancouver

Buyers-ONLY access begins at 12:30 pm and Industry Guests access open from 1 to 4 pm

No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews Dinner – Edition No. 18

L'Abattoir 217 Carrall Street, Vancouver

Featuring Chef Antonin Rivard-Mousseau Tickets for each dinner are auctioned off the month prior to the dinner with 100% of the proceeds from ticket sales going towards the BC Hospitality Foundation.  Dinner and auction dates are listed below and interested diners can visit to sign up for announcements and to bid on tickets when the ticket...


BCWI COVID-19 Communications, Marketing & Advocacy Update Join us as we review the latest on COVID-19 communication resources, marketing campaigns and advocacy work from the BC Wine Institute and partners. We recognize the wine industry is facing uncertain times and we are here to help where we can.  Please take this opportunity to join us as...


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