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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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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...

Showpass presents Winterland Wine, Cider & Spirits Tasting

SilverStar Mountain Resort 123 Shortt St., SilverStar Mountain

POSTPONED In Partnership with SilverStar Mountain Resort the BC Wine, Cider & Spirits Festival brings you, Showpass presents WINTERLAND- Wine, Cider & Spirits Tasting.  Join us, Showpass and our members on the mountain as we take over the village at SilverStar Mountain Resort for the Apres Event of the year! Inflatable Igloos, Samples from our member Wineries,...


Hospitality Summit

Delta Hotels by Marriott Grand Okanagan Resort 1310 Water St, Kelowna

POSTPONED Join the BC Hotel Association and Alliance of Beverage Licensees at the fifth annual BC Hospitality Summit: BC's largest annual gathering of hospitality businesses. With a focus on hotels, food and beverage operations, and liquor retail, the goal of Summit 2020 is to help build profitable strategic partnerships among hospitality businesses.

Chef Meets BC Grape 2020

Vancouver Convention Centre 999 Canada Pl, Vancouver

CANCELLED POSTPONED. Enjoy a selection of hundreds of BC VQA Wines in a walk-around tasting featuring BC wineries. Enjoy small plates prepared by top chefs from renowned local restaurants, perfectly paired with BC VQA Wine. Vote along with celebrity judges for your favourite Wine & Food Pairing.


Heart of Wine Country Spring Release Wine Tasting

Terminal City Club 837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

POSTPONED. Come join the principals of the wineries from the Heart of Wine Country™ for an evening of amazing wines and food, as they debut their Spring Releases. The Okanagan Falls and Skaha Lake Winery Association is comprised of 14 wineries making award-winning wines in one of the most beautiful parts of the Okanagan. Experience...


Best of Varietal Awards

Penticton Lakeside Resort 21 Lakeshore Dr. W, Penticton

CANCELLED The wine competition will still take place and we will announce the winners via our website, newsletter and social media May 1st. Join us in celebrating the beginning of the 2020 Okanagan Valley wine tourism season with a tasting of the best wines in British Columbia! The evening begins with a concise presentation of...

#HospitalityHustle (a virtual event)

#HospitaltyHustle The original plan for the Hospitality Hustle was for the event to be an in-person 5km walk/run around Burnaby’s Deer Lake, followed by Sunday brunch at Hart House Restaurant.  The event was intended to raise funds, as well as raising awareness of the importance of mental and physical health.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however, the...


No. 1 Gaoler’s Mews Dinner – Edition No. 19

L'Abattoir 217 Carrall Street, Vancouver

CANCELLED Featuring Chef Rob Gentile 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...

Secret Sips

CANCELLED Watch for some exciting details in regards to this event coming in early 2020, until then this exciting brand new BC Wine, Cider & Spirits Festival is a secret!

Top Drop – Vancouver


Chef Meets BC Grape – Okanagan

See Ya Later Ranch Okanagan 2575 Green Lake Road, Okanagan Falls

CANCELLED Join us at See Ya Later Ranch for this annual event where forty wineries will pour over 200 wines at a true festival-style event. Twelve Okanagan Valley chefs will represent their restaurants to showcase their unique culinary styles and create amazing small-plates for guests to enjoy. Interactive chef demos will engage guests, buskers will...



Harbour Convention Centre 760 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver

BC Event Management has partnered with the Harbour Convention Centre to host “Reconnect 2020”.  The goal of Reconnect 2020 is twofold: to showcase a new way to connect; and to raise funds for the BC Hospitality Foundation. From meetings to events to tourism, we all need to connect. The Reconnect 2020 hybrid event will be held at the 35,000-sq....


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