The Trade Days Pass is now sold out. Individual tickets to some trade events are still available.

The Trade Days Pass provides badge and ticket access to the trade portion of the festival. Passes are available only to those in the wine, restaurant and hospitality industries who buy, sell, serve or market wine in their business. Registration is required.

Note: Please note that a ticket is required for all events with the exception of Trade Tastings and International Festival Tastings, where a badge will allow access. The Trade Days Pass (TDP) badge with be mailed with tickets in late January 2017.

Trade Days Pass events take place Thursday, February 16 and Friday, February 17 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and include the following events:

Thursday, February 16, 2017

9:30-11:30 a.m.

Canada Coast to Coast
Theme Country Plenary
Sponsored by Wines of Canada
VCC West, meeting room 109
1055 Canada Place
+
11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.

Principals Welcome Lunch
Sponsored by JF Hillebrand
VCC East, Exhibit Hall A
999 Canada Place
+
1:30-5 p.m.

Trade Tasting with Trade Buyers Entry (badge access)
Sponsored by ContainerWorld
VCC WEST, Ballroom D
1055 Canada Place
+
7-10 p.m.

International Festival Tasting (badge access)
VCC WEST, Ballroom D
1055 Canada Place

Friday, February 17, 2017

One of the following 4 events:

9:30-11:15 a.m. (seminars)

From Ground Up
Sponsored by Golden Mile Bench Association
VCC West, meeting room 118
OR
Heartbreak & Backache
VCC West, meeting room 110
1055 Canada Place
OR
Okanagan Estate Collection
Sponsored by Mark Anthony Wine & Spirits
VCC East, meeting room 8
999 Canada Place
OR
Sparkling Wines of Canada
Sponsored by Wines of Canada
VCC West, meeting room 109
1055 Canada Place
+
11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Celebrating Excellence: The 14th Annual Awards Lunch
Featuring Wines of Canada
Sponsored by Wines of Canada and ContainerWorld
VCC East, Parkview Terrace
999 Canada Place
+
1:30-5 p.m.
Trade Tasting with Trade Buyers Entry (badge access)
Sponsored by ContainerWorld
VCC WEST, Ballroom D
1055 Canada Place
+
7-10 p.m.
International Festival Tasting (badge access)
VCC WEST, Ballroom D
1055 Canada Place