The 2020 Vancouver International Wine Festival will take place February 22-March 1 – we hope to see you there! The 2020 festival features France as our theme country – see the 2020 participating wineries.

All events are now on sale. Browse the Festival at a Glance to see the full festival week and what’s still remaining.

Ticket Price:
All ticket prices include wine, food (if it is a food event), gratuities, service charges, and taxes. No additional charges.

Cash, VISA, MasterCard or AMEX accepted. Debit is not accepted.

Avoid disappointment and buy in advance online. Winery dinners & offer are now off sale.

Please bring two pieces of ID (one with picture ID) to all Vancouver International Wine Festival events; all attendees must be 19 years or old (No Minors allowed) and have proof. Anyone who does not have ID may be refused entry to the event. All ID must be government issued and in original form (no copies or pictures).

Please check large bags and backpacks at the onsite coat check ($2) located beside the box office.

Note: A limited number of tickets for each International Festival Tasting session will be available one hour prior to the event time at the onsite box office located at Vancouver Convention Centre West (1055 Canada Place). Ticket limit: two per person.

Hard tickets will no longer be mailed after Thursday, February 20. After that date, all tickets will be emailed as e-tickets to customers (email from that can be printed and presented at the event door. Note: Some trade events require nametags, which will be available onsite at the Trade Registration tables located in Vancouver Convention Centre West.

Online 24/7

By Phone
604-873-3311 Or Toll Free at 1-877-321-3121
Monday to Friday: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays.

In Person
202-162 West 1st Avenue
Monday to Friday: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays

Please note: the building has limited cell phone reception

Questions?: Email


  • Must be 19 or older (No Minors) to attend Vancouver International Wine Festival events. Two pieces of ID are required. Infants and babies are not permitted.
  • Winery dinners sales are from January 8-February 13.
  • There is a limit of eight tickets per event, per transaction, except for Dine Italia (four tickets), Nota Bene Library Tasting (two tickets) and Vintners Brunch (10 tickets – one table)
  • All other events are available through, in person or by phone.
  • Public event ticket options are e-ticket or hard ticket mailed.
  • Trade event tickets are a hard ticket mailed only.
  • Note: Passes may include either a badge and/or hard tickets.
  • will send a separate email with instructions for redeeming their offer.
  • Tickets to special events such as winery dinners and lunches are NOT sold at the door nor by the host venue. They must be purchased in advance online, by phone or in person. A limited number of tickets will be released prior to each Trade Tasting and International Festival Tasting session, available in person only.

Click here for full ticket policies.