The Trade Days Pass is now sold out.
$395 (value $572)

The Trade Days Pass provides badge and ticket access to the Trade Days 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, presented by ContainerWorld, and International Festival Tastings, where a badge will allow access. The Trade Days Pass (TDP) badge with be mailed with tickets in late January 2018.

Trade Days Pass events take place Thursday, March 1 and Friday, March 2 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and include the following events:

Thursday, March 1, 2018

9:30-11:30 a.m.
Storied Iberia in 9 Wines
Theme Country Plenary
Sponsored by the participating wineries
VCC West, meeting room 109
1055 Canada Place
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11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Principals Welcome Lunch
Presented by JF Hillebrand
VCC East, Exhibit Hall A
999 Canada Place
+
1:30-5 p.m.
Trade Tasting with Trade Buyers Entry (badge access)
Presented by ContainerWorld
VCC West, Ballroom C
1055 Canada Place
+
7-10 p.m.
International Festival Tasting (badge access)
VCC West, Ballroom C
1055 Canada Place

Note:
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.

Friday, March 2, 2018

One of the following 3 events:

9:30-11:15 a.m. (seminars)
2015 Vintage Port: Magic!
Sponsored by Port and Douro Wines Institute
VCC West, meeting room 109
OR
Dynamic Spain
Sponsored by Wines from Spain
VCC West, meeting room 110
1055 Canada Place
OR
Truth in Terroir
VCC West, meeting room 118
Sponsored by the participating wineries
1055 Canada Place
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11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Celebrating Excellence: The 15th Annual Awards Lunch
Featuring Wines from Spain & Portugal
Presented by ContainerWorld; sponsored by the participating wineries
VCC East, meeting room 1
999 Canada Place
+
1:30-5 p.m.
Trade Tasting with Trade Buyers Entry (badge access)
Presented by ContainerWorld
VCC West, Ballroom C
1055 Canada Place
+
7-10 p.m.
International Festival Tasting (badge access)
VCC West, Ballroom C
1055 Canada Place