TICKET GIVEAWAY – Calgary Winefest 2014

Winefest 2014

Winefest is back again in Calgary for its 22nd  year! This year the festival will take place at  the Stampede Park, BMO Centre, Hall E on Friday, February 21 and Saturday February 22. This annual festival provides attendees to opportunity to sample over 250 local and international wines, including a selection of red, white, sparkling and dessert wines from 18 of the world’s most renowned wine regions. Attendees will also have the opportunity to sample a delicious selection of complimentary gourmet hors d’oeuvres from Stampede Catering, Springbank Cheese Company, COBS bread, Dave’s Hot Pepper Jelly, Nefiss Lezizz and The Ship & Anchor.

This year, Winefest is proud to announce the brand new 2014 title sponsor, Sobeys Liquor. During the event, attendees can stop by the on-site Sobeys Liquor store to purchase their favourite finds to enjoy at home. Also new this year is Winefest’s free mobile app for smartphone users, which attendees can download to make tasting notes and bookmark all of their favourite wines at Winefest.

Thanks to Brookline Public Relations, I have two(2) admission tickets to give away for this event. The giveaway tickets are for the Saturday, February 22 afternoon session (2-5 PM). When presented at the door, these tickets will allow for complimentary access to this all-inclusive event. The tickets include wine sampling and a variety of delicious hors d’oeuvres. Upon arrival, guests will also receive a complimentary Riedel wine glass and an Event Guide! These admission tickets are not transferable to any other session. This is an adult only event. All attendees must be 18 years or older. Valid Photo ID is required to attend. Minors (including infants) are not permitted to attend.

To enter into this draw for the Winefest tickets (Prize worth $150), simply leave a comment in the section below telling me “What is your favourite wine, beer or cocktail drink?”. You will need to put a valid email address in the appropriate box when telling me about your favourite beverage (not to worry, your email address will not be published), so that I can contact you if your name is drawn. This giveaway contest will close on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 5:59PM MST. I will hold a random draw and one winner will be chosen. I will contact the winner via e-mail that evening as well as post the name of the winner here.

If you need to purchase additional admission tickets, they are still available for the Saturday, February 22 Afternoon Session (2pm to 5pm) at $75 each.

For more information and tickets, visit http://www.celebratewinefest.com/calgary.html.

Good Luck!

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25 Responses to TICKET GIVEAWAY – Calgary Winefest 2014

  1. KSchumaker says:

    Lots of Choices- Rosemary Gin fizz, with Botonist Gin of course. Catena Malbec with a perfect steak or Villa Teresa Prosecco at the start of any wonderful celebration!

  2. Peaches says:

    I like my Moet champagne!

  3. Stiegl Radler a grapefruit beer!!

  4. mir&a says:

    I love a good sangria or just a good glass of red for an assortment of pairings!

  5. My favourite wine is a beautiful Rose! Especially the one from Hester Creek Winery; the colour and the flavour are unforgettable!

    Thanks for the fabulous giveaway, would absolutely LOVE to win tickets to Winefest!! Great food and great wine, what could possibly be better. 😉 Fingers crossed!

  6. mpozzobon says:

    My favorite beer is Hoegaarden, the beautiful golden elixir from Belgium! I’m a huge wine and beer fan, so this sounds like the perfect event for me! 🙂 Hope I win, fingers crossed!

  7. Janet H. says:

    My favorite wine is Leitz Dragonstone Riesling 🙂 This wine is one of the best wine I try, I alway get this wine now for any special occasions, thank you for this giveaway, hope I win, fingers crossed!

  8. Melissa says:

    Can never go wrong with a delicious Chambly beer

  9. Greenock Creek Cabernet 2008.

  10. Danelle says:

    Road 13 Pinot Noir!

  11. Ten Yang says:

    Favorite has got to be Brolio! We served it at our wedding!

  12. Margaret says:

    I’m addicted to Cupcake Prosecco lately…..my beer of choice is Stella…..and. KokomoPinoit Noir from California (awesome).

  13. I love Amstel beer ever since I first tried it endlessly on the island of Skopelos, Greece…

  14. Cheryl Miller says:

    Bodacious wine is my favorite. The red AND the wine are both so good and very affordable!

  15. I love Cakebread Cab Sauv, Pyramid Apricot Ale, and Margaritas!!! Mmm, now i need it to be happy hour 😉

  16. Cyndi says:

    Favorite wine: Rodney Strong- Chardonnay

  17. Ian says:

    Wolfblass or anything Australian

  18. Aimee says:

    My favourite beer had got to be DDC- Blackcurrent! There’s something about it! And Cupcake win is always great and reasonably priced! Can’t ask for more than that!

  19. Lisa H says:

    My fave wine si teh Rosemount Shiraz

  20. FineWineRay says:

    Although I kinda balked at the name when I was first introduced to the wine..my all-time favourite has to be Kung-Fu Girl Riesling by Charles Smith Wines. Thanks for this contest!

  21. Lola H says:

    Menage et trois! Yummy

  22. Chloe Lee says:

    Favorite wine has to be Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc! Thanks for the chance!

  23. Andrea L says:

    My favourite wine is Menage a Trois, favourite beer is Guinness, and favourite cocktail is Sex on the Beach! Hope I get to win and to bring my hubbykins on a date! Thanks!

  24. Michelle says:

    Quickfire Cabernet Sauvignon

  25. miss.foodie says:

    Thank you all for your interest. The giveaway contest has ended. Congratulations, Stephanie Warthe! You are the lucky winner!

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