Schedule

FESTIVAL UPDATE: In light of new Public Health Orders announced on Thursday, November 19, programming scheduled at the Whistler Conference Centre will be canceled. If you booked a restaurant experience, those dinners are continuing, unless you are contacted.  Updates can be found on the COVID-19 Response page, here

Please note: the schedule is subject to change.

Friday, November 6

DINNER: JAPANESE SAKE PAIRED WITH A 5 COURSE DINNER
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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DINNER: ARAXI WINE DINNER WITH MARTIN’S LANE
6:30pm
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Cornucopia Opening Dinner at the Whistler Conference Centre with Chef Neal Harkins and Fort Berens Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Saturday, November 7

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: New Zealand: The Versatility of Sauvignon Blanc
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Chardcore
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: New Zealand: Regional Expressions of Pinot Noir
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: Get the Lowdown on Lockdown Wines
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Japanese Craft Whisky
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: BC’s Underdogs
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: JAPANESE SAKE PAIRED WITH A 5 COURSE DINNER
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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5:30pm – 9:00pm
Dinner: Il Caminetto and Antinori Wine Dinner in the Cellar by Araxi
Il Caminetto

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6pm – 10pm
Dinner: Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Vanessa Wine Dinner
The Grill Room

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Modern Meat with Fort Berens Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Sunday, November 8

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: BC’s Best Bubbles
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Craft Gin: Ready for Its Closeup
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Chef’s Table Luncheon: Homer St. Café and Bordertown Vineyards & Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: Antinori:  26 Generations of Excellence in Italian Wine
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Unusual Grapes, Unusual Wines: BC Winemakers Branch Out
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: The Rise of Rosé: A Primer on Pink Wines
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: JAPANESE SAKE PAIRED WITH A 5 COURSE DINNER
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Stonesedge Kitchen and Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Thursday, November 12

DINNER: WHITE ALBA TRUFFLE DINNER WITH PRUNOTTO WINERY FROM PIEDMONT
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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DINNER: FAIRMONT CHATEAU WHISTLER – QUAILS GATE WINE DINNER
6pm – 10pm
The Grill Room, The Fairmont Chateau

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Neal Harkins and Enrico Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Friday, November 13

DINNER: WHITE ALBA TRUFFLE DINNER WITH PRUNOTTO WINERY FROM PIEDMONT
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI 5 COURSE WINE DINNER WITH BURROWING OWL
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Bordertown Vineyards and Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Saturday, November 14

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: Top Value Wines
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Let the Weekend Be-Gin!
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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Luncheon: SPO7EZ TL’A7ÁSHN
12:30pm – 2:30pm
Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: Burrowing Owl Meritage:  The Sum of its Parts, and Then Some!
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: The Bones of Meat & Drink Pairing with Oyama Sausage Co.
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Best of BC Craft Spirits
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Clos du Soleil Winery: Similkameen Valley
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: WHITE ALBA TRUFFLE DINNER WITH PRUNOTTO WINERY FROM PIEDMONT
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6pm – 10pm
Dinner: Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Little Engine
The Grill Room

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI’S FAMOUS BIG GUNS DINNER
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Jesse Zuber of Cibo Trattoria
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Sunday, November 15

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: BC Pinot Gris: A Mirror of Terroir
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Rosé, Rosa, Rosato, Ramato – Taste the Rainbow
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: Pinot Without the Attitude? We’re In!
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: South African “New Wave” Chenin Blanc
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Pair with a 4-Season Tent: The Adventurous Beers of Container Brewing
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: WHITE ALBA TRUFFLE DINNER WITH PRUNOTTO WINERY FROM PIEDMONT
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Silence of the Lambruscos
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Tasting: Picnic Whistler and BC Wine Studio
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Wednesday, November 18

 

BAR OSO – SPANISH TAPAS AND COCKTAILS TASTING
6:30pm – 10pm
The Cellar by Araxi

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Thursday, November 19

 

DINNER: BATTLE OF PINOT NOIR FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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DINNER: FAIRMONT CHATEAU WHISTLER – BLASTED CHURCH WINE DINNER
6pm – 10pm
The Grill Room, The Fairmont Chateau

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DINNER: Chef Jeff Dell of Milestones
7pm – 10pm
Milestones Whistler

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Winery Dinner: Chef Neal Harkins and Time Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Friday, November 20

DINNER: BATTLE OF PINOT NOIR FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6pm – 10pm
Dinner: Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Blasted Church Winery
The Grill Room

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI 5 COURSE WINE MAKER DINNER – TANTALUS AND ROCHE VINEYARDS
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Neal Harkins and Kismet Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Saturday, November 21

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: Sparklers & Aromatic Whites from the Okanagan Falls/Skaha Lake Winery Association
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: A Labour of Love:  The Wines of Black Hills Estate Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: From Campania with Love
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: Postcard from Italy: Piemonte (Piedmont)
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: The New Australia: Bottoms Up Down Under
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Local Legends: Beer, Wine and Spirits from the Sea to Sky to Lillooet
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: BATTLE OF PINOT NOIR FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6pm – 10pm
Dinner: Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Checkmate
The Grill Room

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI 5 COURSE WINE MAKER DINNER – ROAD 13
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Bruce Worden with Kitsch Wines
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Sunday, November 22

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: Diverse Reds from the Okanagan Falls/Skaha Lake Winery Association
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
DRINK SEMINAR: WINE AND CHOCOLATE: MAKING MAGIC HAPPEN

Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: Sky-High Vineyards: Ambitious Argentina
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: Jura Scotch Whiskey
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Postcard from Italy: Trentino Alto Adige
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Tour de France: The Beautiful South
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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DINNER: BATTLE OF PINOT NOIR FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Seating times starting at 5:30pm
The Bearfoot Bistro

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Neal Harkins and The Dalmore
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Thursday, November 26

Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Barn Nork with Lakeside Winery
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Friday, November 27

Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6pm – 10pm
Dinner: Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Painted Rock Winery
The Grill Room

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI 5 COURSE WINE MAKER DINNER – JACKSON FAMILY AND UNSWORTH
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Dinner: Chef Neal Harkins and BC Wine Studio
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Saturday, November 28

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: Top Value Wines: The Whistler Edition
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Grand Crew Collective
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: Spain – Tantalizing Tempranillo
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: Culmina Family Estate Winery: Hypothesis Vertical with Jean-Marc Enixon
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: Chianti Classico : Exploring the world’s most historic wine region
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Single Malt Mashup: Battle of the Whisky Pros
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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6:30pm – 10:00pm
DINNER: ARAXI 5 COURSE WINE MAKER DINNER – FORT BERENS WINERY
Araxi Restaurant & Oyster Bar

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Paired Tasting: Beauty and the Bane with Chef Bruce Worden
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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Sunday, November 29

10am – 11:15am
Drink Seminar: Come-As-You-Are Pinot Party
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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11:30am – 12:45pm
Drink Seminar: Always the Life of the Party: The Many Faces of Sparkling Wine
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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1pm – 2:15pm
Drink Seminar: Know It, Love It. Barbera.
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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1pm – 2:15pm
Luncheon: il Salotto
Il Caminetto

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2:30pm – 3:45pm
Drink Seminar: The Future is Modest | Mount Boucherie & Rust Wine Co. in Conversation with Jason Yamasaki
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom A

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4pm – 5:15pm
Drink Seminar: BC Road Trip: Boutique Wines
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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5:30pm -6:45pm
Drink Seminar: Glorious Garnacha
Whistler Conference Centre – Sea to Sky Ballroom B

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Winery Dinner: An Intimate Celebration of Fine BC Wines & Cuisine at Legs Diamond
Seating times starting at 5:45pm
Legs Diamond

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7:30pm – 10:30pm
Cornucopia Closing Dinner: details to come!
Whistler Conference Centre – Grand Foyer

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