Events & Festivals

TASTE Series at The District Wine Village: A Day of Discovery

Photograph of a vineyard overlooking a large lake with mountains in the background under a partially cloudy sky in Kelowna.


As the Okanagan Valley welcomes the hues of early summer, the District Wine Village stands ready to host an extraordinary day that promises to delight the senses and deepen the appreciation for the art of winemaking. This June 11th, the village will transform into an epicenter of culinary and oenological excellence, as part of the eagerly anticipated TASTE Series during the Okanagan Spring Wine Festival. This unique event is an exploration of flavours, aromas, and Okanagan's wine culture.

Event Overview

On a day when the sun casts its golden glow over the lush landscapes of Oliver, British Columbia, the District Wine Village will open its gates to wine aficionados and curious novices alike for an exclusive experience. From 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, guests will be invited to meander through this innovative wine community, vouchers in hand, ready to unlock a series of elevated tasting experiences. Each voucher is a key to a new discovery, offering a taste of the exceptional wines, crafted with passion by the village's artisans. Amidst this exploration, the plaza will come alive with the sounds of live entertainment, creating a backdrop that resonates with the joy and communal spirit of the occasion.

The Festival

The TASTE Series event is a celebration of the bond between land, vine, and vintner. As guests traverse the village, they will encounter not only the fruits of the vine but also the stories of the people behind each label. The District Wine Village, with its unique congregation of wineries, a brewery, an eatery, and a distillery, provides the perfect stage for this symphony of tastes and tales. The presence of live music adds an extra layer of ambiance, ensuring that the day is as much a feast for the ears as it is for the palate.

Planning Your Journey

For those eager to partake in this exquisite day, it's important to note that the event is designed for an adult audience, with attendees required to be 19 years of age or older. With a focus on providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all, the festival will adhere to the latest health guidelines. This ensures that every swirl, sniff, and sip can be enjoyed with peace of mind. Tickets are priced at $65, a small price for a day packed with such rich experiences and discoveries.