Mount Washington Events – Alpine Wine & Food Festival Aug. 8-9, 2014

Comox Valley Events

Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 9, 2014 – Alpine Wine & Food Festival – 6 to 9pm on Mount Washington, BC 

Come to Mount Washington and taste a variety of wine while interacting directly with vintners and local distributors. Delicious light snacks will be provided or you can choose to enjoy a gourmet BBQ dinner in the courtyard at an additional cost, all to the sound of live music with stunning mountain views.

Light snacks include Saputo cheeses on crackers and many gourmet appetizers courtesy of Thrifty Foods. The BBQ dinner is available at additional cost. Main entrees include the 8oz New York steak, supreme chicken breast, or filet of salmon. Salad choices are tossed house greens, spinach & strawberry salad, or fresh potato and yam salad. Sides with entrees are rice pilaf or a green bean almondine.

Return transportation from Courtenay is available via online registration; priority seating goes to those who register online. A shuttle will leave at 5:15pm sharp from the A&W parking lot on 2840 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, and will arrive at the Raven Lodge at 6pm.

Tickets to the Friday Wine Festival includes 10 tasting tickets and a souvenir wine glass. Additional tokens are available for $1 each.

All net proceeds go to the Vancouver Island Mountain Centre (www.vimountaincentre.com).

Mount Washington Event Details: 

Event: Alpine Wine Festival

Date: Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 9, 2014, 6 to 9pm

Location: Raven Lodge (1 Strathcona Parkway), Mount Washington, Comox Valley, BC

Prices:  $30 (Friday Wine Tasting), $89 (Saturday Dinner)

Contact: email: Eugene Chung (events@mountwashington.ca) orphone: 250-334-5710

Official website: http://www.mountwashington.ca/

 

Publisher of Amazing Vancouver Island. Doug grew up in Kamloops and Vancouver. He is also the President of KIAI Angency, an Internet Marketing and Branding agency in Vancouver. He is an avid photographer and you can see his many pix of Vancouver Island on Flickr.

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