VIP Preview - Thursday, November 17, 2016 – $45 including HST
VIP Admission includes
• Exclusive sneak preview of the Gourmet Food & Wine Expo • Attend alongside major corporate sponsors, trade buyers and industry professionals • Network with cities elite media and industry partners at this fabulous affair • Be part of the opening celebration with dedicated enthusiasts and socialites • Interact directly with winemakers, agents, restaurant owners, chefs and celebrity guests • Attend the Expo before the crowds attend over the weekend • Explore and learn about nearly every wine region from around the globe • Attend Celebrity and local chef demonstrations at the Chef Stage • See talented local artist perform live on the Central Entertainment Area • Sample from over 1500 premium international and award winning wines ($) • Limited quantities of reserve and vintage wines may be available on VIP evening only ($) • Sample cuisine from Toronto’s hottest chefs and restaurants ($) • Access to premium spirits and Toronto’s finest craft and micro breweries ($) • Preview the newest accessories and gift items for wine and culinary enthusiasts • Dress to impress! • Must be 19+ to attend, and present a government issued photo I.D at the door, no infants or children are permitted
• Sample tickets are the official show currency • Sample tickets are worth $1.00 each and are available in sheets of $20 on site at the Expo • Sample tickets are used for sampling wine, spirits, beer and food throughout the Expo • Sampling prices vary depending on the product from 1 ticket to 6 tickets on average • Vendors generally charge much less than restaurant food and beverage pricing • Average spending to enjoy a wide variety of food and drinks is approximately $40 per person • This is an excellent opportunity to sample a diverse array of wines and taste some of the best cuisine available in the city for a fraction of the price – enjoy!