Taste a distinguished selection of wines from around the globe, along with premium spirits, micro-brewed & import beer as well as gourmet food samples from local restaurants and food purveyors!
Qualified hotel, restaurant and liquor store trade are invited to attend the Private Industry & Trade Tasting Session at the 2013 Banff Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival. Qualified trade consists of hotel, restaurant and liquor store personnel including liquor buyers, managers, owners, chefs, and sommeliers. Senior wait staff are eligible to attend with pre-registration.
If you are a qualified trade member, we would like to invite you to attend the Friday evening tasting session or the Saturday afternoon tasting session. Please bring photo identification and two business cards for admission between 7-10pm on Friday, May 10th or between 2-5pm on Saturday, May 11th. Each trade member may bring one guest.
Industry & Consumer Tasting*
Friday, May 10, 2013 7pm-10pm
Saturday, May 11, 2013 2pm - 5pm
The Fairmont Banff Springs (Conference Centre - Van Horne Ballroom President’s Concourse and President's Hall)
*Please note, the session will host both consumers and trade. The Saturday evening session is for consumers only. Trade will not be granted complimentary admission into the Saturday evening session.
To ensure you allow enough time to check in and to pick up your tasting glass, we recommend that you arrive 15-20 minutes prior to the start of the tasting session.
Industry & Trade attendees have the opportunity to win amazing door prizes including:
Attendees are invited to bring non-perishable food items or monetary donations for the Banff Food Bank. Donations can be dropped off at the Industry & Trade entrance.
Stay a while - local hotels are offering special packages with great accommodation rates to visitors to Banff. Also, don’t miss the Weekend Events held throughout town – special wine and food themed dinners and other celebrations showcasing the best Banff has to offer! Check back soon to view information on special 2013 Banff Hotel Accommodation Packages as well as Banff Weekend Events.
"I was very impressed with the [event] and I hope to make it next year."
"I enjoy being able to talk to the vendors about new products."
"The event was overall a good experience and chance to interact with agents we don’t see on a regular basis, and to experience new products and favourites that have been around for a long time."
To receive regular updates on upcoming Industry & Trade events, please call 403-228-0777 (toll-free 1-866-228-3555) or email email@example.com.
Please help us ensure that the Banff Industry & Trade Tasting Sessions remains an exclusive event, hosting qualified personnel only.
Minors (including infants) are not permitted. Please enjoy your samples responsibly.
Industry & Trade Session proudly sponsored by: