Wine Festival

The East Kootenay Wine Festival celebrates the very best wines from British Columbia, and the event gets bigger and better every year! 2015 dates coming soon!

Package guests will enjoy a gourmet wine-paired dinner featuring winning wines from the previous years' Festival. They also experience an exclusive opportunity to be part of the “People's Choice” Judging panel and choose the winners of the Festival competition.


  • 2 nights of classic accommodation with 2 queen beds in the mountain lodge.
  • 2 tickets to the Friday evening gourmet wine paired dinner, featuring winning wines from the previous Wine Festival expertly paired to the delicious creations of our Executive Resort Chef and his culinary team.
  • 2 Judging Ribbons and exclusive access to the Festival Judging Panel. The judging session takes place on the Saturday afternoon before the main Festival event that takes place later that same evening.
  • 2 tickets to the Saturday evening East Kootenay Wine Festival event, where the winning wines will be announced. Hors d’oeuvres and fine cheeses will be served.
  • A bottle of BC wine in your room, your choice of red or white.
  • Voting for People's Choice Award

Click here to see our 2014 Wine Paired Menu!

And to make sure your stay is even more comfortable, every room comes with two cozy, white fluffy robes to use during your stay, plus the resort offers free parking and free wireless internet.,

2015 package price and dates coming soon!

* Weekend Festival Package price based on double occupancy in a classic room with 2 queen beds. Room upgrades are available; please ask our reservations team. Package price includes gratuities. Price does not include applicable tax.

Tickets Only  - Wine Festival

  • Winning wines will be announced. Hors d’oeuvres and fine cheeses will be served.
  • Shuttle service from Invermere and Windermere 
  • Voting for People's Choice Award

2015 event tickets and dates coming soon!
*Event tickets are non-refundable. Not available online.

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Wine Festival packages and individual tickets are only available for guests aged 19 and over. Fairmont Hot Springs Resort requires a one night deposit plus applicable taxes at the time of booking.  The remainder of your stay is payable upon check-in with presentation of photo identification. Cancellation before 72 hours of your arrival is 100% refundable. The initial one night deposit will be charged if cancellation is made within 72 hours of your arrival.

Rates are subject to applicable tax . All rates are quoted in Canadian funds and are subject to change. Lodge guests enjoy unlimited access to our hot mineral pools during pool hours . Conditions may apply to all packages and programs. Rates and offer subject to availability, cancellation and change without notice. All facilities and programs subject to seasonality and change without notice. Available for new reservations only.