Quails’ Gate Estate Winery and Old Vines Restaurant are celebrating the arrival of spring with weeks of exciting don’t-miss festivities.  

In March, enjoy Sunday Jazz Brunch featuring the sultry sounds of Anna Jacyszyn and Loni Moger. The breathtaking lake view is the perfect backdrop for this special meal, available from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Also in March, Old Vines chefs will showcase a Sunday night evening roast with two sides and a dessert, and a family or minimum of four can dine for only $100. Reservations are a must!
Monday through Friday during March, visit Old Vines Restaurant for their popular Business Lunch, a three course meal for just $25. They guarantee you’ll be done in an hour or your meal on them! And Wednesdays see the arrival of communal Long Table Dinners, exploring different themes or regions around the world. Three family-style courses are only $49 per person.
Special celebrations abound during May’s Spring Okanagan Wine Festival. Enjoy nightly four-course meals while taking in the awe-inspiring surrounding vineyards and lake views, and sample newly released 2016 wines for $70. Available May 4th to 14th, 2017.
A unique afternoon in the vineyards is being offered up to guests attending the Viticulture Class and Vineyard Picnic on May 7th. Take a peek into Quails’ Gate’s history, explore estate vineyards and learn to tend the vines. You’ll end the afternoon with a sumptuous picnic lunch in the vineyard. $45 for wine club members and $55 for non-members.
Don’t miss the Ravishing Rosé Soiree with special guest DJ Shakes. Sample canapés from award-winning chefs at Old Vines Restaurant whilst you sip on newly released 2016 Quails Gate Rosé, and get your first taste of the 2016 Collector Series Lucy’s Block Rosé from prolific winemaker Nikki Callaway.
Quails’ Gate, in West Kelowna, is truly one of the most special spots in the valley. Be sure to book your events online well in advance, at quailsgate.com.
~ Deanna Rainey