The Alpine Food & Wine Festival – was held on Friday, August 7, 2015. The event is hosted by beautiful Mount Washington Alpine Resort’s Raven Lodge in Courtenay on Vancouver Island.
Participants enjoyed a variety of delicious wine samples and gourmet food while soaking in the live music and stunning mountain views overlooking Strathcona Provincial Park.
The event also featured an informative wine seminar, presented by Jeff Lucas, Store Manager of Cascadia Liquor in Courtenay.
This is a ticketed event, which includes entry, 8 sampling tickets, a souvenir glass and a small selection of light, gourmet appetizers. Additional sample tickets are available for purchase on the night at $1 per ticket.
Be sure to purchase your tickets for next years event. They sell out quickly.
Mt. Washington is open year-round. During the summer months, visitors can enjoy hiking on alpine trails, scenic rides on the Eagle chairlift, disc golf, mini golf and bungy trampoline.