Thank you for your interest in the Vancouver International Wine Festival.

Applications for the 45th Vancouver International Wine Festival are now open until June 23, 2023.

The 45th annual festival will take place from February 24 to March 3, 2024 and will feature Italy as the theme country, and Italian Grapes from Around the World as the global spotlight.

VanWineFest is a curated festival. Winery applications must be submitted by a registered and active BC wine agent on behalf of suppliers they represent in the BC market. All applications will be reviewed by a knowledgeable Winery Selection Committee.

Please review the Winery Application, Special Event Wine Submission, Sponsored Event Proposal and Winery Dinner Guidelines before you begin the application process.

Theme Country Fees
Theme country fees will apply to all selected Italian wineries. Funds received from Italian wineries will go towards the cost of producing theme country activities. These fees are in addition to the VIWF winery table fee.

Italy Theme Fee Memo

Please note: Registration information does not carry over from the previous festival. Re-register below and remember to submit your completed applications by June 23, 2023.

For additional information, please contact Administrative Director Visnja Vukelich.