Calendar of Events

Jun
22
Sat
Avondale Sky Wine Lab Adventure @ Avondake Sky Winery
Jun 22 all-day

Winemaking is a delicate balance between science and art. Join Winemaker Ben Swetnam of Avondale Sky Winery for an exclusive, hands-on wine experience, revealing how Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay blends are made. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the winemaking process and create your own blend in our wine lab to be entered in a blind tasting competition.

Finish the day by savouring a locally inspired gourmet multi-course meal prepared by Chef Justin Floyd, thoughtfully paired with a selection of our wines. Finish your wine adventure day as a winemaker by taking home a bottle of your very own custom labelled signature blend to share with your family and friends.  

Experience Includes:

  • Winemaker-Led Blending Lesson
    • Go behind the scenes to the wine lab where you’ll learn first-hand from award-winning Winemaker Ben Swetnam as he shares his secrets with you and you create very own white wine in Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay style.
  • Vineyard Tour
    • Great wine begins on the vines! Explore Nova Scotia’s unique grape growing climate during a guided tour of the vineyard grounds.
  • Blind Tasting
    • Participate in a blind tasting competition to determine who is the master winemaker! Will it be you?
  • Multi-Course Meal
    • Feast on a multi-course meal featuring the highest quality ingredients Nova Scotia has to offer by Chef Justin Floyd, recently awarded by Taste of Nova Scotia.
  • Something to Take Home
    • A bottle of your very own custom-labelled signature wine as a souvenir of your experience to share with family and friends

Booking Information:

To book, or for more information, please contact kaitlyn@avondalewine.ca.​

2019 Dates:

  • June 22
  • July 6
  • July 20
  • August 24

For more information.

Jul
6
Sat
Avondale Sky Wine Lab Adventure @ Avondake Sky Winery
Jul 6 all-day

Winemaking is a delicate balance between science and art. Join Winemaker Ben Swetnam of Avondale Sky Winery for an exclusive, hands-on wine experience, revealing how Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay blends are made. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the winemaking process and create your own blend in our wine lab to be entered in a blind tasting competition.

Finish the day by savouring a locally inspired gourmet multi-course meal prepared by Chef Justin Floyd, thoughtfully paired with a selection of our wines. Finish your wine adventure day as a winemaker by taking home a bottle of your very own custom labelled signature blend to share with your family and friends.  

Experience Includes:

  • Winemaker-Led Blending Lesson
    • Go behind the scenes to the wine lab where you’ll learn first-hand from award-winning Winemaker Ben Swetnam as he shares his secrets with you and you create very own white wine in Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay style.
  • Vineyard Tour
    • Great wine begins on the vines! Explore Nova Scotia’s unique grape growing climate during a guided tour of the vineyard grounds.
  • Blind Tasting
    • Participate in a blind tasting competition to determine who is the master winemaker! Will it be you?
  • Multi-Course Meal
    • Feast on a multi-course meal featuring the highest quality ingredients Nova Scotia has to offer by Chef Justin Floyd, recently awarded by Taste of Nova Scotia.
  • Something to Take Home
    • A bottle of your very own custom-labelled signature wine as a souvenir of your experience to share with family and friends

Booking Information:

To book, or for more information, please contact kaitlyn@avondalewine.ca.​

2019 Dates:

  • June 22
  • July 6
  • July 20
  • August 24

For more information.

Jul
20
Sat
Avondale Sky Wine Lab Adventure @ Avondake Sky Winery
Jul 20 all-day

Winemaking is a delicate balance between science and art. Join Winemaker Ben Swetnam of Avondale Sky Winery for an exclusive, hands-on wine experience, revealing how Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay blends are made. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the winemaking process and create your own blend in our wine lab to be entered in a blind tasting competition.

Finish the day by savouring a locally inspired gourmet multi-course meal prepared by Chef Justin Floyd, thoughtfully paired with a selection of our wines. Finish your wine adventure day as a winemaker by taking home a bottle of your very own custom labelled signature blend to share with your family and friends.  

Experience Includes:

  • Winemaker-Led Blending Lesson
    • Go behind the scenes to the wine lab where you’ll learn first-hand from award-winning Winemaker Ben Swetnam as he shares his secrets with you and you create very own white wine in Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay style.
  • Vineyard Tour
    • Great wine begins on the vines! Explore Nova Scotia’s unique grape growing climate during a guided tour of the vineyard grounds.
  • Blind Tasting
    • Participate in a blind tasting competition to determine who is the master winemaker! Will it be you?
  • Multi-Course Meal
    • Feast on a multi-course meal featuring the highest quality ingredients Nova Scotia has to offer by Chef Justin Floyd, recently awarded by Taste of Nova Scotia.
  • Something to Take Home
    • A bottle of your very own custom-labelled signature wine as a souvenir of your experience to share with family and friends

Booking Information:

To book, or for more information, please contact kaitlyn@avondalewine.ca.​

2019 Dates:

  • June 22
  • July 6
  • July 20
  • August 24

For more information.

Aug
24
Sat
Avondale Sky Wine Lab Adventure @ Avondake Sky Winery
Aug 24 all-day

Winemaking is a delicate balance between science and art. Join Winemaker Ben Swetnam of Avondale Sky Winery for an exclusive, hands-on wine experience, revealing how Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay blends are made. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the winemaking process and create your own blend in our wine lab to be entered in a blind tasting competition.

Finish the day by savouring a locally inspired gourmet multi-course meal prepared by Chef Justin Floyd, thoughtfully paired with a selection of our wines. Finish your wine adventure day as a winemaker by taking home a bottle of your very own custom labelled signature blend to share with your family and friends.  

Experience Includes:

  • Winemaker-Led Blending Lesson
    • Go behind the scenes to the wine lab where you’ll learn first-hand from award-winning Winemaker Ben Swetnam as he shares his secrets with you and you create very own white wine in Nova Scotia’s signature Tidal Bay style.
  • Vineyard Tour
    • Great wine begins on the vines! Explore Nova Scotia’s unique grape growing climate during a guided tour of the vineyard grounds.
  • Blind Tasting
    • Participate in a blind tasting competition to determine who is the master winemaker! Will it be you?
  • Multi-Course Meal
    • Feast on a multi-course meal featuring the highest quality ingredients Nova Scotia has to offer by Chef Justin Floyd, recently awarded by Taste of Nova Scotia.
  • Something to Take Home
    • A bottle of your very own custom-labelled signature wine as a souvenir of your experience to share with family and friends

Booking Information:

To book, or for more information, please contact kaitlyn@avondalewine.ca.​

2019 Dates:

  • June 22
  • July 6
  • July 20
  • August 24

For more information.