Niagara Wine Festival
September 21 - 30, 2012
"Enjoy more than 100 events including winery tours and tastings, concerts, Niagara cuisine, artisan shows, wine seminars, live entertainment and one of Canada's largest street parades during the 60th Niagara Wine Festival. Last year the Niagara Wine Festival attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors to Niagara's wine country, making it the largest wine festival in the Country."
Niagara Ice Wine Festival
January 11 - 27, 2013
"For ten days in January the Niagara region is transformed into a wintry wonderland, celebrating one of Canada's most cherished products, Ontario Icewine. From Gala evening toasts to chestnut roasts, ornate ice bars and winery tours, the Niagara Icewine Festival offers plenty for every taste. Join us. Join the celebration"
Tours: Group tours of 15 or more by appointment
Hours:May to October- 10 am to 6 pm
November to April- 10 am to 5 pm
"Two-generations of wine-making excellence combine to craft award-winning wines at Marynissen Estates. We were the first winery to plant Cabernet Sauvignon in Canada, and those vines are now the oldest in the country. Marynissen is well-known for producing premium red wines and their Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc are award-winning. Visitors will also find exceptional Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, Gamay, and Merlot, which can all be tasted in the winerys tasting room."