West Island Wine, Beer & Spirits Show buy your tickets now
The popular West Island Wine, Beer & Spirits Show will be back for a sixth year on Thursday, March 16th at the Holiday Inn Pointe Claire. Presented by the SAQ and lead partner, TD Bank, the show benefits West Island Community Shares. With a quality selection of wine, beer and spirits available to sample, it will have something to please everyone.
“TD works with organizations to help tackle important societal challenges. In the West Island, we’re proud to support West Island Community Shares because of its far-reaching impact on the community,” said Vince Di Libero, District Vice President, Montreal West – Quebec Region, TD Canada Trust. “TD has a long-standing partnership with Community Shares. Since 2000, our employees hold an annual fundraiser to benefit Community Shares; in addition we also make a corporate donation each year and serve on its Board of Directors.”
Visitors can choose to sample from among more than 200 wines presented by 24 participating agencies. Other highlights include:
Special Guest Bill Zacharkiw – Do you need advice on wine & food pairings for anything from a special dinner to a backyard barbecue? Or maybe you have an exceptional bottle of wine to serve on a special occasion and you want to know what meal to pair it with? Bill Zacharkiw, wine critic for the Montreal Gazette and chacunsonvin.com, will be on-site to answer all your questions.
Espace Bière – Les 3 Brasseurs will offer a selection of tastings of its craft beer.
Coin du Terroire – Look for the IGA kiosque for a sampling of local goodies.
A VIP segment of the show takes place from 3:30 pm to 6 pm. Tickets are $150 and include unlimited tastings of wine, beer, spirits and canapés from 5 of the West Island’s best restaurants. The General Admission segment is from 6 pm – 10 pm. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door and include 3 tasting coupons. Additional coupons can be purchased on site. All tickets available online at www.westislandwineshow.com or at participating West Island SAQ branches.
The Holiday Inn Pointe-Claire is located at 6700, route Transcanadienne (Exit 52 of Autoroute 40) at the corner of St-Jean Boulevard.