The Saguenay Wine Festival is a one of a kind event, not to be missed this summer! Known as Quebec’s most important wine festival all year-around, this festival caters to all wine enthusiasts and wine connoisseurs ! Taking place in the heart of our beautiful city, from july 11th to july 13th (inclusively), the Saguenay Wine Festival is a definite must, for anyone visiting the Saguenay region this summer.
On the 12th edition of the festival, more than 40 000 people have gathered, from all around the country (and the world!), to eagerly taste and discover one or many of the 400 different products presented at the event. This summer, the Saguenay Wine Festival will likely attract a record number of wine amateurs, during its 3 days festivities.
Our team at OTL has gathered everything you need to know about Quebec’s most talked about wine festival!
Fun activities for everyone
The Saguenay Wine Festival is an unique event, where wine enthusiasts, winemakers from all over the world, renowned sommeliers and wine connoisseurs come together on this 3-day wine discovery adventure, to share their knowledge, their passion, and their love for this exquisite elixir! Come and enjoy the festival’s many tasting kiosks, its various exhibitions, and all of the live musical shows, presented to you by renowned artists from all over the country.
The festival’s mandate
The Saguenay Wine Festival’s mission is to provide a platform where all wine enthusiasts, wine connoisseurs, sommeliers, and wine specialists can take part in an entertaining and educational 3-day wine experience! The event is aimed to help refine everything you need to know about the world of wine (educational seminars, wine tasting, wine pairing etc.).
The 13th edition of the festival will gather: 52 exhibitors, 400 products from all over the world, and 30 wine makers, ready to unveil wine-making’s most well-kept secrets!
Different packages are offered to you during the festival, whether you want to take part in the 5 to 7 opening festivities, or the full-on Discovery formula, you can choose a package that is right for you! The 5 to 7 opening festivities will take place on July 11th at the Place du Citoyen, giving you access to 3 different wine tasting (cost: 12$/ticket). The Discovery formula, for its part, will give you access to 20 tasting coupons, as well as a reusable drinking cup, allowing you to fully discover a beautiful selection of wine from all over the world (cost: 25$/ticket if bought during the event’s presale, if not; 30$) !
For all the passionate wine enthusiasts and connoisseurs, we highly recommend taking part in both the 5 to 7 opening festivities, and the full-on Discovery formula, to fully immerse yourself in the 3-day festivities taking place this summer! The festival is the ideal summer attraction to enjoy with your spouse or with friends, during your next stay in Saguenay! For all the details concerning the event, and to purchase tickets for the festival, make sure yo visit the Saguenay Wine Festival’s website.
Book, without delay, your dream vacation at OTL Saguenay, and come experience Saguenay’s most vibrant and talked-about attractions and events!
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