The 2nd Annual Fraser Valley Cork & Keg Festival will be held on September 14, 2012 at the Cascades Casino & The Coast Hotel and Convention Center.
WireService.ca Press Release - Langley, BC (June 5, 2012) - The 2nd Annual Fraser Valley Cork & Keg Festival will be held on September 14, 2012 at the Cascades Casino & The Coast Hotel and Convention Center. The Cork & Keg will showcase international and local wines, craft and premium beer as well as local Fraser Valley cheese, restaurants and other local delicacies.
The Cork & Keg will be comprised of two separate event components; a complimentary trade/media ONLY event during the afternoon followed by a consumer evening event. The trade/media portion of the event is unique to local wine and beer festivals and vendors will be pouring specialty products during this time and is a great opportunity for anyone in the hospitality industry to come and try great products and meet with Liquor Agents onsite. This allows exhibitors will have an opportunity to meet face to face with buyers, trade staff as well as the end consumer.
We anticipate up to 50+ different wine and beer participants, attendance of 1000 guests for the consumer portion and are targeting 400+ industry guests during the free daytime trade portion. The trade event will run from 1:30pm - 4:30pm followed by the consumer event from 7pm - 10pm. Ticket registration is available online for both events and anyone registering must be 19+ to attend. Early bird tickets are on sale now at www.corkandkeg.ca. Your ticket includes all tastings for the evening.
The Coast Hotel will be offering a great Stay & Play rate of $89.00 for the evening of the event. Contact the Hotel directly and use reservation code GF813 to reserve your room.
Whether you are a wine or beer enthusiast, a novice who wants to learn more or a seasoned guru - we look forward to seeing you!
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About the Cork & Keg Team
This event is spearheaded by KIS Consulting - Janis Cox, Lynette Faye, and Christa Kantola. A portion of ticket sales will be going to the Les Dames d’Escoffier British Columbia towards scholarship opportunities.
For further information please contact:
Direct: 604(329-9656) or 604(539-2818)