Explore Wine Country Ontario during the i4C Weekend

We’re excited to welcome Chardonnay lovers and their makers from across the world July 19-21 for the 9th annual International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration. Most of all, we’re excited to highlight the amazing wineries we have in our own backyard. On Saturday, July 20th, some of our Ontario Member wineries will be hosting special lunches, […]

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Be a part of the coolest CRU around – Volunteer for the i4C July 19-21, 2019

EXCITING NEWS! We will be introducing a new Volunteer website application to make signing up for shifts easy and the best part is you will be able to access the app from your smartphone or computer.  Details on how to sign up will be sent to you in the coming weeks and we promise, it will […]

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#onelongChardDay – the contest

It’s 8:01am EDT on May 22 here in Ontario, but it’s 12:01am NZST on May 23 – International Chardonnay Day – in New Zealand! This immense time difference serves to underscore the truly vast scope of the Cool Climate wine growing community, and of the international producers who will be winging their way to Niagara […]

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Celebrate Chardonnay Day on May 23

Raise a glass to the world’s coolest grape on May 23! Chardonnay Day is the official kick-off of the i4C season, and we can’t wait! This marks our 9th anniversary as hosts of the International Cool Climate Chardonnay Celebration, July 19-21, here in the heart of Niagara wine country. You can still get your tickets […]

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Kick the Dirt with the Grape Growers of Ontario

Kick off your fancy shoes and come dressed to kick the dirt with a grape grower who grows the wines you love! For the second year in a row, the Grape Growers of Ontario want to show you wine country from their perspective on an amazing tour through the vines. Discover grape growing up-close and […]

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