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August 23, 2014

Au Revoir Summer Dînner

Join CityLine personality and Winery Chef, Jason Parsons, as he and Peller Estates’ very own French Sous Chef, Helene Belanger, create a delectable, French-inspired four course tasting menu. Begin your evening by indulging in Icewine Martinis and freshly shucked oysters. Chef and Helene will tease your taste buds with an amazing dining experience, finishing off with an assortment of handmade truffles and pastries.
Bon Appétit!

$125 per person, plus taxes and gratuities. $115 per person plus taxes and gratuities for Wine Club Members. To reserve, book now or please call us at 1.888.673.5537 ext. 2.

Time: 6:30 pm Reception; 7 pm Dinner

Price: $125 per person

Please visit our website: www.peller.com

Location: Peller Estates Winery Restaurant — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Date: August 23, 2014
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August 22, 2014 – August 24, 2014

TAIWANfest

Taiwan is a country built on the legacy of global traditions and cultures that have marked its shores. Join us for a weekend wander down the path of music, dance, art and food that invigorates the island nation.

For more information: www.harbourfrontcentre.com

Location: Harbourfront Centre

 
Start: August 22, 2014
End: August 24, 2014
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August 29, 2014

Luau Dinner Cruise

Friday, August 29th, 2014 – 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. – Luau Dinner Cruise ($86.27 per person)

Your summer luau aboard the Showboat includes a three hour cruise through Toronto’s spectacular Harbourfront and a delicious buffet style dinner infused with a Hawaiian twist. Dance (or hula!) the night away with our DJ and enjoy a cocktail from our fully licensed cash bar.

Mariposa Cruises has been sailing the city’s Harbourfront from April to New Year’s Eve for more than 25 years and welcomes over 100,000 guests each season. Mariposa Cruises has built its reputation as the leader in the Toronto harbour, with an impressive fleet of seven distinctive ships, varying in size and style. Docked in a prime location at Toronto’s waterfront alongside Queens Quay Terminal, Mariposa Cruises can accommodate groups of 15 to 575.

Website: tickets.mariposacruises.com/index.php?event_id=939

June 14, 2014 – August 30, 2014

Kitchen Table Dinner

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes in your favourite restaurant? If you are a culinary voyeur, then this is the experience for you. This ‘Backstage Pass’ gives you access to Chef Parsons’ kitchen where you’ll have a front row seat to watch his culinary team in action. Begin your evening in the kitchen with a glass of our award-winning sparkling wine and canapés while listening to a culinary brigade host share the secrets of pairing food and wine. Your experience culminates in a seasonally inspired 7-course tasting menu expertly paired with our award-winning wines. $165 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.

Dates: June 14, 21 & 28; July 5, 12, 19 & 26; and August 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30.

Time: Every Saturday at 6:30 pm.

Peller Estates Restaurant — Peller Estates Winery (290 John St. East, Niagara-on-the-Lake)

Reservations: Experiences on www.peller.com or 1.800.582.8412 extension # 2

 
Start: June 14, 2014
End: August 30, 2014
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June 14, 2014 – August 30, 2014

Kitchen Table Lunch

Interested in learning what goes on behind the scenes at Peller Estates Winery Restaurant? Then join us for an afternoon in Chef Parsons’ kitchen where you’ll have a front row seat to watch his culinary team in action. Begin your experience with a glass of our award-winning sparkling wine while listening to a culinary brigade host share the secrets of pairing food and wine. Your experience culminates in a seasonally inspired 4-course tasting menu expertly paired with our award-winning wines. $97 per guest plus taxes and gratuities.

June 14, 21, 28; July 5, 12, 19, 26; and August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

Time: 12 noon

Price: $97 per person

How to Book: Book by calling 1.800.582.8412 ext. 2 or visiting www.peller.com

Location: Peller Estates Winery — 290 John Street East, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

 
Start: June 14, 2014
End: August 30, 2014
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September 5, 2014 – September 7, 2014

Taste of the Kingsway Festival

September 5 to 7, 2014 – Food and entertainment extravaganza with plenty of fun activities for everyone. Beer/wine gardens, two grand stages, rides, dog show, face painters, rock climbing walls, auto show, merchant demonstrations, art exhibits and so much more… Free admission!

Website: www.tasteofthekingsway.ca

Bloor St. West – easily accessible Royal York subway

 
Start: September 5, 2014
End: September 7, 2014
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September 5, 2014 – September 7, 2014

30th Anniversary Vegetarian Food Festival

Discover how to choose a healthier, greener, and more compassionate lifestyle through cooking demonstrations, free samples, new products, and lots of delicious food. Talk to local and international chefs, explore the marketplace of vendors who will change what you think is possible for vegan food. Exhibitors range from vegan bakeries to nutrition experts to clothing companies to cookware distributors. And did we mention the delicious food? Don’t forget to bring your appetite.

For more information: www.harbourfrontcentre.com

Location: Harbourfront Centre

 
Start: September 5, 2014
End: September 7, 2014
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September 9, 2014

Surf, Turf, & Sail

Foodies on Foot and Gone Sailing Adventures have teamed up to bring you Toronto’s best private sailing experience and foodie feast. We promise not to go all Gilligan’s Island on this 3+ hour tour. Join us for 2 distinct foodie adventures as we view the city in a way seldom seen by most, on a private yacht.

On September 9, join us for a full moon cruise. We depart at 6:00 PM, return around 10:00 PM, and watch the sunset on the city while chatting food and dining on a delicious feast curated by yours truly, featuring some of our favourite food in Toronto. Get those cameras ready as the full moon takes centre stage and glistens over the water on an adventure you will never forget.

Join us on this delicious foodie experience. Tickets are $125 plus HST for the Learn to Sail and $150 plus HST for the Full Moon Cruise, and, include sailing on a private yacht (maximum 12 people), food, and non-alcoholic beverages.

Link: foodiesonfoot.ca/torontosailingdiningexperience/

 
Date: September 9, 2014
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June 28, 2014 – September 13, 2014

Pick-nic in the Park

Dates: June 28, July 26, September 13. Time: 11:00 AM.

Join us on our newest food tour! What better way to enjoy the great weather than with a pick-nic? Come with us as we explore some of our favourite gourmet and specialty food stores and discover a few distinct Toronto neighbourhoods on this walking tour. We will walk through 2 neighbourhoods, stopping into 5-6 food shops/restaurants, as we pick up goodies to fill our picnic basket. With a bit of nibbling along the way, as you will not be able to resist, we end the tour with a beautiful picnic in the park to enjoy the delicious creations we picked up from the best food shops and restaurants in the area.

Tickets: www.foodiesonfoot.ca/pick-nic-in-the-park-toronto-culinary-tour/

 
Start: June 28, 2014
End: September 13, 2014
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Locations: Roy Thomson Hall

Toronto Symphony Orchestra

September 13, 2014 – September 14, 2014

Cabbagetown Festival

(Held 2nd weekend of September). There are so many events going on in Toronto over the summer that it can be hard to pick out which ones to carve out time for. If you’re looking for a warm family feel and a whole lot of culture then the Cabbagetown Festival just might be the perfect fit. It’s held annually on the second weekend of September and has events going from Thursday to Sunday.

For more details: www.cabbagetownpa.ca

Location: Cabbagetown Neighbourhood

 
Start: September 13, 2014
End: September 14, 2014
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Location: Cabbagetown Festival