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Jazz & Blues

Trius Jazz at the Winery lineup announced

Jazz & Blues

Note: The popular Jazz at the Winery event, now into its 23rd year, will take place July 14 at the Trius/Hillebrand winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. This is the press release for the event from the organizers. Continue reading

A note from the Wine Council of Ontario to changes on rules to cross-border wine shipping

Note: This is the note sent out by the Wine Council of Ontario, and obtained by Wines In Niagara, to wine council members in regards to recent news that Bill C-311 is on its way to being passed by Parliament. It isn’t promising. Continue reading


Famed Marynissen Winery sold to Chinese group


The selling of the historic Marynissen Winery in Niagara-on-the-Lake is “bitter sweet” for the family. But, as of Friday, the winery will no longer be owned by Sandra Marynissen and her husband Glen Muir. Continue reading

Chateau des Charmes host National BBQ Day Grill Off, all for a good cause


Note: Château des Charmes is hosting the first National BBQ Day Grill Off on June 3 in support of Meal Exchange. Continue reading