The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society is committed to connecting wine lovers with the people who craft it. We fulfil this mandate through seasonal Wine Festivals, Signature Events, annual wine judging competitions, and the Winethusiast Club. Become an OWFS member today!

3 Membership packages to choose from

WINERY MEMBER

$750 + GST

$562.50 + GST for 2020/2021

  • One Event listing in the seasonal OWFS Festival Guidebooks (over 120,000 printed each year)
  • Unlimited online event posts in the 12-month OWFS calendar of events (and the OWFS app)
  • One shared Social Media Post on the OWFS Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts
  • 365 days of exposure on our website - the leading wine tourism website in the Okanagan, with links to your website and social media
  • Winery listing in every guidebook
  • First-come, first-served registration in any OWFS Signature Event
  • Two complimentary wine entries for each competition AND a preferred entry price to the two largest wine competitions in BC, the Best of Varietal Competition and the B.C. Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards
  • Two complimentary tickets to the BCLGWA Awards Reception and the Best of Varietal Awards Reception - For all Winery Members who submit ONLY
  • Networking opportunities with other Partners and Winery Members
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WINERY MEMBER outside Thompson/Okanagan

$550* + GST

$412.50 + GST for 2020/2021

  • One Event listing in the seasonal OWFS Festival Guidebooks (over 120,000 printed each year)
  • Unlimited online event posts in the 12-month OWFS calendar of events (and the OWFS app)
  • 365 days of exposure on our website - the leading wine tourism website in the Okanagan, with links to your website and social media
  • Winery listing in every guidebook
  • Two complimentary wine entries for each competition AND a preferred entry price to the two largest wine competitions in BC, the Best of Varietal Competition and the B.C. Lieutenant Governor's Wine Awards
  • Two complimentary tickets to the BCLGWA Awards Reception and the Best of Varietal Awards Reception - For all Winery Members who submit ONLY
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DISTANT WINERY ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP (outside of the Okanagan Valley)

$550 + GST

$412.50 + GST until July 2022

View the OWFS Distant Winery Membership Info Package Here >>

MARKETING BENEFITS

  • 365 days of profile exposure on our website with links to your winery's website and social media
  • Ongoing promotion of your winery and your wines directly to consumers via the Winethusiast Club--- OWFS's new consumer membership
  • Your winery's profile and one event listing in both Spring and Fall digital OWFS Wine Festival Guidebooks (available on the OWFS website with over 70,000 annual visitors)
  • Unlimited event posts on the OWFS website's event calendar
  • Promotional social media posts on the OWFS Facebook and Instagram accounts highlighting your winery
  • Networking opportunities with many other partners and sponsors

COMPETITION BENEFITS

  • Two complimentary wine entries AND reduced entry price for the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards (BCLG)
  • Two complimentary tickets to the BCLG Wine Awards Ceremony & Reception (only available for winery members that enter into the competition)

 

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WINERY ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP

$750 + GST

$562.50 + GST until July 2022

View the OWFS Winery Membership Info Package Here >>

MARKETING BENEFITS

  • 365 days of profile exposure on our website with links to your winery's website and social media
  • Ongoing promotion of your winery and your wines directly to consumers via the Winethusiast Club--- OWFS's new consumer membership
  • Your winery's profile and one event listing in both Spring and Fall digital OWFS Wine Festival Guidebooks (available on the OWFS website with over 70,000 annual visitors)
  • Unlimited event posts on the OWFS website's event calendar
  • Promotional social media posts on the OWFS Facebook and Instagram accounts highlighting your winery

COMPETITION BENEFITS

  • Two complimentary wine entries AND reduced entry price for the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Wine Awards (BCLG)
  • Two complimentary tickets to the BCLG Wine Awards Ceremony & Reception (only available to winery members that enter into the competition)

EVENT BENEFITS

  • First-come, first-served registration to all OWFS Signature Events including the Spring and Fall Valley First Wine Tastings, Okanagan ChamberFest, Blush & Bubbles, the annual FCC Wine Trade Tasting, BC Wine & Food Truck Feast, Elevate!, and Sensation Fall Finale!

 

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TOURISM PARTNER ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP

$200 + GST

View the Tourism Partner Membership Info Package Here >>

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • 365 days of profile exposure on our website with links to your business' website and social media
  • Ongoing promotion of your business directly to consumers via the WINETHUSIAST Club--- OWFS's new consumer membership--- including monthly promotional and contesting opportunities
  • Promotional social media posts on the OWFS Facebook and Instagram accounts highlighting your business
  • Business profile and one event listing in both Spring and Fall digital OWFS Wine Festival Guidebooks (available on the OWFS website with over 70,000 annual visitors)
  • Unlimited event posts on the OWFS website's event calendar
  • Partnership opportunities with OWFS (Sip & Stay Packages, Gift-in-kind sponsorships, preferred event vendors/venues, etc)
  • Networking opportunities with many wineries and sponsors

 

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