Wine and cheese just got better!
Don’t miss the many tasting seminars, industry experts, food connoisseurs, celebrity chefs, performers and fantastic exhibitors.
The 2017 London Wine & Food Show will feature even more entertainment than ever before, with five stages filled with food, music, tastings and demos plus five themed lounges to relax in.
Eh440 A Capella Group
OLG MAIN STAGE, THURSDAY @ 8PM
With just a beatboxer, bass vocalist, and 3 very different lead singers, this means that they are technically an ‘a cappella’ group but most people think of them as something very different.
Firefighter Fashion Show
OLG MAIN STAGE, FRIDAY @ 8PM
London’s own Firefighter take the stage and strut their stuff as they show off the latest in formal wear fashions - don’t miss this London Wine & Food Show staple!
Presented by Collins Formal Wear & Sophie’s Gown Shoppe
COUNTRY SALOON, SATURDAY @ 4PM & 6PM & OLG MAIN STAGE @ 8PM
Can we get a yeehaw!? Step into the Country Saloon to enjoy live acoustic sets with Julia Haggarty and special guest!
Presented by Jack Daniel’s & Bull & Barrel with Country 104
OLG MAIN STAGE, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Back by popular demand, our reigning king of mixology Jeremy Parsons returns! Jeremy will demonstrate how add some flair to your party by creatively mixing the perfect cocktails to wow your guests. From new twists on classic cocktails to combos you’ve never heard of, Jeremy will find you the perfect mix for your palette. “insert mic drop”
Labatt’s Streamliner Anniversary Truck
ON DISPLAY AT THE LONDON WINE & FOOD SHOW
It’s A String Thing
OLG MAIN STAGE, DAILY
Caitlin Hallett Kassandra Hallett, Stephanie Varriano and Rachel Varriano have played together as It’s A String Thing, providing elegant, live string quartet music for a variety of events since 2006.
Friday is Ladies Night
GIFT BAG GIVEAWAY ON FRIDAY @ 3PM
Friday is for the girls, beginning at 3PM with gift bags for the first 200 ladies - brought to you by Smashbox & Shopper’s Drug Mart - through the door, the Fire Fighter’s Fashion Show and a delicious selection of exhibitors to sample from afternoon to late night.
OLG Main Stage
The OLG Main Stage, located in the middle of the London Wine & Food Show will be home to everything from fashions shows to live music and mixology demonstrations.
Thursday @ 6PM: It’s a String Thing
Thursday @ 8PM: Eh440 Acapella Group
Friday @ 6PM: It’s a String Thing
Friday @ 8PM: Firefighter Fashion Show
Friday @ 9:30PM: Mixology, The Cocktail Experience presented by Jeremy Parsons
Saturday @ 1PM: Justine Chadillon
Saturday @ 3PM & 6PM:It’s a String Thing
Saturday @ 4:30PM: Mixology, The Cocktail Experience presented by Jeremy Parsons
Saturday @ 8PM: Julia Haggarty
RGS TASTING ROOM
The Tasting Room presented by RGS Granite offers the opportunity to taste incredible wine, craft beer or cheeses alongside expert vintners, distillers and chefs – register early at the show as these tasting seminars fill up quickly.
Friday @ 5PM: New Zealand Wines featuring Villa Maria, hosted by Rod Hallam
Friday @ 7PM: Jack Daniel’s Tasting
Friday @ 9PM: Dixon’s Distilled Spirits, hosted by Miranda Drexler
Saturday @ 3PM: Muskoka Winery, hosted by Matt French
Saturday @ 5PM: Dark Horse Estate Winery, hosted by Ashley Horlor
Saturday @7PM: McAuslan Brewing, hosted by Barry Pletch
Due to the delicious success of last year’s Fanshawe Demo Stage, it has expanded to include a 2nd, musically focused stage! On the Demo Stage you’ll learn new recipes, take a tour of the Mediterranean, discover the fine art of sugar sculpting, partake in a beer tasting demonstration and so more. In between demonstrations you’ll be treated to the sounds of the Fanshawe Industry Arts Program on the Fanshawe Music Stage.
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This year the London Wine & Food Show will feature a separate cooking stage filled with tasty entertainment like an Executive Chef and Brew Master Pairing with Cowbell Brewery or learn how to make delicious guac and pico with Qdoba and more!
Thursday @ 7PM: A Good Shuck – Chicken Fried Oysters, hosted by Angela Murphy, Restaurant Ninety One
Friday @ 5PM: Muskoka Winery, hosted by Matt French
Friday @ 7PM: A Good Shuck - Chicken Fried Oysters, hosted by Angela Murphy, Restaurant Ninety One
Friday @ 9PM: Caesar Making, hosted by Jordan Engman, Mad Gringo Hot Sauce
Saturday @ 4PM: Executive Chef/Brew Master Pairing with Cowbell Brewery
Saturday @ 6PM: London German Club, hosted by Michael Marienwald
Saturday @ 7PM: How to make Guacamole and Pico with Qdoba
Saturday @ 8PM: Chicken Cacciatore & Banana Foster, hosted by Josh Sawyer, Which is Wich
Can we get a yeehaw!? Step into the Country Saloon presented by Jack Daniel’s & Bull & Barrel with Country 104 to enjoy country music with live acoustic sets with Julia Haggarty and a surprise guest on Saturday, get your photo taken at the Trackside photo booth, and sample some good ole’ Jack Daniel’s Whiskey, craft beer and more!
Julia Haggarty: Saturday @ 4PM & 6PM
Surprise Guest: Saturday @ 3PM, 5PM & 7PM
Justine Chadillon: Saturday @ 8PM
The Man Cave presented by Free 98.1, is the place to be if you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the main floor and relax with the fellas!
Plus three more lounging options, including the Jill’s Table Lounge, the Southwestern Ontario Tourism Lounge and the ShelfGenie Lounge - all offering a unique atmosphere and place to enjoy your favourite samples.
2017 Brands & Exhibitors to Visit
1st Cav Ortona Unit Ortona Unit
You’ll Find: Bike, unit info, bike tickets
Cranberry Village - Vitality Assurance Vacations
You’ll Find: Mini vacations - golf/spa/dining/ski, etc
Diamondz Designated Drivers
You Drink, We Drive! 1-519-457-9700
You’ll Find: Magazines
Elgin Travel & Cruises Travel Plus
You’ll Find: Luxury river cruising in Europe with focus on wine tasting & food pairings
Farm Dog Cycles
Farm Dog Cycles is a family-run bicycle rental and tour company based out of @The Fruit Wagon in beautiful Harrow, Ontario. Wine Tours and Bicycle Rentals May-September.
You’ll Find: Wine tours by bike/bicycle rentals
Visit us at the London Beer & BBQ Show!
Long Point Eco Adventures
You’ll Find: An adventure company offering glamour camping, ziplining, kayak and canoe tours, mountain biking and more!
You’ll Find: Promotional flyers& giveaways for group event booking info, recreational activities, restaurant menus
RGS - Residential Granite Specialists
RGS Granite is proud to be a London, Ontario (ON) quartz and granite countertop fabricator, offering Hanstone, Caesarstone and granite in a vast array of colours.
You’ll Find: Granite countertop
Southwest Ontario Tourism Corp.
You’ll Find: Tourism Info
The Grove Hotel
You’ll Find: TBD
Titanium Exclusive Cookware
You’ll Find: Titanium coated cookware, silicone utensils, pyrex lids and antitarnish cleaners
Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island
You’ll Find: Collection of wineries, breweries and distilleries in Windsor Essex
White Oaks Mall