Best of the West, sponsored by Grosvenor Americas, is a highly sought-after ticketed culinary event featuring an evening on the waterfront filled with masterfully curated food and wine pairings.
The Harmony Arts Festival is proud to present the 7th annual event that pairs 12 delectable restaurants with 12 local wineries in a competition that celebrates the best that BC has to offer.
Guests are encouraged to vote on their favourite pairing, with the winner being crowned Best of the West.
Get your tickets!
This year's event will be held on:
- Wednesday, August 9, 2017
- 7-9 p.m.
- Ambleside Pier
Tickets are $100 + tax and can be purchased through can be purchased through Select Your Tickets by phone at 250-762-5050 or online
Culinary Duo Package
Enjoy two culinary events for a discounted price.
Best of the West and Mixology Night on the Pier can be purchased for a combined price of $150 (plus tax).
Purchase tickets by phone only at 250-762-5050 (this option is not available online).
PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS & WINERIES
Tickets have sold out months in advance in past years, so don’t miss out on your opportunity to experience Best of the West!
|Participating Restaurants||Participating Wineries|
|ARC Restaurant at the Fairmont Waterfront||Blue Mountain Winery|
|Cactus Club Café||Burrowing Owl Estate Winery|
|Feast -The Neighbourhood Table||Culmina|
|Mangia E Bevi||Harper's Trail|
|PARC Retirement Living||Hester Creek Estate Winery|
|Terroir Kitchen||Laughint Stock Vineyards|
|Temper Chocolate & Pastry||Painted Rock|
|The Observatory||Poplar Grove Winery|
|Thomas Haas||Road 13 Vineyards|
|Vancouver Aquarium||Tantalus Vineyards|
|Zen Japanese Restaurant|
Last year's winners
2016 Best of the West - Winning pairing
PARC Retirement Living + Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
- Braised "black apron" angus beef topped with harissa spiced black tiger prawn served with fennel confit and local pureed organic yam potato
- Paired with Burrowing Owl Estate Winery 2013 Athene