An unforgettable Ontario day trip or weekend getaway, just an hour from Toronto
Heart of Wine Country is where LGBT visitors are greeted with respect and acceptance in a safe environment and are proud of our inclusive attitude.
Some roads lead to ordinary. Some do not. And when you end up arriving at that blessed state of unordinary, well, it’s just a better place to be.
That’s what the pioneers, winemaking mavericks and visionaries who inhabit Niagara's Heart of Wine Country believe. In fact, that’s why we’re here… to make good on the dream of living unordinary lives doing unordinary things
In the Heart of Wine Country are some of the world's award winning gems, where the real winery experience happens from wine tasting to culinary delights, to festival and events that are second to none.
Experienced and knowledgeable Staff give every guest personalized attention and take the time to explain the background of their wines whether a connoisseur or just starting on the wine road of discovery.
Every winery is a unique experience. Nestled in between the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario, all are just a short drive, or cycle away from each other making it easy to put your own tour together and have one amazing experience after another.
Enjoy everything from the charm of Jordan Village with its boutique shopping, afternoon tea and antiques to cultural events at the First Ontario Performing Arts Centre, sports events at the Meridian Centre and exquisite dining all in downtown St Catharines. Twenty Valley and St Catharines offer amazing Wine Country accommodations packages to suit your needs creating a day or weekend of fun far away from the hustle and bustle.
Events: - (see individual wineries for special events)