Grape Growers Celebrity Luncheon

This fundraiser promotes local food and drink, and includes talks on best wine-growing practices, industry success stories, and goals for strengthening the local wine sector.

Feb 06, 2020   •   Food and Farming, Grant

2019 Celebrity Luncheon
Grape Growers of Ontario
www.grapegrowersofontario.com

$15,000
Grant Stream: Prosperous Greenbelt
Grant Approved: June 3, 2019

The Grape Growers of Ontario’s 'Annual Celebrity Luncheon Fundraiser' celebrates and promotes local food and drink by showcasing Greenbelt-grown grapes, food, and wine. The 2019 event, which was supported by the Greenbelt Foundation, reinforced the important economic relationship between vintners and grape growers. It highlighted the wine industry's positive impact on local tourism, and recognized the Greenbelt's role in protecting local vineyards and the Ontario wine industry. Over 370 Ontario grape growers, winemakers, and members of the public attended the event.

This fundraiser promotes local food and drink, and includes talks on best wine-growing practices, industry success stories, and goals for strengthening the local wine sector.