Clink like the Queen The stage is set for an event that fills the senses and captures the mood and romance of days gone by at the International Wine Festival of Manitoba! Stroll through The Market Courtyard and sample some of the hundreds of wines on display during this three-day event. Over 100 wineries are represented this year with experts on hand, ready to offer suggestions and help you discover previously unknown treasures from around the world. And don't forget to visit the cheese booth of Fenton's Gourmet Foods, which features over 750 varieties of cheese. Tickets for wine sampling are only 50 cents each. October 18 to 20, 2013 The Forks, Winnipeg For more information, visit International Wine Festival of Manitoba.

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