Have questions? We have delicious questions!

Where is the Festival?

Vineland Research and Innovation Center – 4890 Victoria Ave N. Lincoln, On, L0R 2E0

AND WHEN: Saturday, Dec 4th – Sunday, Dec 5th – Doors 10am – 6pm

Is there parking?

We have a ton of onsite parking as well as an over flow lot that is within 8 minutes walking distance or simply hop on our shuttle.

How does it work?

The festival is built like a gourmet walking tour for everyone to enjoy. It is completely accessible and all outdoors. When you want to get your SIP on simply go to one of our Ticket kiosks, your valid Government proof of age ID and you can purchase your glass and sample tickets to use at any and all vendors. Vendor booths do not accept cash (except for food trucks, they accept plastic and cash).

What else is going on?

We are so pleased to be presenting amazing live musical acts, live artists creating food and drink themed works of art, a fashion and lifestyle lounge and so much more.

Band goes on in early part of afternoon each day

THE LODGE – Watch men receive a straight shave and savour some Bushmills Irish Whisky or Proper Twelve Irish Whisky

SIP BEACH – Sip Carib Beer while laying back and enjoying tropical tunes and island food

FASHION LOUNGE – Canada’s very own Fashion Designer, Joseph Tassoni and Bottega Prosecco

COZY CORNER – Enjoy Crank Coffee and Bottega Liqueurs

WORLD’S LARGEST CEASAR BAR – Create you own Caesar with Tito’s Vodka or Gray Jay Whisky

Is it rain or shine?

This is Canada and we don’t fear the weather! SIP is a rain or shine event but when you are SIPPING the sun is always shining!

What COVID protocols are in place?

At SIP Niagara we are pleased to be presenting a safe, gorgeous and fun environment for everyone in attendance. We have hand sanitizer at each booth, and everyone should wear a mask when they cannot social distance. This is an outdoor event and you DO NOT need to be Vaccinated to attend, purchase sample tickets and/or participate at event in accordance with the best practices of Ontario Ministry of Health Guidelines.

Do I have to wear a mask?

This is an outdoor event. You only have to wear a mask when you cannot social distance. We ask to please be respectful of others at all times.

How much does it cost?

The event and live music is free to enjoy. If you want to get your SIP on, you purchase sample tickets and/or your Caesar Experience ticket online right here for special pricing or at the festival itself. Drink samples range in price depending on what they are serving. Food Trucks and gift vendors take cash and plastic.

Is there food?

You bet, we have some of the best restaurants and food trucks serving up delicious bites!

What is there to drink?

At SIP Niagara we are offering the best Wines, Ciders, Beers, Cocktails and non alcoholic drinks available for your sampling pleasure.

Can kids come?

Niagara is a 19+ festival so grab a sitter and have some adult fun!

What's included in the Caesar Bar Experience?

Create your very own Caesar and receive your official Caesar pint glass and a commemorative digital photo of your creation at the end. This is a one-time pass through ticket. So if you want to go twice you will purchase an additional ticket. To get your Caesar on, tickets are $20 online and $25 at festival.

Can I bring my dog?

Yes, here at SIP we love dogs!
We ask that you keep them away at a minumum of 3 mters from food and don’t forget to STOOP & SCOOP!