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2017 Events Calendar

If you have cabin fever, treat yourself to an EPIC weekend wine tour! Celebrate winter with us in EPIC Wine Country, for some winter activities, wine & food pairings and entertainment. Each winery will present a unique winter experience, from outdoor skating and snowman building contests, to professional ice carvings and ice wine tastings. You can be sure that you will find culinary delights around every corner paired with award winning EPIC wines! Don’t miss this years EPIC Festival of Ice! Bring a canned good for admission; ballot entries will be available to enter the grand prize contest to win 4 March Mac'ness tickets!

Cozy up to the crackling fire with a mug of our delicious Warm N Cozy Mulled Wine, and take in the spectacular view of the frozen crests on Lake Erie with complimentary chocolate pairings with our premium wines at Sprucewood Shores Winery.

Shake your winter chill off and enjoy the splendor of the Festival of Ice at any of the participating Wineries in Essex Pelee Island Coast Wine Country.  It is sure to be a fun weekend in the County.

Sprucewood Shores will only be open until 4pm on February 4th, but open until 5pm on the 5th.

Macaroni goes Gourmet in an EPIC MARCH MAC'NESS event. We don’t have the Sweet Sixteen or the Final Four in EPIC Wine Country and you won’t be sitting at the basketball court or glued to your screen. Instead, you will have a chance to taste a few slam dunk Mac & Cheese bites at your favourite EPIC Wineries! Your one day, “vine side” ticket includes one Mac & Cheese sample paired with a 2 oz. wine tasting at each participating winery as well as a chance to vote on the top three cheesy dishes! You might even win 4 tickets to next year's March MAC'NESS event! This year at Sprucewood, we will be serving Doc 21's four-cheese seafood mac 'n cheese.

The Ticket Window is open! Limited tickets available - $40/person/day.  Visit for further details.

Such a picturesque setting on the sandy shores of Lake Erie, a perfect spot to unwind and create. $55 includes wine tasting followed by an instructed paint class with all materials supplied. Always a great time, creating and socializing while sipping a great wine!  To purchase tickets visit


Take a trip around the globe without leaving EPIC Wine Country! Sample delicious wine and food pairings inspired by a different country at each winery you visit. Bring your ticket to your first winery and receive your Sip ‘N to Summer passport! Choose your own adventure by selecting up to six participating wineries you would like to visit. Fill up your passport and enter for your chance to win the EPIC Grand Prize. $40/p @

  • 5pm - 11:55pm; June 16th, 2017 - June 17th, 2017
  • This event occurs every year
  • @ Lakewood Park

Join Sprucewood at the annual Taste of Tecumseh Festival. Shuttle buses will be starting at 5:00pm and running regularly throughout the evening. Parking is available at Tecumseh Arena. This two day event will be an exhibit of delectable tastes and unique talents, all at a beautiful waterfront setting nestled on Lake St. Clair. Tickets are available.

Yoga, Wine and a View is Back, yoga-ing for a good cause! Join us for an ALL LEVEL sunset yoga practice overlooking beautiful Lake Erie, followed by tasty wine and appetizers. Ticket price includes a one hour yoga class, one glass of wine, appetizers and a donation to Erie Shore Hospice. Our last events sold out quickly, grab your tickets soon to avoid disappointment! You can buy your tickets online.

Spend the day reliving that drive along the Lake Road that you may have experienced in your life. Stop by one of the many businesses to sample the local foods, taste the local wine or check out the shops. It is the perfect event for all ages.

Participants offer a variety of unique activities to showcase their businesses. The variety of businesses include: farmers, wineries, road side vegetable stands, restaurants, bed and breakfast hoteliers, outdoor recreation (golf, conservation areas, beaches, harbour/marina), artists, authors, and small business owners.

Sprucewood Shores will be serving our gourmet picnic baskets to enjoy down by the beach. Wine and sangria will be available throughout the entire day on our patio.

We encourage you to visit as many locations as possible. At any participating location pick up an Explore The Shore brochure which contains a listing of all businesses’ activities as well as the grand prize passport!  To be eligible to win the grand prize, have any 5 businesses stamp or initial on their respective spot on the passport and drop the passport into the grand prize box.

We hope to encourage new visitors and repeat guests to visit businesses and organizations along County Road 50!

Join EPIC Wineries Sunday August 13th from 1pm – 5pm at Pelee Island Winery to celebrate the 23nd Annual Vintage Tasting!

Taste the best wine and food from our region, along with tasting & pairing seminars and beautiful music, all set amid a stunning outdoor setting at Pelee Island Winery. This casual garden party style event is sure to please everyone from the casual wine sipper to the experienced Master Taster! Tickets are only $65 and quantities are limited!

Enjoy a chilled out afternoon celebrating the harvest for a great cause!

Join us for a one hour ALL LEVELS yoga class with an awesome vibe overlooking beautiful vineyards in the heart of wine country. Our yoga class is followed by a glass of wine and delicious appies including vegetarian and gluten free options.

A portion of each ticket sale will be going to the Royal Canadian Legion Harrow Branch 338

Ticket Price of $33 + tax + eventbrite fee -- includes one hour yoga class, glass of wine, delicious food and a donation to the legion. Tickets can be purchased at

Don't be disappointed, our last events have sold out quickly, so grab yours soon.

It’s that time of year –time to eat, drink and be merry!  Your Local EPIC wineries invite you to experience Taste the Season - our 10th Annual Holiday Open House taking place Saturday & Sunday November 25th and 26th. Explore each winery on your self-guided tour and discover outstanding EPIC wines, great gifts, and holiday cheer. Plus, help us give back by exchanging one canned good at each stop for one seasonal food and wine pairing. Visit for further details.

At Sprucewood Shores, taste a selection of homemade soups each heart-fully hand crafted by our staff and their families for you to enjoy. But don't forget…this is a competition, so make sure to taste them all and choose your favourite for a chance to be the lucky winner of the Holiday Draw.

All that is required to enjoy our tasty soups and free tastings are a donation of a canned or boxed good, or a small monetary donation all of which will be donated to a local food bank.

We will also be featuring samples of  Warm 'n Cozy Mulled Wine. This wine is served hot, infused with orange, clove and cinnamon giving it a smell and flavour that can't help but warm you up and put a smile on your face. It is the perfect gift and entertaining beverage for the holiday season!

See our events in 2016

* Sprucewood Shores is a wheelchair-accessible venue.