Let Wheelz be your guide to Niagara Icewine Festival events

At Wheelz Niagara, we know our region’s residents look forward to January each year – not for the weather, but for a series of events celebrating one of our unique agricultural products.

We’re talking about the frozen grapes Niagara wineries turn into icewine, and the events that celebrate its production every year.

Niagara Ice WineFor three weekends in January, Niagara is transformed into a winter wonderland, in celebration of Ontario icewine. This year, the 23rd edition of the Niagara Icewine Festival offers plenty for every taste, with unique wine and food pairings at more than 35 wineries, and vibrant outdoor street festivals. 

From Jan. 12 through Jan. 28, Niagarans welcome visitors to tour our wineries and partake in the delights offered by this unique festival.

On its website at, festival organizers offer a list of participating wineries, along with hospitality information and a full calendar of events.

If you can’t decide on where to visit, picking up a Discovery Pass might help – it’s your ticket to eight unique pairings at more than 35 wineries across Niagara.

There is so much to see and just three available weekends to take it all in! Booking your festival tour with Wheelz means you can fit as much as possible into one day, or pace yourselves and stretch out your visits to more than one of the three weekends.

Whichever way you choose to visit the Niagara Icewine Festival, it will be like going to a party with friends and family. Wheelz Niagara wants to be part of your celebration!

With you and five adults, our drivers will pick you up at your door, take you to your festival locations, and take you home again, in comfort, safely and in a timely manner.

You know what that means: No worries about traffic, parking, weather or imbibing. So go ahead, sample Niagara’s bounty, in the secure knowledge you won’t be climbing behind the wheel.

If you are just learning about Niagara’s liquid gold, Wheelz offers several already-packaged tours from which to choose – the “I love beer” tour even celebrates Niagara’s craft beer industry, for those not into wineries or wine.

But if you want a bigger, better, Icewine Festival adventure, select from our list of more than 80 Niagara wineries and craft beer establishments, and let us help you plan your specialty tour.

We’ll cover Icewine Festival events; icewine-making tours; vineyards and scenery; exciting fine dining and specialty restaurants featuring icewine and food pairings; retail areas (you’ll want souvenirs!) and more!

Are you thirsty yet?

Booking Wheelz to host your Icewine Festival tour in Niagara couldn’t be easier: Just give our office a call at 289-296-1966, or visit our website and check out our day trips / night trips list in the category “services.” Pick from the tours we offer, or come up with your own adventure!

Don’t forget to check out Wheelz Niagara on TripAdvisor and  Viator!


What People are Saying

Used Wheelz for a transfer from Toronto to Niagara Falls on 10 July. I was impressed by the company even before we used them. Our tour in Niagara had a change of start time so I had to contact the owner Steve before we left Australia. He was busy but promised to call me back which he did. Very impressed considering he had to bear the cost of calling me on mobile in Australia. Our driver was Harold. He was on time, friendly and gave us a lot of interesting information on our trip to Niagara. Our daughter wasn’t feeling well before the trip and he was happy for her to nibble on food on the journey and was happy to stop if needed, which luckily we didn’t need. Gave us a quick tour of Niagara before dropping us off at our hotel. Very impressed by this company and would not hesitate to recommend.

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