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11 day food and drink festival kicks off in Whistler this November

Whistler's legendary food and drink festival, Cornucopia, runs November 7th to 17th and is packed full of awesome events

Nov 02, 2019 - EightSix Staff

Start packing your bags for Whistler people, Cornucopia starts on November 7th.

Easily one of the biggest events on Whistler's calendar, the 11 day festival celebrates all things food and drink with a lineup of events including signature tastings, drink seminars, chef lunches and demonstrations, winemaker dinners and of course, epic parties.

The event showcases the diverse flavours that make up beautiful British Columbia and beyond and also features many of the talented people who work in the food and beverage industry. 

For a full list of events and to buy tickets, visit Cornucopia's website below. Some events have already sold out, so act fast!

View event details and buy your tickets on Whistler Cornucopia 2019.

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