2020 Pig Out Festival
When: Saturday May 2nd, 2020
Location: Covert Farms
Celebrating its nineth year, the Pig Out festival offers a perfect way to herald the coming of the summer season in Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country. On Saturday May 2nd, held at Covert Farms, the annual vineyard pig roast, which brings together chefs from several local restaurants, including Platinum Bench Bakery, Watermark Beach Resort, Miradoro at Tinhorn Creek Vineyards and Covert Farms.
Between 1-4pm the chefs will be showcasing their hog roasting skills at the outdoor-tented festival, which takes place amongst the beautiful organic vineyards of Covert Farm in Oliver.
Every year, Pig Out celebrates a different culinary theme and this year will be no different. A cornucopia of dishes featuring local ingredients will be offered alongside ALL of the member wineries of the Oliver Osoyoos Winery Association, pouring new releases and fan favourites.
Pig Out Tickets ($69) include entertainment, a souvenir wine glass, and of course, lots of great food and wine.
Pig Out Youth Tickets ($35) include entertainment and lots of great food. These tickets are for youth 12-18; children 11 and under do not require tickets.
NEW FOR 2020 – VIP Tickets ($85) also include early admission with special culinary demonstration and an exclusive welcome gift. —SOLD OUT!!!
2020 Guest Chef Dinner
When: Friday May 1st, 2020
Time: 6-9 pm
Chefs from our local area will work collaboratively with guest chefs from our regional ‘Savour the Sun’ dinners series in areas including Whistler, Sun Peaks, Vancouver and Calgary to prepare a special meal highlighting fresh, local, seasonal ingredients and paired with wines from select Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country wineries.
What is the Pig Out?
The Pig Out is a family-friendly, outdoor event featuring our member wineries and our local chefs.
What wineries are participating?
Only our member wineries participate and they can vary year to year. For a current list of our member wineries please click here.
What chefs/restaurants are participating?
These can vary from year to year depending on availability of the chefs.
What happens if it rains?
The Pig Out goes rain or shine. Please dress appropriately for the weather.
Can I bring my dog?
Even though this is an outdoor event we do not allow dogs (or any other pets) on the event grounds.