The 2015 Dine Out Vancouver Festival – Canada’s largest food and drink fest – is still a month away, but tickets for its biggest events are already selling fast.
This year’s festival, Jan. 16-Feb. 1, features hundreds of restaurants offering special three (or more) course menus at $18, $28 and $38 price points. For epicures on a budget, it’s a great chance to “taste-drive” some of the city’s best restaurants, from simple bistros to fine-dining staples. (The list of participating restaurants will be revealed Jan. 7.)
But Dine Out is also known for its growing ensemble of special tastings, talks and tours. This year’s lineup features nearly three-dozen special events, tickets for which are on sale now. Here’s a quick look at 5 can’t-miss 2015 Dine Out events: