Niagara On the Lake Icewine Festival 2017

By / 9th January, 2017 / Uncategorized / No Comments

If you have never experienced the Niagara on the Lake Icewine festival before, make 2017 the year you do! This isnt the Icewine of years past, with many varieties being represented from the old standard Vidal to Rieslings, Chardonnay and red varieties such as Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon to name a few! The Niagara-on-the-Lake Icewine festival 2017 is on this month with events 3 weekends starting January 13-15 with the Icewine Village in downtown NOTL on the weekend of January 21-22

January 21, 2016 – 11 am – 5 pm
January 22, 2016 – noon – 5 pm

Niagara-on-the-Lake’s historic Queen Street transforms into a winter wonderland as the town comes together to play their part in wine country’s annual Icewine celebration. Established 22 years ago in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Festival delivers a warm Winter setting for the 26 Wineries to pour liquid gold. The renowned Signature Kitchen Chefs will tempt your palate with Icewine inspired culinary creations. Admire the sparkling ice sculptures and when it’s time to warm up, pop into one of the Heritage District’s welcoming Landmark Shops.

The greatest news of all is that due to a last minute cancellation By the Vines is available for the most coveted weekend of all, January 20-22, 2017. Stay just minutes away from the iconic festival and stay in the lap of luxury and comfort with us!

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By / 25th June, 2016 / Uncategorized / No Comments

I am excited to announce that the new website for the By the Vines Vacation rental property in Niagara-on-the-Lake has now launched! Not only does the new site look and feel more contemporary the content is also being updated to reflect the current reality in Niagara-on-the-Lake from an updated list of wineries throughout the 6 Niagara region wine appellations to current lists of Golf, Attractions and much more, please enjoy the new site and feel free to point out any errors, broken links etc.

By the Vines new website almost ready to launch!

By / 19th June, 2016 / Uncategorized / No Comments

The new website is almost ready to launch, showcasing our luxury vacation rental property located in Niagara Wine Country, just steps to several local wineries including Josephs Estate winery, Pillitteri Estate, Stratus Vineyards, Jackson and Triggs and others.

The new website will provide guests with the ability to book online and pay through paypal, guests will also still have the opportunity to pay with us directly through their credit card.

The new site should be live one June 25, 2016, If you see any bugs, spelling errors etc please let us know!