Experiences & Events

At Hidden Bench Estate Winery we are fortunate to be located on the Beamsville Bench, home to many of the best wines produced in Ontario. Our critically acclaimed estate winery is nestled in the heart of the picturesque Bench, making it the perfect place to relax, unwind, taste and discover.

We invite you to join us to discover our wines and experiences at these events.

Chardonnay and Pinot Noir Taste & Buy

Sunday April 14, 2024, 11AM to 5PM
Hidden Bench Estate Winery

Join us for an intimate, marché style tasting event to sample premium wines from 9 exceptional Niagara Benchlands producers and purchase directly from each participating winery.

Winemakers and principals from each property will be showcasing selections of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from their portfolios at stations throughout the winery. This is your only opportunity to Taste & Buy these wines directly from each producr and interact directly with each maker, all under one roof for one price.

90 minute tasting sessions will be offered on Sunday April 14, 2024, beginning at 11:00AM, 1:00PM, and 3:00PM. A selection of canapes catered by Revalee Café is included in the ticket price.

Participating wineries include:

Cloudsley Cellars
Domaine de la Clos Jordanne
Domaine Queylus
Hidden Bench Estate Winery
Leaning Post Wines
Mason Wines
Tawse Winery
Westcott Vineyards


Graze the bench

Graze the Bench

June 8 & 9, 2024, 12:00PM to 5:00PM
Hidden Bench Estate Winery

Sip. Savour. Groove.

Join us on Saturday, June 8th or Sunday, June 9th for Graze the Bench 2024!

Each June, 6 wineries celebrate the glory of the Beamsville Bench by pouring new and favourite vintages, inviting their favourite chefs to create inspired dishes, and grooving with live bands at each venue.

Start your day at Hidden Bench Estate Winery where a single day ticket includes entry to the private “grazing” area at each winery, as well as a commemorative glass, and 3 tokens to redeem for food or wine throughout the day. Additional wine and food can be purchased for $10.00 (Incl. HST) at all participating wineries.

Tickets and Shuttle Passes Available at the link here – https://hiddenbench.com/product-category/offers-gifting/tickets/

Click here for more details about the event.

i4C 2024

July 18 through July 21, 2024
Niagara, Ontario

i4C 2024 is happening July 18 through 21, 2024

Join us for an unparalleled wine weekend celebrating the coolest grape on earth! You don’t want to miss out on these spectacular events, and tickets are on sale now at the link here

International Pinot Noir Celebration 2024

July 26 through July 28, 2024
Willamette Valley, Oregon

Meet us at IPNC this July!

We are excited to share that we have been selected to be a Featured Winery at the 2024 International Pinot Noir Celebration (IPNC)! IPNC is an annual event where the best Pinot Noir producers from aroudn the world convene to showcase what makes them great. You can learn more about the variety of events that make up the IPNC weekend here.

You can still secure a spot to join us and 70+ fellow Pinot Noir Producers from around the globe this July 26th-28th in McMinnville. Tickets for the full weekend of festivities are available here, as well as all-new Day Passes for Friday & Saturday of IPNC weekend!

About IPNC
The IPNC offers Pinot Noir consumers and industry members the chance to enjoy an unparalleled selection of Pinot noir from around the world via a full schedule of seminars, walkaround tastings, winery tours, and unforgettable meals prepared by top Northwest chefs. With the exception of a vineyard and winery tour, the IPNC is held on the beautiful and historic Linfield University campus. McMinnville is an easy hour drive southwest of Portland in the heart of Oregon wine country.