Vancouver International Tequila Expo

Did someone say Tequila?

Raise a glass to tequila’s rich history! There is perhaps no beverage with a stronger history than tequila, dating back to 1000 B.C

Next week Vancouver will experience a week of exciting events at the Fourth Annual Vancouver International Tequila Expo. It is known to be Western Canada’s largest festival dedicated to the national spirit of Mexico.Let us take you through the entertaining week ahead.

Vancouver Agrave Week

Starting the week of May 25th– 30th the expo will showcase a variety of colourful events.

East Van Taco Safari

Vancouver International Tequila Expo

Photo Credits: Flickr Jeffreyw

Tuesday May 26th the tequila expo will invite you to indulge in Taco Tuesday paired with tequila  tasting at the East Van Taco Safari.

 Cooking & Pairing with Agave.

Vancouver International Tequila Expo

Photo Credits: Flickr Moyan Brenn

If you are looking for a prime culinary experience and you have always wanted to learn the art of Mexican cuisine. Now is your chance to experience an unique combination of cooking & drink pairing with agave on May 27th.

 Downtown Food & Agave Safari

Vancouver International Tequila Expo

Photo Credits: Flickr Bruno Cardloll

If you are looking for a complete culinary experience. Join in on a downtown tour of Vancouver’s top restaurants serving the best delights at at every stop. Be amazed with food & drink pairing at it’s best on May 30th!

Grand Tasting

This is the main event with over 25 tequila and mescal distillers under one roof. It a celebration of truly Mexican agave spirits! They advise all participants to have dinner before attending to ensure everyone is ready for a fantastic tequila tasting experience. The grand tasting will take place at the Hyatt Regency.


Vancouver International Tequila Expo


There are plenty of seminars as well taking place throughout the week. Here is the full schedule for the week’s events.

Discount Tickets for the Tequila Expo

For the past 4 years the British Columbia Hospitality Foundation  has partnered with the Vancouver International Tequila Expo and has been named as their charitable partner  to raise funds and awareness to help those in need.This year, funds raised at the event will sponsor new scholarships, giving opportunity to the next generation of leaders.

As a token of thanks to their mutual supporters, the founders of the Tequila Expo are offering $10.00 off tickets to the Grand Tasting event at 7pm on Saturday, May 30 at the Hyatt Regency to anyone that attended the BC hospitality foundation’s event Dish ‘n Dazzle.
Simply click HERE to get your Vancouer International Tequila Expo tickets for just $59.00 (regularly $69.00) and enter the promo code DishNDazzle to unlock your exclusive pricing.

There is never a bad time for a little tequila. It’s your chance to personally discover the origin of the traditional tequila at this vibrant event.  Book your tickets today!

See you at the Vancouver Tequila Expo!

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