Archives for Osoyoos Wineries

The Half-Corked Marathon Will Get Your Heart Pumping

Why Half-Corked? It’s almost time for the 11th annual Half-Corked Marathon, recently named Canada’s Event of the Year by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada. This highly-anticipated weekend event draws more than 4500 visitors from far and wide to our beautiful region. Participants enjoy exclusive events, on-route wine and food tastings, a finish line picnic party, excellent costumes, and awe-inspiring scenery. The weekend is filled with meals, music, and tastings open to the public, as well.   RunnING. DrinkING. ExperiencING the South Okanagan in a most unique way!   Half-Corked – Wholly HeartenING Exercise Everyone knows that running is good Continue Reading

Blue Mountain Photo Contest

The South Okanagan is quickly becoming a global wine destination, and our talented friends at Blue Mountain Winery in OK Falls are leading the way. Their delicious reds and whites capture all of the intricate flavours of their beautiful Vaseux Lake estate vineyard. Blue Mountain’s award-winning sparkling wines offer a perfect excuse for a celebration! We’re proud to support this incredible winery by partnering with them for the #BlueMtnLife Photo Contest. Until August 18th, show us how you enjoy your Blue Mountain Wines! Beach picnic by the shores of Osoyoos Lake? In a hot air balloon? Stand up paddleboarding? Post Continue Reading

Winning Wines of the South Okanagan

It’s no secret we’re situated in one of the world’s best wine regions. We often get asked for recommendations of nearby wineries to try and varietals to taste. But, here’s the thing … every single winery in the region creates delicious and unique reds, whites, roses and bubblies. The wine here so so great, the team at Watermark could never agree on ‘that one wine’ you simply must taste. With all the delicious wine to try nearby, there’s unlimited reasons why you should come and visit, don’t you think? Where should you start? How about with some from the 2016 Continue Reading