This summer, the Nita Lake Lodge is hosting a series of monthly dinners from May to August. Savour the Sun dinners will celebrate the best seasonal and farm fresh ingredients while showcasing wines from some of British Columbia’s most prestigious winemakers. Each interactive, four-course dining experience will be prepared by Nita Lake Lodge’s Executive Chef James Olberg and attended by a winemaker or winery principal who will provide unforgettable insight into the art and science of winemaking.

Savour the Sun Dinner Series at the Nita Lake Lodge

Kick-starting the series on Sunday, May 26th, Nita Lake Lodge welcomes Culmina Family Estate Winery proprietor Don Triggs who will provide guests with an in-depth look at Culmina’s incredible multi-bench terroir, passionately guiding guests through a selection of Culmina’s critically acclaimed portfolio.

On Sunday, June 23rd, Joe Luckhurst, general manager of Road 13 Vineyards, WineAlign National Wine Awards of Canada 2018 Winery of the Year, will host the second dinner, which will continue to tell the story of the region’s famed Golden Mile Bench, Canada’s first official sub-appellation.

The third dinner in the series held on Sunday, July 21st, will showcase River Stone Estate Winery co-hosted by owner and winemaker Ted Kane, and his wife Lorraine. Known for their impressive Bordeaux-style blend, Corner Stone, the whole portfolio reflects Ted’s passion for viticulture, producing wines with consistent quality and character.

On Sunday, August 18th, Gene and Shelly Covert of Covert Farms Family Estate will showcase the flavours of their 650-acre organic farm and winery. With organic and biodynamic wines comprised of 100% estate-grown grapes – many of which are enhanced by the farm’s 40-plus organic fruits and vegetables – the impressive line-up includes the opulent Roussanne / Viognier; clean and crisp Sauvignon Blanc / Sémillon; cherry- and strawberry-flavoured Rosé; as well as intriguing blends such as The Bluff, MDC and Amicitia.

Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country
Oliver Osoyoos Wine Country


Book your stay at the Nita Lake Lodge

Whether you are attending the dinner or just visiting Whistler for the weekend, be sure to book your stay at the Nita Lake Lodge. Some of the great perks for staying at the Nita Lake Lodge are the free bike, kayak, canoe & paddleboard rental, a complimentary shuttle to Whistler Village and no resort fee for staying at the property. But the real charm of the resort lies in the guest suites that feature king-size beds, a double soaker tub, glass-enclosed rain shower and a comfortable seating area with a basalt gas fireplace.

the spa

The resort also offers a number of special packages for visitors to take advantage of including a relaxation package that includes a visit to the spa. The Spa at Nita Lake Lodge is a full-service organic spa known for their rooftop hot tubs and signature services like the  Kundalini treatment that is a restorative back massage involves the synergistic use of essential oils, combined with ancient massage techniques and chakra healing.

Nita Lake Lodge Whistler

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