It’s the Winnipeg Wine Festival at the RBC Convention Centre. There’s a public tasting Friday evening and day and evening tastings Saturday. This year’s theme region is California, but you can sample more than 500 wines from 135 wineries and 12 countries, some of which are available in Manitoba for the first time and are exclusive to the festival. Tickets are $ 54.95. Go to winnipegwinefestival. com for more info.