Matera Southern Italy – Awarded the Cultural Capital of Europe 2019!

May 20 – 27, 2021

Featuring Alan Doyle (Canadian music legend, actor, producer, best-selling author and best known as lead singer for the Newfoundland’s beloved Great Big Sea), Tom Cochrane (multi-Juno award winner, Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and Order of Canada Recipient), Neil Osborne (Canadian Hall of Fame recipient and frontman of 54-40), Cory Tetford (singer, songwriter and producer), and Kendel Carson (fiddler extraordinaire) along with Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir (Canada’s most decorated Ice Dance skaters) and Canada’s Premier Wine Expert David Lawrason!

Matera, Basilicata’s jewel, may be the third-longest continuously inhabited human settlement in the world. Natural caves in the tufa limestone, exposed as the Gravina cut its gorge, attracted the first inhabitants perhaps 7000 years ago. Today, looking across the gorge to Matera’s huddled sassi (cave dwellings) it seems you’ve been transported back to the ancient Holy Land. You will roam though the labyrinth of this UNESCO World Heritage site and discover the magic of this spectacular place – the wines, the history, the surrounding hills of Masseria and the wines of the Vulture region! Bellissimo!

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If you are interested in participating or want more information please contact

Lisa Pasin, Co-founder and Director of Hospitality
P: 780-448-5945

OR want to be the first to receive this year’s trip details? We will send you the full 2021 auction package when it is completed in early September.

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