Private & Corporate Events

Whether you are looking to book a unique venue for an intimate occasion or a corporate destination for 350, Dark Horse Estate Winery provides thoughtful service and unparalleled attention to detail. Our stunning grounds and premier facility is a winning combination for any event.

Vineyard Ballroom

Amazing vineyard views that can be enjoyed for small and larger groups with up to 300 guests.

Cellar Reception Hall

Located down from the vineyard ballroom, this stunning space with views of the state of the art barrel room can accommodate up to 60 guests.

Barrel Cellar

Located in our state of the art barrel room this intimate space will provide an authentic winery experience for up to 24 guests.

VIP Room

With the view of the vineyard this exclusive room complete with its own patio, can be configured to host exclusive events for up to 20 guests.

Dark Horse Estate Winery requires all catering be done with one of our selected catering companies (see our Caterer’s List). Please review selections from our esteemed caterers for more details on available dinner and late night snack options.

We ask that you submit your final guest count and floor-plans, to Dark Horse Estate Winery two (2) weeks prior to your event.

Wine Service

Dark Horse Estate winery offers an extensive list of exceptional wines and will be the sole provider of wine at your event. Our sommelier can assist you with pairings.

Additional services include:

  • Wine Paired Service during Dinner
  • Wine Tasting Bar
  • Wine by the Glass
  • Sparkling Toast

Wine List

  • One Horse Town Sparkling
White Wine
  • Unapologetically Brash White
  • Unapologetically Divine Riesling
  • One Horse Town Sauvignon Blanc
  • One Horse Town Chardonnay
Red Wine
  • Unapologetically Sinful Red
  • Unapologetically Bold Baco
  • One Horse Town Cabernet Merlot
  • One Horse Town Pinot Noir

Wine selection subject to change, selection and prices will be confirmed closer to your event.

Bar Service

Dark Horse Estate Winery is always fully stocked with a wide selection of local and domestic.

Bar Options Include:
  • Host Bar (ask about options)
  • Cash Bar
  • Open Bar (ask about options)
  • Non-Alcoholic options available.
  • Coffee & Tea Station
  • Signature Drink
  • Sangria Punch

Legal drinking age in the province of Ontario is 19 years. Alcohol consumption on Dark Horse Estate Winery property is limited exclusively to those who have reached the age of majority or older.

Team Experiences

*venue space must be rented

Explore Your Senses

    • Beginners & Advanced sessions
    • Structured tasting of 4 wines (2 White & 2 Red)
    • Additional 2 wines for blind tastings
    • Minimum 8 people, maximum 300
    • Complete with blindfolds (beginners) and masked bottles (advanced)
    • Bring home your DHEW logo tasting glass

Sangria Showdown

    • Structured tasting of 2 wines (White & Red)
    • Minimum 8 people, maximum 300
    • Browse fully stocked ingredient selection
    • Timed ‘shopping run’ to collect ingredient choices
    • Judges panel set to sample winning combinations
    • Bring home your DHEW logo tasting glass

Guide Your Palate

    • Structured tasting of 3 wines (White, Red & Dessert)
    • Minimum 8 people, maximum 300
    • Charcuterie & Dark Chocolate
    • Make notes on your favourite pairings
    • Bring home your DHEW logo tasting glass

Winery Tour

Dark Horse Estate Winery is fresh, dynamic and full of passion for producing extraordinary wines. Tour our stunning grounds including our vineyard and production area and break at the tasting bar for your chance to taste three of our exceptional wines.

*Inquire about tour options and pricing

 Sweets, Treats & Eats tailored to your needs by one of our local caterers
*Inquire for details and pricing

Dark Horse Estate’s Premier Wine Club is available exclusively to you and your event guests.

Your exclusive corporate membership will include four shipments of six bottles of Dark Horse Estate’s finest wines to help you and your guests celebrate a year’s worth of memories.

The club is designed to provide members with an elite experience, including an annual complimentary tour and tastings for you and a guest. Members also receive a 10% discount on retail items, in the onsite wine shop.

Our events team can work with you on creating a unique corporate gift package.

To learn more about our Corporate Gifting Package or our Wine Club, please contact