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Summerhill Events
May 7, 2023 | Summerhill Events

A New Secret of the Summerhill Pyramid Has Been Discovered

There is a lot to be said about a newly revealed secret of the Summerhill Pyramid that has been discovered - a secret that could further explain many things that we have come to understand and believe. Learn more here.

Time Posted: May 7, 2023 at 10:13 AM Permalink to A New Secret of the Summerhill Pyramid Has Been Discovered Permalink
Summerhill Events
April 27, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Colossal British Car Show Sunday May 7th at Summerhill!

Calling all lovers of cars, food, wine, and spectacular natural views! We are excited to announce the British Car Show at Summerhill Pyramid Winery from 11 am - 4 pm Sunday May 7, 2023!

Thanks to the generous support of several Southern BC British Car Clubs and August Luxury Motorcars, this spectacular showcase marks the opening of the new season for visitors and the launch of the new gourmet al fresco food program ( from Summerhill Pyramid Winery.

The event will feature an array of British Classics, including a stunning 1949 Bentley and August Luxury Motorcars will be presenting the brand-new McLaren 765LT built in Surry England and selling for $900,000 CAD. The 765LT was born to deliver the feel of the McLaren F1 which sold for over $22 million dollars. The technology is unprecedented! There will also be a brand-new McLaren 675LT Special Edition showcased along with a Bentley Continental Super Sport Convertible and other exotic British motorcars, which are for sale!

This free event is a must-see for anyone who loves cars, food, wine, and the great outdoors. Visitors will have the opportunity to explore the beautiful Summerhill Pyramid Winery, taste sensational organic dining selections including sushi and indulge in the winery's internationally acclaimed wines!

Don't miss British Columbia's British Car Show at Summerhill Pyramid Winery on Sunday, May 7.

Summerhill Pyramid Winery
4870 Chute Lake Road, Kelowna
250-764-8000 ext 130
Get Directions

Please come and feel welcome!

Thank you.

Steve Cipes

Time Posted: Apr 27, 2023 at 6:33 PM Permalink to Colossal British Car Show Sunday May 7th at Summerhill! Permalink
Summerhill Events
April 26, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Come Visit Us and See What's New for 2023!

Watch this spot for more announcements, but for now we are excited to announce a number of new and improved experiences and innovations, including:

  • Exciting New Wine Releases
  • Sit Down Tastings
  • Our Innovative First-of-its-Kind Gourmet Meals to Go Program
  • Our All New Pyramid Experience Tour
  • And so Much More!

Plus, we are very excited about a new discovery about our location that we can't wait to share soon!

note: not all services may be available just yet. Please feel free to call first to confirm.

Time Posted: Apr 26, 2023 at 10:32 AM Permalink to Come Visit Us and See What's New for 2023! Permalink
Summerhill Events
March 3, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Something BIG at Summerhill!

BIG Wine & Cheese Event at Summerhill

March 16 • 6:00 pm

First Time Ever Opening a 2008 Salmanazar (12 Liter) Summerhill Pyramid Winery Cabernet Sauvignon!

With Canadian Cheese Ambassador David Beaudoin's Expert Cheese Pairing Selections:

Discover 5 different styles and flavours of outstanding Canadian cheeses from coast-to-coast, from fresh to firm, many of which are world award winners and some are very rare to find. Each cheese has been carefully selected and paired with accompaniments to make the experience one to remember. The surprise lineup of cheese is to be discovered on the night of the event.

Also Featuring:

  • 2004 Cipes Traditional Cuvée
  • 2012 Spadefoot Toad Syrah
  • 2021 Biodynamic Chardonnay
  • 2015 Riesling Icewine
  • 3 oz Pours
  • Presentation About Biodynamics and Each Wine Presented
  • Ron Firman of Spadefoot Toad Vineyard to Attend
  • Winemaker and Assistant Winemaker to Attend
  • Member Exclusive: Rights to Purchase a 750 mL portion of the 12L

Tickets: $75

Get Tickets

Time Posted: Mar 3, 2023 at 12:19 PM Permalink to Something BIG at Summerhill! Permalink
Summerhill Events
February 24, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Something BIG Is Coming

Details coming soon. Sign up for our newsletter to be sure you don't miss the first announcement!

Time Posted: Feb 24, 2023 at 9:59 AM Permalink to Something BIG Is Coming Permalink
Summerhill Events
February 8, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Romantic Organic Dinner for 2 for $50!

We've cooked up something special for you for this Valentine's!

Enjoy a romantic organic dinner for 2 for $50 in our candlelit bistro from February 11-14 or have your meals made hot to go or take them home frozen to prepare on your own.

Start with a complimentary wine tasting, choose your favourites, and enjoy a bottle with your meal in the bistro at wine shop price and with no corkage fee or take them with you to enjoy on your own.

See all of the tantalizing food options we have available.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW or CALL 250-764-8000 ext 106 TO ORDER or RESERVE.

Time Posted: Feb 8, 2023 at 3:42 PM Permalink to Romantic Organic Dinner for 2 for $50! Permalink
Summerhill Events
February 8, 2023 | Summerhill Events

Organic Dinners of Banquet Magnificence ~ Hot or Frozen ~ to Stay or to Go. Only $25!

You can now enjoy organic dinners of banquet magnificence, hot or frozen, to stay or go, for only $25.

Get all the mouthwatering details here.

Time Posted: Feb 8, 2023 at 3:36 PM Permalink to Organic Dinners of Banquet Magnificence ~ Hot or Frozen ~ to Stay or to Go. Only $25! Permalink
Gabe Cipes
January 23, 2023 | Gabe Cipes

Summerhill Vineyard Team is Now Hiring

The Summerhill Vineyard team is now hiring!

Join our 2023 vineyard crew! Looking for able-bodied individuals for manual labor. This includes, tying, tucking, leaf plucking, bunch thinning, picking and working intimately with the vines at Summerhill’s Organic and Biodynamically managed vineyards.

There are full and parttime positions available beginning in April, until the beginning of October.

Beginning wage with no previous experience is minimum wage.

For more information or to set up an interview please email:

Time Posted: Jan 23, 2023 at 1:02 PM Permalink to Summerhill Vineyard Team is Now Hiring Permalink
Stephen Cipes
September 22, 2022 | Stephen Cipes

Fall Wine Festival Jazz Brunch

Join us at Summerhill Winery for a jazz and wine brunch, with live music, games, and prizes. Fun for the entire family!
Price includes taxes, gratuities, and a complimentary Cipes Brut upon arrival.

Come and enjoy an organic feast with carved roast meats, oysters and seafood platters, and signature dishes from our friends at the Bohemian Cafe, all while being serenaded by live jazz.

We look forward to welcoming you all!

Get Tickets

Time Posted: Sep 22, 2022 at 2:22 PM Permalink to Fall Wine Festival Jazz Brunch Permalink
Stephen Cipes
May 7, 2022 | Stephen Cipes

Sing China


In order for everyone to have a stage to showcase their talents, present themselves, and also reflect the spirit of overseas Chinese. VISM Entertainment Vancouver is hosting Canada's Voice of China. The event spanned several provinces in Canada, where more than 350 participants signed up to participate in the auditions. It has taken several months and over 10 competitions were held in Vancouver, Victoria including other locations. 



After the preliminary rounds, the rematch and other successive rounds of competition; The ultimate BC final round of Top 60 will be held on May 20 at the prestigious Summerhill winery in breathtaking and beautiful Kelowna. Stay tuned for the exciting tournament that awaits you, this year's largest show!

Purchase your tickets here:


Time Posted: May 7, 2022 at 10:30 AM Permalink to Sing China Permalink
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