Experience winter and its beauty in the Gaspereau Valley. Our year-round winery is open during the brilliant, colder months with activities for all.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am to 8 pm
Special Hours + Holiday Closures:
December 24th - 10 am to 12 pm
December 25th + 26th - Closed
December 31st - 10 am to 4 pm - Closing early for a private event
January 1st, 2nd + 3rd - Closed
VINEYARD ADVENTURES: RIVERSIDE FIRE + WINE TASTING
December through March, escape into the vineyard on a journey through our trails until you reach our scenic river landing. While cosying up around a fire, enjoy light snacks and rare wines from our cellar. We’ll talk about the vineyard, its life cycle, and Nova Scotia’s unique terroir, all while taking in the views.
When: Friday to Sunday, 1 pm + 2 pm
Cost: $30 per person
FARMWORKS HOLIDAY MARKET
Those who have joined us in the past know that this annual event is a real crowd favourite! At the Farmworks Holiday Market presented by Friends of Agriculture in Nova Scotia, you’ll find amazing local vendors like Robertson's Farm, Wonderous Woolerie, Arquoise Design, and more. Enjoy mulled apple cider or a glass of wine while you shop *very* local this holiday season. Benjamin Bridge wines will be available for custom gift wrapping for your one-stop convenience!
When: Sunday, November 27th, 12pm - 4pm
Cost: Free admission. While some vendors may accept cards, cash is accepted by all. No ATM or cashback option will be available on-site, so please come prepared!
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the perfect photo-op
New this season, come wonder at our winter vineyard adorned with festive lights! Order a glass of wine or hot cocoa to enjoy while you take it all in.
When: Now to Jan. 8th, until 8 pm daily
Cost: Free admission, no booking or reservation required. Please check in with our team at the winery ahead of venturing into the vineyard.
EXPLORE THE LAND
We welcome you to explore 2.5km of marked nature trails through our expansive vineyard on snowshoe or by foot during our open hours.
When: December to March
Cost: Free admission, no booking or reservation required. Please check in with our team at the winery ahead of using the trails. We have snowshoes available for rental on a limited basis. Give us a ring to reserve a pair!
FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
Enjoy a one-hour session on our winery’s natural outdoor rink. This year, 50% of every rink entry fee will go directly to supporting food security in our province through a donation to Feed Nova Scotia.
When: December to March
Cost: $5 per person (reservation required)
RESERVE YOUR SKATE
HOLIDAY PHOTO SESSIONS
Gather your loved ones and grab your cosiest sweaters for a festive professional photo shoot at Benjamin Bridge. Use our vineyard and winery as a backdrop for your treasured holiday memories with local creative Adrienne Kayla Photography. Space is limited so don’t hesitate to secure your appointment!
When: Saturday, Nov. 26th, Sunday, Dec. 4th
Cost: $240 (tax included) for a 20-minute session including 20+ high-resolution edited images delivered digitally within seven days. Bookings are required and can be made directly through the photographer.
TASTING EXPERIENCES AVAILABLE YEAR-ROUND
A guided tasting at Benjamin Bridge is the perfect casual, yet celebratory, activity to enjoy when reconnecting with family and friends this holiday season.
EXPLORE OUR TASTINGS