Aaaaaaand we’re off!!! (Off to the races that is) This Spring/Summer/Fall, Vine & hops is excited to be bringing you….Waiiit for it….A Day at the Races!!! We have partnered up with Hasting Race Course and some of our favourite Urban Wineries & Distilleries.

We’ll gallop/trot (whatever your pace) you and your guests away in our Vine & hops chariot. Setting the pace of the afternoon through two locations prior to the races offering a complimentary drink from a trifecta the locally produced Craft Beer, Wine(1st stop) or Spirits(2nd Stop) of your choosing. Vine & hops will escort you to your very own personal box seating (2×6 fans per box) where you will have drink service and the opportunity and great pleasure to enjoy all the amazing amenities at the Hastings Race Course. Giddy up!

(This tour can also be offered as a Private Tour for any occasion)

Check the official calendar to select your tour date!

Hastings Racecourse Tour from- 4:15-6:45 (Check monthly calendar for dates and times)

Your day out could look like this:

  • 10:30PM to 10:45PM

    Pick up and Departure

  • 11:00PM

    Urban Winery/PostM Mark Brewing (Tasting & Wine Making Process)

  • 12:00PM

    Deep Cove Brewing & Distilling (Tour & Tasting)

  • 1:15PM

    Hastings Race Course (Drop off)

TRANSPORTATION/HOME STRETCH

As it is not easy to gauge how much time each guest has or would like to stay at the races, it is up to our guests to find their own transportation home. We have a few safe options for you.

– Just minutes away from Renfrew and Hastings buses

– Taxicabs are readily available (Maybe another guest would like to share) $20.00 to Downtown

– Group Shuttle could be arranged upon request if available for an additional charge

 $89.00 Limited time offer!

Must be 19+ years of age to participate. ($2.00 bets recommended;)

Special note*

– Don’t forget your ball gear and ID

– Please no drinking prior to tour (plenty of tasting to come)

–  Vine & hops & Hasting Race track personnel have the right to discontinue tour or cut off alcohol service to any individuals using excessive language or and inappropriate behaviour.

Terms and Conditions

TERMS

  • Venues subject to change due to special events, venue hours or closures – the day out above is an example of what your day could look like. Your price, times and venues will be discussed with you and agreed upon prior to payment.
  • Transportation, pick-up and drop off within the downtown Vancouver area will all be included in your price. If your group requires a custom location outside of this area there may be an additional charge, this will be made clear and discussed prior to payment.
  • We operate our tours with 14 passenger vans. For costs to stay low we suggest booking each van with a minimum of 8 guests, we may need to charge a premium for smaller groups using the 14-passenger van. Vine & hops uses partner transportation companies for larger groups, contact us for more information
  • Prices are dependent on type of tour booked, date, and number of guests. For us to give you a cost for a private tour we require you to fill out the inquiry form provided below. For private groups we require a $250 (+tax) per van or $500+tax per charter bus non-refundable deposit. Once final payment has been made (14 days before tour) it is non-refundable. Please note that tours are ONLY booked and confirmed once a deposit has been made.
  • Guide Gratuity is not included (unless otherwise discussed). Our guides always go above and beyond for their groups and would be more than happy to receive gratuities on the day, or if it is easier we can add a guide gratuity to your invoice. A suggested amount would be 10% -15% of the total cost of a tour or $10 per guest attending.
  • Alcohol and right of refusal
    It is against B.C. law to consume alcohol in the van. If your guide observes alcohol being consumed in the van they will ask for the alcohol to be put away and give the group a final warning. If the guide repeat instance of consumption of alcohol in the van the tour will immediately be terminated, and no refund will be issued.

    Vine & hops reserves the right to refuse service of alcohol to any person/group who is intoxicated or appears to be intoxicated or acts in an aggressive or inappropriate way to their guide, venue staff, other tour members, or members of the public. If there is an instance of this the guest(s) will be taken off the tour or the tour will be terminated, and no refund will be issued.
  • Consent – By paying the deposit you agree that you have read and understood the terms and conditions, and cancellation policy outlined in your booking.

PRIVATE GROUPS CANCELLATION POLICY 

  • Private group tours require a non-refundable deposit of $250+tax per 15 passenger van booked, or $500+tax per charter bus
  • Once your final payment has been made (due 14 days before the tour) it is non-refundable.  
  • Please note that Private tours are sold as a package and we are unable to provide individual refunds for any person unable to attend. 

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