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Festival of Grape brings together thosuands of wine lovers in South Okanagan – Okanagan
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Festival of Grape brings together thosuands of wine lovers in South Okanagan – Okanagan

Thirty teams are competing for the title of Grape Stomp Champion at the 25th annual Festival Grape in Oliver, B.C. “The Grape Stomp has been a tradition with this event,” said Ian Lobb, Oliver Tourism executive director.“There’s incredible costumes, a lot of stomping and squishing of the grapes and a relay race, so it’s a real spectacle to watch.” Read more: Rock the Lake back in the Okanagan with top-tier line-up To win, it takes teamwork, stamina and a good sense of humour.“It was really squishy, occasionally you got the stems [between your toes],” said Kendra Kruger, who participated in the relay race. Story continues below advertisement Read more: No sour grapes: Hit hard by smoke damage, Okanagan winery l...