You are invited to explore our portfolio of wines crafted from grapes organically grown on our Pender and Saturna Island ocean-side vineyards.

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Thank you, Everyone!

Our sincere appreciation to all of our customers for their amazing support !
We are grateful to have sold out of all of our wines for 6 consecutive years,
as we embark on our 7th year with the opening of the Tasting Room
as health considerations permit.

The winery will open for pre-arranged sales only on weekends noon to 4:00 starting May 16th and 17th, and ‘tastings’ seem unlikely this season. Please watch for updates in this regard.

Cheers !

Sea Star welcomes back Sophia and “Island Time” who will be serving delicious food for guests in our licensed picnic area. Island Time will be open to match the hours the Tasting Room is open again this year! 
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Gold Medal Plates 2017

Our Ortega won the 2017 “Best of Show” for the Province of B.C. competition held in Victoria

2015 Northwest Wine Summit

All 7 of our wines submitted were recognized with a medal!

Sea Star Vineyards wins at the 2014 and 2015 Northwest Wine Summit!

We are proud to have three of our wines receive awards by this years Northwest Wine Summit and to be the only Coastal/Vancouver Island winery to be recognized as one of 8 B.C. Wineries of Distinction!

Grand Champion at the Canadian Culinary Championships.

In November of 2016 our Blanc de Noir won the National Title of Grand Champion at the Canadian Culinary Championships.
This was the first time a rosé has won this recognition and the first time a Coastal winery has won !

Pender and Saturna Islands

Pender and Saturna Islands are jewels in the Southern Gulf Islands surrounded by the Salish Sea, home to Sea Star Vineyards on both islands. Our seaside vineyards cascades all the way down to the beaches, while our upper vineyards neighbour Gulf Islands National Park Reserves including Mount Menzies on Pender Island and Mount Warburton Pike on Saturna Island.

Our grapes are complemented by another Pender Island vineyard, Clam Bay Farms ensuring our wines are authentically made from locally grown grapes, bestowing their unique nature to the wine .

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Our Seaside Vineyard

Unique and Memorable Events

As a stunning Event location, the dramatic Winery building designed by Walter Francl is a great venue, as is the adjacent garden patio and spacious lawn, both of which are licensed picnic areas. Various picturesque viewpoints on the property have hosted musical events such as the Pender Island Jazz Concert, as well as plays, numerous Art Exhibits, literary Events and several community fundraisers.

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Inspired by Nature

We welcome our guests to beautiful Pender Island and our Winery which opened in April 2014. Our terroir features the only vineyards in British Columbia to reach all the way to the shoreline, an area famous for its colourful sea star population. Our setting naturally led us to name the vineyard “Sea Star” . To further recognize the unique nature of our location, our wine labels feature a series of artist-rendered native Sea Stars.

Recent Blog Entries

Sea Star Vineyards on Sip Northwest’s Bucket List

Sea Star Vineyards on Sip Northwest’s Bucket List

Thank you to Sip Northwest for including Sea Star Vineyards in their "9 Wineries to Visit Before You Die" Bucket List article! Even for those who have traveled and toured vineyards throughout classic reions like Europe, South America, Down Under...

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Heard it Through the Grapevine – Saturna Winery

Heard it Through the Grapevine – Saturna Winery

"Heard it through the grapevine..." Well, in this case, the rumours are true. Sea Star Vineyards is under contract to purchase Saturna Winery. We think it's the perfect way to slowly increase our ability to match the demand for our wines. With 44 acres under vine,...

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John Schreiner on Sea Star’s Fourth Vintage

John Schreiner on Sea Star’s Fourth Vintage

Read John Schriner's blog for his take on our latest vintage. He talks about our recent history, or near future, this year's vintage and our Pender Island vineyard. With four vintages under its belt, Pender Island’s Sea Star Vineyards & Winery now has established...

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Meet the Winemaker

Ian BakerIan Baker is an accomplished winemaker who knows how to grow coastal grapes and craft them into excellent wines. Read more…

Meet the Sea Star Team

Lawn MowersMeet our team of island-loving Oenophiles

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