The city of Lagos is set to play host to the much awaited Nigeria International Wine & Spirit Fair(NIWSF)

This upcoming fair, in its 3rd edition, is the only lifestyle and trade gathering for on-trade and off- trade businesses, as well international wine and spirit producers seeking new distribution channels to sell their products in Sub-Sahara Africa.
An estimated 20 wineries from producers in Australia, Chile, France, Italy, Mexico, Nigeria, Poland, South Africa and USA are expected to exhibit at the fair.

The year anticipates seeing thousands of visitors, wine lovers, local restaurateurs, beverage and hospitality industry, connoisseurs, major retail chains, independent wine shops and trade observers from across the region.

Plans have been put in place to make this edition a fantastic experience for all. This year will not just be an array of wines and spirit for visitors to explore and savour. Other exciting features lined up include a VIP lounge, mixology room, wine masterclass, relaxation hub, media hub, top 20 wine tasting, luxury car display, raffle draws and more.

Guests will be treated to live jazz music, champagne, cognac, canapés and complimentary cigar by theLagos Cigar Club. The mixology room will be manned by an international mixologist, daily access attracts a fee of N5000. Free cocktail training and general wine knowledge will delivered by professional wine instructors. Seats are limited and will be allocated first come first served, to reserve a space

General access to the exhibition hall, tasting floor, relaxation hub, and other areas is Free to everyone above age 18.

To attend, please register as a visitor via their website http://www.nwsf- | For regular updates about the fair, follow on twitter @WineSpiritNG or check  Facebook page:

Fee: Entry into the VIP lounge will cost N30,000 per day

Date:  Thursday 7th, Friday 8th & Saturday 9th November 2013
Time:11AM – 8PM daily
Venue: The Federal Palace Hotel, External Ballroom and Extension, Victoria Island, Lagos