The National Wine Awards were hosted in Greenwich, Nova Scotia. Featuring over 1,700 wines and ciders, it was the largest wine awards event in Canadian history, featuring six tables of judges. The event was also hosted in Nova Scotia in 2011. The Winery Association of Nova Scotia indicated that, as of 2017, there were seventy grape growers and more than 800 acres under vine in various regions across Nova Scotia, with eleven wineries in operation. (Photo: Gaspereau Winery, Annapolis Valley. Tourism Nova Scotia.)