Grape Escapade is the biggest and world renowned Wine Festival held in India that encapsulates the spirit of Goa and Goan lifestyle . Organized since 2005 in Jan every year, the Grape Escapade sets to be the best with wines, haute cuisine and entertainment extravaganza that add gusto and glamour. The festival is being organized by the Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) in association with Goa Tourism every year. This is one big lifestyle event that all wine and food lovers must relish in their lifetime and make it a date to be there and enjoy the four days exquisite and exotic extravaganza. International wine makers and local clientele, hoteliers, restaurants and professionals from the entertainment, food, and beverage and lifestyle industry come under one roof during the festival. Exclusive wine tasting sessions are conducted on all four days for invitees and wine connoisseurs. This festival gives a platform not only to experts and wine manufacturers but to tourists who throng the venue for the cultural fiesta. Crowning of the Grape Escapade Queen is also a key highlight of the four day festivities.