Party Like An O’Briens Finalist!

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It’s time to party like a rockstar! To celebrate the Virtual O’Brien Awards evening in style like the finalists, Standardbred Canada is making the exclusive VIP Celebration Basket available for purchase to our members. The baskets are sponsored by the Central Ontario Standardbred Association (COSA) and have been custom made by 13th Street Winery in Niagara.

Finalists will be celebrating their evening in style with their very own VIP Celebration Baskets and here is your chance to join the party!

The packages will be delivered to your front door for you to enjoy while watching the Virtual Gala from home. The VIP Celebration baskets will be filled with lots of goodies which include:

  • 2019 Expression Riesling
  • 2019 Expression Cabernet Merlot
  • 13th Street balsamic glazed walnuts
  • 13th Street spiced olives
  • Brickstone Peppery Mission Fig cheese pleaser
  • 13th Street Peach Riesling Jelly
  • 13th Street Bacon Jam
  • 13th Street Wusthof knife (not pictured)
  • 4 Custom O’Brien coasters (not pictured)
  • Bonus recipes

VIP Celebrations Baskets are $100.00 including taxes & shipping. They are only available to Canadian residents. (Outside of Ontario: You will be contacted and charged a $25 shipping fee)

CLICK HERE to purchase your VIP Celebration Basket. The deadline to order a basket is Wednesday, January 13.


Anyone who purchases a VIP Celebration Basket is also invited to the Virtual tasting with 13th Street Sommelier Corinne Maund which includes a guided tasting using the wine and food items included in your package. The virtual tasting will take place before the awards show at 4:30 p.m. (EST) on Sunday, January 31.

One you purchase your VIP Celebration basket, CLICK HERE to sign up for the virtual tasting. (The tasting is optional if you purchase a basket)

Virtual Tasting Information:

When: Sunday, January 31st, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

With: 13th Street Sommelier Corinne Maund

Where: Online virtually! (A link will be sent to you a few days prior to the event to access the virtual tasting.)

After you purchase your basket, CLICK HERE to sign up for the virtual tasting.

If you have any questions please contact Member Relations & Events Coordinator, Hailey Saunders at

(Standardbred Canada)