The 24th annual Boston Wine Festival returns to the waterfront on Friday, January 11th. This year, things get started with the Grand Opening reception from 7:00 to 10:00pm on that Friday, featuring over 50 wines and an extensive buffet from chef Daniel Bruce (see the menu below). Then over the next few months, they’ll host dozens of dinners, seminars and receptions featuring a wide range of wineries. The three month winey run ends on Friday, March 29th with the closing reception previewing what’s in store for 2014. Prices and times for the myriad of events vary – check out what’s what and buy your tickets online.