Weekend: 1-4 JUNE 2017
Taste the Lifestyle
Taste the Lifestyle at the Robertson Wine Valley’s fourteenth annual Wacky Wine Weekend showcasing more than 40 wine estates, boutique wineries and tourism establishments from the Ashton, Bonnievale, McGregor and Robertson region. This much-loved family-friendly event takes place from 1-4 June 2017. Warm up this winter with award-winning wines through tutored tastings by winemakers, cellar tours, wine pairings and tastings. Expect to be entertained with live music, outdoor sports, arts & craft stalls, variety of country cuisines and family fun!
The event takes place at multiple wineries and tourism establishments, each showcasing a feast of unique activities planned. Expect a line-up to suit the fun-seeker, novice or wine connoisseur. Most are included in your weekend pass; others work on a pay as you go system.
Buy your ticket through WebTickets (available from the end of March); choose the winery that will be your first stop. When you arrive, exchange your WebTicket at your first stop for your Wacky Passport consisting of your wine glass, water bottle, wristband, programme and coupons. Guests will be able to use the coupon system to enjoy 6 free tastings at each participating winery.
Zero-Tolerance Policy Towards Drinking and Driving
Robertson Wine Valley supports the use of wine in a responsible manner. As part of our commitment to bringing you a safe festival, a zero-tolerance policy will be upheld with regards to drinking and driving. There are numerous transport options available on the website where festival goers can book transport in advance or book a taxi on the weekend. Day in and out trips via a bus or shuttle, shuttles or car bookings to take you around over the weekend, taxi services or make use of our designated drivers. The valley’s Traffic Department will act where necessary. Oblige by the traffic rules by not parking on the roads but at the designated parking areas.
Where to stay
Accommodation is listed on the website: www.robertsonwinevalley.com and last minute accommodation will be available on the Wacky Wine website from May.