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Wacky Wine Weekend 31 May - 3 June 2018

homepagetags 2017Taste the Lifestyle at the 15th annual Wacky Wine Weekend
31 May - 3 June 2018 proudly hosted by Robertson Wine Valley. 

Festival general tasting hours are: Thu 14:00 - 17:00 | Friday 10:00 - 17:00 | Sat 10:00 - 16:00 | Sun 10:00 - 16:00. Note that there may be events outside of these hours at selected establishments. See programme for this information.

    • Join thousands of other wine lovers meandering between estates, sampling sublime vintages, meeting the knowledgeable winemakers, taking part in tutored tastings and embracing country life.

    WINE

    • Local olives | Cheese | Charcuterie | Preserves | Hearty soups | Roosterkoeke | Vetkoeke | Freshly baked bread | Home-made jams | Farmstyle breakfasts | Fresh produce | Family recipe dishes | Canapes | Gourmet platters | Locally made treats and more!

    FOOD

    • Each of the wineries will have a feast of special activities planned. Most are included in your weekend pass, others work as a pay as you go. For music enthusiasts enjoy live music such as Afrikaans, blues, folk, country and classic, local artists and more. Multiple outdoor adventures such as golf, horseshoe throw, vineyard trail run, colour run, MTB rides, shot for shot chip challenges to name a few. For the romantic at heart go for a massage, seal your love at the love lock wall, dance the night away or enjoy wine in front of a fireplace.

    ENTERTAINMENT

    • We cater for the whole family. Jungle gyms, ball sports, jumping castles, giant chess, face painting, petting zoo, tractor rides even non-alcoholic food and wine pairings.

    KIDS

    • Robertson Wine Valley supports the use of wine in a responsible manner. As part of our commitment to bring you a safe festival, a zero tolerance policy will be upheld with regards to drinking and driving. Assign a designated driver, support local taxi’s or book shuttles. 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.

    RESPONSIBLE TASTING

    • Buy your ticket through WebTickets, 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 free tastings at each participating winery.

    WACKY PASSPORT

  • Wacky Wine

Programme

 

Click here for the 2018 programme of all participating wineries and tourism establishments.
Each participating winery or tourism establishment will host their own activities on the weekend over and above the coupon tastings. Most activities are included in your passport, but some are pay as you go. Bookings and payments are made directly with each host.

*Programme may change at any time.

Tickets

WebTickets

ADULTS (18+):

Tickets are on sale with WebTickets at R200pp. Click here for your weekend pass.

Designated Drivers
(18+ and not drinking)

Purchase your Designated Driver passport for R200pp. This comes complete with various goodies froom the valley and can be collected directly from the Robertson Wine Valley office on 2 Reitz street Robertson upon being purchased online. Click here for you Designated Driver passport.

Kids (under 18)

Free

TICKETS FOR 2018 ARE NOW ON SALE VIA WEBTICKETS.

Option 1: Purchase your weekend passport online with WebTickets. Choose your first stop. On the Wacky Wine Weekend, exchange your WebTicket passport at your selected first stop in exchange for your passport goods.
Option 2: Purchase your weekend passport on the Wacky Wine Weekend at any participating winery or tourism establishment to receive your passport goods.

* No entry to participating wineries / tourism establishments without a passport.

 

    • Included in your ticket are 6 free wine tastings coupons per cellar. Any other tasting / wine per glass / per bottle is charged at a price and varies per host.

    Coupon System

 

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/// Taste Responsibly ///



Transport Options from Third Parties


  • Day In-and-Out trips

For day trips to the festival from Somerset West, Stellenbosch, Paarl or anywhere in the Cape Town area.
More info click here

  • JB Bus Trips

Take a BUS TOUR via Cape Town, Bellville & Paarl to Robertson Wine Valley with JB Bus Tours. Offered 31st May – 3rd June 2018, Thursday to Sunday. Read more here.

 

  • Buddy Bus

The popular 'Buddy Bus' - enabling visitors to rent a shuttle for the day for a minimum of 7 people
More info click here

 

  • Local Taxis

Already booked your accommodation and want to book a local taxi to drive you around? No Problem, contact the nearest local taxi organisation to arrange a safe ride home. Learn more about our local taxis here.

  • Ceres Rail

Few things are more romantic and enjoyable than a steam-train ride through the countryside. With Ceres Rail Company, you get the full experience, complete with travelling comforts. Various options to choose from during the Wacky Wine Weekend. Click here.

 

  • Designated Drivers

Enjoy your festival by booking a driver for your own vehicle. Negotiations on price at own discretion.
More info click here.

 

  • Train Trips

Enjoy a scenic drive by rail and explore the Valley from a different view from JB Train Tours. Departing from Jo’burg (Return trip) to Robertson Wine Valley (Western Cape) Wednesday 30th May – Sunday 3rd June 2018. More info here.

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