Celebrate Robertson Wine Valley in Spring on the banks of the Breede River at the 13th annual Wine on the River festival.
During the weekend of 26 - 28 October 2018, the banks of the Breede River on Goudmyn Farm will come alive with the valley’s esteemed winemakers, local chefs and producers. This picturesque centralized festival gives consumers the opportunity to taste award-winning wines from over 30 wineries. Unwind, relax and enjoy fresh country air, beautiful scenery and warm spring sunshine with an array of delightful treats, local country cuisines and great music.
This idyllic, open-air spring festival is a wine focused event. family event. Explore the #TastetheLifestyle tent with an exciting line up of tutored wine tasting with a local winemaker focusing on a specific cultivar of the valley hosted by the Cape Wine Academy. Hop on a Wine Safari truck for a journey to a wine farm. The young will be entertained with a dedicated kids-area, horse rides and boat cruises.
CAPE WINE ACADEMY WILL HOST INTERACTIVE WINE TASTINGS IN THE #TASTETHELIFESTYLE TENT FACING THE RIVER.
R80 PP PER SLOT | BOOKINGS VIA QKR! FROM SEPTEMBER DOWNLOAD QKR! HERE.
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Hop on a wine safari truck with a winemaker and go on a journey to a nearby wine farm from the festival site. Drive through the vineyards, learn more about terroir and explore the underground cellars to discover the stories behind the wine. A once in a lifetime opportunity.
Only R150 pp as launch special! Bookings via QKR! from September.
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Camping. Star gazing. Open campfires. Roasted marshmallows. What if you could enjoy all of the benefits of camping without sacrificing on luxury? A first for Wine on the River! Only 15km from the festival site, couples get to glamp on the banks of the Breede River in style. Glamping getaways don’t require lugging a heavy tent and the kitchen sink with you – and you can slither into a comfortable bed at night! Costs are per couple sharing a tent and includes, accommodation for two for two nights (26 – 28 October), weekend festival passes, boat cruises, shuttle to and from site on Saturday and a complimentary bottle of wine on your bed.
More info to follow in September and will be available to book via QKR!.
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Pre-Sales at Webtickets
Friday: R150 pp
Saturday: R220 pp
Weekend Pass: R300 pp
On-Site Sales R50 pp will be added.
Friday, 26 October | 12:00 - 18:00
Saturday, 27 October | 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday, 28 October | 10:00 - 15:00
From Cape Town take the N1 towards Worcester. Take the R60 turn off right towards Robertson. Robertson is about 40km further. Drive through the town of Robertson. At the traffic circle, turn right on the R317 towards Bonnievale. Festival Site is on Goudmyn Farm 13km further on your right hand side.
Please note that the festival area has a rough terrain and as such is not disabled-friendly. However with assistance from friends, some visitors will be able to guide themselves satisfactory. Special parking bays closer to the entrance can be booked in advance - kindly contact email@example.com
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Convenient designated parking areas will be clearly sign-posted en route.
Shuttle services will be available. More information to follow.
Robertson Wine Valley supports the ARA campaign. This campaign is focused on the prevention of the negative consequences of alcohol abuse. More information here.
All trips are taken on own risk and that neither the Robertson Wine Valley, the organisers, staff, members nor companies used or their driver(s) will be responsible for any injuries or losses that may occur.
In compliance with the laws of responsible serving of alcohol; Wine WILL NOT be served to intoxicated guests. Drunk or disorderly guests will not be permitted to remain on the premises Your safety is our concern – please taste responsibly – DON'T DRINK & DRIVE.