Festival Information

Festival Hours

Saturday 10am – 6pm

Sunday 10am – 4:30pm

Drink Coupons

Drink coupons are your ticket to tastings!

Choose from 5 for $10 or 10 for $20 and sample your selection with a tasting glass for 1 coupon or purchase by the glass (3 coupons) or bottle.

Coupons are available for purchase from the information booths at the Festival (please note Cash only as there is no card payment facility at the Booth).

Coupons must be used to sample beer, cider, wine and champagne.

One coupon will get you a 50ml tasting of your chosen drink, with three coupons equating to a glass.

Food, merchandise and other stall holder items can be purchased with Cash and credit card where available

Cooking Demonstrations

Learn from the best with a full menu of Cooking Demonstrations from our top Chefs in the Region.

So whether your taste is sweet, spicy or salty, there will be a demonstration for you to savour.

Little Tastes Kids section

We want everyone to enjoy our Festival, so kids are welcome to come along to colour-in, play, create and enjoy our Kids Area.

Please note that the kids area is not a babysitting facility and a parent must supervise Children at all times.

Event Facilities

Port-a-loo toilets will be provided and located in the Alleyway on Magnus Street.

Hunter Water will provide a free water stand for re-hydration and refreshment throughout the Festival.

There are ATM’s available along Magnus and Stockton Street.

Not all Stallholders accept Card payments so please come prepared