Escape to Robertson, The Valley of Wine, for a Wacky Wine Weekend in June…

Monday, 11 March, 2019
Michael Olivier
The famed Wacky Wine Weekend takes place from 7th to 9th June 2019. This well–established event has become a wine institution in the social calendars of people across the country. This Winter-festival attracts wine connoisseurs, novices, families and friends alike travelling far and wide to “taste the lifestyle”.

Robertson Wine Valley is the perfect country escape, only a two-hour drive from Cape Town on the famous Route 62. So now is the time to make your reservations for overnighting to enjoy this very happy, innovative, love wine experience.

2019 marks Wacky Wine Weekend’s sweet 16th anniversary and the offering this year includes produce from over thirty established wineries and tourism establishments in the Ashton, Bonnievale, McGregor and Robertson region. The participating wineries will be opening their cellar doors to showcase the finest vintages in the Robertson Wine Valley. Over the course of Wacky Wine Weekend, award-winning wines can be tasted through tours, pairings and interactive tastings by exceptional winemakers. Live music, food stalls with hearty country cuisine and fun activities for children complete the well-rounded entertainment experience.

Book your accommodation in time and be sure to make your way to the lush Robertson Wine Valley, the perfect country escape, being a mere two hours from Cape Town on the famous Route 62. Weekend pass tickets are available with a new ticketing partner, Howler, at at R200 per person and R150 per person for pensioners. Kids under 18 enter for free.

Visit the festival website for the programme on what each participating winery and tourism establishment will showcase over the course of the weekend, to tailor made your own weekend escapade.

For additional information, please contact the Robertson Wine Valley office on +27.236263167, or email at | For more information visit: