Festival Information 2019-05-24T03:32:54+00:00

The Sea & Vines Festival is brought to you by McLaren Vale Grape Wine & Tourism Association in collaboration with our Members. We hope you enjoy our premier food and wine destination and visit us again.

For specific enquiries about a winery or event, please contact the winery hosting the event directly.

NO BYO ALCOHOL or FOOD

General Festival Enquiries

info@seaandvines.com.au

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If you haven’t been to the Festival before, look out for our ‘Critics Picks’ to highlight what’s happening across the weekend – SA’s food and wine critics will be sharing their picks to help create the best experience for you! Throughout the weekend stay posted for Festival tips, winery updates and share your 2019 Sea & Vines Festival photos with us to WIN!

Ticket Purchase Enquiries

Tickets available via seaandvines.com.au or moshtix.com.au

email: help@moshtix.com.au
phone: 1300 GET TIX (438 849)

Driving

McLaren Vale is approximately 45 minutes drive from Adelaide via the Southern Expressway. If you are driving to the Sea & Vines Festival, please drink responsibly.

Private Bus Tours

These can be arranged by contacting local bus and tour companies directly. Visit mclarenvale.info for further information.

Buses

Bus-friendly venues are indicated in the Sea & Vines Festival program; please note that not all venues accept buses. Licensed buses are not encouraged at Sea & Vines and are not permitted at certain venues – please check this when booking a Sunday Experience. All buses must pre-book parking with wineries direct.

Stay With Us

From boutique bed & breakfasts to luxury sprawling stays with vineyard views, McLaren Vale offers a wide range of accommodation options to turn a day trip in to a full weekend trip!

Visit mclarenvale.info to browse overnight accommodation options and celebrate all weekend!

Responsible Service of Alcohol

Sea & Vines Festival venues will supply alcoholic beverages in a responsible manner and in accordance with the law. Alcoholic beverages will not be sold to intoxicated guests. Drunk or disorderly patrons will not be permitted entry into venues or be allowed to remain on-premises and will forfeit their ticket purchase if refused entry.

The Sunday Experience events are subject to specific liquor licencing conditions. Please refer to Sunday Experience page for these details prior to purchasing a ticket.

Designated Driver

McLaren Vale Grape Wine & Tourism Association encourages the use of designated drivers and the responsible consumption of alcohol.

Collect Designated Driver wrist bands from the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Visitor Information Centre to receive your special offer at each participating venue. Check out the Designated Driver offers here >

Public Transport

Plan your public transport routes in advance using adelaidemetro.com.au for weekend and public holiday services. If you plan to use taxi services we recommend booking in advance.

Marketing and
Event Management

Big Fish Event Group for McLaren Vale Grape Wine & Tourism Association.

Branding

Brady & Co Creative.

Designated Driver

McLaren Vale Grape Wine & Tourism Association encourage the use of designated drivers and the responsible consumption of alcohol. Collect Designated Driver wrist bands from the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Visitor Information Centre – staffed from 9:00am – 4:00pm Saturday, 9:00am – 4:00pm Sunday and 10:30am – 3:00pm Monday.

You must be wearing your Designated Driver wristband to receive the offers.

Designated Driver Program special offers

Winery Offer Offer for Bus Drivers
Alpha Box and Dice Free water or soft drink Drinking water
Beresford Estate Free soft drink Free soft drink
Bondar Wines Free soft drink
Chapel Hill Winery Complimentary still or sparkling spring water and soft drinks Complimentary still or sparkling spring water
De Lisio Wines Two for one coffee at Stump Hill Café Two for one coffee at Stump Hill Café
Hugo Wines Free Coffee & Bottled Water for Drivers Free Coffee & Bottled Water for Drivers
Lloyd Brothers One free soft drink
Olivers  Free soft drinks
Shingleback Wines Free soft drinks Free soft drinks
Swell 1 free soft drink Water
The Food Business All bus drivers will be fed at no cost.
Wirra Wirra Complimentary Water for Drivers

2019 Sea & Vines Festival proudly sponsored by:

Event Management and Marketing Services are delivered by:

Ticket purchase enquiries: help@tixsupport.com or 1300 GET TIX (438 849)

General Festival enquiries: info@seaandvines.com.au

For specific enquires about a winery or event, please contact the winery hosting the event directly.

Accommodation and general tourism enquiries please call: 1800 628 410