Enjoying live music at Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
A warm and inviting Cellar Door Experience at Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
Enjoying a game of bocce over Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
Wine tasting at Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
Gypsy Jazz band entertaining guests at Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
Salvatore Politini on Piano Accordion over Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival
Delicious handmade dishes at Weekend Fit for a King Wine and Food Festival

Weekend Fit for a King Wine & Food Fesitval

Dates: 6 - 7 June 2015

Address: King Valley Wineries, Participating Wineries, King Valley, Victoria 3678

Freecall: 1800 801 065  

Email: tourism@wangaratta.vic.gov.au
Web: winesofthekingvalley.com.au/home/festivals-and-activities/weekend-fit-for-a-king

Join the winemaking families of the King Valley for their annual winter celebration, Weekend Fit for a King over the Queen's Birthday weekend. Indulge in an amazing range of authentic food influenced by the regions distinct Italian culture. Enjoy premium wines, great music, a variety of activities and warm and welcoming King Valley hospitality. Taste artisan wines made from exciting varieties new to Australia including Tannat, Tempranillo, Vermentino and Arneis; and enjoy Italian varieties the King Valley is renowned for including Prosecco, Sangiovese and Pinot Grigio.

To take part, simply purchase a $20 souvenir glass from participating wineries over the event weekend, or at the Wangaratta Visitor Information Centre leading up to the event. Participating wineries are situated throughout the King Valley and include: Boggy Creek, Brown Brothers, Chrismont, Francesco, Dal Zotto, La Cantina, Lana, Pizzini, Politini, Sam Miranda and Symphonia.

There is a great range of accommodation options available from camp sites through to five star luxury. Accommodation enquiries to the Wangaratta Visitor Information Centre.

The weekend also includes the very impressive King Valley Art Show at King Valley Cucina, with all work available for purchase.

Content: Weekend Fit for a King

Cost

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Adult

A $20 beautifully crafted event souvenir glass provides access to, and wine tastings at each of the participating wineries.

06/06/1507/06/15$20.00

Local directions

If travelling from Melbourne, access is via either the Hume Freeway (exit at Benalla or the Snow Road) or through the Yarra Valley/Mansfield. If travelling south on the Hume Highway from Albury/Wodonga, take either the Wangaratta exit and follow the signs to Milawa and the King Valley or continue along the highway and take the Milawa/King Valley exit.

Facilities

  • Alcohol
  • Car park
  • Child activities
  • Entertainment
  • Shaded area

Opening hours

All event activities occur over the weekend. Cellar Doors open for tasting and sales on Monday 9th June.

How to get here

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