Frequently Asked Questions

Where will the festival be held?

The Festival will be held at the Coetzenburg Sports Grounds, Coetzenburg Road, Stellenbosch, Cape Town.

What is the Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay?

The Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay is South Africa’s oldest Wine Festival,  it takes place over three days from Friday, 24 February to Sunday, 26 February 2017, at the Coetzenburg Sport Grounds. Visitors to the festival will experience the best of what Stellenbosch has to offer: great wines, gourmet food, live performances by some of South Africa’s most popular musicians all while admiring the breathtakingly beautiful nature of the Boland. The 2017 program has activities ranging from special food-and-wine pairings, an authentic farmyard experience for children, to events for outdoor sport enthusiasts, to keep the whole family entertained.

Can I buy tickets at the entrance?

Yes, there will be tickets available at the entrance, but we advise that you purchase your ticket beforehand to avoid disappointment because tickets are limited.

Where can I buy tickets?

You can purchase tickets via

Does a ticket give you access for the whole weekend?

Yes there are weekend passes available for purchase.

How much does a ticket cost?

Adults: R190 includes Tasting Glass and cashless card

Weekend Pass: R450

Children: (12 – 17 years) R60

Children under 12 enter free

*Children under 18 years will not receive a tasting glass. There are no weekend passes for this event.

When will the Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay be open?

Friday, 24 February: 14:00 – 21:00

Saturday, 25 February: 12:00 – 20:00

Sunday, 26 February: 12:00 – 18:00

Will there be food available at the Festival?

Yes, there will be a Gourmet Lane offering food for sale from some of Stellenbosch’s top restaurants and suppliers.

Can I purchase wine at the Festival?

Yes, every wine available for tasting at the venue will be available for purchase for on-site consumption or for taking home. FREE delivery to an address in South Africa by ARAMEX.

Are kids welcome at the Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay?

Yes. FREE of charge for children under the age of 12 years.

Can I bring my pet?

No pets allowed.

Will there be credit card facilities available?

This year the Festival will run on a cashless card system which means no cash will be accepted on site, you will be able to load ‘cash’ directly from your bank account to the cashless card given to you at the entrance of the Festival.

For more information on the cashless system visit the cashless section underneath the information tab.


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