Ekurhuleni Wine and Whisky Festival
Monday, March 7, 2016
The Ekurhuleni Wine and Whisky Festival, set to take place at the D’oreale Grande Gardens at Emperors Palace from 1 to 3 April, promises to delight connoisseurs and fanatics alike with premium whisky and wine tasters, paired with delectable food and ambient entertainment throughout. Organisers, Asakhe Events and SA Wines, divulged that it will be so much more than a celebration though. ‘The Ekurhuleni Wine & Whisky Festival is poised to become a hallmark annual affair that will fuse entertainment and empowerment in such a manner that it will have a lasting, positive impact on the Ekurhuleni community,’ said Tshepang Lustaba from Asakhe Events.
On Saturday, 2 April to Sunday, 3 April festivalgoers can expect to be entertained by Metro FM’s Pru, Joemann and Cubique, and local Kasi FM deejay, DJ MXO. Over and above the complimentary tastings at the various stalls, visitors will be able to buy merchandise at cellar prices. A selection of scrumptious eats will complement the beverages, including freshly baked breads, a selection of cheeses, olives, oysters and cold meats.
Tickets for the Ekurhuleni Wine & Whisky Festival are priced at R120 per person and includes a wine glass for tastings and printed wine guide. VIP tickets are R350 per person and include a snack platter, two bottles of wine (red and white), a stylish cap, wine glasses and a wine guide. The gate will open at 17h00 on Friday, and at 11h00 on both Saturday and Sunday. Winners Circle members qualify for great discounts. For more information or to buy tickets, contact the Emperors Palace Box Office on 011 928 1297 or visit www.emperorspalace.com. Alternatively visit www.ekurhuleniwineandwhisky.co.za or like the Ekurhuleni Wine and Whisky Festival Facebook page.
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