Returning for its 4th annual event, Central Park at 148 Burke Rd (corner of Wattle Tree and Burke Roads), Malvern East is going to be filled with a vast range of exquisite wines from 20 wineries across the Victorian wine regions of Bendigo, Heathcote, Pyrenees, Yarra Valley, Rutherglen and Sutton Range, as well as an array of craft beer and cider small batch producers. Save Sunday 17 November 2019 from 11am to 5.30pm for a great day of live music performances on the main stage, kids entertainment and local Melbourne favourite food trucks, restaurants, and pop-up stalls, and dare I say, much more at this excellent event.
Come on down and enjoy a unique and intimate experience and meet passionate winemakers and brewers and learn about; taste and take home their premium award-winning wines and ales. Why not save yourself some time and pre purchase wine tasting ticket and wine glass packages. Collect from the EXPRESS LANE COLLECTION on the day from the Tasting Ticket Marquee.
Wine selectors will be hosting wine masterclasses across the day in their dedicated masterclass marquee and 4 seats and a wine selectors premium winemakers 6 pack is being given away so ENTER to WIN. Entries close 11 Nov 2019. To be a part of the the first released Wine Selectors wine masterclass for $20 that includes a festival wine glass to taste 4 premium Victorian Rose - The Rose Revolution, pre-purchase HERE. Seats are limited.
Last year saw over 4500 Melbourne food and wine lovers flock to East Malvern's picturesque Central Park for more than wine. The festival will also host a craft beer and cider producer alley featuring small-batch producers and for the cocktail enthusiasts unique distillers like Mr Blacks and Great Ocean Road Gin. There will also be some of the best Victorian produce on offer so don't forget to bring your reusable shopping bags to stock up on some locally produced cheeses, gourmet condiments bespoke Christmas puddings and other festive season fare from artisanal producers like Cannings Free Range Butchery, Josh and Sue, In2Tea, Boondero Walnuts, Goldfields Farmhouse Cheese, Stick Balsamic, Blue Tree Honey Farm, The Meat Room, Olive Branch Preserves and much more.
Much more like feasting from stalls like 48h Pizza & Gnocchi Bar, Mushiki Dumplings, Nepal Dining, The Greek Shop, The Smoke Pit and many many more like delicious award-winning ice cream by Timboon Fine Ice Cream, celebrating Victorian producers in the heart of East Malvern at this free all-ages public event. Live music performances will entertain on the main stage across the day, programmed by The House of Voice. For the kids, there are magician master classes presented by the local Magic School of Confidence. Keep up with the news on Facebook or via the website.
Amongst the amazing musical talents on stage you'll find Kristy Sheridan who is a Melbourne based singer who combines jazz, folk, rock, soul, alternative and alt-country vibes; but is also happy to admit that pop is not a dirty word. Enjoy her soulful and moody soundscapes at 4.45pm. Sophie Zara Butler at 1.30pm is a young musical theatre and contemporary pop artist also from Melbourne. A triple threat with acting, singing and dancing under her belt, she's lived most of her life in the middle east and is now working towards writing and releasing her own music to perform and continue her studies in the performing arts. Find her and many other amazing artists on stage from 11.30am onwards at the festival when you're ready to sit and chill with your food and wine.