Hunter Valley Wine & Beer Festival

hunter valley wine & beer festival

The 12th annual Hunter Valley Wine & Beer Festival will take place on Saturday 13th July 2024, within the grounds of the picturesque Rydges Resort Hunter Valley. In an exciting off-season merger, the festival is now powered by the team behind the famous Great Australasian Beer Spectapular Festivals & The Schwartz Family Company, the Finer Drop Festival and Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival. This community event will be one to remember. With an extensive array of wine, spirits, beer, cider and gourmet food on offer, festival goers will be spoilt for choice as is always the case with a true Hunter Valley Experience.

We are dedicated to supporting local communities and industry and is proud to be able to create such an event aimed at bringing together the best that the Hunter Valley has to offer.

With family friendly activities, light entertainment throughout the day and so many taste sensations to choose from everyone is well catered for and more than welcome…we hope to see you there!


430 Wine Country Dr, Lovedale

Saturday 13th July 2024

11:00am – 5:00pm

What's included in my ticket?

  • Entry to the festival 
  • Take home souvenir festival glass
  • Complimentary First drink up to the value of $8* with all purchased tickets
  • Explore over 50 of Hunter Valley’s & abroad wineries, distilleries, breweries and local gourmet food vendors all under one roof.
  • Enjoy an amazing range of festival food stand 
  • An afternoon of entertainment including Ella Powell 
  • Access to Gourmet Food stands
  • Loads of free lawn games 

Once you’re at the festival, all food, drinks and merch can be purchased with your credit, debit or EFTPOS card.

general admission


includes complimentary drink

final release/on the day


includes complimentary drink

our partners