ripe 2023

The Wanaka wine and food festival 

Presented by forsyth barr

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Glendhu Station, Wanaka



18 March 2023

Ripe is about the passion and energy for the best wine and food of our region and our country.

Join world-class Central Otago Wine and Food producers surrounded by the majestic scenery of Lake Wānaka.

Wine Tastings, Live Music, Demonstrations, Great food, Ripe – The Wānaka Wine & Food Festival has all the ingredients for a memorable day out.

2023 official lineup



Maude Wines

wine lounge

For those looking for a bit of extra pampering, head to the Maude VIP tent, this area includes complimentary wine served throughout the day from local legends Maude Wines and plenty of delicious Canape’s served up by The Platter Share.

Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere at your table under guaranteed shade, dip off to the private luxury loos and enjoy being just close enough to the stage to enjoy the music while still being able to chat about your new favourite wines.

Quartz Reef Wines


Ripe Festival Wine Packages

Click your favourite bottle to see what discounts we have in store for you…