Annual wine calendar

New Zealand calendar of annual wine events

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Pegasus Bay Vine Run, Canterbury, late January 2022

Run, walk or amble for 6kms, 10kms or 18kms then picnic in the stunning beauty of the winery’s gardens. Fund raiser for NZ Brain Research Institute.

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Whitehaven Graperide, Marlborough 2022

Sip, savour and cycle at the annual Marlborough Graperide, sponsored this year for the first time by Whitehaven Wines.

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North Canterbury Wine & Food Festival, March 2022

A family friendly food and wine festival at Glenmark Domain. Waipara, North Canterbury, highlighting produce on the plate and in the glass from this region.

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Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon, May 2022

Fly, ferry or drive then run, walk and enjoy wine in the vines afterwards in New Zealand’s biggest wine region.

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Negociants Fine Wine Tour NZ, 2022 date TBC

Tasting of wines in the Negociants NZ portfolio from New Zealand and around the world. All wine is tasted in Riedel glassware. Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch events.

More details here


The Hancocks Tour, August – dats and venue TBC

Taste Hancocks’ spirits, liqueurs and non-alcoholic drinks with winemakers, brewers and brand representatives. This is the 17th year of this annual tasting.

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Negociants Annual Wine Tour Tasting, September

Negociants New Zealand hosts the wine trade to its international wine portfolio; Allegrini, Antinori, Pala, Bodegas Valdemar, Guigal, Europvin, Chateau Musar and Catena Zapata.

Wharewaka Function Centre, Wellington waterfront. Bookings to Tina Rutherford, phone 0800 634624, email:

Organic Wine Week, New Zealand, September

More information on Organic Wine Week here: 



International Sherry Week

Toast Martinborough, third Sunday in November every year

Wine, food and music at the 28th annual Toast Martinborough wine, food and music festival.

Bookings here


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