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Sip, Sip, Hooray – This Beer And Wine Fest Is Back For It’s 8th Run
Bigger and better than last year, the Cape Gate Craft Beer And Wine Festival will see local craft breweries and some of SA’s best wine farms in 2018’s edition
The Western Cape is known for its fine wining experiences and buzzing local craft beer scene. The magnitude of choices can become slightly overwhelming, but luckily, there’s a festival for everything. The 8th annual CapeGate Craft Beer and Wine Festival is back and better than last year, being hosted at a bigger space with a fantastic lineup to sip and savour.
For the first time in the festival’s history, 2018’s edition will include over 20 local craft beer breweries and wineries, as well as some of South Africa’s most-loved wine farms in the more spacious underground parking area of the centre.
Festival-goers can expect great food from a host of food trucks, and live music performances to keep the festive spirit going. Tailgate is one of the food trucks attending that has been announced so far, serving up pork ribs, chicken wings, bacon bites and pulled pork. Proudly South African bands The Professors and The Pedestrians will be performing on both Friday and Saturday afternoon and evening.
WINERIES AT THE CAPEGATE CRAFT BEER AND WINE FESTIVAL:
- Devonvale Golf & Wine Estate
- Excelsior Estate
- Imbuko Wines
- Kanu Wines
- Montagu Wine & Spirits
- Mt Vernon Estate
- Kranskop Wines
- Perdeberg Cellar
- Orange River Cellars
- Black Oystercatcher Wines
- Garagiste Movement
- Origin Wine
BREWERIES AT THE CAPEGATE CRAFT BEER AND WINE FESTIVAL:
- Abru Motor Studio
- CBC/Spice Route
- Durbanville Breweries
- Elysium Brewing
- Mountain Brewery
- Perdeberg Cellar
- The Italian Job Brewery
- Franschhoek Brewery
- Fraser’s Folly
- Lilypatrick Brewery
- Sole Barrel Brewing
Get to and from the festival safely with CapeGate’s UBER promotional code “CGWineAndBeerFest” for R50 off your first UBER ride.
Card facilities will be available, but ticket holders are encouraged to bring cash for ease of transactions.
TICKETS TO THE CAPEGATE CRAFT BEER AND WINE FESTIVAL 2018
Tickets can be bought through Webtickets for R75/p or R90/p at the door and includes a take-home wine glass and 20 tastings in the form of a booklet.
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