Celebration of Hunter wines | The Advertiser – Cessnock


The 5th annual Hunter Valley Wine Festival –  at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley on  June 24 from 11am-5pm – is set to be the biggest on record.  With 63 exhibitors featuring the best of the Hunter Valley’s large and boutique wineries, the Hunter Valley Wine Festival will offer wine, beer and cider tastings throughout the day, as well as high-quality local cuisine and entertainment.Hunter Valley is Australia’s oldest wine region renowned for its Semillon, Chardonnay, Riesling and Shiraz, along with emerging wine varieties, as well as organic and biodynamic wines.The Festival is a uniquely family-friendly event. All children will receive complimentary entry to the Festival, where they will enjoy a variety of activities including a jumping castle, train rides, carousel, mini-car rides and face painting.There is plenty of onsite parking at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley.   iHop will provide transfers hourly from Cessnock, Rothbury and Pokolbin: Adults $20 per person return, $12pp one way; Children $10pp return,  $6pp one way (bookings on 0455 535 03 or www.ihophuntervalley.com.au).

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