Sunday the 30th of September
Choose Your Own Adventure tickets
You can choose how you want to structure your day. Be sure to advise your driver of your itinerary and the session times.
|Tour number||Session 1 (morning)|
10:30am to 12:30pm
|Session 2 (lunch)|
12:30pm to 3:30pm
|Session 3 (afternoon)|
3:30pm to 5:30pm
|* SOLD OUT as Choose Your Own Adventure - but join Republic Norwood pub group tour|
|* Not available to purchase as Choose Your Own Adventure - but join The Publishers pub group tour|
|* SOLD OUT|
|* SOLD OUT|
... or Join a Pub Group Tour
Packaged tours offered by some of Adelaide's favourite venues provide festival goers a stress free option to enjoy the day. Tickets include luxury coach transfers return from Adelaide, entry to three wineries and a souvenir wine glass to keep.
- The Seven Stars
- Feathers Hotel
- The Parkside Hotel
- The Maid
- The Ramsgate
- The Havelock Hotel *SOLD OUT
- Publishers Hotel *SOLD OUT
- The Republic *SOLD OUT
- The Highway *SOLD OUT
- The Bath *SOLD OUT
- Coopers Alehouse *SOLD OUT
- The Cumby *SOLD OUT
- The Lion *SOLD OUT
- The Edinburgh Hotel *SOLD OUT
- The Cremorne *SOLD OUT
... or Choose one winery
Bring on spring, revel in Coriole’s picturesque setting overlooking the vines. Grab your friends, let the wine flow, and kick back to soak up the views.
Maxwell’s Party in the Park… Indulge in fine wine, gourmet food and great music at Maxwell Wines.
Spring is in the air! Sunshine, Fine wines, Sangria, sweet tunes with tantalizing local foods… Grab your crew and Join the party @ Paxton this Spring Affair.
Introducing Spring Affair Masterclasses - book now!
Take your Spring Affair experience to the next level - add a Masterclass onto your festival experience!
Masterclasses allow you to take some time to learn more about the food and wine of the McLaren Vale region, and are a great way to spend some of the day with your friends.
Book your Spring Affair Masterclasses here - and read more about each Masterclass below.
* Tickets are limited, Masterclasses are small group experiences.
* Please note – you must have already purchased a general ticket to Spring Affair. Make sure your Spring Affair session time matches up with your Masterclass session ticket.
Join us for a museum wine tasting - learn about alternative varieties, their place in McLaren Vale and how they age. Taste a range of museum wines including the 2011 Lloyd Reserve Shiraz and 2007 Reserve Sangiovese.
Vineyard tour – exclusive access to The Swinging Malaysian and Piceous Lodestar, two wines part of our Amazing Sites Single Vineyard Shiraz range. Guests will be privately guided to the vineyards to ponder the four generations of d’Arenberg and see where our grapes have been harvested for over a century.
Mead in the Maze: Maxwell’s exclusive Mead Flight, allows guests to discover the sophistication and versatility of Mead. Taste all four varieties of Mead, expertly paired with sweet sensations from our Pastry Chef Jason. The flight will be in stages throughout the maze – you’ll need to find them one after the other!
Paint Paco... come show us your artistic flair! A cheeky glass of wine, a canvas and some paint let the battle begin! Hosted by our local artist in residence Beth Newlen, the winner will be picked by the man himself and a magnum might be yours.
Mad Men Gin Masterclass - Ground will be broken and rules will be ignored in this interactive oriGINal botanical masterclass. Using our very own Mad Men Gin, you have the best of the Fleurieu’s seasonal herbs, spices and emulsions to style and create your own drink where your imaGINation is your only limit.
Get your Masterclass tickets here!