What’s On in May 2020 in Victoria?

Celebrate the Best Gastronomic Makers and Producers of the Region with a ticket to an iconic Wine, Food & Music Festival.

Each ticket to Grampians Grape Escape provides access to the festival village with plenty to eat, drink and do.

Meet renowned guest chefs and discover their culinary secrets; get involved with the hotly contested Barrique Auction; head to the lawn for two days of live bands; indulge in exhibitor tastings and festival food trucks; let the kids have a ball making a mess in the Little Foodies Marquee; hone your own culinary skills at a masterclass and support the best food, wine, beer and cider artisans in the region.

Tasting tickets include a souvenir polycarbonate tumbler and select wine, beer & cider tastings from 10am – 3:30pm each day. General Admission tickets are also available.

With more than 100 stalls of food, wine, producers and makers to discover, the Grampians Grape Escape is the ultimate experience for any wine, food and music lover.

The 2020 Program will be gradually launched with the full weekend schedule available in late April. Look out for updates on the Grampians Grape Escape facebook page.

Homegrown Drops

Some of Australia’s most celebrated and respected winemakers are active in the Grampians region. These growers and makers are always striving for the perfect drop, experimenting with techniques and pushing boundaries, this is how these wineries consistently win awards. If wine isn’t your thing, boutique beer, cider and other distillery delights are sure to tempt you.

Paddock to Plate

Foodies will be in heaven with a feast of delicious things to try, from the variety of festival food trucks as well as the plethora of producer samples. Those who want to learn from the best can delight in masterclasses led by local exhibitors, as well as cooking demonstrations and appearances by talented guest chefs.

Live Music

To top off the festivities, groove out to a deliciously talented line-up of banjo-wielding, blues-loving bands or relax with a picnic possie on the lawn to romantic folk tunes. These good vibes are the perfect accompaniment to your food and wine – making for a chilled festival weekend. The 2020 line up will be launched around January. In the meantime check out the 2019 line up.

Little Foodies

There will be heaps of mess and outdoor fun for your little ones. While mums and dads enjoy the wine and beats, there will be PLENTY for the kids in the Little Foodies Tent, plus activity stations throughout the festival site including a rock climbing wall on the Sunday. Stay tuned for more.

Stunning Location

Well removed from the hustle and bustle of the city and big regional centres, Grampians Grape Escape takes place at the Halls Gap Recreation Reserve, surrounded by the breathtaking Grampians mountain ranges. With stunning views, beautiful flora and fauna, take your time to take it all in – because the adventure to the festival is half the fun.

Grampians Getaway

With thousands of square kilometres of possibilities that will make you feel more alive than ever, Grampians Grape Escape is the ideal time to extend your visit. Challenge yourself with a lookout hike. Explore the Grampians Way Touring Route. Unearth the Halls Gap Zoo or find your zen at the bottom of a waterfall.