If enjoying New Zealand's epic landscapes, exquisite wine and gastronomic delights sounds like your idea of heaven, head to Wairarapa (an hour northeast of Wellington) this March. Returning to New Zealand's pinot noir capital, the Wairarapa Wines Harvest Festival is an event gourmands won't want to miss.
Set to be held on the banks of the Ruamahunga River March 9, the exciting festival will feature live music, art exhibitions and, of course, plenty of culinary wonders. Expect a giant food market showcasing the best local produce, plus tipples from both well-known and boutique wineries. There'll also be wine-paired fare on offer and the chance to meet Wairarapa's passionate local wine producers. Sign us up!
To find out more about Wairarapa Wines Harvest Festival or to secure your tickets, visit the event's website here.