The First Light Wine & Food Festival is Gisborne’s pre-eminent wine event. The event brings wineries TW Wines, Matawhero Wines and Bridge Estate together for an amazing day of friends, fun, live music, great wines and superb food choices, not to mention the bus to take you around all these great venues.
Live Music at each venue...
TW Wines features The Shambles supported by The Search and DJ Tom Witters. Matawhero Wines features The Boomshack Band supported by Snackbox and Tahi. Bridge Estate features The Mo2s supported by Ariana Henare.
Come and try our award winning wines with over 14 varietals on offer including Chardonnay, Rose, Merlot, CV, Alberino, Chenin Blanc, Pinot Gris, Gewurtztraminer, Malbec, Sauvignon Blanc and more.
Our food partners are all respected local foodies:
TW Wines has partnered with Flagship Cafe
Matawhero Wines has partnered with Smokehouse Cuisine
Bridge Estate has partnered with Reka Cuisine or check out the cheese and chocolate tent at each winery!
And don’t forget the complimentary bus service around the venues and wine region. Buses pick you up at the i-site, then head around the venues and return in the evening. Organise some friends, and join us to kick off your best spring/summer yet!
Tickets available at Ticketek or the Gisborne i-Site.
Thanks to More FM Gisborne and Activate Tairawhiti.