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Spirits&Mixing Arena

Welcome to the Spirits Experience Area, a new area dedicated to spirits, liqueurs, vermouth and bitters. The area is located […]

  • Promenade
  • 14:00 18:00
  • Wine, Culinaria

Masterclasses 2018

Don’t miss the Masterclasses at the Hotel Therme. A unique occasion to learn and deepen your knowledge of some of […]

  • Hotel Terme Merano
  • 10:00 18:00
  • Charity Wine Masterclasses

Naturae et Purae – bio&dynamica

With Naturae et Purae bio&dynamica, the Merano WineFestival devotes a space to the natural, biodynamic, and organic wine production. At […]

  • Kurhaus
  • 09:00 17:00
  • Wine, Culinaria

Xenia – Emergente Sala

Xenia is an homage to the ancient Greek concept of hospitality; this fourth edition of the Emergente Sala contest is […]

  • Hotel Terme Merano
  • 10:00 18:00
  • Wine, Culinaria

Side Events

The Merano Wine Festival Side Events are a variety of associated initiatives with a food and wine theme. They are […]

  • Corso Libertà / Freiheitsstraße
  • 10:00 23:30
  • Wine, Culinaria

The Circle – People Lands Experiences

The Circle – people, lands, experiences is a multipurpose space in Piazza della Rena, dedicated to the discovery and exploration […]

  • Piazza della Rena
  • 09:00 00:00
  • Wine, Culinaria

FuoriSalone

The FuoriSalone is a unique experience with lots of sensory adventures. This special trail was designed by the organisers of […]

  • Corso Libertà / Freiheitsstraße
  • 10:00 23:30
  • Wine, Culinaria, Party

GourmetArena – The Official Selection

Gourmet Arena – The Official Selection is the section of the Festival that focuses on gastronomic excellence, and is divided […]

  • GourmetArena
  • 14:00 18:00
  • Culinaria

Spirits&Mixing Arena

The Spirits&Mixing Arena at the Merano WineFestival is dedicated to the world of spirits, fruit juices, aquaviti and cocktails. Get […]

  • Promenade
  • 14:00 18:00
  • Wine

Tannico

Tannico and its Double Decker – the iconic 1960s two-story English bus turned into a wine&cocktail bar – comes back […]

  • Fuori Festival
  • 16:00 23:30
  • Wine, Party

Gala Dinner

The Merano WineFestival kicks off with the glamorous Official Opening Night: The Gala Dinner. a prestigious evening during which haute […]

  • Kurhaus
  • 19:00 Party

Merano WineFestival Auction

This year at the Merano WineFestival auction, you can also contribute to charity. Saturday, Sunday and Monday, between the Sala […]

  • Kurhaus
  • Wine

Charity Wine Masterclasses

The Charity Wine Masterclasses are vertical tastings arranged by Wine Hunter Helmuth Köcher, in collaboration with a special selection of […]

  • Hotel Terme Merano
  • 10:00 18:00
  • Charity Wine Masterclasses

Wine – The Official Selection

Wine – The Official Selection is the result of a year-long process of tasting and assessment. The wines included in […]

  • Kurhaus
  • 10:00 18:00
  • Wine

Territorium e Consortium

Territorium and Consortium are two special sections in the GourmetArena of the Merano Wine Festival. With support from their respective […]

  • Kurhaus
  • 10:00 18:00
  • Wine, Culinaria

The WineHunter Award Platinum Culinaria

Helmuth Köcher, The WineHunter, president and founder of the Merano WineFestival, made the “hunt” to find the best wines and […]

  • vigilius mountain resort
  • 19:00 23:30
  • Party

Catwalk Champagne

During the final day of the Merano WineFestival, the best names in French Champagne will parade side by side with […]

  • Kurhaus
  • 09:30 16:30
  • Wine