The Vaal Wine Expo

The Vaal Wine Expo has been postponed to 2022, watch this space for more info or follow us on social media for regular updates.

Wine tasting on the banks of the Vaal River.

The annual Vaal River Meander Wine Route, starts off with the Official One Day Launch of the Vaal Wine Expo hosted the day before the  start of the Vaal Wine Route. However this year, the Vaal Wine Expo will not be hosted due to Covid-19 restrictions and has been postphoned to 2022.

The Vaal Wine Expo is traditionally hosted at Stonehaven on Vaal and Riverside Sun Hotel on the banks of the Vaal River. The day starts at 12-midday and is beautifully presented with Wine Tasting on the banks of the Vaal River.

The R200 entrance ticket, gives you access to a choice of over 200 Wines from over 50 different Wine Estates. The ticket also includes one complimentary Cruise on the Vaal River with wine tasting aboard, as well as a wine tasting glass.

The cruisers will depart for 45-minute cruises at 15-minute intervals, during the day from 12 – 5pm. Gates for the whole event close at 4pm, so make sure you arrive in time.

Take advantage of the complimentary Taljaard Taxis Park and Ride service located close to the Riverside Sun Hotel.

Lots of delectable, well-priced food options to indulge in as well as live entertainment and an art exhibition.

There is no need to drive home afterwards, there are great special Overnight Weekend accommodation packages available.

The Vaal River Wine Expo has a limited number of tickets available – so book your tickets timeously via Computicket or email info@stonehaven.co.za to buy tickets from Stonehaven on Vaal.


After the official launch on 20 June 2020, the first day of the 6-week Vaal River Meander Wine Route, starts on Sunday the 21st of June. The Wine Route is then on every Saturday and Sunday at more than a dozen venues on and around the Vaal River until Sunday the 2nd of August 2020. Opening times for wine tastings are 12 midday to 6pm.

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