The 12th edition of Soweto Wine and Lifestyle Festival is happening from 3-5 March 2017 at its new venue “the Soweto Theater” With exclusive capacity at the festival increased the Soweto Theater is the most Iconic venue, the Soweto Wine, and Lifestyle Festival is set to showcase the best and emerging, South African wines foods travel music artisanal merchandise and more
The festival is well-known around the world as having transformed the South African wine industry, removing old customs and developing a large discerning well-educated wine-drinking culture over the past decade
The festival is the brainchild of Mnikelo Mangciphu, owner of the Morara Wine and Spirit Emporium and Cape Wine Master Marilyn Cooper, former CEO of the Cape Wine Academy
Moving the festival into its new slot in the summer season is granting the organizers carte blanche to create a new wave wine revolution introducing day-time wine and food tastings new visual delights VIP spaces and places and outdoor cook-off type activities that will excite, delight and educate all.
Soweto wine revolution
The festival was originally designed to bring Cape wines into Johannesburg’s largest township Soweto which is known for its trendsetting values and people to expose this magnificent movement to the country’s oldest unique wine etiquette and cultures.
Come and experience the best wines the Cape has to offer; travel retailers with a huge choice of holidays and weekends away; an wide selection of gastronomes to suit all varieties and tastes from top-shelf restaurants, local bistros and food vendors music from So-wand moreeto’s famous set