We're returning the festival to the first weekend in September, to kick off tourism month at Walter Sisulu Square, where you get to network with some of South Africa's finest holiday destinations; including Cape Town Tourism, Gauteng, and more.
Intimate, warm and personal, we're limiting ticket sales to 5,000 over two fun-filled festival days, where Soweto''s finest get to taste and buy your wines.
EXHIBITING HOURS: Saturday, Sept 1 - 3pm-5pm Meet Soweto Business Owners (Invite only) 5pm-10pm Open to the public
Sunday, Sept 2 - 12-5pm Open to the public
This package is designed for brands who want to interact directly with the attendees of the Soweto Wine Festival, September 1 & 2 (Estimated 4k + attendees).
- 1.5 meter wide table with table cloth and overlay- Tasting glasses- Ice bucket, spittoon, and water jug- Hospitality staff to run wine from cellar (equipped with refrigeration)- Sell wines via our wine shop- Social media post - Winery listing on the Soweto Wine Festival website
B) WINE NETWORKER: R18,950 + VAT + Wines
Send your winemaker to Soweto to do a wine and food pairing at one of Soweto's key restaurants prior to the festival.Press releases and professional social media communications positioning your brand in the market place.
Package includes: - Wine Exhibitor stand at the Soweto Wine Festival- Winemaker to present a wine and food pairing evening at Wine Bar on Vilakazi Street OR Just Badelas in Orlando West- Social Media posts prior to the wine and food pairing; at the wine and food pairing; prior to the festival; at the festival- Access to professional photos from the event
3) VIP WINE SPONSOR: R60,000 + VAT
THE VIP Sponsorship package includes exposure through the Soweto Wine Festival marketing plan, covering Street Pole Ads; Print Ads; Radio, Social Media, PR and Television.
Package includes: All of the above +
+ A Lounge Stand (3 meters x 3 meters) at the Soweto Wine Festival, September 1 & 2 or an Exhibitor Table in the VIP room only+ Inclusion in festival marketing events in the build-up to the festival - radio interviews, press interviews and more+ Social media posts prior to, during and post the event+ Dedicated press release+ Social media competition+ Logo inclusion on print materials in mainstream marketing plan
Each of the above packages insures your brand will be connected directly with our audience in both real time events and on social media and the press.
All packages include rights to sell your wines at the festival from the DryDock festival wine store.