McLaren Vale is a fabulous destination all year round, with wineries, fantastic food culture, bike trails, art and much more to see and do.
Regular events include the farmers Market every weekend and Quarry Market twice a month. Every year we have the tour down under, art fairs, Day on the green and much more!
Willunga Town Square has a food market every Saturday from 8am to 12.30pm. This popular market is a fabulous place to seek out regional produce and experience the local food culture.
Opposite the Willunga Farmers' Market, in the old Show Hall, held the second Saturday of each month. Here you will find local arts and crafts - something for everyone!
The McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic is a GREAT FAMILY day celebration of vintage and classic motoring. A fantastic mix of food, wine, music and the arts together with the energy and passion of motoring enthusiasts. It offers the visitor exquisite tastes of the McLaren Vale region’s world-class wines, tantalising gourmet food and classic motor vehicles of a by-gone era. At 11-00am on Sunday 22nd April the Main Street is closed of to mainstream traffic and the Parade begins. The road will be closed for about one hour. Now in it's 13th year, the McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic has a Charity Dinner on the Saturday night preceding the Main Parade Day on the weekend of the 21st and 22nd April 2018 and is set in the relaxed atmosphere of McLaren Vale's wineries and cellar doors. The unique mix of activities has kept thousands of people coming back year after year. the combination of vintage and classic cars, food, wine and motoring enthusiasts in an outdoor setting gel to make this weekend like no other. 2017 was the biggest year so far with over 500 vehicles and 15-20,000 people lining the Main Road for the Grand Parade. The 2018 event will again support the McLaren Vale & District War Memorial Hospital and the local CFS brigades of McLaren Vale and McLaren Flat.
4th Bi - Annual Portrait Exhibition at 4 Fleurieu Venues
Tour the region, eat local, enjoy fine food and wine, meet artists, giving demonstrations at each venue on Sunday Afternoon.
more information http://www.rsasarts.com.au/
The 2018 Fleurieu Biennale Art Prize will be exhibited in McLaren Vale at the Stump Hill Gallery and the Fleurieu Arthouse and in Goolwa at the Signal Point Galleries from 16 June to 22 July 2018.
The Fleurieu Arthouse is only a 5 minute walk from 3 Pears on the Park, at Hardys Tintara Winery. Why not have a complamentary tasting while you're there?
For more information visit https://artprize.com.au/