Declaration of Vintage
16 February 2014, 11:00am-12:30pm
As is tradition, The Barons of Barossa will declare 2014 Vintage on February 16th, 2014 in Tanunda.
From inception the Barons of Barossa have always given significance to the annual grape harvest and its importance to the Barossa community. Over the last 38 years the annual recognition of the harvest has become the Declaration of Vintage and is always held on the third Sunday of February.
The event is unique in Australia and not only declares the start of vintage but also gives the vintage forecast and announces the Winemaker of the Year, Vigneron of the Year and the BGWA Growers Services Award. Admission is free and everyone is invited.
Program for the day:
11.00am Blessing of the Grapes – Tabor Church, Tanunda
11.30am Harvest Parade – Murray Street, Tanunda
Noon Vintage is Declared – Rotunda at Keil Garden, Tanunda