Festival Info

Visa Wellington On a Plate | 1-31 August 2022| Various venues across the Greater Wellington Region

Experience a Taste of Change this August.

For the full month of August you can Eat Curious with hundreds of Festival Events, Festival Dishes that showcase the best of Wellington region's ingredients, suppliers and producers, Creative Cocktails and all the Burgers you could munch your way through.


Festival Events

Craft your visit by choosing from over 110 events, with everything from hands-on masterclasses to multi-course degustations and everything in between. 

  • Ticketed events sell like hotcakes so be ready to get in quick! Tickets on sale from 20 June.
  • Pop ups (no tickets required, free entry and pay on consumption) are on throughout the Festival - try themed menus, creative delicacies or unique restaurant experiences. Just show up and have a good time! 



Dine, Burger and Cocktail Wellington 

Discover why Wellington is called the culinary capital as chefs go next level with exclusive special menus from hundreds of participating restaurants, cafes, bars and food trucks. Book your table to avoid disappointment! 

    • Dine Wellington. Because food taste better when you know the story behind it. Savour the stories of our Food capital that inspired the Dine Wellington Festival Dishes - showcasing the best ingredients and cheffing talent Wellington has to offer.
    • Garage Project presents Burger Wellington. With so many burgers to choose from (and many matched to Garage Project beers), it’s an impossible challenge to get through them all.
    • Cocktails Wellington presented by Tommy's. Start or finish off a night out with a special cocktail and matching tapas offer from our talented restaurants and bars.

Please note: dining discount cards and vouchers may not be used in conjunction with any Visa Wellington On a Plate menus or offers.