Key dates

2021

Visa Wellington On a Plate Sunday 1st - Tuesday 31st August

We expect that all applications to be reasonably fleshed out by the time you apply, so start giving it some thought now. 

Guidelines and Festival theme announced - Now available! Download here.

Application portal open -  Tuesday 9 February  

Dine & Event applications close  -  Wednesday 3 March (midnight)

Burger & Cocktail applications close  -  Thursday 11 March (midnight)

Preliminary application decision - Tuesday 23 March 

Portal open for successful participants for final amends - Wednesday 24 March 

Application portal closed  - Monday 29 March

Final application decisions - Wednesday 31 March   

All fees due - Tuesday 20 April

Printed programme guide PDF sign off - Tuesday 27 April

Final PDF changes due - Thursday 29 April 

Website preview available to all participants - Monday 17 May

Wellington programme launch - Monday 31 May

Website live - Tuesday 1 June

Visa Pre-Sale - Monday 14 June(midday) - Wednesday 16 June (midnight)

Tickets on sale General Release - Monday 21 June (midday)

Festival Begins - Sunday 1 August 

Garage Project presents Burger Wellington starts - Friday 13 August

Final day of Dine Wellington - Sunday 15 August

Festival Ends - Tuesday 31 August