Key dates


Visa Wellington On a Plate Thursday 1st - Saturday 31st August 

There are a few minor changes - notably two application deadlines and less time to make changes. We expect that all applications to be reasonably fleshed out by the time you apply, so start giving it some thought soon. 

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

Application portal open  -  Thursday 31 January 

Wellington Producer Marketplace  -  Monday 11 February 

Dine and Events applications close  -  Wednesday 27 February 

Cocktail and Burger applications close  -  Wednesday, 6 March 

Application decision - Wednesday 13 March 

Portal open for successful participants for final amends - Thursday 14 March 

Portal closed for internal editing - Thursday 21 March - Tuesday 9 April  

Final PDF to participants for sign off - Wednesday 10 April 

Final changes due from participants - Monday 15 April 

Wellington Programme launch - Tuesday 28 May 

Visa Pre-Sale - Monday 10 - Saturday 15 June 

Tickets on sale General Release - Monday 17 June 

Festival Begins - Thursday 1 August 

Festival Ends - Saturday 31 August