27 February 2014
Murcia will be holding its first ever Wine Tourism Fair in the Victor Villegas Auditorium and Congress centre from Friday 28 February to Sunday 2 March, with a dedicated professional trade day taking place on Monday 3March. This will be a perfect opportunity for those who are interested in sampling the different wines produced in the Region of Murcia, or planning to visit the bodegas in the region the chance to find all the information they need under one roof.
There are three wine producing districts in the Murcia region: Bullas, Jumilla and Yecla, each of which has its one Wine Route certified by the Spanish Association of Wine Towns and is included amongst the National Wine Routes of Spain official classification listing.
There will be 38 stands at the Region of Murcia Wine Tourism Fair, with representatives from the wine routes themselves, the bodegas selling their products and offering wine tastings, restaurants which specialise in serving regional wines presenting tapas, and companies offering wine related products and services.
There will also be workshops in which visitors can participate and learn about not only the different wines produced in the region, but also different ways these wines can be used as part of the everyday cooking process, as well as discovering the perfect wine to complement specific types of foods.
Tickets to the Region of Murcia Wine Tourism Fair are 3 Euros each and include two vouchers for product tastings. Tickets can be obtained in advance online Ticket purchase or on the door.
Friday 28 February: 1pm to 10pm
Saturday 1 March: 11am to 10pm
Sunday 2 March: 11am to 8pm
Monday 3 March: 11am to 8pm