Celebrating Good Times Together
The Vines Village Cafe is fully licensed til late, open 7 days and can cater to all your function & event requirements.
We specialise in family gatherings, special occaisions, birthday parties (yes we make cakes from $45) or evening dinner functions, launches and events from 7am til late.
Our seating capacity is 80 indoors and 150+ outoors, totaling 230-250 person capacity. With a micro-brewery, winery cellar-door, gin distillery and large catering kitchen on-site we can take care of al your function needs. New in 2019 is the GMB Taproom and beer garden/ function deck, perfect for that 2-3 hour post work drinks and nibbles function.
For Cafe functions contact Rae by email or call on 03 572 7170.
For other events using the Vines Village Grounds call Karen in the Vines Village Office on 021 946 372 or email email@example.com.
We host many seasonal public events too so why not book your group as part of these - see past events check out #vinesvillageevents or VV Facebook Events or to see what's coming up go see below.
There is always something happening at the Vines Village so check out the Facebook Events or at Marlboroughnz.com.
Summer Weekend Lunchtimes FREE, weather permitting.
Sun 27 Oct - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 10 Nov - Pizazz (Live Jazz) 12pm-2pm
Sun 17 Nov - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 24th Nov - Jazz Bandits1pm-3pm
Sun 1 Dec - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sat 7 Dec - Little T & Jax (reggae funk) 12.30pm-2.30pm
Sun 8 Dec - Pizazz (Live Jazz) 12pm-2pm
Sat 14 Dec - Little T & Jax (reggae funk) 1pm-3pm
Sun 15 Dec - Jazz Bandits 1pm-3pm
Sun 22 Dec - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 29 Dec - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 12 Jan - Pizazz (Live Jazz) 12pm-2pm
Sun 2 Feb - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 9 Feb - WIND & FOOD WEEKEND
- Pizazz (Live Jazz) 10.30am-12.30pm
- Little T & Jax (reggae funk) 1pm-2.30pm
- Sound Machine 3pm-5pm
Sun 23 Feb - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 8 Mar - Pizazz (Live Jazz) 12pm-2pm
Sun 15 Mar - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sat 21 Mar - Desoto's Band 2.30pm-5pm
Sat 28 Mar - 41 South 10am-12.30pm
- DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sun 5 Apr - DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-3pm
Sat 9 May - 41 South 10am-12.30 South
- DoubleShot (Acoustic Duo) 1pm-5pm
COFFEE & CARDS CLASS
The last Tuesday of every month at 10am
The Vines Village Café
$5 to make 2 cards, Order your coffee and come to the card making table and have fun making two cards with Fran. Make a Thank You card or Happy Birthday card etc. with ‘Stampin Up’ card stock, stamps and stamping pads. Give it a try it really is fun
Text Fran on 021 2408169 to reserve your seat as spaces are limited.
NZ ICE CREAM WEEK
11-17 Nov 2019
A week of tasty Appleby Farms Ice Cream specials in the Vines Village Deli for NZ Ice Cream Week 2019. The judges are rating NZ's best ice cream from around the country and announce the winner at the awards on Sunday 17th November. Come and try the award winning flavours from the top of the south from Nelson's Appleby Farms Ice Cream, available by cup, cone or tub from the Deli at The Vines Village, Marlborough.
WIND & FOOD WIND DOWN 2020
Sun 9th Feb 2020, 10am-6pm - FREE ENTRY
Relax and unwind at the Wine & Food Wind Down 2020 - a free family friendly festival celebrating the best of Marlborough food, wine, beer & gin set amongst the expansive grounds of The Vines Village, Marlborough on Sunday after the Marlborough Wine & Food Festival from 10am til 5pm.
It's the biggest weekend of the year in Marlborough so unwind in style after a monster Saturday and complete your weekend by savouring the award winning full wine range from Whitehaven Wines, craft beer from Golden Mile Brewing & Garage Project, craft Roots Dry Gin (produced on -site) and Banjo Brews Kombucha on ice from the outdoor bar. The VVC Gourmet BBQ will be running too so relax and chill amongst the spacious lakeside grounds.
Live music from 11am with performances from some of Marlborough's best talent:
- Pizazz (Live Jazz) 11am-1pm
- Little T & Jax (reggae funk) 1.30pm-3pm
WHITEHAVEN GRAPERIDE 2020
Sat 28th March 2010, 8am-6pm. Tickets at graperide.co.nz.
The new Whitehaven Grape Ride traverses a 101km circuit through some of the most stunning scenery New Zealand has to offer. From the Whitehaven cellar door at The Vines Village in the heart of Marlborough's wine country riders then around the Queen Charlotte and Pelorus Sounds, literally a ride through nature’s photo album. Off the bike and you’re in the grapes with our celebrity guests, treading grapes for processing into an exclusive Whitehaven vintage for next year’s event. Then bikers can relax and enjoy the hospitality of Whitehaven wine, Golden Mile Brewing and the hospitality of the Vines Village. All details at graperide.co.nz.
GRAPERIDE BIKERS BRUNCH
Sun 29th March 2020, 8.30am-12pm - FREE ENTRY
Refuel, recover and revive from the Grape Ride with a special Bikers Breakfast.
Come celebrate completing one of the most scenic bike races in New Zealand by relaxing on the sunny outdoor deck with a freshly brewed supreme coffee, real fruit smoothies and our signature 'Biker's Breakfast'.
Spiced Bloody Mary's and No Ugly Wellness Tonics on ice will be served as an ideal morning after rehydraters to help you and your supporters to recover and rejoice in the best possible way. Of course Whitehaven wine is available from 10am too.
Be sure to book yourself a table by calling the VVC team on 03 572 7170.
Visit the VVC Menu page for an extended menu.
FEAST MARLBOROUGH / VINEYARD HALF WEEKEND
Fri-Sun 8th-10th May 2020
From hunters and gatherers to food lovers and chefs, everyone has memories of good food enjoyed with friends in a favourite spot. Feast Marlborough celebrates those food stories with a multi-day food event that brings local people, produce and culinary talent together, to share with food loving visitors hungry to learn more about our stunning region. Challenge yourself with the most unique, social and picturesque half marathon in NZ. The Vines Village is your hub to taste, explore and relax during the weekend. Book the date and more details will be announced soon.
APPLEBY FARMS V12 12km Running Event
Saturday 9th May 2020 10am. Tickets from vineyardhalf.com
The organisers of the Vineyard Half are proud to introduce a new race to the event - The Appleby Farms Ice Cream V12! The course will start at The Vines Village on Rapaura Rd and join the half marathon course around the 13km mark, so you get the best of it all (plus ice cream 🍦) and still have energy to dance at the finish line, drink wine and eat delicious local food and generally enjoy the best day out ever.
There are only 1,000 entries available. They'll be released alongside the half marathon entries on September 24 at vineyardhalf.com.
PLUS... MUM + FOOD = LOVE
Sunday 10th May 2020 9am - 3pm
The Vines Village joins in on the food extravaganza that is Feast Marlborough for Mother's Day!. Say “I heart you mum” with a fun and casual mother’s day outing at The Vines Village, Marlboroughs' hub of great food, wine, beer, gin, coffee and shopping this Mother’s Day.
Sip your free glass of bubbles, sample some deli treats, seafood and local gins and wines and treat yourself to lunch, brunch or high tea at the cafe while the kids explore outside around the grounds.
Book your table - Ph 03 572 7170.
For more Vines Village events go to facebook.com/vinesvillage/events