Organisers of the inaugural Ripe wine and food festival have announced two exclusive events to raise money for Community Networks foodbank in Wanaka.

Both events offer raffles and auctions for gifts supplied by the hosts,

The first event is a long lunch in the sun on Friday 15th January at Hook Lake to Plate, complemented by a range of Maude wines. Midday till 2.30pm, tickets $100 per person

The second event is an evening dining experience at Lipsky & Sons – a 4 course dinner paired with Cloudy Bay wines. Saturday January 23rd at 7pm, $120 per person


All profits from ticket sales go to Community Networks foodbank