Bordeaux Wine Festival - Liverpool

Pier Head, Liverpool, North West, United Kingdom

Friday, May 25, 2018 - 12:00 to Monday, May 28, 2018 - 22:00

The Bordeaux Wine Festival is coming to Liverpool!

Between 25-28 May, Bordeaux’s finest export comes to Liverpool’s UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront during the Three Festival’s Tall Ships Regatta. A UK premiere; Liverpool is being embraced into the Bordeaux ‘Fete le Vin’ family alongside Brussels, Hong Kong, Quebec and Bordeaux – and will give the beautiful French city the warmest of welcomes in return.

Tickets are now on sale, starting from £20, and are available from

Take your specially-branded Bordeaux wine glass and carrying case and enjoy up to six tastings along with the chance to learn all about the diversity of Bordeaux wines (reds, rosés, whites, sparkling and sweet wines) from the official ‘L’École Du Vin De Bordeaux’ – Bordeaux Wine School. Visitors can then purchase Bordeaux wine during the event.

Our specially created Vins de Bordeaux Pavilions will feature over 65 appellations from the Bordeaux region, while the Bordeaux Wine School will offer lessons in how to taste and experience the diversity of Bordeaux wines (reds, rosés, whites, sparkling and sweet wines).


Your ticket entitles entry to one of the three-hour sessions across the weekend. Please note tickets are non-refundable or exchangeable so ensure you select the correct session you wish to attend.

General tickets are available here for £20.00 plus booking fee.
£25.00 on the day – subject to availability.

Tasting Pass:

  • 3hr session
  • Official BWF branded glass and case
  • 6 wine tastings (appellations of your choice)
  • Food offering (not included in ticket price)
  • Entertainment
  • Ability to purchase glasses and bottles of Bordeaux wine at the Bordeaux Bar

Session Times – 25 May – 28 May:

  • Session 1 – 12:00hrs – 15:00hrs
  • Session 2 – 15:30hrs – 18:30hrs
  • Session 3 – 19:00hrs – 22:00hrs*

*Please note session 19:00hrs session is strictly over 18’s.

Pair your favourite Bordeaux wine with a grand gastronomic experience provided by some of Liverpool’s finest chefs and restaurants in partnership with Independent Liverpool – founders of the edgy Baltic Market, as well as North West Food Champion & Chef Patron of the multi-award winning – The Art School. Get involved to make the event a feast for all the senses.

Sit back and enjoy some cool jazz live entertainment created especially for the festival, against the backdrop of one the most beautiful iconic skylines in the world.

For the serious wine connoisseurs, an exclusive and limited Bordeaux Wine Masterclass ticket is available dedicated to the prestigious Saint-Emilion Grands Crus Classés, staged within the grand surroundings of the Liverpool Town Hall – a 3 minute walk from Liverpool’s Bordeaux Wine Festival.

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United Kingdom
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Pier Head, Liverpool, L3 1DP
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01 January 2018 to 31 December 2018

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