The countdown has begun! Only two weeks to go until SA’s oldest wine event, the Mercury Wine Week, opens its doors to wine lovers for the 40th time in Durban.

Taking place over three evenings, from Wednesday 29 to Friday 31 August at Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom, the event, an annual highlight on Durban’s winter social calendar, offers wine-enthusiasts and connoisseurs the chance to sample and enjoy some of the finest red, white, rosé and sparkling wines the Cape’s leading vineyards have to offer.

To further celebrate this noteworthy milestone and to ensure the safety of visitors, Mercury Wine Week has partnered with internationally renowned transportation network company Taxify, to offer discounted rates to and from the event.

Be sure to clear your calendar now and diarize to be a part of Durban’s premier winter wine event by booking your tickets now via iTickets at R120 and at the door at R140. The price includes a tasting glass and unlimited wine tasting.