Events near Novotel Barossa Valley Resort

Staying at Novotel Barossa Valley Resort puts you right in the heart of Australia’s premier wine and food region and just moments away from the most popular events in Barossa Valley.  

With a history spanning 175 years, the Barossa Valley is a vibrant landscape that is home to breathtaking natural attractions, world-class wineries, award-winning restaurants, buzzing cafés, farmers’ markets, art galleries, book stores, museums, parks, cycling tracks and sporting activities for young and old.

What’s on in Barossa Valley?

Upcoming Barossa Valley events include:

  • BAROSSA GOURMET FESTIVAL - Paella Under the Peppertree

    Rustle up your friends and family, for a weekend on the Western Ridge. Open pan cooked paella under the old peppertree, as the Cellar Kitchen joins Pindarie for a day of wine, fire and festive cuisine. Open pan paella, porchetta rolls, wood fired pineapple, setting the scene daily from 10:30am.

    Paired with Pindarie's alternative style wines from out west; Risk Taker Tempranillo, Small Block Montepulciano, Rosedale Road Sangiovese Rose and our classic stable wines for the non-risktakers. 

    Dance the day away with Mr Buzzy on the Saturday or chill on the Sunday with Sam Britains acoustic trio.

    Indulge in Spanish style food and great wines for the Barossa Gourmet Weekend. Enjoy barista coffee, portugese custard tarts and wood fired spiced pineapple with jersey cream, while taking in the spectacular views across the valley. What more could you want! 

    When: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th September, 10:30am - 5:00pm

    Where: Pindarie Winery, 946 Rosedale Road, Gomersal

    NEED ACCOMMODATION? Click here for availability and rates.

  • Gap Year by Fiona O'Loughlin

    Much-loved comedian and 2018 I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! victor, FIONA O’LOUGHLIN, returns to Tanunda in 2019 with GAP YEAR.

    O'Loughlin brings her inimitable, trademark bone-dry humour to the Barossa Arts & Convention Centre for ONE NIGHT ONLY.

    Crowned the Queen of the African Jungle in 2018 on Ten's hit show, Fiona won hearts across the nation with her harrowing road to recovery. Gap Year is O'Loughlin at her finest. A gifted raconteur, Fiona takes the audience on the raw journey that followed her near fatal coma. But make no mistake, this is no sob story - the eternally endearing true Queen of Australian comedy never disappoints!

    Don’t miss her unvarnished and hilarious honesty in 2019!

    Where: Barossa Arts & Convention Centre

    When: Saturday, 9th November 2019, 7:30pm

    Tickets available via Ticket Master

  • Taste Eden Valley - Spring Wine Festival

    October long weekend, there is only one place you can rub shoulders with 14 of Barossa Valley’s winemaking elite, master classes, match your favourite wines with delicious local food and enjoy live music.

    The sweeping lawns and stunning gardens of our Angaston cellar door will provide the setting for Taste Eden Valley Springtime Festival on Friday October 4th and Saturday October 5th, 2019.

    Now in its 5th year, our annual wine festival will showcase over 80 red and white wines from this iconic South Australian wine destination.

    Discover the rich provenance of Barossa’s high country across the two days. Sample and purchase the extensive Taste Eden Valley portfolio.

    The cellar door grounds allows festival goers to speak directly with the vignerons behind the fourteen family-owned, wine brands of the Taste Eden Valley family.

    Under twinkling fairy lights and starry sky on Friday night and beneath the gorgeous Springtime sun on the Saturday.

    The festival menu is by one of the Barossa’s favourite chefs Stuart Oldfield, of Musque Food & Wine.

    Join us as we meet the masters behind the five star brands. The quaint town of Angaston is surrounded by vineyards and is just over one hour’s drive from Adelaide.

    Taste Eden Valley, Angaston

    Friday 4 October 2019 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Saturday 5 October 2019 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Taste Eden Valley - Friday Wine Bar

    Visit the Taste Eden Valley Wine Bar on the 1st Friday of every month between 5pm - 8pm for wines by the glass.

    Located at 6 Washington Street, Angaston

  • Barossa Farmers Market - Every Saturday 7:30am - 11:30am

    The Barossa Farmers Market is based in the Vintners Shed, at the corner of Stockwell and Nuriootpa Roads, Angaston. The perfect place to immerse yourself in the Barossa's food culture each Saturday morning.

    Where: Vintners Sheds, cnr Stockwell and Nuriootpa Roads, Angaston

    Cost: Free entry

    When: Every Saturday between 7:30am - 11:30am.