Happy New Year everyone! It’s been a while since our wonderful foodie culture was in full swing, but we’re back with our pick of the best January Food Festivals for 2022.

With the changing of the calendar comes the hope that this year brings many fantastic new opportunities for us all. Here at Melbourne Food Festivals, we are keeping a particularly hopeful eye on the culinary realm and can’t wait to see the line-up for January Food Festivals 2022.

January Food Festivals 2022 - Wine and Vine Festival 2022

Wine and Vine Festival

The long-awaited wine tasting Festival is finally here, Melbourne! The Wine and Vine Festival has been moved to the summer, showcasing the best of all Victoria’s wine regions to the one location. Featuring wine from over 40 of our top wineries, this is a celebration you don’t want to miss. The Wine and Vine Festival will be a fantastic day for all, promising to provide live music, food and only the best vibes down at the Timber Yard on January 30th.

When: Sunday 30th January 2022

Where: The Timber Yard, 351 Plummer Street, Port Melbourne, VIC 3207

Entry Cost: $65 – $100


Food Festivals Melbourne January 2022 - Great Australian Beer Festival Geelong 2022

Great Australian Beer Festival Geelong 2022

More than 200 beers and ciders plus a fabulous entertainment lineup makes the Great Australian Beer Festival 2022 a dream for all beer-lovers. Held across two sessions – 11am to 4pm and 5pm to 10pm – GABF Geelong will celebrate local beer in the manner it deserves!

What’s more, beer masterclasses and a gourmet selection of meals and snacks will keep you fueled and busy throughout the event. The Festival is guaranteed to be popular; make sure you grab your tickets fast!

When: Sunday 15th January 2022

Where: Johnstone Park, Gheringhap Street, Geelong, VIC 3220

Entry Cost: $24.09 – $78.79


Melbourne Food Festivals January 2022 - Wine Up @ Trofeo Estate

Wine Up @ Trofeo Estate

Trofeo Estate proudly presents the Mornington Peninsula with an amazing new wine, food and music festival! Wine Up offers a blissful afternoon sipping on your favourite beverages in the beautiful 50-acre vineyard at Trofeo Estate, enjoying live entertainment and food truck delicacies. What more could you ask for?

When: Saturday 29th January 2022

Where: Trofeo Estate, 85 Harrisons Road, Dromana, VIC 3936

Entry Cost: $49


Melbourne January Food Festivals 2022 - The Victorian Salami Festival

The Victorian Salami Festival 2022

Have a particular obsession with salami? Don’t miss the Victorian Salami Festival 2022 at the exquisite Dal Zotto Wines. Enjoy learning how to create the perfect salami, live entertainment and all the delicious Italian food that will be on offer at the Festival. Plus, be there to hear which region takes the crown for The Perfect Salami in the ultimate contest of salami styles.

When: Saturday 22nd January 2022

Where: Dal Zotto Wines, 4861 Wangaratta-Whitfield Road, Whitfield, VIC 3733

Entry Cost: $90


2022 January Food Festivals Melbourne - Ratio Cocoa Roasters Factory Tour

Ratio Cocoa Roasters behind the scenes chocolate factory tour

Calling all chocolate fans! Have you ever wanted to experience the magic of chocolate making first-hand? Now is your chance; Ratio Cocoa Roasters are offering a series of behind behind the scenes factory tours, where you can discover and taste your way through their sublime 10 step chocolate making process.

When: Saturday 8th January 2022

Where: Ratio Cocoa Roasters, 186 Sydney Road, Brunswick VIC 3056

Entry Cost: $15



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