East Rand Gin Festival

6 May 2023, Emperors Palace Featuring South Africa's best Distillers and Craft Breweries

Welcome to the 4th instalment of the East Rand Gin Festival!! (With Beer..and Wine.. and Spirits...etc!)
The #ERGinFest is back - BIGGER and BETTER! With over 50 vendors to visit, this is our biggest festival to date!

We have the finest Gin and Spirit Distillers in the country - each with their own selection of spirits, including: 

  • African Spirit Distillery
  • Carmien Tea
  • Crooked Stick Craft Distillery
  • Distillery 031
  • Lalula Gin
  • Monks Gin
  • Old Packhouse Distillery
  • Porchie Gin
  • Sugarbird
  • Unit 43

The Vinos among us can enjoy an array of Wines and for the Hops lovers we will have some of South Africa's best craft beers to enjoy! Your ticket includes 3x tasting tokens to allow you to sample all the drinks on offer!
The Food on the Menu has everything from Boerie Rolls to Pizza available - Come hungry! A carefully selected bunch of crafters will fill the rest of our awesome booths.
Your entry also gets you access to wine tasting at the Wine Garden, hosted by PB Liquor Merchants featuring wines by Boland Cellar, Perdeberg Wines and Excelsior Wine Estate

Our Music Line-up is to die for, featuring: 

  • Dale Schnettler (From Prime Circle)  MC  & The Drumjay Experience 
  • Ross Harding Band
  • Rubberduc
  • CrashCarBurn
  • JasperDan
  • 4am
  • The Black Cat Bones
  • The Hound Dogs
  • Jack Atlantic

Our Festival will be held at the Level 5 parking area at Emperors Palace so no worries about the weather - we are indoors!
Park at the Level 3 parking and find your way to the entrance. Safe, secure and dry!
Limited seating will be offered so bring your camp chair just in case. No gazebos necessary :)

Sat, 6 May 2023 | 11h00 - 22h00
Tickets from R50 
Book at Quicket 

  • Gates open at 11h00. No food, drinks or cooler boxes allowed, we got you covered!
  • Camping chairs and picnic blankets welcome.
  • Cash & Card both accepted.
  • Please drink responsibly - arrange for a designated driver, use a driving service or stay over at the hotel.
  • Since this is a festival celebrating alcohol, we suggest that you find babysitters for the day, however, you may also bring the kiddies along.

You enter the premises and surrounding facilities at your own risk. The East Rand Gin Festival / Emperors Palace / Peermont Resorts, its owners, agents, staff, sponsors and management will not be responsible for any death, loss, injury and / or damage of any nature whatsoever, irrespective how such death, loss, injury and / or damage occurs, regardless whether such death, loss, injury and / or damage is caused through any act or omission by any of the relevant parties, its owners, agents, staff, sponsors or management. All disclaimers on Emperors Palace website also applies - www.emperorspalace.com.

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