Visitor Information

All the information you need about the Monsoon Wine Festival

Festival Dates

Sat. November. 24th, 2018 4pm - 10pm
Sun. November 25th, 2018 1pm - 10pm


Indraprastha Hall
Senapati Bapat Road
Opp. Chatushringi Temple
Pune 411016.

Terms and Conditions

1. Entry to the event is subject to all venue rules.

2. Rights of admission are reserved by event organizers.

3. Ticket must be purchased to attend festival.

4. Ticket valid for 1 entry only on any one day.

5. Ticket is NOT TRANSFERABLE to any other person.

6. Wine served only to persons of legal drinking age.

7. Proof of age photo ID essential.

8. Children under 12 admitted free if accompanied by adult parent/guardian.

9. Young adults between 13 and 21 allowed if accompanied by parents. Ticket essential.

10. All visitors are required to complete the Visitor Registration Card.

11. No refund under any circumstances.

12. Entry constitutes consent for festival organizer to use any image/video of visitor taken at the festival for any purpose without further notice or payment.

13. Wristband must be worn at all times while at the festival.

14. Outside food and beverage not allowed to be brought into the venue.

15. Strictly no smoking in festival area.

16. Programmes and events subject to change without notice.

17. Paid parking lot is available near the venue.


What is this wine tasting festival all about?

  1. Its about experiencing wine.
  2. Wine tastings (30ml) start at just Rs.25.
  3. Wine appreciation help available from experts.
  4. Wine makers and experts will be at hand to explain the art of wine making and answer questions.
  5. Food Court will serve wine friendly vegetarian and non vegetarian dishes.
  6. Wide selection of vegetarian cheese available.
  7. Live and recorded music performances on both days.
  8. Guests can test their wine knowledge at blind tasting contests.

What does the Entry Ticket include?

  • Entry Ticket (Rs. 250) is just for visiting the festival.
  • Silver Tasting Pass (Rs. 500) includes Rs. 250 entry ticket, 6 wine samplings (30ml each) at winery stalls & Cheese platter with 8 varieties (10 grams each)
  • Wine glass for use at the event (deposit Rs.100)
  • Wine Masterclass

Do I have to be 21?

Yes. As per Excise Dept. regulations, wine can be consumed only by persons over the age of 21. Proof of age ID will be checked at reception.

Can I bring my baby?

Yes. Children under 12 admitted free if accompanied by parents.

Can I bring my teenage kids?

Yes. But they have to buy an Entry Ticket (Rs. 250). They can purchase cheese, food and non alcoholic beverages only. They have to wear a no wine band and parents to ensure compliance.

Can I bring my dog?

No. Although also adorable, dogs are not allowed. This applies to other pets as well, including, but not limited to cats, parrots, rabbits, etc. Licensed service animals are welcome.

Can I bring a chair?

If you want, but we have plenty of armchairs.

Can I buy Entry Ticket on event day?

Yes. But we strongly recommend advance purchase since its an indoor event and space is limited.

Buying a Silver Tasting Pass in advance gets you 6 wine tastings + 8 cheese tastings.

On event day, only Entry Ticket will be sold.

Can I get a refund?

No, all sales are final and non-refundable.

Can I bring my own food?

No. But you can bring a bottle of water or soft drink or baby food.

Will there be food?

Yes, there will be vegetarian and non vegetarian food available for purchase from a selection of food stalls.

Do I have to pay for anything once I enter the event?

Not if you don’t want to.

Are there souvenirs for purchase?

No. But there might be stalls selling arts and crafts stuff.

Are there any wine talks/seminars at the event?

Yes. We will have be wine education/appreciation sessions by experts and will screen wine videos. Sessions are free and seats are limited.

Is smoking allowed?


What address should I use in my GPS to get to the venue?

Indraprastha Hall, Senapati Bapad Road, Pune 411016.

What do I wear?

Casual, comforable clothes.

I want to volunteer. Where can I find more information?

Great, we love volunteers! Please send an email with your name, age, gender, language proficiency and hours you are willing to work on either one or both days.

I am part of the media. Where can I find more info?

Great! Please contact Shankar on +918806005050 or email at

Something we missed?

Feel free to email with any questions not covered above.

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