The Old Vine Festival
A cultural, culinary, and enological nod to the 450 year-old Guinness record holder, the oldest grapevine on earth.
The world’s oldest grapevine is the pride of Maribor and Štajerska
Come one, come all to these evenings of wining and dining, replete with concerts, a bustling market of attractive local produce and products, a traditional rafter’s baptism, and countless fall activities in Maribor and its surroundings.
The city will be abuzz leading up to the ceremonious harvesting of the oldest grapevine on the planet, as Maribor celebrates the very symbol of Slovenian winemaking. Come check out the events, mingle, snack, sip, and party to your heart’s content!