Where is vendimia?
Fiesta Nacional de la Vendimia (The Grape Harvest National Festival) takes place annually in Mendoza City, Argentina. It is one of the most important festivals in the country, attracting large numbers of tourists to the region. It is a celebration of wine and the winemaking industry.
Why is Fiesta de la vendimia celebrated?
It celebrates the kick off of the Mendoza grape harvest season, dating back as early as the 17th century. Vendimia has several events in the months leading up to the main event in early March.
What is the grape harvest festival Chile?
This festival is called Vendimia. It usually takes place in March or April (which is Chilean autumn), and the festival season lasts several weeks, as it takes place each week in a different town that produces wine.