Immerse yourself in the world of premium sparkling wines

Gerhild Burkard

Event Organiser

Celebrate this special anniversary with us!

World-class sparkling wines in a unique location

The 5zh International Sparkling Festival in Mainz, Germany is the world's leading trade fair for the art of sparkling wine and brings together over 60 outstanding wineries from 12 different countries. With more than 190 first-class sparkling wines from the premium segment, this concentration of top sparkling wines is unique and makes the event an unrivalled highlight in Europe.

...what you can expect

Enjoyment in a very special style

Dive into the realm of top German producers renowned for their globally acclaimed sparkling wines. Indulge in a tantalizing array of offerings, from the elegance of Champagne to Italian classics like Franciacorta and Trentodoc. Explore the vibrancy of Austrian and Spanish sparkling wines, the allure of Argentine gems, and the sophistication of English, Californian, South African, and Portuguese sparklers. Delight in the finesse of Crémants from France and Luxembourg, and uncover sparkling treasures from Slovenia, the Netherlands, Belgium. Join us as international winemakers proudly showcase the captivating diversity of sparkling wines from around the globe.

The quintessence of sparkling diversity

Discover a world of exclusivity at our event, where every showcased wine belongs to the elite top segment. Immerse yourself in the essence of tradition with sparkling wines crafted using the “Traditional Method or Méthode Ancestrale/Pét-Nats. Prepare for an unparalleled tasting journey as you savor the diverse global expressions of sparkling wines, all gathered in one extraordinary location. Experience an incomparable taste experience of the worldwide facets of sparkling wines in one place.

Side events for the Sparkling Festival

Elevate your festival experience with our exclusive side events at the International Sparkling Festival! Immerse yourself in a world of sparkling moments at our sparkling wine party, where you’ll savor exquisite bubbles in a truly unique atmosphere. wines. Interested in delving deeper into the world of sparkling wine production? Reserve your spot at the Sparkling Wine Conference, taking place the following day on November 4th at the same location. Expand your knowledge and expertise in the art of crafting sparkling wines.

These additional side events provide the perfect opportunity to enhance your festival journey and create unforgettable memories alongside our main attractions. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this unparalleled festival experience. Tickets available from May 2024 for both trade visitors and sparkling wine enthusiasts alike.

Planned program

10:30h to 15:00h Admission exclusively for trade visitors from the wine industry. Access is subject to proof and prior registration!

10:30h- 12:00h

Rarities Champagne Masterclass with Mathieu Kauffmann, winemaker and Gerhild Burkard, Champagne ambassador - only for trade visitors with a separate ticket - limited

11:30h- 15:00h

International Sparkling Festival Admission to the tating zone - for trade visitors only

Additional Masterclasses:

  • Masterclass Austria Sparkling Wine*, moderated by Hannes Harkamp
  • Masterclass Cap Classique South Africa*, moderated by Petra Mayer
  • Masterclass German Sparkling Wine - moderated by "Verband Sektmacher"

15.00h- 18:00h

International Sparkling Festival Admission for sparkling lovers

Early bird ticket: 69€ until September 15, 2024
from September 16, 79€

Participate in the symposium

Would you like to deepen your knowledge of sparkling wine production? Then secure your place today for the International Sparkling Wine Symposium on 4 November at the same location.

Discover the secrets and innovations of sparkling wine production at first hand.


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Visit the Jubilee Sparkling Festival

Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this unique festival. We look forward to the 5th International Sparkling Festival together with you.

Tickets from May 2024 for trade visitors and sparkling wine fans.


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