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It’s a Four Course Affair with Visa Wellington On a Plate

It’s a Four Course Affair with Visa Wellington On a Plate

Advance tickets available through Visa Entertainment

Wellington, New Zealand, 7 June 2013 – Visa Entertainment is giving food-lovers an exclusive opportunity to buy the first tickets to the highly anticipated and incredibly scrumptious Visa Wellington On a Plate culinary festival on 17 June, before tickets go on sale to the general public on 19 June.

After three years supporting the festival, Visa has returned for the fourth time as the principal sponsor of Visa Wellington On a Plate, ensuring Wellington’s bustling food and beverage industry continues to get international exposure and diners can enjoy mouth-watering meals and drinks.

Caroline Ada, Visa Country Manager New Zealand and South Pacific, says it’s been a pleasure watching the culinary festival expand during the last three years and the calibre of events and the restaurants taking part are now truly world-class.

“Each year the creativity and diversity of the Wellington hospitality scene grows and the festival continues to attract more people from outside the region. We’re delighted to give our cardholders the opportunity to get their hands on tickets ahead of the general sale and secure their place at what’s become a must-attend event for all food lovers,” says Caroline.

The Visa Wellington On a Plate festival is designed to build culinary tourism and promote Wellington as an international food destination. Visa is committed to supporting the tourism industry in attracting international visitors to New Zealand and would like to acknowledge the tremendous work of Positively Wellington Tourism and Grow Wellington to create the festival and showcase the city’s top chefs, restaurants and food and beverage producers.

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Tickets go on sale for Visa Wellington On a Plate in the Visa Entertainment exclusive pre-sale at 12pm Monday June 17, until 12 pm Wednesday 19 June, before going on general release. To purchase your tickets, visit

Visa Entertainment offers all Visa Credit, Debit and Prepaid cardholders some of the world's best entertainment offers including exclusive concert and theatre ticket presales, film screenings and promotions, plus opportunities to win money-can’t-buy entertainment prizes. Visa cardholders can sign up for free at

Visa Wellington on a Plate presale is the latest in a host of offerings from Visa Entertainment, including ticket presales for Warhol: Immortal, Rihanna, Aerosmith, Coldplay, Lady Gaga, Ronan Keating, Meat Loaf, Walking with Dinosaurs, Bon Jovi, John Mayer, Pearl Jam, Simon and Garfunkel and The Rolling Stones.

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