Cessnock STOMP Festival

Cessnock STOMP Festival 2022

STOMP THE DATE – 30th October 2022

Cessnock STOMP Festival is BACK and we are super excited and looking forward to this years Festival.

The festival team are working to bring a STOMP back with a bang. Over the years the festival has grown and is such an amazing event for the entire family.

Planning is well underway and we look forward to updating you as we stomp closer to the event.

Be sure you like the Cessnock STOMP Festival facebook page to keep up to date with all the exciting information.



What is The Cessnock STOMP Festival?

Over 600 meters of festival fun….it is the Hunter Valleys BIGGEST Street Party……OH…..and it is FREE entry.

What might you see at the festival? With over 600 meters of fun including local businesses, wineries, breweries, distilleries, food, kids rides, grape stomping, markets, local produce, music and other entertainment…it truly is a stomping grape time.

The Cessnock STOMP Festival is a must-see event themed around Food, Wine and Community that creates an event that engages locals as well as supports local businesses opening their doors to trade on the day, bridging the divide between the Cessnock and Pokolbin regions.

The event brings economic benefits to our members and local businesses and showcases what unique offerings we have in the Cessnock Local Government Area. This event often provides support for businesses and delivers an event to recover from external conductions such as COVID, drought, bushfire, and shutdowns.

What might you see at the Cessnock STOMP Festival…..

Grape Stomping…. have you ever stomped on grapes before? Well the Cessnock STOMP Festival is the place to go. 2 minutes stomping on grapes until you can’t stomp no more. Tickets on sale soon….

Local Businesses….. with over 600 meters of festival on the doorstep of local businesses, you are going to find a bairgin. Be sure to check out and support the local businesses of Cessnock.

Wine/Beer/and MORE…..  at this years festival we have a wide range of amazing Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries for you to taste and enjoy. You will be to taste local wines, enjoy a local brew and try a local vodka….you can even buy some to take home.

Food….. at the festival you will find a range of delicious food, from cafes, restaurants, food trucks and more….. there is something for everyone.

Markets….. there will be over 80 markets stalls as this years festival with a range of local and further a field of produce, clothing, giftwares and more…..

Kids Zone….. the festival is a family friendly event with something for everyone. The 2022 festival will have a HUGE kids zone with jumping castles, games, face painting and more……the little ones will also have a stomping grape time.

Entertainment…..  the main stage and community stage will be full of entertainment right throughout the day. Music, dancing, displays and more



Family Corner…… the festival is a fun filled day and there is something for all ages, the family corner is a chillout area where you can relax and unwind. Take in the music happening on stage, lets the little ones play some games, enjoy a cup of local coffee and relax.




The Cessnock STOMP Festival is located in the heart of the Cessnock CBD with a range of accomodation near by. Below is a list of accommodation places:

Walking Distance to the Festival…..

  • Wine Country Motor Inn

  • Vine Valley Inn

  • Cessnock Motel

  • Cumberland Motor Inn

Not too far away……..

  • Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

  • Cessnock Vintage Motor Inn

  • Mercure Hunter Valley Gardens

  • Hunter Valley Motel

  • Voco Kirkton Park

  • Harrigans Irish Pub

  • Potters Resort


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Contact Us

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at info@cessnockchamber.com.au