VinOPERA – musical event with unlimited wine tasting at Castel Mimi, the first castle in Moldova which was founded in 1893 by the last governor of Bessarabia – Constantin Mimi. This place is recognized as the guest card of Moldova, one of the most important tourist attractions in the country, which has managed to gather guests from over 100 countries around the world. At the same time, Castel Mimi is in the Top 15 of the most beautiful architectural masterpieces in the world of wine.
The aim of this large event is to promote classical music, to encourage artists, to cultivate in people a love for art and beauty, for Moldova and its traditions, to capitalize on places of cultural importance and to encourage tourism in the country.
The “VinOPERA” has become a tradition and will be organized every year in the first week of September, under the open sky, and wine and music will make a perfect blend for a cultural evening.
The first edition of the “VinOPERA” event was on September 6, 2019, unfortunately the 2020 edition was not possible because of the pandemic evolution in the country, and in 2021 the event took place on September 4.
This year, they welcomed around 1000 visitors who were physically present (although they have the possibility to receive 4000 people at the same time, but to ensure all safety conditions, they limited the number of people on the spot; the health of their visitors and staff is at the foreground). As for online views, they were over 600,000.
Through the course of the event, they highlighted the ecological problem related to the reckless use of plastic. Plastic is not used at the event; through this VinOPERA communicate and educate care for the environment.
They also organize wine tastings educating the responsible consumption of alcoholic products.
By involving the human resources in the region, it contributes to the socio-economic development of the region. Also, with its international character, the elevation of Moldova in the international rating of tourist and educational attractiveness is pursued. They promote a responsible and balanced consumption of quality wines.
At VinOPERA you will enjoy music and wine in an elegant picnic atmosphere on the green grass that will give off the warmth of the sun accumulated during the day.