Garden Route Events

Knysna Literary Festival 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 17 Mar 2016 - 20 Mar 2016
Address: Conrad Pezula Hotel Resort , Knysna, South Africa
Knysna is a favourite tourist destination along the popular Garden Route and is home to the annually held Knysna Literary Festival. This four-day event is a celebration of South Africa's rich literary heritage and hosts a handpicked selection of South African authors and globally-renowned novelists. The seventh
Sedgefield Slow Festival 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 24 Mar 2016 - 27 Mar 2016
Address: Sedgefield, South Africa
The town of Sedgefield is known for its slow-paced lifestyle and is South Africa's only official Cittaslow town. For those who aren't in the know, Cittaslow is an international movement that rejects fast paced city living for a more fulfilling quality of life in slow moving towns, and encourages residents to make time
The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 6 May 2016 - 8 May 2016
Address: The Waterfront Knysna Quays, Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa
The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb will take place for its seventh year running from 6 - 8 May 2016 at the Knysna Waterfront Quays. This annual hillclimb celebrates the love of motor sport and all things automotive. Whether you are a self-proclaimed petrol head, a speed freak or looking for a thrilling time – you will
Wilderness Cheese and Wine Festival 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 13 May 2016 - 15 May 2016
Address: Wilderness Hotel , George Road , Wilderness , South Africa
The Wilderness Wine and Cheese Festival, formerly known as the Vodacom Wine and Cheese Festival, makes its return to the South Cape village for a three-day extravaganza of wine tasting, cheese tasting, and good music by local musicians. This year marks the thirteenth annual festival and promises to be bigger and better
Knysna Cycle Tour 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 1 Jul 2016 - 3 Jul 2016
Address: Knysna Oyster Festival Grounds, Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa
The Knysna Cycle Tour takes place every year in July at the sleepy Garden Route town of Knysna. The cycle tour, which is an off-shoot of the Knysna Oyster Festival, takes place over two days with events for both road and mountain enthusiasts of all fitness levels. In 2015, the event runs from the
Momentum Knysna Forest Marathon 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 9 Jul 2016 - 9 Jul 2016
Address: Fisher Haven, Vigilance Drive, Knysna , South Africa
The Knysna Forest Marathon is a beautiful yet challenging race that attracts thousands of athletes and running enthusiasts each year. What makes it such a popular sporting event is its unique route, it is one of the few races in the world that takes place in a forest. The race forms part of the Knysna Oyster Festival
Pick n Pay Women's Walk Knysna 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 10 Jul 2016 - 10 Jul 2016
Address: Knysna Oyster Festival Grounds, Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa
The Pick n Pay Women’s Walk is a series of 5km fun walks which take place across South Africa and are open to men, women and children of all ages. The aim of the Pick n Pay Women’s Walks is to raise awareness around breast cancer and also to raise funds for the PinkDrive. The next scheduled walk is talking
The Strawberry Festival presented by Ola 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 1 Oct 2016 - 2 Oct 2016
Address: Redberry Farm, Geelhoutboom Road, Blanco, George, South Africa
Don’t miss the Strawberry Festival presented by Ola at Redberry Farm in George from 1-2 October 2016. The festival promises a perfect day out with the family in the fresh farm air with the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop. The lifestyle programme offers live music with headline act Jesse
The Sasfin Plett Wine and Bubbly Festival 2016
This Event Has Passed Date: 8 Oct 2016 - 9 Oct 2016
Address: Central Beach , Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Following its success in recent years, The Sasfin Wine and Bubbly Festival is back to celebrate the region's finest selection of wine and bubbly. The event will take place on Saturday 8 October to Sunday 9 October 2016 at the Plettenberg Central Beach. Visitors can exchange with winemakers, sample local wines and
TransCape MTB 2017
This Event Has Passed Date: 5 Feb 2017 - 11 Feb 2017
Address: Knysna, Garden Route, South Africa
The TransCape MTB is an iconic seven-day South African mountain biking journey over 675km taking 130 intrepid adventurers over seven incredible stages and 12 000m of vertical ascent from the picturesque Garden Route town of Knysna to Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands. It’s an all-inclusive, unforgettable luxury