Southern Africa Events

The Cathedral Peak Challenge
Date: 1 Jun 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
Address: Cathedral Peak Hotel, Drakensberg,
Christiaan Greyling Sets the Pace at The Cathedral Peak Challenge All good stories have an adventure at their core. Conceptualised by the owner of the Cathedral Peak Hotel, William Van Der Riet, the Cathedral Peak Challenge is not a call to beat or overcome the mountain; it is an invitation to reconnect with the
The Delheim Jazz & Cheese Fondue Series
Date: 24 Jun 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
Address: Delheim Wines, Stellenbosch,
The Delheim Jazz & Cheese Fondue series plays an exciting new tune in the Stellenbosch Winelands this year thanks to the announcement of a collaboration with the Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA) and Jazz in the Native Yards. All jazzed up, this renowned winter indulgence of cheesy delight, wine and live jazz performances
Poetry in McGregor Festival
Date: 24 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
Address: McGregor, South Africa
The sixth Poetry in McGregor Festival 2018 will be held over the weekend of August 24-26. The festival organisers (The MAC Project) are happy to announce that more than 160 poets will be participating at various unique venues in McGregor over the festival weekend. Some of the well-known poets that will be featured are
VodkaFest Cape Town
Date: 25 Aug 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
Address: Hillcrest Quarry, Durbanville,
A premiere Vodka festival will be taking place on the 25th August 2018 at the Hillcrest Quarry in Durbanville. Vodka has proven to be a good companion for meaningful conversations and a lot of fun. Organisers Mike Crawford and Denise Barnes says: “We are creating an event to celebrate this audacious tasting drink
Mercury Wine Week 2018
Date: 29 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Address: Sibaya Casino, 1 Sibaya Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, South Africa
South Africa’s oldest wine event, the renowned Mercury Wine Week, which takes place this year from Wednesday 29 to Friday 31 August 2018, is celebrating 40 years of migrating the country’s premier wine estates from the Cape to Durban every winter. To commemorate the milestone, the event which is a highlight on
Tekkiefees 2018
Date: 31 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Address: Vereeniging Gimnasium, De Villiers Avenue, 1939, Vereeniging, South Africa
Tekkiefees is held on the grounds of the Vereeniging Gimnasium. It is a two day event, with a huge beer garden, a merry-go-round, 'braai area', plenty of stalls and a fantastic line-up of artists. The event starts at 16:00 on Friday, 31 August and runs until late on Saturday, 1 September.  Starting at
Durban Bierfest 2018
Date: 31 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Address: Sibaya Casino and Entertainment World, 1 Sibaya Drive, Durban, South Africa
South Africa's biggest beer festival, Bierfest, promises a 2018 event which is bound to top previous years! New additions include a massive 4000-seater Bavarian Brauhaus adorned with authentic adornments straight off the streets of Germany, Bierfest Durban will be back from 31 August - 1
De Krans Blossom Festival
Date: 1 Sep 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
Address: De Krans Wine Cellar, Calitzdorp,
Make your way to De Krans Wine Cellar in Calitzdorp for the annual Blossom Festival which takes place over the weekend of the 1st and 2nd of September. This time of the year the fruit trees, in particular the apricot and peach trees, are in full bloom and it is truly a sight to behold. The Spring blossoms traditionally
Steenberg Spring Day Trail Run
Date: 1 Sep 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Address: Steenberg Vineyards, Constantia,
Join Steenberg Vineyards in raising a glass of Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc to spring at their 6th annual Trail Run that winds its way through undulating Constantia vines on Saturday, 1 September 2018. The Steenberg Spring Trail Run takes you on a 5km or 10km loop to run or walk amidst the budding vineyards. All participants
Stellenbosch Hills Local is Lekker Biltong & Wine Pairing
Date: 1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
Address: Stellenbosch Hills, Cnr R310 & Vlottenburg Road, Stellenbosch,
September is "sister"-time at Stellenbosch Hills. To celebrate Heritage Month this year, the popular winery has tweaked its famous Local-is-Lekker Biltong & Wine Pairing at its cellar – for a limited time only – to also feature a most traditional confection: The koe(k)sister. The quintessential South

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