16 & 17 July Franschhoek Bastille Day Festival
This annual event is held in the Franschhoek wine valley , 30 minutes from Cape Town. A day filled with activities for both adults and children . Wine tasting and fantastic local foods with a French flavour to it all.
Festival starts 12h00 finishes 17h00 daily .
Steam Train Day trip departing Cape Town to Spier Wine Estate Stellenbosch 07 Agust & 04 Sepetember.
Travel in a 1922 vintage coach and visit one of South Africa’s oldest wine estates, Spier.
Departs Cape Town 09h30 and return 16h50.
Enjoy lunch and winetasting on the estate . Cost R500 adult , child R400
West Coast Flower Season mid August through to Sepatember
Take a drive up to the West Coast National Park to witness the spectacle of the spring flowers. The park is 1 hours drive from Cape Town .
Hermanus Whale Festival 30 September to 02 October 2016
Visit the characteristic seaside town of Hermanus 1 1/2 hours drive from Cape Town during the Whale Festival when they put this magnificent creature under the spotlight.
End November to April Summer Concerts
Every Sunday afternoon outdoor concerts are held in the historical Botanical Gardens at Kirstenbosch.
The concerts are held on the magnificent outdoor lawns and feature local South African acts from Jazz , R&B, Rock, classical and many other.