The villages are bustling, the locals are working their butts off to ensure they live up to their rep as an extremely hospitable lot, and the festivities have begun!
Join us…there is so much to choose from! Festivals, #LiveMusic, comedy, dog shows and, for the sports people (and those who love to watch it), the Walker Bay Xtreme – a marathon of an event.
Soak up the last of the summer sunshine and see the golden onset of Autumn. It is breathtakingly beautiful in the Overberg at the moment!
Take a road trip, look out for rainbows and enjoy some time out doing some of these things:
This annual end of harvest festival is a weekend celebrating exceptional cool climate wine, delicious country fare and outdoor entertainment.
Meet the winemakers and discover the distinctive personality of the vineyard. Eat, drink and be merry!
Read these excellent tips about attending wine festivals, which includes appointing a designated driver!!
Participating wine farms this year are:
Almenkerk Wine Estate
Arumdale Cool Climate Wines
Charles Fox Cap Classique Wine Estate
Elgin Ridge Wines
Hannay Wines and Custom Crush Winery
Highlands Road Wines
Iona Wines Elgin
Paul Cluver Wines
Paul Wallace Wines and Guest Cottages
Shannon Vineyards & Wine
South Hill Vineyards
Tickets, tasting glasses and festival programmes are to be collected at Peregrine Farm Stall prior to visiting any of the farms. R160 pp. U18 free if accompanied by adult.
Well this is certainly going to be a festival of note! Take a look at all the events and adventures the people of Pringle Bay have put together for you to do.
This will be great fun for the whole family. An outstanding line-up of live music, an art route, kids corner, dog show and, for that Overberg touch, a real country church fete, country market and Sokkie dance!
Many of the restaurants and shops have specials and darling Dowwe Dolle is performing on Sunday night.
Here are the programmes:
This annual event comprises of 12 different events that test skill, strength and stamina. Sports men and women come to swim, kayak, run, ride, paddle…to test themselves in Hermanus on the Cape Whale Coast.
Many of the activities take place in and around the Old Harbour so spectators can watch as these athletes test their mettle.
These are the events – and there is a Pirate Fun Walk for the not so fit J
- BLUE MOUNTAIN XTREME
- BLUE WATER XTREME
- CLIFFPATH XTREME
- HI-TEC XTREME PIRATE FUN WALK
- STRONGMAN XTREME
- OLD HARBOUR XTREME
- OPEN WATER XTREME
- SEAGULL XTREME
- SEA & SAND XTREME
- TOUGH MOTHER XTREME
- URBAN XTREME
- WALKERBAY XTREME
Yes there is loads of it so be sure to bring your glad rags!
There is a whole lot more…farmers markets, alien hacks, hikes, wine tasting…click here to look at our full calendar of events in the Overberg.