upcoming events 

Wednesday Live Music Evenings at Neethlingshof

Neethlingshof Wine Garden Live Music Wednesdays run throughout the summer season from October to March every Wednesday.

Benguela Cove Pop-Up Restaurant Opening

The wait is over. Be the first to experience our new menu.

#FindYourSpot with PLACE IN THE SUN and Col’Cacchio

The annual Col’Cacchio’s pizzeria Celebrity Chef Series is running nationwide from November 2016 to March 2017.

Unwind with a picnic under the oaks at Grande Provence

Relax under majestic oaks with a rustic summer picnic in true French style at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek.

Sunday Feasts at Catharina's Restaurant

Sunday Lunch at Catharina's Restaurant is a wonderful affair. Enjoy an opulent 3 course buffet featuring assorted salads, cured meats, smoked salmon as well as a full carvery with all the accompaniments.

La Motte Exhibition - A Tribute to the life and work of Jacob Hendrik Pierneef

The exhibition - A Tribute to the life and work of Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (1886-1957) The year 2017 has special significance for the La Motte Museum as it marks 60 years since the death of celebrated South African artist Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (1886-1957).

Lazy Sundays at Benguela Cove

Dine on lunch while Piano Ben serenades your heart strings. A day in leisure and blissful tunes is a sure way to prepare you for the week ahead.

Tour and Taste the Harvest at La Motte

The energy of harvest time in the Winelands is infectious and La Motte wine estate in the Franschhoek Valley invites guests to join in the excitement with a special Harvest Tour and Tasting, presented for the duration of the 2017 harvest.

Lunch Special at Catharina's Restaurant

Catharina's has launched a value-for-money 2 or 3 course lunch special with 2 choices per course. As a starter, choose between Chicken Caesar Salad or Mushroom Risotto.

Indulge in a Feast for the Senses with a Taste of Blaauwklippen

Summer time in South Africa is all about revelling in the incredible things life has to offer; sun filled days spent indulging in tasty treats and wonderful activities with our loved ones. We’re always searching for the ideal time, to make the most of summer.

Marianne Summer Picnics

Marianne Wine Estate are offering an unforgettable experience with romantic picnics on the lawns. Find a spot on our Estate lawns with a spectacular picnic basket and enjoy the exceptional views.

Diploma Module 3

Step into the international world of wine and broaden your international wine knowledge. Four modules consisting of 7 lectures each. This 2 year course details the wine regions of the Old and New World with relevant subject tastings. The Diploma Module 1 wine course is a pre-requisite to attend.

Steenberg March Spa Special

Invigorate Treatment: This treatment starts with a back and neck exfoliation followed by a muscle releasing massage, melting away the tension.

Ernie Els 7th Annual Harvest Classic - FULLY BOOKED!

Fun competitions to raise funds for Els for Autism, South Africa

FNB Eastern Cape Wine Show - East London

The 3rd FNB Eastern Cape Wine Show takes place at Hemingways, East London, on Thursday and Friday 30 and 31 March 2017.

Treasure Chest Wine Show

Treasure Chest, a Proudly South African endorsed wine showcase will introduce sommeliers, retailers, wine buyers, the hospitality industry and the wine-loving public of Bloemfontein to the crème of South Africa’s most exciting black owned wine brands.

Uitkyk Wine Route Dining with Chef Craig Cormack

Wine Route Dining takes place every month as we take you on a journey to some of our fantastic wine farm settings and spoil you for an evening of great dining and wine!

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd. Book your seat NOW!Limited seating available:12pm on Fri 31 Mar, Sat 01 Apr & Sun 02 Apr.

Cluver Family Harvest Day

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a wholesome family friendly festival at the Cluver Family Harvest Day, which takes place on Saturday, 1 April (11am to 4pm).

The Grand White Johannesburg 2017

There is no goal except spending an extraordinary afternoon and evening together with friends and family — at a secret location dressed all in white with a touch of green!

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd. Book your seat NOW!Limited seating available:12pm on Fri 31 Mar, Sat 01 Apr & Sun 02 Apr.

The Saturday Family Run @ Vergenoegd

The Family Run is hosted by Vergenoegd every Saturday morning! This is a fun event and the route is suitable for young and old, slow and fast, routed through the Estate vineyards.

The Saturday Market @ Vergenoegd

Come rain or sunshine, we will be hosting what is set to be one of the most popular markets in Stellenbosch.

The South African Wine Course - Johannesburg

Introduction to the wonders of South African wine – for everyone who wants to learn more about this fascinating subject! Wine knowledge is an asset whether you are pursuing a hobby or enhancing your knowledge for a career. Students attending classes receive a course manual and a set of 4 wine tasting glasses in a carry pack.

Top of the Hill Fun Walk

Join us on this relaxing Fun Walk on the farm, to the oldest existing Pinotage block in the world!

Sunday Music Picnics at Boschendal

Fancy something a bit different for a Sunday? Bored of making that roast and doing those dishes? Yes? So come and chill out with a gorgeous picnic and listen to some of the best muso’s in South Africa as they get their groove on at Boschendal.

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd

The Harvest Table at Vergenoegd. Book your seat NOW!Limited seating available:12pm on Fri 31 Mar, Sat 01 Apr & Sun 02 Apr.

La Motte’s Pierneef Experience – a special way of enjoying the finer things in life!

Always innovative when it comes to ways in which to share its passions, Franschhoek-based La Motte Wine Estate is announcing a new addition to its offering, the Pierneef Experience.

Boschendal and HQ fine dining event

Join us on the 5th of April for Fine Wining at HQ! A night of elegant simplicity and dining excellence.

Grenache Masterclass with David Sadie

Join Grenache Maestro David Sadie for an Unforgettable Masterclass.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

FNB Mpumalanga Wine Show

The 8th FNB Mpumalanga Wine Show takes place at the Emnotweni Arena on Thursday and Friday 6 and 7 April 2017.

One night with Billecart Salmon

Nobu’s Head Chef, Harold Hurtada, and anumber of iconic Champagne Houses arejoining forces to launch the exclusive NobuChampagne Dinner Series.

Diploma Module 1

Step into the international world of wine and broaden your international wine knowledge. Four modules consisting of 7 lectures each.

Harvest Fun Run at Neethlingshof

Join us for our Festive Harvest Fun Run on the beautiful Neethlingshof Grounds. Start with an untimed 5km fun run and end with tasting wines from selected estates, barrel tasting, various food options and live music entertainment.

The Grand White Pretoria 2017

There is no goal except spending an extraordinary afternoon and evening together with friends and family — at a secret location dressed all in white with a touch of green!

The Saturday Family Run @ Vergenoegd

The Family Run is hosted by Vergenoegd every Saturday morning! This is a fun event and the route is suitable for young and old, slow and fast, routed through the Estate vineyards.

The Saturday Market @ Vergenoegd

Come rain or sunshine, we will be hosting what is set to be one of the most popular markets in Stellenbosch.

Pinot Noir Festival

On 9 April, from 2 to 5pm, wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts will discover top South African Pinot Noirs at the Vineyard Hotel’s ever popular Pinot Noir Festival.

The Magic of Chenin & All That Jazz

Celebrate the magic of Chenin Blanc under a full moon at The Grand Africa Cafe & Beach on 11 April!

6 things to do at Spier on Easter weekend

Make your Easter a memorable one this year by visiting Spier wine farm in the heart of the Cape Winelands.There is plenty of choice when planning a day or two at Spier. Guests can picnic on the lawns next to the river under shady trees, or enjoy wholesome food fresh from the farm at Eight Restaurant.

Best sunset in Hermanus this Easter

This Easter weekend head to Benguela Cove for the ultimate sunset and sundowners experience. On Good Friday and Easter Sunday, we are open from 10h00 - 19h00 and from 14h00 Guy Feldman will be rocking the tasting room.

Boschendal Farm - Easter treats in store

Always something new and exciting and different down on Boschendal Farm, and April holds some real treats in store.

The Saturday Family Run @ Vergenoegd

The Family Run is hosted by Vergenoegd every Saturday morning! This is a fun event and the route is suitable for young and old, slow and fast, routed through the Estate vineyards.

The Saturday Market @ Vergenoegd

Come rain or sunshine, we will be hosting what is set to be one of the most popular markets in Stellenbosch.

Best sunset in Hermanus this Easter

This Easter weekend head to Benguela Cove for the ultimate sunset and sundowners experience. On Good Friday and Easter Sunday, we are open from 10h00 - 19h00 and from 14h00 Guy Feldman will be rocking the tasting room.

Boschendal Farm - Easter treats in store

Always something new and exciting and different down on Boschendal Farm, and April holds some real treats in store.

Easter Lunch at Jordan Wine Estate

Make your Easter a memorable one this year by visiting The Bakery at Jordan Wine Estate in the heart of the Cape Winelands. Join us for a family feast, with a variety of delicious foods to choose from.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Faulty Wine Tasting

The Cape Wine Academy offers a Faulty wine tasting in conjunction with Prof Wessel Du Toit. This tasting teaches you to identify faults you can see, smell and taste.

Bot River Barrels & Beards Festival 2017

Harvest brings bonhomie and beards back to Bot River.

Pinotage & Biltong Festival

Indulge in two of SA’s favourite delicacies on Saturday, 22 April and Sunday, 23 April 2017 at the annual Pinotage & Biltong Festival, which takes place at L’Avenir Wine Estate just outside Stellenbosch from 11h00-17h00.

The Saturday Family Run @ Vergenoegd

The Family Run is hosted by Vergenoegd every Saturday morning! This is a fun event and the route is suitable for young and old, slow and fast, routed through the Estate vineyards.

The Saturday Market @ Vergenoegd

Come rain or sunshine, we will be hosting what is set to be one of the most popular markets in Stellenbosch.

Monark Live at The Franschhoek Cellar

Come enjoy their live show with us on the 23rd of April whilst sipping on delicious wine.

South African Cheese Festival

What can be more delicious and diverse than cheese? On a platter, in your favourite dish, on a cracker or just a chunk off a big block of flavoursome matured cheese!

Taste of Darling

The Taste of Darling is all about exploring Darling. There is no set venue, but rather a stroll through our quint little village will offer you something to see, to do, to taste and to listen to all around.

The Grand White Durban 2017

There is no goal except spending an extraordinary afternoon and evening together with friends and family — at a secret location dressed all in white with a touch of green!

The Saturday Family Run @ Vergenoegd

The Family Run is hosted by Vergenoegd every Saturday morning! This is a fun event and the route is suitable for young and old, slow and fast, routed through the Estate vineyards.

The Saturday Market @ Vergenoegd

Come rain or sunshine, we will be hosting what is set to be one of the most popular markets in Stellenbosch.

Fun Day at Lakeside Lodge & Spa

Create your fabulous swimming hat and tale a 200m swim in the late. All proceeds will go towards the Pink Loerie Foundation.

Groote Post 2017 Country Market

An Idyllic Country Market nestled in the hills around the beautiful town of Darling, a perfect little trip away from the hustle and bustle of Cape Town, only 45 minutes away.

The Queens of Wigstock

Lakeside Lodge & Spa and The Pink Loerie is hosting the drag show, The Queens of Wigstock..

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Wine Ambassador Golf Day

Join us for a fantastic day out starting off with bubbly, on course wine pairing, golf, halfway, post golf tasting stations, snacks, entertainment, dinner and the chance to book your table with the winemaker of your choice for the evening.

Gravel & Grape Extreme Mountain Bike Challenge

The third annual Gravel & Grape Extreme three-day MTB event is taking place from 5-7 May 2017. There are two different options for the different levels of riders for the 2017 Challenge.

Mushroom Foraging Weekend At Boschendal

Join us at our educational and entertaining weekend forage led by avid mushroom hunter Justin Williams as we delve into the forests on Boschendal to learn all about the magical world of mushrooms! Learn how to identify edible mushrooms and how to find them.

Riebeek Cellars Wild Olive Acoustic Stage

Stretch out on our lawn with a glass of Riebeek Cellars’ latest vintages and enjoy our jam-packed line-up including acoustic sets by Francois van Coke, Valliant Swart, Soetmelk, Marcia Moon, Mono.Pony and more…

Riebeek Valley Olive Festival 2017

The 17th annual Riebeek Valley Olive Festival takes place on 6 and 7 May 2017. This popular olive festival is for olive, food and wine enthusiasts and, while there are olives galore, this valley is about so much more. Come and explore what this beautiful valley has to offer.

Warehouse Sale

Amazing wines @ Amazing prices... Come and join us at our Warehouse sale

Front of House Course - 2 Days

This Front of House Course is designed to set a standard in the wine industry regarding service and attitude towards tourists and potential customers.

The South African Wine Course

Introduction to the wonders of South African wine – for everyone who wants to learn more about this fascinating subject! Wine knowledge is an asset whether you are pursuing a hobby or enhancing your knowledge for a career. Students attending classes receive a course manual and a set of 4 wine tasting glasses in a carry pack.

27th Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival 2017

The month of May means it’s time to toast the 27th Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival taking place at Summer Place in Hyde Park. South Africa’s most exclusive, longest running festival showcasing the Cape’s finest wineries takes place on May 16 & 17, this year.

Cheetah Outreach Trust Golf Day Fundraiser

Fundraiser for the conservation of cheetahs. Four-ball teams will be treated to half-way house refreshments, a buffet supper, great prizes and auction items, and a chance to meet one of our ambassador cheetahs.

USA Trade Tasting 2017

USA Trade Tasting (USATT) is an annual trade only event in New York City helping producers connect with wine, beer, spirits importers, distributors, retailers and press of USA.

Test your tastebuds for SAWTC in Joburg

The Gauteng leg of the South African Wine Tasting Championship.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Saturday Jazz Lunch in the Gallery at Grande Provence

Kick back and enjoy the up-tempo sounds of top South African jazz musicians and tuck into delicious harvest style 'farm to table’ platters at the laid back Saturday Jazz Lunch in The Gallery at Grande Provence on Saturday, 20 May 2017.

Experience Diemersfontein at Kievits Kroon

Kievits Kroon is bringing some of the Cape’s top wine estates to the Winelands in Gauteng!

Shiraz & Charcuterie at Anthonij Rupert

Don’t miss out on sampling some of SA’s finest Shiraz wines at this year’s Shiraz & Charcuterie at Anthonij Rupert Wyne in Franschhoek on Saturday, 27 May (12pm to 5pm). A selection of delicious charcuterie accompanying the Shiraz means the event is guaranteed to be a culinary match made in heaven.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Mushroom Foraging Weekend At Boschendal

Join us at our educational and entertaining weekend forage led by avid mushroom hunter Justin Williams as we delve into the forests on Boschendal to learn all about the magical world of mushrooms! Learn how to identify edible mushrooms and how to find them.

Mushroom Foraging Weekend At Boschendal

Join us at our educational and entertaining weekend forage led by avid mushroom hunter Justin Williams as we delve into the forests on Boschendal to learn all about the magical world of mushrooms! Learn how to identify edible mushrooms and how to find them.

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show Public Tasting - Cape Town

Taste South Africa’s top wines as judged at this year’s Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show, in an informal showcase environment.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show

Beverage Trade Network is pleased to announce the launch of the International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show (IBWSS) in San Francisco on July 26-27, 2017.IBWSS will give supermarkets, retailers, restaurants, wineries, distilleries and other buyers a premiere international platform to source bulk wine and spirits and meet private label suppliers.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

FNB Free State Wine Show

The 5th FNB Free State Wine Show takes place at Emoya Hotel & Spa on Thursday and Friday 3 and 4 August 2017.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

SIMEI@drinktec 2017

SIMEI, organized by the Unione Italiana Vini Società Cooperative (UIV) has a long tradition. It has taken place in Milan since 1963 and is considered the world's leading trade fair for wine technology.

The Nederburg Auction 2017

The Nederburg Auction takes place in the heart of Paarl’s wine valley, amid vineyard views and beautiful historic buildings that date back to 1800. This is where wine connoisseurs and South Africa’s icon wine producers meet to partake in and celebrate wines marked for their quality, rarity and authenticity.

The Business of Wine and Food Tourism Conference 2017

The 2nd Business of Food and Wine Tourism Conference will take place at The Vineyard Hotel in Cape Town on 19 and 20 September 2017. The theme this year is “Aiming for Excellence”.

Winter Wednesday Live Music at Neethlingshof

Keep warm and entertained this winter season at Neethlingshof. We offer the perfect mid-week break to ‘wine’ down, relax and recharge. While warming up in front of our fireplace, enjoy the live music performed by popular acoustic guitarists entertaining you with sounds of folk, rock and more on selected Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm duri

RMB WineX

RMB WineX holds a 17 year tradition of bringing the greatest range of prestigious wines to the Jozi hub. Join in the celebration of what’s hot in the wine world with award-winning winemakers and celebrities; expand wine horizons with launches and Table Talk Pop-Up tastings.

FNB Eastern Cape Wine Show - Port Elizabeth

The third FNB Eastern Cape Wine Show takes place at the Boardwalk Convention Centre on Thursday and Friday 23 and 24 November 2017.