upcoming events 

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).

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.

Diverse & opulent winter menu sizzles at Grande Provence

Experience the opulence of diverse cuisine styles and savour perfection on a plate with the sizzling hot winter menu at The Restaurant at Grande Provence in Franschhoek.

Cavalli Gallery presents: Lady Garden | A Group Exhibition

What better time than Spring to celebrate, with tongue firmly in cheek, the bounty of mother nature, in all its guises and gendered dichotomies. Participating artists explore the natural world, highlighted and complicated by the themes of artistic representations of women and nature.  

Lady Garden at Cavalli

What better time than Spring to celebrate, with tongue firmly in cheek, the bounty of mother nature, in all its guises. Participating artists of the Lady Garden exhibition at Cavalli explore the myth of the ‘eternal feminine’, an expressive display opening on the 10th of September and running until the 3rd of December 2017.

Spring tasting at Spier

Our Tasting Room’s spring pairing celebrates the season with tasting portions made with ingredients sourced from our farm as well as nearby, trusted producers.

Bodega Restaurant White Asparagus & Chenin Blanc

October sees the start of of White Asparagus Season at Bodega Restaurant and this year Head Chef Carolize has created three delectable White Asparagus dishes, each beautifully paired with Chenin Blanc wines produces at Dornier.

The Haunting Murder Mystery Dinner

Come along to this unique murder mystery dinner, where you will be transported back in time to solve a heinous crime, thereby freeing poor dear Lucy from her torture.

Bonnievale Wines is calling you to wine on the river

CHILLING IN WINE COUNTRY: The annual Wine on the River festival takes place between Robertson and Bonnievale on the weekend of October 20.

Cape Winemakers Guild Tour & Tasting

Explore the site-specific vineyards and unique climatic attributes on a safari-style Land Rover whilst tasting the ultra-premium Jordan CWG wines.

Robertson Wine On The River

During the weekend of 20 - 22 October 2017, the banks of the Breede River on Goudmyn Farm will come alive with the valley’s esteemed winemakers, local chefs and producers.

Winemakers' Evening

Join us for a Winemakers' Evening with Bot River wine estates - Genevieve, Rivendell and Luddite.

Classical Music Concert Programme at La Motte

Inspired by La Motte’s owner Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, music lover and celebrated mezzo-soprano, monthly classical music concerts are presented in the beautiful La Motte historic cellar, where a sociable atmosphere enhances the finest performances.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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.

Steenberg Wineclub Event: How to pair food & wine - in the 21st century!

with Katinka van Niekerk - the First Lady of Food & Wine Pairing

Wine Cellar exclusive Raats tasting

Taste SA’s highest rated Bordeaux blend as well as brand new 2015 releases ... Wine Cellar’s Roland Peens and James Pietersen invite you to indulge in a tasting of SA’s highest rated Bordeaux blend, MR de Compostella, including the much-anticipated 2015 release.

Join Waterford Estate every Wednesday at Balboa for Ladies Night

All ladies will get in free of charge as well as receive complimentary tastings of Waterford wine.

RMB WineX

RMB WineX holds a 18 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 bespoke winemaker tastings.

Wine Cellar exclusive Raats tasting

Taste SA’s highest rated Bordeaux blend as well as brand new 2015 releases ... Wine Cellar’s Roland Peens and James Pietersen invite you to indulge in a tasting of SA’s highest rated Bordeaux blend, MR de Compostella, including the much-anticipated 2015 release.

4 Course Dinner at Terroir Restaurant with Waterford Wines

We invite you to join us for a 4 course dinner paired with Waterford Wines on Thursday, October 26th at Terroir Restaurant.

#waterfordsunsetsessions

We invite you to bring a picnic & join us for an evening of live music with your family & friends.

Cape Winemakers Guild Tour & Tasting

Explore the site-specific vineyards and unique climatic attributes on a safari-style Land Rover whilst tasting the ultra-premium Jordan CWG wines.

Fairview's Annual Goatshed Charity Dinner

Fairview Wine and Cheese Estate in Paarl will host its fourth annual Charity Dinner on 27 October 2017 at its restaurant, The Goatshed.

Anthonij Rupert Wyne Protea Party

Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for Anthonij Rupert Estate’s annual winelands celebration – the Protea Party – being held on Saturday, 28 October.

Art Franschhoek

The Franschhoek Valley has received international acclaim for the quality of its wine, the exceptional standard of its restaurants and its diverse and popular tourism offering. One of Franschhoek's attributes is its wonderful selection of art - to be seen in galleries, museums and craft venues.

Dirt Road Cycle Challenge

It’s time to tighten those laces, and oil your chain for the annual PHS Dirt Road Challenge! We would like to encourage you to take part in this exciting fundraising initiative which includes a variety of events suited for the whole family!

Durbanville Hills Bubbles and Blanc Festival

Celebrate one of South Africa’s top grape varieties this October at the Durbanville Hills Bubbles and Blanc festival

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

Perdeberg October Festival

28 October 2017 will be the day that Perdeberg Cellars bring you their annual October Festival with a fun-filled day for the whole family. There will be a dedicated kiddies play area under supervision.

Season of Sauvignon 2017

The Durbanville Wine Valley recognizes the modern traveller as inquisitive and looking for unique and personal experiences that are authentic and engaging while presenting a flair of intrigue, igniting curiosity and promising excitement.

Steenberg Garden Party

Make the most of summer and indulge in fine wines and a harvest table laden with delicious treats at the Steenberg Garden Party in Sandton’s beautifully landscaped Beechwood Gardens...

Steenberg Garden Party is an elegant Sandton summer affair

Make the most of summer and indulge in fine wines and a harvest table laden with delicious treats at the Steenberg Garden Party in Sandton’s beautifully landscaped Beechwood Gardens on Saturday, 28 October 2017.

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.

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.

Groote Post Country Run 2017

Groote Post invites you to put some spring in your step, and head out to the Darling Hills, for the Trail Running event...

Join Waterford Estate every Wednesday at Balboa for Ladies Night

All ladies will get in free of charge as well as receive complimentary tastings of Waterford wine.

Villiera Game Drive Evenings

Our sunset game drive evenings are back. We've added something new and sizzling to this extraordinary feature of Villiera Wines. A few pleasant surprises will await you to challenge your taste buds.

Cellar Rats Summer Wine Festival

Come and taste some of South Africa's best wines, bubblies, brandies, craft gins, craft beers and more, in a tranquil artisanal indoor setting.

Jakkalsvlei MTB and Jackal Trail Run

We are very excited for this years Jakkalsvlei MTB and Jackal Trail Run event taking place on the 4th of November. Enjoy our brand new routes! An event for the whole family with kids entertainment available. Celebrate the day with family and friends as you taste wine from the cellar and cheer fellow riders & athletes.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

Lakeside Lodge & Spa: Rocking the Lake

Let us take you on a tour of the 80’s with Rocking the Lake 80’s Revival Tour!

Splash of Pink Paul René Bubbly Festival

Family and friends will experience the heart and soul of authentic handcrafted Paul Rene brut and brut rose’.

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.

Abrie Beeslaar – 15 years at Kanonkop

Join Abrie Beeslaar, Kanonkop's longest serving winemaker as he takes you on a journey through some of their older and rarer vintages.

Veritas Tasting Durban 2017

The esteemed Veritas wine competition for market ready wines annually grants wine aficionados across the country a chance to taste the top winning wines and brandies.

A new table is set at Leopard's Leap

Known for an innovative and passionate approach to relaxed dining and the enthusiastic encouragement of home cooking, Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards is proud to present a fresh interpretation of its cooking programme.

Leopard’s Leap Cooking Demonstrations

Food lovers wanting to fine-tune or expand their culinary skills are invited to take part in a programme of Cooking Demonstrations conducted by Leopard’s Leap in-house chef Pieter de Jager and visiting local and international chefs. Staying seasonal and topical, the programme covers a wide spectrum of food types and cooking methods.

Diemerfontein Wine & Country Estate presents: The Voice SA Reunited Tour

Voice SA takes the show on the road with five of this season’s favourite acts including The Voice SA winner, Craig Lucas; Gavin Edwards; Queen of Hearts, Caroline Grace; four-chair turner Armand Joubert; and, your host, funny man Johan “Fatman” Brummer!

Jordan Wine Estate Nine Yards Walk

Tasting Room Manager, Eben February, will take you for a guided walk from the Tasting Room, through the vineyards, passing through different grape varietal vineyards, our natural springs. Taste our award-winning Nine Yards Chardonnay in the block where it is grown.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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!

Veritas Tasting Port Elizabeth 2017

The esteemed Veritas wine competition for market ready wines annually grants wine aficionados across the country a chance to taste the top winning wines and brandies.

Villiera Game Drive Evenings

Our sunset game drive evenings are back. We've added something new and sizzling to this extraordinary feature of Villiera Wines. A few pleasant surprises will await you to challenge your taste buds.

Classical Music Concert Programme at La Motte

Inspired by La Motte’s owner Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, music lover and celebrated mezzo-soprano, monthly classical music concerts are presented in the beautiful La Motte historic cellar, where a sociable atmosphere enhances the finest performances.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

Bottelary Hills Pop Up Lunches

Discover what makes fine country food and slow-crafted wine so special when you book a seat at this year’s trio of Pop Up Lunches featuring the Stellenbosch wine route of Bottelary Hills and celebrated, Scotland-born chef George Jardine.

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.

Join us for a culinary experience with Steenberg Vineyards, Jack Black Brewing Company and Catharina

Join us for a culinary experience with Steenberg Vineyards, Jack Black Brewing Company and Catharina’s Restaurant.

Country Rally 2017

A fun filled day of country music, live bands, line dancing, mechanical Bull and prizes galore. Seats are limited, book early to avoid disappointment. Only R250 per person.

Jason's Hill Trail Run

Run The Vines and Jason's Hill have partnered up to bring you a day filled with nature, wine and running. Make sure to enter online and come join us for the first Run The Vines in the Slanghoek Valley.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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.

Villiera Wines: Fizzytherapy Summer Festival

Join the Villiera Family for a day of therapeutic decadence created by the ''Fizz''. Entrance will include a complimentary glass and taste of our award winning Cap Classiques.

TOPS at SPAR Wine Show Nelspruit 2017

2017 will see the third TOPS at SPAR Wine Show hosted in Nelspruit. This city is considered to be the gateway up the African coast and provides the perfect platform for traders and agents from local game lodges as well as those travelling along the coast of nearby Mozambique.

Villiera Game Drive Evenings

Our sunset game drive evenings are back. We've added something new and sizzling to this extraordinary feature of Villiera Wines. A few pleasant surprises will await you to challenge your taste buds.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

A new table is set at Leopard's Leap

Known for an innovative and passionate approach to relaxed dining and the enthusiastic encouragement of home cooking, Leopard's Leap Family Vineyards is proud to present a fresh interpretation of its cooking programme.

Leopard’s Leap Cooking Demonstrations

Food lovers wanting to fine-tune or expand their culinary skills are invited to take part in a programme of Cooking Demonstrations conducted by Leopard’s Leap in-house chef Pieter de Jager and visiting local and international chefs. Staying seasonal and topical, the programme covers a wide spectrum of food types and cooking methods.

Spier's Festival of White Lights 2017

On Friday 8 December The Werf, Spier's restored historic farmyard, will celebrate the start of the festive season with sculptures and light installations illuminating a diverse collection of artistic performances (choreographed by Jay Pather).

Classical Music Concert Programme at La Motte

Inspired by La Motte’s owner Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, music lover and celebrated mezzo-soprano, monthly classical music concerts are presented in the beautiful La Motte historic cellar, where a sociable atmosphere enhances the finest performances.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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.

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!

TOPS at SPAR Wine Show Cape Town 2017

For the first time, the TOPS at SPAR Wine Show will be taking place in the home of wine with a festival-style event to be hosted in Cape Town. This outdoor lifestyle event is taking on a different format to our other shows and will focus on targeting both locals and holiday-makers at the busiest time of year, allowing them the opportunity to sample the wines from top local producers.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

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.

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

Spier Comedy in the Vines – wanna laugh? Make your reservations.

Always something new and exciting at Spier. Spier Comedy in the Vines offers some fum in the coming months.

Christmas 5-star dining at Grande Provence

Celebrate the festive season with a fine dining feastover Christmas and New Year at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate.

Christmas Feast at The Local Grillroom @ Val du Charron

Join us for a cullinary feast to celebrate Christmas,

Lazy Xmas lunch on the Terrace

Feast style lunch on the Terrace

Jordan Wine Estate Reserve Wine Tasting

The ultimate expression of the Jordan terroir. A tasting of our famous, award-winning, Nine Yards Chardonnay, Cobblers Hill Bordeaux Blend and the highly-anticipated Sophia, all enjoyed in specially selected Riedel glasses.

New Year's 5-star dining at Grande Provence

Celebrate the festive season with a fine dining feast over Christmas and New Year at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

Nedbank VinPro Information Day 2018

Growing Together ... The South African wine industry takes a look at the factors that will drive profitability, global competitiveness and sustainability going forward.

International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show UK

The International Bulk Wine and Spirits Show (IBWSS) London is an annual trade show and conference, open to trade professionals, which takes place in London, UK on Jan 24-25, 2018. IBWSS will give buyers a premier international platform to source bulk wine and spirits and meet private label suppliers.

Spier Comedy in the Vines – wanna laugh? Make your reservations.

Always something new and exciting at Spier. Spier Comedy in the Vines offers some fum in the coming months.

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!

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.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

The Cape Wine Auction 2018

South Africa's premier wine event, the Cape Wine Auction will take place on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at the beautiful, Rustenberg Wine Estate, with the 2018 American Express Barrel Auction kicking off proceedings on the previous day, Friday, February 9 at Tokara Wine and Olive Farm.

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!

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.

Spier Comedy in the Vines – wanna laugh? Make your reservations.

Always something new and exciting at Spier. Spier Comedy in the Vines offers some fum in the coming months.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

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.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

Live At Vergenoegd Summer Concerts

After six incredibly successful concerts enjoyed by thousands of fans last year, the VERGENOEGD LÖW Live Summer Concert Series will take off again this season with more fantastic music events.

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.