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).

Eikendal Cheesecake & Wine Pairing Experience

Tantalising trio swirls senses this summer

La Motte Celebrates Art In Franschhoek With Special Tribute Exhibitions

The Franschhoek Valley has received international acclaim for the quality of its wines, the exceptional standard of its restaurants and its varied and popular tourism offering. Another attribute is Franschhoek’s wonderful selection of art – to be seen and enjoyed in galleries, museums and craft venues.

Avondale Garden Bar

“Avondale Garden Bar” - the ideal time to relax after a long week, drink wine and experience Sharing Plates from FABER.

Fruit pickings and leisurely lunches at De Krans this summer

Summer brings with it so many wonderful things. Long lazy days at the pool, sipping ice cold cocktails, leisurely lunches and of course deliciously sweet seasonal fruit. Look no further than De Krans Wine Cellar in Calitzdorp for two of these summer sensations.

Eikendal Christmas & Wine Experience

Wine Estate brings flavours of Christmas to their Tasting Centre

Stellenbosch Hills Biltong, Bacon & Wine Taste Extravaganza

Stellenbosch Hills set tongues a-wagging in 2005 when it paired wines with that quintessential South African snack, biltong and droëwors. Now, it takes that lead to a whole new and irresistible flavour level with the undisputed champion of foods: bacon, beautiful bacon.

Cheese Platter for 2 at Yonder Hill Wines

Come and join us for a cheese platter, overlooking the Yonder Hill and our amazing Ankole cattle.

The Hope @ Paul Cluver Amphitheatre Summer Concert Series is back

The popular Hope @ Paul Cluver Summer Concert Series is back. Music enthusiasts will once again get the opportunity to catch some of SA’s top artists in action from December 2017 through to February 2018.

Celebration of Angels at Grande Provence in December

A celebration of angels in the form of a group exhibition by contemporary artists and a heavenly wine and nougat tasting, takes centre stage at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate this December.

Stellenbosch Street Soirees

Bi-monthly Street Parties a #1OAK experience

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.

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.

Fabulous Festive Show

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Fabulous Festive Show!

Medicinal Cannabis Oil Talk

The healing herb, medicinal cannabis oil and all of its benefits.

Petit Carmen in Concert

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Petit Carmen – in Concert

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

Steenberg Christmas Carols 2017 - SOLD OUT

Join us for our annual Christmas Carols on the lawns in front of Catharina's Restaurant. Bring picnic blanckets and chairs..

A Mamma Mia! Summer at Nederburg this December

Nederburg is hosting an outdoor screening of the enchanting romantic comedy Mamma Mia! on the sprawling lawn in front of its historic manor house at the farm in Paarl on Saturday, 16 December 2017 (a public holiday).

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.

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

Sunset Concerts Presents Mark Haze

The Helderberg Sunset Concerts series is an opportunity for music lovers to enjoy their favourite artists perform live in nature while contributing to the conservation of our much loved Helderberg Nature Reserve in Somerset West.

The Simonsig Experience

Once again we open our doors to give you an exclusive peek behind the scenes of our award-winning family wine estate.

Christmas Carols with Richard Cock

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Christmas Carols with Richard Cock

Family Fun Day

Rivendell Wine Estate and Sugar Plum Events presents your next Family Fun Day!

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.

Christmas Carols with Richard Cock

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Christmas Carols with Richard Cock

Jesse Clegg Live at The Franschhoek Cellar

Jesse Clegg is a platinum album selling singer-songwriter making waves the world over.

Opera Angels with Cape Town Opera – Sparkling Young Opera Stars

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Opera Angels with Cape Town Opera – Sparkling Young Opera Stars

Steenberg Late Night Christmas Shopping - 2nd night

Due to our first event being such a success, we have had numerous requests to host another Late Night Christmas Shopping evening!

Amanda Strydom- So onner deur die maan

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Amanda Strydom- So onner deur die maan

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.

Nia Summer Bash

Nia Technique-the class work-out that touches physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually.

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

Schubert – Siyabonga Maqungo and Richard Cock

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Schubert – Siyabonga Maqungo and Richard Cock

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.

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

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,

Kunjani Christmas Lunch

Kunjani Wines will be hosting a Christmas Lunch on the 25th of December. Come join us for a festive feast of a different style.

Lazy Xmas lunch on the Terrace

Feast style lunch on the Terrace

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.

Melanie Scholtz & Cape Town Tango Ensemble

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Melanie Scholtz & Cape Town Tango Ensemble

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

Unplugged 62 New's Year Music Festival

Van Loveren Family Vineyards presents the road to Unplugged 62 festival come 29/30 December.

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.

Plump Oysters and Award-winning MCC Wine at Org de Rac

Org de Rac, the organic wine estate on the N7 just before Piketberg, is offering visitors an idyllic culinary combination when stopping off at this unique farm. Plump, fresh West Coast Oysters are waiting to be enjoyed with Org de Rac’s award-winning La Verne Cape Classique sparkling wine.

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.

New Year's Eve dinner at Spier

As Mix Flava’s tunes get you in the mood, there’ll be canapés and welcome drinks, followed by a buffet enjoyed at long tables under beautiful festoons. A supervised play area ensures the kids will have as much fun as you do.

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Dornier Bodega Restaurant

In celebration of the New Year, Head Chef Carolize will be serving a tantalizing 5 course dinner, promising the perfect end to the old year whilst ushering in the new.

Oude Libertas Amphitheatre: New Years Bliss, Bash, Blast

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: New Years Bliss, Bash, Blast

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.

Alto Steak & Shiraz Saturdays

Enjoy a Steak and a complimentary glass of Shiraz every first Saturday of the month at Alto from October 2017 – March 2018.

Steak and Shiraz Saturdays at Alto

Enjoy a Steak and a complimentary glass of Shiraz on Saturdays at Alto.

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 Summer Sunday Concerts - Watershed

Spend the day with friends and family enjoying wine, bubbly and food with Watershed

New programme of Cooking Demo’s at Leopard's Leap

Since introducing a special programme of Cooking Demonstrations around its centrepiece Kitchen Table, Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards have been entertaining those passionate about all things culinary to an exceptional experience of cooking, eating and wining!

Cape Philharmonic Orchestra – Venese with Richard Cock, Lukhanyo Moyake & Siphamandla Yakupa Moyake

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Cape Philharmonic Orchestra – Venese with Richard Cock, Lukhanyo Moyake & Siphamandla Yakupa Moyake

Sunset Concerts Presents The Shiraz Band

The Helderberg SunsetConcerts series is an opportunity for music lovers to enjoy their favourite artists perform live in nature while contributing to the conservation of our much loved Helderberg Nature Reserve in Somerset West.

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.

La Motte Wine Estate Presents: Classical Music Concert Programme

Inspired by La Motte’s owner and internationally renowned mezzo-soprano, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, La Motte’s close association with classical music is celebrated by a series of classical music concerts presented in the beautiful Historic Cellar on the estate.An impressive line-up of both international and local artists will perform in the coming months.

Vivaldi 4 Season

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Vivaldi 4 Season

Sterling EQ & Band

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Sterling EQ & Band

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.

Hemel-en-Aarde Pinot Noir Celebration

The annual Hemel-en-Aarde Pinot Noir Celebration aims to revel in the subtle differences each appellation offers with a festive two - day event that weaves together wine and culinary culture - an unmatched selection of Pinot Noir and gourmet grub.

Laurika Rauch & Loki Rothman

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Laurika Rauch & Loki Rothman

Delheim Harvest Festival 2017

Ease into 2018 with the first Winelands festival of the season

Laurika Rauch & Loki Rothman

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Laurika Rauch & Loki Rothman

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.

Stellenbosch Harvest Parade

Winemaking camaraderie caters for traffic-stopping entertainment

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.

Rieldans - Die Nuwe Graskoue Trappers

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Rieldans- Die Nuwe Graskoue Trappers

Kende – De Maeyer Duo with the Young classical competition Winners

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Kende – De Maeyer Duo with the Young classical competition Winners

Alto Steak & Shiraz Saturdays

Enjoy a Steak and a complimentary glass of Shiraz every first Saturday of the month at Alto from October 2017 – March 2018.

Beethoven Tango With Zanta Hofmeyr (violin) and Charl du Plessis (piano)

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Beethoven Tango With Zanta Hofmeyr (violin) and Charl du Plessis (piano)

Franschhoek Summer Wines

Summer is in full swing and it’s the perfect opportunity to sample seasonal inspired wines at the annual Franschhoek Summer Wines on Saturday, 3 February, at Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards. An intimate and exclusive social calendar highlight where the Franschhoek Vigneron’s choices for Summer will be showcased.

Steak and Shiraz Saturdays at Alto

Enjoy a Steak and a complimentary glass of Shiraz on Saturdays at Alto.

Boschendal Sunday Musical Picnics

Fancy something a bit different for a Sunday? Bored of making that roast and doing those dishes? Yes? So, go, chill out with a picnic and listen to some great muso’s get their groove on at the Boschendal Sunday Musical Picnics.

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.

Rosanthorn Cello Trio with guest artists Zami Mdingi & Lize Mynardt

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Rosanthorn Cello Trio with guest artists Zami Mdingi & Lize Mynardt

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.

Nataniel: Reign or Shine

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Nataniel: Reign or Shine

New programme of Cooking Demo’s at Leopard's Leap

Since introducing a special programme of Cooking Demonstrations around its centrepiece Kitchen Table, Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards have been entertaining those passionate about all things culinary to an exceptional experience of cooking, eating and wining!

La Motte Wine Estate Presents: Classical Music Concert Programme

Inspired by La Motte’s owner and internationally renowned mezzo-soprano, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, La Motte’s close association with classical music is celebrated by a series of classical music concerts presented in the beautiful Historic Cellar on the estate.An impressive line-up of both international and local artists will perform in the coming months.

Nataniel: Reign or Shine

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Nataniel: Reign or Shine

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.

Big Band Blast with Ian Smith

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Big Band Blast with Ian Smith

Love is in the air with Thembeka Mnguni & Samantha Leonard

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Love is in the air with Thembeka Mnguni & Samantha Leonard

Swinging Sixties…Celebrate the Sixties!

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Swinging Sixties…Celebrate the Sixties!

Mandolino Napoletano – Alon Sariel ensemble

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Mandolino Napoletano – Alon Sariel ensemble

Hands-on Harvest

The Robertson Wine Valley is proud to host its 10th Hands-on Harvest festival. This down-to-earth Autumn celebration takes place 23 – 25 February 2018 and offers families a chance to experience the magic of harvest.

Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay

Sip Sip Hooray! The Stellenbosch Wine Festival is back. Savour the Stellenbosch lifestyle during the Stellenbosch Wine Festival presented by Pick n Pay from 23 - 25 February 2018.

Music Under the Stars at Plaisir de Merle

Plaisir de Merle will be hosting its popular Music Under the Stars on 24 February with a light and contemporary opera programme set on the expansive lawns in front of the wine estate’s Manor House.

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!

Andrew Young Band & Orchestra Diamonds & Strings

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Andrew Young Band & Orchestra Diamonds & Strings

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.

Mozart : Magic, Marriage, Madness

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Mozart : Magic, Marriage, Madness

New programme of Cooking Demo’s at Leopard's Leap

Since introducing a special programme of Cooking Demonstrations around its centrepiece Kitchen Table, Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards have been entertaining those passionate about all things culinary to an exceptional experience of cooking, eating and wining!

Alto Steak & Shiraz Saturdays

Enjoy a Steak and a complimentary glass of Shiraz every first Saturday of the month at Alto from October 2017 – March 2018.

Boschendal Sunday Musical Picnics

Fancy something a bit different for a Sunday? Bored of making that roast and doing those dishes? Yes? So, go, chill out with a picnic and listen to some great muso’s get their groove on at the Boschendal Sunday Musical Picnics.

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.

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.

Ike Moriz & his swing band hits

Oude Libertas Summer Season Festival: Ike Moriz & his swing band hits

Bespoke Art Auction

Eat good, feel good: standing together for those who can’t ...

ProWein 2018

ProWein is the world’s leading trade fair for wine and spirits, the largest industry meeting for professionals from viticulture, production, trade and gastronomy.

La Motte Wine Estate Presents: Classical Music Concert Programme

Inspired by La Motte’s owner and internationally renowned mezzo-soprano, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, La Motte’s close association with classical music is celebrated by a series of classical music concerts presented in the beautiful Historic Cellar on the estate.An impressive line-up of both international and local artists will perform in the coming months.

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.

New programme of Cooking Demo’s at Leopard's Leap

Since introducing a special programme of Cooking Demonstrations around its centrepiece Kitchen Table, Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards have been entertaining those passionate about all things culinary to an exceptional experience of cooking, eating and wining!

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.

La Motte Wine Estate Presents: Classical Music Concert Programme

Inspired by La Motte’s owner and internationally renowned mezzo-soprano, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, La Motte’s close association with classical music is celebrated by a series of classical music concerts presented in the beautiful Historic Cellar on the estate.An impressive line-up of both international and local artists will perform in the coming months.

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.

CapeWine 2018

Join trade visitors and journalists from around the world and take advantage of the ideal opportunity to get up close and personal with South Africa’s wines and winemakers.