Diary of upcoming events IN AND AROUND CAPE TOWN

There’s always so much going on that I can barely keep up and I bet you feel that way too. But here are some events in and around Cape Town that I really think should be in your diary.

Sourdough Bread-making Experience, Baardskeedersbos Every month
This fun, yet thorough workshop emphasises the benefits of slow fermentation, wholegrain ingredients, and process consciousness. Step-by-step explanations of all one needs to know is learnt with a glass of wine in hand, so novices and experienced bakers are catered for equally. Read more

Groote Post Country Market 27 August 2017 - 29 April 2018
Take a break, round up the family and head out to the country to join the Pentz family in the gardens at Groote Post for their country market on the last Sunday of each month. Read more

Tuning the Vine - Inner City Wine Route  11 October 2017 - 13 June 2018
Launched in October 2015, Tuning the Vine’s monthly installment of wine-loving fun is fast becoming the number one place on (wine) Wednesdays! Not only will you have access to winemakers, it also brings some of the Western Cape’s best producers (and best-kept bottled secrets) right to your doorstep. Read more

The Galileo Open Air Cinema 31 October - 27 April 2018
At The Galileo, when the sun sets the stars really come out, with a glittering line-up of romantic comedies, cult classics, musicals, adventure sports and documentaries that let you cuddle up and be entertained. Read more

SA Cheese Festival 27-29 April 2018
Visitors to the 17th South African Cheese Festival are promised a taste experience of local and international cheeses, artisan and gourmet products as well as selected wines. Plus visitors will not only taste cheese and see master chefs in action, but can also create cheese masterpieces themselves. Read more

Elgin Cool Wine and Country Food Festival 28-29 April 2018
Indulge in the best cool climate wines, decadently delightful food, entertainment, a plethora of outdoor activities and the natural beauty that the Elgin Valley has to offer. Read more

Wacky Wine Weekend  31 May - 3 June 2018
This well–established event has become a wine institution in the social calendars of people across the country, attracting wine connoisseurs, novices, families and friends alike travelling far and wide to “taste the lifestyle”. Read more