The Best November Festivals in Cape Town

The Best November Festivals in Cape Town

Bubbly, beer, and sunshine for days… Here are some of the top activities to look forward to this November.

Summer is looming, which means Festival Fever has hit the Mother of all Cities! Here’s our pick of where to go and what to do this November.

3 – 4 November 2017 Bierfest 2017 GrandWest
3 – 12 November 2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival 2017 Cape Town
4 November 2017 Paul Rene Bubbly Festival 2017 Wonderfontein Farm
26 November 2017 Fizztherapy Summer Festival 2017 Villiera Estate


Best Cape Town Festivals: Bierfest

Where GrandWest
When 3 November – 4 November 2017
The lowdown Tons of beer, tasty German grub, friendly waitrons in traditional Bavarian attire, and music by an oompah band and The Rockerfellas – this year’s bierfest is sure to knock your lederhosen off!
Contact 021 824 3132,
Cost R115, Standard Bier Hall Day (includes beer tasting)
R155, Standard Bier Hall Night (includes beer tasting)
R175, Über Bier Hall Day (includes beer tasting, 500ml beer, apron and glamcam photo)
R245, Über Bier Hall Night (includes beer tasting, 500ml beer, apron and glamcam photo)
R510, Brauhaus (includes two-course Bavarian meal, limited bar access, costume accessories, and photograph)
R965, Braumeister (includes three-course Bavarian meal, dedicated waitron, limited bar access, costume accessories, photograph, parking and one free litre of beer)
R1 795, Braumeister Prima (includes three-course Bavarian meal, dedicated waitron, limited bar access, costume accessories, photograph, parking, one free litre of beer, prime seating and a traditional Bavarian outfit)
For tickets purchased at the door there is an extra R20 charge.
Location GrandWest, 1 Jakes Gerwel Drive, Goodwood

Banff Mountain Film Festival 

Film Festivals in Cape Town: Banff Mountain Film Festival

Where Cape Town
When 3 – 12 November 2017
The lowdown Explore the great outdoors, go kayaking, mountain-climbing and base-jumping – vicariously, of course – in 11 incredible films that bring the beauty of the outside world inside.
Contact 086 166 8437
Cost To be announced
Location Ster Kinekor Cavendish Square, Ster Kinekor Tyger Valley Shopping Centre

Paul Rene Bubbly Festival 

Festivals in Cape Town: Paul Rene Bubbly Festival

Where Wonderfontein Farm
When 4 November 2017
The lowdown A celebration of fine bubbly and gin cocktails! Saldanha Bay oysters, Norwegian salmon and other fine delicacies will be on sale. Zoot around the farm in the sidecar of a motorbike, or partake in a game of boules or croquet, while the kids are kept busy with various activities.
Contact 083 380 3980,
Cost R250 (adults, includes a welcome drink of bubbly and goodie bag)
Free (children)
Location Wonderfontein Farm, McGregor Road, Robertson

Fizztherapy Summer Festival 

Best Festivals: Fizztherapy

Where  Villiera Estate
When  26 November 2017
The lowdown This festival, celebrating the start of summer, brims with French flair and free-flowing bubbly. With food trucks, top-drawer wine and bubbly and live music by The Stone Jets, there are few better ways to spend the day. The theme is  Fashionably Floral – and there’ll be a prize for the best-dressed festival-goer…
Contact  021 865 2002,
Cost R150 per person (includes Villiera branded wine glass and wine tastings)
Tickets available online
Location Villiera Estate, Corner R101 & R304, Koelenhof, Stellenbosch

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Time of publication: 27 October 2017

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One Response to “The Best November Festivals in Cape Town”

  1. Hailey

    Hi there,

    We also have a Gift Fair happening in Constantia next week.