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.
|NOVEMBER 2017 FESTIVALS|
|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|
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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 2017
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 2017
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, email@example.com
Cost R250 (adults, includes a welcome drink of bubbly and goodie bag)
Location Wonderfontein Farm, McGregor Road, Robertson
Fizztherapy Summer Festival 2017
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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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