Franschhoek Wine Valley

Plus1 Festival at La Paris Estate in Franschhoek

The Plus1 Festival invites all those that love good music, art and some adventure for a fun filled Wedding weekend where thousands of like-minded WEDDING CRASHERS will be seduced into attending a Happily Ever After Party like never before!

Come get lost in our enchanted playground of great Music, striking Artworks and spectacular dance performances fused with breath taking Art installations, all set in the most picturesque mountainous backdrop… and plan for an adventurous WEDDING weekend getaway with your favourite Plus1 with bands like Mi Casa, GoodLuck and The Kiffness entertaining you.

Perfectly timed over the Valentines weekend in February 2017, we are continuing the celebration all weekend…
La Paris Estate will be transformed into the most seductive, daring weekend away for you and your favourite person, or a refreshing get away from it all with your BFF or Bros while you Crash the biggest Celebration of Love!

On Friday the 17th we celebrate their last night of freedom with the Kinky Disco team doing a special showcase, along with our first international act, to be revealed closer to the big day…

Saturday the 18th is a full day of celebration from Secret Sunrise to the sun setting on their union and we will all get lost in the music with our second international act…

And on Funday, Sunday the 19th, we imagine picnics and pool parties with our third international act… as Art and Music’s life together officially begins.

So best you pick your Plus1 wisely as tickets are sold in pairs.

 And please remember, Art and Music are stylish, and fashion forward, so if you want to fit in, best you plan your outfits wisely!

Adding to the romance, if you’re looking to get married or renew your vows, you can, be it for eternity or just for the day, that choice is yours!

It will be a phenomenal weekend with the SOMETHING NEW main stage hosting 3 top International and over 20 local DJs and bands infused with a variety of Dance Music and live performances in bespoke costumes.
While the SOMETHING OLD area is alongside a fresh water dam and will feature top local DJs spinning a variety of old school music from Motown, Reggae, Disco to Pop, Rock and reinvented classics.

Showcasing the Love Music has for Art, in a lavish gallery on the estate we will have a variety of Contemporary Artworks on display from renowned and newish South African artists, and it is all on silent auction should something tickle you or your Plus1’s fancy… Take into account Plus1 is raising funds at assist Arty entrepreneurs with monies raised about artists costs.

 And spread out across the 60 acre property, we will place a series of over sizes spectacular Art installations created by talented Artists adding to the natural beauty and horizon.

Our SOMETHING BORROWED Lifestyle Market will feature some artisanal goods, gourmet food and designer drinks, and a whole lot of activities and games. There is even a small stage with some stand-up comedy, live demonstrations and an assortment of new talent performances, amongst the latest in fashion must haves.

There is even the SOMETHING BLUE Pool, for the exclusive use of those that choose to join us as VIP Crashers… something to think about… The VIP experience also includes shaded areas, exclusive lounge and bar areas, and flushing toilets.

The Plus1 Festival is a New Intimate Festival that promises a weekend full of excitement for everyone, young or older!

Early Bird Tickets are on sale and our all new site until 25 December.

Look out for the variety of Accommodation and Day Pass Ticketing options available for 2 people.

A festive celebration for the Love of Music and Art!

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Plus1 Festival at La Paris Fhoek

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Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.


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Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861


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