Festivals

  • 10 to 11 May 2014
    The Winter Sculpture Fair presented by MasterCard is set to showcase some of South Africa’s best contemporary sculpture, combined with the finest food and wine from Franschhoek on 10 and 11 May 2014 in Gauteng.
  • 16 to 18 May 2014
    The 2014 FLF will take place this year from 16 – 18 May and promises to be our most exciting festival yet! Along with the very best of local writing talent, will be a host of well-know international authors.
  • 31 May to 1 June 2014
    Please note that this event has been postponed to April 2015. Apologies for any inconvenience incurred.
  • 13 to 15 June 2014
    Getting back to basics! This is the food trend for 2014. Experience these and more at this year’s Cook Franschhoek, 13 to 15 June. A feast for the senses and growing in popularity, this annual event is perfect for all foodies. Whether you’re just starting out or have been cooking for years, there is something for everyone.
  • 21 to 21 June 2014
    Showcasing Vignerons de Franschhoek red, dessert and Cape ruby wines. Meet the winemakers at this small and intimate wine festival
  • 12 to 13 July 2014
    Dust off your berets, pull on your boots and dress up in your finest red, white and blue, and head out to SA’s leading wine and culinary destination for the annual Franschhoek Bastille Festival, which takes place over the weekend of 12th and 13th July.
  • 27 to 28 September 2014
    Say goodbye to the grey moods of winter and celebrate the start of spring by heading off to the picturesque Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of the 27th and 28th of September for the annual Franschhoek Uncorked festival. Franschhoek wineries in and around the scenic valley welcome the fresh, new season, using the opportunity to showcase their exciting new vintages and releases.
  • 29 to 30 November 2014
    Don’t miss the highlight of the year’s festive calendar - the Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival ‘The ‘Magic of Bubbles’, Presented by MasterCard takes place in the picture-perfect Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of 29 and 30 November 2014.