The Winter Sculpture Fair returns to Nirox on 7 and 8 May 2016

Artlogic’s popular Winter Sculpture Fair returns to the Nirox Sculpture Park near the Cradle of Humankind on the weekend of 7 and 8 May 2016. This year the Nirox Foundation has partnered with Yorkshire Sculpture Park to create a remarkable exhibition of 40 international and local works. Experience this world-class sculpture show while enjoying Franschhoek's … Read more

Vote for our Wine Dog of the Year and win

To celebrate the launch of our printable Franschhoek Wine Dog Calendar for 2016 we invite you to enter our competition below… We’d like to know which Franschhoek wine dog is your favourite! Simply download the 2016 Franschhoek Wine Dog Calendar here and then tell us in the comments section of the post below which wine dog … Read more

Download our Printable DIY Wine Dog Calendar

Franschhoek’s wine dogs play a special part in everyday life. Not only can they tell our winemakers when to start harvesting by simply smelling the grapes, they also play an integral part in welcoming visitors to their farms, they are also often childminders, cork-chasers, and above all our winemakers’ best friends and constant companions. During … Read more

Grande Provence celebrates month of love with luxurious wine and chocolate pairings

Indulge in the ultimate month of love at Grande Provence with a luxurious tasting of wine-infused chocolates, custom-made by Franschhoek chocolatier Huguenot Fine Chocolates, and three perfect wine partners. Presented during the entire month of February at the Tasting Room at Grande Provence, visitors can enjoy this seductive pairing of chocolates designed to bring out … Read more

Join us at the 2016 Franschhoek Wedding Showcase

It’s where wedding dreams become a reality. Offering the perfect, and without a doubt most romantice settings, find out why Franschhoek is one of the world’s favourite wedding destinations at this year’s Franschhoek Wedding Showcase, Saturday, 16 April. Tailor made to suit any bride’s budget Franschhoek has it all – exquisite views, world class venues, … Read more

Cupid shoots his arrow straight to Franschhoek this Valentine’s Day

Imagine celebrating Valentine’s Day with that someone special somewhere romantic, which meets all the criteria. Romance, amazing views, delicious food and world-class wines. Well, look no further than the Franschhoek Wine Valley for the ultimate Valentine’s Day experience. With something for every romantic at heart you’ll be assured of an unforgettable time. Looking for something … Read more