Franschhoek Wine Valley

Backsberg Picnic Concerts Series: The Blues Broers

Date    : 08 March 2015

Cost     : Pre-sale R100, or R120 at the gate. R60 for students, kids under 12 free.

Running until: March 15, 2015

Location: Backsberg Wine Estate

Join Backsberg on Sunday afternoons from 15 February to 15 March 2015 for some amazing local bands, with breath-taking farm scenery as a back-drop. Bring blankets, chairs and good vibes and lazy with your friends and family on the green lawns. Hamburgers and Karoo lamb wraps are on sale, as well as chilled Backsberg wines.

Backsberg Concerts:

Gates open at 15:00, with the opening act starting at 16:00 and the main act at 17:00.

The line-up includes

•08 Mar – The Blues Broers

•15 Mar – Mr Cat & the Jackal

Pre-sale tickets for the concerts are available from for R100. Tickets are also available at the gate for R120 or R60 with a valid student card. Children under 12 years get in free when accompanied by an adult.

For the full line-up of bands, directions, comments, and more information on the series, please visit


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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’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2020 - Top 25 Emerging Worldwide Destinations (15th position).
  • 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.


Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.


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Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday: 09h00 – 12h00
Tuesday to Friday: 09h00 – 16h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 13h00
Sunday: closed

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861