Franschhoek Wine Valley

The Cap Classique Garden Party

The Cap Classique Garden Party, which will be held on the sprawling lawns of the exquisite Plaisir de Merle Wine Estate on the weekend of December 5 and 6, from 11:00 to 16:00.

Guests will get to drink the best bubbly from seven MCC producers who will be in attendance.
1. · Boschendal
2. · Graham Beck
3. · House of Bonang
4. · Krone
5. · L’Ormarins
6. · Plaisir de Merle
7. · Pongracz

Tickets are R1,250 per person and include: a souvenir crystal Champagne flute; a glass of award-winning Plaisir de Merle MCC on arrival; a glass of bubbly from each of the seven attending Cap Classique producers; a plate of four oysters for starters; the choice of a grazing platter, gourmet salad or sliders for mains; artisanal ice-cream or sorbet for dessert; a gift from Secret Skin Therapy (valued at R250); live music; a pop-up tasting corner; the opportunity to mingle with the winemakers; and the chance to buy bubbly – and stock up for the festive season – with free delivery on all orders over six bottles.

It’s the perfect way to kick off the festive season, but tickets are limited so make sure you book now.



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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.


Contact Us

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