What festival takes place in Stellenbosch every August?

The Cape is awash with fabulous events to celebrate this season….August 2020 Festivals.

Date Festival Location
29 – 30 August 2020 The Chocolate Festival Stellenbosch
Unconfirmed Stellenbosch Fine Wine and Food Festival Stellenbosch

How much does wine tasting cost in Stellenbosch?

R30 per person
Wine tastings at Stellenbosch Hills are R30 per person. All visitors can choose up to a maximum of 5 wines to sample.

What is the oldest wine farm in Stellenbosch?

Founded in 1682, Blaauwklippen is one of the oldest wine farms in Stellenbosch. Down to earth with a rich history and winemaking tradition, we produce wines of distinction in harmony with the simplicity of country living.

Where is Stellenbosch located known for wine?

South Africa
The district of Stellenbosch is one of the oldest and most important wine producing regions in South Africa. It is located just east of Cape Town within the Western Cape and along with Paarl and Franschhoek helps to form the Cape Winelands.

What is the purpose of the Soweto wine and lifestyle festival?

The festival was originally designed to bring Cape wines into Johannesburg’s largest township, Soweto – which is known for its trendsetting values and people – to expose this magnificent movement to the country’s oldest, unique wine etiquettes and cultures.

Who started the Stellenbosch wine route?

Stellenbosch Wine Routes was founded by three adventurous winemakers, Spatz Sperling of Delheim, Neil Joubert of Spier and Frans Malan of Simonsig in 1971 when they realised the huge potential of a designated wine route.

What do you wear to a wine tasting in Cape Town?

Just look presentable and wear something comfortable. This is the Cape after all so always remember a hat and jacket. Preferably no thongs or flip-flops.

Is there a carnival in Cape Town?

What is carnival in Cape Town? The Cape Town Carnival is a joyous and colorful celebration of all things Cape Town. Taking place every March, the Cape Town Carnival is an awesome alternative to Rio Carnival with a distinctly African flavor.

Where is the Stellenbosch wine region?