Things to do this weekend – 27 to 29 July 2018

The weekend is here and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your free days in the Winelands.



Muratie Flavours of Winter Festival – 28 July 2018

Port lovers are invited to enjoy the cosy atmosphere with live music in one of the Cape’s oldest wineries, appreciating the rich and luscious flavours of the Cape Port-style wines. The Muratie Farm Kitchen will be serving a delicious array of traditional and rustic meals, suited to the wintertime. All the wines on show will be available for purchase at cellar door prices.

The cost is R120 per person including a tasting glass. Due to limited space, visitors are advised to book in advance. Tel: (021) 865 2330 or email


Albert Frost Trio Winter Tour – Somerset West

wo years on from the release of Frost`s SAMA award winning album The Wake Up, has seen this trio grow the new material seamlessly into a set comprised of Frost`s vast background as composer/performer of material ranging from blues and rock to world music and jazz. Expect a set of diverse material based around his blues background, breaking away from the stricter blues form to venture into the wider soundscapes of African and psychedelic feels meshed into a world blues rock flavour.


Charity Book Fair at Somerset Mall – 26 to 29 July 2018

Every year Somerset Mall hosts the annual Charity Book Fair. More than 35 charities in and around the Western Cape area partake in the generous event where they sell sponsored 2nd hand books to the community. Books for all ages, tastes, and budgets. Second-hand books will be for sale to raise funds for HART Helderberg Animal Rescue Team.


Bridal Fair at the Lord Charles Hotel – 29 July 2018

SA Bridal Fairs is excited to be hosting their next Western Cape Exclusive Bridal Fair at the stunning NH The Lord Charles Hotel on Sunday 29th July from 10am-3pm

For more Info –, tickets online at for R40pp. Or Pay on the day R50pp (Pensioners & Children Free).

Bridal Packs available for the first 100 Brides-to-be so get out there and meet some of Cape Town’s finest Wedding Suppliers for this one-day event.


Stellenbosch MTB Challenge at Spier Wine Estate

The 13th edition of the Stellenbosch MTB Challenge takes a break from the annual 6 route format and focuses on fun and family with 2 route options launching from our new venue at Spier Wine Estate!

As one of the premier venues in South Africa, Spier Wine Estate needs no introduction and has loads on offer for riders and spectators alike with wonderful food, wine and beautiful scenery to wow the senses. The two routes chosen for this year’s challenge compliments the venue and offering perfectly. To add to the fun, a new trail run will be hosted on Saturday, 28 July to create the perfect winelands outdoor weekend.