Things to do this weekend: 26 to 28 October 2018

The Stellenbosch region has the kind of pastoral beauty rarely seen outside of places like Tuscany, so to what beautiful sights will the warmer weather take you this weekend? Read on for our curated list of activities and attractions to keep you moving.


Full Moon Night Walk at Helderberg

Due to popularity of these Night Walks, it is recommended that you book early. Participants meet at the entrance to the reserve at 20h00, walks start promptly. Cars may be parked inside.

For more information see website for the Friends of Helderberg Nature Reserve here.

Booking essential.
– each walk is limited to 20 persons maximum
– book and pay in advance at the Information Centre ONLY
– more info at Information Center 021-8514060 daily 10h00-16h00


Bridal Perfume Workshop

Perfume Power invites you on a romantic journey to create a wedding day or honeymoon perfume. To facilitate this artistic process; wedding themes, seasons, the wedding dress, perfume personality, and a list of important wedding preparation questions will be covered. With the guidance of fragrance specialist Diana Rankin, a large variety of quality perfume oils will be available for you to craft the perfect wedding day perfume based on the mood, emotions, and memory you wish to evoke.


Cape Holiday Show at Sandringham Estate

Cape Holiday Show, the only Cape Summer Holiday Show has something for the whole family. Held at Sandringham Estate in Stellenbosch winelands. Boasting the largest collection of caravans, camper vans, leisure vehicles and camping related equipment. The ideal place to find your holiday destination, leisure activity, and holiday related products/services. With live entertainment and gourmet food its the perfect day out for the whole family set in the picturesque Cape Winelands.


Oktoberfest at Eaglevlei

Experience an authentic German day of delight with performances from local artists and the Wurstzipfel band whilst enjoying a large selection of craft beers and of course, German platters packed with imported treats.


Steam Train to Elgin Railway Market – 27 October 2018

Experience the wonder of a bygone era, when steam travel was part of daily life. The combination of a restored vintage steam train & a creatively re-imagined marketplace work together to create a nostalgic atmosphere filled with contemporary treats for the senses. The Art Deco & Art Nouveau inspired Elgin Railway Market is an iconic retail destination integrating food, wine, fashion, leisure and entertainment. All under one splendid roof. We have a novel way of getting you there and back. Journey 3 hours