Whats Happening?

Explore our Garden Route Events and Festivals Calendar to see what popular festivals or events are taking place during your planned visit to the Garden Route. From sporting events to Food & Wine Fairs, the Garden Route is host to a multitude of festivals that take place all year round. Make your holiday in the Garden Route a trip to remember by attending a local Event or Festival.

Festivals like:

  • Sedgefield Slow Festival
  • Pink Loerie Mardi Grad
  • Knysna Speed Festival
  • Knysna Oyster Festival
  • Knysna Cycle Tour
  • Knysna Forest Marathon
  • Vodacom George Cheese Festival
  • NRL Wines Trade Show
  • Garden Route Wedding Exhibition
  • Plett Festival
  • Strawberry Festival
  • Chocolate Festival

and lots lost more……

George Events

PLAY-DOH Kitchen Creations Junior Chef Competition

Calling all budding master chefs – the PLAY-DOH Kitchen Creations Junior Chef Competition is at the V&A Waterfront.
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Butterfly Mystique Burlesque

Butterfly Mystique Burlesque is thrilled to bring you Welcome to Burlesque! a FREE Intro to Burlesque workshop.
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Yoga Hiking Retreat

Give yourself the gift of well-being and accompany us for a Yoga & Hiking Retreat
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George Music Society Klassieke Kleur.

Klassieke Keur consists of acclaimed pianist and composer Dalene Brits ...
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Open Seminar: Recession Proof Your Business

Recession Proof Your Business is a complimentary workshop that will provide you with specific, effective ideas and systems.
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Yoga Hiking Retreat

Give yourself the gift of well-being and accompany us for a Yoga & Hiking Retreat
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Strawberry Festival Presented By OLA

The Strawberry Festival presented by Ola is the country life and good food family weekend in the Garden Route.
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Yoga Hiking Retreat

Give yourself the gift of well-being and accompany us for a Yoga & Hiking Retreat
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Yoga Hiking Retreat

Give yourself the gift of well-being and accompany us for a Yoga & Hiking Retreat
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Knysna Events

Volunteer Program Outreach Program

We urgently need hands on deck! Our friends over at Peace of Eden Vegan Forest Retreat & Backpackers Lodge (our current depot)...
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Rastafarian Earth Festival

The vibrant Rastafari community of Knysna invites Rastas and visitors from all walks of life to participate in the annual Rasta...
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Beer: Home Brewing and Tutored Tasting

Craft Beer is all the rage. Join Darren Berry from Red Bridge Brewing Co for a live demo and learn how to make a home brew...
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Glow in the dark Run

Join Doodlebugs on Friday, 28 July 2017 @ 17:00 for a family fun run/Walk. Hot soup and drinks as well as glow in the dark goodies & face paint on sale. R50 Adults & R35 kids. For more information contact: 084 548 4118
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The Knysna Phoenix Golf Day

Knysna Golf Club will host a fundraising golf day on Saturday, July 29 with all proceeds going to the Southern Cape Fire...
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The Black Cat Bones Live

Join the Black Cat Bones at blend for a foot stomping, knee-slapping, Hip-swinging good time!
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2017 SOX 3-day Trail Run

The RCS Group (RCS), South Africa’s most prominent and innovative financial services provider in the retail credit market...
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Womans Day Workshop

Belvidere Manor presents Woman's Day make-up workshops on 8 August 2017 with make-up expert Debbie Jean...
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Miss full Figure Knysna 2017

Knysna Miss Full Figure 2017 will be held in Hornlee Secondary School...
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Knysna Timber Festival

The Knysna Timber Festival 2017 will go ahead as planned from 29 September to 1 October - and it'll take place as usual at its tra
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Plettenberg Bay Events

First Thursday of Every Month

First Thursday event at the Lookout Centre starting this Thursday! Le Fournil will be open for supper and the others shops will...
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Winelands Winter Special with Hog Hollow Horse Trails and Br

Winelands Winter Special with Hog Hollow Horse Trails and Bramon Wine Estate...
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Permanent Art Exhibitions during Plett Arts Festival

Permanent Art Exhibitions during Plett Arts Festival...
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The Plett ARTS Festival celebrates 4 years

This year’s Plett ARTS Festival (formerly Plett MAD Festival) includes the following events of music, arts and drama...
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Colourful entertainment order of the day at Plett Arts Fest

Plett Fringe entertains crowds on the 30th of June and the 1st of July with the comedian styles of Nik Rabinowitz in his show...
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Milkwood Framing Gallery presents Arts Festival Exhibition

Featured Artists *Helen Mudge *Tanya van Wyk *Ilse Kruger *Jonathan Davies *Quentin Gray *Stephen Rosin *Audrey Harvey *Dallas...
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Surf Cafe music line up

The line up at Surf Cafe over the Plett ARTS Festival…
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Plett Sunsets

This year, we introduce an exciting new feature to the Plett ARTS Festival - the Plett Sunsets; an assortment of free musical...
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Rock tribute to Vivaldi, Beethoven, Mozart Bach

The evergreen guitar virtuoso and rock musician, Mel Botes, launched one of his most ambitious projects in 2014 with...
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Plett Athletics Club Mandela Day Beach Run/ Walk

Plett Athletics Club Mandela Day 6.7km Family Beach Run/ Walk will be held on the 17th of July 2016...
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