Paarl Wine Route is celebrating the 2017 harvest in spectacular style with the 10th Ommiberg ‘Round the Rock’ Festival on Saturday 04 March 2017, where this award-winning wine region and participating farms will host harvest activities for young and old to give visitors a glimpse into the magic of winemaking.
Summer has arrived and wine festivals abound, tourists and locals alike can sample the luscious beverages from some of the best wine farms in the Western Cape. If you’re a fan of these intoxicating events, one calendar highlight not to miss is the third Proe Paarl Wine Festival, happening at a range of venues in Paarl.
A group of local crafters from Paarl will be showcasing their work at the inaugural Crafter’s Market to be hosted at Paarl Tourism Information on Saturday, 10 December, from 10h00 to 13h00 as part of the Proe Paarl summer campaign.
Beat the year-end blues and recharge your batteries. Escape to the heart of the Cape Winelands for Proe Paarl – a month-long celebration of the unique offerings of the Paarl region. From 16 November to 18 December, Paarl will be pulling out all the stops to offer visitors a great experience ranging from outdoor activities, country cuisine, warm hospitality and award-winning wines. Whether you have time for a quick day trip or a weekend breakaway, Paarl is the place to play this summer.
Nadia Gamieldien spent a day in the Drakenstein Valley, exploring the gem of the Boland, Paarl, and discovering new facets of the area’s heritage and cuisine.