Nederburg Wine Estate (As written on Female Entrepreneur SA: 09 April 2018)

My husband and I were fortunate enough to visit Nederburg wine estate. If you are from South Africa, chances are you have heard or seen the name at least once. It is sort of a popular or household name if you will. Because of this, I was quite excited to visit the actual estate, see the magic, put a proverbial face to the name.

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Vodacom announced as presenting partner for 2018 Cintron Pink Polo

Cintron Pink Polo, for the first time in its nine-year history, will be presented by Vodacom when the prestigious event returns to Val de Vie Estate on 3 November 2018. The event is a highlight on the Western Cape’s social calendar and tickets are sought-after, selling out well in advance. Ticket sales went live today:

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Musical Entertainment during the month of April

Domaine Brahms

12 April 2018

Join us and the Afrikaans music group “Kaleidoskoop” and enjoy an evening with great harmony and warm instruments under the stars with family and friends. Your own picnic basket is allowed or order one from us brahms1@iafrica.com.

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There is lots to do this autumn at Le Bonheur Reptile Park!

Le Bonheur is truly one of the Winelands’ gems that has to be visited in the Paarl region. Their mission is to promote the conservation of the Nile crocodile and other reptiles through education and to provide an engaging experience that nurtures respect for crocodiles and other South African reptiles. Le Bonheur offers some exciting reptile adventures to visitors this autumn.

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Cyclists will face a variety of challenges when the Liberty Winelands Encounter takes place in the Western Cape from April 13 to 15.

A memorable experience at a good price is what ASG Events has set out to achieve as they look forward to the Liberty Winelands Encounter next month. Part of the Encounter series, which includes the TransCape and Waterberg, this three-day event takes place in the Cape Winelands from April 13 to 15.

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Run the Vines

Run the Vines is a success story of a great idea that has grown into a great all-year-round event with collaboration, hard work and passion. Lans Pepler approached the Drakenstein Local Tourism Association’s General Manager, Annelize Stroebel, with the idea of holding trail running events on the beautiful wine farms in the Paarl region.

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Tasting Experiences at the iconic KWV

KWV Wines, South Africa’s iconic wine and spirits company, has reached centennial status!KWV is one of the leading wine and spirits producers in South Africa and has a distinguished heritage, celebrated around the globe, of product innovation and exceptional brands. Read more about the variety of tasting experiences they have to offer.

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Cheetah Experience Ashia, a world-class cheetah sanctuary and working farm outside Paarl in South Africa’s Western Cape, has opened its doors.

Ashia, an African name meaning “life and hope”, lies nestled at the foot of the dramatic Drakenstein mountains near Paarl, providing the perfect setting for the sanctuary’s conservation and environmental education programmes. A true passion project, the cheetah conservation programme forms the heart of this beautiful place, offering a facility for hand-raised ambassador cheetahs and a safe sanctuary for retired animals or those that need special care.

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It is a musical March in Paarl

Picnic Concert: Die Heuwels Fantasties at The Afrikaanse Language Monument

24 March 2018

8 pm – 9pm

The ever-popular Die Heuwels Fantasties (translated as ‘Fantastic Hills’) again ascends the Paarl Mountain this year for another sizzling picnic concert at the Language Monument, in the Garden Theatre. Whether you are a hardened fan or have never experienced the pleasure of their live sounds, this opportunity is definitely not one to pass up. In addition, it is in aid of the Let’s Read! literacy project for children.

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Paarl offers some great food and wine options in March

Pure Paarl Farmers Market

Every Saturday from 9am – 2pm

Pure Paarl Farmers Market is based at Zanddrift Vineyards opposite Boschenmeer on the R301, Paarl. Its vision is to create a platform for small farmers, artisan and crafters to showcase their naturally and homemade produce and products. It is an authentic farmer’s market where the farmer comes to you!

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