September 2015
18-20 September  Funky Fynbos Festival, Gansbaai
Visit Gansbaai for the Funky Fynbos Festival from 18-20 September with stalls, view fynbos displays, MTB, food and wine tasting with live entertainment by Chris Els, Marimba Band, The Rivertones, Des Bosch, Guy Feldman. Click here to download the full programme.
24 September  Spit Braai at Benguela Cove, near Hermanus
If you're looking for the perfect winelands spot to enjoy some Braai Day activities without all the fuss, then listen up! Our Heritage Day celebration has all the ingredients for a perfect day out, kids entertainment, live music, great food and our beautiful landscapes and views. Booking is essential. Cost: R140 per person. From 12h00 at the Benguela Cove Tasting Room. Phone 083 645 6198 or email info@benguelacove.co.za for more information.
24-27 September  The Fynbos Art Route, Kleinmond
The grand opening of "The Fynbos Art Route" exhibition in the Old Backpackers Building off Harbour Road (next to Gringo's) will showcase in excess of fifty talented artists in all mediums and offer an extensive and diverse range of affordable contemporary and fine art. Please join us in celebrating this exciting new beginning. Click here to view the pamphlet.
26 September  Hangklip-Kleinmond's Got Talent, Kleinmond
Semi Finals (Top 12) from 18h00-21h00 in the Kleinmond Town Hall. Open R10 entry. Phone 028 271 5657 for more details.
October 2015
3 October  Pringle Bay Craft Market
Come browse through the market from 09h30 to 15h00 at the Pringle Bay Community Hall. Contact Marion Green at 028 273 8565 or 074 505 1277 for more info.
3 October  Hangklip-Kleinmond's Got Talent, Kleinmond
Finals (Top 6) from 18h00-21h00 in the NG Church Hall, Kleinmond. Open R10 entry. Phone 028 271 5657 for more details.
24 & 25 October  Art Retreat Pringle Bay
Two inspiring days to Relax, Create and Enjoy. Loosen up, let go of fear and expectations – have fun while exploring your creativity in an intuitive way. Price: R1,850 – includes all materials, lunch and teatime snacks. 50% deposit to book your place as space is limited. For more details please contact Monique at 083 458 3396, click here to view the pamphlet or visit www.moniquedaywilde.co.za
November 2015
7 November  Pringle Bay Craft Market
Come browse through the market from 09h30 to 15h00 at the Pringle Bay Community Hall. Contact Marion Green at 028 273 8565 or 074 505 1277 for more info.
7 November  Potjiekos Competition, Kleinmond
Potjiekos Competition at Gringos Restaurant in Harbour Road, Kleinmond. Please phone 028 271 5378 for details.
December 2015
1 December  World Aids Day, Betty's Bay
Celebration through formal events and drama at the Harold Porter Botanical Gardens, Betty's Bay. Phone 028 272 9311 for more info.
19 December  Pringle Bay Craft Market
Come browse through the market from 09h30 to 15h00 at the Pringle Bay Community Hall. Contact Marion Green at 028 273 8565 or 074 505 1277 for more info.
19 December  Carols by Candlelight, Betty's Bay
Come join in Carols by Candlelight in the Harold Porter Botanical Gardens. Phone 028 272 9311 for more information.
December 2015  Movies under the Stars, Betty's Bay
Come watch movies under the summer stars in the Harold Porter Botanical Gardens. Contact 028 272 9311 for details.
December 2015  Hot Heels Africa, near Pringle Bay
IMPORTANT! Hot Heels Africa will NOT take place this December 2015, but will definitely be back again in 2016!
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January 2016
2 January  Gugulethu Tenors, Betty's Bay
The Harold Porter Botanical Gardens present the Gugulethu Tenors. Phone 028 272 9311 for more information.
Annual Cape Whale Coast Events
FEBRUARY Lighthouse to Lighthouse Mountain Bike ride
Baardskeerdersbos Bazaar
JUNE/JULY Fees van die Ganse and
Winter Fynbos Show
SEPTEMBER Tourism month activities
DECEMBER Sharky Festival
Danger Point ½ Marathon
JUNE Penguin Plunge
Stanford Country Fair
SEPTEMBER Stanford Bird Fair
NOVEMBER Stanford Stumble
DECEMBER "Boxing Day" Annual Cricket Match
FEBRUARY Hermanus Primary School Carnival
MARCH Visbash
APRIL Energy Expo (OCF)
Camphill Fair
Passion Play at the Old Harbour
MAY R, R & R (Recycle, Re-use and Re-invent Expo)
Wheels & Runners
JUNE/JULY 2013 events planned
AUGUST Kalfie Fees
Food and Wine Fair
Wedding Expo
SEPTEMBER Tourism Month
Whale Festival
APRIL African X Trail – trail running sporting event
AUGUST SPUR Trail Series – Cape Winter: Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, Kleinmond (Plus XL). Click here to view pamphlet.
Annual Days of Importance 2015
2 February  World Wetlands Day
21 February  International Mother Language Day
28 February  Leap Day for Frogs (SA)
20 March  Meatout Day
21 March  Human Rights Day (SA)
21 March  International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
22 March  World Water Day
23 March  World Meteorological Day
23 March  Earth Hour (20h30-21h30)
6 April  Family Day (SA)
7 April  World Health Day
20-26 April  World Days of Actions
22 April  Earth Day
27 April  Freedom Day (SA)
1 May  Workers' Day
15 May  International Day of Families
18 May  International Museum Day
22 May  International Day for Biological Diversity
4-5 June  2nd African Marine Debris Summit
5 June  World Environment Day
8 June  World Oceans Day
16 June  Youth Day (SA)
17 June  World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
11 July  World Population Day
9 August  National Women's Day (SA)
10 August  World Lion Day
12 August  World Elephant Day
12 August  International Youth Day
1-7 September  National Arbor Week
4 September  Casual Day
8 September  International Literacy Day
14-19 September  National Clean-Up Week
16 September  International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
18 September  Recycling Day South Africa
19 September  International Coastal Clean-up
21 September  International Day of Peace
21 September  Zero Emissions Day
22 September  World Rhino Day
24 September  Heritage Day (SA)
27 September  World Tourism Day
4 October  World Animal Day
5 October  World Teachers Day
5 October  World Habitat Day
Second Week in October  National Marine Week
10 October  African Penguin Awareness Day
16 October  World Food Day
17 October  International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
24-30 October  Disarmament Week
20 November  Universal Children's Day
18 November  Birding Big Day (SA)
28 November  Buy Nothing Day
1 December  World AIDS Day
3 December  International Day for Persons with Disabilities
10 December  Human Rights Day
11 December  International Mountain Day
16 December  Day of Reconciliation (SA)
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