Whats happening in March …

If you can’t think of anything to do or feel that there is just too much choice – then here are three events happening this March that are bound to keep you entertained.

Stellenbosch Woordfees

The fantastic Woordfees (Festival of the Word) has captivated the scenic town of Stellenbosch annually. The unique festival is a celebration of Afrikaans in the arts of literature, drama and music. And the events include entertaining music to innovative drama and moving poetry to fascinating exhibitions. The literary program features debates, talks and readings. Applications for artists, authors, and publishers are available each year.

When: 1st – 10th March 2013

Where: Stellenbosch

Information & Program: www.woordfees.co.za

Tickets: for the individual ‘Word-and-Wine’ events are available at Computicket.

Accommodation in Stellenbosch


Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour

For all those cycling enthusiasts the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle tour is definitely not to be missed, and although most have already started training, the Argus is also for those who just want to ride along and enjoy the scenic ride. Families of the cyclists can also enjoy themselves, as a carnival including hospitality tents, entertainment and guaranteed fun awaits the cyclists, their families and friends at Green Point Stadium.

When: Sunday, 10 March 2013

Where: Cape Town Central

Enter: Online entries can be submitted at the Cycle Tour website at www.cycletour.co.za.

Price: R300p/p – R550p/p

Accommodation in Cape Town


ABSA KKNK (Klein Karoo National Arts Festival)

The Klein Karoo Arts Festival (KKNK) is an Afrikaans arts and culture festival in the Karoo town of Oudtshoorn and although Oudtshoorn might seem far to travel- the ABSA KKNK is well worth the drive, there is ample beautiful accommodation in Oudtshoorn to satisfy every need.

There has been a huge increase in original works this year including 22 plays, 18 music theater and contemporary music productions, 7 classic musicals, four special compound word art programs, two crisp child theater and a high profile new dance theater production. The Rivierbuurt will be a place of leisure for families with a variety of food and music to choose from, a shopping heaven with over 400 stalls, as well as a fun park.

To avoid disappointment it is advisable to book your accommodation well in advance for this event. Visit the Oudtshoorn accommodation page.

When: 29th March – 6th April 2013.

Where: Oudtshoorn

Information and program: www.absakknk.co.za

Accommodation in Oudtshoorn

If you need accommodation in the towns during these events then visit Discover South Africa at www.discoversouthafrica.co.za – where you will find all your accommodation requirements.

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