The change of season in the vineyards, fruit orchards and beautiful gardens in the Cape Winelands is a privilege we are so fortunate to experience. So, it is no wonder that October is Cape Winelands's month of open gardens. Take a look at our list of things to do in Paarl and surrounds this spring.
The Laborie afternoon and sunset picnics are back! Enjoy a beautifully packed picnic box filled with delicious treats and seasonal delights on Laborie Estate in Paarl.
Book a spot on the lush lawns, in the vineyards, or book a picnic table and enjoy the surrounding vineyards and mountain views. Vegetarian and kids picnic boxes are available too.
Booking essential. Click HERE to book.
The next instalment of Nederburg’s Taste, Learn & Discover Dinner Series at its The Manor restaurant will showcase the culinary mastery of one of SA’s rising stars; Mmabatho Molefe of Emazulwini at Maker’s Landing (V&A Waterfront).
She’s the second South African ever to make it onto the World’s 50 Best 50 Next list of people 35 or younger. Her inventive re-imagining of Zulu favourites has been wowing diners all over. Accompanying her will be Andrew Nel of Frankie Fenner Meat Merchants. Together they will be creating a fabulous five-course meal paired with some of Nederburg’s fine wines.
To book, click HERE.
Rhebokskloof, in partnership with SMILE 90.4 FM, is bringing you the hottest one-day music festival in the Cape Winelands this season!
Taking place on 29th October at Rhebokskloof Wine Estate in Paarl, concert-goers can see Jeremy Loops perform for the first time LIVE after his world tour. Our line-up also includes the award-winning Majozi and the chart-topping Paarl singer – Amy Jones! They will be supported by fantastic local acts and sets from the SMILE FM DJs to keep you dancing all day long. Plenty of prizes to be given away on the day. Tickets are limited so buy yours today!
Click HERE to book via WebTickets.
Every Thursday night is Date Night at La Paris Bistro at La Paris Estate, Franschhoek. Spoil that special someone with a two-course dinner from La Paris's Date Night menu and a bottle of wine to share, all for R550 per couple. Click HERE or the full menu.
Bookings recommended. To book, contact 021 867 0171 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Attention Shiraz and venison enthusiasts. Sip, sample and savour your way through a selection of four delicious venison treats paired with a Shiraz wine from the Perdeberg portfolio:
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Booking is essential. Book via Dineplan booking facilities, email email@example.com or call 021 869 1094.
Would you like to enjoy a culinary and affordable farm-to-table lunch? Join Jewell's Restaurant at Spice Route in Paarl for the annual Restaurant Week XXL. Their 2-course lunch costs R245 person, and their 3-course lunch costs R295.
Mellasat Vineyards just below the Du Toitskloof Pass outside Paarl is the perfect off-the-beaten sport to enjoy a cheese & charcuterie platter and wine tasting. A cheese & charcuterie platter for two costs R265, and a tasting of 5 wines costs R50 per person.
For reservations and enquiries contact Mellasat Vineyards on 021 862 4525 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Windmeul is excited to announce that they'll be hosting a 4x4 Vineyard Tour. Departing from Windmeul Cellar, you'll be taken on a journey through Paardeberg. Come and enjoy an adventure-filled day with them. Limited spots available.
Please contact Anton Laas for more information: 021 869 8100 | 082 492 9221 | email@example.com