What’s On in the Overberg: 16 - 18 March

BY JESICA SLABBERT - MARCH 13, 2018

Check out our events calendar to see what events are taking place in the Overberg and surrounding areas this coming weekend.

SWELLENDAM

Saturday 17th

  • It’s you against the clock every Saturday at 8am Swellendam, 5km park run it. The run starts at Marloth Nature Reserve Gate Don’t forget to register before your first run and bring a printed copy of your barcode. For more information visit: bit.ly/2kg7UZA


STANFORD

Friday 16th

  • The #ReforestFest is Africa’s largest annual reforestation festival! Each March, they bring people together in the Platbos Forest in partnership with the Platbos Forest Reserve to plant thousands of trees, dance to live local bands, learn with sustainability leaders, camp under the stars, and be inspired by positive collective action. Tickets are available here, for more information check out their Facebook page.
  • The Stanford River Festival will be taking place from Friday at 5pm until Sunday at the bottom of King Street. A great opportunity to mix SUP, Surf ski and Kayaking in an awesome relaxed environment. Funds raised go to the Stanford Canoe Club Development Academy. For more information check out their Facebook page.

Saturday 17th

  • The Stanford Saturday Market takes place every Saturday from 10am till 12pm in the square next to the Stanford Galleries (Art Cafe). Enjoy a market filled with organic produce, eggs, home bakes, preserves, and more. For more information contact Elsa Gebhardt at 028 341 0499.


HERMANUS

Friday 16th

Saturday 17th

  • Hermanus parkrun - 5km Timed Run every Saturday at 8am. The event takes place at Hermanus Forest, Camphill Road, Hemel en Aaarde Valley, Hermanus. It's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode. Event Courtesy Of www.parkrun.co.za/hermanus
  • Join us at the weekly Hermanus Hemel-en-Aarde Boot Sale @ Hemel-en-Aarde Village in Hermanus every Saturday between 9am and 1pm.
  • Please come and join us for the Hermanus Country Market this and every Saturday morning to enjoy a unique outdoor deli experience, where you can buy good, wholesome, local fresh produce, direct from the source.  Over 30 traders showcasing the best foodstuffs from the Overberg region. Every Saturday between 9am – 1:30pm in Hermanus - Cricket Grounds. For more information check out their Facebook page
  • Hermanus: Fisherman's Village Craft Market takes place every Saturday between 8:30am and 3pm. Come out to Gearing's Point and see what they have in store for you. For more information contact: 028 423 3325
  • The Hermanuspietersfontein Food & Wine Market takes place every Saturday between 9am – 2pm in Hermanus. The Hermanuspietersfontein Food & Wine Market takes place every Saturday between 9am – 2pm in Hermanus.


NAPIER

Saturday 17th

  • The Napier Village Market will be taking place from 8am till 12pm on the lawn behind the Agri, Napier. For more information contact the Napier Tourism Department at 028 423 3325.


GREYTON

Saturday 17th

  • Every Saturday morning at 10am Greyton's Market Square is abuzz with activity, where people flock to buy the freshest home produce of all descriptions.


If you are hosting any events of interests please feel free to email me at [email protected] and we can publish it in this article as well as on our ‘What’s On’ section on Home, Food & Travel. 

Contact Franchisee Liande Barnard
Overberg contact number 086 163 6845
Overberg email address liande@homefoodandtravel.co.za