ALL 7 TOWNS
Under the Oaks Market
Date: Every Saturday
Venue: Grace & Merci Restaurant
Time: 9am - 1pm
Info: Market under the Oak Trees with Hot Roosterkoek, Food Stalls, Coffee, Craft Beer, Fresth Produce, Music, etc.
Expedition Africa Race
Date: 8 - 9 May 2021
What: 120km Adventure Race
Venue: Kambati River Resort
Info: Teams of 2 & 4 kayak, trek and MTB around the beautiful Swellendam area - a total distance of 120km.
Jan Harmsgat MTB & Trail Run
Date: 12 - 13 June 2021
Venue: Jan Harmsgat
Info: If you planned to join us in 2020 for our inaugural JHG MTB and Trail Run Festival, then you will be glad to hear it will now take place on the 12th&13th of June 2021.
Silver Mountain Music Festival
Date: 17 - 20 June 2021
Info: Celebrating music, nature and
country living in the magical Grootvadersbosch Valley. The festival is inspired by the silvery glow of the Langeberg.
Around the Pot 100 Miler
Date: Saturday, 24 July 2021
What: Mountain Bike Event on gravel roads
Distance: 200 Mile (320km) | 100 Mile (160km) | 60 Mile (98km) | 25 Mile (40km)4 July 2021
Barrydale in Bloom
Date: 16 - 17 October 2021
What: Barrydale in Bloom is an annual Open Garden Safari of beautiful gardens.
Where: All over Barrydale
Date: Saturday, 27 November 2021
What: The Double Century is an annual, 202 kilometer team cycle race. Even hard-core mountain bikers should do this event.
Date: November - December
What: Come pick your own youngberries and blackberries and taste some of the wonderful Berry Liqueurs in the picture perfect Hermitage Valley.
Up the Creek Festival
Date: Feb 2022
What: Established in 1990, Up the Creek is the second longest-running outdoor music festival in South Africa. Set annually on the banks of the magical Breede River.
Where: Breede Rivier, 23km from Swellendam
Date: 3 - 5 March 2022
What: Swellendam shows has a very proud history, being established by F. W. Reitz in March 1832.
Where: Swellendam Showgrounds
TOP EVENTS NOT TO MISS
Feb 2022 - UP THE CREEK MUSIC FESTIVAL
3 - 5 Mar 2022 - SWELLENDAM LANDBOU SKOU
17 -20 Jun 2021 - SILVER MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL
24 Jul 2021 - CHAS EVERITT - OVERBERG 100 MILER
16-17 Oct 2021 - BARRYDALE IN BLOOM
Oct 2021 - MARLOTH MOUNTAIN RUN
27 Nov 2021 - DOUBLE CENTURY CYCLE TOUR
Nov - Dec 2021 - WILDEBRAAM BERRY PICKING
16-19 Dec 2021 - BARRYDALE ART MEANDER