Special events in Greyton
There are many amazing reasons to travel to the village of Greyton in the Western Cape’s glorious Overberg region. From delicious farm-fresh goods to some of the province’s best wines, it’s difficult not to want to explore this incredible village and its surrounding farmlands. However, when it comes to finding things to do in Greyton, you’ll soon realise that one of the greatest pastimes here is supporting special events in and around the settlement. These are either hosted in the town itself or situated close by in the charming countryside, especially when celebrating the year’s harvests or a particularly special bottling at a local wine estate.
Situated in a naturally rich part of the Overberg, Greyton special events are not to be missed! While they happen fairly irregularly, it’s always a good idea to keep an eye, or even ear, open for word of impromptu special events or occasions. While there is always the weekly market to explore on Saturday mornings, you’ll also be able to attend the renowned “Greyton Genadendal Classics for All” festival here annually in May too. This is a wonderful chance to enjoy great food and a number of live classical performances. Music fills the air all weekend long!
And one of the truly great things about attending special events in Greyton, it doesn’t just draw the local community out but there are a number of neighbouring towns in the Cape Country Meander who’s residents visit here too. While some occasions, festivals or markets are wildly spectacular and have extensive advertising and coverage, some of the best events are fairly quaint and intimate. From storytelling time at the local library of even sports matches at the nearby club, there’s always something to do in Greyton. And generally you’ll find activities that are suited to all types of age groups and interests.
From laid-back wine socialisers to group hiking events through the incredible Greyton countryside, there are special events happening here all year through. You’ll be able to share and discover the many wonders of nature in this part of the Cape Overberg, while sampling of the most delicious food in the Western Cape. You can be sure that the festivals, markets and gatherings in Greyton bring offerings of farm-fresh goods and treats aplenty. So, definitely make time in your schedule to check into Greyton’s annual calendar of special events and occasions. You won’t want to miss out on all of the fun in this splendid part of the countryside.