What's on in Stanford (12 - 18 March 2015)


Tuesday to Saturday
Art Exhibition: Birds
Yum Eat Cafe (The Stanford Table)
Local artists exhibit their best pieces. Come and view the splendid bird art. 

Saturday, 14 March, 9:00 - 12:00
Saturday Morning Market
Stoep of Stanford Hotel
Stanford boasts its own little Saturday morning market. Bring along a basket and buy your ready-made meals and picnic ingredients at the market. Fresh breads, pates and prepared dishes, delicious decadent cakes and pastries, banting friendly chicken pies and frittata muffins, gluten-free quiches, and fresh farm grown vegetables, salads, heirloom seedlings, jams and fresh homemade mozzarella, halloumi & ricotta. Calli and John are selling a variety of pates and terrines and other treats.

Saturday 14 March 17:00
F1 & Rugby
The Vine Restaurant
13:00 - Saturday F1 qualifying for Australian GP
15:00 - Stormers vs Chiefs
17:00 - Cheetahs vs Sharks
Melktertjies R5 during the games.Friday and Saturday we have Half peri peri chicken and chips (mild or hot) For R80.

Tuesday 17 March 17:00
St. Patrick's Day
The Vine Restaurant
Bar specials and green beer with some great Irish music! Come join the fun!!! from 17:00 till late!! Free drink for anyone wearing lots of green!

Wednesday, 18 March, 09:00 - 12:00
Graze Farmers Market
Graze Restaurant
Reduce your carbon footprint and get your fresh veggies at Graze. Always seasonal, always fresh. Stay for coffee and breakfast.


Coffee Corner Deli
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
We are THE Authentic Village Coffee Shop. Serving excellent coffees, delicious breakfasts and light lunches. Our Baked Cheese and Carrot Cakes as well as our Chocolate Brownies are legendary. We only use Organically Grown, Unbleached, Stone Ground Flour for all in house baking such as the muffins (Sweet and Savoury), Quiche bases etc. We source our ingredients locally where and when we can and use only Free Range Eggs, Farm Fresh Veggies. Open Tuesday to Saturday.

Don Gelato
Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun

Don Gelato warmly invites you to its Garden and Coffee Shop with new and classic Italian flavours. Coffee and tea, cold drinks and wine, savoury croissants with a variety of fillings and, of course, our homemade traditional Gelato. Fully licensed, free wi-fi, wheelchair friendly. Open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 8:30 to 17:30 (also open during loadshedding).

Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 12 - 15 March

This is a happy Thursday for us at Marianas. After 15 years of doing our best we have garnered a nice distinction. Go check out Anelde Greeff's article on the Eatout website www.eatout.co.za/article/25-south-african-restaurants-must-experience-die-according-new-guide-book. We are open 12:00 to 16:00 from Thursday to Sunday.

Stanford Harvest
Farm Kitchen & Art Gallery 
Wed to Sun for Breakfast & Lunch
Freshly picked watermelons & melons for sale.
Thursday: Meal of the day. Roast Pork with creamy mash & honeyed carrots R65, Mango fridge tart R25
Sunday:  Buffet style Harvest: pay per weight, R85 min. Roast lamb, roast smoked pork, beef curry with loads of fresh farm veg. Please book.

Thanks to all our patrons and Andrew and Janet for making our Jazz evening such a great success. Thank you to Nick and Andrew (William’s construction) for getting the stoep windows in on time.  

The Vine
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 

Half peri-peri chicken and 
Friday and Saturday we have Half peri peri chicken and chips (mild or hot) For R80.


Vintage Beauty
For all your beauty business and necessities come to Vintage Beauty for pedi's, mani's, facials, massages, waxing and make up! Now also doing Gel Polish for a longer lasting nail colour!

Contact Jacolene 082 357 1245. Booking essential. 

Stanford Health Practice
Present special:
Get a health assessment for R50 when you book a reflexology session for R150.

A variety of other therapies are also available including therapeutic massage, reflexology, energy balancing, and help with Bach Flower Remedies and Tissuesalts, homeopathy and other natural remedies. Call Beatrice on 082 481 8285.


Friday, 27 March, 18:00
Stanford Sunset Market

It’s time for the Stanford Sunset Market again! Whether you love the smell of freshly made treats, sipping local wines and beer, deli goodies, browsing for arts and crafts, or just good ole family fun.

Sunday 29 March, 10:00 - 14:00
Art in the Park 

Hermanus Cricket Grounds
Food, drinks and coffees will be on offer and we hope guests will enjoy a picnic  in the fresh air while experiencing the art on display. Stanford artists will be exhibiting.

1 April, 14:00
Kiwinet Opening

Kiwinet will be having an open afternoon on 1 April, there will be snacks and wine for anyone who is interested / curious to see the transformation at 34 Daneel street. Tel: 028 341 0209


Stookhuis Opening
Sir Robert Stanford Estate

The Stookhuis (Distillery) at Sir Robert Stanford Estate is opening. More details to follow shortly.

3 April (Easter Weekend)
Panthera Africa

From Easter Weekend – the 3rd of April 2015 - Panthera Africa will finally be open for you to come and enjoy our magnificent Big Cats! We offer different types of visits for you and your family to enjoy! You have the chance of capturing the animals in their beautiful homes, and even see them in their true element on one of our enrichment visits. The choice is yours, and we are excited to share our dream with you! Please see www.pantheraafrica.com for more details. In order to not overcrowd the animals, we have put a limit of 20 people per visit, so it is always good to book in advance to ensure your spot!

Educational visits
10:00, 12:00 and 14:00.
Price: R 190 per adult, R 120 per child (under 13)

Feeding & Enrichments visits – pre-booking essential.
Time most likely to be in the morning or in the afternoon.
Price: R 290 for adults. No children under 16 allowed.
Book: info@pantheraafrica.com

8, 10, 11 April, 19:00
Silver Screen Songs in Cabaret
Raka Wine Farm

“Silver Screen Songs” in cabaret by the Jazzfordians. 7:00pm. Booking absolutely essential. Wine, Beer and  tappas platter. R150. Bookings:  Bea Whittaker milkwood@hermanus.co.za

16 April
Peasant’s Bar, 18:00
Stanford Conservation AGM

Sheraine van Wyk who is Eco-Learning Manager at Whale Coast Conservation will make a presentation on the frog monitoring project recently undertaken around Willem Appel Dam and the Vlei Street wetlands in Stanford.

9 - 10 May
Flight for birders

We will be presenting this course at the Community Hall, Mollergren Park, Hermanus on 9 and 10 May 2015. Find attached the registration form. The programme can be viewed at the following link: 


23 May, 19:00
Con Spirito Choir from Kleinmond
NG Church Hall

Graze Farmers Market - Wednesday Mornings
Kiwinets Opening
Breakfast & Lunch at Stanford Harvest
Panthera Africa Opening