What's on in Stanford (19 - 25 March 2015)


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

Art Exhibition: Rien Arts
Springfontein Wine Estate

Two garden sculptures of Rien is currently on exhibition at Springfontein Wine Estate. The website of the artist can be found here www.rienarts.com. She is contactable via her email address carine.aerts@gmail.com

Friday, 20 March
Sports Car Lovers
Birkenhead Estate
Come to Birkenhead on Friday to view a collection of Ferrari's, Aston Martins, and a few Lotus motor vehicles. More info: 028 341 0013

Saturday, 21 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, 21 March, 9:00 - 12:00
Saturday Morning Market
Stoep of library
Pancakes for sale to raise funds for the NG Church.

Saturday 21 March, all day
The Vine Restaurant

8:30 Super 15 Cheetahs vs Crusaders
8:30 ICC Cricket world cup West Indies vs New Zealand
11:00 FIM World Superbikes Qualifying
16:00 6 Nations Scotland vs Ireland
17:00 Super 15 Bulls vs Force
19:00 Sharks vs Chiefs

Sunday 22 March, 8:30
Stanford Breakfastrun Club
The Vine Restaurant
Meet at 8:30 for 9:00 departure.(The Vine Stanford) for a run to Greyton. Coffee at Searles. Then on to a Brunch at Botriver hotel. On back to Stanford via Hermanus. 

Sunday 22 March, lunch
Beloftebos Summer Sunday Picnic 
Live music. Deli eats, roosterkoek, homemade lemonade and much more. Booking essential: email corneli@beloftebos.co.za or phone 072 111 9380

Wednesday, 25 March, 9:00 - 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
Tuesday to Saturday
Coffee Corner Deli are introducing a lunch time “Plat du Jour”, meal of the day.  Just good homemade dishes affordable to the average person.  Friday we will be serving a Green Thai Curry.  Advance notice will be appreciated as servings will be limited. We will also have options for Banters and No-Wheaters.  Remember we are fully licenced so you can enjoy your meal with a glass of wine or beer.  Of course our usual delicious breakfasts and famous cakes will also be available as usual not to mention our GREAT COFFEES.

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). Tel: 081 805 7470

The Vine
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun 
Calamari Steak Strips
350 gram Calamari steak strips served with rice 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.


Saturday 21 March, 19:00
St Paddy's Green Party
Happy St. Patrick's Day. Book your meal. Great music. Bangers & mash or pie & gravy for sale. Cash Bar. Entrance R30. Bookings: 082 554 3327.


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.

Saturday, 28 March
Earth Hour Picnic
Mosaic Private Sanctuary
Join us for a gourmet Earth Hour picnic. R400/couple. 25% profits to the Stanford Soup Kitchens. Booking essential.

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.

29 March
Moto 2, 3, GP
The Vine Restaurant
Reminder: We will be open Sunday 29 March for MotoGP

Moto3 16:30
Moto2 18:00
MotoGP 19:30

Come support our 2 South African boys in Moto3! Open for drinks in the bar during races only.

1 April, 14:00
Kiwinet Open Afternoon
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

Stanford Treasure Trove
Flash Sale from 2 - 4 April
We are open on Good Friday. Some really special prices for really special stuff. For more see www.stanfordtreasuretrove.co.za for prices as from Thursday 2 April till Saturday 4 April. 10:00 to 14:00 daily! For more info please call Royd: 071 128 5533.

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, 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. All are welcome. We regret no children under 16 allowed. Book: info@pantheraafrica.com

4 April
Coffee Corner Deli

Saturday, 4 April, Full English Buffet Breakfast at R70pp including Champers and Orange Juice from 08h00 to 11h00. Don't miss this!  Contact: 083 441 0105/028 341 0034, email: cynthia@coffeecornerdeli.co.za  

4 & 5 April, 14:00 till late
Stookhuis Opening
Sir Robert Stanford Estate
The Stookhuis (Distillery) at Sir Robert Stanford Estate is opening. For brandy and grappa tasting, live music, exotic cocktails and beautiful views! Sir Robert Stanford Estate is the place to be. Come and celebrate with GiGi and her girls. To book, please contact GiGi on 082 441 0709 or gigi.gigi@mweb.co.za

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
Panthera Africa visits
Kiwinets Open Afternoon
Coffee Corner Deli luncheons and breakfast