What's on 12 - 19 July

What's on 12 - 19 July

Stanford Tourism Bureau

Thursday, 12 July - Sunday, 15 July

Weekend Flowers at Bellairs Withers

  • Bellairs Withers

After a short break, our fragrant flowers are back. This week we have fresh bunches of Tulips, Roses, Irises, Orientals and St Joseph’s as well as some beautiful Mixed Bouquets. We look forward to seeing you. 

Thursday, 12 July, from 17:00

Live music. Good vibes, Good Times

Weekend vibes are in the air! Friday night live music with Glenn Buys in the Stanford RePUBlic, folk, rock and that foot stomping music we all know.

Cosy fires will be going in both Coffee Corner and the pub. Dinner will be served as per usual plus a new range of blackboard items that will make your tummy smile. 

Friday, 13 July, 19:00

An Intimate Session with Albert Frost

  • Stanford Hills Estate

Albert Frost is a familiar and respected feature of the South African blues-rock music scene. For the past two decades, the energetic performances of this accomplished guitarist have dazzled audiences as he deftly alternates between rhythm and lead, while showcasing acoustic and electric guitars. His first love is blues, stemming from the influence of his long relationship with the Blues Broers with whom he has performed since 1994. His patent enjoyment of the music he performs and his instruments as well as his charming rapport with the audience, keep his admirers captivated and returning for more.

Saturday, 14 July, 09:00 - 12:00

Saturday Morning Market

  • Stanford Hotel Stoep

#winterthrills @ The Stanford Saturday Food Market on The Stoep of The Standford Hotel! Whether (see what we did there) Stormer, Sharks or Waratahs gets your ‘Pale toe’ rumbling...Or Sweden Russia or Croatia ‘strike’ a goal - there is something delectable for everyone to see you through to the finals! Winter in Stanford is an experience not to miss! Gluwein fires craft beers and red wine... steamy breathe and icy tip noses!  

Saturday, 14 July, 10:00 - 12:00

Museum Opening

The museum will open with a display of wedding dresses from 100 years from 10:00 to noon on Saturday. 

Saturday, 14 July

Soccer and Super Ruby Broadcast

This weekend watch the World Cup 3rd place playoff at 16:00, plus Super Rugby at Walker Bay Estate. 

Sunday, 15 July, 17:00

World Cup Soccer Final

Some events are just worth it, even if you're not a dyed in the wool fan. This World Cup Final promises to be one of those, with grub, grog and gees in abundance.

We're showing the game on the big projector screen with enough on the go to keep the non-football parts of the family entertained. Bring your mates, come join us, and get to choose who to shout for, even if it's only for the game. 

Sunday, 15 July, 17:00

World Cup Soccer Final - Sunday special

Special soccer menu for Sunday all day. Birkenhead burger (200grms) and chips with garnish R105. Prawn basket R95. We will also be serving our cheese platters. 

Monday - Wednesday, 16 - 18 July

Mandela Day Projects in Stanford

How can you lend a hand and make every day Mandela Day?

Wednesday, 18 July, 09:00 - 12:00

Graze Farmers Market 

  • Graze Slow Food Cafe

Reduce your carbon footprint and get your fresh veggies at Graze Slow Food Cafe. Always seasonal, always fresh. Stay for coffee and breakfast. 

Wednesday, 18 July, and Thursday 19 July 18:00 - 19:00


  • Stanford Community Hall

Wednesday & Thursday evenings from 18:00 - 19:00. R80 participation for a full month, 8 classes. The past 3 weeks we grew from 21 to over 40 participants and we would love to grow more. 

Daily Specials 

The Wine Bar(n) @ Springfontein 

Open daily from 11:00 - 21:00

Join us for our daily specials:

  • Lamb Tjoppies on a bed of mash with farm fresh Veggies R120
  • Goulash Soup with Malva pudding and homemade custard R70 or with a glass of wine R100. Looking forward to having you on the Farm! Team Springfontein. 

Lomond Wine Estate

Now open 7 days a week. From 10:00 - 16:00

  • We offer platters for two to share with two Glasses of our premium Sugarbush Sauvignon blanc: We use Local cheeses and Richard Bosman cold meats for all our platters. Cheese Platter @ R220; Cold Meat Platter @ R240; Lomond Platter @ R300.
  • We are also running a few good deals from the Tasting room; buy 2 bottles of Rose and get 1 bottle free OR Buy 5 bottles of our classic range and get a bottle free.

Pets welcome too. For any more info please don’t hesitate to call us.

Weekday Special: Monday - Friday

Winter times: 08:30 - 17:00 Weekdays (Weekends 08:30 - 19:00)

We have welcomed back our weekday special, R90 for a meal inclusive of a glass of Wine (Please check facebook daily to see whats on the menu for the day).

TGIF will be held on the second Friday of every month, Happy Hour from 17:00 - 19:00 with specials on selected drinks and food items. Sometimes we will have guest artists performing, keep an eye on our FB page for updates.

Winter Platter

Klein River Farmstead

'Winter vibes'

We are now serving a lovely Winter Platter to warm up the cockles in this icy weather. Monday - Saturday: 09:00 - 16:00 & Closed: Sundays 

A visit to Klein River Farmstead is a celebration of Cheese, Picnics and Family.

Breakfast & Burgers

Ou Meul Bakkery & Café Stanford

Every day specials

  • Amazing Breakfast Special until 11:45
  • Delicious Half Price Burgers from 14:00

Family Special at Panthera Africa Big Cat Sanctuary

Treat the whole family during the school holidays! If you are a family of 4 or more, you qualify for a 10% discount. Pre-bookings only. Times: 10:00 or 15:00.

The big cats at Panthera Africa will honor you with their presence on our a 1,5 hour educational visit, and together with you and your loved ones, we will share the magic! Come and see brown lions, white lions, tigers, leopards and caracals. The easiest is to book online: where you can choose your preferred date and time, and add all the loved ones joining you! 

Sunset Visits: By arrangement. Enrichment Visits: By arrangement.

Special Accommodation Rates till 30 July 2018

Boschrivier Accommodation


R500 off 2-night bookings. 

  • Terms and conditions apply.

Special Accommodation Rates 1 July till 29 August 2018

  • Amble Side


Stay for 3 nights and only pay for 2 nights.

  • Terms and conditions apply.
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