We started out bright and early on this icy Wednesday morning but none of us felt the cold...
Swellendam is known for its beautiful landscapes and nature reserves, but every once in a while this gives way to the exciting events hosted by the historic town. Keep an eye out for these events taking place in Swellendam:
Date: Every 2nd Wednesday of the month
Event: The Swellendam hiking group meet on the second Wednesday morning of each month.
Under The Oaks Village Market
Date: Every last Saturday of the month
Event: Monthly country craft market with locally made goodies, fresh organic produce, herbs plants and good food. Every last Saturday morning from 9:00 till 13:00.
NG Kerk Buffeljagsrivier Vleisfees
Date: 29 July 2016
Event: Selling meat, sausages and mince at a very good price. We will also be having a barbecue dinner at the end of the day.
Rocco De Villiers
Date: 10 August 2016
Event: Dis ‘n voorreg om ‘n pianis en sanger van hierdie kaliber in Swellendam te ontvang. Kom luister gerus saam!
Date: 18 - 21 August 2016
Event: Spring expedition to see Renosterveld and Agulhas Plain Limestone Vegetation.
Yoga Kitchen Spa Retreat
Date: 19 - 21 August 2016
Event: Weekend retreat packages is set in the beautiful, historic town of Swellendam at A Hilltop Country Retreat.
River Run 2016
Date: 2 - 4 September 2016
Event: Adventure bikes get together!
Marloth Mountain Challenge
Date: 24 - 29 September 2016
Event: This is your chance to experience pure mountain running nirvana.
Jak de Priester
Date: 1 December 2016
Event: Jak de Priester, 'n Afrikaanse sanger, skrywer en TV-persoonlikheid, tree op in Swellendam!
Swellendam 100 MTB
Date: 5 - 6 December 2016
Event: The perfect way to enter the world of stage racing for first timers, and the perfect way to spend a weekend for those wanting some seriously beautiful MTB fun.
EVENTS NEXT DOOR
Whale of Trail Run
Date: 6 - 10 August 2016
Event: South Africa’s iconic five day Whale Trail hiking route is offered as a challenge to runners capable of embracing all 53km.
Date: 9 - 11 September 2016
Event: Spectacular whale viewing with fabulous wines, and incredible music.
Experience all that the greater Swellendam area has to offer with its great events! Book your accommodation today to make a full getaway of it and remember to fuel up at one of the quirky eateries in Swellendam.