Top August Events On The West Coast

August Events On The West Coast Way

Floral Explosion At Postberg Nature Reserve

Date: August & September 2019

Time: 09h00 to 17h00

Location: West Coast National Park located o the West Coast Way Culture and Foodie Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)21 424 1037 for park reservations and/or bookings

Description: For two months every year (August and September), Postberg  Nature Reserve opens up their doors to hikers, walkers and flower enthusiasts to come and enjoy this beautiful section of the West Coast National Park.

Duckitt Nursery Open House In Darling

Date: 1st Saturday of the Month (May to November)

Time: 09h00 – 12h00

Location: Oudepost Farm in Darling is located on the West Coast Way Culture and Tractor Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)22 492 2606 or email [email protected]

Description: Various orchid pot plants, spikes, and accessories are for sale in the packing shed. The entrance is free. The greenhouse with the most spectacular display of flowers at that time is also open for public viewing. Free tea and coffee and also our famous ‘Presby’ pancakes for sale in the pack- shed.

This Weekend Visit The Darling Flower Ministry

Date: Friday 2 August to Sunday 4 August 2019

Time: Friday & Saturday 10hoo to 17h00

Location: Darling Presbyterian Church, Darling located on the West Coast Way Culture and Tractor Routes.

Contact: For inquiries email [email protected]

Description: Darling Flower Ministry is an annual flower festival presented by the members of the Darling Presbyterian Church. This flower festival/show comprises cut flower arrangements depicting a particular biblical verse Those who have made an outing for the day to Darling may enjoy a light lunch and refreshments at the Church.

Music Guru In Darling

Date: Tuesday 6 August 2019

Time: 18h00 for 18h30

Location: Brigs Barn in Darling located on the West Coast Way Culture and Tractor Routes.

Contact: For bookings call +27 (0)22 492 2451

Inquiries: +27 (0)22 492 1003 or 083 376 1751

Description: Fancy yourself a Music Guru with a playlist and knowledge to take down the house? Why not join the fun once a month! Come join in the fun at Darling and booking is essential, so make the call to book your spot early enough.

Kobus Matthews Live at Charlie’s Brewhouse

Date: Saturday 10 August 2019

Time: 18h00

Location: Charlies Brewhouse in Port Owen, Veldriff located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Berg Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)22 492 2831 or email [email protected]

Description: Join Charlie’s Brewhouse family for a night of wonderful music brought to you by Kobus Matthews. Save the date and bring a date.

Book For The Popular Thali Thali Sunday Buffet

Date: Every Sunday

Time: 12h00

Location: Thali Thali Game Lodge located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Tractor Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)82 372 8634 or email [email protected]

Description: Bring the family around to Thali Thali for their special Sunday Buffet. Menu’s change weekly, be sure to check out their Facebook page for an updated menu. Booking is essential as space is limited. Make a day of it and book a Game drive too.

Celebrate Juanita Du Plessis at Club Mykonos Langebaan

Date: Thursday 8 August 2019

Time: 20h00

Location:  Club Mykonos in Langebaan is your little piece of Greece located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Tractor Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)22 707 7000 or email [email protected]

Description: This Year marks the 20 year anniversary of Juanita Du Plessis songwriting career and it is celebrated by her biggest album of the past decade. Do not miss this fantastic performance at Club Mykonos. Tickets are available now on Computicket. For more info visit website for ticket bookings.

Langebaan Half Marathon

Date: Saturday 24 August 2019

Time: 08h00 to 14h00

Location: Club Mykonos in Langebaan is your little piece of Greece located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Tractor Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)83 462 4400 or +27 (0)83 407 4625

Description: The Langebaan Half Marathon will be hosted at Club Mykonos Resort. Running distances are 21km, 10km and 5km. Visit the facebook page for in-depth information about the marathon.

Head Out To Clanwilliam Wildflower Show

Date: Friday 23 August – Sunday 1 September 2019

Time: Friday 08h30 to Sunday at 18h00

Location: Clanwilliam located on the West Coast Way Wild Route.

Contact: For more information about the show visit the facebook show.

Description: To all wildflower enthusiasts – Clanwilliam cordially invites you to frolic in the flowers and view our Blomkerk displaying the annual Wildflower Show. Harmony is this year’s theme.

Join The West Coast Flower Trail Run

Date: Saturday 17 August 2019

Time: 07h00 – 13h00

Location: Khwa Ttu is located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Culture Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)22 451 2202 or email [email protected]

Description: Runners, walkers, young and old, all are welcome. There are a 5km, 10km and a 21km trail for the more serious runners. Dogs on a lead are welcome. The facilities for runners include built ablutions with hot showers, a restaurant, shop, West Coast food stands, coffee bar, free wifi, and secure parking – and exclusively for runners, a free game drive. 

For the full information on the race, visit the website.

Hopefield Fynbos Show

Date: 29 August – 1 September 2019

Time: 09h00 across the three days

Location: Hopefield on R45 between  Malmesbury and Langebaan.

Contact: +27 (0)78 469 7986 or email [email protected]

Description: For their 30th anniversary, The Fynbos show focuses on the importance of the conservation of the Fynbos biodiversity zones directly adjacent to Hopefield and both the flower display and herbarium are rated as one of the best in the country!

Go To Groote Post Country Market

Date: Sunday 25 August 2019

Time: 10h00

Location: Groote Post Vineyards in Darling is located on the West Coast Way Culture and Tractor Routes.

Contact: +27 (0)22 451 2202/ 2825 or email [email protected]

Description: Guests can expect delectable country offerings including artisan foods, arts, and crafts, as well as home-ware and décor. All Groote Post’s well-loved wines will, of course, be available for tasting and purchase by the glass, bottle or case. The kids will be kept busy with a wide variety of kiddies’ activities – tractor rides, glitter tattoos, guided horse rides, and the popular playground.

Visit Evita se Perron

Friday 9 August 2019, Small World Jazz Tour, 19h00, Evita se Perron

Friday 9 August 2019, Small World Live at Evita se Perron, 19h00, Evita se Perron

Saturday 10 August 2019, Andre The Hilarious Hypnotist, 20h00, Evita se Perron

Friday 23 August 2019, Never Too Naked, 19h00, Evita se Perron

Saturday 24 August 2019, Ouma Ossewania Praat Vuil, 19h00, Evita se Perron

Saturday 24 August 2019, An Audience with Pieter Dirk Uys, 14h00, Evita se Perron

Friday 25 August 2019, Tannie Evita Praat Kaktus, 19h00, Evita se Perron

Contact: +27 (0)22 492 2831 or email [email protected]

The cabaret theatre and restaurant created by Pieter-Dirk Uys in 1996, is the home of Tannie Evita Bezuidenhout, the most famous white woman in South Africa. here you can meet Tannie Evita, along with other respected and yet scandalous members of her family, as well as many of South Africa’s most loved icons and loathed aikonas. 

Evita se Perron is currently closed for renovations and will resume business on the 9 August 2019.

Spring Flash Sale At Club Mykonos

Date: 18 July to 31 August 2019 (Flash Sale Ends 26 August 2019)
Location: Club Mykonos in Langebaan is your little piece of Greece located on the West Coast Way Foodie and Scenic Routes.
Contact: +27 (0)22 707 7000 or email [email protected]
Description: Club Mykonos has fantastic accommodation deals, book your romantic spring break away and enjoy the breathtaking views of this little piece of Greece on the Cape West Coast.

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