This year Father’s Day is celebrated on the 16th of June in South Africa. I’m pretty sure that many of you are probably wondering what you should do to pay tribute to the most important man in your life. Well, you’ve come to the right place – this article on the Junk Mail Blog contains 5 exciting Father’s Day events to look forward to.
If you’re in Pretoria, make your way to De Kloof Restaurant at the Waterkloof Golf Club in Johann Rissik Drive. This restaurant was named one of the top 100 restaurants in South Africa recently, so you won’t be disappointed. This year’s Father’s Day festivities starts at 10 AM. Brunch is a three course set menu with the gourmet treatment given to the classic full English and lunch is a four course menu and all dads will receive a 380 ml Naked Mexican Craft Beer on arrival. If dining in a restaurant thing is not your thing you can order a picnic basket that the whole family can devoure on the De Kloof Burger stoep or on the lawn. For more info, check out the official De Kloof Restaurant website.
If you’re in the Mother City, treat dad to Le Good Life at the House of J.C. Le Roux in Stellenbosch. This Father’s Day feast takes place at the Le Venue restaurant. Dad will have mouth-watering dishes to choose from. For starters he will have the choice between creamy mussel and smoked snoek soup or Portuguese chicken salad. For mains he can tuck into Renshaw’s oxtail served with garlic mash potatoes or pan-fried line fish with a citrus and parmesan salad. There will also be some very tasty deserts for the dads out there who have a sweet tooth. For more information, check out the J.C. Le Roux website.
If you are in the Friendly City, check out the Petrolhead Paradise Moto Show. This event is actually on from the 14th to the 17th of June 2013 at the Moffett on Main Lifestyle Centre in Port Elizabeth. Catch this fun filled automotive lifestyle family consumer event featuring a demo drifting experience, a stock car demo racing experience, go-karting, a 4×4 demo experience, remote control car displays and more. Because it’s Father’s Day weekend, one lucky visitor will race away with a R10,000 fuel voucher – all the more reason to check it out. For more info visit the Moffet on Main Lifestyle Centre website or the Urban Lava Events website.
If you’re living the Gauteng region it may be a good idea to check out Stonehaven on Vaal this coming Father’s Day. It’s the ideal way to spoil your dad on the banks of the Vaal River. The venue has the largest garden alfresco restaurant in South Africa and is located near Vanderbijlpark (only 45 minutes from Johannesburg). There will be many dining options to choose from. There’s the Father’s Day Cruising Breakfast (a delightful breakfast buffet) in the restaurant near one of their crackling fireplaces or a delicious three course spit braai or you can book a table aboard their three course Father’s Day Luncheon Buffet Cruise.
There’s also a multitude of outdoor kids activities on the day as well as a special Kiddies Buffet for kids under 12 years old. Dads will get special treatment this Father’s Day, all of them will be getting a complimentary Stonehaven drinks voucher. Weekend accommodation is also available. For more info, check out the Stonehaven website.
And if you’re in Durban, why not treat your dad to lunch at the Oyster Box Hotel this Father’s Day? Make it a family affair and ultra special for the most special guy in your life. Let his taste buds get tantalized, enjoy a delicious roast served on the Gueridon Trolley with traditional extras, roast potatoes and vegetables in the Ocean Terrace Restaurant. The Oyster Box Hotel (which is located in Umhlanga Rocks) is one of the most luxurious hotels in Africa, so your dad will be dining in style. Check out the official Oyster Box Hotel website for more information.
There you have it, 5 Exciting Father’s Day Events to look forward to. If you’re planning to attend one of these events, make sure that you book early to avoid disappointment. Spread the word about these awesome events, share this article with your friends on Facebook and Twitter. Remember: Sharing is Caring.
Just a note that you’re more than welcome to check out the Junk Mail website for Father’s Day gifts. You may just find that wristwatch for sale, iPod for sale or that radio controlled car for sale that you’ve been looking for, so keep your eyes open and your ear on the ground.
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