Tygervalley Centre Bridal Expo 2010: This event is on at Tygervalley Shopping Centre in Durbanville (in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town) from the 26th to the 29th of August 2010. More than 80 top wedding service providers will be showcasing their services and products. There will wedding invitation workshops for teaching the public how to make their own wedding invites. There will also be wine tasting sessions. Everything will be available under one roof, from photography to DJ’s to dress designers, venues, wedding coordinators, make-up artists, financial services and more. Brides and grooms also stand a chance of winning their dream wedding to the value of R220000 (sponsored by Meerendal Wine Estate). This prize also includes platinum wedding bands to the value of R30000 (from NWJ), a designer wedding dress (from Kobus Dippenaar Atelier) worth R25 000, bridesmaids dresses and shoes from Errol Arendz and a R5000.00 Tyger Valley gift voucher. Visit http://www.tygervalley.co.za/ (for more details about the expo) or http://www.meerendal.co.za/ (for more details about the competition).
Clanwilliam Wildflower Show: This annual show is presented by the Clanwilliam Wild Flower Association in the Old Dutch Reformed Church in Clanwilliam. The Church was declared a National Monument in 1978. This event starts on the 26th of August 2010 and ends on the 1st of September 2010. Volunteers happily create a manmade landscape inside the church, a kaleidoscope from nature made accessible to everybody. About 360 species are exhibited by the Clanwilliam Wildflower Society at this show. This flower fête includes concerts, art and food stalls, and a street carnival. A special botanical division displays all the flowers on show with their botanical, as well as their common names. It is alleged that the greatest variety of wild flowers in one district in the world happen to make their appearance in the area around Clanwilliam. For more information visit http://www.clanwilliam.info/ or phone Clanwilliam Tourism on 027 4822024.