Kloovenburg Christmas Market Day: This event will be held on the Saturday 18 December 2010 at the Kloovenburg Wine and Olive Estate, Riebeek Kasteel. The Kloovenburg Christmas Market day is a showcase of the finest produce from the Riebeek Valley and surrounding areas and allows locals and visitors to this region the opportunity to taste, sample and buy all these wonderful products in one convenient location. It’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on produce and ideas for your Christmas Table. It’s also a great opportunity to buy the most delicious stocking fillers and presents for friends and family. There will be a fabulous range of Kloovenburg Festive Season Hampers. This includes products from their recently launched luxury body product range, delicious olives and olive oils as well as of course the estate’s superb wines. Entrance to the event is free. For more information phone 022 4481635.
The Bush Lapa Music Festival: This event will be held over a 2 week period from the 17th of December 2010 to the 31st of December 2010 at the Bush Lapa at the Herolds Bay Eco Resort, situated in Herolds Bay (just outside George). There will be 9 main show evenings. Over 40 artists will be performing. Visitors will enjoy succulent food, a breathtaking venue and unforgettable shows. This is a family orientated event where the whole family is welcome and kids under 7 years of age enjoy free entry. The Bush Lapa is an open air venue with a rustic-African style layout. The venue can accommodate +/-400 people. The Bush Lapa is renowned for its famous boskos (oxtail, tripe, shank, chicken and seafood potjie). This is complimented by sweet potatoes, rice, krummelpap and home baked breads. A cash bar will be available for the thirsty. The fact that the stage is very close to the audience leads to very personal interaction between artist and audience. This close interaction, highlighted by the artists roaming amongst the audience, truly makes for an unforgettable experience. Tickets can be obtained from Computicket. Tickets are priced between R50 and R100 per show. For more information phone 082 3344340.
Feel free to check out the following festive posts on the Junk Mail blog. You might find them interesting:
- Christmas Ching
- 10 Things That Could end up under your Christmas Tree
- Some “Shop From Home” Christmas Ideas
- A Mince Pie Recipe for Christmas
- Christmas Pudding Recipe
- Christmas Decoration Tips
- Create Someone’s Christmas this Festive Season
- 5 Ways to make Christmas Great for Kids