Plett's Harkerville parkrun is a timed 5km run or walk, every Saturday. Harkerville parkrun is a great concept to get out there and get moving, making the town fitter, one Saturday at a time. It is not a race. It is a free, timed event. Walkers welcome. But NO DOGS ALLOWED!
Don’t forget to register at www.parkrun.co.za/harkerville
- print and bring your BARCODE with you. No barcode, no result.
Plett's Harkerville parkrun will start from just outside the Harkerville Saturday market. Turn off the N2 towards the market, and park on the left field, next to Sassenheim.
Visit the Harkerville parkrun Facebook page, and if you have any queries, send a message via Facebook Messenger, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Discoveries from Africa Exhibition, which will showcase exquisite collectables from Ghana, Rwanda, DRC, Tanzania, Mali, Ethiopia, Malawi, Burkina Faso and South Africa.
Local participants will include world-renowned photographer Obie Oberholzer from Nature’s Valley, Knysna furniture maker Richard Henley, Plettenberg Bay artist Myfanwy Bekker and The Crags ceramicist Ruby Ovenstone.
Their work will form part of a curated collection of basketware, jewellery, handbags, photography, ceramics, furniture, fabrics and accessories.
Dates: Thursday 12 Dec - end January, closed Sundays and public holidays
Opening times: Mon-Fri: 10:00-13:00; 15:00-19:00. Sat: ...more
In conjunction with Plett Surf Lifesaving Club, Build It Plett will be hosting a fun contest between NSRI vs Lifeguards vs Plett Surf and everyone is invited to come and spectate and cheer the teams on!
Date: Sunday, 2 February 2020
Venue: Central Beach, in front of Plett Surf Lifesaving Club
Time: Registration: 10.30am, Race starts: 11am sharp
Competitors: NSRI vs Lifeguards vs Plett Surf
Event: Team (6 person) relay race (run / swim / mali / run / swim / mali)
R1000 donation to the winning organisation (payment via EFT),
R200 cash to each of the winning 6 person team,
BRAGGING RIGHTS (“King of the Beach” title)
Team can comprise male, female, adult, ...more
+GELUK has partnered with Grand Africa to bring you the Geluk Grand Sessions Volume 4.
VENUE: Grand Africa Lookout Deck
DATE: 8 February 2020
TIMES: 16h00 - 20h00
TICKET PRICE: tba
Volume 01 saw International DJ Matthias Meyer take to the decks. Volume 02 is bringing you Manuel Tur on the 13th of December and Volume 03 with the amazing Volen Sentir on the 24th of January.
We now bring you the much anticipated Grand Session Volume 04 with Tim Engelhardt who will be supported by a fabulous local line up (to be released soon).
It is a Geluk to be alive, and a Geluk to bring you this opportunity to revive FULLY.
MORE INFORMATION ON THE HEADLINING DJ
Plett Tourism is excited to introduce a new highlight on the Plett Calendar of events, the Watercourse History Fest in Plett, 13 – 15 February 2020.
Local Media and Development Consultant and publisher of the Watermark Press series, Mike Kantey, is the festival director and impresario of the first history festival in Plettenberg Bay.
VENUE: Mainly Piesang Valley Community Hall and Old Nick
DATE: Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 Feb 2020
TIMES: 09h00 to 23h00
TICKET PRICE: R150
TICKETS AT: Barney's Info Kiosk
The first Watercourse History Fest in Plett offers a variety of programmes for both residents and visitors to experience the Southern Cape's unique cultural heritage and historical ...more
A not to be missed fixture on the Plett calendar, Plett Performing Arts Festival is back again with a captivating programme of popular and classical performers to raise funds for the Kids of Kurland project.
VENUE: The White House Theatre
DATES: 22, 23, 28 & 29 Feb 2020
TICKETS: Old House Shop
Saturday 22nd February: Jenny and the Jameses from Cape Town with an evening of Celtic music.
Sunday 23rd February: Coda Africa Trio also well known in Cape Town with Zami vocalist, Carol on electric cello and Judy on Sax. This will be an evening mix of solos and a combination of ballads and up tempo well known songs.
Friday 28th February: Daniel Richards, ...more
Get ready for a Plett celebration of wine, music and harvest in the Plett Winelands! Get your tickets for the third Plett Truck & Vine celebration, brought to you by MediaBoxx Events, at Kay & Monty Vineyards on Sunday the 26th of April 2020. Bring along the family and friends on Sunday for a day under the beautiful African sun, celebrating life and the grape and all good things.
DATE: Sunday, 26 April 2020
TIME: 11h00 – 17h00
VENUE: Kay & Monty Vineyards
TICKET PRICE: R100 pre-sale, R150 at the door / kids 12 and under FREE
TICKETS: Online at Quicket / Kay & Monty Vineyards
We will be pulling in some exciting food trucks, including a few new surprises sure to become a crowd ...more
The Tsitsikamma Ultra Trail Run is a 60 km, linear trail, that begins under “The Big Tree” near Storms River and ends at Natures Valley. The run will follow the Tsitsikamma Hiking Trail in a reverse direction from Storms River to Natures Valley. The route will be marked.
Runners will need to be self sufficient on the route with nourishment and first aid. There will be marshals at all 4 huts where runners can wait for evacuation after the last runners have passed unless it is a medical emergency.
The route crosses numerous pure mountain streams so water should not be problem.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TRAIL IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC unless booked on the hiking trail. No route scouting or ...more
The Dr Evil Classic 3-day stage race will be 9 years old this year and has become the best reason to head to the Garden Route on the Heritage Day weekend. Each stage of the three-day event will be unique.
Dates: 17-19 Sep 2020
Venue: Plett Game Reserve, Kurland and Cairnbrogie
Entries: ENTER ONLINE
STAGE 1 - PLETTENBERG BAY GAME RESERVE
Day 1 strikes a fine balance of single track and jeep track in mountain bike heaven. The first stage leaves from Plett Game Reserve with wildlife such as zebras, wildebeest and even elephants on view from the bike, then you head out for a scenic 70km mountain ride.
STAGE 2 - KURLAND HOTEL AND POLO ESTATE
Day 2 is a distance is 45.3km (884m elevation), in order ...more
The Otter African Trail Run, known as the Grail of Trail is a marathon distance coastal trail run traversing South Africa’s iconic and world renowned Otter Trail in just one day.
The Otter Trail traverses the Tsitsikamma section of the Garden Route National Park and is normally undertaken as a five day hike by groups of no more than 12 people and is an internationally revered wilderness experience.
The 2020 edition runs from Natures Valley (west) to Storms River (east).
Dates: 28, 29, 30, 31 October 2020
Venue: Storms River Mouth Rest Camp, Tsitsikamma
Start time: 10:00 AM
End time: 06:00 PM
Ticket price (adults): R5100 / R4800
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Plett Rage is South Africa’s oldest and most aspiring student festival, where thousands of students from all walks of life to celebrate a new chapter and say #HelloParadise in the beautiful Plettenberg Bay! This year’s Plett Rage will take place from the 27th of November to the 4th of December 2020.
Dates: 27 Nov - 4 Dec 2020
CoCo Valley, our night time festival grounds:
Our flowing festival grounds are where you will find the night time bustle, beautifully curated spaces, relaxing chill areas and of course music, all add to the infectious nightlife found at Plett Rage. Experience South Africa’s leading headlining artists alongside prestigious new trendsetters who cater to all your music tastes ...more