Hermanus First Friday 6 October 2017

First Fridays in Hermanus is our part of a worldwide initiative to make art and art galleries more accessible to the public. On the first Friday of every month, art galleries in the centre of Hermanus remain open after 17:00 until 20:00. Pick up a map at any gallery, stroll through the village, savour a […]

Race2Stanford Triathlon

Two of South Africa’s most iconic towns are set to host the inaugural Race 2 Stanford half iron distance triathlon (1.9km swim – 90km bike – 21km run) on 18 November 2017. Established in the 1800’s, Hermanus, the famous tourist town & home of the whales and quaint, picturesque Stanford will show off their historic […]

Hops at the Hills 2017 Craft Beer Festival

It’s time once again for the annual Stanford Hills Craft Beer Festival, Hops at the Hills. Tickets are R80 each. Live music with The Riverstones and Gareth James, activities for the kids, crafted beer, quality wine and artisanal food. When: Saturday, 15 July 2017, 12:00 – 17:00 Where: Stanford Hills Estate, Weltevreden Farm, Stanford For […]

Stanford Junktique Market

Bring a basket to load up the loot and treasure that you may find by browsing through the Junktique Market. If you are a junker, don’t miss this market. When: 09:00 – 12:00 on Saturday 1 July 2017 Where: Stanford Tourism Courtyard For more information, contact ask@stanfordinfo.co.za or call 028 341 0340.

Penguin Plunge 2017

The Penguin Plunge is an annual Stanford Rotary Fundraiser. On the bank of the Klein River, between King and Quick Streets, 11:45 to plunge at 12:00. Entry fee is a donation from both Penguins and Chickens. There’ll be yummy hot soup, Gluhwein and hot chocolate (free for Plunging Penguins – a donation for Cheering Chickens), […]

Stanford Saturday Morning Market at Stanford Hotel Veranda

Stanford boasts its own little Saturday morning market. Bring along a basket and buy your ready-made meals and picnic ingredients at the market. Find fresh breads, pates and prepared dishes, delicious decadent cakes and pastries, banting friendly frittata and muffins, gluten-free quiches and cake, fresh farm grown vegetables, salads, heirloom seedlings, jams and fresh homemade […]

Hermanus FynArts 2017

Celebrate all things artsy this June 2017 at the annual Hermanus FynArts festival. Lasting from Friday 9 June to Sunday 18 June, this fair of visual arts, literature, music and award-winning food and wine offers a programme of the varied, quality events. This year, a limited number of reduced-rate tickets for scholars are offered for […]

Wine Tasting at Sir Robert Stanford Estate

Come taste the Sir Robert Stanford and Cutters Cove wines. Also catch up on the history of the Sir Robert Stanford farm and the area. Free wine tasting Thursday – Monday at our boutique wine shop. Sir Robert Stanford is the only Pinot Noir farm in the Stanford region. Group bookings welcome. Indulge. Taste. Experience. Since […]

Stanford Sunset Market

One of the few real country markets to be experienced. FOOD-WINE-BEER-CRAFTS-MUSIC-FAMILY-FUN. As the sun sets over the village of Stanford on the last Friday of every month (closed for winter June – Oct), the Village Green comes alive. All are drawn to the sound of the small town festivities. Local farmers display and sell their […]

Okkie Smuts Auction

Vintage posters, superb art, fine wine, lifestyle items and holiday breaks…that’s what you’ll find at the second annual Art, Wine and Lifestyle auction in aid of Okkie Smuts School. The school needs to upgrade their sports facilities and create a playground for the foundation phase children. The money raised from this auction will go towards […]