Franschhoek is is certainly about dining out, drinking superb wines or going on a shopping spree! Still there are plenty of other Activities to do during a visit to our wonderful village and valley.
A 5km fun race agianst the clock. The run is purely for the enjoyment of running. Whatever your pace, come along and enjoy the fun of running through scenic beauty.
It offers an opportunity for all the local community, male or female, young or old, to come together on a regular basis to enjoy this beautiful park and get physically active into the bargain. We want to encourage people to jog or run together irrespective of their ability – this event is truly open to all and best of all it really is FREE!
Please do register before your first run. You only ever register with parkrun once. Do bring a printed copy of your barcode. If you forget it, you won’t get be timed.
Franschhoek parkrun takes place every Saturday at 8:00am
September 14 & 15
The winter is over, spring is in the air and it is time to celebrate in the sunshine in South Africa’s premier wine valley, Franschhoek. And here is the perfect way to do it, load up the car and make your way to the valley of the vines, where the wine flows in the Franschhoek Uncorked Festival.
Surrounded by mountains and carpeted with vines exhibiting new growth for the coming season, Franschhoek this spring is the ultimate wine tasting destination. There is fun for everyone including the serious business of wine tasting ( See This Article ), as well a family entertainment, and of course, plenty of food on offer.
Tickets can be purchased from Web Tickets – see links to the right.
Don’t forget to keep an eye on the weather – visit our 5 day Weather Report as the weekend approaches.
Enjoy Franschhoek Uncorked!
Sundowners at Mont Rochelle. Watch the sunset and enjoy the incredible views from the comfort of Mont Rochelle, with a glass in hand! Enjoy 2 for 1 on all drinks from the bar menu every day from 5pm – 7pm. Choose from their signature cocktails and mocktails, a Gin...
Franschhoek Village Market
Come and visit Franschhoek’s vibrant Village Market where the community and visitors meet under the old oak trees at one of Franschhoek’s finest landmarks, the NG Kerk. Find delicious food & drink stalls, equisite crafts & art and unique clothing. There is live entertainment.
Our Village Market is a safe environment for Children where they can play in a secure children’s playground.
Franschhoek Literary Festival
Fri, 17 May 2019 – Sun, 19 May 2019
Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival
30 Nov to 1 Dec 2019
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