Eastern Cape Events

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South Africa AttractionsEvents in the Eastern Cape

Explore our Eastern Cape Events and Festivals Calendar to see which popular festivals or events are taking place during your planned visit to the Eastern Cape. From sporting events to food and wine fairs, the Eastern Cape is host to a multitude of festivals that take place all year round. Make your holiday in the Eastern Cape a trip to remember by attending a local event or festival.

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Event and festival details can change. All event information is published in good faith as supplied by the organisers. Please check with the organisers that the event is happening before making your travel arrangements.

Addo Elephant Trail Run

Where? Addo
When? 02-04 March 2018

The Addo Elephant National Park is not only home to some 500 African elephants and a host of other wildlife; it is also the host of the annual Addo Elephant ...

SciFest Africa

Where? Grahamstown
When? 07-13 March 2018

SciFest Africa is South Africa's national science festival held annually in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape. SciFest Africa features over 600 events ...

Lady Grey Passion Play

Where? Lady Grey
When? 29 March to 01 April 2018

This is a unique production on the African Continent and one of the many highlight on the annual calendar of the Lady Grey Arts Academy. The Lady Grey ...

Bathurst Agricultural Show

Where? Bathurst
When? 06-08 April 2018

Described by the Land Bank as 'the best and only agricultural show in the Eastern Cape', about 200 stand-holders and 20 000 visitors celebrate all things ...

East London Show

Where? East London
When? 26-29 April 2018

East London Agricultural and Industrial Society, a non profitable organisation sets the platform for all agricultural, industrial, commercial stalls to exhibit ...

Umngazi Pondo Pedal

Where? Port St Johns
When? 13-17 June 2018

An exciting 3-day mountain bike (MTB) challenge - the Umngazi Pondo Pedal - has its cycle on the breathtakingly beautiful Wild Coast. Set over 3 days, ...

Footprints Festival

Where? Morgans Bay
When? 22-24 June 2018

The 5th Morgan Bay Footprints Festival will be held from 22 – 24 June 2018. From the 22nd to 24th June, visitors can expect traditional singing, musical ...

Grahamstown National Arts Festival

Where? Grahamstown
When? 28 June to 08 July 2018

The Grahamstown National Arts Festival: Africa's largest and most colourful cultural event offers a choice of the very best of both indigenous and imported ...


Where? Grahamstown
When? 28 June to 08 July 2018

Every year, during the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, the Rhodes University hosts the acclaimed WordFest event. This event is aimed at promoting ...

Kirkwood Wildlife Festival

Where? Kirkwood
When? 29 June to 01 July 2018

The Kirkwood Wildsfees annually attracts more than 45 000 visitors to picturesque Sundays River Valley in the Eastern Cape. Wildsfees firsts include being ...

Rhodes Trail Run

Where? Rhodes
When? 07 July 2018

The Rhodes Trail Run, South Africa's premier trail race, is a 52km event staged in the Southern Drakensberg. The event starts in the hamlet of Rhodes at an ...

Plett Food and Film Festival

Where? Plettenberg Bay
When? 09-11 July 2018

Launched in 2014, the celebration of some of the best things in life (top-notch food and entertainment) hit Plettenberg Bay. This is one of the most popular ...

Bathurst Country Affair

Where? Bathurst
When? 03-05 August 2018

Please Note Dates for this event to be confirmed. For all food and wine lovers this year’s Bathurst Country Affair will have you beaming with delight when ...

Baviaanskloof Trail Run

Where? Baviaanskloof
When? 08 September 2018

Baviaanskloof Trail Run is a 40km single day trail run held in the wilderness area of the Baviaanskloof Nature Reserve. The route, entirely on track and ...

Hogsback Spring Festival

Where? Hogsback
When? 22-23 September 2018

Dates for 2018 to be confirmed >> Celebrate Spring with the Hogsback Garden Club and visit their beautiful gardens. There are a wide variety of exotic plants ...

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