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Explore our Free State Events and Festivals Calendar to see which popular festivals or events are taking place during your planned visit to Free State. From sporting events to food and wine fairs, Free State is host to a multitude of festivals that take place all year round. Make your holiday in Free State 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.

Bloemfontein Rose Festival

Where? Bloemfontein
When? 20-22 October 2017

The Bloemfontein Rose Festival had its inception in 1976, when a couple of council members decided that such a festival was appropriate, as Bloemfontein was ...

Vredefort Dome Festival

Where? Parys
When? 03-05 November 2017

The Dome Adventure Festival will again be hosted in Parys. All proceeds from the Dome Adventure Festival go towards the Parys Development Forum (A non profit ...

Cherry Festival

Where? Ficksburg
When? 16-18 November 2017

Ficksburg is known throughout the country as the Cherry Town, and the two have become synonymous with each other. The Ficksburg Cherry Festival takes place ...

Love Rosendal Festival

Where? Rosendal
When? 10-11 February 2018

To extend the fuzzy feeling of Valentine’s Day, the little village of Rosendal comes alive with the Love Rosendal Festival. This year, it will take place in ...

Clarens Craft Beer Festival

Where? Clarens
When? 24-25 February 2018

The Clarens Craft Beer Festival returns in 2018 (EXACT DATES STILL TO BE CONFIRMED). Pouring more than 50 different craft beers and ciders from across South ...

Vintage Tractor Fair

Where? Clocolan
When? 24-25 March 2018

Every year since 1989 a Vintage Tractor and Engine Fair has been held in the village of Clocolan, in the scenic Eastern Free State Highlands. Tractors are sent ...

South African Distillery Fair

Where? Clarens
When? 28 September to 01 October 2018

Due to a logistical issue, this event has been postponed to 2018. Dates for 2018 still to be confirmed. We apologise for any inconvenience. The Town Square ...

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