THE biggest travel, outdoor and adventure event, The Cape Getaway Show, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Vans, is back at Lourensford Wine Estate and promises to be bigger and better than before.
With live music, delicious food, wine and craft beer, specials on camping, outdoor and travel gear as well as amazing holiday prizes up for grabs this is a jam packed weekend you won’t want to miss out on.
The Cape Getaway Show has special events happening each day with loads of adventures for the whole family and a few special treats for the outdoor sports fanatics. What’s more, the first 1000 people to enter the gate on Friday will receive an awesome Getaway T-shirt!
What the Cape Getaway Show has in store
Travel and Taste Theatre: Head over to the Travel and Taste Theatre for delicious food made by the likes of the “Ultimate Braai Master 2016” winners who offer the freshest of seafood caught just before the show. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend a photographic workshop brought to you by the Getaway Team. Planning a camping adventure? The Getaway Editorial Team will be presenting all the new and exciting gear on the market this year.
Date: 2 – 3 April |Time: 11am – 4pm | Cost: Free
Wine and Craft Beer areas: Be introduced to ‘Bing Bru’ by Dion Bing from KFM himself and hear about the new beers Darling Brew has on offer.
Eagle Encounters: Come and interact with a Verreaux’s Eagle, a Harris Hawk, a Peregrine Falcon, an African Wood Owl or a Barn Owl at the Eagle Encounters stand and learn about their rehabilitation and education programs.
End of Summer Concert: Robin Auld, one of South Africa’s premier singer-songwriters will be performing at the Cape Getaway Show End of Summer Concert! With over 20 albums released and a slew of radio hits under his belt such as ‘All of a Woman’ and ‘Baby you’ve been Good”, Robin Auld will putting on a dynamic show designed to leave you feeling uplifted. Join him and other great artists at this event.
Date: 2 April | Time: 3pm-6pm | Cost: R70
Getaway MTB Challenge: Some of the most breath-taking mountain bike trails are situated in the Helderberg, and The Cape Getaway Show Mountain Bike Challenge, sponsored by Sportsmans Warehouse, is the perfect opportunity to experience it with your friends and family.
You can either take part in the 30km ride or enter the whole family in the 5km ride. What’s more, if you enter the race you will receive a free ticket to the show!
Date: 2 April | Time: 30km 7:30am and 5km 8:00am | Cost 5km R50 and 30km – R200
Enter now: Contact Monique Brevis on 021 530 3116 or [email protected]
Lourensford Getaway Trail Run: On the final morning of the Cape Getaway Show they will be hosting an 8km or 13km trail run.
Get your entries in fast because there is only space for 600 runners!
Entries will close a day prior to the event or once 600 runners have registered. All runners will receive a Getaway ‘goodie bag’ and free entry to the Cape Getaway Show!
Date: 3 April | Starting Time: 13km @ 7:30 am and 8km @ 7:45am | Cost: 8km –R80 and 13km –R110