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Knysna Wine Festival - 10 & 11 July 2017

19 June 2017

Hundreds of wine lovers flock to this beautiful Wine festival to enjoy over 200 wines from more than 50 different wine estates.

Wine connoisseurs and quaffers will have the pleasure of tasting wines, champagne, single malt whiskies, chocolates and cheeses. Wines and whiskies will be available for purchase at special cellar door prices and cheeses at low celebratory prices.
The now long standing Knysna Wine Festival is the premiere social event of the Knysna Oyster Festival which enjoys more than 100 other events ranging from cycling, running and adventure races to gala evenings.  The festival is expected to draw more than 65 000 people to the beautiful Garden Route town over the 10 days of the festival.
The festival lives its dream of being ‘the best 10 days of winter’ filling the greater Knysna area to capacity and benefiting surrounding towns and local’s.

Not only does this festival allow participants to enjoy the best South African wines, but a portion of the door takings are donated by the Hobsons to a local Sedgefield charity, this year being Sedgefield Animal Matters.  

This year we welcome on board Audi, George - a dream machine for a dream festival.  Come  along an view their beautiful cars while sipping on quality wines from Estates such as Bramon; Packwood; Steenberg; Graham Beck; Ernie Els; Saxenburg; De Grendel; Journey’s End; De Krans; Kranskop; Benguela Cove; Avondale; Mellasat; Profumi D’ Italia –Bottega; Bosman; Rooiberg; Perdeberg; Peter Bayly; Cape Point Vineyards; Lanzerac;Kaapse Liqueurs or why not have an olive oil tasting with  De Rustica Olive Oil.
Tickets are R140.00 each and are available online from, or at The Knysna Tourism Office and Sedgefield Tourism Office.
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