Events Calendar

Title Link Start Date Start Time Description
WILDEKRANS WILD ONE TRAIL RUN Sunday 29 September 2019 07:30am

FOR ANIMALS IN NEED

Wildekrans is proud to host the second Wild-One Trail run on 29 September 2019. Come and enjoy a run of varying distances that suit one and all, on this stunning estate.

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JOIN US AT WILDEKRANS WINE FARM IN BOT RIVER

SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 2019

  • 21km -  07h30 - R200
  • 10km -  08h00 - R100
  • 5km   -  08h15 - R60
  • 2.5km - 08h30 - R30

DOGS FREE ENTRY
Goodie bags
Stalls & Activities for Children
Food and Drinks available
Raffle Tickets R20 with great prizes to be won

Enter at www.enter.myriadevents.co.za 

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Radio Good Hope Broadcast Live – The High Tide with Yolanda Bass Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

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Collect your FREE Spekboom cutting Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

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Art & Craft Stalls on Market Square - 29 September Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

A great variety of Art and Craft Stalls on Market Square

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Browse the previous art and craft stalls on our photo gallery

Eco-Marine Tent - 29 September 2019 Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

Eco-Marine Village will be open from 9am - 5pm every day.  

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The Eco Marine Village exhibitions will cover coastal habitats of the SA Whale Coast and will aim to involve local people (citizen scientists) and future conservationists (young people). The interactive exhibitions will be in a marquee tent on the Waterfront Piazza in front of Village Square. It will include Shark, Whale, Penguin, Dolphin and Educational Kiddie areas and award-winning botanical garden and biosphere displays.  Educational Kiddie area, as well as the popular Pirates and Mermaids,  Treasure Hunt on Saturday and Sunday from 12hr-2hr.

Eco Marine Tent Activities

- Collect your FREE spekboom cutting - SANBI &BOTSOC

- All you wanted to know about Spekboom – SANBI & BOTSOC

- Magnetic fishing for sharks- SHARKSPOTTERS

- Ride the Plastic Wave - DICT

- Meet ocean buddies - DAFF

- Adopt a Whale- MRIWU

- Create a recycled material garden- SANBI

- Watch short videos in 3D- Cape Town Travel

- Learn more about penguins- APSS

-Find out more about the Big Cat Sanctuary- Panthera Africa

- Fighting Marine Pollution at sea- Yacht Boaz

- Buy your whale festival T-Shirt & Cap

- What to see & to do  on the Cape Whale Coast - Hermanus Tourism

-face painting /puzzles/colouring/photo booths

 

Kiddies Entertainment - 29 September Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

Hermanus Whale Festival is for the whole family.  

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Market Square, Above Old Harbour in Hermanus

Photo Gallery - Kiddies Entertainment

Kiddies Movies at the Whale Museum - Sunday 29 Sept Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

Kiddies Movies at the Whale Museum - Sunday 29 September 2019

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09:00 - Moana

11:00 - Surf's Up 2: WaveMania

13:00 - The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea

15:00 - Surf's Up

LOCATION: Lecture room at the Whale Museum

Old Harbour Chill Area with Music,Food & Whales Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

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Play WENDY THE WHALE Competition Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

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SA Bumper Car Rides - Saturday Sunday 29 September 2019 09:00am

There are amusement rides, and then there are BUMPER RIDES. - 3 days at the Hermanus Whale Festival

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We began with the idea that happiness - pure happiness, is found in a brightly-coloured, donut-shaped, inflatable bumper car.

Come by sooner than later - We look forward to making your day.'

Location - Infront of the Whale House [Market square]

Eco Marine Talks- Meet our own Marine Big 5 Sunday 29 September 2019 10:00am

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10h00- 10h30

Meet our own Marine Big 5- the only place in the world!!

The term Marine Big Five originated in Gansbaai, South Africa, and refers to the prolific population of whales, sharks, dolphins, penguins and seals along this beautiful coastline.

Presented by Jax Bath for Mammal Research Institute Whale Unit

Ford Hermanus Strongest Man/Woman Competition Sunday 29 September 2019 10:00am

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Entries now fully subscribed, but inviting all spectators!

Being part of the Whale Festival, with powerful music, food stalls, beer tent, a fiery red Mustang for the lady athletes to pull and many other features, this spectacular event promises to be really big!!

Looking forward to welcoming everyone to the event - our athletes will certainly entertain with their massive feats of strength."

Event details:

  • Men's Category (6 teams) - Deadlift for max; Truck Pull; Super Yoke Carry; Press Medley; Sled Pull
  • Women's Category (3 teams) - Deadlift for max; Truck Pull; Sled Pull & Tyre Flip medley
  • Mixed Team Category (3 teams) - Deadlift for max; Clean & Press for max; Sled Pull & Tyre Flip medley

Registration fully subscribed.
Prizegiving after the event.

Venue:      In Front of Wimpy

Chill Guru Scenic Town Bus Tour – on the Hour every Hour Sunday 29 September 2019 10:00am

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The Chill Guru bus will be operating a hop-on-hop-off round trip leaving every hour on the hour.

Thus, a hop-off at Fernkloof or Grotto means a pick up 1 hour later.

Enjoy the beautiful scenery and soak up the town like a tourist on our sightseeing bus.

ROUTE:

The Whale Festival (Waterfront Piazza ) - Fernkloof - Grotto Beach.

DATES & TIMES

Friday 27 September: 10hr – 16hr

Saturday 28 September :12hr- 16hr

Sunday 29 September: 10hr – 14hr

 TARRIFFS 

Adults: R80 pp

Children (U12): R40 pp

Visit DAFF and interact with live marine and fish species/animals in the touch pool in Marine Tent Sunday 29 September 2019 10:00am

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Part of Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Exhibition in the Marine Tent

Live Music Line-Up on the Coke Stage 29 September 2019 Sunday 29 September 2019 10:00am

LIVE MUSIC LINE-UP - SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 2019

Music Lineup SUNDAY

10:00 Derek Live
11:00 Andre
12:00 Liam Culbert
13:00 Sone The Voice
14:00 Hendrik Beets
15:00 Matt Carstens
16:00 KayCee
17:00 Izelke

LOCATION: Coke Stage on Gearings Point

Eco Marine Activity- Join in the Penguin Dance Sunday 29 September 2019 11:00am

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11h00 - 11h30

 Join Pinkey in the Penguin dance

Presented by Pinkey -

Dyer Island Conservation Trust

Pirate & Mermaid Treasure Hunt 29 Sept 2019 Sunday 29 September 2019 12:00pm

Pirates and Mermaids Treasure hunt

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Kids collect a map & list with clues , follow the route inside the Eco Marine Tent and collect all the clues. When all the clues are collected kids will return to collect their prize! Every kid that complete the treasure hunt gets a prize.

Venue: Eco Marine Tent ( inside only)

Time : 12 pm - 2pm

 Every child gets a prize on completion.

Age Groups:

Kids up to 12 years old (Pre- & Primary School)

 

Clean Up in the Old Harbour Sunday 29 September 2019 01:00pm

Clean Up

Kids Old Harbour Clean-up

Ages:  Teenagers 

Free T-Shirt & Juice

Register at Hermanus Tourism Kiosk  inside Eco Marine Tent

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