The Northern Cape is South Africa's largest province and a must-see summer destination, whether you prefer the ocean, the desert, the bush or quirky towns rich in history and culture.
Northern Cape Writers Festival
Under the theme “A new Generation of writers and readers” the 6th annual Northern Cape Writers Festival brings to life all forms of literature, meet up with renowned South African Authors, get a chance to be part of various literature programs too. Held at the Harry Oppenheimer Gardens, one of the many famous monuments are at this vicinity and in close proximity to well-known attractions including the William Humphreys Art Gallery (literally a stone’s throw from the gardens) and the famous big hole, top restaurants that serves delicate meals you can only experience in the Northern Cape, so come along and join us!
Contact: Dept of Sport Arts & Culture
Tel - 053 807 4700
Desperado MCC Kuruman Run: February 27
Kuruman is about to be lit with roaring machines.... The life maniacs are about to turn it up with super bike stunts. We are about to make lives of hundreds school kids happy and many elders relieved. Desperados MCC Run is not just about riding but about taking a ride to charity ville. Changing situations with a simple ride......the power of riding what you like. Golden Hearts Foundation will be there, the ladies with hearts of Gold.
Venue: Mothibistad Stadium, Kuruman
Contact: Kabelo Andreas
Tel - 083 368 6117
We Love Food Annual Festival: March 19
We Love Food Annual Festival which is also known as “WeLFF” is an event which seeks to give birth to a new
understanding and appreciation of food.
WeLFF seeks to bring culture, tradition and believes together through the aroma of food. An initiative started by
Boitsanape Holdings aimed at empowering entrepreneurs in the food industry in the Northern Cape Province.
WeLFF will not be only focusing on the day of the event but also aftercare service of providing support and
development training programmes to the exhibitors participating at the event.
Venue: Flamingo Casino, Kimberley
Contact: Gomolemo Motlhwai
Tel - 083 360 4914
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Diamond & Dorings Music and Art Festival: March 24-27
Music and Arts Festival presented by Sol Plaatje Municipality brings together national and local artist in a weekend of music, arts and culture!
Venue: Langley Resort - Kimberley
Contact: Neo Poolo
Tel - +27 (0)53 832 6779
Email - NPoolo@solplaatje.org.za
Mobile - +27 (0)84 957 1627
Supadrift Series: March 25-27
One of SA’s top drifting events is taking place in Kimberley this easter, you don’t want to miss out on this spectacular affair!
Venue: Monstermob Raceway, Kimeberley
Contact: Mikey Skelton
Tel - +27 (0)82 337 1014
Email - email@example.com
Website - www.xspromotions.co.za
AfrikaBurn: April 25 - May 1
A freedom of expression festival with the intention of building a temporary community though collaborative arts projects, in a completely non-commercial environment.
This is a place to collaborate, cooperate, and add to the public environment to build the community.
This “gift economy” means that here is no commercial exchange at the event - no vending, no cash bars and no branded promotion of services or products. It is an exercise in total self-reliance: participants camp for four days and provide entirely for themselves, including all their water, shelter and food needs. If you come to Afrikaburn, you must participate in whatever way you can. NO spectators, only participants.
Venue: Tankwa Karoo National Park
Contact: Liz Linsell
Tel - +2782 785 2219
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Website - www.afrikaburn.com
Trans Karoo Mountain Bike Challenge: April 30
A 240km endurance Mountain Bike event aimed at providing the participants with an ultra-distance off road cycling event that will take them through the heart of the Ceres Karoo and Tankwa Karoo from Sutherland to Ceres in a period of less than 24 hours.
Venue: The race runs from Ceres to Sutherland
Contact: Glyn Broomberg
Tel - +27 (0)72 170 7547
Email - email@example.com
Hantam MTB: April 30
The Hantam MTB race will take place for the 2nd time since its inception in 2015, the previous year’s successful event will surely be a trendsetter for this year and an even bigger and better outing for competitors. For those seeking only the travel pleasure of sightseeing, the spectacular escarpments and untouched beauty of the Karoo is a must- visit.
For more information on the event registration please contact the organizer on the details provided.
Contact: Peter Louw
Tel - +27 (0)83 633 0669 / +27(0)27 218 1254
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Richtersveld Wildrun: June 13-17
Four days & 150km of magnificent Richtersveld National Park desert running is the latest Wildrun offering from the Wildrunner team.
This spectacular North Western desert frontier of South Africa is a magnificent mountainous geological hotch-potch, sliced through by South Africa’s longest river - the Orange. Add to the mix an icy cold Atlantic ocean and you have the recipe for a truly unique landscape populated by largely endemic plants & animals.
Venue: /Ai /AisRichtersveld Transfrontier Park
Contact: Owen Middleton
Tel -+27(0)21 821 9898
Email - email@example.com
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