Top 10 reasons to attend the Cape Getaway Show 2017


The Western Cape’s largest travel, outdoor and adventure event, The Cape Getaway Show, returns to Lourensford Wine Estate. There will be special events happening on each day of the show with loads of activities for the whole family and a few special treats for outdoor sports fanatics. Here are the top 10 reasons to attend.

  1. Prizes to be won
    Besides fantastic prizes on offer from the exhibitors you can also enter to win the grand prize of a five-night stay at the beautiful Solana Beach Resort in Mauritius for two adults, breakfast, dinner and flights included.
  1. Live music and beer tent
    Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the show and come and enjoy some mellow tunes performed by well-known Cape Town artists while sipping on an ice cold beer from SAB, you also stand a chance to win a Castle Lager Table Cooler in the beer tent.
  1. Adventure activities
    Try your hand at one of the fun and different activities like archery, a fun lawn game like cornhole­ – where contestants have to throw bean bags into a hole with pin-point accuracy – or any of the other exciting  games on offer for visitors.
  1. The Spur Kids Area
    The little ones are covered too, kids will have a ball on the various rides and activities in the Spur Kids Area including the very popular parachute rocket, mini-bungee, go-karts and swings.
  1. Latest camping and outdoor gear
    Take advantage of the great show specials and discounts at any of one of the 200 exhibitor stands and browse some of the best deals – all under one roof.
  1. Travel & Taste Theatre
    Transport your taste buds to exotic locations and discover unique flavours of food, wine and beer, there is something to suit every palate. Enjoy sessions that range from photography to local cuisine that run throughout the show.
  1. Wine and Gin Village
    Sample and purchase some of the Cape’s best wines and craft gin in the Wine and Gin Village, R10 gets you a tasting glass and 12 tasting coupons.
  1. The Cape Getaway Show Mountain Bike Challenge
    This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy some time outdoors with your friends and family. There is a 40km, 20km  and 5km ride providing an option for everyone. What’s more, if you enter the race you will receive a free ticket to the show for yourself and a partner.
  1. The Lourensford Getaway Trail Run
    On the final morning of the Cape Getaway Show, there is a 13km trail run sponsored by Sportsman’s Warehouse that winds through the picturesque Lourensford Wine Estate. All entries include an entry into the show for each runner and a partner.
  1. Getaway Market and Food Court
    With a wide variety of food and sweet treats on offer, you are sure to find something to tantalise your taste buds. The Getaway Market offers crafts including, bags, clothing, jewellery and preserves.

Date: Friday,  31 March – Sunday, 2 April 2017
Venue: Lourensford Wine Estate
Tickets: R40 – R150 available from

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