BLOW OFF WINTER WITH THE PLETT VINTAGE & VINE FESTIVAL AT LUKA WINE FARM

On the heels of the very successful Truck & Vine Festival at Redford Lane Wines last year, Mediaboxx Events is proud to bring you a brand new festival offering at Luka Wine Farm on the 21st of October.
The Plett Vintage & Vine soirée promises to transport you back to the golden era of vintage wheels, speakeasies, old world charm and of course lots of tipple.
Daytime fun, starting at 11am and ending at 4pm, is a family affair, with fabulous gourmet food, live entertainment, a vintage motorcycle and bicycle showcase and activities for the kiddies.
A wine bar, coffee and craft beer will keep mom and dad happy. All this for an entry fee of R100 per adult pre-sale and R120 at the door. Free entry for under 12’s.

Night time brings with it adults only entertainment, from 4pm ‘til late, with a Speakeasy “Prohibition” party.
With a live swing band, a dance floor, whiskey and gin bar, a Luka wine and bubbly bar and a welcome snack.
Cash bar and gourmand food trucks will be on hand for late-night snacks. Pre-sale tickets are R250 per person, R300 at the door.
The evening promises to be a classy themed affair with all the bells and whistles.
Don’t miss out – get your pre-sale tickets online via Quicket.
A pre-book Park & Ride option is also available.

-THEGREMLIN

FARM FRESH PRODUCE IN PLETT

Discover fresh seasonal ingredients, meet the people producing your food, and experience the community’s true culture.
As sure as the warm weather rolls in every spring, farmers’ markets grace towns with fresh produce, seasonal ingredients, artisanal products, and community culture. Local farmers’ markets showcase regional identity, and we love visiting fresh produce suppliers in Plett. With such a rich agricultural offering, you will go home with a delicious meal, no matter the season.
The Wednesday Market at Old Nick is an excellent excuse to pop out for a midweek experience. With an array of locally grown and homemade foods on offer, the vendors ply their trade with happy hearts and a cheerful disposition. Always worth a visit.
The Saturday Harkerville Market is the big brother of markets in the Plett area. Choosing from a wide selection of fresh produce, mouth-watering breakfasts and other treats, all the while meeting up with familiar faces for that important community catch up. Start your weekend with their Bundu Breakfast and finish your shop with a tasty frozen fruit delight.
Struggling to put together the perfect dessert? Thank goodness for Thyme & Again! The choice of sweet treats will make you the envy of all hostesses. Catering to fussy dietary requirements, the girls have you covered. Just make sure you change the packaging if you want to keep your secret.

Longing to experience the wealth of tastes and textures that bountiful vegetables have to offer? At Bocca Dolce, vegan cuisine is taken to the next level. The fact that just about every ingredient is grown on this beautiful farm is an added bonus. From sweet to savoury to their cheeky mushroom biltong, the food is interesting and delicious. Well worth a visit!
-THEGREMLIN

TOUR DE PLETT

The 2017 MTO Tour de Plett is counting down to race day. The route is looking good, prize money has been increased and there are several enhancements to the race village.

The Tour de Plett is held in aid of the Kwano Cycling Academy. In February 2014, the Kwano Cycling Academy (KCA) was launched in partnership with the Murray High School in Kwanokathula and is used as a catalyst to uplift historically disadvantaged youngsters and communities.

Visit www.tourdeplett.co.za for more information on the route and race village.
-THEGREMLIN