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National Golf Festival
Area - George
24 August 2017, 00:00 at George Driving Range

National Golf Festival in George from 23 to 28 August, sponsored by the Pro Shop.  For more information contact the George Driving Range.

George Landbouskou
Area - George
24 August 2017, 08:00 at Skou Gronde, George

Die George Landbouskou is dié jaar van 24-26 Augustus. Die toegangsfooie sluit alle vermaak in. R50 vir volwassenes en R20 kinders. Naweekkaartjie (3 dae) R100 vir volwassenes, R50 vir kinders. Hekke open 08:00 tot 22:00 daagliks.

Contemporary Art Practice Workshop with Prof Elfriede Dreyer
Area - Plettenberg Bay
24 August 2017, 09:00 at The Crags, Plett, The Barefoot Palace opposite the Forst Nature Spa

The upcoming w/shop in Plett will deal with the 2017 Venice Biennale and Documenta; and cultural difference in art. A specialised practical w/shop in linocut and its history and theories are included. There will be visually illustrated talks and practical sessions. Contact Elfriede at elfriede.dreyer@gmail.com to book. For more info on the CAP workshops and short course programme, visit www.elfriededreyer.com/cap. Or Facebook: CAP - Contemporary Art Practice. Workshops also in Pretoria and Durbanville.

Bonsmaradag op Oudtshoorn
Area - Oudtshoorn
24 August 2017, 10:00 at Kansa-veilingskrale buite Oudtshoorn

Die Nedbank Suid-Kaap Bonsmaraklub bied 'n boeredag op in Oudtshoorn. Die Bonmaraklub se algemene jaarvergardering vind om 09:00 plaas waarna die boeredag om 10:00 begin.  Sprekers wat tydens die dag sal optree is Daneel Rossouw, oor makro-ekonomie and die lewende hawe-bedryf. Dr Adriaan Olivier stel 'n nuwe produk bekend. Die oggend word om 12:30 afgesluit met 'n biefstuk-ete en verversings. Kontak Ockie Potgieter by 082 776 3730 of opj@absamail.co.za vir meer inligting of om bywoning te bevestig.

National Golf Festival
Area - George
25 August 2017, 00:00 at George Driving Range

National Golf Festival in George from 23 to 28 August, sponsored by the Pro Shop.  For more information contact the George Driving Range.

Grand cellists coming to George
Area - George
25 August 2017, 19:30 at Oakhurst Insurance George Arts Theatre

Georgians will have the privilege of hearing six philharmonic cellists of the Cape Town-based ensemble IGrandi Viloncellisti perform at the Arts Theatre on 25 August. Tickets are R130. R20 for school children. Bookings for this exciting concert can be made at www.georgemusicsociety.co.za or at the Arts Theatre in York Street.  More information can be found on the George Music Society's Facebook page.

National Golf Festival
Area - George
26 August 2017, 00:00 at George Driving Range

National Golf Festival in George from 23 to 28 August, sponsored by the Pro Shop.  For more information contact the George Driving Range.

Knysna parkrun
Area - Knysna
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Next to scout hall, George Rex Drive

Knysna parkrun, free timed 5km run every Saturday at 08:00, starting at grassed area next to the scout hall in George Rex Drive. The aim is to promote health and fitness. To register go to www.parkrun.co.za and follow instructions and print your unique barcode, to be brought to every event. For assistance, call in at John Winfield optometrist's office at the corner of Main Road and Long Street, and the staff there will kindly assist you with the registration. 

George parkrun
Area - George
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Garden Route Botanical Garden

George parkrun, free timed 5km run every Saturday at 08:00 at the Garden Route Botanical Garden. The aim is to promote health and fitness. To register go to www.parkrun.co.za and follow instructions and print your unique barcode, to be brought to every event. 

Oudtshoorn parkrun
Area - Oudtshoorn
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Surval

Oudtshoorn parkrun, free timed 5km run every Saturday at 08:00, starting at Surval. The aim is to promote health and fitness. To register go to www.parkrun.co.za and follow instructions and print your unique barcode, to be brought to every event.

George Car Boot Sale
Area - George
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Jakkelsskop Farm 3kms past airport towards Glentana just past Malgate Bridge

George Car Boot Sale, All sellers to be at the farm between 8 & 9 R100 per stall % goes to SPCA, open to the public from 9am, no food stalls allowed, bric a brac stalls, refreshments on sale, sellers please bring all your own equipment.

Milkwood Village Night Market
Area - Wilderness
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Milkwood Village

Fridays 16:00 - 21:00. Magical garden setting, unique craft stalls and vibey live music.

Wild Oats Community Farmers Market
Area - Sedgefield
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Sedgefield, N2

Wild Oats Community Farmers Market (outskirts of Sedgefield, N2 at  Swartvlei). Saturdays from 07h30 to 11h30. Fill your belly with  breakfast and your shopping basket with fresh local produce. Info 082  376 5020. 

Outeniqua Family Market
Area - George
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Kraaibosch

Every Saturday 08:00. Kraaibosch Estate on N2. Breakfast, vegetables, arts and crafts, live music. Nicky 083 305 8344.                

Cansa biker sleepover
Area - Oudtshoorn
26 August 2017, 00:00 at Greylands, De Hoop

The Down to Earth biker fundraising sleepover in aid of Cancer Association of SA will take place at Greylands, De Hoop on August 26 and 27 from 08:00, at R120 pp (badge included). Braai packs available at R45 each. Bring own tent, sleeping bag and drinks. Wood, ice and music will be provided. Info: Koot 076-088-1635 / Stan 082-579-4401.

Fundraiser for God Cares
Area - George
26 August 2017, 10:00 at Hope Church

A morning tea will be presented on Saturday 26 August from 10:00 to 11:30 to raise funds for the work done by the non-profit organisation, God Cares, in Syferfontein. The purpose of the morning is for women in the Garden Route to celebrate together the common theme: 'Love be the loudest'. Tickets are R100 and available from Bonjour Total Garage on Courtenay Street (between 08:00 and 17:00), or phone Karen on 084 888 9893 or Linzi on 082 455 0652. Tickets can also be obtained from House of Maria in Mossel Bay.

“Under a Karoo Sky”
Area - Nieu-Bethesda
26 August 2017, 18:00 at Nieu-Bethesda Sports Club

The Nieu-Bethesda Sports Club will once again be hosting an art  exhibition for local artists in Nieu-Bethesda on August 26. You are invited to the Club at 6.30 for 7pm to enjoy hearty snacks, a cash  bar, and wonderful art! Dress will be smart casual and no children under 12 are allowed. 

Live music
Area - Knysna
27 August 2017, 00:00 at Sirocco restaurant

Live music every Sunday at Sirocco restaurant from 12:30 to 15:30, with Waldemar, Baden and Marlene forming the regular line-up. (Half-price sushi served all day.)

Cansa biker sleepover
Area - Oudtshoorn
27 August 2017, 00:00 at Greylands, De Hoop

The Down to Earth biker fundraising sleepover in aid of Cancer Association of SA will take place at Greylands, De Hoop on August 26 and 27 from 08:00, at R120 pp (badge included). Braai packs available at R45 each. Bring own tent, sleeping bag and drinks. Wood, ice and music will be provided. Info: Koot 076-088-1635 / Stan 082-579-4401.

National Golf Festival
Area - George
27 August 2017, 00:00 at George Driving Range

National Golf Festival in George from 23 to 28 August, sponsored by the Pro Shop.  For more information contact the George Driving Range.

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