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Calitzdorp ExPRESSed 2024 ~Wildly Weird in winter / Wild en wonderlik in die winter~

Sat Jun 15, 08:00 - Sun Jun 16, 23:00

Calitzdorp Tourism Office


EXPRESS yourself, and celebrate our wonderful little town with us!

~Wildly Weird in winter / Wild en wonderlik in die winter~

Saturday 15th to Monday 17th June 2024


The Calitzdorp EXPRESSSED Festival is an EXPRESSION of all our lovely town has to offer, across various of our amazing venues.

From our award winning wineries, delectable restaurants, quirky pubs, shops and bakeries, we celebrate and showcase the incredible talents of our local community.

There will be an abundance of ways to entertain yourself over the span of this wonderfully wacky winter weekend at the Calitzdorp Expressed festivities.

We will have lifestyle, arts & crafts markets, wine tastings, a Church Bazaar, live music and sensational shows, eclectic art exhibitions, phenomenal food, wonderful wines, the Calitzdorp "Ons Karoo" Treasure hunt and cultural or heritage excursions just to name a few.

Jakals Events will also be hosting another epic trail run! The race will start and finish at De Krans Wines and will be meandering through the vineyards of De Krans Wines and along side the Gamka River. This unique trails will only be accessible during the race. There will be beautiful medals and lots of wine up for grabs.

Saturday 15 June 2024 | 5km Fun Walk - for the whole family.. as well as Grand parents, Moms, Toddlers in prams and your 4 leg children.

9km TR - for the average fitness | 21km TR - for the hard core runners

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As the sun sets gloriously as it does in the Klein Karoo, you can either kick up your heels and party into the starry starry night or sip delicious local port-style wines around a roaring fire.


Get the Passport to benefit from great deals such as food and drink discounts, free farm-style transport and competition entries as well as a goody-bag filled with, you guessed it - goodies!

Prizes to be given for best dressed - so get those weirdly wacky outfits ready!


Passports (tickets) are available for purchase ONLINE only & there is a limited number, so don't miss out!

Passports are valid for all 3 days of the festival. *Terms and conditions as per venues apply*

EARLY BIRD R250 (1-3 April 2024 ONLY)

Adult passport R300 | On Sale 4 April to 14 June 2024

Passport collection from Tourism Office 14 June 2024 | 16:00 to 18:00

Benefits for passport holders exclusively will include the following:

  • An Epic Calitzdorp Expressed Goodie bag with branded festival wine glass
  • An authentic “wine hammock”, spot prize auto entry and other fabulous optional competition entries
  • Early programme release for event booking purposes
  • *PASSPORT HOLDERS ONLY* Hop-on hop-off farmstyle transport - Die Wyn Treintjie - Calitzdorp & Du'SwaRoo
  • 5% discount on full boxes of wine purchased - Calitzdorp Cellars
  • Free melktertjie shooter, Buy 1 Pizza R120 + FREE glass of housewine - Die Bosvarkie
  • Bottomless Port at Zamani Grill - Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • 1x Free Sherry per passport, Free Live music shows x2 - The Station Calitzdorp 
  • Entry into lottery : prize - Still Pure product set - The Accidental baker
  • 10% Discount on wine sales - Peter Bayly Wines 
  • Wine tasting tokens included - 4 Wines and 1x Spirit Boplaas Family Vineyards
  • Wine tasting tokens included - 4 Wines De Krans Wines
  • Wine tasting tokens included - 4 Wines TTT Cellars
  • Wine tasting tokens included - 4 Wines Calitzdorp Cellars
  • 25% Discount on Port & Sweet wine Cocktails - Uitkyk Eatery
  • 1x Free glass of port with every meal & 10 % discount on bill- Porto Deli Restaurant
  • 1x Free pudding & port - NG Church Calitzdorp
  • 10% discount on food or drinks bill - Cafe @ The Rose
  • Food discounts @ The Spot
  • Free pudding with dinner @ Karoo life - Salie Restaurant
  • Map of our festive little town and advance release of programme of events for booking purposes

more to follow . . .

Need we say more?

See you there!

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For more info contact:

Email [email protected] or [email protected].


Program to follow soonest.


Calitzdorp ExPRESSed 2024 ~Wildly Weird in winter / Wild en wonderlik in die winter~
Calitzdorp Tourism Office
Van Riebeeck Street, Calitzdorp, 6660
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