Events

Amashova Durban Classic

Amashova Durban Classic

The oldest road classic cycling race in South Africa is also one of the prettiest with picturesque and challenging routes from Pietermaritzburg to Durban. There is something for everyone and cyclists can choose between the fun 35km ride, the more challenging 65km or the renowned 106km Classic.

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Cars in the Park

Cars in the Park

For the past 40 years, car enthusiasts from all over South Africa have flocked to the annual Cars in the Park event. This event is all about celebrating the classic, the elegant, the quirky and the unique when it comes to vehicles of all shapes, sizes and stats.

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Creighton Aloe Festival

Creighton Aloe Festival

Enjoy amazing and eventful return steam train rides from Creighton, alongside the Ngogwaan River, through thousands of beautiful aloes. These rides include birding and mission tours including local choirs and artists, hot air balloon excursions, a scenic cycle, a trail run, delicious meals and even a country market.

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Encounter East Griqualand

Encounter East Griqualand

Join us and discover this beautiful part of South Africa. The festival starts on Friday the 26 October 8am and there is a lot going on. Take the time and perhaps a coffee, from Monday the 22th to chat to the ladies at Simply Wellness on 123 Main street to help you plan your weekend. Your entry ticket of R80 gets you into all the gardens and includes a free brochure

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Fish River Canoe Marathon

Fish River Canoe Marathon

The Cradock Community welcomes all paddlers, their seconds and family to enjoy a fun filled week-end in the Karoo. The Fish River Canoe Marathon takes place in Cradock every year at the end of September or the beginning of October.

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Karoo Food Festival

Karoo Food Festival

The Karoo Food Festival offers more than just culinary attractions: mountain biking, cultural and historical walks and drives, the nearby excellent Mountain Zebra Park, farm visits and a lively two-day market offering the best that we produce and our town is proud of its hospitality.

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Lammergeyer Mountain Challenge

Lammergeyer Mountain Challenge

After running through town the athletes tackle the mountain by following the old Lesotho trek path to the highest point in the challenge at approximately the 11km mark. From there the tower path leads athletes to the top of on of the highest mountain pass in South Africa, the Joubert’s Pass.

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Lynford Clover Country Weekend

Lynford Clover Country Weekend

Awesome whole family event with a distance to suit all levels of fitness and age! Brought to you by the passionate parents of Lynford School who run sani2c race villages. Make a date with your family and set the challenge for all to complete their first two-day trail event!

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Matat2Pont

Matat2Pont

The annual Matat2Pont is our marquee event, which attracted thousands of spectators and viewers of the live broadcasts on social media last year. The event was founded by Dean Riley after the 2014 Matat National Enduro when he called up fellow enthusiast Sakkie Maartens, they wanted to share their passion and excitement for the sport with other riders and expose them to some incredible routes in the area.

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The Midmar Mile

The Midmar Mile

The Midmar Mile is a swimming race held annually in February at the Midmar Dam north of Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Each year, it draws thousands of competitors, from serious international athletes and Olympic medallists to purely recreational swimmers.

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Richmond Family Fun Ride

Richmond Family Fun Ride

The annual family fun ride is at the Richmond Country Club which is some of the best riding terrain in KZN. Come along and have a great day out for the whole family - all for a good cause!! There will be breakfast rolls available early in the morning with full catering and bar facilities all day.... all you need to do is bring your bike!

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Sani2c

Sani2c

3 days of amazing trails though KZN. From the majestic mountains of Sani Pass, Southern Drakensberg to the lapping shores of the warm Indian Ocean at Scottburgh Beach, KZN, South Coast.

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Schreiner Karoo Writers Festival

Schreiner Karoo Writers Festival

Satisfy your wanderlust with a cosy weekend in Cradock, cocooning with soul-mates at the Schreiner Karoo Writers Festival (27-30 July 2017) while your imagination takes a trip. A variety of talks and presentations will lead you on virtual journeys to remote corners of the land we all love.

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The Comrades Marathon

The Comrades Marathon

The Comrades Marathon is an ultramarathon of approximately 89 km which is run annually in the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa between the cities of Durban and Pietermaritzburg. It is the world's largest and oldest ultramarathon race.

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The Rhodes Run

The Rhodes Run

The Rhodes Run, South Africa's iconic breathtaking trail run, is staged in the tranquil beauty of the southern Drakensberg mountains surrounding the Victorian-era village of Rhodes.

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The Royal Show

The Royal Show

The Royal Show is Africa’s largest mixed agricultural show, and also boasts an extensive entertainment programme and a broad mix of public-interest exhibits.

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