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Garden Route activities during the month of February

The following 6 Garden Route activities will keep you movin’ and shakin’ to the beat of Knysna and Plett this month. Take a look at these 6 events below…

Patrick Marvos Jewellery Exhibition | The Lens, The Palette and The Furnace Art Exhibition | Plett Music Festival 2016 | Knysna GR300 | Knysna Celtic Festival | Divas Around The World

Garden Route activities to keep you entertained

There are so many Garden Route activities to choose from during February, that it may be difficult to pick one in particular!

Patrick Marvos Jewellery Exhibition at Hunters Country House, Harkerville

If you’re after Garden Route activities that showcase beautiful things don’t miss the exhibition of Patrick Mavros Silver Sculptures and Jewellery. The exhibition runs from 10am – 5pm at Hunter Country House on Tues February 9th. Entrance to all exhibitions are free but donations to the PlettAid Foundation/Hospice Plett are welcome. R100 tickets get you into a lucky draw for one of 4 stunning pieces of Mavros jewellery. The draw takes place at 5:30pm on Friday 12th Feb. +27(0)44 533 5178 | aconyngham@telkomsa.net

The Lens, The Palette and The Furnace Art Exhibition at The White House Theatre, Plett

Running from the 9th-10th of February. This is a joint art exhibition featuring the works of Rob Smith (photographs), Ingrid Tonkin (painting), Robbie Leggat and Brendan Leggat (sculpture). This is a free entrance event and open to the public from 10am – 8pm. For more info visit their Facebook Page.

Plett Music Festival 2016 at The White House Theatre, Plett

The Plett Music Festival 2016 starts on the 18th of February 2016 and runs until the 21st! See Derek Gripper, Shawn Phillips, The Four Waiters, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Choir, and Cat Simoni. Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday ticket prices are R175. The courtyard opens at 7pm and a cash bar will be available with snacks for sale. Friday is R200 including dinner. Tickets available from the Old House Shop. Call Ann on 082 452 8764 or obtain more info on their Facebook Page.

Knysna GR300 in The Knysna Forest

If you’re into MTB and looking for Garden Route activities that take place outdoors, then this is a fabulous event for you. This epic ride takes place along the Knysna Forest on Friday 26th February 2016. For more info: +27(0)78 4603383

Knysna Celtic Festival in Loerie Park

If you’re in Knysna make sure to diarise the Knysna Celtic Festival 2016 on the 27th of February. Festival includes a Street March Competition; Massed Pipes & Drums Parade; Pipe Band Competitions; Highland Dancing and so much more! For full details: Visit their Facebook Page.

Divas Around The World Live at Simola Country Hotel and Spa, Knysna

Known as ‘London’s five-star girl’- Cat Simoni brings you her favourite divas from around the world. Renditions of classic songs by Nana Mouskouri, Edith Piaf, and more. Tickets are R295 per person including a dinner. Saturday 26th February at 6:30pm. For more info: +27(0)82 893 4548 | esmejeffreys@gmail.com

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