Knysna Oyster Festival 2014

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The Knysna Oyster Festival kicks off on Friday 04 July 2014 for #best10days

Keen sportsmen and women flock from all over the country (and sometimes the world) to participate in the now famous sporting events and of course to ‘shuck’ some yummy oysters.

So what is happening? When? Where?

The simple answer is: A little bit of everything!

The detailed answer can be found on the Oyster Festival website –

The main sporting events are (with excerpts from the official Oyster Festival website):

05 July 2014 – Momentum Weekend Argus Rotary Knysna Cycle Tour – Mountain Bike Race

The event is owned by the Rotary Club of Knysna. This year the emphasis is on FUN for the ENTIRE FAMILY! Our route designers have created something SPECIAL for the beginner right up the serious PRO with a healthy choice of routes for the FUN rider thrown into the mix! Bring your entire family and explore all the BEAUTY that Knysna has to offer!

06 July 2014 – Momentum Weekend Argus Rotary Knysna Cycle Tour – Road Race

2014 will see the introduction of a new 100km route for our road race. This exciting route is 105km with 1577m of climbing. It has been designed for the enthusiastic and competitive roadies and will keep you working right up until the finish line.

100km Route Summary: Knysna – Sedgefield – Karatara – Barrington and back to Knysna

50km Route Summary: Knysna – Sedgefield and back to Knysna

08 July 2014 – The Salomon Featherbed Trail Run presented by GU

12 July 2014 – momentum Cape Times Knysna Forest Marathon & Half Marathon

Dav1es Exclusive Holiday Rentals has limited accommodation still available during the festival, especially the first weekend (04 – 07 July). Please remember that our rates for the Knysna Oyster Festival are those of High Season with a minimum booking period of 3 nights.

Contact us now for more information