Page 37 - CemAir SkyNews Launch Edition 08 2014
P. 37
ns, Plettenberg Bay, at the Run the Mother City Mara- exhibition of Plantae Orchids, 24 – 28 September
incredible Beacon Island Hotel thon! Join sporting legends a wide range of flowering White Mountain Acoustic
for a celebration of award Elana Meyer and Francois plants, unique plants for the Music Festival
winning wines, Methodé Cap Pienaar during this prestigious connoiseur collectior and Tel: +27 (0) 31 563 0824
Classique bubbly and culinary global city race. Along the the new book “Anyone can
delights. This is whale season spectacular route, you will grow Orchids”. A selection
in Plett - what could be better take in the famous natural of bromeliads, carnivourous A must for acoustic music
than lazing in the sun, enjoying beauty of Cape Town’s moun- plants, staghorn ferns and an lovers, this annual festival is
a thousand fairies dancing tains and sea and other city assortment of rare and unusu- held at White Mountain Lodge
on your tongue while being treats. The marathon takes al collector’s plants are your near Giant’s Castle in the
entertained by one of nature’s place on the International Day for the picking. beautiful Central Drakensberg
gentle giants. A platinum of Peace, a symbolic celebra- region of KwaZulu-Natal. They
event you won’t want to miss. tion of former South African 25 – 28 September offer a selection of acoustic
president Nelson Mandela’s The Pick n Pay Taste of performances by some of the
CAPE TOWN homeland of peace. An ideal Joburg country’s finest established
race both for professionals Tel: +27 (0) 11 463 0355 up-and-coming artists includ-
July - 12 October and first-timers who want to ing Craig Hinds, Cape Town
Design and Making finish their inaugural marathon. singer and top of the chart
Exhibition at the Castle of The route is wheelchair-friend- Montecasino will be jam- performer Matthew Mole,
Good Hope ly, and the 8 hour cut-off time packed with intense flavour Brett Newski, duo Margaret’s
Tel: +27 (0) 21 461 1488 can accommodate the social experiences, promising to take Daughter, as well as Paige runner. visitor’s taste buds on a trip Mac, Gerald Clark and Luna
of discovery like no other. The Paige. Coinciding with the
Discover how the evolution of JOHANNESBURG City of Gold’s top restaurants Heritage Day long-weekend,
food sheds light on the history will join together to serve this gem is a great family
and transformation of craft 6 – 7 September signature dishes that have set festival also offering arts and
and design. The showcase The Wedding Expo trends and mouths watering. crafts, a beer market, assort-
runs at the Castle of Good Tel: +27 (0) 11 788 3627 Guests will also experience ed food stalls and a choice
Hope as part of the World De- award-winning wineries, of camping, caravanning and
sign Capital 2014 programme. premium drink brands and chalet accommodation.
Using ancient artefacts from Take the stress out of your amazing exhibitors who will
Africa, Europe and Asia and wedding plans and get in- tickle all senses. 24 – 26 October
30 contemporary pieces spired at South Africa’s largest Good Food & Wine Show
crafted by local designers consumer bridal exhibition in SOUTH COAST KZN Durban
and makers from the CCDI’s the heart of town at the Co- Tel: +27 (0) 31 360 1000
stable, the display compares ca-Cola Dome. Everything and 19 – 21 September www.goodfoodandwineshow.
found objects, like ostrich anything you need for your Sunday Tribune Garden &
eggs and gourds, and objects special day from table settings Leisure Show
fashioned from clay, wood and to honeymoons. Don’t forget Tel: +27 (0) 33 345 6274 Southern Africa’s finest
other materials with manu- the Fashion Spectaculars to culinary Expo brings Durban
factured receptacles made tempt your wallet with locally gourmets, gourmands and
from plastic, cardboard, glass and internationally designed With something on offer for good-life devotees a sensa-
and more to demonstrate the wedding gowns. just about everyone, this event tional line-up of the finest in-
human race’s evolution from plays host to the annual Illovo ternational celebrity and BBC
necessity to aesthetic. Some 10 – 14 September Floral Cake of the Year Com- chefs joined by South Africa’s
of the pieces date back 1.7 South African Orchid Show petition and Floral Art display finest Chefs, nine state-of-
million years, while others Tel: +27 (0) 84 458 1199 competitions. Garden clubs, the-art kitchen theatres, and
came into being in the last nurseries and exhibitors pro- a host of unique specialty
year. vide a comprehensive range of shows. Visitors have access
Spoil yourself at the 21st garden products, plants and to live demonstrations with top
20 – 21 September World Orchid Conference ‘green’ accessories as well as local and international chefs
Sanlam Cape Town at the Sandton Convention beautiful home products. and wine connoisseurs. Bring
Marathon Centre where you will find an your friends and family for the
Tel: +27 (0) 86 184 6464 day to experience the latest, cutting-edge global trends
and tastes. It’s “food and fun”
for everyone.

36CEMAIR Aug/Sept 2014
   32   33   34   35   36   37   38   39   40   41   42