1st and 2nd September 2018
Seize the bull by the horns and head for the Overberg
The bull takes center stage for this year’s Bot River Spring Weekend festivities hosted on 1 and 2 September by the region’s fun-loving and fancy-free wineries.
Food, wine, music and entertainment – for kiddies too – will be a-plenty at the event taking place on the first official weekend of Spring. But, wait! There’s plenty more happening around the Overberg hamlet’s famous, bull-tide bash.
Botrivierians go to the city to show off Best of Bot River: 29th August 18:00 venue: La Tête Restaurant
For a faBULLous foretaste of what to expect in your glass at this year’s Bot River Spring Weekend, join the clan of amicable winemakers who will descend on Cape Town on Wednesday, 29 August to share their latest cellar gems with enthusiasts. This once-off public tasting will take place at La Tête Restaurant, 17 Bree Street from 18h00 to 21h00. Tickets are limited to 150 seats and cost R200 per person and include a glass, wine tasting and some decadent pairings from the kitchen.
Tickets are available here: https://www.quicket.co.za/events/52477-bot-river-spring-weekend-2018/#/
Bot Bull Goose Race: Saturday 1st September 2018 , 10:00am Start point: Botrivier Hotel
This doesn’t however involve running with bovids of any kind. Rather, the highlight of highlights Bull Race takes the form of a scavenger hunt for grown-ups. Hosted by the Gallivanting Goose, participants are required to complete challenges prompted by a mobile phone app. This is your chance to learn more about Bot River and win cool prizes too. The game is limited to 40 people only, so rush to book forthwith!
You’ll also have to navigate the rest of your schedule with care if you’re to get to all else that catches your eye that weekend. No bulls in china shops can succeed!
Prizes : 1st team winners: a mixed case of 6 Bot River Wine for 6 months 2nd team winners: mixed case of 12 bottles of wine 3rd team winners: mixed case of 6 bottles of wine
Tickets available here: https://www.quicket.co.za/events/52477-bot-river-spring-weekend-2018/#/