Free 2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival App
by Editor on 11 June 2013
Last year the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival launched South Africa’s first Festival App, and this year the innovation continues with more streamlined features and better integration with the Festival Programme. The app represents a move towards the goal of a paper-free and economically sustainable Festival, and can be downloaded on BlackBerry, Android phones, iPhones and iPads.
Delheim turns up the heat
by Editor on 10 June 2013
Dip into a melting pot of culinary bliss, fine wines and genuine hospitality when family-owned Delheim Wine Estate, nestled just outside Stellenbosch, wards off the winter chills with their popular Jazz & Cheese Fondue indulgences, every Sunday afternoon from 7 July until 25 August. This ultimate winter warmer is your ticket to end your weekend on a decadent high with a taste of retro-nostalgia, when resident chef...
Rise & Shine Eco-Friendly Acoustic Music Festival
by Editor on 06 June 2013
Join OBiKWA wines for a day filled with acoustic music at the Rise & Shine festival at Sandton Central Park on Saturday, 8 June 2013. This music festival will not only include a line-up of artists such as Francois van Coke, Naming James and more, but will also allow you to do your part in caring for the environment. For every 50 guests attending, Rise & Shine, in association with Greenpop, will plant a tree.
Rabinowitz to host Tabasco® Oyster Shucking & Eating Competitions
by Editor on 05 June 2013
The oyster shucking and eating competitions have always been two of the most popular events taking place during the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival. Now these firm favourites have been combined and, along with a healthy dose of comedy courtesy of one of South Africa’s most acclaimed comedians, the Tabasco® Oyster Shuckle – On Fire with Nik Rabinowitz, will take place on Thursday 4 July at the main festival gro...
Oysters rule supreme
by Editor on 24 May 2013
Oysters are the delicacy of choice for gourmands, romantics, and those who appreciate the finer things in life. And with the 2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival coming up between 28 June and 7 July, Festival Manager Nicci Rousseau-Schmidt takes a look at the festival’s most honoured “guests” – the oysters. “Knysna has long been synonymous with oysters and they remain the main feature at the festival. ...
Tempt Dad with tantalizing treats
by Editor on 23 May 2013
(Cape Town, 15 May 2013) Moms and kids are invited to treat dad to a delectable Father’s Day feast at the Vineyard Hotel & Spa this Father’s Day. The hotel’s popular restaurant, The Square Restaurant, is offering a terrific three-course lunch menu to spoil local dads on Sunday 16 June. Executive chef Alex Docherty has developed a range of dishes tailor-made to suit dad’s taste buds, commencing with a choi...
2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival
by Editor on 20 May 2013
The programme for the 2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival is growing, with new and exciting events joining the stable of old favourites. “Last year’s programme sported more than 100 events,” said Festival Manager Nicci Rousseau-Schmidt. “And it is already clear that we’ll top that number this year.” The Pick n Pay Women’s Walk will take place on Sunday 7 July. The Women’s Walk is a popular event...
Warm up for winter with hearty soups
by Editor on 07 May 2013
Back by popular demand, Constantia Glen’s delicious homemade soups served with crusty,freshly baked bread, are a must for the ultimate winter wine tasting experience on offer from May onwards at this picturesque wine estate. Available in single servings or as a trio of smaller soups, visitors can tuck into hearty Beef goulash, French onion, or Honey roasted butternut and sage soup. Each soup is perfectly paired ...
The Lime Envelope Launches Specialised Project Package
by Editor on 29 April 2013
The Lime Envelope, a Johannesburg based boutique Public Relations agency, has announced the addition of a focused PR and media liaison offering specifically for the exhibition, expo and events sector. After successfully engaging in pro-active PR campaigns for many such events and housing a specialised event management service arranging press conferences to launches and conferences, the agency now offers project base...
OBiKWA sticks its neck out
by Editor on 16 April 2013
Fluff up your tail feathers with OBiKWA, the adventurous, everyday range of affordable varietal wines at The Wine Show Joburg taking place in the heart of the concrete jungle’s Sandton Convention Centre from 3 – 5 May 2013. Unleash your inner ostrich at this vibrant, wine-filled event and remember to swing by OBiKWA for tastings of this easy-drinking, down-to-earth range. With a variety of unpretentious, quali...
Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Showcase
by Editor on 02 April 2013
Cape Town: Thursday, 22 August 2013 / Johannesburg: Thursday, 29 August 2013 Experience stellar wines with a creative edge and great diversity from some of South Africa’s most lauded winemakers at the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Showcase in Cape Town on Thursday, 22 August and Johannesburg on Thursday 29, August, when members of the Guild present their wines to go under the hammer at this year’s Ned...
Winelands Festival Toasts Workers
by Editor on 28 March 2013
More than 5000 Cape music enthusiasts joined over 100 uniquely South African performers including Mango Groove, Emo Adams and Die Heuwels Fantasties and a host of home-grown performers at this year’s sixth annual ATKV Franschhoek Oesfees. The annual event, which takes place in association with the ATKV (Afrikaanse Taal en Kultuurvereniging), took place at the Solms-Delta wine estate on Saturday 23 March. An eve...
Newmark Hotels Host Recitals - International Pianist
by Editor on 28 March 2013
Newmark Hotels host special recitals by internationally acclaimed pianist at both Motswari Game Reserve and Queen Victoria Hotel during April. Newmark Hotels have a reputation not only for their specialist hotel management skills, but also their ability to create memorable experiences that capture the essence of Africa while swathed in luxury, albeit a choice of beautiful accommodation in Cape Town or in the heart...
Rescreening of Camino de Santiago film
by Editor on 26 March 2013
Back by popular demand at the Labia on Orange is the intimate drama, The Way, starring Martin Sheen, set on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain, which draws people from all over the world on an epic pilgrimage every year. The Way will be featured for a further two screenings in aid of StreetSmart SA at 13h45 on Saturday, 20 April and at 16h00 on Sunday 21 April 2013. StreetSmart SA is an organisation dedicated ...
World Water Day Celebrations at Zandspruit
by Editor on 18 March 2013
Water is a scarce resource that needs to be managed vigilantly. With this in mind, Xylem Water Solutions South Africa have entered into a partnership with Emthonjeni Community Centres and the Rotary Club of Northcliff to help address the growing water-needs of the community residing in the informal settlement of Zandspruit in Gauteng. This exciting partnership will officially be celebrated on World Water Day on the 2...
How well do you know your vendors?
by on 05 February 2013
It’s extremely important to build relationships with your vendors and those around you can bring in new customers/clients and increase awareness of your company branding. The people you work directly with on your products and services are really the ones with the most to gain when you find success. By taking the time to get to know them, you’ll find a whole host of opportunities you didn’t realize were there...
New Maslow Hotel ready for events
by Editor on 24 January 2013
The Maslow Hotel will prove to be the future of meetings and events in Sandton. Sun International is raising the bar for quality and value and redefining what it means to host a successful conference or meeting. Sun International has over 30 years of experience in hosting meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions. The Maslow Hotel is where you should be, when you are planning your next event. “The Maslow Ho...
Bottelary Hills Winemakers Lunch
by Editor on 23 January 2013
Villiera adds sparkling cheer to Bottelary Hills Winemakers Lunch on Sunday, 24 February 2013.The friendly wine folk of the Bottelary Hills – a sub-route of the Stellenbosch American Express® Wine Routes – will give their ‘Pop Up’ Winemakers Lunches a sparkling summer spin when they set the tables for the first 2013 lunch programme.
Digital video business cards
by Editor on 05 December 2012
Image One Marketing offers you a brand new digital Video Business Card. It is a video card that is combined with a printed book holder, it also has a built in speaker. The video business card has 2Gb built in memory so it doubles as a memory stick. The video card is a step up from video screens embedded into a printed catalogue because the user can take the card out and keep in their wallet to show friends.
Agriworks Expo calls all farmers
by Editor on 31 October 2012
The 3rd annual Agriworks Farmers Expo will be held at the Van der Stel Sport Grounds on 8, 9 and 10 November 2012. The event invites local and regional farming communities and wine producers to gather and view the latest products, services and machinery on show.