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Christmas in Winter Programme 2022
From Saturday 25 June 2022 -  10:00am
To Sunday 26 June 2022 - 04:00pm
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Contact Tulbagh Tourism 023 230 1348 / 75 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
CHRISTMAS IN WINTER PROGRAMME
25 & 26 JUNE 2022
A fun, festive weekend for the whole family! Your entrance ticket to the festival gives you a chance to win a lucky draw prize from Aquila Private Game Reserve to the value of R30 580. A two night’s safari experience for four adults includes welcome drinks, lunch buffet, game drive, dinner, accommodation, sunrise safari, intercontinental breakfast buffet, 30 min spa voucher and access, plus horseback safari. T&C's apply.

TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE AT QUICKET – https://qkt.io/nix38w

ENTRANCE: (NB: TICKET IS VALID FOR BOTH SATURDAY & SUNDAY)
R150 Ticket includes wine glass for limited wine tasting at participating wine farms
R100 Ticket excludes wine glass
Children 13 – 17 years: R30
Children under 13: No Charge

Tickets available at the 3 entrances to Church Street, Manley Wine Estate, Saronsberg Cellar and Twee Jonge Gezellen!
Ticket includes a programme, Christmas hat and entrance to 5 Provincial Museums plus the chance of winning an amazing prize at Aquila Private Game Reserve to the value of R30 580 for 4 people!
(Draw takes place the week after the event).

HIGHLIGHTS

 Book for Traditional Christmas Dinners – menus available at the Tourism Office
 Vindoux Guest Farm : Christmas Eve Night market: Friday from 17hOO – 20h00
Gin tastings, organic produce, aromatherapy products, art from the farm and delicious Indian Cuisine from Honey & Chai
 Theuniskraal Trail Run on Saturday morning – Enter online at entries.onsite-events.co.za
7.5km | 15km | 30 km & Mountain Biking on the Sunday!
Join us for some single track fun on SA’s oldest white wine producing estate!
 TWEE JONGE GEZELLEN ESTATE – KRONE – 023 230 0680
 11:30 & 12:30 – Clown Cone and the Christmas Tree Fairy
 Winterland Blues Festival @ Bike Forge on Saturday from 14:00 – 18:00
Live Music | Bar | Restaurant | Child Friendly | Open Fires – Free Entry
 Montpellier: Saturday 18:30 – Cellar Dinner & Dance @ R250 pp
3 Course Dinner – Dress Code: Festive

CHURCH STREET

OUDEKERK VOLKSMUSEUM
Saturday & Sunday open from 09:00 – 16:00
Consists of 5 museum buildings
Old Church Museum: The Oldest South African Church building (1743), still in its original form. During the weekend we will exhibit a collection of Antique Cape Chairs.
H4 : Earthquake Museum – Commemorates the devastating 1969 earthquake
Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 – 13:00
Performance by local singing sensation Tazneemah Greeff
H14 : Victorian House - a glimpse into yesteryear
Saturday & Sunday
Victorian Tea House: Rooibos tea, Ceylon or Earl Grey tea served with 3 Pastries @ R30 each.
H22 : Pioneer House: Typical pioneer house built and furnished in the Cape Dutch Style (1803).
Mission Church in Van der Stel Street (next to Standard Bank)
Friday: 18:30 – 21:00
Opening of Temporary Exhibition, My name is February, Identities rooted in Slavery.

READERS RESTAURANT – 023 230 0087
Traditional Christmas menu Friday and Saturday evenings & Sunday Lunch @ R325 pp –
Bookings essential and limited seating
Now Dasher, Now Dancer! Now Prancer and Vixen!
St Nick’s at the bar and the cocktails he’s mixin’
St Nick’s Day Menu: Warming glühwein, tea and coffee,
Delicious country soup, Chili Con Carne, Goulash
Fresh Mussel pots with white wine and garlic
Festive fresh wraps and sandwiches
Jingle bells Jingle bells Jingle all the way
Oh what fun it is to drink and eat our winter blues away!

DAPHNE’S – 064 059 2985
Saturday & Sunday 08:30 – 16:00
Open for breakfast & lunch – Heritage at its best!
Christmas lunch @ R400 pp BYO Welcome – Bookings Essential!

ANTHONY’S FINE ART GALLERY AND OLDE CURIOSITY SHOPPE – 023 230 0100
Saturday & Sunday: 09h00 – 17h00
It's Christmas and you get the gifts
Fantastic Art Bargains at Anthony's Half Price Sale plus Preview Launch of the new beverage sensation
NUBEET KOKO A blends of Honeybush Kombucha and Beet. Guaranteed to make your day

VAN DER STEL STREET

TARZAN SHOE FACTORY & LIZARDS GIFT SHOP – 023 230 1083
Saturday: 09h00 – 15h00, closed on Sunday
Genuine leather shoes & boots and an outstanding selection of quality gifts!
Parking at Tarzan Shoes premises is at own risk, gates will be locked at 15:00.

CHAIN VINTAGE & PET SHOP
Saturday 09h00 – 16h00; Sunday 10h00 – 13h00
Browse the vintage store for those special collectables and fill up the baskets with plenty to read for those cold winter nights. Spoil your furry friends with treats from the pet shop.
MIT – MADE IN TULBAGH – 082 564 9338
Saturday & Sunday 09h00 – 18h00
Visit Made in Tulbagh during the Christmas in Winter Festival to discover a spectacular collection of locally handcrafted products. These treasures include the works of talented young artist Tyron Redman. We will also be serving our regular treats like delicious Terbodore coffee and our famous pecan pie, as well as a few special festive surprises!

COMRADES COFFEE – 073 731 4542
Saturday & Sunday 08:00 – 16:00
For good coffee and big smiles try their chicken wings with fries, mash potato and veggies, panini’s and tasty treats, chai lattés, hot chocolate, cappuccinos, etc.

OUT OF TOWN VENUES

BUSH PUB RESTAURANT – 071 877 6607
Saturday
Live music | Open fires | Child Friendly | Karaoke | Potjie | Braai Menu’s
13:00 – 15:00
DJ KOPSS – Lawrence Achilles | Archive 19 | Cheez | Miss D | Jason B | Lil Bit Beats

DE OUDE DROSTDY – 087 551 3269 | 067 184 0041
Saturday: 10:00 – 16:00
Come and join us for coffee, food, wine and music and experience the beautiful De Oude Drostdy Museum and Venue. View art by Thea Smith and Anette du Plessis, Anelie Krynauw on the piano with background music. Soup, fresh roosterkoek from the fire place in the copper kitchen, with delicious fillings, carrot cake | chocolate cake | milktart |coffee & tea

MONTPELLIER – 082 334 4334 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Friday 18:00
Art Exhibition by Ewald Stoop
Saturday 08:00 – 17:00
Market | Restaurant | Wine tasting | Live Music
12:00 – 15:00 Live Music by Neels Moir
18:30 Cellar Dinner & Dance @ R250 pp 3 Course Dinner – Dress Code: Festive
Sunday: 08:00 – 17:00
Market | Restaurant | Wine Tasting | Music

OAKHURST OLIVES – 023 230 0842
Saturday: 09:30 – 14:00
Tutored Olive Tastings

MORGANSVLEI COUNTRY ESTATE – 084 584 1820
Saturday from 10:00
Wine tasting of Tulbagh Winery wines | Soup & bread | “vetkoek” | Cheese platters & stalls with cozy fireplaces

LE RêVE – 060 949 5238 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Friday: 19:00 – 23:00 – Litmas Dinner @ R290 per person
Live Band: The Off Cuts | 3 Course Dinner | A Glass of Krone
Saturday 14:00 – 20:00 – Let it Snow
Dress the trees | The Lime Lawns Light Up | Food & Coffee Truck | Sipsmith Wimbledon Session | Fun winter kids activities – R60 p/child include goodie bag

TULBAGH HORSE TRAILS – 072 672 6022
Saturday & Sunday by appointment: Horse and pony rides - enjoy beautiful scenic views in the Winterhoek on horseback.

MURLUDI HIKING TRAIL – 063 725 5850
Saturday & Sunday: 09:00 – 16:00
Enjoy beautiful scenic views of the Tulbagh valley and Winterhoek Mountains. 4km or 10 km hike.

SAGTEVLEI POP-UP GALLERY – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 – 16:00
An exhibition of works by Isabel Knox, Jan B Wolmarans, Weyers du Toit and Victor Harley at the Schalkenbosch Barn
Sunday – 4 Course Lunch @ R320 pp
Bookings: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Whats App 060 524 4198

HORSE ABOUT – 082 884 9881
Weather permitting & bookings essential! Trails for novice and advanced riders in the foothills of the Witzenberg Mountains. Ride through magical forests, farmlands and vineyards while enjoying spectacular views of the surrounding valley!

BIKE FORGE – 073 281 0896 / 083 520 8000
Friday: 17h00 - 20h00 – Doors open at 15:00
Live music with Peter Vanne
Happy hour at the bar which gets you free Tapas with every drink,
Home-made pizzas available to eat in or take away!
Saturday: 14h00 – 18h00 – Doors open from 09:00
Join us for the 6th annual Winterland Blues Festival featuring The Off Cuts, Akkedis and Andre Kriel & The Good Ole Boys | Bar | Restaurant | Child Friendly | Open Fires – Free Entry
Sunday: 09h00 - 16h00
Freshly baked croissants for breakfast with espresso coffee, a variety of great home-made pizzas and our usual full menu will be available.
Join us inside next to the fireplace or outside under the bedouin tent by the fire pit.
Free entry to our classic motorcycle museum!

FYNBOS ANIMAL SANCTUARY – 72 223 4674
Saturday & Sunday: 08:30 – 17:00
Entrance fee R60 per adult and R30 per child – bring your own picnic to enjoy on the farm 10km from Tulbagh on the R46 towards Wolseley. See and feed some of the rescued animals – suitable food supplied.

HARVEST TABLE BISTRO – 023 231 0860
Saturday & Sunday
Normal a-la-carte menu
Saturday: 19:00
Ho ho ho come and enjoy a fabulous Traditional Christmas dinner @ R250 pp – Bookings Essential!

CERES ZIPLINE ADVENTURES – 079 245 0354
Saturday & Sunday: 09h00 – 15h00
Tours depart every hour. This ’foefieslide’ adventure is situated in the lovely mountains surrounding the Ceres Valley - the perfect backdrop for a fun and adrenaline-filled escapade!

RESTAURANTS

READERS RESTAURANT – 023 230 0087
Now Dasher, Now Dancer! Now Prancer and Vixen!
St Nick’s at the bar and the cocktails he’s mixin’
Join us at Readers for Traditional Christmas Dinner, festive fare and warming winter drinks
Traditional Christmas menu Friday and Saturday evenings & Sunday Lunch @ R325 pp –
Bookings essential and limited seating
St Nick’s Day Menu
Warming Glühwein, tea and coffee, delicious country soup, Chili Con Carne, Goulash, Fresh Mussel pots with white wine and garlic and festive fresh wraps and sandwiches
Jingle bells Jingle bells jingle all the way
Oh what fun it is to drink and eat our winter blues away

DAPHNE’S – 064 059 2985
Saturday 08:30 – 16:00
Heritage at its best!
Open for breakfast and book for a Christmas lunch @ R400 pp. BYO Welcome
Sunday 08:30 – 16:00
Open for breakfast book for & lunch

KOLE & DEEG – 079 489 7428
Saturday & Sunday: 08:00 – 16:00
Offers a variety of quality artisanal baked goods by using only the highest quality ingredients in a relaxed atmosphere!

TAPS AND BARRELS & MAGDALENA’S SOFT SERVE – 079 489 7428
Friday 19:00 – 23:00 DJ AKH warms us up
Saturday & Sunday 11:00 – Late
Winter Beer Fest – Fuelled by Darling Brews we will be serving a variety of beers downstairs and upstairs
Michael Canfield entertains us Saturday afternoon on the stoep and The Inside Job Official takes us into the evening.
Saturday 19:00 – Doors open at 17:00 – The Inside Job Karaoke with originals – Tickets R30 pp
Theron and Canfield take us home on Sunday with some groovy tunes on the stoep.
Magdalena’s Soft Serve will be serving some creamy soft serve to add a sweet edge to the party. Bring the kids.
Sunday 13:00
A Merry Ice Cream Christmas celebration on the stoep of the old Saronsberg Theatre! Theron & Canfield will sing and play all your favourites, including some special holiday music!
Free admission and kids under 6 get a free mini-tub of Magdalena’s amazing soft serve!!

TULBAGH HOTEL – 023 230 0071 – Olive Terrace Bistro and Karee Wine Bar
Friday - Sunday: 07h00 – 22h00
We have a special a la carte winter menu perfect for the occasion, plus our very popular wood-fired pizzas. Enjoy some craft beers from Rod Buchanan or sip on some Monks Gin cocktails while Jaques Steyn tantalizes the ears on our very own terrace!
Live Music by Jaques Steyn – will be playing an eclectic mix
Friday & Saturday 18:00 – 21:00 & Sunday 12:00 – 15:00

DUIKERSDRIFT & OBIQUA CAFé – 060 555 2943 | 066 236 4122
Come and enjoy a laidback festive vibe with us! Fun for the whole family!!
Saturday 10:30 – 16:00 & Sunday 10:30 – 14:30
Beer Fest – R60 Purchase your branded glass and enjoy 9 Buchanan’s craft beers including the seasonal Winter ale
Tastings – Duikersdrift wines, De Villiers chocolate, cheese and Duikersdrift olive oil tastings
Great Food – Indulge in our delicious pizzas, calamari tacos and famous Jalapeno poppers or get messy with burgers, ribs and more cooked on our outdoor braai. Kiddie’s meals available!
Watch out for some Christmas inspired chalk board specials!!
Kiddies play area – Sit back and relax while the little ones play! Do not forget to visit the donkeys and give them a treat!
Full A la carte menu available for dinner from 18:00 – Bookings essential!

DIGGERS HOME – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 082 564 2677
Saturday & Sunday 10h00 – 17h00 - bookings essential
Don't miss our hearty Winter Feast at Digger's Home!
Offering both traditional and Cape Malay fare, there’s something for everyone to warm away those winter chills. Book now and receive a heart-warming glass of Glühwein or a spicy Kaapse Boeber (non-alcoholic) on arrival to keep you toasty.
And for the little ones check out our special kiddies’ menu that includes a delightful Gingerbread-man! For reservations, call or WhatsApp Janet on 082 564 2677
Wine tasting & sales – Christmas in Winter ticket includes 3 wines on offer to taste

KLOOFZICHT FARM DELI & FOOLISH THINGS – 071 1160344
Saturday & Sunday: 09:00 – 17:00
Bookings for dinner essential!
Enjoy a scrumptious meal at the farm deli and browse the gift shop for treats and gifts.

FYNBOS CAFé & FARM STALL – 072 223 4674
Saturday & Sunday: 08:00 – 16:30
A-la carte menu – Come and enjoy a lovely meal and feel the Christmas spirit!

DIE BOORD – 023 004 1042
Saturday: 09:00 – 20:00 & Sunday: 09:00 – 15:00
A family-friendly restaurant and farmstall with fresh produce and kiddies play area.

HARVEST TABLE BISTRO – 023 231 0860
Saturday & Sunday
Normal a-la-carte menu
Saturday: 19:00
Ho ho ho come and enjoy a fabulous Traditional Christmas dinner @ R250 pp – Bookings Essential!

WINE CELLARS

ROUTE 1

MANLEY WINE ESTATE – 023 007 0009
Saturday 10:00 – 18:00
Wine tasting & sales, Manley Private Cellar tours available every hour at R100 pp
Live Music by Amy-Lee Card on Ukulele and vocals throughout the day!
Kole & Deeg on Manley premises, cupcakes and other sweet treats and a full bar,
Coffee & Cream Restaurant with light meals throughout the day with German Flammkuchen
Sunday 10:00 – 14:00
Breakfast buffet with MCC – Bookings essential – 083 748 4444
Wine tasting & sales, brunch and light meals

RIJK’S WINE ESTATE & HOTEL – 023 230 1622
Friday tasting from 10:00 – 16:00
Settle into the weekend and join us for a leisurely tasting on our terrace or in our lounge, 6 wines on offer at R120 p/p
Saturday 11:00 & 15:00
Our winemaker, Adriaan Jacobs, will be hosting a memorable tasting experience by delving into the winemaking process at Rijk's, from the vines to the cellar. 2 sittings available and booking is essential (with prepayment required) to avoid disappointment. Price per couple is R350, for 6 wines and a cheese/charcuterie board. Book your table at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This is a unique opportunity to learn more about our wines and how we approach our winemaking and spots are limited.
Saturday 10:00 – 16:00
Our tasting room will be open as per normal but you’ll have the added bonus of being able to meet the rest of our winemaking team, Daniel Pienaar (our farm manager) & Bredell Smit (our assistant winemaker), who will be on hand hosting tastings throughout the day with the tasting room team. No bookings required. Wine tasting at R120 p/p for 6 wines
Christmas in Winter ticket includes 3 wines on offer to taste.
Sunday from 10:00 – 14:00
Wine tasting at R120 p/p for 6 wines
Christmas in Winter ticket includes 3 wines on offer to taste.
Wine sales available to take with or be delivered, free of charge in SA

TULBAGH WINERY – 023 230 1001
Saturday: 09h00 – 13h00 Wine Tasting & Sales; Sunday closed

THEUNISKRAAL – 082 493 4569 / 023 2300 688
Saturday: 09h00 – 16h00; Sunday: 09h00 – 15h00
Live Music by FOREST MUSICIAN (DEWALD), Food Trucks with Wood-fired Pizzas, Boerie Rolls, Pancakes, Coffee, SEAFOOD from Hermanus, Wine tasting and Wine sales, KID’S ZONE,
CHEESE PLATTERS
Saturday morning – Trail Run – Enter online at entries.onsite-events.co.za 7.5km | 15km | 30 km
Join us for some single track fun on SA’s oldest white wine producing estate!
Sunday morning: Mountain Bike Ride 22Km & 45Km

ROUTE 2

OUDEKLOOF WINE ESTATE – 082 440 9459
Friday 24 June: Sunset Tractor ride departing at 16:00 – Bookings essential
Saturday 25 June: Live music from 11:00 till 16:00
Pizzas, waffles, potjie kos, glühwein, wine tasting and sales, fresh farm breads, jams, olives and more for sale in our farm shop.
Sunset Tractor ride departing at 16:00 – Bookings Essential
Steak and Chips dinner from 19:00 – Bookings Essential
Sunday 26 June: High tea tractor ride departing at 10:00 – Bookings Essential
Live music from 11:00 till 16:00
Pizzas, waffles, glühwein, wine tasting and sales, fresh farm breads, jams, olives and more for sale in our farm shop
Christmas Lunch from 12:00 – Bookings Essential
Contact Andrew @ 082 4409 459 | Christine @ 082 5508394

DIGGERS HOME – 082 564 2677 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Saturday & Sunday 10h00 – 17h00
Wine tasting & sales
Christmas in Winter ticket includes 3 wines on offer to taste
Don't miss our hearty Winter Feast at Digger's Home! Bookings essential!
Offering both traditional and Cape Malay fare, there’s something for everyone to warm away those winter chills. Book now and receive a heart-warming glass of Glühwein or a spicy Kaapse Boeber (non-alcoholic) on arrival to keep you toasty.
And for the little ones check out our special kiddies’ menu that includes a delightful Gingerbread-man!
For reservations, call or WhatsApp Janet on 082 564 2677

OUDE COMPAGNIES POST – 076 013 8613
Saturday & Sunday 11:00 – 16:00
Freshly baked bread | Butternut soup and Barrel Tastings

SARONSBERG CELLAR – 023 230 0707 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Saturday & Sunday 11h00 to 17h00:
Celebrate Tulbagh's beloved "Christmas in Winter" weekend at Saronsberg with plenty of fun for the whole family – filled with Christmas magic and cheer!
We'll be offering wine tastings and cellar tours, live music by Newton and Co, delicious burgers & boerie rolls from Lizaan’s Kitchen Co, cheese platters, local olive tasting and sales, and barista coffee by Balance Coffee Co.
For the kids, we have a jumping castle and face painting.
The art gallery will be open for viewing. A beautiful selection of hand crafted and imported sterling silver jewellery and freshwater pearls from Designs Unlimited Jewellery will be available and on display.
11:00 – 16:00
Bring your picnic blanket for the lawn or relax in the venue, purchase your favourite Saronsberg wines, stock up on delicious fare and hearty dishes, and enjoy the day with us!
Call 023 230 0707 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more info.

TWEE JONGE GEZELLEN ESTATE – KRONE – 023 230 0680
Saturday: 10h00 – 16h00
Sip on Krone Vintage – only Cap Classique while taking in the views of the peaks of the Saronsberg Mountain. There will be plenty of delicious, relaxed family style food to enjoy too.
11:30 & 12:30 – Clown Cone and the Christmas Tree Fairy
14:00 – Prepared to be entertained by The Pebble Shakers
Bring the whole family for some festive mid-winter fun!!

ROUTE 3

LEMBERG WINE ESTATE – 021 300 1130 / 082 749 7585
Saturday & Sunday: 09:00 – 17:00
Wine tasting & sales
The Lemberg Swiss cheese fondue – We are back and by popular demand serving our famous Swiss Cheese Fondue – Bookings essential!
The fireplace will be cozy and inviting, relax and experience our award-winning Boutique wines, or savour our delectable Cheese Platter with artisanal cheeses, charcuterie, and seasonal fruit – (the best in the valley), or just experience our warm and friendly hospitality.

ROUTE 4

Waverley Hills Organic Wine Estate – 023 231 0002
Saturday: 10:00 – 16:00; Sunday: 11:00 – 15:00
Enjoy a scenic drive out of Tulbagh towards Wolseley to find Waverley Hills. Defined by the Earth, Crafted by Nature, Certified Organic Wine! In our elevated tasting room let us spoil you with an organic wine tasting in front of the roaring log fire.


Drink responsibly!
Don’t drink & drive!
Location Church Street & Various other venues throughout the town