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Mossel Bay Holiday Events Dec 2016 – Jan 2017

Don’t miss the spectacular array of event happening in the Garden Route over the December holidays.



15 – 18 December: Tarka Street Festival (Tarka, Mossel Bay)

Tarka Street Festival a community festival like no other, will take place over the long weekend of 15 to 18 December.

16 December: Geloftedag / Day of the Vow (ATKV Voortrekker Museum, Hartenbos)

Commemorate a part of our country’s history at the ATKV Voortrekker Museum for Geloftedag / the Day of the Vow.

16 December: 3D Divas Live

The 3D Divas Cape Town’s best travelling cabaret, will be back in Mossel Bay.

17 December: Somerson Half Marathon/10km/Fun Run (Diaz Beach Hotel, Mossel Bay)

The Somerson Half Marathon takes place on an easy, flat route with beautiful beach scenery.

17 December: The Color Run (Santos Beach, Mossel Bay)

Described as the happiest 5km on the planet the Color Run is coming to Mossel Bay.

17 December: Mossel Bay Wheels Gathering (Municipal grounds across from Mossel Bay Mall)

The Mossel Bay Wheels Gathering is a gathering for people who are crazy about anything with wheels, regardless of age, model, make, condition or value. So-called petrol heads!

17 December: 2016 Kob Derby (Mossel Bay Yacht and Boat Club)

The 21st Kob Derby will be hosted by the Mossel Bay Yacht and Boat Club.

17 – 31 December: The Barn in Mossel Bay (Herbertsdale Road, Mossel Bay)

Don’t miss the great line-up at The Barn in Mossel Bay.

19 December: Voorjaarsfees at Monroe Theatre (Déjà Vu Vintage House, Mossel Bay)

André Swiegers performs in an intimate setting at the Monroe Theatre.


19 – 21 December: Mosselbaai Kers-Kunsmark (Mosselbaai-suid NG Kerksaal)

The Mossel Bay Christmas Craft Market will be taking place for the 12th year .

20 December: Hartenbos Wine Festival  (ATKV Hartenbos)

The Klein Karoo Wine Route will be at the Hartenbos Wine Festival.

20 December: Correctional Service Nite Race (Correctional Centre Restaurant, Mossel Bay)

This 5 or 10km Nite Race is an easy, flat route through a residential area.

22 December: Weiveld Roadtrip (Hartenbos)

Pretoria’s hip and happening Weiveld, waar Afrikaans en Dans Groot is!, is taking a Road Trip to your favourite beachs in Hartenbos.

24 December: Mossel Bay Mall Add Hope Run (Mossel Bay)

The Mossel Bay Mall Add Hope Run, a 5 or 10km fun run, strives to Add Hope by donating R2 of each entry to KFC’s Add Hope feeding initiative.

26 December: Hartenbos MTB Race (Hartenbos Amfiteater)

After all those lovely Christmas lunches the Hartenbos MTB Race will get you on your feet again.

27 December & 2 January: Klikkerland (Hartenbos)

The awesome children’s entertainment group Klikkerland will keep the whole family entertained.

28 December: Caroline du Preez & Jody Wayne in Concert (Mossel Bay Town Hall)

Caroline du Preez and Jody Wayne will be performing at the Mossel Bay Town Hall.

28 December: Afrikaans Gaan Klein (Walvissaal Hartenbos)

Don’t miss Lollos & Lettie, Buster die Brak & Tjiff & Tjaff on all one stage Afrikaans gaan Klein is in Hartenbos!


Daily during December: MacYoung Farmer’s Market (Hartenbos)

MacYoung Farmer’s Market takes place every day during the holiday season. With live entertainment including artist such as Lianie May, Pieter Koen, the Parlotones and Elizma Theron you definitely don’t want to miss this market.

Every Saturday: Hartenbos Park Run (Kleingeluk, Oudtshoorn Road)

The Hartenbos Park Run a 5km timed run, takes place every Saturday.

During December: Holiday Program including Eden, Elvis Blue & Snotkop (Hartenbos)

The ATKV Hartenbos will have several artist performing during their annual holiday programme.

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