Festive Christmas Night Market in Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands
Christmas Night Market in Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands / South Africa
Christmas Weekend at Stellenbosch Slowmarket:
Friday Night Market 30 November from 17h00-22h00
Yes it is that time of the year again that we bring you our unique Christmas Night Market at Stellenbosch Slow near Cape Town. We love Christmas! Stollen, bratwurst, gingerbread cakes, roasted gammon, nuts, fruits, sweet preserves, breads, pies and so much more. The Slowmarket in Stellenbosch pulls out all the stops with seasonal promotions, gift ideas, decor items and plenty of christmas goodies to choose from for the whole family. The perfect evening to arrive after work with the whole family and to laze on the lawns under the evening stars to listen to the sounds of festive season music.
Saturday Christmas Food & Treasury Gift Market 1 Dec 09h00 – 14h00
Our Saturday morning traders in the Cape Winelands await you with more Christmas themed foods and ideas. Our hand picked line-up of craft traders as well as The Treasury Market (more below) provide the perfect selection of Christmas gifts and yummy treats too. Once again you can sit back and enjoy the sounds of African music by Amazink or Reggae beats by Rivertones.
Friday Night – Kids shows Lollos and Free adult entertainment in theatre
If that is not enough then make sure you visit the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre who are kindly showcasing Ikapa Dance and Music van de Caab live music performances free of charge on the Friday night market. For the kids they have the popular Lollos and Chiff & Chaff productions for just R10. A little something for everyone. www.oudelibertas.co.za
Traders in the Spotlight: Colleen’s free Range Duck
Sweet Duck cooked with seasonal apricots and plums. No need to say much more. Stock up on Colleen’s free range duck and chicken and make sure you do something interesting this year. Can’t go wrong with the simplicity of leading Slowfood ambassador Jamie Olivers festive season ideas. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gisela’s Gingerbread Houses. Want to do something special this year for the Christmas table. Gingerbread Houses made by Gisela Harck are one of a kind. Not only do they look good but taste even better. email@example.com
German Stollen, Cakes & Desserts If authentic German Christmas sweets is what you are after then make sure you come stock up on Stollen amongst the huge variety of ginger bakes and cakes made by Cakes and Desserts. Stollen is a fruit cake containing dried fruit, nuts and spices which is then covered with icing sugar. It is the best Christmas bread that you are most probably not making. firstname.lastname@example.org
Naughty Girl Sparkling Rose is a complex blend of muscat and other grape varieties. Soft and elegant with natural fruit and muscat aroma, a chilled glass will fit pefectly with any summer evening occasion. Produced by the Alvi’s Drift private cellar. email@example.com
Bratwurst, Bokwurst and More… if European styled eats is what you are after then fill up on Bratwurst amongst other served on German hard rolls with traditional senf (German sweet mustard). Just need a little snow and you will truly think you are at one of those popular European street markets! firstname.lastname@example.org
Vinwood manufactures solid wood designer furniture from oak, reclaimed from used wine barrels, casks and tanks from the Western Cape Wine region of South Africa. They extend the life of heritage oak into fine furniture, preserving its unique character and history through carefully crafted classic and contemporary designs. The craftsmanship is of the highest standard. email@example.com
Afri-flora Fynbos is the trend this season for mantle piece and table decorations. Harvested in the Overberg they promise to keep you well stocked with proteas, pincushions and foliages firstname.lastname@example.org
Gifts Gifts Gifts Galore!. Crafts, jewellery, art, clothing, accessories, furnishings, kitchen accessories and so much more to choose from. Enjoy your Season Shopping!
The Treasury Market – Hand picked, Handmade, NICE
The Treasury Market – 1 Dec. 2012
The Treasury markets at Stellenbosch Slow on Dec 1 and Dec 15 have an incredible line-up of goodies. To mention just some of it: Fashion by local designers; a tempting selection of silver jewelery, as well as a more contemporary selection of perspex, wood and leather jewelery; bags and accesories; handprinted tableware; perfume locally handmade according to 16th century French tradition; vintage upcycled furniture; artworks and cards printed on a letterpress machine. Then for kids and babies: the cutest knitted animal beanies; a great variety of kids clothing; the coolest soft toys; superhero costumes; artworks, mobiles and nursery/childrens room decor.
Enjoy the Christmas spirit in Stellenbosch and book accommodation for this weekend!
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