Exciting Events in Knysna: A Vibrant Calendar for the Next Three Months!

Welcome to Knysna, where every season brings a new wave of excitement and discovery! Autumn and winter are no boring seasons here as the picturesque town of Knysna and its surrounding areas are bustling with a plethora of events and activities to indulge in. Whether you’re a resident or a visitor exploring this charming corner of South Africa, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Here are the main events and highlights to mark on your calendar for the next three months:
Knysna Motor Show (April 29): Calling all car enthusiasts! Head over to the Knysna High School grounds for a day filled with classic cars, vintage motorcycles, and modern marvels. From sleek sports cars to roaring engines, this event promises to rev up your adrenaline.
For more information please visit www.grmc.co.za

Simola Hill Climb (May 2-5): Get ready for a weekend of high-octane thrills at the Simola Hillclimb.. Watch as racing enthusiasts from across the country compete to be the “King of the Hill”. It’s an adrenaline-pumping spectacle you won’t want to miss. More info on www.speedfestival.co.za

June / July
Knysna Oyster Festival (June 24 – July 3): Celebrating its 41th anniversary, this festival is arguably one of the highlights on the Garden Route event calendar. With more than 100 events on the programme during the 10 days, there is something for everyone. Anchor event, the Knysna Forest Marathon (June 22) is an iconic race starting in the middle of the majestic Knysna forest. Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner or a beginner looking for a challenge, this scenic race offers a unique opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the Garden Route while testing your endurance. The second weekend cyclists are in for a treat. On Saturday the Knysna Cycle race takes entrants into the forest to conquer exciting and challenging forest trails. Back by popular demand, the Road race will once again take place on the Sunday. Paying homage to the name of the Festival, the Oyster Hotspots will celebrate Knysna’s famous molluscs, and the Knysna Wine Festival will showcase some of the best South African wines. A myriad of other events caters to a wide variety of audiences – it is simply the best fun to have this winter holidays! For more info visit www.knysnaoysterfestival.co.za or contact Visit Knysna at (044) 382 5510.

With the exciting lineup of events, Knysna is ready to welcome you with open arms. Whether you’re seeking adventure, culture, or simply a taste of the good life, there’s no shortage of reasons to visit this enchanting destination on the Garden Route. So mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and embark on a journey of discovery in the heart of Knysna. We can’t wait to see you there!