Visit us in Plettenberg Bay this summer– the beaches are at their best, the weather is glorious and there is plenty to see and do. Stay with us at The Old Rectory Hotel & Spa, stroll down to the beach and soak up all the holiday vibes. Here are seven events you won’t want to miss.
LAZY SUNDAYS AT KAY AND MONTY
8 December 2019 – 5 Jan 2020
Book at Kay and Monty for a long, laid-back lunch and a few glasses of fine wines paired with live music every Sunday from some of the best local artists (12:30–14:30pm).
8 December – Johnny Wolf
15 December – Driftwinds
22 December – A Blackwinged Bird
29 December ––Samuel Miller
5 January – and the Riddle
Booking is essential, call 079 965 9779 to reserve your table or book online. Find out more about their festive season plans and events here.
ROBBERG FINE FOODS CLASSIC BEACH REGATTA
14–16 December 2019
The Robberg Fine Foods Classic Beach Regatta will be held from the 14–16th December 2019 in Plettenberg Bay. It’s a fabulous small cat regatta, with lots of beach starts and finishes and sailing fun over three days. This legendary regatta should be on every sailor’s bucket list! All the action takes place on Hobie Beach, so head down and get involved. Find out more here.
CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT
23 December 2019
Gather your family and friends and head down to Central Beach on the 23rd December at 19:30pm for Carols by Candlelight. Bring along a picnic, blankets, camping chairs and everything you may want for a festive evening. Candles will be sold on the evening and entrance is free.
SABRINA LOVE OCEAN CHALLENGE
27–30 December 2019
This year, the Sabrina Love Ocean Challenge will take place over three days and feature eleven events – including road and trail runs, beach walks, an ocean swim and mountain bike ride. It is a highlight of the Plett summer events calendar! Find out more and book tickets, or simply come and show your support.
FLOAT DAY AT KEURBOOMS
28 December 2019
This year is the third annual float day at Keurbooms, hosted by Island Beach Bar. Grab you swimming gear, sunscreen and a floating device (the crazier the better) and ride with the incoming tide from the tip of the island back to the beach bar. Head this way to find out the details.
PLETT POLO INTERNATIONAL
29 December 2019
The international match is the polo event of the year. South Africa will be competing against an international team at the Kurland Estate polo pavilion. Pack a picnic blanket and watch from the lawns or book a VIP box. This year there will be a dedicated gin bar and new after party tent as well as a delicious array of food truck offerings. Book your box or find out more.
GET LUCKY SUMMER NYE CONCERT
31 December 2019
The Get Lucky summer New Year’s Eve concert is back this year – set in the most incredible location in Plettenberg Bay, overlooking the Indian Ocean, and featuring Goldfish performing live with GoodLuck for the very first time! Book your tickets now.
Stay with us at our Country House in the Crags or at our coastal hotel, The Old Rectory Hotel & Spa, whilst you enjoy all the summer festivities. Get in touch to find out about availability.