Families, wine lovers, foodies and outdoor and sporting enthusiasts can all enjoy Plett thanks to a lively event calendar. Plan your visit around a festival or sporting event or just pop in for a quick weekend getaway.

Yearly leisure events include the Plett Music & Jazz Festival in February, the Plett MAD Festival (Music, Arts & Drama) and the Plett Food Film Festival in June/July and the Sasfin Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival in October.

Renowned outdoor sporting and adventure events include the Penny Pinchers Challenge over the Easter holidays, the Dr Evil MTB Classic and the Africa Otter Trail in September and The Plett Trail slackpacking experience between the months of May – November. These are just a few sporting highlights to be considered.


Calendar of Events

There is always lots happening in Plett – current and upcoming events. View the Events Calendar to plan your next visit. For an updated list of events and festivals in the area, please go to.


Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival

Join us in Plettenberg Bay (Nov 25 & 26, 2017), for the Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival. Ready to book your Plett Wine Weekend now? The fourth annual weekend-long festival dedicated to MCC and other boutique wines is coming in November! To a sun-drenched and sparkling coastal location: Central Beach in Plettenberg Bay. Click Here […]


Plett ARTS Festival

Colour, sound, memorable performances and feasting on fabulous food. What… where? Plettenberg Bay presents a three-week celebration of the arts. For three fun filled weeks you can satiate your arty self at The Plett ARTS Festival; relishing in music, drama and comedy, art exhibitions, and award-winning films. As always, Plett presents a one-of-a-kind backdrop to […]


Plett Rage

30 November – 7 December 2018 | Plett Rage Student Festival The 2017 Plett Rage Student Festival will begin on 30 November 2018 and will run over an 8 day period from 30 November – 7 December 2018. Once your accommodation booking has been confirmed you will need to purchase a Rage Pass which will […]


Plett Hospitality Trade Fair

The Plett Accommodation Association (PAA) is excited to introduce their first Plett Hospitality Trade Fair for the local travel and tourism trade businesses from along the Garden Route. The PAA Hospitality Trade Fair will host more than 20 select tourism and travel trade vendors to showcase their products. Confirmed products include linen, beds and bedding, […]