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.


Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival

Join us in Plettenberg Bay (23-24 March 2019), for the Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival. Get ready to book a Plett Wine Weekend to explore the Plett Winelands and enjoy one of the Garden Route’s favourite wine and food events – the Plett Wine & Bubbly Festival. The fifth annual weekend-long festival dedicated to MCC […]


Plett ARTS Festival

Colour, sound, memorable performances and feasting on fabulous food. Plettenberg Bay celebrates the arts with two weeks dedicated to live performances, workshops, fashion and much more in late June/early July at the annual Plett ARTS Festival. As always, Plett presents a one-of-a-kind backdrop to an arts extravaganza not to be missed. Enjoy exciting international performances […]


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 FIRST PLETT HOSPITALITY TRADE FAIR HOSTS 29 EXHIBITORS AND 150 VISITORS The Plett Accommodation Association (PAA) successfully introduced their first Hospitality Trade Fair for the local travel and tourism trade on the 29th of August, 2018 at the Piesang Valley Hall in Plettenberg Bay. The 29 exhibitors include suppliers of coffee, crockery, cutlery, bedding, […]


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.