Knysna Oyster Festival 2019

Event details:

Starts: Friday 21 June 2019
Ends: Sunday 30 June 2019
Visit Knysna Promotions & Information Centre
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 5510

Oyster enthusiasts, fitness fanatics and lovers of the good life can all look forward to the 36th Knysna Oyster Festival which will take place from 21 June – 30 June 2019.

The festival is spread across two weekends that promise loads of fun and activities for the whole family. Visitors also have a chance to experience one of the most beautiful, scenic areas in the country.

Some highlights of the festival include:

Knysna Cycle Tour: MTB Race
Time: 08h00
Venue: Start and finish: Knysna High School Field, Waterfront Drive
Contact: 079 796 7834
Rotary Office: 044 382 1129 (mornings only)

Knysna Forest Marathon & Half Marathon
Time: from 04h30
Venue: Taxi Pick-up: Vigilance Dr, Industrial Area
Start: Glebe, in the forest
Finish: Knysna High School Field, Waterfront Drive
Contact: Wayne Kidd
076 195 4832 /

Spur Children’s Tour – Cycle
Time: 09h00 -11h00
Venue: Knysna High School Field, Waterfront Drive
Contact: Rotary Cycle Tour Office (mornings only):
Cycle race enquiries: 079 796 7834
Office: 044 382 1129

Flavours of Knysna
Time: 18h00
Venue: Knysna Mall
Contact: Picca de Bruin
082 571 2462

Knysna Wine Festival (also on Saturday)
Time: 17h00 – 20h00
Venue: Premier Hotel The Moorings, George Rex Drive
Contact: Belinda Hobson
074 456 2253 /

Shot in high iso with low light man pouring wine from the bottle into a glass at the party

Knysna Oyster Festival – Events Programme – Updated 16 May 2019

Knysna Oyster Festival – Eatery Promotions – Updated 16 May 2019

For the full programme and details about all events, as well as registration and ticket costs visit their website or follow the Oyster Festival on Twitter KnysnaOysterFestival or on Facebook for daily updates.

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