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The Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

Posted on the November 13th, 2018

Each year Franschhoek’s Huguenot Monument turns into a hub of activity featuring SA’s finest Methode Cap Classique’s, and a few French Champagnes. The Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival is an absolute must for anyone who enjoys delicious food, great company and, of course, bubbles! This year, the event will take place on the 1st and 2nd of December 2018 between 12h00 and 17h00.

Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

Follow this year’s theme and don your best black and white attire in preparation for an afternoon of sophisticated fun. General tickets for the festival are available for purchase on Webtickets at R395 per person, while anyone under 18 will be allowed in free. Each attendee will receive a complimentary tasting glass as well as both MCC and champagne tastings. Be sure not to lose your glass as additional tasting coupons can be bought on the day!

Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

Mingle with local producers and international brands under the shade of the Grand Marquee while sampling the delectable delights provided by Franschhoek’s world-class eateries. A comprehensive list of all the exhibitors featured at the festival can be seen on the website. Alternatively, join the pop-up restaurant for one of two 45-minute seating slots at either 13h00 or 16h00. Purchase a ticket for R660 and indulge in a spectacular 3-course meal that includes a glass of MCC on arrival, as well as a top-up.

Three restaurants will be featured at the pop-up, namely; Le Coin Français, Foliage, and Le Bon Vivant – two of which were nominated for 2018’s Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards. In order to book this decadent meal, a general entry ticket is required.

Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

The ‘Magic of Bubbles’ festival also offers attendees a chance to win with an award for the Best Dressed Couple on each day. In addition, anyone who purchases online from Webtickets before the 22nd of November 2018 stands a chance to get a full refund for the amount spent on tickets. The winner will be announced on the 23rd of November so keep an eye on the competition page! Details of this and other competitions related to this event can be found here.

Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa

Combine your visit to the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival with a relaxing stay at Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and relax by the pool, or perhaps indulge in a delightful treatment at the hotel’s Camelot Spa. Following the festival, join us for dinner at Sauvage Restaurant before retiring to your suite for a good night’s sleep.

Call us on 021 876 8900 or email reservations@lefranschhoek.co.za to book your stay with us today.

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