So many great reasons to visit the 2017 South African Cheese Festival!

Spoil yourself with a ticket to the award winning South African Cheese Festival and discover an amazing selection of the best and unique cheeses, other cheese products and delicious preserves that perfectly complements cheese as well as supreme wine and gourmet food.

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This year, your ticket also gives you an entry into the draw for a brand new Chevrolet Utility 1.4 UTEForce bakkie, sponsored by Reeds Motor Group and Williams Hunt Cape Town.

Cheese Festival goers will be treated to the sounds of the very popular Kurt Darren, exclusively on Friday, 28 April 2017 and the famous BlackByrd on Sunday, 30 April 2017.  Both performances take place at the Stellenbosch Vineyards Muzik Gazebo on the festival grounds.


An attractive Connoisseurs Experience is available for those who prefer exclusivity and a bit more privacy amongst the thousands of cheese lovers attending the festival. This package includes VIP parking, VIP access, an exclusive Nataniël show in the Cooking Pot and many more.  For details, visit the SA Cheese Festival ( or Computicket websites.

Three theatres further enhance the entertainment value for cheese festival goers with Nataniël, Carmen Niehaus and Leon the Milkman in the Cooking Pot this year.  Nic van Wyk and Reto Jagger, a master brewer, present in the Standard Bank Tasting Room and Aviv Liebenberg and Charné Loubser of the Private Hotel School cooking up delicious treats in Cape Made Kitchen.

Cheeses from Dalewood Fromage

There will be great prizes and of course some delicious cheese to be won in the Ladismith Cheese carving competition, that takes place daily at Blossom’s Gazebo.

The SA Cheese Festival takes place from Friday, 28 April to Sunday, 30 April 2017 at Sandringham, Stellenbosch.  Tickets are available at any Computicket outlet, Shoprite or Checkers store at R160 per person per day. Senior citizens pay R100 and children 13 years and younger enter free of charge. No tickets will be sold at the gates. The festival times are from 10:00 to 18:00 daily. Sandringham is conveniently located next to the N1, Stellenbosch turn-off (exit 39), between Cape Town and Paarl.

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Contact us on tel 021-975 4440 or email for more information.  For competition details and programme highlights, follow us on Facebook (pages/Cheese-Festival), Twitter (@SACheeseFest) and Instagram (sacheesefest).

Information from Yolandi de Wet PR