Simondium’s Country Lodge will be celebrating Bastille Day and all things French with a uniquely home-grown twist during their first Afri-French Ideas market from 15-17 July.
The market will have a distinctive French flair with authentic local accents and visitors will be able to sample delectable food and wines in the cosy ambience of the magnificent country lodge. The deli promises to be a gourmet delight with fresh, home-baked produce from yummy meringues to delicious melktert and crispy roosterkoek. Stock up your winter pantry with beautiful preserves, jams and biscuits as well as other fresh seasonal produce.
Find exquisite décor items to brighten up your home or the perfect gift for friends and family with a superb selection of items ranging from exquisite French lace and embroidery, silverware and glass to quaint boere-chic decorations and ornaments. Add some panache to your wardrobe with subtle French accents and original South African accessories.
Ward of the winter blues and have some family fun at the inside games area. If the weather is bright, you can even try your hand at some old-fashioned games in the glorious gardens. Or sit back and relax with a glass of wine from local wine estate Neil Joubert Wines.
Opening times are from 09h30 till 16h00 on Friday and Saturday and till 15h00 on Sunday. Entry tickets cost R30 per adult, while kids under 18 enter free of charge. Plenty of secured parking is available at the venue.