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Family fun Friday: For the Love of Cars

Spoil the kids and the husband with some motor-related fun



Top Gear Festival


Catch all things car at South Africa’s ultimate motoring event, featuring the much-loved Jeremy Clarkson, James May, Richard Hammond and The Stig. Festivalgoers can expect a day packed full of entertainment, both on and off the track.


WHEN: 21 and 22 June

WHERE: Moses Mabhida Stadium

COST: R260 for a basic ticket to R1 995 for a SuperSport Elite Village ticket

INFO: www.topgearfestivaldurban.co.za

BOOK: www.itickets.co.za





Franschhoek Winter Wines


Sip, sample and savour some of Franschhoek’s best winter-inspired red wines. While you’re at it, you can enjoy delicious comfort food prepared by the chefs at the Terra del Capo Tasting Room at Anthonij Rupert Wines and view the fine vintage and luxury vehicles on display.


Vintage cars include a 1903 Ford and a 1935 Rolls Royce, while fans of the more modern luxurious cars can look forward to catching a glimpse of a 2002 Ferrari or the 2003 Mercedes Benz CLK DTM AMG.


WHEN: 12pm to 5pm, 21 June

WHERE: Franschhoek Motor Museum, L’Ormarins Estate

COST: R180, which includes a wine glass and a tasting of all the wines on show

INFO: 021 876 2861 or office@franschhoek.org.za

BOOK: www.webtickets.co.za





Jojo’s Wire Car Launch at Story Time


Take the kids to listen to Veronica Lamond, author of the much loved Landy series, read extracts from her latest book: Jojo’s Wire Car.


WHEN: 11am, 21 June

WHERE: The Book Lounge

COST: Free

INFO: 021 462 2425

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