Durban Spring Events: Cheese and wine fest and a ladies only race makes for a perfect girls weekend

Take advantage of the new season and the air of festivity it brings.

South Africa's party capital offers more than just nighttime fun but if you don't want to spend your long days sipping on cocktails at the beach either, here is a list of the best events to suit your needs this spring:

The Hilton Arts Festival

Established in 1993, the Festival aims to bring the pick of South Africa’s high-quality performing art to KwaZulu-Natal.

When: 13- 15 September 2019

Where: Hilton

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Durban Cheese and Wine Festival

Come hungry for Durban's most exciting and diverse food and lifestyle festival! While you tease your taste buds with African, Indian, Asian and other mouthwatering flavours, enjoy the sumptuous sounds of the finest local musical talent, with live musicians by day and DJs to heat things up when the sun goes down.

When: 27- 29 September 2019

Where: Durban

Cost: Adults: R50 / Children under 12 free buy your tickets here.

A selection of cheeses and red wine

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Amashova Durban Classic

The Amashova is one of the safest but toughest and most gruelling cycling events, known as the Amashova Durban Classic in South Africa.

When: 20 October 2019

Where: Pietermaritzburg to Durban

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Miss Messy Race

Miss Messy is a Ladies Only 4km Run. Bring yourself or your squad and immerse yourself in this unique, out of this world course!You can expect fun from start to finish! Mud, Colour, Inflatable obstacles & Foam!Grab the girls and LET"S GET MESSY!

When: 28 September 2019

Where: Giba Gorge, Mountain Bike Park, Clifton

Chocolate High Tea

Celebrate International Chocolate Day in the most delicious way, enjoy a pairing of premium chocolate and other delicacies surrounded by great company.

When: 13 September 2019

Where: The Palm Court, Umhlanga Rocks

Cost: R490 p/p

Various chocolates and cup of black coffee. Sweet


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