Spier Wine Farm has a fun-filled calendar of events this festive season

Spier Wine Farm has got a range of fun to choose from this season with Spier's Light Art Show, festive picnics on The Werf and Spier's farm-to-table restaurant Eight will have a bountiful harvest table with festive inspired dishes to suit everyone's taste. 

The Spier Light Art Show will be lit up till the end of January 2019, and don't miss the Comedy in the Vines with Barry Hilton on 29 December. New Years Eve celebrations will kick off on 31 December with Mix Flava's tunes to get you in the mood!


Join the opening ceremony of Spier’s first Light Art Show on Saturday 8 December or Sunday 9 December. Choreographed by Jay Pather, sound and light sculptures will be revealed as the audience follows the procession of performers across a multi-sensory, cross-cultural wonderland.
Date: Saturday 8 or Sunday 9 December
Registration: 17:00 – 18:00
R580 per couple, includes 2 adult entry tickets, picnic dinner for 2 and a bottle of Spier wine
R200 per adult, includes complimentary glass of wine
R75 per child under 12
Bookings: www.spier.co.za/events
Missing opening night? No worries. The exhibition will be lit up from 10 December - 31
January. Entrance is free.


Spier will be hosting a buffet in the courtyard where there will be communal tables and a supervised play area for children – all while you kick back to the velvety sounds of the Jazz Trio. under 12.

Date: 25 December 2018
Time: 12:30
Place: Manor House Courtyard
Cost: R850 per adult (includes all beverages, excluding spirits)
R300 for kids younger than 12 years old
Bookings: www.spier.co.za/events


Celebrate Christmas in true farm style at Spier’s farm-to-table restaurant, Eight. A bountiful Harvest Table will offer festive-inspired dishes – all made with ingredients freshly sourced from our farm and nearby.

Date: 25 December 2018
Time: 12:30
Place: Eight Restaurant
Cost: R580 per adult (excluding gratuity and beverages)
R290 for kids younger than 12 years old
Bookings: www.spier.co.za/events


Spier chefs use seasonal produce grown organically in the Werf Food Garden - a stone’s throw from the Spier Farm Kitchen - as well as ingredients from other trusted local suppliers, to create nutritious, farm-inspired food.

Dates available: 25 and 26 December 2018
Place: Spier Farm Kitchen
Cost: R700 per basket for two.
R200 per children’s basket, serving one
Bookings: http://www.spier.co.za/food/picnics


Put your feet up on the Werf lawn, with wine in hand and a picnic basket under the stars to enjoy an hour-long comedy show presented by stand-up legend Barry Hilton.
Thirty years of touring, six children, two ex-wives, a new wife, five DVDS, two movies, Vegas, Cleese, Connolly, millions of air miles and a Lifetime Achiever statue on his mantelpiece…. if Barry Hilton isn’t the quintessential South African comedy giant, no one is.

Date: Saturday, 29 December 2018
Time: Gates open 17:00. Show starts at 18:30.
Place: Spier Farm Kitchen
Cost: R200 per person
Bookings: www.spier.co.za/events


As Mix Flava’s tunes get you in the mood, there’ll be canapés and welcome drinks, followed by a buffet enjoyed at long tables under beautiful festoons. A supervised play area ensures the kids will have as much fun as you.

Date: 31 January 2018
Time: 18:30
Place: Manor House Courtyard
R1400 per adult (includes beer, wine, water, soft drinks and a special gift to take home);
R350 per child (for a special menu as well as water and soft drinks)
Bookings: www.spier.co.za/events