Events in April

Have you ever wondered which are the best events in April and what to do and see when living in South Africa? Here are some of the best festivals and events in April in South Africa.

In our listing below we have included the most popular South African events and festivals for all provinces. You will also find some information on big international expos taking place in South Africa in April. These events are listed with links to event organisers so you can get more information and find out where to buy tickets.

Enjoy these great events and festivals in South Africa and if you like this page, please spread the word and share with your family and friends. 

What's on in South Africa?
April 2019

7 April 2019

Port Elizabeth/Eastern Cape

Ironman Africa Championship at Hobie Beach. More info

12 - 14 April 2019

Wilderness/Western Cape

Wilderness Festival. More info

13 - 14 April 2019

Paarl/Western Cape

Pinotage and Biltong Festival at Perdeberg Winery, Agter Paarl. More info

18 - 22 April 2019


Splashy Fen Festival. More info

19 April 2019

Public Holiday, countrywide

Good Friday.

19 - 20 April 2019

Cape Town/Western Cape

Two Oceans Marathon. More info

22 April 2019

Public Holiday, countrywide

Easter Monday.

26 April 2019

Upington/Northern Cape

Orange Descent Canoe Marathon. More info

26 - 28 April 2019

Stellenbosch/Western Cape

Annual Cheese Festival and Agri-Expo at Sandringham Farm. More info

26 April 2018 - 4 May 2019

Bloemfontein/Free State

Annual Bloem Agricultural Show. More info.

27 April 2019

Public Holiday, countrywide

Freedom Day Celebrations. More info

27 April 2019


Lowveld Gin Festival. More info

29 April 2019 - 5 May 2019

Tankwa Karoo/Northern Cape

AfricaBurn Arts Festival. More info

For more April events in Cape Town and the Western Cape

please go to our special page on ExpatCapeTown.

Or go back to our Events Calendar 2019

Great South Africa Shows and Exhibition
Events in April

There are many exhibitions and shows that cater not only for trade visitors but also are open to the public. The events in April listed below provide great insights for living in South Africa.

6 - 7 April 2019

Cape Town/Western Cape

Property Buyer Show 2019 at the CTICC. More info

6 - 7 April 2019


Beauty Revolution Expo at the Sandton Convention Centre. More info

10 - 12 April 2019

Cape Town/Western Cape

World Travel Market Africa at the CTICC. More info

18 - 29 April 2019


Rand Show Expo. More info

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