Events in July

Have you ever wondered which are the best events in July and what to do and see when living in South Africa? Here are some of the best festivals and events in July 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 July. 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?
July 2016

30 June - 10 July 2016

Grahamstown/Eastern Cape

National Arts Festival. More info

1 - 10 July 2016

Knysna/Western Cape

Knysna Oyster Festival with a wide variety of events for the whole family. More info.

6 - 17 July 2016

Jeffreys Bay/Eastern Cape

JBayWinterfest, sports and music festival. More info.

8 - 15 July 2016

Cape Town/Western Cape

Lipton Challenge Cup at the Cape Town Yacht Club. More info.

11 July 2016 - 7 August 2016

Cape Town/Western Cape

Annual Cape Town Funny Festival at the Baxter Theatre. More info

16 - 17 July 2016

Franschhoek/Western Cape

Bastille Day Festival. Celebrating French Huguenot Heritage in the Winelands. More info

16 - 26 July 2016

Durban/KwaZulu Natal

International Film Festival. More info.

18 July 2016


Nelson Mandela Day. Many challenges and celebrations take place between 17 - 19 July. More info

29 - 31 July 2016

Hogsback/Eastern Cape

Country Christmas in July.  More info

For more July events in Cape Town

please go to our special page on ExpatCapeTown.

Or go back to our Events Calendar 2016

Great South Africa Shows and Exhibition
Events in July

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

18 July 2016


21th International Aids Conference at ICC.

29 - 31 July 2016

Cape Town/Western Cape

Electronics and Gaming Expo. More info

29 - 31 July 2016


Good Food and Wine Show. More info

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