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 2018

28 June - 8 July 2018

Grahamstown/Eastern Cape

National Arts Festival. More info

29 June - 8 July 2018

Knysna/Western Cape

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

2 - 17 July 2018

Jeffreys Bay/Eastern Cape

JBayWinterfest, sports and music festival. More info.

6 July 2018

Cape Town/Western Cape

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

9 July 2018 - 5 August 2018

Cape Town/Western Cape

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

14 - 15 July 2018

Franschhoek/Western Cape

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

18 July 2018


Nelson Mandela Day. 2018 - Nelson Mandela100th centenary. More info

19 - 29 July 2018

Durban/KwaZulu Natal

International Film Festival. More info.

27 - 29 July 2018

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 2018

Great South Africa Shows and Exhibition
Events in July 2018

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.

2 - 6 July 2018

Cape Town/Western Cape

20th International Congress of Linguists at the CTICC. More info.

27 - 29 July 2018

Cape Town/Western Cape

Electronics and Gaming Expo. More info

27 - 28 July 2018


STEM Conference. More info

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