Events in March

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

In our listing below we have included the most popular South African events and festivals for all provinces. 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?
March 2017

4 March 2017

Paarl/Western Cape

Omniberg Round the Rock Festival. More info.

8 - 13 March 2017

Grahamstown/Eastern Cape

Scifest Africa. The South African National Science Festival will celebrate the International Year of Light. More info

11 March 2017


Greek Food and Dance Festival. More info

12 March 2017

Cape Town/Western Cape

Cape Town Cycle Tour. The world's largest timed cycle race. More info

12 March 2017

Cape Town/Western Cape

Cape Town Folk n' Acoustic Music Festival. More info

16 March 2017


St Patrick's FestivalMore info

18 March 2017

Cape Town/Western Cape 

Cape Town Carnival. Celebration of African identity, communities and cultures. More info

25 March 2017


NickFest2017. Nickelodeon Family Festival. More info

30 - 31 March 2017

East London/Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape Wine Show. More info

31 March and 1 April 2017

Cape Town/Western Cape

Cape Town International Jazz Festival. More info

For more March events in Cape Town

please go to our special page on ExpatCapeTown.

Or go back to our Events Calendar 2017

Great South Africa Shows and Exhibition
Events in March 2017

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

3 - 5 March 2017


AISA 2017. Conference of the Association of International Schools in Africa at the CTICC. More info.

28 - 29 March 2017


Power Africa. Free Expo. More info

28 March - 1 April 2017


SA Fashion Week. More info

18 - 21 March 2017


Decorex Durban. More info

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Disclaimer: This events listing is for information purposes only. You should contact the event organiser to confirm any dates in advance.

Image CreditsCourtesy of various events organisers, shutterstock and own images.

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