Gordon’s Bay Winter Wonderland Festival
Gordon’s Bay hosts the spectacular Winter Wonderland Festival of Lights every year.
The highlight is the Carnival Weekends, diarise our next festival from 29 June – 1 July 2018 & 6 – 8 July 2018
Come join us for music, markets and merrymaking! Bring the whole family for a day of fun, excitement, fantastic food from all over the world, art and crafts, interesting toys for dad, competitions, our fantastic new Winter Palace with snow and the fun fair.
FESTIVAL QUICK INFO
WHEN IS THE FESTIVAL OPEN?
The 2017 Carnival weekends are over, but we will be back in 2018.
IS THE FUN PARK STILL OPEN?
Yes! The fun park will be operational until 23 July 2017. (Weather dependent)
Mon – Fri: 3pm – 9pm
Sat & Sun: 10am – 9pm
HOW MUCH DOES THE RIDES COST?
Ride Tickets cost R10 each. Rides cost between R10 & R50 depending on the ride.
Countdown until our next FESTIVAL in 2018
What happens at our Festival
Winter Wonderland Opening Parade
29 June 2018 @ 18h00
Don’t miss our opening parade – a special treat to kick off a fabulous Winter Festival
Food Trucks & Stalls
A multitude of Foods Stalls & Trucks with meals to delight you from all over the world
Visit our Music Tent every day for continuous entertainment from our Open Mic musicians to our Helderberg Has Talent Competition
Art & Craft Markets
Stroll through our indoor & outdoor art & craft markets to find that special hand made item.
Visit our enchanted Winter Palace with real snow falling, a photobooth to capture your special moments & an art exhibition
Fun Park & Rides
Hours of entertainment for young and old at our Fun Park & Rides
Helderberg’s Got Talent
If you can sing, dance or have any other talent, enter our Helderberg’s Got Talent Competition. Don’t miss the Finals on Sunday 9 July 2017
Especially for Dad, come browse some new vehicles or see what you can do with your 4x4 and get the best sound ever for your car.
5km Family Fun Run/Walk
Bring the whole family for a family fun walk on our Gordon’s Bay Beach Front
Gordon’s Bay Beach Cleanup
Join our community volunteer Beach Cleanup day. Bring the dog, grandma and the kids. We supply gloves, bags and hand sanitiser. #loveyourbeach
Bring along the kids for some rides on the fun fair, face painting and building sand castles with our sand sculptor.
Visit our special art exhibition by the Gordon’s Bay Art Group. You can find their exhibit at the Winter palace and maybe acquire a new piece for your home or office.