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LIMPOPO TOURISM MONTH EVENTS CALENDAR 2017

September 15, 2017

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LIMPOPO TOURISM MONTH EVENTS CALENDAR 2017

CAPRICORN REGION

NAME  OF THE EVENT

DESCRIPTION

VENUE

DATES

          CONTACT

Provincial Tourism Month Media Launch LTA’s launch of the provincial Tourism Month Activities Polokwane Sun Meropa 30 August 2017 Lilian Manngo 

015 293 3600

lilianm@golimpopo.com

 
Tourism Symposium For Tourism and Hospitality Industry, Lectures, Educators, Students and Learners. 

09h00- 14h00

New Peter Mokaba Stadium 07 September 2017 Rhulani Baloyi 

015 293 2010

rhulanib@polokwane.gov.za

 
Polokwane  Mahala Week Free entry to Polokwane Game Reserve for South African residents with South African ID book. 

Self-Game Drive at no cost- 07h00 -16h00

Game Drive Schedule- 09h00 and 14h00 daily.

Polokwane Game reserve 11 to 15 September 2017 Fhumulani Malumedzha 

fhumulanim@polokwane.gov.za

015 290 2010

 
  

Polokwane Municipality Tourism Exhibition

Public Tourism Business Exhibition: 

Thursday 09h00- 18h00

Friday 09h00- 18h00

Saturday 09h00- 17h00

Mall of the North 14 to 16  September 2017 Fhumulani Malumedzha 

fhumulanim@polokwane.gov.za

015 290 2010

 
Spring Family Fun Carnival A day of family fun comprising of jumping castles, food stalls and popular DJ’s 

R80.00 P/P or R300 for five individuals

 

Polokwane Cricket Club: Polokwane 16 September 2017 Tumelo: 076 640 3034 

078 260 0207

 
Polokwane Explorer race This is a Polokwane Tourism Association fund raiser event. The route will pass the major tourism attractions to bring awareness. 

Entry Fee R500.00 per team

Entry Forms at Visitors Information Centre

The Race Starts at Visitors Information Centre (VIC).

Polokwane 16 September 2017 Polokwane VIC 

015 293 2010

 
DSTV Irock Festival All genre Music Festival Polokwane Cricket Club 21-24 September 2017 Rito Hlugwani 

079 200 3561

rito@blueraindrops.co.za

www.dstvirock.co.za

 
Heritage Foundation Celebration Celebration of Heritage and Culture Senwabarwana 24 September 2017    
Polokwane Flea Market An exhibition local business and crafters around the local municipality. There will also be food stalls and entertainment Polokwane Civic Centre 29 – 30 September 2017 Polokwane VIC 

015 290 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WATERBERG REGION

NAME  OF THE EVENT

DESCRIPTION

VENUE

DATES

CONTACT

Mbizi Lente Opskop Traditional Afrikaans Music Festival taking place in Bela-Bela Mbizi game lodge 1-2 September Magic Bean Records 

Tel: 084 300 7364

E-Mail: info@magicbeanrecords.com

Lilizela Tourism Service Excellence Awards An Annual premier tourism awards event where industry service excellence is celebrated and winners awarded at provincial level. This is a build-up to national Lilizela awards. 

This is an Evening event and the attendance is per the Invite.

Zebula Golf Estate & Spa 15 September 2017 Constance Mabusa 

motorom@golimpopo.com

015 293 3600

Kameeldooring Golf Championship This is the 30th edition of the Kameeldooring Tournament. 

Entry Fee is R1920 per player. Only 2 Ball accepted on first pay first Play basis. Camp sites available on R500 per day.  Max 6 People

Kameeldooring Golf club Mokopane 20 -23 September 2017 Nadien 

Tel: 015 491 5563

E-Mail: Pottiesgolf01@mokopane.zanet

Thabazimbi Tourism Indaba Tourism stakeholder conference aimed at consolidation the marketing efforts of destination Thabazimbi Thabazimbi Information Centre 25 September  2017 Sipho Zulu 

083 313 2006

sipho.zulu@sanparks.org

Mbizi Kyknet Buite Ekspo This is an Outdoor event with Stalls selling Camping and adventure equipment, 4x4 vehicles and safari tents/ Caravans. An entertainment tent and food stalls are also available. The event is suitable for the whole family. Mbizi Game Lodge 29 September to 01October 2017 Marius Opperman 

Tel: 082 570 5758

E-Mail: Accounts@ekspo.co.za

Limpopo Golf Extravaganza An annual armature golf event hosted by Limpopo Tourism Agency which attracts over 120 golfers. Euphoria Golf Estate and Hydro 29 September 2017 Fulufhelo Simerone 

Tel: 015 293 3600

Cell: 076 402 3051

Ella Mabuza

Tel: 015 293 3600

Cell:079 696 4619

 

VHEMBE REGION EVENTS

NAME  OF THE EVENT

DESCRIPTION

VENUE

DATES

CONTACT

Thulamela Show An event of culture, heritage, Fun and shopping for the whole family Makhuvha Stadium, Thohoyandou 30 August – 02 September 2017 Queen Sekole 

Tel. 015 962 7564

Email. sekolemq@thulamela.gov.za

Two Countries Marathon  A road race marathon which starts in Zimbabwe and ends in Musina. It happens annually at Musina Eric Low High School 23 September 2017 Ferreira  Nel 

Tel. 082 749 0413

Email. Ferreira@nhc.za.net

Website. www.soutpansbergathletics.co.za

Mapungubwe Cultural Festival Media tour event by SANParks promoting National Parks in Limpopo (Mapungubwe, Marakele and Kruger National Park. Mapungubwe National Park: Musina 01-03 September 2017 Mbali Mgomezulu 

078 543 9523

Royal Heritage Festival A cultural exhibition and music festival at Mphephu Royal Gardens Royal Gardens: Thohoyandou 08-09 September 2017 Mulalo Nemakonde 

083 457 2249 nemakondemp@thulamela.gov.za

Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape and Heritage Festival A week event starting with a  lecture, fashion, Gala Dinner and music festival for 2 days Mapungubwe National Park: Musina 20-24 September 2017 Makeda Khoza 

082 839 3576

Email. makeda02@live.co.za

Makwatambani 4x4 Challenge 4x4 obstacle trail/ mud run/ quad bikes/ mountain biking/ outdoor entertainment/ market stalls and market stall available Makwatambani Adventure Centre, Manini, Thohoyandou 30 September 2017 Mpho Mphephu 

 

072 024 9146

bookings@makwatambanimanor.co.za

 

 

 

 

MOPANI REGION

NAME  OF THE EVENT

DESCRIPTION

VENUE

DATES

CONTACT

Magoebaskloof Spring Festival The festival celebrates the joys of Spring! The Japanese flowering cherries are just coming into bloom and the crab apple trees are covered in delicate pink & white blossoms while the azaleas provide a backdrop of glorious pink, red, purple, white, mauve and yellow.  The festival welcomes visitors from all over the country with a selection of craft stalls, food stalls, music events and family fun. Haenertsburg/Magoebaskloof 23 September 2017 Anne-Marie 

Tel. 015 276 4828/082 883 4449

Email. haen@telkomsa.net

Website. www.springfestival.co.za

Mina’s Art café neighborhood Market  Organic produce Delicious food stalls, live music, Zwakala Craft beer and estate wines in the beautiful Magoebaskloof Mountains. The perfect Sunday Glendennis Farm L10 

Cheerio Road: Haenertzburg

03 September 2017 Denise Tooley 

083 980 8433

Zwakala@tooley.co.za

National SANPARKS Week Free entrance to all National Parks and Exhibition at KNP Phalaborwa Gate  Phalaborwa 18-22 September 2017 Lesley Nyawo 

013 735 4358

Lesley.nyawo@sanparks.org

Walk and Learn on the Wild A school programme by SANPARKS in partnership with Department of Education (Vhembe and Mopani), PicknPay, LEDET and LTA to give exposure to learners doing Tourism at school on Tourism opportunities available. Kruger National Park Mopani Camp 26 – 30 September 2017 Patricia Mohlala 

013 750 2995

082 908 2672

Patricia.mohlala@sanparks.org

Phalaborwa Spring Carnival We bring you nothing but the best kids fun park followed by open air concert, featuring the best national and local artist's. Phalaborwa Impala Park 25-30 September 2017 Dreamy 

0721149003

  

SEKHUKHUNE REGION

NAME  OF THE EVENT

DESCRIPTION

VENUE

DATES

CONTACT

Sekhukhune Heritage Festival A celebration of the Sekhukhune Culture and Heritage Ntsoaneng, Greater Tubatse Municipality 23 September 2017 Puleng Mmotla 

013 262 7300

Ephriam Mogale Tourism Career  Expo Career exhibition for tourism field Mmanapyane Community Hall Ga Kgoshi Rahlagane 

Marble Hall

September 2017 Mr Uwani 

013 261 8472 / 073 042 6979