If yourliver took a beating inSeptember, then watch out for the 8 beer festivalscoming your wayaround South Africa in October!
Better start drinking that daily requirement of water to flush the pipes and neutralise the palate, because there will be beer. Oh, yes. There will be beer.
Here’s a rundown of which craft beer festivals (and a few less so) to look out for in South Africa duringdie mooiste mooiste maand.
The Bierfest Durban
SAB’s Bierfest series spills over into October happening on the first weekend of, at the Sibaya Casino, Durbs.
Out atthe Spier Winefarm, on the second weekend of October,head out to Hogtoberfest fora bit of beer and boar.
Stellenbosch Craft Beer Festival
The very next weekend has Stellenbosch offering evenmore craft beer action with the Stellenbosch Craft Beer Festivalat the scenic Jan Marais Nature Reserve.
Twin Towers Craft Beer Fesitval
The weekend of 15 October is actually quite abusycraft beer festival weekend. Even Limpopo gets some, with the Twin Towers Craft Beer Festival outside Polokwane.
Hazeldean Craft Beer Festival
At the Cowhouse Market in Hazeldean, alsoon that weekend, Gauteng gets their October craft beer festival fix with the Hazeldean Craft Beer Festival.
SA on Tap – Pretoria
SA on Tap hits South Africa’scapital on the following weekend.
Heralding November on the last weekend in October is the Pecanwood Oktoberfest.
Maftown Beer Festival
The epic Maftwon Beer Festival draws the curtains on October in Mahikeng at the end of October.
And that wraps up the craft beer festivals for October
If you’re not near enough to attend any of the plethora of beer festivals in South Africa in October, ag shame man! I’m crossing fingers for you forNovember.
Have a squiz at our lists of craft beer breweriesto get your craft beer fix any other time of the year,or if you’re hard-up for a festival, koekeloer at our list of upcomingcraft beer festivals.