SA Insider: Pop spring and do PE like a local

2017-09-03 10:57 - Unathi Nkanjeni
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With spring kicking in, PE’s weekend starts on a great high.

The NMBT will host an exhibition and sale of the Photos/Picture representative of the Bay’s Recreational #ShareTheBay and Lifestyle features for the duration of the Tourism Month at the Athenaeum.

Catch one of South Africa's finest guitarists and singer/songwriters, Tony Cox at Music Kitchen where he will be on a short tour of the Eastern Cape to promote his acclaimed Enormous Flowers album.

Friday, 08 September

SEE: The NMBT will host an exhibition and sale of the Photos/Picture representative of the Bay’s Recreational #ShareTheBay and Lifestyle features for the duration of the Tourism Month from 09:00 to 16:30 at the Athenaeum.

DO: Experience a truly safari experience as you wine and dine at The Boma

TASTE: Wine lovers, The Red Tree is celebrating women with the latest wine tasting offering by Vrede & Lust Wines from 12:30 - 17:00. R50 per person for 4-wines.

EXPLORE: Have a road-trip adventure and enjoy time up in the sky at the world’s highest commercial bungee bridge at The Bloukrans Bungy.

SEE: #SpringTrips: 8 SA road trips to make the most of the season

Saturday, 09 September

SEE: Check out the Art Exhibition and Sale Plus Flower Festival of artwork of the Cathedral done by the NMU art students 09:30 - 15:30. Refreshments will be on sale.

DO: Check out Masifunde's Academy of Creativity drama festival celebrating the success of #ThembasDream at this year's National Arts Festival Grahamstown.

TASTE: Get ready to hit the streets of vibrant Richmond Hill and make your way to the popular steak houses in Port Elizabeth. Fine company and superb food are the order of the night.

EXPLORE: Catch one of South Africa's finest guitarists and singer/songwriters, Tony Cox at Music Kitchen where he will be on a short tour of the Eastern Cape to promote his acclaimed Enormous Flowers album, the popular title track of which can be currently heard on Algoa FM.

SEE: Spring Fever: 50 plus events to add to your bucket list

Sunday, 10 September

SEE: Catch pop-up acts at the Market Square for free.

DO: See and bet on horses at Fairview Racecourse this Friday from 12:00 to 18:00.

TASTE:  Baakens Food Truck Friday will be held this Sunday, a monthly gathering of the very best in local food trucks and a showcase of Port Elizabeth's finest street food traders.

EXPLORE: Enjoy a Putt-Putt course, paintball, small farm yard and a view of a variety of birds at Open Sky Entertainment Park. Rates range from R10.

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