The popular Winter Sculpture Fair, a unique sculpture exhibition in one of Gauteng’s most beautiful landscapes, returns to the Nirox Foundation Sculpture Park over the weekend of 11 and 12 May.
Organisers of the event, Artlogic, have once again teamed up with the Franschhoek Wine Valley to bring to the fair the finest culinary and wine offerings from this world-renowned region. Restaurants and wineries from the region will set up shop alongside artisanal cheese and chocolate stands, amongst the exquisite sculptures. Sample delicious food from some of Franschhoek’s restaurants, whilst creating the perfect culinary pairing from the region’s Vignerons to complete your sensory experience. Visitors to the fair can expect to find some ‘old favourites’, such as Fromages des France, the Werf Restaurant, Boschendal, the Kitchen at Holden Manz, Franschhoek Cellar, Holden Manz Wine Estate, La Motte and Black Elephant Vintners. A few new exciting offerings, such as Rupert & Rothschild, are guaranteed to add extra flair to the day’s festivities. The 2019 Winter Sculpture Fair is open from 10am to 5pm daily on both days. Tickets cost R240 per adult (R220 per person for the Early Bird special) and children under 12 pay R40 to enter. American Express cardholders qualify for the Early Bird rate. Tickets can be booked directly via www.webtickets.co.za. The Nirox Foundation Sculpture Park is situated on 15 hectares of landscaped gardens and waterways within an extensive private nature reserve in the heart of the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site. For more information visit www.wintersculpturefair.co.za.