The terrace in front of Hilda’s Kitchen and adjacent to the Cellar will be a hive of activity, brimming with delicious and beautiful country offerings. Guests can expect artisan foods, arts and crafts, home ware and décor, live entertainment, lots of fun activities for kids, and of course, Groote Post’s well-loved wines.
Local of course is always lekker, with a divine selection of Darling gourmet produce including Darling Mushrooms, Weskus Worswa, Udderly Delicious Cheese, Darling Pomegranate Products, Saucy Boys’ organic preservative-free chilli sauces, marinades and spices, Darling Sweet’s delicious handmade toffees, Darling Brew’s popular craft beers and more.
Children will love the rolling lawns, playground, tractor rides, face painting, water-balls, guided horse rides, target-shooting and more.
Although pets are welcome - all dogs must be on a leash at all times. Visitors arriving with dogs not on their leashes will an option to buy one from the SPCA stall or hire one at the information stall.
The Groote Post Country Market is being organized by the vibrant ladies from I Love Yzer who publish a local magazine in print and online and arrange a number of successful events in the area.
Entry to the Groote Post Country Market is free of charge.
Upcoming Groote Post Country Market Dates: 28 August 2016 | 25 September 2016 | 30 October 2016 | 27 November 2016
Groote Post Country Market opening hours: 10h00 to 15h00
For further information on the Groote Post Country Market Contact:
Eldré Strydom: +27.828776677 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Visit: Facebook: GrootePostCountryMarket | Website: Groote Post Country Market | Or follow on Twitter: @GPCountryMarket
Only an hour’s drive from Cape Town, the historic Groote Post farm, owned by the Pentz family and situated in the Darling Hills, presents a rustic and rural atmosphere with undulating hills, vast open spaces and warm country hospitality. In addition to a wide range of award-winning wines, Hilda’s Kitchen’s superb culinary experience and Farm Drives through the private game camp and vineyards, Groote Post also offers spectacular views of the Atlantic coast and Table Mountain, nature walks, bird-watching in the hide on the dam and spectacular West Coast flowers in spring.
Groote Post opening hours and bookings
|Hilda's Kitchen||Open for lunch only: Wednesday to Sunday (Booking essential) 12h00 - 14h00
Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays
Closed on Christmas day, Day of Goodwill (Boxing Day), New Year's day and Good Friday
|Wine Tasting and sales||Open Monday to Friday: 08h00 - 17h00.
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: 10h00 - 16h00
Tel: +27.224922825 | Email: email@example.com |
Follow the R27, the West Coast Road towards Langebaan. Turn right onto the Darling Hills Road opposite Grotto Bay turnoff. After 10 km, turn right to the Groote Post cellar. Alternatively, take the R307 out of Darling towards Cape Town and turn off at the Darling Hills Road. After 7km turn left to the Groote Post Cellar.
GPS Coordinates: S 33° 29’ 0.5” | E 018° 24’ 35.0”
Open on the last Sunday of every month
Follow the R27, the West Coast Road towards Langebaan. Turn right onto the Darling Hills Road opposite Grotto Bay turnoff. After 10 km turn right to the Groote Post cellar. Alternatively, take the R307 out of Darling towards Cape Town and turn off at the Darling Hills Road. After 7km turn left to the Groote Post Cellar.