Fothcoming Events during Easter holdiays and Nautical Festival .
Some of these are preliminary and are subject to change. Plus more events could well be added at the last moment.
Additional Highlights and events :
Easter egg hunt on Easter Sunday at St Francis Lnks from 9 am onwards .FaAmilies and their children are all welcome. Carvery lunch from 12 pm (Booking essential)
A new Greek Taverna is in town – a must try for all visitors to St Francis: Dionysus Taverna: 076 197 7602. Delectable,authentic Greek cuisne
SA Longboard Championships at Seals, Cape St Francis and at Cape St Francis Resort: SEE THE LEGENDARY SPRINGBOKS IN ST FRANCIS!!
Former and legendary Springboks will be swapping their boots for board again during the SA Longboard Championships from 27 April – 4th May, Seal Point, Cape St Francis on 27 April.
On Friday 2 May a special part of the contest sees legendary Springboks like Andy Marinos, Garth Wright, AJ Venter, Rob Louw and Warren Brosnihan battle it out in the surf to become the 2014 Springbok Longboard Champion.
The contest will run for an entire week, so everyone can have a chance to watch the competitors and their former rugby heroes as they go head to head for the prestigious title.
Cape St Francis Resort has a long history with this event and will again play host to the national competition. It will also be the venue for all social activities planned for the competitors, their families and supporters as well as the general public.
The opening ceremony on Sunday 27th April evening is open to all.
On the Monday night , 28 April, surf movies will be shown for Free and everyone is welcome to watch them.
On the Tuesday, 29 April, Joe Van Der Linden (from The Brothers) will be playing in the evening – he is also surfing in the competition as part of the Eastern Province team.
On the Friday night, 2 May, there is the gala dinner plus The Brothers from 9pm who will be playing in the Resort pub and everyone can come and site in the deck and listen to them for free. Proceeds from the gala dinner will be going to Garth Wright’s ‘Iron man 4 kidz’ charity.
On the Saturday, 3 May there will be prize giving and closing ceremony at the Resort.
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