Knysna welcomes media across South Africa to promote Oyster Festival

City Knysna has welcomed media from all around the country this week who visited the Knysna or the Sedgefield area to promote the Knysna Oyster Festival.  

Reportedly, loads of activities have appeased the sport lovers, the wine drinker, the art enthusiasts, the foodie, the music lover and more.

This year, the theme was mainly focused on the local oysters that grow along the coastline. Moreover, the oysters have been harvested by the Oysters Pickers of Sedgefield along the coastline for over 100 years. The officials desire to share their story this year in 2024.

Along with this, the neighbouring town, Sedgefield will be hosting the Eden Classic Car Show on June 23, 2024 at the Scarab Market Sedgefield.

People across South Africa welcomed in Knysna to promote Knysna Oyster Festival
People across South Africa welcomed in Knysna to promote Knysna Oyster Festival

At the event, vintage and classic cars will be displayed. It is going to be a one-day event that will take place between 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Furthermore, the Sedge Food & Wine market will be hosted at the Scarab Village, on June 26, 2024. It will be a day time event which will have a variety of slow cooked food, a beer garden, wine tasting and flea market activities.

A good time will be celebrated at the Knysna Oyster Festival presented by the Food Lover’s Market from June 21 to 30, 2024.

Considerably, the programme lines up for an electrifying sports, food and lifestyle events which promises to captivate athletes, thrill seekers, spectators and participants alike.

People across South Africa welcomed in Knysna to promote Knysna Oyster Festival
People across South Africa welcomed in Knysna to promote Knysna Oyster Festival

People are urged to Lace-up for the Knysna Forest Marathon on June 22, 2024; pedal the Knysna Cycle Tour from 29 and 30 June, 2024; or simply enjoy the abundance of activities.

The highly anticipated Knysna Oyster Festival is back with its delectable oysters, vibrant atmosphere and thrilling sporting events. Festival of 2024 promises plenty of excitement and a full programme for attendees.

The festival will celebrate the unique charm and flavours of Knysna under the enticing theme “For a shucking good time!” and will invite festinos to indulge in a feast of food, sporting and cultural activities.

The Knysna Oyster Festival is completely lined-up and will boast a plethora of events designed to cater to diverse interests and ages.

From live music performances and cooking competitions to wine festivals and arts and crafts markets, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Additionally, the official organisers are working on bringing the oyster back to centre stage and ensure that this is a popular mollusc which will be readily available at venues throughout the Knysna area.