Dust off your most striking outfit and get ready for the social calendar event of 2017. Stand out in the crowd as you sip on some of SA’s finest Méthode Cap Classiques (MCC) at this year’s Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’, presented by Mastercard, which takes place on 2 and 3 December.
Nestled between towering mountains in the Cape Winelands lies the magnificent Franschhoek Valley. The iconic Huguenot Monument provides a spectacular backdrop for a one of a kind event that showcases the finest South African and international Méthode Cap Classique and Champagne along with the best locally-produced cuisine. Since its inception in 2014, the “Bubbly Festival” has become a highlight on Cape Town’s social event calendar.
Tickets are R375 per person which includes a complimentary tasting glass and 10 tasting credits. A 10% discount will be given on the purchase of each glass or bottle of bubbly if purchased with a Mastercard card.
Mastercard will be giving away bottles of bubbly throughout the festival. Simply show a Mastercard slip to one of the promoters and get a scratch card. Hopefully, it’ll be a lucky one otherwise keep sipping for a chance to win. In addition, there will be a daily draw to stand a chance to win a R5000 Mastercard gift card.
The dress theme this year is “Black and White with a Splash of Summer”. Ladies and gents dressed in elegant summer outfits with pops of red, orange and yellow will strut their stuff to win prestigious best-dressed prizes of daily R5000 Mastercard Gift Cards.
VIP’s will enjoy an elegant area where they’ll experience bubbly tasting demonstrations from three different wineries. Delicious finger foods from a renowned Franschhoek caterer will be served throughout the afternoon.
The Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival ‘The Magic of Bubbles’ presented by Mastercard promises to be an afternoon filled with bubbles, great food and company, elegance and entertainment.