Tourism Month Events Calendar - September 2016


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30 - 05 September 2016


Fifth Annual Garden & Home Show



Everything trending this season in garden and home, all under one roof!  For one week throughout the courts at Riverside Mall. Stay right up to date with interiors and exteriors. Free Entry to all visitorsRiverside Mall

+27(0)82 494 4279

01 September 2016



Media Launch


Launch of Tourism Month activities by the MEC for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism

Lowveld Botanical Garden

Lindi Mdluli

Spring Day

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency will give flowers to motorists in celebration of Spring Day.


Tshepo Mokeona


1-2 September 2016


Media Tour

Tour of the selected tourism attractions that caters for people living with disabilities

Mpumalanga Province

Kholo Nkambule

082 451 2548

02 September 2016

Soccer match

Bafana Bafana VS Mauritania

Mbombela stadium

02 September 2016

Spring bash

News Cafe Spring Bash 2016. The start of a very good season is here. Featuring: Prince Kaybee. Supporting: Jaydon Mark, Dr Oz, DJ Kleinkie. 

News Cafe Nelspruit, City Centre, Shop 8

03 September 2016

Spring & Summer Fashion Extravaganza

Come and enjoy this Fashion Extravaganza at Woodenways in Nelspruit on the 3rd of September as we showcase some of the season’s hottest trends.


+27(0)13 755 6092

03 September 2016

Boeremark (Farmers Market) 


Celebrate and give back to the community we will have 8 hours of fun, entertainment and live music for the whole family for free.

Oewersig, White River


03-05 September 2016

Caltex Mpumalanga Spring Soccer Tournament


Top Four - Men to play from 3 till 5 September 2016, Men to
Ladies - 3 & 4 September 2016

Mbombela / LVCC / White River / Barberton, Condado de Summit, Estados Unidos

Contact Hardus Korf :

cell 079 878 5657

03 September 2016

The Family Market

The Family Market taking place at Halls on the 3rd of September is for everyone! Whether you want to rent a stall, or just spend some quality time with your family, bring them all and spend the day with us shopping, relaxing and having a picnic under the trees.

Halls Gateway

+27(0)73 217 9679

01 - 7 September 2016

Garden & Home Show

Showcase of garden and home accessories

Riverside Mall

082 388 6980

1- 11 September 2016

Aussie Circus

Do not miss the Aussie Circus, including one of the world's only surviving human cannonball act.


Riverside Mall

Tel: 013 757 3011 

Fax: 086 765 2316 

Cell: 071 411 8003 

03 September 2016

Wild Horse Festival

The 8th annual Wild Horse Spring Festival in Kaapsehoop this year includes a beauty pageant with several and I must say, well supported categories for both the young and the not so young aspiring models with many sponsored prizes to go with.


Contact Andrea on 076 764 7625

04 September


Mercy Air

Picnic Bagdad

Air craft displays, food, live music by CMDA, competitions, fun activities for the whole family. Bring picnic blankets and chairs

Bagdad Centre

013 750 1221

09 September 2016

Provincial Lilizela Tourism awards

Annual service excellence awards for the tourism industry.

Nutting House

Lindi Mdluli

082 501 5051

09 September 2016

Loma balloon fun run

Hosted at Nelspruit Makro, this event offers fun for the whole family including live music, food stalls, kids’ entertainment and a beer tent. 

Macro Parking

Mary: 082 388 6980

10 September


Face Of EMalahleni & Miss Teen


Crowning of The beauty queens of EMalahleni

The Dome At The Ridge, Witbank, South Africa

10 September


The Bagdad Farmer’s Market

Enjoy some time in the sun while browsing through handmade jewellery, art, soap, shoes and many more.

Bagdad Centre

013 750 0469

10 September


Rugby Match

Steval Pumas tackle the Blue Bulls

Mbombela Stadium

+27(0)13 757 4600

12-16 September 2016

South African National Parks week

Free access to nineteen national parks  opened to the SA public for the entire week

All SA national parks

Nhlanhla Themba

013 735 4173

17 September 2016

Provincial World Tourism Day Celebration & launch of Mpumalanga Convention Bureau

This is a provincial world tourism day celebration and launch of the Mpumalanga Convention Bureau

Waterval Bovern

Lindi Mdluli

Sma Dlamini

19 – 23 September 2016

Mpumalanga Parks Week

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency will grant communities opportunity to visit MTPA’s Nature Reserves during the week free of charge.

MTPA’s selected Nature Reserves

Londy Do Santos

24 September 2016

Comedy Wednesday-5th Birthday Tour:

Emnotweni will host a stellar line-up of comedians on 24 September, during the Comedy Wednesday 5th Birthday Tour, featuring Trevor Gumbi, Celeste Ntuli, TollAsMo, Maanda, Moozy and more.

Emnotweni Arena

Tel: 013 757 3011

Cell 071 411 8003 

24 September 2016

Rugby match

Steval Pumas tackle the Cheetahs in the Currie Cup


Mbombela stadium

+27(0)13 757 4600

24 September 2016

Heritage Day Braai For Rhino

The public will be encouraged to support the initiative by purchasing tickets to the water park on the day which will offer fun for the whole family.

Mafunyane Water Park

(Riverside Mall)

Loudrick Mabuza


24 -25 September 2016

The Jeep Warrior Race

Outdoor obstacle courses present playtime for kids and adults, getting down and dirty, facing challenges, overcoming fear while having fun.

Kwanyoni Lodge

+27(0)87 150 3144

30 September -02 October 2016

The 2016 Isuzu Three Towers Stage Race

Take the challenge and don’t miss out on this highlight of the Nelspruit cycling calendar.

Mankele just outside Nelspruit.

27(0)82 338 9532

30 September-01 October 2016

Route 540 Wine Festival

Food and wine event that includes a showcase of safari food and wine pairing evening.



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