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Knysna Oyster Festival 2020: What’s On?

Posted on March 10, 2020
Knysna's Event of the Year!

Are you ready for the Knysna Oyster Festival 2020? This year’s event will take place between 26 June and 5 July 2020 and promises a fun, family-friendly lineup with something scheduled for everyone.

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What's On?

As with every year, the Oyster Festival will feature several sporting events for attendees to enjoy, these include.

The Knysna Forest Marathon – 4 July 2020

Lauded as one of the most beautiful, yet challenging tracks in the race calendar, this event is aimed at those ready to take on a 21.1km half marathon and others up for the 42.2km full marathon.

Make your way through the beautiful jeep track and enjoy spectacular views over the Knysna Lagoon and over to the Heads. As the route offers highlights found nowhere else in the world, it would be a shame to miss out! Enter the race here, dust off your running shoes, and hit the trails to start training.

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Knysna Cycle Tour

Whether you’re a beginner or professional, into road races or mountain biking, the Knysna Cycle Tour has a race for you. With inclusion in mind, the tour also includes the SPUR Children’s Cycle Tour catering for ages 2-10 on Sunday 28 June 2020.

Event Breakdowns:

  • Mountain biking – Saturday 27 June 2020
    • E-bike 30km and 50km
    • SPUR 15km MTB Tour
    • Classic MTB 30km, 50km, and 80km
  • Road races – Sunday 28 June 2020
    • 50km
    • 116km

If you have yet to enter the Knysna Cycle Tour, don’t panic as Knysna Hollow Country Estate will be having a competition to win one lucky entry to your preferred race – details can be found on our Facebook Page. For those who have entered before 12 March 2020, you will automatically be entered into a draw for one magical night at Knysna Hollow during the tour.

In addition to the sporting events, there are also several fantastic festivities happening throughout the town such as the Knysna Wine Festival, Flavours of Knysna and so much more – keep an eye on the website and Facebook Page for regular updates.

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Accommodation and Specials

Arguably the most important part of planning your Knysna Oyster Festival 2020 experience is accommodation – with so many attendees, spots tend to fill up quickly! If you’re starting to plan, don’t forget to take a look at our Stay 3 Pay 2 Special where kids under 12 stay free of charge on a B&B basis. Check out our website for further details or email and a member of our team will assist you.

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