Vergelegen plays host to a number of annual events, some with a charity orientation such as "Starlight Classics" and "Carols By Candlelight", as well as a number of unique events ranging from sunset vineyard tours through to exclusive themed dinners.

As well as these public events, Vergelegen also hosts 'tailor-made' private functions at its respective restaurant venues on the Estate, ranging from birthday and anniversary celebrations to small wedding receptions, through to international events such as the Mining Indaba Dinner, catering for up to 1000 guests.


Light classical concert under the stars, with a line-up of popular local performers and the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra and Cape Town Opera Chorus, under the creative baton of Maestro, Richard Cock.  Bookings ONLY through Computicket:

Starlight Classics information:

Artists:  Richard Cock, Janice Honeyman, Sir James Galway, Gloria Bosman, Nianell and Maudee Montierre, pianist Bokani Dyer and local Swing City trio, Nathan Ro, Graeme Watkins and Loyiso Bala.  Other artists include: cellist Abel Selaocoe, The Delft Big Band, internationally acclaimed SA tenor Jacques le Roux, dancers from Bovim Ballet, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra and the Cape Town Opera Chorus.

Doors/gates Open:
16h00 - concert starts at 19h30

3 hours, including 20 minute interval

Wine, cheese and coffee available on sale at the venue.

Firearms, tables, high chairs, drugs, weapons and recording equipment.

Cameras, blankets, picnic baskets and low chairs.


Children (4 to 12 years): R200.00
Pensioners (on presentation of valid ID card): R200.00
Children under 4 years - free.

Bookings - only through Computicket outlets or Computicket on line:

Booking for Vergelegen Loyalty Club members opens Monday, 12 January 2015.
(Only available at Computicket outlets; on presentation of Loyalty card)

Booking for public opens Monday, 26 January 2015.

Disabled Facilities:
Venue has toilet facilities and a special parking area for disabled patrons.

Free parking on the Erinvale field off Lourensford Road.

Starlight Classics 2011 - Vergelegen Wine Estate, Western Cape, Helderberg, South Africa [2011 ©] - Starlight Classics - 27 & 28 February 2015 (sold Out) - Vergelegen Estate - Somerset West, Winelands, South Africa Carols by Candlelight - Vergelegen Wine Estate, Western Cape, South Africa [2010 ©] - Starlight Classics - 27 & 28 February 2015 (sold Out) - Vergelegen Estate - Somerset West, Winelands, South Africa

Published Date: 12 Feb 2015

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