Events Calendar

Showcasing the best of East London and the surrounding areas

The Issue of Blood

16 Oct. DaySpring Dance Company will be performing at the Guild Theatre. This beautiful production tells stories of women who have experienced joy, heartache and pain. Matinee at 3pm, show at 7pm. Tickets: R120.

Amathola District Inter-schools MTB event

17 Oct. MTB: Amathola District Inter-schools MTB event at 3Silos MTB Park. Sub-Nipper U9 & Nipper U11: 10am; Sprogs U13 & Sub-Junior U15: 11am; Youth U17 & Junior U19L 12pm. R80 entry. Contact: 043 732 1629.

ELFEST Prize-winners Concert

18 Oct. ELFEST Prize-winners Concert at the Guild Theatre from 6pm. Featuring top prize winners and surprize guest artists. Adults: R30; scholars: R20. Contact: 043 743 0704.

St Bernard’s Hospice Cocktail Evening

20 Oct. St Bernard's Hospice Cocktail Evening at Ronnies Motors from 6pm. R500 per ticket, allows for two attendees, includes snacks and wine. Contact: 043 721 0051.


23 Oct. BORDER BIRDING: Quinera and Nahoon Estuaries. Depart Beacon Bay Library at 6am. Rating: 3. Contact: Dave Leppert 081 355 2448. All welcome.

Marlvin Market Lawn Tennis Tournament

24 Oct. LAWN TENNIS AND MARKET: Marlvin Market Lawn Tennis Tournament at Cambridge Bowling Club from 9am. Arts and crafts, food, clothing, gardening and more. Contact: 067 041 2830.

Disney in Concert

29-30 Oct. The East London Performing Arts Society presents Disney in Concert: The Magic Continues at Gibson Kente Theatre (Hudson High School). 6pm for 6.30pm, Saturday matinee 12.30pm for 1pm. R100 per person. Book at 083 314 5134.


30 Oct. Octoberfest Beach Celebration at Bungalow on the Beach. Beer, music, food and beach. Limited tickets available. Contact: 043 738 5000.

Pete Marlin Surfski Race

30-31 Oct. SURFSKI: Pete Marlin Surfski Race from East London. Singles: 30 October, doubles: 31 October. R400 entry fee for singles, R300 for doubles. Enter at Contact: 083 447 1500.


30 Oct. Fine & Fabulous Oktoberfest at Heritage Kraal Country Wedding Farm. Contact: 063 892 3010.

Sunshine Coast Market

30 Oct. Sunshine Coast Market at Kidds Beach Retail Centre. Contact: 071 120 3956 | 071 106 5235.