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Tap or click on event names and pictures to open weblinks to the details and/or organisers’ pages…

To make it easier for you to find something in your area, provinces are colour coded:

Free State, Gauteng, KZNNorth West, WCape, Online, Nationwide or International trip.


Unfortunately no events are listed in the following areas at the moment. Please contact me if you know of any:

ECapeMpumalanga, NCape, Limpopo.


Ongoing in 2019 – Parktown West, Jhb

The Yarn Tree –

Knitted Knockers

Fundraiser 2019




Winter 2019 – Kempton Park, Jhb East

The Wool Shoppe –

Winter Woolies Drive

for Operation Anti-Freeze




Every 2nd & last Saturday of the month Robertson, W Cape

Robertson Valley Market

09:00 to 12:00


♦ Vast variety of stalls,

♦ Hand felted & hand knitted items (with hand-spun yarn),

♦ Other hand knitted & crocheted toys and products,

♦ Hand crafted goods,

♦ Fresh produce,

♦ Sit down & fast foods,

♦ Bottled & take-home foods and delicacies,

♦ Books & Plants




Thu 23 to Sun 26 May 2019 Rosendal, Free State

Exclusive Crochet Retreat

with “Gina and the Funky Sheep”




Fri 24 to Sat 25 May 2019 – Cullinan, Gauteng

The Cotton Ball ZA –

Crochet Retreat

at Cullinan Diamond Lodge




Fri 24 to Sun 2 June 2019 – Pietermaritzburg, KZN


at the Royal Show




Sat 25 May 2019 – Zwavelpoort, Pretoria

MoYa & “Hekel en Word Heel”

Book Launch & Event

at Anja’s Tea Garden

14:00 – 17:00

RSVP by 20 May




Sat 1 Jun 2019 Rietondale, Pretoria

“Celebrating Yarn” Market

at Coffee on 18th

08:30 to 13:00

Bring your crochet and knitting goodies and join us to make some beanies for The Baby Box Project!



Fri 7 Jun 2019 – Parktown West, Jhb

The Yarn Tree –

Cocktail Hour


…come celebrate the end of the week!


13:00 to 15:00




Fri 7 Jun 2019 Hermanus, W Cape

Little Yarn Shop –

Knit & Natter

11:00 to 13:00




Sat 8 Jun 2019 Rhodesfield to Heidelberg Return, Gauteng

Clickity Click

on the Clackity Clack

for World Wide Knit in Public Day

08:30 to 17:00


Join Reefsteamers

& relax on the steam train to Heidelberg…

let your needles do their clickity click

while the train does its clackity clack.


Bring your whole family and enjoy a day

of GREAT family entertainment

at the historic Heidelberg Heritage Museum:


♦  Heritage Brew House craft brewery

♦  The Culinary Express Heritage Restaurant  

♦  Heritage Kids Park with train-themed children’s play area

♦  Market stalls especially for Knit in Public Day

with yarns, bags and other accessories 


Refreshments & snacks for sale on the Rail food truck.


Click here for pricing, details and booking forms




Sat 8 Jun 2019 – Houghton, Jhb

The Yarn Tree –

World Wide Knit in Public Day

at The Old Johannian Club, St John’s College


09:00 to 13:00


Booking is Essential




Sat 8 Jun 2019 – Riviera, Pta

World Wide Knit & Crochet in Public Day

with The Yarn Room & Sonja van Wyk


09:00 to 13:00


Click here to buy your ticket in support of

Louis Botha Children’s Home




Tue 28 Jun 2019 Bloemfontein, Free State

EsTeresa Yarn Creations

& Haak N Steek –

Yarn, Fun and Friends Day


09:00 to 15:00




Mon 15 to Fri 19 July 2019 – Post House Hotel,

Greyton, W Cape

Thread-Handed Fibre Week

Western Cape




Thu 25 – Sun 28 Jul 2019 – Benoni, Jhb East Rand

SielenKUNS / Stitches4theSOUL

Handcraft Workshop




Fri 9 Aug 2019 – Kommetjie, Cape Town

Cape Town Yarn Festival

09:00 to 16:00




Sat 24 – Sun 25 Aug 2019 – Magaliesberg, Gauteng

Alliepad Alpakkas –

Magalies Rocks the Cradle





Sat 21 – Mon 30 September 2019 – International Trip – Norway


Ladybug Journeys –

Yarn Tour to the Bergen Yarn Festival, Norway




Sat 26 October 2019 – Wellington, W Cape


Yarn & Natural Fibre Festival




Fri 10 to Tue 14 April 2020 – Cape Town-Walvis Bay Return

SA Yarnies –

Crochet & Knit Cruise 2020

Book by 6 April 2019!



Keep an eye on the

SA Yarn Events & Specials

Facebook page for further info.


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