The River Mile

Africa's oldest open water swimming event

The River Mile is an action packed family  day at the picturesque Cannonville on the Sunday's River and in 2018 will be celebrating it's 94th Anniversary.

Taking place on Sunday 18th Feb 2018 you can expect a wide variety of crafts, vendors, beer garden, Rotary Kids Zone and sporting events suitable for the entire familly on offer.

Entry into the secure festival area is just R20 (kids 10u free) whilst participants wearing their relevant race wrist bands get free entry.

Castle Lite Beer Garden

Zsports Castle Lite Beer GardenSomething for the whole family with entertainment, vendors, food stalls, crafters, exhibitors, displays, Rotary Kids Zone and Castle Lite Beer Garden.

Plenty parking with attendants on site in this tranquil village just 30km outside Port Elizabeth. See Festival Program for further information.

 

Vendors, Stall & Exhibitors

All vendors are required to apply for sites by completing the Vendor Application Form. Click here to download.

 

Rotary Kidzone

Zsports Wimpy Rotary Kids ZoneThe Rotary Club of PE Sunrise host a massive kids play area filled with inflatables. Entry into the Rotary Kids Zone is just R30 per day with the kids being supervised by members of the Rotary club and their helpers. Tickets are available at the Kids Zone entrance with all proceeds going towards community projects managed by the Rotary Club of Port Elizabeth Sunrise which meets every Friday morning between 7am and 8am at the Jonesses (Bloomingdale Centre, Main Road Walmer).

 

Event Information and Fees

For more specific information on the events and the entry fees see our Event Info Page.

PLEASE NO PETS OR ALCOHOL ALLOWED INTO THE FESTIVAL AREA

The only professional non-profit sport event organisation in the Eastern Cape offering exciting, and often different, sport events for the greater community.