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In the mood for a flamjangled experience? Then The Tea Party is just the festival for you!

2015-03-18 14:15

Cape Town - The Tea Party is a Flamjangled festival which will be taking place on the weekend of 27-29 March on Elandskloof Farm, Helderstroom.

It’s outdoors, eclectic, humorous, glittering, freaky, funky, jiving, up-beat, jazzy, swinging, sizzling, folksy, rock n rolling, wonderful, gentle, relaxing, silly, cheeky and grrreat!

You can expect to find: Themed spaces and places, great music, top food, fine cocktails, oversized art, dress-up, suprising performances, ridiculous games and daft competitions.

Bands set to perform include:

Al Bairre
Crimson House
Felix LaBand
John Wizards
Los Tacos
Native Young
Nomadic Orchestra
Oh Mercy
The Kiffness
The Nick Turner Trio
Thor Rixon
A Kettle Called Black
James Copeland
Dusty Human
Mikey Dredd
The Great Veroni
Jews for Techno
Moody Bloom
Lt Fizzer
Dear Mrs Panda

Set under old Oak Trees, alongside a beautiful pool with fresh flowing water straight off the mountains, a grassed lawn awaits for some heavy relaxing and good times!
Opens Saturday 10:00 – 01:00 and Sunday 10:00 – 16:00, with bands and tip top shenanigans.

FRIDAY NIGHT is 'Black n White' with classic silent movies brought to life by soundtracks provided by infamous DJs.  

THE MIRRORED FOREST: Friday and Saturday Night Parties with funk fuelled swinging beats.

The LITTLE MARKET THEATRE STAGE, with daytime beats, side show antics, and off the cuff performances.

Saturday night the main stage hosts the The Great Tea Dance.  Get ready to push forward in time while remaining in the past.  Lets party like its 1984!!  A dance lesson to rival them all!  Come dressed to the nines from any era you like, the classier the better, and learn something old as we get our running man on and pop to the beats.

Your chance to shine and win the much coveted "Tea Cup of Greatness" (Its a real thing.. well.. it will be..)

A Flamjangled culinary experience!
For the first time we are proud to present our annual ballistic banquet at a secret location on the farm for those seeking a taste extravaganza.  More details on Facebook soon.

Wake up to a gentle party of wiggling, bad aerobics and raving! Leg warmers, leotards, headbands and bright clothing are encouraged.


Gate Times

Friday: 14:00 - 00:00
Saturday:  08:00 till Sunday 13:00

Friday 00:00 - Saturday 08:00

One price covers arrival on Friday or Saturday, so try get there early for extra Jangling the whole weekend long.


Limited Early Bird: R400 Sold Out
Presale @ Online: R450
Gate: R500 Full Weekend (Friday or Saturday arrival)

Any Sunday Tickets?
The Tea Party is a Boutique Festival that needs full commitment as best possible. We strongly encourage everyone to make the effort to be part of the whole weekend, or at least arrive Saturday. Closer to the event date, if we have not reached our limit, we will make available some Sunday tickets.

This is NOT a 'Kids' festival, but we are family friendly.
12 and under get in for Free.
13 to 17: R200 at the Gate only.
All Minors are to be accompanied by their legal guardians at all times.
Some areas of the event are Over 18 only, and strictly controlled.

Click here to buy your tickets.


Elandskloof Farm, Helderstroom.
We are moving to the beautiful Elandskloof, tucked away between Villiersdorp and Greyton, only 125 Km from Cape Town. This lush green valley with its fresh mountain streams, welcoming forest filled with Oaks, YellowWoods, Redwoods, and towering mountain backdrops beckons us for an adventure of connecting, laughing, relaxing and enjoying nature in all its glory.

GPS Co-ords: 34° 2'55.86"S   19°24'18.21"E


Shaded dance-floors
Shaded camping
Stunning River and Swimming
Super tasty Food Stalls
Medical Facilities
Strong and Friendly Security
Craft & Clothing Market
Clean Toilets. Seriously.
Free Showers! Hot and Cold options, the choice will be yours.


Glass bottles (this will be enforced), unaccompanied under 18’s (ID on request), fires, domestic animals, independent sound systems, illegal substances. The organisers accept no responsibility whatsoever for injury, death, loss or damage of any nature to persons, vehicles, and belongings. This applies even to negligence by the organisers of any kind. Entry is entirely at your own risk. Right of admission is reserved.

Visit their website for more info or follow them on Facebook.

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