Senior Social Activities & Events

Belvidere Park has a dedicated activities committee for organising events for the residents.

We believe in physical and mental stimulation, and regularly schedule activities for the enjoyment of our residents. When it comes to senior social activities for retirees in Knysna, we believe we offer one of busiest calendars out there. Please browse our EVENTS CALENDAR BELOW below to see what’s on!

It's Complicated Saturday 29th June @ 17h00 Movie Night - It's Complicated: We will be showing the movie It's Complicated starring Meryl Streep & Alec Baldwin Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. The Right Stuff Saturday 22nd June @ 17h00 Movie Night - The Right Stuff: We will be showing the movie The Right Stuff starring Sam Shepard Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Forrest Gump Saturday 15th June @ 17h00 Movie Night - Forrest Gump: We will be showing the movie Forrest Gump starring Tom Hanks Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. The Devil Wears Prada Saturday 8th June @ 17h00 Movie Night - The Devil Wears Prada: We will be showing the movie The Devil Wears Prada starring Meryl Streep Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Anne of the Thousand Days Saturday 1st June @ 17h00 Movie Night - Anne of the Thousand Days: We will be showing the movie Anne of the Thousand Days starring Richard Burton Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Sanparks Thursday 23rd May @ 17h00 Speakers Corner - Dr Stef Freitag-Ronaldson: The complexities of Managing a National Park in the 21st Century: We are delighted to introduce you to Dr Stef Freitag-Ronaldson. Dr Stef is the General Manager of the research unit in SANParks servicing the Garden Route, Addo, Mountain Zebra, Karoo ie the Frontier Parks. She is based in Knysna & is passionate about... Sweet Home Alabama Saturday 25th May @ 17h00 Movie Night - Sweet Home Alabama: We will be showing the movie Sweet Home Alabama starring Reese Witherspoon Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. New in Town Saturday 18th May @ 17h00 Movie Night - New in Town: We will be showing the movie New in Town starring Renee Zellweger Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. The Wife Saturday 11th May @ 17h00 Movie Night - The Wife: We will be showing the movie The Wife starring Glenn Close Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Mr Bean's Holiday Saturday 4th May @ 17h00 Movie Night - Mr. Bean's Holiday: We will be showing the movie Mr. Bean's Holiday starring Rowan Atkinson Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Along came a spider Sunday 24th March @ 14h00 Movie Night - Along came a Spider: We will be showing the movie Along came a Spider starring Morgan Freeman Sunday afternoon at 14:00. A game of shadows Saturday 30th March @ 17h30 Movie Night - Sherlock Homes: A game of shadows: We will be showing the movie Sherlock Homes: A game of shadows starring Robert Downey Jr Saturday night at 17:30 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING Saturday 6th April @ 17h30 Movie Night - My Best Friend's Wedding: We will be showing the movie My Best Friend's Wedding starring Julia Roberts Saturday night at 17:30 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Belvidere Workshops Thursday 11th April: 11am - 12pm Workshop 12 - Emails & FAQ's on Wi-Fi: This workshop will focus on emails and FAQ's on Wi-Fi. 8503461807_0892b842db_c Saturday 23rd March - 12:30 Braai: Its braai time again on Saturday 23 March at 12:30 at the pool terrace. Succulent beef fillet with baked potato and salads. Cost R50 - Cash Only. Plates, cutlery & glasses provided. Bring your refreshments and cutlery if you wish. Please put your name & number attending on the list on the board by... The Horse Whisperer Saturday 16th March @ 17h30 Movie Night - The Horse Whisperer: We will be showing the movie The Horse Whisperer starring Robert Redford Saturday night at 17:30 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. The Favourite Saturday 9th March @ 17h30 Movie Night - The Favourite: We will be showing the movie The Favorite starring Emma Stone tomorrow night at 17:30 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30. Quiz Night Thursday 28th February @ 17h30 Quiz Night: Quiz Night - FUN for ALL, PUB OPEN. Simple snacks served. NO CHARGE. Guaranteed to be exciting! Valentines Dinner Wednesday 13th February @ 19h00 Valentine's Dinner: A VERY SPECIAL VALENTINES DINNER for you all on WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 13 @ USUAL SUPPER TIME !!! SCRUMPTIOUS three course DINNER with some surprises in store. Don’t miss this enjoyable evening to share the fun and the love of life !!!!!!! Book as usual in the dining room book and bring your friends……… A little live entertainment... Mama Mia - Belvidere Movie night Sunday 10th February @ 17h00 Movie Night - Mama Mia, Here we go again: Mama Mia - featuring all your favorites with Meryl Streep continuing the Mama Mia Story and music. Only R10 donation required. Avebury Thursday 31st Jan - 17:00 An illustrated talk on Avebury by Dr Jennifer Welch: DR JENNIFER WELCH (Psychologist) back by popular demand !! This time the subject will be: “An illustrated talk on Avebury: the ongoing mysteries of an 8000 year old ceremonial Wisdom Centre and present day Crop Circles” Come along and be inspired by this mystery & intrigue! Followed by a glass of wine & snacks.... Truth Movie Saturday 26th Jan - 17:00 Movie Night - Truth: Movie nights are back! Truth - Based on a riveting & incredible true story of intrigue and scandal of network news revealing a cover up of manipulated journalism in the military service. Bring refreshments and R10 donation. Yogalates Monday 21th Jan - 09:00 Yogalates: Come join Jennifer Everingham for a complimentary one hour class of Yogalates. Everyone who wishes to improve or maintain their strength, flexibility and balance plus have a fun time doing to must put down their names. Please note that this class will only take place if we have 10 or more people interested. 8503461807_0892b842db_c Sunday 16th Dec - 12:30 Braai: Its braai time again on Sunday 16 December at 12:30 at the pool terrace. Hamburgers with extras and fresh rolls. Cost R45 - Cash Only. Plates, cutlery & glasses provided. Bring your refreshments and cutlery if you wish. Please put your name & number attending on the list on the board by 13 December. Christmas Singalong Friday 14th Dec - 17:30 Christmas Music Singalong: Come to our Christmas Music Singalong! We have special guests Neil & Gillt to take us through our favourite Christmas music to listen and singalong. Donation only R30 Belvidere Workshops Thursday 29th Nov - 11am - 12pm Workshop 10 - Wi-fi & WhatsApp recap: This workshop helps to understand the difference between Wi-Fi and mobile data and how to make use of the new system at Belvidere and then will follow with a recap on WhatsApp The Choir Saturday 17 Nov @ 16.30 Movie Night at The Park - The Choir: Starring Dustin Hoffman. An emotionally uplifting story of an 11 year old boy orphan who with his amazing singing talent, when nurtured, takes him to success. Belvidere Cook-Off Friday 16th November @18.00 Belvidere Cook-Off: Join our Cook-Off competition between the management committee and the activities committee - our very own Master chef Mystery box challenge! Welcome Banner Friday 30 Nov @ 18.00 Welcome new residents - Pub Supper: On Friday Nov 30 at 18.00 we have invited our new residents to join us for a drink and a snack before pub supper. We hope some of you can attend to give our newcomers a friendly welcome. Movie night at Belvidere Sat 27th October @ 17.00 Movie night: Featuring “OUT OF AFRICA” - With Meryl Streep & Robert Redford Donation of R10 please

Belvidere Retirement Village – Resident Events Calendar

Past social activities organised by our dedicated entertainment committee are captured in the Belvidere Social Gallery. All the fond memories of laughter and joy captured in one place. This is what easy living is all about at Belvidere so take a trip down memory lane and relive the moment through our gallery!

In fact, this should be one of the first places you look when planning your retirement

All Previous and Upcoming Events

  • Movie Night – It’s Complicated

    Movie Night - It's Complicated
    We will be showing the movie It’s Complicated starring Meryl Streep & Alec Baldwin Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30.
  • Movie Night – The Right Stuff

    Movie Night - The Right Stuff
    We will be showing the movie The Right Stuff starring Sam Shepard Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30.
  • Movie Night – Forrest Gump

    Movie Night - Forrest Gump
    We will be showing the movie Forrest Gump starring Tom Hanks Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30.
  • Movie Night – The Devil Wears Prada

    Movie Night - The Devil Wears Prada
    We will be showing the movie The Devil Wears Prada starring Meryl Streep Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30.
  • Movie Night – Anne of the Thousand Days

    Movie Night - Anne of the Thousand Days
    We will be showing the movie Anne of the Thousand Days starring Richard Burton Saturday night at 17:00 and a repeat due to popular demand on Sundays after lunch at 14h30.
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