What's on at Vipingo Ridge

WHAT'S GOING ON AT
Vipingo Ridge

UPCOMING EVENTS

INTERNATIONAL BEACH CLEAN UP DAY

Saturday 21st September
One of the world’s biggest annual preservation events and volunteer efforts for our oceans, waves and beaches. It is a global movement that encompasses 6 million volunteers in 90 countries. The event kicks off at 10am for the opening of the #1M Recycling Centre followed by the Clean Up at the Vipingo Ridge Beach Club at midday. There will be art & poetry competitions, refreshments, football matches and more.

JAGUAR & LAND ROVER RIDE & DRIVE

27th to 29th September
For the very first time, Jaguar and Land Rover are offering the chance to drive their luxury cars in view of the Indian Ocean & we invite you to be a part of this exclusive experience.
TIME:     08:00 – 17:00
VENUE: Sundowner Checkpoint
RSVP:    20th September 2019
Email EnquiriesKe@inchcape.co.ke or call the hotline +254 0730 191 212.

TAMARIND GOLF DAY

Sunday 6th October
An all-day friendly competition to raise funds for environmental initiatives along the coast. Sponsored by the Tamarind, this year’s event will be held in memory of Cristopher & Jonathan Seex.

Entry fee is KES 2500 including free dawa cocktails and sushi for the players. Morning tee off and afternoon prizegiving ceremony at the Sundowner.

VVF CHARITY GOLF WEEKEND

15th to 17th October
The aim of this weekend is to raise money for the Vipingo Village Fund -the local charity for Vipingo and its environs. An action packed itinerary that promises to offer a memorable experience.
For more information including how to enter, please contact carol@vipingovillagefund.org.

VIPINGO TOMBSTONE

Sunday 1st December
Join us for a day of fun at our annual Vipingo Tombstone. This is a social competition and having a drink at every 3rd hole is encouraged by all.
Entry: KES 1000 for members & KES 2000 non member.
Please email proshop@vipingoridge.com or call 0733 155 155 to enter and get ready for a day filled with sunshine, laughter and great golf.

SHAGGY DOG SHOW

Jamhuri Day, Thursday 12th December
A great day out at the Sundowner from mid-morning. Vipingo Ridge’s Shaggy Dog Show will include different dog category competitions (fancy dress, happiest dog, shaggiest dog and more), games and kids’ entertainment.

FOOD & WINE FAIR

Jamhuri Day, Thursday 12th December
An all-day wine and food fair that will tantalise the tastebuds of the most discerning visitor. There will be a wide assortment of international foods and wines as well as other luxury items and gifts on offer.

BRING & WIN CHRISTMAS BRUNCH

Sunday 22nd December
An event exclusively for Vipingo Ridge’s members and their invited guests. An early morning tee-off with each player bringing a Christmas gift with them. The game will finish under the Baobab for a sumptuous brunch and all gifts are placed under the tree. The winner gets to choose the first gift, second place goes next and so on. A morning of great golf, delicious food and festive fun.

SANTA ON THE BEACH

Santa Claus will be making an appearance on the beach to deliver gifts to the children. Parents are to bring one gift per child valued at KES 1,000 per child, wrapped and labelled, ready for Santa to hand out. There will be a festive lunch at the Beach Club, plenty of music and fun for everyone.

BOXING DAY BAND ON THE BEACH

Thursday 26th December
Join us for live music at the Beach Club to commemorate everyone’s favourite festive event, Boxing Day. We’ll see you at the beach for a delicious lunch on the water’s edge whilst the band plays under the palms. Everyone is welcome.

VIPINGO TRIATHLON

Sunday 29th December
A must-do event in the sporting calendar. This unique triathlon combines open water swimming in the Indian Ocean with hill cycling and a beach run. Briefing starts at 8am and contestants will be in the water by 9am. Everyone is welcome to come and have a go. Stay tuned for information about what prizes are to be won on the day.

BEACH CINEMA
This year, we set up an outdoor cinema on the silvery sands of our Beach Club. Previous screenings have included the black and white classic Casablanca and the uproariously funny Blues Brothers. Watch this space for news of the next one or a movie night on the Clubhouse rooftop.

WEEKLY TAEKWONDO FOR KIDS & ADULTS
Every Monday and Wednesday at 7am, adults can learn the martial arts of Taekwondo and Tae Bo. There is a special class just for kids every Saturday from 9-10am. All classes are currently held at the Sundowner.

FRIDAY CLUB NIGHT
Every Friday, join our golf mix-in and dinner for just KES 825 per person.

THURSDAY NIGHT SEAFOOD EXTRAVAGANZA
Every second Thursday evening, our spectacular Beach Club hosts a special seafood dinner under the stars. Please contact +254 700 940248 to find out when the next event is on.

WEDNESDAY MORNING LADIES GOLF MIX-IN
Ladies, get into the social swing every Wednesday morning at 8:30 am. Clubs are available for hire from the Pro Shop.

MONTHLY MUG
The Monthly Mug is a members-only competition and falls on the last Saturday of every month.

WEDNESDAY SPORTS NIGHT WITH 2 FOR 1 PIZZA
Join us at the Sundowner Bar for Sports Night where you can buy one delicious wood-fired pizza and get the second completely free. We also host quiz nights every month, so find out what's happening this week by calling +254 758 692 779.

SOCIAL WEDNESDAYS
Group bike rides are arranged and friendly games of hockey are played on the driving range during the holiday seasons.

OPEN SUNDAY GOLF DAY
All are welcome to play an informal game or just come to enjoy our culinary delights at the Clubhouse.