Cape Town has a great weekend life, so make sure your stay in the city extends past the week and into the weekend. Most festivals, markets, and concerts take place on the weekend, and the city’s bars and cafes fill up. We’ve chosen five of the best events to check out this weekend. Clear your schedule and book your tickets now.
For a complete list of events, take a look at our calendar.
This weekend, head out to the Clanwilliam Wild Flower Show to see displays more than 400 species of freshly picked wildflowers. Many of the blooms on display grow nowhere else on earth. Celebrate the incredible natural beauty of the Cederberg, just a 2,5 hour drive from Cape Town.
Zip Zap’s presents a brand new show this weekend: The Greatest Little Circus Show. Expect nail-biting aerials, extraordinary acrobatics, authentic African dancing, and much more in this extravaganza at the Zip Zap Dome in the inner city.
The Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk takes place this weekend, with 5km and 10km routes along the Sea Point Promenade. Entires have now closed for the walk, but come and show your support for the walkers, or donate to help end child hunger!
This weekend, the Khayelitsha Athletics Club presents 5km and 10km races supported by Two Oceans Marathon Initiative. Come and experience a family-oriented, happy and enthusiastic atmosphere in Khayelitsha. All finshers get a medal, and there are fantastic lucky draw prizes.
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Head to Casa Labia in Muizenberg this weekend to enjoy a concert by flautists Derek Fennell and Pamela Wijnberg. You can expect exciting new additions to their popular repertoire, and accompaniment by talented jazz and classical pianist Tracy Lee Engel.
This weekend marks the opening of the largest William Kentridge exhibition to be held in Africa. The exhibitionwill be hosted simultaneously in two locations: the Norval Foundation and the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (Zeitz MOCAA). The exhibition runs through to March 2020.
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