Things To Do In Cape Town

Are you looking for things to do in Cape Town. Check out some of our posts below for some great ideas whether it is outdoors, indoors, in winter or in summer. You can also check out our top 5 or top 10 categories for the best food, activities, hiking trails or beaches to visit while in Cape Town.

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Events

Accomplice – Michael Armitage

Norval Foundation 4 Steenberg Road, Tokai, Cape Town

Accomplice – Michael Armitage presented by the Norval Foundation hosts the exhibition reception and first viewing of the Kenyan artist’s work. This exhibition, the first in Africa, includes a cycle of eight […]

R180

Robertson Slow Food & Wine Festival 2020

Robertson Wine Valley 2 Reitz St, Robertson, Cape Town

Robertson Wine Valley presents the 14th iteration of their annual Slow Food and Wine Festival, featuring a long weekend of authentic wine experiences and beautiful views. The event sees wine […]

Cape Town Opera’s Così fan tutte

Baxter Theatre Main Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town

The Cape Town Opera presents Cos​​ì fan tutte, one of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s great comic works. Two young naval officers, Ferrando and Guglielmo, boast that their girlfriends will remain loyal to them no […]

R150 – R275

‘Night Mother

The Fugard Theatre Cnr Caledon & Lower Buitenkant St, Cape Town

The Fugard Theatre presents the production of ‘Night Mother, written by American playwright Marsha Norman, winner of the 1983 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and nominated for the Tony Award for Best Play. […]

Imagination’s Leee John Live in Cape Town

GrandWest Grand Arena 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Acacia Park, Cape Town

Imagination’s Leee John performs in Cape Town alongside The Rockets for a night of classic tracks. Alongside an eight-piece band, Leee John promises to share the best he’s created over a career […]

R250 – R450

Rocking the Daisies 2020

Cloof Wine Estate Mamre road off R315, Darling St, Darling, Cape Town

Rocking the Daisies returns to Cape Town showcasing local and international music and artist line ups for the 15th time hosted at Cloof Wine Estate in Darling. Festival goers are provided […]

R695

Young Frankenstein

The Fugard Theatre Cnr Caledon & Lower Buitenkant St, Cape Town

The Fugard Theatre presents the production of Young Frankenstein. From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, The Producers, Young Frankenstein is the adaptation of Mel Brooks’ film into a stage creation. Grandson […]

+LIVE+ SA Tour

GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Goodwood, Cape Town

International Rock Band +LIVE+ unites for the 25th anniversary of their seminal album Throwing Copper and performs live South African as part of their tour. AMP Events presents the event showcasing all […]

R495 – R625

Cape Town Opera’s Hänsel und Gretel

Artscape Theatre Centre DF Malan Str, Foreshore, Cape Town

The Cape Town Opera present their production of Hänsel und Gretel, based on the popular folktale compiled and published by the folklorists, the Brothers Grimm. The opera’s composer, Engelbert Humperdinck, was a […]

R125 – R275

Pieter-Dirk Uys at 75

The Fugard Theatre Cnr Caledon & Lower Buitenkant St, Cape Town

Pieter-Dirk Uys turns 75 in 2020. To celebrate, he is presenting 10 productions over two weeks. On each Saturday all five of the shows from the previous week are presented […]

Cape Town Festival of Beer

Hamiltons Rugby Club Stephan Way, Green Point, Cape Town

The Cape Town Festival of Beer is regarded one of the biggest beer events in Cape Town hosting a range of local and international brands, returning to Hamiltons Rugby Club in […]

R99 – R200

The Waterboys

Kirstenbosch Gardens Rhodes Dr, Newlands, Cape Town

British-Irish rock band The Waterboys – known for their live music reputation – perform live in South Africa. Formed in Edinburgh in 1983, The Waterboys perform music with a mix of […]

R595
Red Bus Tour Cape Town
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City Sightseeing Red Bus to re-start operations during Lockdown

The famous City Sightseeing Red Bus has not only established itself as one of the most sought-after Cape Town experiences, but a real icon of the tourism landscape. While Cape Town’s renowned Red Bus has been closed for business since the…
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
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Table Mountain Aerial Cableway opens for hikers

Since SANParks announced the reopening of the Table Mountain National Park, allowing hiking activity to resume in accordance with the Lockdown Alert Level 3 regulations, Table Mountain has experienced a massive influx of hikers all looking…
Cape Point Western Cape
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SANParks Opens Cape Point for self-drive day excursions

**Note: This article was last updated on 02/08/2020 as per current Lockdown Alert Level 3 guidelines. It is therefore subject to change in accordance with future Lockdwon regulations. We’ve got some exciting news for all nature lovers…
Kogelberg Nature Reserve Cape Town
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Top 5 Cape Town Day Trips

**Note: This article was last updated on 02/08/2020 as per current Lockdown Alert Level 3 guidelines. It is therefore subject to change in accordance with future Lockdwon regulations. It’s time for a bucket-list worthy adventure, are…
Kirstenbosch Gardens Hiking Cape Town
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Kirstenbosch Gardens Reopens for Outdoor Exercise

**Note: This article was last updated on 02/08/2020 as per current Lockdown Alert Level 3 guidelines. It is therefore subject to change in accordance with future Lockdwon regulations. There’s no doubt that we’ve all been missing the…
Zeitz MOCAA Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
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Zeitz MOCAA WOZA at Home

Photo credit: Zeitz MOCAA Museum of Contemporary Art Africa Named the ‘Best overall Cultural Destination of the Year’ at the 2018 Leading Culture Destination Awards, as well as one of TIME Magazine’s Top 100 destinations, the Zeitz…