1 April - The Tasting Workshop
The event will be lead by none other than Pierre Meintjes ('Mr Whisky' of SA). The event will be a sit down banquette setting, with music and a cash bar.
There are only 30 limited tickets available in total, at R280 each, which includes a welcome drink/cocktail and free parking (within the V&A). Dress code: Smart Casual
Tickets: Visit their Facebook page.
2 April - The Official Second Hand Market, Green Point
Entrance is R10 and all money raised goes to empowering young people through education & skills development. Bring warm clothes or stationary you would like to donate – we are preparing for winter and any contributions will be appreciated.
Visit their Website for more details.
2 April - The Upmarket Market, Woodstock
Address: Side Street Studios, 48 Albert road, Woodstock.
Time: 10am. Cost: Free
Facebook: The Upmarket Market
1-3 April - Cape Getaway Show, Lourensford Estate
The Cape Getaway Show has special events happening each day with loads of adventures for the whole family and a few special treats for the sports fanatics.
Tickets cost R70 for adults and R40 for students and pensioners. Tickets are available at the gate or online.
1-2 April - Cape Town Jazz Festival, CTICC
This year all attendees can look forward to a line-up that has a slightly ‘sweeter offering’, with everything from jazz legends and newcomers to musical storytellers and upbeat, high-energy acts for those of all ages.
Tickets cost R590 for a day pass and can be purchased online here.
Time: 19h00 - Late. Please visit their website for more info.
8 April - Jimmy Carr, CTICC
`Funny Business` is Jimmy`s brand new stand up show which he will be performing live in Cape Town at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) on the 8th April 2016 at 18h30 and 21h00.
Tickets range from R425-R725 and are available via Computicket.
17 April - SPAR Woman's Race, Cape Town Stadium
There are two races (5km and 10km), both of which start at the forecourt behind the Cape Town Stadium, at around 7:30am, and participants are allowed to run or walk. Do note, this is a wheelchair friendly event! If you’re needing an incentive, the first 24 000 runners who cross the finish line can take home an achievement medal. So bring a few friends and enjoy a fun-filled day out while running South Africa’s ‘most beautiful road race’!
Visit their website for more details.
21-23 April - Bokeh International Fashion Film Festival
Now in its third year, and internationally acclaimed as the premier Fashion Film Festival, participants can expect three days of inspiration, education, glitz and glamour, all focusing on the masterful marriage of fashion and film. Budding film directors from the world over are offered a global stage to submit their unique short Fashion Films as well as shooting to the brief of “bespoke” and Mercedes-Benz.
Visit their website for more details.
25 April - 1 May - Afrikaburn, Stonehenge Private Reserve
Whether it’s watching the burnings, or it’s bartering your goods and services, Afrikaburn is unlike any other festival on the continent. The theme for this year, is X. The only trade at Afrikaburn is bartering, so make sure you bring something of your own to trade with.
Official tickets are unfortunately sold out, however those still looking to purchase can visit their website where others are able to re-sell their tickets in a safe and controlled environment. Visit their website here.
29 April - 1 May - Lamberts Bay Crayfish Festival
Located just two hour’s drive from Cape Town, this quaint fishing town springs to life with its annual celebration of seafood, music, activities and West Coast culture this April.
For more info visit their website here.
30 April - 1 May - Elgin Cool Wine and Country Festival
Each of the participating wineries will offer a unique programme, allowing patrons to tailor-make their experience according to their own personal preferences, whilst enjoying a welcome alternative to the hustle and bustle of city life.
Award winning wines, a delectable culinary experience, a plethora of outdoor activities, live entertainment and natural scenic wonders will ensure that visitors, young and old, enjoy a memorable time in this hospitable valley.
Tickets cost R120 and can be purchased online here.