Sing for your Supper

A unique musical dining experience! The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town is hosting 'Sing for your Supper' on Saturday 27 February. This choir fundraising evening is run by Monika Voysey and Marc Wassung, a dynamic husband and wife team. The music is all about passion, emotion and flare, and Monika selects a special programme for the evening consisting of popular s...
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15 of the Very Best Braai Side Dishes

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt wish all our Rondebosch residents a very happy Heritage Day. We have rounded up 15 of our favourite braai side dishes for you this Heritage Day! Enjoy! 1. Creamiest potato au gratin 2. Grilled sweetcorn 3. Creamy mushroom potato bake 4. Buttery, cheesy garlic bread 5. Creamy potato bake with caramelised onion 6. Butternu...
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OK Rondebosch… Let the Games Begin!

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt bring you the key information for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, including dates and kick-off times for every fixture in England! The 2015 Rugby World Cup is scheduled to be the eighth Rugby World Cup, the quadrennial rugby union world championship. The tournament will be hosted by England from 18 September to 31 October 2015. Twickenham Stadium...
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Marimba Festival

The Cape Town Marimba Festival will take place on Friday 24 April 2015,  at 19h45 at the Baxter Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre Complex, Rondebosch. The Cape Town Marimba Festival is a joint venture between the Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival and Woodworx Marimbas. Woodworx Marimbas is involved in the development of African music on the marimba. The organisation provides ma...
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Rondebosch Potters Market | 21 March 2015

It’s that time again. Twice a year, in March and November, the Rondebosch Potters Market is held at Rondebosch Park. This super-popular market features the works of both professional and amateur potters from Cape Town and elsewhere in the Western Cape. The market is the perfect place for finding unique, locally-made gifts and there are always fantastic bargains to be had, pa...
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2015 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

2015 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon - Online entries for Fun Runs on Good Friday now open! On Good Friday (2 April), runners and walkers of all ages are invited to come along and take part in the annual Old Mutual Two Oceans Fun Runs, which will take place at the University of Cape Town (UCT) rugby fields, Upper Campus, Rondebosch. Choose from: 56m Nappy Dash (kids must...
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Potters Market Rondebosch

The Potters Market Rondebosch is the biggest gathering of potters in Africa, featuring over 100 potters, ceramicists and sculptors. Held twice a year on the second-last Saturday of March and November and hosted by the Western Cape branch of Ceramics Southern Africa, this dazzling display of exquisite earthenware is happening at Rondebosch Park on 22 November from 8am to 4.30pm....
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Marsh Memorial Homes Annual Fete 2014

The Marsh Memorial Homes Annual Fete will take place on 1st November from 09:00 - 14:00 in Rondebosch. Marsh Memorial Homes is a residential care facility for 60 children & youth of various cultures & backgrounds.  All of their children have been removed by the Children’s Court from their homes of origin & have suffered from abuse, abandonment and neglect in ...
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Miniatures Fair

The 2014 Miniatures Fair will be held at St Thomas' Church Hall, 61 Campground Road, Rondebosch (next door to Bishops School), on Saturday September 6, from 10am until 4pm. Each year guild members build a show project that fair visitors get to vote for which they like the best. Entry is R10 for adults and R2 for children. Proceeds will go to Kleinmond Animal Welfa...
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MONTHLY FOOD FAIR IN AID OF NEEDY

A monthly food fair and market day in aid of the needy started in March as an aim to create a platform for home-based entrepreneurs to showcase their commodities. The aim is to get the local community to support local traders. If we grow, the community grows. Each month sees a variety of different stallholders taking part to keep the market fresh and give all a fair chance to ...
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