The Best Gardens and Parks in Cape Town

 Find sanctuary at these spectacular parks and gardens where nature and art intertwine. Sun-kissed beaches aren’t the only public places in Cape Town to take advantage of; our pretty city has a plethora of parks, which are perfect for walking your dog, a picnic with friends, or simply stretching out with a newspaper and enjoying

Handel’s Messiah

 The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town and The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra presents two performances of Handel’s Messiah over the Easter weekend. Composed in 1741, Handel’s immortal oratorio has secured a place in history as one of the most frequently performed oratorios of all time. Perhaps best remembered for its “Hallelujah” chorus, this English oratorio unfolds over

Dan Patlansky & Albert Frost

 The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts presents a live performance by blues-rock musicians Dan Patlansky and Albert Frost. Dan Patlansky has become one of the busiest and most respected blues artists to ever come out of South Africa. His music can best be described as vacillating between slick, soulful blues and the renegade psychedelic angst and

Petite Noir & Slow Jack

 The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts presents a live performance by Belgian singer-songwriter Petite Noir and local pop-rock band, Slow Jack. Petite Noir is a Belgian-born, Congolese singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer from Cape Town. His debut extended play The King of Anxiety was released in January 2015 and his debut studio album La vie est belle

Jazz on the Lawn

 St Joseph’s Marist College hosts its 7th annual SJMC Jazz on the Lawn, a day of music in celebration of Human Rights Day. The lineup features popular South African group MiCasa, SA’s Got Talent winners AnecNote, and 2017 Standard Bank’s Young Jazz Artist Benjamin Jephta, as well as Jazz Bands/Ensembles from schools across the peninsula. No alcohol is

Jeremy Loops at Kirstenbosch

 The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts presents a live performance by modern folk musician, Jeremy Loops. From cult live act status in his hometown Cape Town, to a chart topping album domestically, Jeremy Loops career’s been characterised by breaking through glass ceilings. An international breakout year in 2015 saw him open for Twenty One Pilots on

Water meter readings

 From the City of Cape Town: Your home or business is connected to the City’s water network through a water meter, which usually sits in a small chamber under the pavement outside your property. We read your water meter once a month to calculate your monthly water and sewerage use. How the City reads your

The Christians at Kirstenbosch

 The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts presents a live performance by British Soul band The Christians.   The Christians are a musical ensemble from Liverpool, England, who had several UK and international chart hits in the late 1980s and early 1990s. The band consists of Garry Christian (lead vocals), Joey Ankrah (vocals and lead guitar), Neil