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Annual Festivals & Big Events In Cape Town 2020 

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Annual Festivals & Big Events In Cape Town 2020
Events and festivals you should not miss! See our month-by-month calendar of Cape Town’s best, biggest and hottest events in 2020.
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Annual Festivals & Big Events In Cape Town 2020

Events and festivals you should not miss! See our month-by-month calendar of Cape Town’s best, biggest and hottest events in 2020.
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Annual Festivals & Big Events In Cape Town 2020
Events and festivals you should not miss! See our month-by-month calendar of Cape Town’s best, biggest and hottest events in 2020.

Cape Town is truly the city that never sleeps, with parties and activities happening all year round; even in our rainy season, it’s no wonder why Cape Town is the tourist’s party-central destination.

Please note: This list will continuously be updated during 2020.

Don't forget to check what's happening in Cape Town Today and this Weekend
Quick JumpJanuary 2020L'Ormarins Queen's Plate Racing Festival 2020Cape Town Jazzathon 2020Into the Wild | Raised by Wolves ft. Hidden Empire (GER)We Love Summer Beach PartyThe Mirage Forever Summer Concerts - FEAT - Matthew MoleFestival of Rebels - motorcycle lifestyle Festival Cape -TownCTPUP - Cape Town Pet Upliftment ProjectFebruary 2020The Sun Met 2020Toybox: 8Bit ArcadeGiorgia Angiuli - LIVE SA Tour - Shimmy Beach ClubLove, The Sex ExpoCape Town Pizza & Pasta Festival 2020ULTRA Cape Town 2020Sexy Groovy Love - The Rose Garden with Sébastien LégerVenueLighthouse Festival 2020 _ Cape TownCape Town Pride Mardi GrasThe Grand Street Party - SA Cocktail Week 2020March 2020Gin & Tonic Festival - CPT - 2020Huawei KDay 2020We Love Summer Last DanceRamfest 2020 - Cape Town21st annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2020The 4th Annual South African International Tattoo ConventionApril 2020Strolla Pool Party x Dare to ShareTwo Oceans Marathon 2020The MansionMixedFeelings' 3rd Birthday Ft. Roberto Surace (ITA)WWE Live Cape Town

January 2020

Things are heating up this January and Capetonians are heading outdoors. Find out how the Mother City is spending January 2020!

L'Ormarins Queen's Plate Racing Festival 2020

Molded on famed international racing festivals such as the Qatar Goodwood Festival and Royal Ascot, 2017 saw the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate becoming South Africa’s first ever multi-day Racing Festival, now formally known as the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Racing Festival, which is held over a Friday and Saturday with the main L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Race being held on the Saturday.

2020 sees host to the fourth official L'Ormarins Queen's Plate Racing Festival, being held over Friday, 10th and Saturday, 11th of January, with the 159th running of the L'Ormarins Queen's Plate taking place on Saturday, 11th of January.

Various hospitality options will once again be available over both race days, including the much anticipated Garden Party being held on Friday, 10th of January.

Tickets on sale now!

Cape Town Jazzathon 2020

A free-to-public festival of music and activities.

Features primarily diverse, contemporary South African music and performers.

Hosted at Africa’s premier tourist attraction/destination – The V&A Waterfront. Suitable for all ages and cultures, and accessible to local and international tourists

  • Cost: FREE
  • When: 9 - 11 January, 1pm - 8pm
  • Venue: V&A waterfront, Breakwater Blvd, CBD
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Into the Wild | Raised by Wolves ft. Hidden Empire (GER)

Raised by Wolves is our third edition of the season, and a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the new year surrounded by nature and friends.

'Throw me to the wolves and I will return leading the pack'

🐺Line Up:

  • HIDDEN EMPIRE (GER) ⚑ Stil vor Talent

Only the wild ones ♫ ♪ ♫. A beautiful shaded forest next to a river in the green pastures of the west coast. Prepare to come alive between the trees once more.

We Love Summer Beach Party

THE INFAMOUS INNER-CITY BEACH PARTY IS BACK 😍 The most intimate summer celebration at Cape Town's favourite seaside paradise!

Welcome back to Cape Town summer. Let's get some sand between our toes...

Line Up:

  • Mat.Joe (HEADLINER)
  • More TBA

Tickets are limited. Please act swiftly to avoid disappointment. All ticket phases provide the same access at the event.

  • Cost:
    • R300 - Early Birds
    • R340 - Phase 1
    • R380 - Phase 2
    • R420 - Final Phase
  • When: 25 January, 12pm - 10pm
  • Venue: The Grand Cafe & Beach, Cape Town
  • More Info: We Love Summer Beach Party

The Mirage Forever Summer Concerts - FEAT - Matthew Mole

The Mirage Forever Summer Concert’s 4th addition to the season brings you one of South Africa’s biggest singer/songwriter - Matthew Mole.

Join them on the crystal clear waters of the Cape Atlantic seaboard this Holiday Season on SAs largest and most luxurious yacht, The Mirage, for an unforgettable cruise as we set sail to Clifton Beach where you will experience an unforgettable concert at sea. 💦🎶

Enjoy the summer sun and beautiful views of the Cape while enjoying everything the Mirage has to offer! 🥂 Take a dip in the ocean in comfort with the blow up pool, 🏊‍♀ take a wild ride down the water slide 🏄‍♀ or simply grab one of our floaties and relax in the sun!

Your ticket includes: A 6-hour cruise with an incredible performance by Matthew Mole, Unlimited MCC brought to you by Graham Beck Winery, Light snacks throughout the cruise and a variety of Water activities including the famous Mirage Water Slide & Pool.

  • Cost:
    • R850 - Single Ticket
    • R2500 - Family & Friends Pack (4 persons)
  • When: 26 January, 12pm - 8pm
  • Venue: Mirage, Pierhead, V&A Waterfront, CBD
  • Bookings: [email protected]
  • More Info: Facebook Event

Festival of Rebels - motorcycle lifestyle Festival Cape -Town

FESTIVAL OF REBELS 2020 - Motorcycle Lifestyle Festival powered by Harley-Davidson Africa. Cape Town plays host to the 1st addition of the Festival Of Rebels tour.. Join them as they celebrate all makes, models and piston powered machinery.

Festival Of Rebels is much more than your typical ''Bike Festival''. It is a celebration of all things powered by a piston. FOR one it is a 2 day motorcycle lifestyle festival showcasing the best in live entertainment, over 40 of SA'S most loved bands/ Djs over 2 stages create the perfect rebel atmosphere.. 150 food/ lifestyle / fashion and motorcycle activations..

All your favourite brands with a little rebel in them will be seen over the 2 days with special areas and activations.. WELCOME TO REBEL CITY.. more info released soon..

CTPUP - Cape Town Pet Upliftment Project

Calling all Capetonians! Join CTPUP in making Cape Town a healthier place for all pets!

The CTUPUP is brought to You By: AtFrits Pet Hotel & Daycare Centre, Identipet and the Cape of Good Hope SPCA.

Purchase vouchers for less advantaged folks so they can have their pets vaccinated, sterilised and micro-chipped. Let's put our best paws forward to ensure that all of our four legged besties get the love and medical attention they deserve.

Please note that these vouchers are only redeemable at the Cape of Good Hope SPCA and the Cape of Good Hope SPCA Mobile Clinics. As such, the rules and regulations regarding the use of SPCA veterinary services applies.

  • Cost:
    • R450 - Vaccinations, Microchips & Sterilisation
    • R350 - Micro-chips & Vaccinations
    • R200 - Vaccinations
    • R150 - Micro-chips
  • When: 25 January, 9am - 12pm
  • Venue: De Waal Dog Park, CBD
  • More Info: Facebook Event

February 2020

February is bringing the heat! Find out how Cape Town plans on taking advantage of the Leap Year.

The Sun Met 2020

Africa's Richest Race Day returns to Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday, 1 February 2020. Under the theme African Luxury: Visionaries, Cape Town's most prestigious horse-racing event combines high-end fashion with world-class entertainment – both on and off the race track.

Inspired by forward-thinkers and creativity, the theme for the 2020 edition of The Sun Met is a celebration of luxury with racing enthusiasts and fashionistas expected to evolve imagination on Race Day.

Join Visionaries Bonang Matheba, Miss SA Zozi Tunzi, designer Palesa Mokubung and DJ Black Coffee at The Sun Met 2020. Expect glamour, the thrill of a horse race, fashion and great entertainment.

Get your tickets now -> Click Here
  • Cost:
    • R200 - General pp
    • R3444 - Circa Trackside Deck pp
    • R5169 - Circa Winners Pavillion pp
    • R11950 - Picnic Sites (Per Site)
  • When: 1 February, 10am - 2am
  • Venue: Kenilworth Racecourse, Rosemead Ave, Kenilworth
  • More Info:

Toybox: 8Bit Arcade

Toybox have transported you to whirling galaxies but their Toybox is still bursting at the seams... don't let gravity suck you in; they're slaying dragons and taking you with them... are you ready player one?

A little less science and a pixel pluck load of fiction is reeling you into a neon frenzy of light and sound. Grab hold of your joysticks kids and don't let go; it's time to level up.

Line Up:

  • Matt Sassari (FRA)
  • Township Rebellion(GER)
  • Ryan Murgatroyd
  • VIMO
  • Das Kapital
  • Brother
  • The Fogshow
  • Syzo
  • EBB & MAYO
  • Kilopascal DJ
  • IKon
  • Just Finn
  • B-Rad
  • Josh DLM

Get ready to dance in digital because we're taking over arcade alley. Slip out of reality and join them on a quest into virtual elation. This is bass-impact, this is Toybox: 8bit Arcade.

  • Cost:
    • R360 - Toybox opening special: 2 Tickets
    • R220 - Super Early Bird
    • R270 - Early Bird
    • R300 - Late Bird
    • R350 - VIP (Backstage Access)
    • R50 Parking Levy
  • When: 1 February, 12pm - 2am
  • Venue: Cape Town Ostrich Ranch, N7, Philadelphia
  • More Info: Toybox: 8Bit Arcade

Giorgia Angiuli - LIVE SA Tour - Shimmy Beach Club

Shimmy Beach Club start off 2020 with one of the most progressive female techno artists in the world.. Giorgia Angiuli!

A up close and personal tour supported by SA best in local talent.

  • Cost:
    • R199 - General Admission Early Bird
    • R249 - General Admission Phase 1
    • R299 - General Admission Final Phase
    • R399 - VIP Early Bird
    • R449 - VIP Phase 1
    • R499 - VIP Final Phase
  • When: 1 February, 7pm - 4am
  • Venue: Shimmy Beach Club, 12 South Arm Rd
  • More Info: Giorgia Angiuli - LIVE SA Tour - Shimmy Beach Club

Love, The Sex Expo

Cape Town, South Africa - Prepare yourselves. A new decade has started and we see an era of bigger thrills and adventures on the horizon. Kick the year off with excitement, because Love, The Sex Expo is back! And it’s better than ever and heading to Cape Town.

The four-day shopping and entertainment extravaganza will be returning to South Africa for another year with the national tour beginning in Cape Town from 6 to 9 February 2020 at the Sun Exhibition, GrandWest.

We know you are curious...

Note: Love, The Sex Expo is strictly for those over 18 years of age, and no babies or prams are allowed inside.

The stage will include dance acts and crowd activities such as the infamous “So You Think You Can Strip” and “Naked Engagement” shows with fantastic prizes to be won. The event will also feature various shows, informational workshops, and various sex related stands all to fulfill your heart’s desires. Plus, an international aphrodisiac deli to satisfy your hunger.

Get your tickets now -> Click Here
  • Cost: R250 (Online/At the Door)
  • When: 6 - 9 February
  • Venue: Grandwest Casino & Entertainment World, 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Goodwood
  • More Info: Website

Cape Town Pizza & Pasta Festival 2020

Welcome to Cape Town's only Pizza & Pasta Festival!

Expect gourmet pizza and pasta dishes, Italian desserts, craft beer, LIVE music, kiddies entertainment, FREE bunker tours, 360 degree views of Table Mountain, Granger Bay, V&A Waterfront, CT Stadium and much much more!

  • Cost:
    • R80 - Early Birds SOLD OUT
    • R100 - Normal Birds ON SALE NOW
    • R120 - Late Birds
    • R150 - Door (if available)
    • FREE - Kids u13 years
  • When: 8 February, 12pm - 10pm
  • Venue: Fort Wynyard, C/o Fort Wynyard St & Granger Bay Blvd, Green Point
  • More Info: Cape Town Pizza & Pasta Festival 2020

ULTRA Cape Town 2020

After two years at the Cape Town Stadium, ULTRA South Africa organisers have decided to return the Cape Town event to where it all began, The Ostrich Farm.

This open-air venue brings back a familiar festival feeling, larger dance floors and that party atmosphere that ULTRA is known for.

  • Cost: (Excludes Booking Fee)
    • Ultra Cape Town Tickets:
      • R500 - General Admission, Tier 1 - SOLD OUT
      • R500 - General Admission, Legacy - SOLD OUT
      • R650 - General Admission, Tier 2
      • R900 - VIP, Tier 1 - SOLD OUT
      • R1250 - VIP, Tier 2
      • R1500 - VIP, Tier 3
  • When: 28 February, 2pm - 2am
  • Venue: The Cape Town Ostrich Farm
  • More Info: Ultra South Africa 2020 (Cape Town)

Sexy Groovy Love - The Rose Garden with Sébastien Léger

What started at the spooky Castle in Hout Bay, ventured to the majestic Manor house in Paarl, was soon followed by the epic gardens at Never Imagined and has now come to The Rose Garden in Franschhoek for the last dance of the season. 💃🏾🌹

Surrounded by expansive lawns and glorious mountain views, world-renowned Boschendal Wine Estate is home to the final SGL of the season for the first time and we have invited Sébastien Léger to bid farewell to the season with us.

🎵 Line Up:

  • Sébastien Léger (FRA | All Day I Dream)
  • Kostakis
  • Bruno Morphet
  • Elleven (El Gordo and Kanan K7)
  • Nick Supply
  • Blanka Mazimela (live)
  • Karoo x Chris De Vos
  • Paradise Citizens

The market is filled with a variety of gourmet food vendors. Aside from the fully stocked bars, they also have a few speciality bars in the market which will have slightly different offerings.


Rhone Homestead is one of the oldest manor houses dating from 1795. It is situated amidst picturesque lawns and heritage roses.

Sexy Groovy Love can’t wait for you to join them for the first time at this beautiful location as they make it their new home!

In true SGL fashion, you can expect a breath-taking venue, world-class music and immersive decor, the combination is sure to feast your senses.

Lighthouse Festival 2020 _ Cape Town

Lighthouse Festival is an underground electronic music festival in Porec / Croatia and Cape Town / South Africa.

Line Up:

  • dj buhle
  • fka mash
  • hvob live (clubset)
  • lichterloh
  • messive muzik
  • muallem
  • paquita gordon
  • vicmari live

Tickets are selling out fast so get yours soon to avoid disappointment!

NB: you will need to show your pre-sold lighthouse festival ticket at the soetwater resort to gain access to soetwater resort.
  • Cost:
    • SOLD OUT - Super Early Bird
    • SOLD OUT - Early Bird
    • SOLD OUT - Phase 1
    • R370 - Phase 2
    • R160 - There & Back Bus
  • When: 29 February - 1 March, 12pm - 12pm
  • Venue: Soetwater Resort, Cape Town
  • More Info: Lighthouse Festival 2020 _ Cape Town

Cape Town Pride Mardi Gras

OUTReach Africa hosts Cape Town Pride and multiple LGBTI+ events in Cape Town and surrounds.

Pride provides a platform for every part of Cape Town’s LGBTI+ community (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, questioning, intersex, non-binary, asexual, polysexual, genderqueer and gender variant people) to raise awareness of LGBT+ issues and campaign for the freedoms that will allow them to live their lives on a genuinely equal footing.

The annual Parade through the heart of the CBD gives them a chance to be visible and speak loudly to the rest of the city about what they have achieved, how far they have come and what is still needed.

Line Up:

  • Latheem Gabriel
  • Miloh Ramai
  • 3D
  • Manila von Teez
  • 3 Tons of Fun
  • Groovy Q
  • Spinsista Mitzi
  • Zoe Zana
  • Craig Lucas

Pride includes people of every race and faith, whether disabled or able-bodied, and all sexualities and genders including lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, queer, questioning, intersex, trans*, genderqueer, gender variant or non-binary as well as straight and cis allies.

Cape Town Pride is run entirely by volunteers who came together as Cape Town Pride LGBT+ Community Pride in 2014 to find a way to deliver a Pride that Cape Town deserves.

  • Cost:
    • R50 - General Access
    • R130 - General Access with Cap
    • R150 - General Access with Mug
  • When: 29 February, 1pm - 9pm
  • Venue: Reddam Field, Green Point Urban park
  • More Info: Facebook Event

The Grand Street Party - SA Cocktail Week 2020

SA Cocktail Week - "The Grand Street Party" kicks off South Africa's biggest Cocktail Festival - where some of the country's most premium brands, bars and industry role players come together in one place to shake up tantalising cocktails and introduce enthusiasts to the latest trends, both locally and worldwide.

SA Cocktail Week is not only the first ever week-long cocktail festival to take place in South Africa but also serves as one of the most vibrant celebrations of our local industry. This 3rd annual signature event is dedicated to crafted cocktails and the very best of South Africa's bar scene; featuring bar hopping tours, masterclasses, an awards ceremony and more.

On Saturday, 29 February 2020 South Africa’s Biggest Cocktail Festival comes to Cape Town with a stellar line-up with electronic acts like Pascal & Pearce, Strange Loving and live acts like Yanga Sobetwa, Jarrad Ricketts. With 15 pop-up bars, cocktail lovers can enjoy the best of local spirits and trendy drinks in a grand street party with over 30 spirit brands like Cruz Vodka, Galliano, Jim Beam, Passoã, Leonista Karoo Agave, Hendricks Gin, Tequila Patron, Absolut Vodka, Bacardi Rum, Sierra Tequila, Duchess G&T, Monin, Tanqueray and more featured in other editions.

The festival’s theme is “Grand White Street Party” and SA Cocktail Festival 2020 offers organised tastings and the opportunity to learn insider secrets to making top-quality drinks at home.

The festival is stepping up the educational and informational aspect of creating cocktails with Masterclasses by some of the top bartenders in and around Cape Town. Each class will accommodate 15–20 attendees per session, book your spot ASAP!

Join the Street Party with cocktails, games, food and top of the line DJs.

  • Cost: Ticket includes Complimentary Cocktail & Masterclass
    • R125 - Entry Only (Does not include free cocktail or masterclass)
    • R150 - Super Early Bird
    • R195 - Early Bird
    • R230 - FOMO Bird
    • R300 - At the Door (Subject to availability)
  • When: 29 February, 11am - 10:30pm
  • Venue: 24 Waterkant St, Cape Town
  • More Info: Facebook Event

March 2020

This time of year Cape Town feels like a never ending summer party - and March sure is bringing the heat!

Gin & Tonic Festival - CPT - 2020

For Cape Town’s gin lovers, March 2020 will start on a familiar high note as the Original Gin & Tonic Festival transforms the iconic Old Biscuit Mill into an elaborate celebration of craft gin culture.

South Africa’s most entertaining premium spirit event, the festival offers a highly engaging showcase of the country’s best-loved, undiscovered and newly crafted gin brands, joined by a selection of iconic internationals.

With multiple music stages, and an all-day line-up of diverse tunes and beats to keep you dancing all day, and Cape Town’s most colourful street food chefs bringing you a bounty of exciting eats to line those stomachs, we can't wait to come together in celebration of the makers, merchants and mixers behind South Africa’s most exciting spirit.

  • Cost:
    • R150 - Single Entry
    • R140 - group of 4
    • R130 - Group of 6
    • R125 - Group of 8
  • When: 1 March, 11am - 6pm
  • Venue: The Old Biscuit Mill, Albert Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town
  • More Info: Gin & Tonic Festival - CPT - 2020

Huawei KDay 2020

The Cape’s hottest music festival, featuring South Africa’s hottest artists… Brought to you by the Mother City’s hottest station!

Huawei KDay, inspired by the Huawei Nova 5T, returns to Meerendal Wine Estate on 7 March 2020 for a music festival experience like no other.

Join your favourite Kfm 94.5 presenters for a family-friendly day in the sunshine, while taking in the best that local music has to offer.

Line Up:

  • Rowlene
  • Emo Adams & Tarryn Lamb
  • Jimmy Nevis
  • Craig Lucas
  • The Kiffness
  • TiMO ODV
  • Shekhinah
  • Youngsta CPT
  • Mi Casa
  • GoodLuck
  • Mango Groove

Get ready to turn up the heat with Huawei KDay 2020!

  • Cost:
    • R165 - Child General Access
    • R320 - Adult General Access
    • R550 - KFM Chill Zone (No u18s)
  • When: 7 March, 11am - 7pm
  • Venue: Meerendal Wine Estate, Vissershok Rd, Durbanville Hills
  • More Info: Huawei KDay 2020

We Love Summer Last Dance

Join We Love Summer in their favourite venue of all time to celebrate the closing of this summer's love story ♥

They're going back to the paradise home, Blue Rock, for the one last time this season, and can't wait for a magical celebration with our closest friends honouring a love of the sun and music.

Line Up:

  • More TBA

This venue has limited parking. Please shuttle or carpool and have at least one designated driver. Organisers have implemented a R100 parking fee for all cars with less than four people. All proceeds go to charity. Fill your car, help the planet and parking is FREE. There will be no fee before 1PM, so arrive early to park FREE ♥ .

Shuttle departures from Sea Point Library (11am, 12:30pm and 3pm). The return will be hourly from 8pm until midnight.

  • Cost:
    • SOLD OUT - Super Early Bird
    • R300 - Early Bird
  • When: 7 March, 11am - 12am
  • Venue: Blue Rock, Sir Lowry's Pass Rd, Somerset West
  • More Info: We Love Summer Last Dance

Ramfest 2020 - Cape Town

Ramfest returns this March, and they are coming in HOT!

It is with great excitement that RAM and Patriot Productions welcome The Black Dahlia Murder (USA) to South Africa for Ramfest 2020. Herewith your line up for the 13th of March 2020:

Line Up:

  • The Black Dahlia Murder (USA)
  • Van Coke Kartel (reunion show)
  • Facing the Gallows
  • Peasant
  • Metallica Tribute
  • Stoker
  • The Valley
  • Thread of Omen
  • Indika Black
  • Human Nebula
  • Ohgod
  • Ill System
  • Rhakshah

It's all going down at Hillcrest Quarry - tickets are selling out fast so get yours now to avoid disappointment.

  • Cost:
    • R150 - TRUST US tickets (SOLD OUT)
    • R250 - EARLY BIRD (SOLD OUT)
    • R300 - PRE SOLD
    • R350 - ON THE DAY (Subject to availability)
  • When: 13 March, 6pm - 1am
  • Venue: Hillcrest Quarry, Tygerberg Valley Rd, Durbanville, Cape Town
  • More Info: Ramfest 2020 - Cape Town

21st annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2020

Come and experience this once-in-a-lifetime jazz spectacular. Official sponsors of the 21st annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival are The Department of the Arts and Culture, , Independent Media, AYO Technologies Solutions, Engen, Scottish Leader, Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages, SAB ABInbev, Raymond Weil, Heart 104.9 FM and Host City – the City of Cape Town.

The following artists will take to the CTIJF 2020 stage:

  • Abdullah Ibrahim SOUTH AFRICA
  • Bombshelter Beast (SOUTH AFRICA)
  • Earl Sweatshirt (USA)
  • Elementaal INDIA/ SOUTH AFRICA
  • Ezra Collective (UNITED KINGDOM)
  • Femi Koya NIGERIA
  • Gabi Motuba SOUTH AFRICA
  • Grassy Spark (SOUTH AFRICA)
  • Jacob Collier UK
  • Joel Ross (USA)
  • Judith Sephuma (SOUTH AFRICA)
  • Kuaetnika (INDONESIA)
  • KWETU TRIO feat. Aaron Rimbui, Herbie Tsoaeli and Ayanda
  • Lady Zamar SOUTH AFRICA
  • Mandisi Dyantyis SOUTH AFRICA
  • Manou Gallo (CÔTE D’IVOIRE)
  • Many more...

Tickets are selling out fast so get yours now to avoid disappointment!

The 4th Annual South African International Tattoo Convention

The South African International Tattoo Convention is an annual event hosted in Cape Town at the Lookout in the V&A Waterfront, Granger Bay.

Each year 90 of the world’s best tattooers from over 15 countries come together, by invitation, to show their work at the South African Tattoo Convention. As the convention keeps focus solely on the authentic culture of tattooing the event promises to remain an intimate, high quality professional experience.

Whether you are a dedicated enthusiast or simply want to learn more about tattooing, they encourage you to come and check the show out for yourself. You can be sure to meet the best tattooers in the world and have a weekend filled with good food, music, beer and great vibes!

  • Cost:
    • R195 - Friday Pass
    • R280 - Saturday Pass
    • R240 - Sunday Pass
    • R590 - Weekend Pass
  • Venue: The Lookout, V&A Waterfront, Granger Bay
  • More Info: Facebook Event

April 2020

Things are getting wild this April! From epic clashes to outdoor gatherings like never before, check out how Cape Town plans to party this April 2020!

Strolla Pool Party x Dare to Share

Strolla are sending off summer in true style with a special pool party at your favourite local in collaboration with Tové Experience, where you will indulge in the new Tanqueray Gin Bar and newly renovated Corona Deck!

You are invited to sip on bespoke Tanqueray and Fitch & Leedes cocktails, sit back with a bucket of Corona’s, dance and create a splash in the newly refurbished pool at The Peninsula.

A limited food menu will be on offer throughout the day for your own account. Sushi bar, braai stations, and some of our favourites are what you can expect to indulge in!

This year Strolla are proud to announce a collaboration with the Dare 2 Share Charity. They will be donating a percentage of all tickets and tables sold to Dare 2 Share to help assist their continued support systems.

So don’t miss out, throw on your summer shorts or a bikini, pack your towel and sunscreen and arrive early for a day of music and awesome spring vibes!

Please Note: There is NO parking available at the venue - partygoers are advised to use Uber, Taxify or Bolt
  • Cost:
    • R150 - Early Swimmer (Super Limited)
    • R180 - General Swimmer (Limited)
  • When: 4 April, 12pm - 9pm
  • Venue: Strolla, 313 Beach Rd, Sea Point, Cape Town
  • More Info: Strolla Pool Party x Dare to Share

Two Oceans Marathon 2020

The Two Oceans Marathon is the most attended running race in South Africa. It also boasts some of the best views you can experience while competing for such a prestigious title.

Africa’s biggest running event - regarded fondly by many as the world’s most beautiful marathon - spans 56km / 35miles of unrivalled scenic splendour. Cape Town’s most prestigious race takes place every year in the Mother City, the World’s Leading Festival and Events Destination, on Easter Saturday – 11 April 2020 and 3 April 2021.

The Two Oceans Marathon is host to more than 30 000 runners who tackle the 56km Ultra Marathon, Half Marathon, Trail Runs or cluster of Fun Runs.

The Mansion

Hidden in the hills of Bishopscourt, The Mansion comes to life with music, fashionable people and good energy on Saturday, 18 April.

Escape from reality and indulge in the botanical views of the palatial luxe mansion, delight in summer fun in our tropical pool setting and dance away to groovy tunes and captivating beats!

A mixture of house, deep house and hip hop is what you are in for!

Line Up:

  • Khanya "kyeezi" Siyengo
  • Brett Lee Aitken
  • Kanan K7
  • Anthea Scholtz
  • Funky G
  • Playground Twins
  • Adyn Dust Aenmey
  • Carlo Massa
  • Viktoria

Expect an out-of-this-world experience with exceptional production and sound design, enthralling entertainment and a fun-filled day of laughter, bubbly and friends!

Join Fashion Clubbers in an exclusive setting and create unforgettable memories! Bring your swimming gear, dancing shoes and enjoy the last of the summer sun!

Ticket holders will be sent the exact address to this one
  • Cost:
    • R220 - Loyalty Ticket Includes welcome drink (SOLD OUT)
    • R260 - Phase 1
    • R290 - Phase 2
    • R320 - Phase 3
  • When: 18 April, 2pm - 10:30pm
  • Venue: Bishopscourt, Western Cape
  • More Info: The Mansion

MixedFeelings' 3rd Birthday Ft. Roberto Surace (ITA)

MixedFeelings cannot wait to show you all what's in store for their next party.

They are bringing some overseas influence with an international artist that is sure to leave a mark here in the hills of Durbanville.

Line Up:

  • Roberto Surace (Italy)
  • Crazy White Boy
  • Strange Loving
  • Casto
  • Funky G
  • IKon
  • Kirby
  • Lewis
  • Jude Brown
  • Two Tone

They hope you join once again on this amazing day filled with laughter and memorable moments to remember forever!


All tickets already purchased will be valid for any future MixedFeelings event. This event however will take place in September. (Date to be confirmed)

  • Cost:
    • R220 - Early Bird General Access
    • R240 - Phase 1 General Access
    • R280 - Phase 2 General Access
    • R320 - Phase 3 General Access
    • R300 - Early Bird VIP
    • R320 - Phase 1 VIP
    • R370 - Phase 2 VIP
  • When: POSTPONED - September 2020
  • Venue: Hillcrest Quarry, Tygerberg Valley Rd, Bellville
  • More Info: MixedFeelings' 3rd Birthday Ft. Roberto Surace (ITA)

WWE Live Cape Town

Want to experience the thrill and raw energy of a WWE match LIVE! This April Grandwest Casino and Big Concerts bring you an epic line up of the very best WWE has to offer! Watch your favourite wrestler pile drive and choke slam their way to victory!

The family-friendly events will feature WWE Superstars including Seth Rollins™, Becky Lynch™, Charlotte Flair™, Bobby Lashley™, The O.C.™, Ricochet™, Aleister Black™ and more*

  • Cost: From R515 pp
  • When: 29 April, 8pm - 11pm
  • Venue: Grandwest Casino & Entertainment World, 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Goodwood
  • More Info: WWE Live Cape Town

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