SA Insider: Celebrate the December feel across Mzansi

2017-11-30 21:00 - Ishani Chetty
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Cape Town - December is not just a month in South Africa - it is a lifestyle and we have the hottest events for you to attend. Welcome to the most relaxed and party filled month across South Africa - the time where it's okay to pop open a cold one on Wednesday. 

SEE:FindYourEscape: Summer Festivals across SA 

In order to set the mood of absolute holiday bliss we have the start of the month sorted for you. The first weekend of December is going to be a banger - head to these events across Mzansi to make the best Summer memories with your friends and family. 

If you are the City of Gold - check out the East Rand show to get you in the mood for the fresh year that is coming our way or head to SMAC Gallery for a solo exhibition of charcoal drawings and paintings by Johann Louw. Experience a session of laughter at the POPArt Theatre for #theboxcomedy.

The weekend is lit in Cape Town with the latest groove and activity line up for the festive season - let loose at Mercury Live as you jam to Ann Jangle as she performs a stellar line up of vocals. The long awaited Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival is here - dress to impress in black or white with a splash of summer. The renowned season of Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts has begun - head out to watch Mi Casa perform live. 

Durbs is keeping it all Christmas for the start of December with the Christmas lights, market and family braai. Slow jam to the smoothest reggae music at the Reggae meets HipHop event. Pig out at the all you can Eat Greek buffet

The festive season is sweeping through Port Elizabeth with Michael Ferguson kicking off the weekend vibes with a live performance or head to Tropical juice and get your feet and hips moving. Santa season is here and Port Elizabeth has the best events to attend - make your way to the Christmas cheer braai to feel the celebrations come alive. Experience the Dinos Alive with the family and make it a memorable event for the kids. 

SEE: #JingleBells: Must-do Christmas markets across SA. 

Where will you be from Friday, 1 December to Sunday 3 December? 

Check out what is hot and happening in the city by clicking on the city below for details on what to do and where to be this weekend. 





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SEE: #LastMinute Festive Season: Events you can't miss out in Port Elizabeth 

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