Cape Town – The Mother City is shaking it
up in December as you start the weekend off with a live performance from Grassy Spark or get
into the Ke’Dezemba feel with the Musgrave Gin and tonic
With Christmas around the corner, Cape Town
is pulling out all the stops to get you festive ready – make your way to the Pinelands craft and
gift fair. Travel back in time to the 60s at the Flower power festival in
will you be spending the December vibes during the 8 - 10 December?
Grassy Spark performs
live at Cafe Roux – from 19:00 – 24:00. Tickets cost R 100 and can be purchased
DO: Head to the Lourensford Twilight
Market for sweet treats and local
crafts – open from 17:00 – 21:00.
Entrance is free.
Enjoy Musgrave Gin and tonics
on tap at the Ghilbi Bar – open from 16:00 onward. Tickets cost R and can
be purchased here.
Take part in a Colombian tradition of
lighting the first candles of Christmas at the City Bowl Health kitchen.
Open from 20:00 – 24:00. There will be live music and more.
#JingleBells: Must-do Christmas markets
The Rudimentals are
performing live at the Farmhouse rocks – from 13:30 – 19:30. Tickets cost R
100 per adult and R 20 for kids under 12 – purchase tickets
DO: Get your grooviest outfit together for the Muizenberg Festival of
flower power – open from 18:00 – 24:00. Tickets cost R 45 and can be
All the delicious vegan and vegetarian food at the Festive feast bring and
braai event. Open from 13:00 – 17:00. It will take place at the Pinelands
Find all the Christmas gifts you will need at the Pinelands craft and
gift fair – open from 09:00.
#LastMinute Festive Season: The Mother City
events to do
Matthew Mole is
performing live at Kirstenbosch from 16:00. The summer concert sessions
have begun – jive to this talented local artist. Tickets cost R 185 – 280 and
can be purchased here.
DO: Get the kids
together and head to the open air screening of
Moana – open from 16:00 – 22:00. It will take place at the Kelvin Grove
club. Tickets cost R 89 – R 175 per person, purchase tickets here.
The best burger and lobsters in town at the Burger and Lobster
– now open on Sundays. Open from 11:00 – 23:00.
Groove to the Soulful Sunday session
at the Hard Rock Cafe – open from 20:00 onward.
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