SA Insider: Chill out in Cape Town

2017-08-07 07:22 - Ishani Chetty
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The Mother City is buzzing with its usual activity for the weekend of the 11 - 13 August 2017.

The feel of Women's Month is strong within the city as there are a number of celebrations taking placing. With so much to do and so many options to choose from, make the most of your weekend from 11 - 13 August 2017

Friday, 11 August

SEE: If you are looking for a local laugh then head over to the Protea Fire and Ice Hotel to watch John Vlimas The good racist perform stand-up comedy. The show starts at 20:15 - 22:00. Tickets cost R 120 and can be purchased here. 

DO: Attend the Fireside Yoga and meditation to calm the storm of the week within - from 18:00 - 19:15 at IndiPam Yoga house. Entrance to the class cost R 100.

TASTE: Have as much soup as you like at the Soup and sherry event - held at Ruslamere Hotel, spa and conference centre. There is a choice of 4 soups and the whole family is welcome at R75 per person. Enjoy a complimentary glass of sherry. Open from 18:30 - 21:30. 

EXPLORE: A wonderful gin and jazz event - where you can taste exquisite gins at the Devon Valley Hotel from 18:00 onward.

Head out for a round of drinks with your friends READ: Cape Town made the list for cheapest city to buy a round of drinks in

Saturday, 12 August

SEE: Sustainable goods and produce sold at the Thriving and Sustainable market - from 10:30 - 13:30. Entrance is FREE. It is held at the Novalis Ubuntu Institute.

DO: In commemoration of Women's month - celebrate at the Women's Day High tea at The Atlantic Imbizo from 13:30 - 17:00. It costs R 120 per person for the event. 

TASTE: The new flavours of Big Route Pizzeria as they launch their new menu from 19:00 onward. There will be an assortment of gin and wine tastings available. 

EXPLORE: The Winter pop up market at the Old Biscuit Mill - from 09:00 - 14:00, entrance is FREE. For all the latest trends in fashion, design and delicious food!

Sunday, 13 August

SEE: All the food, fun and crafts at the Market Sunday - at the Market in the Barn in Durbanville. A lovely outing for the whole family. Open from 10:00 - 15:30.

DO: Head on over to Delheim Wines in Stellies for the Cheese fondue and live jazz Sundays - it is the perfect way to unwind. Starting from 12:30 - 15:30. Tickets cost R 230 per person. Booking is essential.

TASTE: The amazing flavours of Mexican food at Fat Cactus Sunday special - happy hour and 2 for 1 tacos. Starting from 12:00 onward. Taking place at the Woodstock foundry. 

EXPLORE: The wonderful world of 3- D mini golf that is glow in the dark - a fun activity for you and the kids. Open all day long from 10:00  at The Gallery Shopping Centre. It cost R 130 per person.

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