SA Insider: Get Cozy in Cape Town

2017-08-20 11:13 - Ishani Chetty
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Cape Town is picking up the pace as we welcome Spring - events across the city will be setting you in the mood for this new season.

Mark the date to attend the Spring Fest that is jam packed with music and entertainment from the 25 - 27 August or head on over to the 'The Art of Civilized bushwacking' for an evening of games and mystery.

The Final feast of the season is upon us and is not to be missed - get into the Friday groove at Feastival. Enjoy the wonderful flavors at the Noble Vice Wine and Culinary event - as it promises to send your taste-buds on an adventure. 

What are your plans for the weekend of the 25 - 27 August? 

Friday, 25 August 

SEE: All the latest trends in bridal wear and wedding events at the Tygervalley Expo open from 25 August - 27 August. Starting at 09:00 - 17:00, entrance is FREE and it promises to have the best bargains for wonderful bridal goods. 

DO: Celebrate the start of spring at the Spring Fest 2017 feat Mandragora, NOK & many others, a festival of music and fun running from 25 August - 26 August. Taking place at Cape Town Ostrich Ranch , tickets cost R 190 and can be purchased here

TASTE: The flavors of mystery and suspicion at 'The Art of Civilized bushwacking' event held at Fork Restaurant. The 1940's being the main theme - with poker faces and an evening of course tapas delight, from 19:00 - 22:00. Tickets can be purchased here and cost R370 per person. The evening is a fun filled game involving all the guests. 

EXPLORE: The Final Feast - where the live music, wine and delicious food vendors will keep you on your feet all night. Tickets cost R 130 and can be purchased here. Open from 19:00 - 02:00 - enjoy the night at the hottest spot in Cape Town. 

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Saturday, 26 August 

SEE: 60 of the selected winning portraits at the Sanlam Portrait award of 2017 - a true wonder of art that has been created, showing at Michaelis Gallery . Entrance is FREE - open from 11:00 -14:00. The exhibition is called Portrait 100 Opening exhibition.

DO: Head to Cavendish Square for the best bargain on books at the Charity book sale from 09:00 - 17:00.

TASTE: Enjoy the divine flavors of the Montpellier wines at the Radisson Blu hotel Waterfront for Saturday Supper Club- costing R 345 per person. Meals are paired with the ideal Montpellier wines for an unforgettable taste.

EXPLORE: The Obs Vinyl fair, taking place at the Touch of Madness Restaurant - a chilled party to set you in the mood for a magical Saturday night. There will be live music, delicious food and vinyls on sale. 

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Sunday, 27 August 

SEE: Innovative local designers, local produce, delicious market treats and more at the Social Market in Claremont, from 10:00 - 15:00. Entrance is FREE.

DO: Partake in Blisters for bread - whether it be a brisk walk or a run at either 5km or 10km. It is a fun event to get involved in for a good cause. The 10km race starts at 07:00 and the 5km race starts at 08:00. 

TASTE: The tantalizing 6 course tasting menu at the Noble Vice Wine & Culinary event inclusive of the most mouth-watering meals and elegant wines of Cape Town. Tickets cost R 690 and can be purchased here. The event will be hosted at the Old Biscuit mill in Woodstock. 

EXPLORE: The launch of the new Anchor Sunday Market taking place at Canvas Event Space - a market here to stay and will be open every Sunday. Live music and a wonderful opening event for the whole family from 10:00 - 16:00.

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