Lifestyle

Nuy Valley Feast

Nuy Valley Feast

9 – 10 May
Venue: Nuy Road, 6851 Worcester

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Riebeek Valley Annual Olive Festival

Riebeek Valley Annual Olive Festival

3 & 4 May
Venue: Kloovenburg Wine & Olive Estate

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A Food & Wine Affair – Postponed

A Food & Wine Affair – Postponed

Was 15 – 16 February – now scheduled for November 2014.
Venue: Lourensford Wine Estate

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Talks & Enrichment

Vaux Le Vicomte – The most beautiful house in the world

Vaux Le Vicomte – The most beautiful house in the world

11 June 2014
Venue: Casa Labia

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Open Book Cape Town

Open Book Cape Town

17 – 21 September
Venue: The Fugard Theatre

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Days of the Dinosaur

Days of the Dinosaur

2 – 21 August
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre

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Classical Music & Jazz

Raga Fantasy

Raga Fantasy

14 June 2014
Venue: CTICC

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Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in b-minor (BWV 232) with Andreas Scholl

Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in b-minor (BWV 232) with Andreas Scholl

2 – 3 May
St. George’s Cathedral
Endler Hall, Stellenbosch Music Conservatory

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Easter Weekend Music at the Waterfront

Easter Weekend Music at the Waterfront

18 – 20 April 2014
Venue: V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre

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Comedy

State of the Nation Address: Loyiso Gola

State of the Nation Address: Loyiso Gola

8 – 16 August 2014
Venue: Baxter Theatre

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The Long Shots Short Rounds

The Long Shots Short Rounds

Every fourth Thursday
Venue: Players Restaurant & Bar

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Cape Town Fringe Festival

Cape Town Fringe Festival

25 September to 5 October 2014
Venue: City Hall and various venues throughout Cape Town and Langa

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Family & Kids

Hippity Hop, Easter is on its way

Hippity Hop, Easter is on its way

19 – 21 April 2014
Venue: The Wall Cottage Eatery

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Magical Easter Egg Hunt

Magical Easter Egg Hunt

20 April 2014
Venue: Table Mountain

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SA National Circus

SA National Circus

18 – 21 April 2014
Venue: Willow Road

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Current Reviews

“It was the best of tries, it was the worst of tries”:  Committie and Fridjhon Tackle Rugby

“It was the best of tries, it was the worst of tries”: Committie and Fridjhon Tackle Rugby

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

They touch upon the rituals of rugby including an entertaining take on the institution of the South African braai, complete with the women preparing a potato salad that nobody eats. “Everybody eats my potato salad,” piped up a woman from the audience and thus “potato salad” was immediately worked into the show as the get out of jail free card if they wanted to change the direction or pace of the comedy.

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Free Yoga on the Prom

Free Yoga on the Prom

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mirkovic’s enthusiasm for instructing yoga outdoors comes across easily, and she often suggested that while in the pose, we feel the sun on our skin and breathe in the fresh scent of the sea. Add to this the sound of the waves and the children playing nearby, and outdoor yoga becomes an experience which delights the senses. She is quite right when she notes, “There is nothing quite like the feeling of that orange glow on your skin as you say goodbye to your week.”

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The Livin’ is Easy at Constantia Food and Wine Fest

The Livin’ is Easy at Constantia Food and Wine Fest

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

With 40 wines from the Constantia Valley laid out in one strip of convenience, visitors were able to top up on a different taste of wine whenever they found that their complimentary wine glasses had run dry. It’s a good thing that the Constantia daddies are rich and the mommies good looking, as the R 150 ticket… only allowed for a sample tasting of 5-10 wines. But let’s not look at the glass as ¾ empty. This is the only event of the year where one can taste and compare the entire Constantia valley under one tasting tent, and that in itself is a treat.

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