Cape Town Events

Festival | Concerts | Sport | There is always something going on in and around Cape Town. The city is known as the sporting, arts, food and cultural centre of South Africa. If you're into theatre, biking, wine tasting, music, sport or shopping, this is your town! December and January are the really busy time for holiday visitors staying in Cape Town Accommodations, but there are plenty of exciting events in Cape Town throughout the year.

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Attention Event Managers 
Should you wish to have your event featured on this site - please forward the details to res1@cape-town-hotels.travel 
Cape Town Whisky Live Festival
Place: The Lookout, Granger Bay Boulevard, V&A Waterfront   (12 Apr 2018 - 14 Apr 2018 )

The Cape Town Whisky Live Festival has grown into the largest whisky and lifestyle event of its kind. The festival attracts more visitors and brands than any other whisky festival globally.

Constantia Food & Wine Festival
Place: Constantia Uitsig Cricket Oval  (17 Apr 2018 - 19 Apr 2018 )

The Constantia Food and Wine Festival will no longer be taking place. Keep watching our page for updates. 

Cape Town Good Food and Wine Show
Place: Cape Town International Convention Centre  (02 Jun 2018 - 04 Jun 2018 )

The Cape Town Good Food and Wine Show is set to wet the appetites of Cape Town foodies...

Cape Town Funny Festival
Place: Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch, Cape Town  (10 Jul 2018 - 06 Aug 2018 )

Experience the best in stand-up comedy this winter at Cape Town’s Baxter Theatre with talent from across the world and of course our very own local talent.

TOPS at SPAR Bierfest Cape Town
Place: Sun Park at Grandwest Casino   (28 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018 )

South Africa’s largest and most comprehensive festival of beer returns for a seventh successive year. Two days of beer judging, tasting, workshops, beer games and beerpong...

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts
Place: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens  (19 Nov 2018 - 01 Apr 2019 )

Lazy summer evenings, breathtaking views, friends and music. Every Sunday, from November to April, let Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts entertain you at this quintessential Cape Town get-together.

Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival
Place: Huguenoet Monument, Franschhoek.  (01 Dec 2018 - 02 Dec 2018 )

The annual Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival, presented by MasterCard, promises to be a highlight on the social calendar...

Adderley Street Festive Lights
Place: Adderley Street, Cape Town  (03 Dec 2018 )

Join the masses for a party as the mayor lights up one of Cape Town’s oldest streets for the festive season...

Mother City Queer Project
Place: Cape Town - Cape Town City Hall  (17 Dec 2018 )

A Queer Art Party Project with a different theme each year, fancy-dress-clad revellers, a fantastic venue and an array of top DJs, the MCQP is the mother of all parties in Cape Town.

Cape Minstrel Carnival
Place: Cape town City centre  (01 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019 )

The Carnival begins on New Year's Day with extravagant street parades with colourful costume competitions and marches through the city streets from District Six.

The Sun Met Horse Race
Place: Kenilworth Racecourse  (27 Jan 2019 )

The stage is set for a record day in every respect when the gates open at Kenilworth Racecourse for one of South Africa’s biggest summer racing, fashion & entertainment occasions, and Africa’s hottest horseracing event...

Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town
Place: Val de Vie Estate (Paarl/Franschhoek Valley)  (04 Mar 2019 )

Announcing the 2017 Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town – an infusion of chic fashion, fast chukkas...

Cape Town Cycle Tour
Place: Cape Town  (11 Mar 2019 )

Come and experience the most happening place on the planet, Cape Town, South Africa, Sunday 11th March 2018. Thirty-five thousand cyclists embark on arguably the most scenic cycling race in the world.

South African Navy Festival
Place: Simon's town  (17 Mar 2019 - 19 Mar 2019 )

Kindly note that the SA Navy will not be hosting the annual Navy Festival in 2018 in Simon's Town but will be back again in 2019.

Wholesome Bread Cape Town Big Walk
Place: Cape Town  (18 Mar 2019 )

The Cape Town Big walk returns...

Cape Town International Jazz Festival
Place: Cape Town International Convention Centre  (23 Mar 2019 - 24 Mar 2019 )

Cape Town International Jazz Festival is Cape Town biggest annual music event. Brings over 40 international and local jazz artists to perform over 2 days...

Cape Town Tattoo Expo
Place: Cape Town City Hall  (24 Mar 2019 - 26 Mar 2019 )

Get ready for a weekend filled with innovative tattoo techniques, international artists and beautiful artistry... 

Two Oceans Marathon
Place: Cape Town  (31 Mar 2019 )

This is by far the most scenic ultra-marathon in the world. It's also one of the toughest, with the route taking runners over the gruelling Chapman's Peak and Constantia Nek.