2017 Events in Cape Town

The Sun Met

January 2018 TBC

One of the most prestigious and anticipated events on Cape Town's social calendar,…

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Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

November to April annually.

Bring family and friends every Sunday afternoon to relax on the lawns with a…

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Hermanus Whale Festival

29 September - 1 October 2017

Celebrating the Southern Right Whale, the annual Hermanus Whale Festival is an…

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Shakespeare at Maynardville Open-Air Theatre

Various dates between January and March annually

Inspired by the annual productions in London's Regent Park, Shakespeare has been…

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Absa Cape Epic

19 - 26 March 2017

The Absa Cape Epic has established itself as a prestigious international sporting…

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Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour

12 March 2017

The Argus is the largest timed sporting event on earth, attracting more than…

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Two Oceans Marathon

14 - 15 April 2017

Boasting some of the most spectacular scenery of any road running event on earth,…

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Cape Town International Jazz Festival

31 March to 1 April 2017

Ranked as one of the five best jazz festivals around the world, the Cape Town…

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