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2022 Events in Cape Town

The Sun Met

TBC 2022

Formerly known as the J&B Met, the Sun Met is the premier horseracing event…

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Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

November — April annually

The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts are idyllic experiences set beneath the…

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Hermanus Whale Festival

30 Sep to 2 Oct 2022

The annual Hermanus Whale Festival is an enviro-arts festival, celebrating local…

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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 is performed…

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Absa Cape Epic

19 – 26 March

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

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Cape Town Cycle Tour

12 March 2023

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

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Two Oceans Marathon

TBC 2023

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

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Cape Town International Jazz Festival

TBC

Ranked as one of the best jazz festivals in the world, the Cape Town International…

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