What’s On Wednesday | 28 Feb – 7 Mar 18

We’re pretty sure this is what you have been looking for. You have found it, your weekly list of events in one spot on a blog that has a variety of events lined up! Giving you a multitude of choices from one Wednesday to the next making life easier for you to find as many events as we could possibly find, all in one space. If we missed an event or you are planning, know of or have an event please connect with us via our contact page.

Wednesday 28 February 2018
Wed: Asian Inspired ~ feed your body ~ Cooking Class
Pre-booking | info@gingerandlime.co.za| Wondering what kinds of things we will be serving up? If you know the creator of Ginger & Lime, you will know she adores Asian style food. There is an emphasis on seasonal ingredients which also a focus at Ginger & Lime where possible.  You do not want to miss this interactive cooking experience of fresh Asian flavours… nevermind the amazing atmosphere!
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Vintage Summer Daze
Join us for our FINAL vintage market of the Summer season (before we begin our special “pre-Burn” festival shopping series) and snap up dresses, shorts, denims, swimsuits, sunnies, funky shirts, the cutest little tops & all your fave retro sports brands!
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BFFF Screening and Dialog
The movies are selected each month by the BFFF executive team from a range of submissions, as well as invited productions. As BFFF’s main mission is to create exposure for black film making talent, the main selection criteria for a film is that it has been written, produced or directed by a person of colour.  Each screening includes as Q&A session, where the audience can engage directly with crew members of the movies on display. Whenever possible, the screening events also feature live performances by local music and spoken word artists.In order to go beyond the usual cinema experience,
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Big Bay Market – Wednesday Evening Market
Parking / Pets / All the Rest :: http://on.fb.me/1P0Vpr9 | I LOVE BIG BAY (is usually) held on the last WEDNESDAY evening of the month at the Big Bay Surf Lifesaving club in Blouberg (near Eden on the Bay shopping centre – Otto Du Plessis Drive). Trader applications are only processed through hello@bigbaymarket.co.za
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Hein Reinders – Solo Art Exhibition
Join Hein Reinders for his first solo art exhibition during Cape Town Pride:
Tau | 30 Napier Street, De Waterkant   19:00 – 22:00 | Free Entry
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Hout Bay PETS Quiz at Woodcutters Arms
Help us to raise funds for the fantastic work of HB Pets.
Teams: Maximum 8 people | Cost: R50 per person (directly to HB Pets)
Bookings: Essential – Call Helen on 0724245654
If you can’t join us please consider donating a gift for the raffle.
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Pride Karaoke Party!
Join us at Versatile (the old BarCode) for a night of karaoke! Men and women welcome at the bar for this Karaoke Night! R20 entry.
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Cait Pansegrouw – SWIFT’s Hot Shot of the Month!
As the producer of Inxeba (The Wound), Cait is freshly back from LaLa Land where the film had been shortlisted in the 2018 Oscars Foreign Feature Category.  You can chat to her about what it’s like to play in the Oscar pen (nasty, we believe!), film festivals (Inxeba has traveled to over 45 thus far), development and script-writing in Africa.
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The Land Question Revisited
You’re invited to a public dialogue between community activist Mzi Matigari Sibeko and lawyer Luleka Flatela focusing on the land question and in particular the recent resolution by the ANC to expropriate land without compensation.
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Christo & Cobus live by Watergat Strand
Kom kuier lekker saam met Christo & Cobus! 8pm tot laat! R50 per persoon ingangsfooi – boek julle tafels nou!
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Randy’s Braai Night | until 18 Apr 18
Most LEKKER traditional South African Braai in Cape Town! Make sure you and your pals head to the Randy Warthog on Wednesday nights and be part of the action. The fire starts at 7pm. Tickets ONLY R80.
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Wednesday Night Beginners pottery classes
Join us at Morgan-Wilson Ceramic Studio for a variety ceramic/pottery classes and workshops. We have classes for Kids and Adults. On Tuesday Nights we have our drawing classes from 6-8 pm. On Friday nights from 6-8 pm we have Sculpture classes with Chris. Classes are small for hands-on, so please sign-up beforehand or come and visit us at Triggerfish brewery. For more information please call or whatsapp Tinka on 072 831 3202. We are located in Paardevlei, building 9, De Beers Avenue.
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Warm-Up Wednesday Run
We want to help you get fit for #GunRun2018! Come and join us for a social 5km or 8km jog every Wednesday evening hosted by Atlantic Athletic Club.
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[Image courtesy of The Vineyard Oval Market and AME Consulting]


Earth Fair Market Tokai | Open every Wednesday 3-8pm | Expect to find good local artisanal products, great activities for the kids and a wonderful vibey atmosphere to enjoy.
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Thursday 1 March 2018
Peter Wyness live at City Bowl Market
The Legendary Peter Wyness, will be playing live @ the City Bowl Market on Thursday evening. Free Entrance – doors open for trading @ 4:30 -8:30 pm.
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Underground Royals
Cape Town Hip Hop is lit and Underground Royals is where it’s at on the 1st of March 2018. Underground Royals brings you a diverse mix of authentic sound from Hip Hop to Slam poetry to a host of innovative genres!  You will find us at Freedom Riders Clubhouse, Unit 10A, Fin Park, 12th Avenue, Kensington, Cape Town.
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St George’s Mall Night Market with Urban Brewing Co.
Visit Urban Brewing Co. at the St Georges Mall Night Market on Thursday 1 March! Taste gold award-winning Judas Peak Blonde Ale, silver award-winning Monkey’s Paw Pilsner, and our Tallisman Weiss will be on tap. Urban Brewing Co merchandise (flat peak caps) will be on sale.
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ThatsFunny Comedy Club at Golden Oldies
ThatsFunny Comedy Club is back in Bellville area!  Join us on the first Thursday of every month where we bring you the best in local stand-up comedy in South Africa!
Starting from the 1st March 2018.
Featured Comedians:
Host: Westley Cockrell  | Headliner: Liam Bento  | Support Act: Paul Cowan
Act: Joe Emilio | Act: Chantal Jax Venter

Full bar and Food available. For more info contact: 062 688 1570 / thatsfunnycomedyclub@gmail.com
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Pride Diva’s Extravaganza
Join us for one of Pride’s most fabulous events – Pride Diva’s Extravaganza! This year being hosted at Zer021 Social Club. R50 Entry
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Pride Board Game Night
This one is for the gaymers! Come and play some board games or bring your own! Food and Drinks available!
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Hothouse Mixed Night
B R E A K I N G NEWS!
Celebrating Cape Town’s Pride Festival, we’re bursting with excitement to share with you a very special Mixed Night party ‘Males & Females’ on Thursday, the 1st of March. Entertaining you will be international Celebrity DJ Cambis from Germany, the magnificent “SA Got Talent 2017” Drag Artist Miss Manila VON Teez and Hothouse resident & Cape Town Praid Festival 2018 Offical Opening DJ Bash Rihawi.
This night is NOT to be a MISSED but a night to be REMEMBERED!!
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Pride Beach Picnic
Join Pride for for a lazy sundowner at Clifton 3rd Beach! Chill, relax and watch the sun go down! Bring and picnic and feast fabulously!
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Unbecoming: A solo exhibition by Marie-Louise Koen
Cape Town born Artist and Interior designer Marie-Louise Koen, in association with international women’s month, launches a solo exhibition ‘unbecoming’ on behalf of her
brand llounique by MLK.
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First Thursday With byjono
We are very excited to announce our very first First Thursday in the East City Precinct! In March, we’re joined by Jonathan Ferreira — byjono.co.za — showcasing a curated selection of his images as well as the launch of his zine: Late Night Portrait. One of our favourite South African DJ’s, ANG will be keeping our ears happy with all the best music! Join us in celebrating the occasion with some late night bites, and come crack a cold one… or two.
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ShenFM Live at Cantina Tequila | until 15 Mar 18
Join us every Thursday from 7pm to enjoy the sounds of ShenFM Live! Entrance is free of charge, but be sure to book your table.
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Gareth James Live at Findlays On the Bay | until 29 Mar 18
In his career, Gareth James has rocked with some of the biggest names in the South African music industry, Prime Circle, Dirty Skirts, Mark Haze (Idols Runner Up 2011) & 12th Avenue, Jesse Jordan Band and The Parlotones to name but a few and also featured in The Blue Rock Gospel Festival, alongside the likes of Heinz Winckler and many more.
Make a booking and don’t miss out on Gareth James Live every Thursday @ Findlays
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Afro-Latin Flava Thursday | until 29 Mar 18
Experience the magic of Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba all on one night! Less fuel, more party… convenient right?
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Thursdays at The Station
The Station on Bree turns every Thursday into a Friday. > ! Join us for an evening to remember every Thursday with amazing live entertainment, awesome cocktails and bloody good food! We have a mixture of music this summer and some real good specials.
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Cape Malay Buffet Lunch & Live Jazz
Come and enjoy a traditional yet trendy Cape Malay inspired three course lunch while listening to the soothing sounds of our jazz musicians playing live.  This three course buffet lunch can be enjoyed every Wednesday until Sunday from 12:30pm to 3pm for only R150 per person including a welcome drink. Amazing competitions for guests & friends.
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Noordhoek Community Market at Cape Point Vineyards
Join the Noordhoek locals at Cape Point Vineyards for a taste of the best market fare in the Cape, every Thursday from 4:30 to 8:30pm

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Date Night at Vista Marina Restaurant
Every Thursday night Vista Marina Restaurant CPT presents Date Night. Enjoy the swooning sounds of Ricky Botsis in the intimate setting of our beautiful restaurant whilst enjoying a tapas platter to share and a bottle of Deetlefs Wine Estate wine per table.
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Thursday night Jam in the Pot
The Melting Pot invites you to come to our live music jam session every Thursday night. Entrance is free.
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Earth Fair Market St Georges Mall | Thursdays 11am – 3pm | It is difficult to put into words the special kind of magic that happens in the centre of our beautiful city on a daily basis. There is an energy and a magic that is tangible – I challenge you to take a walk through the Company Gardens and around the city centre to see if you can’t feel it… We, at Earth Fair Market are the luckiest bunch on earth to be able to call the little piece of paradise between Wale Street and Church Street our home every Thursday.
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Friday 2 March 2018
Outdoor Silo District Concert | Symphony Choir of Cape Town
Get the weekend off to a perfect start and come check out the Symphony Choir of Cape Town live at a free concert in the Silo District at the V&A Waterfront (near the Zeitz MOCAA). The concert starts at 7pm but from 5pm some of the retailers in the district will be serving complimentary drinks for all visitors to enjoy. You don’t want to miss out! There are also some great restaurants and bars to check out, including the Yard, Si Cantina Sociale and the Radisson Red. See you there!
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Melodies of the road live at Berties Mooring
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Moonlightmass
We will meet under the circle next to the Greenpoint Stadium.
gather at 8pm and leave at 8:15pm to take over the streets for the evening. Bring lights and dress for the occasion! bikes can be rented from Up Cycles  Coffee and drinks at Baran’s on Greenmarket Square afterwards. #moonlightmass #moonlightcriticalmass
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Pride Shabbat
Join Rabbi Greg for the annual Pride Shabbat at the Temple Israel in Green Point!
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Corks & Forks feat. Keeno Lee & Friends
Our Monthly Friday Food, Music & Family market. 💯😬
Friday 2 March | 17:00-23:00 | FREE ENTRY & PARKING
Food Vendors:
Tailgate  | Wing It| Lekker Coe | Masala Cafe| Simply Homemade | The Pizza Guy

Entertainment by :
Keeno Lee | Garth B | Byron Coe

Craft vendors as well the crew from Indie selling ice cold craft beer out of their awesome truck! Fully stocked and plenty of Bar specials. Supervised kids play area and plenty of other activities. #CanvasEventSpaceCPT #CorksAndForks
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Watergat Strand 80’s Party!
Dress op & Dans met DJ Neels! Kom kuier saam van 9pm tot laat!
Cactus Jack Oestertjies – R15 | Tant Sannie Melktertjies – R10
Dubbel Bacardi Pynappel/Mango met Lemonade/Soda – R45
Dubbel Bacardi Oak & Coke – R30 | 4 x Black Widow Bombs – R80
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STFD sessions at Devil’s Peak Taproom
Join us at the Devil’s Peak Taproom every Friday evening for great beer, food, vibes and of course live music. Each week we’ll be bringing you some of the finest singer/songwriters on the scene at the moment. Music happens from 7-9pm, but Happy hour starts at 5pm, so be sure to get there early! Entrance is free!
March Line-up: Fri 2nd: Matt Carstens
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Dragon Boat Regatta | 16 Feb, 16, 23, 30 Mar 18
Registration is open – lets enter our teams as soon as possible. email: nacsayouthcommittee@gmail.com Cheerleaders.. your practice sessions should also start round about… now… Lets create a great hype and vibe around this traditional event.. The more we show an interest, the better the outcome on the day:)
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Clifton 2nd Fire Jam – 2nd March!
We’re going to keep this spontaneous approach to our Fire Jams during the busy months of Summer – we hope those that should be on the beach will be on the beach!
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Concert | Bongani Sotshononda & United Nations Of Africa
Bongani Sotshononda is an acclaimed Chromatic Marimba/ Marimba Percussionist and composer. For the past twenty years, he has wowed audiences in the country and internationally. He performs on his own, with his marimba duet, trio and full marimba band.
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Mapumba at the CDRA
Cape Town is changing and so is the CDRA. First Thursday, and other such events are encouraging Capetonians and visitors to explore and engage creative spaces in the city. We are starting First Fridays to bring people into our space to enjoy culture, promote community arts, break down the walls between us and build connections and relationships.

As most of you know, CDRA has a lovely soul-filled building in Woodstock at 52-54 Francis Street (between Klein and Kruis) which is the perfect venue for small intimate gatherings.
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PCA WP – SA Biggest Development Show
Be part of our all new Athletes Development Show, where athletes will not only experience the stage but at minimal cost. So if you have a client that would like to enter the fitness industry or you flying in solo, here is the perfect time for you, him or her to shine on the stage, with FREE Tan, FREE Division Entry and FREE Photography. Make your first experience count. All First Timers & Novices are welcome to compete, no restrictions, there is no better way to experience the stage.
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Gin Making Experience | until 16 Mar 18
Join us for a superb Gin Making Experience. Available every Friday from 17h00, join us for a fun filled evening where you craft your own gin in The Gin Lab. Enjoy a welcome gin and tonic which includes a variety of locally foraged botanicals, followed by butler style canapés throughout the evening while our talented Mixologist guides you through the wonderful world of gin and its abundance of flavour. Price: R 495 per person
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Salsa Fridays La Parada
Get your “Salsa/Bachata/Kizomba Fix” tonight & every Friday night at LA PARADA, 107 Bree Street … downstairs from the restaurant in the Catacombs … Kizomba, Bachata & Salsa go underground again! Great food upstairs, a dedicated bar downstairs, air conditioned, Beginners Afro-Latin Class @ 9pm and Party from 10pm – 1am … the Friday night Afro-Latin parties just got better. Cover is R50 … you still get a shooter on entrance … and the best Latin music in Cape Town!
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Lourensford Twilight Market
Join us for our signature #TwilightMarket on the beautiful Lourensford Estate in Somerset West! Bring your loved one, family, friends or even your four-legged kids! Great quality food, a variety of new stalls and seating areas & live entertainment!
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Saturday 3 March 2018
Huawei KDay 2018
Kfm 94.5 and Huawei bring you a feel great music festival you just can’t miss! Huawei KDay is BACK – and we’re bringing SA’s hottest acts to your city…
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STFD presents: Stelth Ulvang (The Lumineers) and Lucy Kruger
We are lucky enough to be hosting Stelth Ulvang of the Lumineers on his next tour to South Africa. When he is not touring the world as part of super acclaimed band, The Lumineers, Stelth hits the road to share his solo material.
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Gert Zandberg live at Watergat Strand
Lekker kuier saam met die talentvolle Gert Zandberg Saterdagaand! 9pm tot laat!
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The Dusty Rhodes Band Live at Jack Black Brewing Company
Join us at the Jack Black Brewing Co. (10 Brigid Rd, Elfindale, Diep River, Cape Town) on Saturday the 3 March 2018 from 12:30pm – 3:30pm. Let the Dusty Rhodes Band entertain you with covers from Rolling Stones, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Neil Young, David Bowie, Beatles, The Eagles, Queen, Jethro Tull and many more…
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For more information on the venue: http://www.jackblackbeer.com/
Tel: +27 21 286 1220  | Email: taproom@jackblackbeer.com
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Italian Festival at Idiom
A carnival atmosphere will be created to entertain lovers of Italian lifestyle. Visitors will be able to enjoy food, vino, prosecco, Italian craft beer and a live band playing Italian and other music each afternoon.
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STFD sessions at Devil’s Peak De Oude
Join us at the Devil’s Peak De Oude every Saturday afternoon for some amazing beer, a gourmet braai, great vibes and of course live music. Each week we’ll be bringing you some of the finest singer/songwriters on the scene at the moment. Music happens from 16h30 to 18h30, but the fires are going and the braai starts at 16h00.
Entrance is free! March Line-up: Sat 3rd: Ruby June
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Word N Sound CPT PoetryLeague (S1E1)
FUN, FRIENDS, FOOD, DRINK and soul serenading POEMS & LIVE MUSIC to make your weekends AMAZING! Introducing Word N Sound Cape Town! Hear something amazing EVERY FIRST SATURDAY of the month as the Cape’s dopest poets battle it out for the title of Word N Sound King/Queen of the mic. Then double up on the ear-gasms as you revel in the brilliance of some of the Cape’s hottest seasoned poets.
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PRIDE AFTER PARTY
Hello ladies You have been waiting, so have we 😉 here it is. The Closet annual Pride After Party!!!!!  Climax with us 💦 Our HOT line up for the evening 🔥🔥🔥
Kixi | MAK  | RetroRootz
See you soon. Tailor Made For You! xoxo
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VGM | 3rd March 2018
Come and join us for food, music and fun in the sun.
-Dogs on leads welcome
-Wheelchair friendly
-Free entrance
-Playground for children
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Silent Disco – Sunset Beach Party 3 March feat. Lady M
The fantastic Lady M will be bringing her skills to Clifton 3rd Beach at our Sunset Silent Disco on SATURDAY, 3 March. Delighting electronic fans across the country and wowing festival goers at Afrikaburn and Rocking the Daisies, this is one artist you don’t want to miss.
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Threads Gathering
We’ve been playing with threads, weaving, knitting, crocheting, embroidering, sewing and knotting at Our Workshop and would love to have a gathering where we can show you what we’ve done and you can show us what you’ve done.
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Sonskynfees
‘n Fees vir die hele familie!
Groot kunstenaars soos Steve HofmeyrEmo AdamsBrendan Peyper,RefentseDie Broers en vele meer wat gaan optree. Lekker kos stalletjies, potjiekos kompetiesie en baie aktiwiteite vir die kinders deur die dag! Kom geniet die fees, ten bate van Alta du Toit Aftercare Centre, saam met ons!
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Gin Tasting | until 31 Mar 18
Gin tasting and distillery tour in a working craft , distillery. Come and sample our award-winning gin made from local botanicals. Bookings please to avoid disappointment.
R60 pp per tasting. (Private tastings for groups of 8-16 people during the week and evenings)
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LaVista Dinner & Show
Every Saturday evening this season Vista Marina Restaurant CPT presents an unrivaled dinner theatre experience with an Ibiza sunset inspired DJ set followed by a live jazz performance by Francesca Biancoli.
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Saturday Markets:
The Palms Décor and Lifestyle Centre Woodstock Market
Find a unique gem of a market – compared to the best in Europe – a Platteland atmosphere, people and characters of note, trading like the good old days on the village square. You won’t get it more real, friendly and personal! Once you’ve been, we know you’ll be back for more!
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Farmers Market in Strand
Farmers Market opening to the public. Many products and fresh produce to choose from. Talented food traders and yummy sweet traders will be there to tickle your taste buds. Great refreshing drinks to decide on. Much more exciting traders are also going to be there. Bring your friends and family and spend the day with local farmers and entrepreneurs. Come enjoy relaxed music and a vibey atmosphere.
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Neighbourgoods Market Cape Town
Is an independent initiative founded in 2006 by entrepreneurs Justin Rhodes and Cameron Munro, whose aim is to revive and reinvent the Public Market as a civic institution. This award-winning market features over 100 specialty traders every Saturday, creating a weekly platform for local farmers, fine-food purveyors, organic merchants, bakers and distributors, grocers, mongers, butchers, artisan producers, celebrated local chefs, and micro enterprises.
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Earth Fair Market Tokai
A top quality market experience. We are all about pasture reared and ethically farmed animal products, fresh produce shopping. Change the way you shop!
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Oranjezicht City Farm and Market Day
Held every Saturday at the historic Granger Bay site of the V&A Waterfront, the OZCF Market Day is a community farmers-style market for independent local farmers and artisanal food producers. At the OZCF Market customers can do weekly food shopping (veg, fruit, bread, organic dairy, free-range eggs, honey, muesli etc), try out some delicious cooked and raw foods and be inspired about helping to build an alternative food system. Additionally, customers can buy edible plants and seedlings, compost and gardening supplies and equipment.
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[Image courtesy of Oranjezicht City Farm and Market Day & Claire Gunn Photography]


Sunday 4 March 2018
Mother City Sessions
The launch of our very first Mother City Sessions. We have a wide range of artists lined up, from poets, to indie musos to DJ’s. Remember, the first one is free! So capitalize on it. The event will be happening at Suntravolta beach bar, at 255 Long Street. (Entrance is in between the Dubliner and Long street café – on the second floor of Carnival Court)
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Fokofpolisiekar Live At Concerts In The Park (Free Concert)
We here at Concerts in the Park believe in Nation Building. It is why we have created these concerts, to bring people together, to enjoy great music, while in the company of family and friends. Oh, and the best part is: It is FREE!
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Madosini Live at The Interim!
The Interim Presents: Madosini!!!!
Don’t miss this special show by the “Queen of Pondoland Music” herself!
Music starts at 6pm promptly. Doors open 5.30pm. R100 entrance. BYOB
Venue: The Interim, Finpark, 19 12th Avenue, Kensington/Maitland
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Sunday afternoon live music at the OPBC, Granger Bay
After a knockout first performance at the OPBC a month ago, Gravitee are back and will be playing on Sunday 4th March. Their music ranges from Bon Jovi , The Beatles, The Eagles, Dire Straits, Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars etc to name but a few.
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Sunshine Run 2018 (Calling Cape Town Bikers)
The Knights of St Christopher Motorcycle Ministry in Conjunction with the Management of the Andrew Murray Children’s Home, are calling on all Bikers and Biking Enthusiasts, Young and Old.
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Valiant Swart Live at Berties
The Mystic Boer aka Valiant Swart Live Bertie’s Moorings
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Cape Town Cycle Tour Junior
The Junior event offers three distances, tailored for six different age groups, on a safe, contained route at the Cape Town Stadium Precinct.
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Sunday Edition #6 Ft Samthing Soweto
SAMTHING SOWETO
An artist who put out one of the biggest songs of last year “Akanamali” A founding member of The Soil, Samthing Soweto has grown an almost cult following since going solo, his accapella release Eb’suku quickly placed him in a realm of his own.
Be there to witness this moving set from one the best.
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Kiss the Sky: Rock Legends of Yester Year
Rock Legends of Yester Year is back with some exciting new features. If you didn’t get to see our ZZ Top Show, good news is, “Billy Gibbons” will be in the house😉 to give you a taste of what you missed. Mark Haze will make his debut appearance with “Kiss the Sky” performing songs by Led Zeppelin, Guns n Roses, AC/DC and of course Bon Jovi. Madmouth Mike, the “harp shredder”, will scare you with the millions of notes he gets out of his little blues harp. Natalie will do her amazing Amy Winehouse impersonation, Belinda as Stevie Nicks and of course Patrick Canovi giving you some of the best of Gary Moore, Santana, Jimi Hendrix and more. The show promises an action packed day of entertainment.
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Paint & Sip at Venue D’Aria ft Tuesday Houston
Paint & Sip is a fun and unique way to uncork your creativity as a local professional artist takes you step by step through the process of unleashing your inner artist to recreate your very own masterpiece. You’ll get a canvas, paint, brushes, a professional art lesson, four delicious canapé style bowl meals prepared by Venue Daria’s award-winning chefs, and of course, a glass of wine to sip on while our featured artist takes you step-by-step through recreating a masterpiece for you to take home. For only R360, all proceeds raised help Call 2 Care (NPO) uplift communities in need. Your participation in this unique and fun event will help us make a difference to those less fortunate.
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Beatz N Pieces
Sunday Funday!!!! Its a ViBE
Featuring: Byron Coe | Waggy | Retro Rootz | Two Is A Crowd
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Country In The Cape “Daytona Venue”
Tommy Dell and Pieter Mohr and many more. 8 artists for the price of one. TICKETS R50pp. Children under 13 Free. Venue is Pet friendly. Child friendly. Braai friendly. Bring the whole family. Great live music by several artists including two celebrity country singers every first Sunday of the month.
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Salsa Sundays Jade Bar | until 29 Apr 18
Special Sunday Salsa Band | Get your “SBK Latin Fix” this Sunday! | Venue: JADE BAR, 39 Main Road Green Point, upstairs, 1st Floor | Salsa, Kizomba, Bachata | 7pm FREE Beginners Class | 8pm AfroLatin Party starts | Cover: only R50pp | FREE Cocktail on entrance (first 30x people) sponsored by Sky Vodka … and the best Latin music in Cape Town!
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Dizzys Camps Bay | Beer Pong Sundays  aim it, sink  it, they drink it!
Join us on Sunday’s for great Beer Pong with Stellenbrau!
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Market at The Barn
INDOOR MARKET – over 50 stalls!!! Arts and Crafts, Clothing, Food, Health and Beauty, Home ware, Live Entertainment & Fun Activities
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Camphill Village Country Market
Our tranquil and spacious farm offers a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a day out with the family, take in the sights and sounds of Camphill Village and enjoy a quaint market with a vibrant atmosphere. Our monthly market is both an indoor and outdoor event, between a spacious community hall and sheltered, welcoming green gardens.
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Lourensford Sunday Market
Join us at our Sunday market on the beautiful Lourensford Estate in Somerset West! Bring your loved one, family, friends or even your four-legged kids! Great quality food, a variety of new stalls and seating areas & live entertainment!
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Monday 5 March 2018
Monday – Open Mic @House of Craft | until 7 Jan 19
The format by which we are going to run these evenings is as follows;
SHEDDING LIGHT will ‘anchor’ the evening. This guitar, flute & vocal duo features Nikki Bates & Richard Prowse. Musicians must just arrive, if you want to go home early, come early.  1st come 1st play
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Schalk Bezuidenhout
Beat the Monday blues and laugh your way into the week with Jersey Boy, Schalk Bezuidenhout.

SGT. PEPPER in association with Savanna Cider presents Monday Comedy featuring Schalk Bezuidenhout. We couldn’t be more excited to have this guy back in the house with us! Thanks to Comedy On Monday Evenings for organising such a great line-up.
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Muzi Xhosa Club Every Monday
The Muzi Xhosa Club is a weekly Xhosa language (and culture) learning club. You can pop in or commit and all levels welcome.  We have adults only for now; we will discuss and announce something for kids and teens at a later stage. It’s not overly structured, and is not meant to be lectures, though we aim to be flexible and respond to the energy on the evening.  Its meant to be fun and effective in building your Xhosa speaking confidence also its important to be present to progress. One needs to study in between class, together or alone we will include creative ideas (music/songs/games) and group outings to fun Xhosa immersions!
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Monday’s Foosball Frenzy | until 5 Nov 18
Join us at the Randy Warthog, our vibey bar and grill for the ultimate Foosball competition. With awesome prizes up for grabs, you’d be a fool to miss it!
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Dance Fusion Weekly: Intimate Moves
A Regular Intimate Dance Space – Loosely Facilitated by a Handful of Experienced Deep Diving Dancers. After the Dance there will be an Ambient Hour for Relating & Connection. Firepit, Candles, Fairylights, Couches & Conversations…an opportunity to deepen in intimacy and conscious relating.
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Etymotic Poetry Jam Session
Etymotic poetry jam session started for the love of the Arts, artist collaborations, making the arts accessible, promoting and celebrating original conscious content. The backbone for the platform is poetry, performance poetry, spoken word, for the writers, authors, storytellers and poets in collaboration with musicians, visual artists, movement artists, performance arts in its totality. Etymotic Mondays is artistic platforms, we create, identify and promote platforms for emergent and established artists to showcase their talent whether as a hobby or as a professional career option. the platform started June 06, 2016 as a test phase; basically to do experimental research whether the concept is doable and workable. the results were mind blowing. the platform sparked fresh energy into artists and artistic platforms, too influenced the creation of more creative spaces. Etymotic Poetry Jam Session is now in it’s 3rd Season in 2018. Artists interested to showcase their art on the platform may contact us via messenger or email at gailbms@gmail.com. Etymotic Poetry Jam Session is hosted in Claremont Cape Town, at the Blue Whistle. Catch us on FB
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Improv Mondays by The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe for some improv shenanigans!
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Tuesday 6 March 2018
Molo Songololo Comedy Night Fundraiser
A Sizzling Hot adults only Comedy Night with comedians Mel Jones, Conrad Kroch & Chester Missing and Eureka Nkese – Fundraiser for Molo Songololo to support child victims of sexual abuse and exploitation. R200 a ticket – Contact Melda on 0214485421 or 0769393563 or Melda@molo.org.za Molo Songololo rely on your support to make this fundraiser a success and to continue its work for and with children in need.
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Public Dialogue on Decolonisation or Development?
The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR), Cape Town invites you and members of your organisation to a public dialogue on “Decolonisation or Development? The Role of Higher Education in South Africa”.
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Jim Pascual Agustin at Kamili Coffee
Jim Pascual Agustin will be reading poetry at Kamili Coffee
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Pecha Kucha Night #47
In cooperation with Cape Talk, Quicket and District. Tickets pre-sale via Quicket: R40
At the door: R50. Doors open at 6pm, event starts at 7:30pm
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False Bay Folk
Coming up in March: Megan (Eonaya) – all the way from the Netherlands, Emma-Jean and The Rosie Bruce Band. Come and join us on the 6th. Bookings now open, event details to follow!
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Art as Communication Workshop (8 weeks) CT
An 8-week experiential Art Therapy journey combining art activity with introductory Art Therapy concepts. Each week different art materials are introduced (e.g. paint, clay, pastels, charcoal, ink, shoe polish, pastels, sand, stones, objects etc) as a means of self expression and communication within a group format.
Duration:  This course runs every Monday evening starting Mon 26 Feb for 8 weeks
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Creative Dramatics Workshop: Youngblood (ages 9-11): Tues 3-4pm | until 13 Mar 18
Collaborating on a group mission is wonderful way for children to ways of expressing themselves in larger contexts through working on on a creative project. Making things in the context of fictional worlds allows students to integrate imagination and real life experiences, thus making connections and making meaning through play and exploration.
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A Journey Through the Chakras| until 20 Mar 2018
• Why do we have Chakras?
• How we can use them to support us in life?
• How we can support them in keeping them balanced?
• How are they connected to our growing level of consciousness?
• Why is all of this so important to our over all well-being?

These are some of the questions answered while creating a space for healing.
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Tango Tuesdays | until 27 Nov 18
Tango classes in Cape Town. | Beginners 6pm-7.15pm | Intermediate: 7.30pm-9pm
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Open Mic Acoustic Night
You’ve been writing. You’ve been practicing. Why not share it with live audience and same minded muso?  It’s Tuesday, it’s Open Mic Acoustic night tonight at Armchair!
Sign up from 18:00. Sound check from 20:00. Open Mic start 21:00.
#lifeisasong #songit #openmic #acoustic #Music #Live #everytuesdaynight #capetownopenmic
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Live Music with Peter Wyness at 7 | until 27 Mar 18
Great Music, Great Food, Best Atmosphere. No Cover Charge
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MtG Commander Night
Join us for weekly Commander night at Quantum Gaming! Pods will start as they fill up! (4 players) R20 buy in for the evening. Earn points by winning your pod! Points based system. 2 x Random booster give away for event. Play better!
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Tuesday Night Drawing Classes
Join us at Morgan-Wilson Ceramic Studio for a variety ceramic/pottery classes and workshops. We have classes for Kids and Adults. On Tuesday Nights we have our drawing classes from 6-8 pm. On Friday nights from 6-8 pm we have Sculpture classes with Chris. Classes are small for hands-on, so please sign-up beforehand or come and visit us at Triggerfish brewery. For more information please call or whatsapp Tinka on 072 831 3202. We are located in Paardevlei, building 9, De Beers Avenue.
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Dizzys Camps Bay | Tuesdays Karaoke Nights
Lively atmosphere, party scene and all around hangout spot for locals serving great food and beer. Expect to have some popular tunes and maybe not so popular vocals but we’re all about a good party and having fun.
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Wednesday 7 March 2018
Steve Hofmeyr – SKREE – Strand Golf Club
Steve Hofmeyr kom doen sy nuwe show “Skree” in die Strand.
Gaskunstenaars: Die Broers
Tafel besprekings:
Bespreking vir 6 of meer persone kan tafelbespreking maak – kontak Ronel by 083 270 4146 / 021 854 8082 met computicket kaartjies verwysingnommer.
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Free Forex Workshop Cape town
In our free Forex workshop, we educate you on the Forex market. We also help you understand how you can make an income through trading Forex.
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Goodwood – Hemp Health Seminar
FREE Information seminar:
For bookings RSVP on this event by clicking on the link below, as seats are limited and call Norman – 0712708726
Cannabis and the Endocannabinoid System
The ‘507 Cannabinoid patent & G-protein receptors
To manipulate or nourish? To prevent or cure?
Legalities, risks and the number one enemy for consumer
Please be seated 5 minutes before the start time
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KMA Music Quiz at Woodcutters Arms
Join us for our popular music quiz and help raise funds for Kronendal Music Academy of Hout Bay. Cost: R70 per person (this goes directly to KMA) Teams: Max 8 people
Bookings: Essential – please contact us on 021 791 0189
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The Dusty Rhodes Band Live at Clovelly Country Club
Let the Dusty Rhodes Band entertain you with covers from Rolling Stones, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Neil Young, David Bowie, Beatles, The Eagles, Queen, Jethro Tull and many more…
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March Quiz Evening
Teams of 6 or 8 only. Single bookings will be joined with another party. Complimentary Welcome Drink on arrival, and prizes for the winners. Score will be kept on record and the overall winning team at the end of the year will win a bonus prize.
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Public Talk and Demos | Healing, Clairvoyance and Transformation
A talk with many demonstrations by Vernon Frost
Join us for an evening of phenomenal healing. Vernon has a humorous, approachable style and a truly unique gift in healing. His talks and presentations are highly experiential and interactive, with lots of demonstrations. The space created by his deep knowledge and experience is the best foundation for personal discovery and a powerful space for healing.
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Open Mic Night | until 30 Jan 2019
A weekly Open Mic Night to showcase those with the creative buzz. For any kind of performer- poetry, comedy, musings, music, monologue and miscellaneous! Guest headliners, up-n-comers and first-timers meet in the chilled surroundings of The Rabbit Hole to take the stage! We recommend that performers arrive in time for doors at 7:30pm to avoid disappointment – slots are allocated on the evening and are no longer than 20 mins.
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Randy’s Braai Night | until 18 Apr 18
Most LEKKER traditional South African Braai in Cape Town! Make sure you and your pals head to the Randy Warthog on Wednesday nights and be part of the action. The fire starts at 7pm. Tickets ONLY R80.
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Wednesday Night Beginners pottery classes
Join us at Morgan-Wilson Ceramic Studio for a variety ceramic/pottery classes and workshops. We have classes for Kids and Adults. On Tuesday Nights we have our drawing classes from 6-8 pm. On Friday nights from 6-8 pm we have Sculpture classes with Chris. Classes are small for hands-on, so please sign-up beforehand or come and visit us at Triggerfish brewery. For more information please call or whatsapp Tinka on 072 831 3202. We are located in Paardevlei, building 9, De Beers Avenue.
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Warm-Up Wednesday Run
We want to help you get fit for #GunRun2018! Come and join us for a social 5km or 8km jog every Wednesday evening hosted by Atlantic Athletic Club.
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The Vineyard Oval Market is a weekly Wednesday Night Market situated in the heartbeat of the Southern Suburbs at Maynardville Park , Wynberg 4pm – 9pm22540097_533525713660964_2725558179017791608_n.jpg
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Earth Fair Market Tokai | Open every Wednesday 3-8pm | Expect to find good local artisanal products, great activities for the kids and a wonderful vibey atmosphere to enjoy.
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Events on numerous days and running for an extended period:
Arts, Books, Crafts & Theatre
Book Lounge 
Various book launches takes place weekly as an independent book shop in the heart of Cape Town be sure to be assisted by a passionate team, serving great coffee and the good selection of fantastic books.
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Joshua Tree Organics and Guerilla House is an impromptu and organic training space where we learn practical urban permaculture skills, deepen our interconnection, and actively engage in regeneration as a collective. Hosting various events you can have a look at their line up on their Facebook page.
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Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts
Bring the whole family, a picnic and a bottle of wine and enjoy some of South Africa’s best live music while the sun slips behind the mountain.
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The Birdcage  | 1 – 3 Mar 18
The Birdcage, the movie that brought a political scandal into a Miami drag club to create a raucously hilarious comedy about an unorthodox family was brought to life at the Masque Theatre in Muizenberg by the Constantiaberg Theatre Players.. It is now moving to The Milnerton Playhouse for an additional run!
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Botanical Art Workshop | 6 – 8 Mar 18
This 3-day Botanical Workshop focuses on teaching the student to master basic drawing and watercolour techniques; and applying these to a final representation of various parts of a plant. This course accommodates beginners and more advanced students.
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Baxter Theatre
The Baxter Theatre Centre is a vibrant, multicultural entertainment hub in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. Nestled under the striking Devil’s Peak mountain and at the foot of the University of Cape Town, the Baxter boasts a world-class theatre and concert hall, as well as a studio stage, rehearsal rooms, offices, a restaurant and bars and an impressive spacious foyer.

The Inconvenience of Wings|13 Feb – 3 Mar 18
Following its resounding international success Lara Foot’s award-winning The Inconvenience of Wings returns to the Baxter. Andrew Buckland stars as Paul, husband to Sara (performed by Jennifer Steyn), who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
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Morning Melodies: Fuad Sawyer in Concert | 28 Feb 2018
Well known Cape Town Opera Singer, Fuad Sawyer, will sing popular songs from his repertoire. Accompanying him will be Dimitri Giannakis on Bozouki and guitar and Ivan Meredith on the piano.
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Kudu | 27 Feb – 10 Mar 2018
Set in the year 2030, the AmaXhosa Nation has taken over the Eastern Cape in an attempt to utilise the land for their own prosperity. Three Khoi descendants and their aging cow are migrating to the Eastern Cape. Drama ensues when they come to Intaba KaNdoda, a poverty-stricken community once ruled by the Khoi chief Ndoda. The Khoi descendants, having heard stories of how chief Ndoda was killed in a land dispute, have come to reclaim what is rightfully theirs- they have come to take the land from the AmaXhosa. Kudu is not only about people reclaiming their land, but also their customs, culture, languages and spirituality. It’s a fight for acknowledgement as existing, not extinct.
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SACM & CTCS: SIGNUM QUARTET
At the invitation of the Goethe Institute, the Signum quartet featuring South African violist Xandi van Dijk will perform in a concert collaboration with the UCT College of Music.
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The Fugard Theatre
The 320-seater Fugard Theatre is located within the historic Sacks Futeran building in Cape Town’s District Six, with the renovated Congregational Church Hall in Caledon Street as its entrance. Construction of The Fugard Theatre was underwritten by its founding producer Eric Abraham, who continues to underwrite the operational costs.
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Kalk Bay Theatre
Another Day | 13 Feb – 10 Mar 18
Love is complicated, even when it’s not. Ash and Vanessa bring you their full blown musical dance show. It’s sexy, funny and energetic, full of quirks and unexpected tit bits, which has become their signature formula, but this time it also not what you think.
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Alexander Bar ~ Cafe ~ Theatre
Unique bar and theatre. Vintage Decor. Working rotary phones. Intimate live performances upstairs. Single Malts. Martinis. Weissbier. Sofa revolve. No TV. Fine wines. Kitchen open til midnight. Have a look at their line up here.
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Artscape Theatre Centre
Situated in the heart of the mother city, the Artscape Theatre Centre brings you the highest level of artistic excellence in all aspects of performing arts for more than four decades! Have a look at the new website what’s on.
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Masque Theatre
A first-class venue, seating 174, able to host live shows (musicals, dramas, dancing, etc.), seminars, presentations, film shows, and so on. Facilities and equipment include dressing rooms, excellent lighting and sound equipment.

Dangerous Liaisons |  22 Feb – 3 Mar 18
“Les Liaisons Dangereuses” is a drama by Christopher Hampton based on the novel by Choderlos de Laclos written in 1782. It has also been described as an amoral story. The book was viewed as scandalous at the time of its initial publication.
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Theatre Arts Admin Collective
A thriving theatre centre that supports the local theatre community by providing opportunity and affordable access to resources and training. They have various productions which can be viewed either on their website or listed on their Facebook page.


Rockwell Theatre
A unique Cape Town Dinner Theatre experience, with an award winning show that will transport you into the vibrant world of District Six with their regular show Kaapse Stories and bring you an amazing experience with other events hosted here.

Kaapse Stories
Richard Loring (producer of worldwide-acclaimed African Footprint) introduces Kaapse Stories at their new venue Rockwell Theatre in Green Point.
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Jamrock Theatre
Performance Art Theatre in Brackenfell
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Gate 69 
Snip Tucked | 28 Feb – 26 May 2018
An hilarious, yet poignant mini medical musical centering around the modern ‘self improvement’ culture where a day at the surgeon is preferable to a day at the beach! Witness the ins-and-outs of the multi-billion dollar plastic surgery industry as seen from the unique perspective of South Africa’s three pin-up girls for Aviation. Pricked, plucked, pulled and prodded – brace yourselves for a titillatingly turbulent treat!
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Labia Theatre | Old School Cinema on Orange Street
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Art Exhibitions
Lizelle Kruger : Cape Town Memoirs and Dangerous Liaisons | until 30 Mar 18 
Kruger’s large-scale street and landscape works of the Mother City from the 1920s to 1960s form the backdrop to the women who take centre stage in this exhibition. The artist pays tribute to women from every sphere of society: women who participated in dockside liaisons, women who operated the ‘Sugar Houses’, and the imported female slaves – many of whom were housed at the Company Slave Lodge which can still be seen in Adderley Street.
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Frank Spears at Mullers Gallery | until 25 Mar 18
“Mullers Gallery is the bridge between vision, eye care and art,” explains Peter Muller, “and was established in 2015 to celebrate Mullers 125th Anniversary in Optometry.”
Join us March 1-25 for a exhibition of Frank Spear’s work at Mullers Gallery in South Africa.
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Penny Siopis, This is a True Story: Six Films (1997 – 2017) | 16 Feb – 15 Jul 18
The exhibition evokes ideas of truth as a merging of experience, fact, fiction, imagination and the fragility of memory. Projecting a multiplicity of experiences, Siopis’ films make use of found 8 mm and 16 mm film footage, drawing from official documents, newspaper clippings and personalised accounts of history to create an overlooked historiography.
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Calls for Submission & Design Guidelines for Artists: Rhino Art
The Rhinos Are Coming!!! (TRAC) Three Month Art Exhibition is coming to Cape Town in response to the devastating decades- long assault on our beloved indigenous rhino population by poachers, reducing them to several thousand animals. Rhinos are now at risk of becoming extinct altogether in the wild.
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GREEN and GOLD | 16 January until 14 March 2018.
Green and Gold Ceramics Group Exhibition in the Clay Museum.
http://www.rust-en-vrede.com/
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99 Loop Gallery
Contemporary South African gallery in the heart of Cape Town. Corner Loop & Church Streets. We ship internationally. View our upcoming exhibitions online: www.99loop.co.za/exhibitions/upcoming

Lost in Known Territory | 28 Feb – 24 Mar 2018
“Over the years I have collected and catalogued a large selection of images from various sources including books, magazines, websites and social media, personal photo archives, and many more. The figures in this body of work were created from fragments of these images, and their compositions reference certain historical paintings motifs.

This creates subjects that seem to be contextualised and somewhat recognisable, yet they passionately attempt to proclaim their own unique identities, despite our pre-conceived notions. This process examines how we impose identities upon others, and subsequently challenges fashionable standards of beauty and sexualisation.”
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Foofaraw | Wim Legrand | 28 Feb – 24 Mar 2018
99 Loop is delighted to be exhibiting fresh work by pop surrealist Wim Legrand. More information to come soon. http://99loop.co.za/exhibitions/wim-legrand-foofaraw
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The South African Print Gallery
Follow us on Facebook to see our weekly highlight or for more info visit: www.printgallery.co.za


Iziko Museums has the following events/exhibitions:
Iziko Slave Lodge 
The Slave Lodge is one of the oldest buildings in Cape Town. The many names of the building over three centuries – Slave Lodge, Government Offices Building, Old Supreme Court, and SA Cultural History Museum – reflect the long and rich history of the building.

Until 28 February 2018 | Through Positive Eyes is an exhibition which builds on the work of South African photographer Gideon Mendel, harnessing the power of the arts to banish HIV stigma.
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Iziko South African National Gallery
South Africa’s premier art museum houses outstanding collections of South African, African, British, French, Dutch and Flemish art.

Selections from the Permanent Collection change regularly to enable the museum to have a full programme of temporary exhibitions of paintings, works on paper, photography, sculpture, beadwork, textiles and architecture. Updates of the various exhibitions can be viewed on their web page on bottom right section.
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Iziko South African Museum
The South African Museum houses more than one and a half million specimens of scientific importance. The collections now range from fossils almost 700-million years old to insects and fish caught last week. There are also stone tools made by people 120 000 years ago, traditional clothes from the last century, and T-shirts printed yesterday.
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The Bo-Kaap Museum, situated in the historic area that became home to many Muslims and freed slaves after the abolition of slavery, showcases local Islamic culture and heritage.
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Groot Constantia Manor House with its exhibition of furniture, paintings, textiles, ceramics, brass, and copperware, provides an insight into the life of a successful 18th to late 19th century Cape farmer.
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Koopmans-de Wet House
This house museum is furnished as a home for a well-to-do Cape family during the late 18th Century. It houses some of the best pieces of Cape furniture and silver in the country, in addition to a priceless collection of ceramics.
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The Iziko Maritime Centre features an overview of shipping in Cape Town, and the earliest existing model of Table Bay harbour, completed in 1885 by prisoners and warders of Breakwater Prison, forms part of the exhibitions.

The Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome, one of only 6 fully fledged planetaria on the African Continent, brings the most advanced digital visualisation technology to Cape Town.
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Rust en Vreugd was built as a home for Willem Cornelis Boers, a high-ranking official of the VOC (Dutch East India Company) known as a fiscal, around 1777–1778.

Social History Centre
After a three-year programme of renovation and extension of the National Mutual Building on Church Square, it was handed back to Iziko during a media preview event held on International Museum Day, 18 May 2010.


Entertainment, Expos & Markets
Southern Mail Wynberg Festival Maynardville, Wynberg | 2-3 Mar 18
The 2018 Southern Mail Wynberg Family festival takes place at the old Community Chest carnival ground, Maynardville Carnival Grounds in Wynberg from Friday 2nd to Saturday 3rd March 2018. Two days of fun filled activities for the entire family. Massive and thrilling carnival rides, thousands of people, plenty to see and do and exciting prizes up for grabs. Most importantly, it is affordable for everyone. A host of top local artist and entertainers, many food, fashion and fun stands. Law Enforcement, Fire and Rescue, Metro Police and Traffic Displays. Kids aged between 6 and 12 only pay R25 and those aged 13 and over on R45. Tickets will be available at Computicket as from Monday 15th January 2018. Book your tickets early and you could win amazing spot prizes. You are in for the time of your life!!!!!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE DO JOIN US!
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Mojo Market
Contemporary indoor food and lifestyle market situated in the heart of Sea Point. Open 7 days a week. Alcohol served Thursdays through Sundays from 11AM to 11PM
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Post Beginners Tango Lessons | until 10 Dec 18
Post Beginners Lessons starting up tonight. Come and work on tango fundamentals: technique for smooth and connected dancing and developing your tango vocabulary!
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The Galileo Open Air Cinema | 31 October 2017 until 28 April 2018
Experience the magic of outdoor movies at Bloemendal Wine Estate in Durbanville (Tuesdays), Kirstenbosch Gardens in Newlands (Wednesdays), the V&A Waterfront in town (Thursdays) and rotating venues in Cape Town (Fridays) as well as alternate Saturday shows in the Cape Winelands. New this season is Family Sundays that takes place on school holiday Sundays at Kelvin Grove Club and consist of a magical kiddies play area with jumping castles, face painting and games.
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Cape Town Comedy Club
The club has hosted some of the world’s most famous comedians including; Michael Mittermeier (Germany), Christopher Titus (US), Babben Larsson (Sweden), Dana Alexander (UK) and the best of the best South African stars and also hosted numerous high profile corporate events.
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Bob’s District Six
Situated on the outskirts of central Cape Town in District Six you will be sure to find a pumping club scene and bar to party the nights away. Be sure to check out their stellar line up of events here.
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Brass Bell Restaurant & Bikini Bar
Food, Fun, sea and sun are the essence of this venue which has views over the Kalk Bay harbour, Simonstown and all the way across the bay. Enjoy a meal and drinks with friends in a relaxed and laid back atmosphere.  With a regular entertainment line up be sure to have a fun time, check out their events listed on their Facebook page.
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ROASTIN’ RECORDS LIVE
Suntravolta – “To be overwhelmed by the sun”, is a surf / travel / beach bar in long street that indulges night life! So join them with a great menu of events.
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Die Boer
This superb live entertainment & dinner venue in Durbanville seats 120 people and booking is essential. Experience the “creme de la creme” of South African music, comedy and theatre productions whilst having a great meal in a warm, comforting and superb acoustic environment. Tel 021 979 1911
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Shimmy Beach Club
Cape Town’s premier ocean-front dining and lifestyle destination. When you shimmy down to our spectacular location fronting the harbour with its breathtaking backdrop of Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain, you’ll discover a destination with endless opportunity for luxury and indulgence.
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Proof Wine Bar
An upmarket bar in the heart of Somerset West serving a selection of craft beer, fine spirits, a mean G&T cocktail and carefully selected wines.  Delicious bar snacks and platters, wine-related events, DJ evenings and live music add to the allure of this hidden gem. View their events line up here.
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Im Eimer Somerset West
Im Eimer is a German saying for when something has been used till its utmost potential until no longer useful. The theme is all things old and the decor is detailed and creatively thought out to give you hours of observation time. The literal meaning in the bucket has no relation but you may see many buckets on the premises to keep guests guessing.
Have a look at our events line up here.
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The Thirsty Oyster Tavern
Legend has it that old Rasta on the Roof found this shipwreck in the Old Harbour and turned it into a pub and restaurant called ‘The Thirsty Oyster Tavern’, where, to quote him, ‘home is where the anchor drops’. So why not drop anchor here for a while, crack open that careworn shell and slip into our relaxed and friendly ambiance – whether it be in the cool breezes of summer or by the warm, cosy fires in winter – we have 3 fireplaces to ensure you stay nice and warm. And that infamous South Easter? Don’t fuss! We’re pretty sheltered, tucked in as we are, between the Naval College and the National Sea Rescue facility. Their events are listed on their Facebook page.
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Beerhouse (on long) has regular events from Beer Pong to live music, silent discos and their #BrewFood Revolution! You can follow their events on their Facebook page, here.
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V&A Waterfront hosts various events, from exhibitions, to live music and more, to see a full list of events have a look at their event listings here.
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KWV Sound Stage | Bay Harbour Market
Bay Harbour Market is a vibey and fun market with great products and delicious eats and drinks with regular live entertainment that they update on their Facebook page.
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The Piano Bar with live music, great specials and entertainment.
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NOMAD bistro & bar sure knows how to bring great events to their venue and you can see their line up on their page.
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The House Of Machines
The House of Machines vision was to create an environment to honour both man and machine. The foundation store is housed in a historic workhouse in Cape Town, South Africa. ‘THoM’ or ‘The House’ is the consummate fusion of coffee, café, craft beer, cocktails, live music, menswear and custom bikes — the quintessential fine purveyor for the modern man.
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Saturday Night Salsa! at Step Brothers Restaurant & Bar
Sensagria Dance invites YOU! Join us for an AWESOME PARTY on Saturday Night! A FANTASTIC evening of SALSA, BACHATA and KIZOMBA. DJs Carlos and Lani will have you dancing the night away!


Ellingtons | The alternative lounge where you can ‘chill’ with friends. A friendly cozy “home from home” Have a look at our weekly line up of events.
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The Thomas Easton showcases various events and invites you over to come and enjoy some great times with them.
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Jazz in the Native Yards features various jazz musicians in people’s backyards and community centres where live music doesn’t exist.
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Harringtons Cocktail Lounge
An upmarket cocktail bar and boutique lounge #surfhard with live music and parties.
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The Forex Bar
Hey guys, check out what’s happening this week for a damn good time!
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Alma Cafe posts their events as the week progresses.
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Quay 4 | Events and live music line up can be viewed here.
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Oroboros Tapas Bar events line up can be found here.
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Madison Avenue Cape Town has an event line up on their Facebook page.
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The Striped Horse shows you just how striped up they are with their live gigs.
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A Touch of Madness | brings you live events and DJ parties you would not want to miss and you can see what they have to offer every week here.
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Cafe Roux Sessions | Noordhoek and Cape Town
Showcasing our country’s biggest, as well as new up-and-coming bands, musicians & comedians in such an intimate & personal setting. Café Roux Sessions encompass the collective passions: world class music, great food, wonderful wine…all shared with people you really enjoy!
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Jack Black Beer list of events can be seen here.
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Grandwest CasinoLive bands every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Start off your weekend on the right note at Jackson Hall and get your dose of DJ and live entertainment. Their live band covers some of the best known Jazz Standards as well as some newer popular songs.
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Mercury Live Cape Town events line up on their Facebook page.
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The Waiting Room has parties and live music events and their great line up can be seen here.
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Brewers Co-op hosts various events and loves sport so be sure to find various kinds playing on their screens. Have a look at their line up.
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Tech, Mech & Sport
Killarney International Raceway where racing, engines and modified cars bring people together.
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Cape Town International Animation Festival | 2 –  4 Mar 18
Animation SA proudly presents the Cape Town International Animation Festival! The only dedicated African Animation Festival with something for everyone. Guests can enjoy films, workshops, networking and exhibitions.

We’ve searched the globe to bring you the best of the animation industry and are proud to present the best of Africa to the world. Our children’s workshops (for under 18’s) & exhibition area do not require a ticket. Please also refer to www.ctiaf.com to review other free events.
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Courses, Programmes & Workshops
Permaculture Design Certificate Course (PDC)
Learn about water harvesting, composting systems, alternative energy, construction of water bodies, livestock integration, aquaponics, bees, wild foraging, holistic  management, living fences, soil rehabilitation, erosion control, nursery skills, windbreaks, firebreaks, seed saving, food forests, bamboo, companion planting, pest
management, alien plant eradication, medicinal plants, recycling, composting toilets, climatic factors, earth works,  natural building, and more
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Adult 10 week piano course 2018 | until 19 Mar 18
Come and join some like-minded individuals and learn how to play the piano
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Ladies MTB Training – Beginner Group | until 27 Feb 18
You are new to mountain biking? Then this is for you! You have absolutely no riding experience and/or little base fitness. (Beginner Level 1) Or, you are comfortable riding very easy single trail but you don’t know how to handle switchbacks (tight corners), and any obstacle in the way. (Beginner Level 2)
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Short Drone Competency Course | until 15 Dec 18
The drone competency course consists of theory, simulator and practical modules. At the end of training, all students will be required to pass a ‘flight test’, which is examined or ‘signed out’ by an experienced Drone Racing Africa Flight Instructor.
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Soul
Crystal Shop, Sanctuary, Yoga, Meditation, Photography Studio, Coffee and lunch bar, Gallery & Library. Various events and film screenings along with workshops are held regularly.
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So get out there and have some fun and adventure as you enjoy our city’s events and more!

Do let us know which events you have been to and your experience, leave a comment or share it with us on our Facebook page, until next week have fun and be safe.

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