Things To Do in Cape Town This Weekend

Hi everyone! Welcome! Here you’ll find cool events happening in Cape Town over the next few weeks. The “Things To Do” on my blog are posts of things I’ve actually done, where as the list below is for future events. I hope it inspires you to get out the house and have some fun in the sun. Enjoy!

** Indicates that I will be attending this event.


Things To Do in Cape Town – January 2018

Stellenbosch Street Soirees

Forget the streets of Paris or Rome…Stellenbosch is where it is all happening this summer when the City of Oaks spills onto the pavements to share its vibrant street culture and jovial charm during its ever-popular Street Soirees.

  • Where: Drostdy Street, Stellenbosch
  • When: 24 January 2018 | 7 & 21 February 2018 | 7 & 21 March 2018
  • These communal parties are from 18h00 till 20h00 and children are welcome.
  • Tickets: Each Stellenbosch Street Soiree features a different selection of cellars and caterers and entry costs R100 per person which gets you a glass and 12 wine tasting tokens. Food dishes are priced individually by vendors.
  • Dress Code: Casual/

Book: For more information contact Tel: 021 886 4310, visit, follow the Stellenbosch Wine Routes on Twitter @StellWineRoute or like them on Facebook at STBStreetSoirees. #VisitStellenbosch #1OAK

Sun Met Celebrated by Mumm – 27th January 2018

The Sun Met Celebrated with Mumm is a major highlight on the African horse racing and social calendars, and with the chief entertainment officer, Usain Bolt joining the celebrations, the event is set to deliver a memorable experience. Attendees can expect to see 13 powerful races on top of world-class entertainment and equestrian-inspired elegance.

Where: Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town

When: Saturday, 27 January 2018.

Time: 10:30 am – till late.

Tickets: General Admission: R200.00. Circa Turf Club: R2,679.00. Circa Trackside Deck: R3,414.30. Circa Winning Post Pav: R5,124.30 via Ticket Pro.

Dress Code: Themed – Style ahead of the field (Afro-Chic)


Things To Do in Cape Town – February 2018

Ultra 2018 – 9th Feb 2018

Welcoming one of the world’s most renowned dance parties; Ultra returns to the Mother City this February. International acts include Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Black Coffee, Hardwell, Dubfire, Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Carnage, Eats Everything and Malaa. Local acts include: 

Abby Nurock, Aux Gawd, Bhavs, Bhibo, Bruce Loko, Chrizz Beats, Chuck Tailored, Chunda Munki, Crazy White Boy, Da Capo, Da Lootz, Das Kapital, DBN GoGO, Dean FUEL, Dirty Skittlez, DJ Azhul, DJ Double D, Dogstarr, FeU, Gil Glaze, Gina Jeanz, Good Luck, Guy Herman, Hannibal, Ivan Turanjanin, Jnn Kpn, Kanan K7, K Yeezi, Kyle Cassim, Kyle Watson, Kyle Worde, Lea, Maphorisa, No Method, Pascal & Pearce, Ricardo Da Costa, Rickay, Sam World, Shimza, Sho Madjozi, Sketchy Bongo, Sonic Bloom & Venture B2B, Strange Loving, Step Brothers, Timo ODV, Thor Rixon Live, Venom, Vimo, Vin Groovin, Vj Jonno and Vj Vybez.

  • Where: Cape Town Stadium
  • When: Friday, 9th February 2018
  • Tickets: R700 – Tier 1 | R800 – Tier 2 | VIP: R1250 – Tier 1 | R1500 – Tier 2
  • Dress Code: Casual


Chris De Burgh Live in Cape Town – 28th February 2018

Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris De Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing two shows in South Africa in support of his new album, “A Better World”. Be prepared to hear Lady in Red live in the Mother City!

  • Where: Grand Arena, GrandWest
  • When: Thursday, 28th February 2018 (Tickets on sale from 16th December 2017)
  • Tickets: R405 – R745
  • Dress Code: Casual


Things To Do in Cape Town – April 2018

Carlos Santana Live in Cape Town – April 2018

Big Concerts is pleased to confirm that Santana will be returning to South African in 2018 performing in Cape Town on the 11th April 2018. Santana’s special guests will be local greats Mango Groove.

  • Where: Cape Town Stadium (intimate configuration)
  • When: Wednesday, 11th April 2018
  • Tickets: R405 – R1060 (On sale from 6th December for Discovery Card holders)
  • Dress Code: Casual