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Christmas in Cape Town
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Celebrate Christmas Eve & Christmas Day in Cape Town

‘Tis the season of Santa, feasts, festivities and family! Here are some fun, no-fuss ways to celebrate the 2017 festive season in the Mother City.

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SeaBreeze
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New Restaurants and Hot Spots in Cape Town

Our round-up of the latest eateries, bars, shops, pubs and clubs to launch in the Mother City

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Craft Burger Bar
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Craft Burger Bar in Heritage Square

Craft beer and craft burgers go hand-in-hand at this new burger joint in Cape Town’s CBD

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The Bedroom
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The Bedroom Sensual Boutique

What happens at The Bedroom stays at The Bedroom

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The Hide Out
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The Hide Out Café on Loop Street

Get cosy with a warm cuppa, a gourmet sandwich and the great company of the unassuming owner Mario Hendricks

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Forex The Foreign Exchange Cape Town Observatory
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Top Places to watch Soccer in Cape Town

The soccer may be happening all around the country, but there are plenty of places to get in on the action in the Mother City.

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Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant
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Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant

Authentic Ethiopian cuisine on Long Street

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Cape Town Comedy Club at the V&A Waterfront

Meet Cape Town’s premier stand-up venue: the only place where they talk ‘kak’ five nights a week under a spotlight 

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Hermanus-Whale-Festival
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August Events in Cape Town and Surrounds

Banish the last of the winter blues with this month’s host of hot and happening things to do!

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Love Thy Neighbour
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Love Thy Neighbour in Bree Street

Authentic Greek-inspired dishes are here to stay!

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Cafe du Cap
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Café du Cap on Loop Street

Café du Cap brings a taste of France to Loop Street

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Touring Nelson Mandela's landmarks in Cape Town

Explore the role Mandela played in forming our free South Africa

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Fun Car Hire Yellow Beetle Chapman's Peak
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VW Beetles in Cape Town

Hiring a Beetle in the Mother City: hipster cool or just plain practical?

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Gourmet food market in Cape Town
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Things to do when it rains in Cape Town

A selection of drizzly day activities to keep you from snoring even when it’s pouring

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Museums in Cape Town

The best museums in Cape Town and the Surrounds

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Teapot
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Top things to do with mom in Cape Town

It's time to ignite your appreciative spark

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Wedding Day
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Planning a Memorable Wedding in Cape Town

Because there’s a lot more to it than saying ‘I do’

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Attractions at the V&A Waterfront

A selection of cultural and historical sights at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town

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2013 Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour
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Annual Events in Cape Town

From January through to December the Mother City has a jam-packed social calendar of exciting happenings

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Knysna Oysters
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July Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Warm up with the month’s great food, wine and comedy festivals and French celebrations

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The Mother City is Bursting with Life

Wildlife and nature day tours uncovered in Cape Town and Surrounds

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Sotano
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Top Spots For Brunch In Cape Town

It's never too late for breakfast or too early for lunch

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Tru Pizza & Co
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Tru Pizza & Co, Milnerton

Tasty wood-fire pizza delivered right to your door!

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Top meat places
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10 top places to eat steak in Cape Town

A selection of Mother City steakhouses serving up sizzling sirloin, fiery fillet and medium-rare rump

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Urban Safari Tour with Kiff Kombi Tours

Your one way ticket to good vibes!

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Robertson Valley Wacky Wine Weekend
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June Events in Cape Town and Surrounds

Dispel those winter blues with hot and happening annual events this June!

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Mojo Market
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Mojo Market in Sea Point

Mojo Market, the trendy new addition to Regent Street in Sea Point

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Glowing Rooms
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Glowing Rooms SA in Milnerton

South Africa’s very first 3D space themed glow-in-the-dark 18-hole mini-golf adventure!

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Evolution Cafe Xperience
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Evolution Café Xperience

Experience the evolution of your body, mind and soul at this integrative cafe

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Franschhoek Literary Festival 2013
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May Events in Cape Town and Surrounds

From May Day to pay day, we’ve got the ultimate list of things to do this month!

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Ben Wei
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Ben Wei Asian cuisine in Wembley Square, Gardens

Ben Wei, meaning 'original taste', offers authentic Asian fare at the highly esteemed Wembley Square in Gardens, Cape Town

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Villains Ale House on Burg Street

From live music and DJs to beer pong and battle shots... It all kicks off at the Villains house of burger, beer and nightlife rockstars!

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April Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Find all the hottest and biggest annual events on offer in the Mother City!

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Jack Black
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Jack Black Brewing Co. Taproom in Diep River

Jack Black Brewery and Taproom open to the public

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Suntravolta
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Suntravolta Bohemian Surf Travel Bar on Long Street

Long Street’s newest bar with a beach vibe

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Observatory
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Wave your freak flag in Observatory

Explore organic food, art and alcohol-fuelled debates in this bohemian Cape Town suburb

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2013 Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour
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March Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Get into the party spirit and celebrate the last rays of the summer sun at the biggest annual events, festivals and fairs the Mother City has to offer

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Harvest festivals in the Cape Winelands

Enjoy the fruits of the winemakers’ labour at these stomping soirees in Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl and surrounds

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Spend a Day in: Brackenfell

Exciting things to do in Brackenfell

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169 Club - 1
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‘169 On Long’ is back

On 227 Long Street has re-opened with a restaurant, cigar lounge, cocktail bar & club

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View from rooms at Grande Roche Hotel
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Romantic Things to Do for Valentine's Day in Cape Town

Celebrate the day of love and woo your boo in the ‘Lover’ City with our overview of romantic to-dos!

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Coffee Heart
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All you need is love

... and a few restaurant ideas to make your Valentine happy!

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Classic Car and Bike Show 3
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January Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Kick-start 2017 in the Mother City and head out to our pick of the hottest and biggest calendar to-dos!

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Stellenbosch Wine Festival 2
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February Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Celebrate summer (and love) at some of the Mother City’s biggest festivals, tournaments and carnivals

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Get to the top of Table Mountain and Back for Less

Exciting things are afoot with the launch of a new Cable Card

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My Green Card for access to any of the SanParks National parks
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12 reasons to buy My Green Card for Table Mountain National Park

A year long chance to visit 12 great places for the price of one Cape Point entry

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Christmas in Cape Town
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December Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Get ready for the silly season with this month’s slew of annual festivals, free to-dos and festive happenings!

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November Events in Cape Town & Surrounds

Say hello to summer and all of the annual festivals, celebrations and events that come with it!

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Hope at Paul Cluver Summer Festival
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Hope@PaulCluver Summer Festival

Support a worthy cause while enjoying concerts, comedy and classic films at this majestic forest theatre in the Elgin Valley!

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The Fugard Theatre in District Six

'A little bit of magic'

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No time to siesta……it’s time to fiesta

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The Citizens will want to pull out all the stops to secure the three points

Kahve RoadGet Your Coffee on at Kahvé Road

Embark on a caffeine journey that began 500 years ago in ancient Turkey

Sottish Braai - 2Scotland Meets South Africa at This ...

Scottish people sure can drink, but can they braai?

mcgregor vs floydAll You Need to Know About the Fight of ...

Plus where to watch it in Cape Town!

Andreas Luxury Accomodation - 2Andreas Luxury Accommodation in ...

Escape to this picturesque boutique bed and breakfast for some well deserved ...

Cruxland - Gin DistilleriesGin Distilleries in and around Cape Town

Our guide to the best creators of gin in Cape Town, and where to find ...

Der F Hollander - 6Der Fliegende Holländer Docks in Cape ...

Matthew Wild’s new production, Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, is all set to ...

Winter Life - 3Winter Life Group Exhibition

Head out to Kommetjie for a touch of local artistry!

King Kong - 4The Legendary SA Musical, King Kong, is Back!

Celebrate the comeback of this historic musical! Watch VIDEO footage of the original King Kong Musical

Most Meaningful Tea - 2Things to Do on Women's Day in Cape Town

Celebrate and commemorate all the fearless women in your life with our pick of fabulous things to do in the Mother City!

We Cannot Be Silent Exhibition launch 2017Exhibition: We Cannot Be Silent at the Castle of Good Hope

A dynamic multimedia exhibition seeks to challenge ideas around gender violence in Cape Town. We Cannot Be Silent – it’s time to take action.

Open Design Festival 2017 3Open Design Festival Cape Town

Discover how design can transform lives at this creative fiesta’s line-up of parties, talks, exhibitions, pop-up shops and more

MAReSOLMAReSOL’s Mouth-Watering Winter Menu

This authentically Portuguese restaurant brings the heat this winter

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

parkhouseWinter Savings at The Parkhouse Hotel

Enjoy the best winter comforts at the fraction of the cost

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

HQ Restaurant steakhouse in Cape TownSteak Dinner Special at HQ Restaurant

#2For1 Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café Américain

With over 600 beverage options, you'll certainly be spoilt for choice

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

Winter Life - 3Winter Life Group Exhibition

Head out to Kommetjie for a touch of local artistry!

King Kong - 4The Legendary SA Musical, King Kong, is Back!

Celebrate the comeback of this historic musical! Watch VIDEO footage of the original King Kong Musical

Most Meaningful Tea - 2Things to Do on Women's Day in Cape Town

Celebrate and commemorate all the fearless women in your life with our pick of fabulous things to do in the Mother City!

We Cannot Be Silent Exhibition launch 2017Exhibition: We Cannot Be Silent at the Castle of Good Hope

A dynamic multimedia exhibition seeks to challenge ideas around gender violence in Cape Town. We Cannot Be Silent – it’s time to take action.

Open Design Festival 2017 3Open Design Festival Cape Town

Discover how design can transform lives at this creative fiesta’s line-up of parties, talks, exhibitions, pop-up shops and more

MAReSOLMAReSOL’s Mouth-Watering Winter Menu

This authentically Portuguese restaurant brings the heat this winter

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

parkhouseWinter Savings at The Parkhouse Hotel

Enjoy the best winter comforts at the fraction of the cost

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

HQ Restaurant steakhouse in Cape TownSteak Dinner Special at HQ Restaurant

#2For1 Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café Américain

With over 600 beverage options, you'll certainly be spoilt for choice

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

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Celebrate Christmas Eve & Christmas Day in Cape Town

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