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Workers' Day in Cape Town
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South African Public Holidays

The Mzansi calendar is full of national holidays that reflect and celebrate the country’s wealth of cultural diversity!

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Celebrate New Year's Eve & New Year's Day in Cape ...

Ring in the new year in the Mother City and surrounds at some of the hottest, most happening parties, concerts, feasts and more!

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Club Lenin in Blouberg

Prime hotspot for night owls in the Mother City

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Cape Town Festive Lights 2016: “Let’s get on ...

The Mother City welcomes the Festive Season with the Adderley Street Festive Lights Switch-On event taking place 4 December 2016 at 4pm

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CapeTownMagHero: Kerwyn August

Bachelor Party Of Compassion.

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October Events in Cape Town and Surrounds

Check out our cracking collection of this month’s Mother City to-dos!

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Get involved this Mandela Day

21+ ways you can contribute 67 minutes of your time towards the global movement for good

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Restaurants with fireplaces in Cape Town

Despite gloomy winter weather, a great meal next to a cosy log fire is enough to coax anyone out of hibernation

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10 Top Wi-Fi hotspots in Cape Town

A selection of Cape Town restaurants and cafés offering free wireless Internet

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Charities in Cape Town

The selfless organisations giving back to our communities

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Top picnic spots in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to picnic in the Mother City and surrounds

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LGBTQI Counselling Centres and Shelters in Cape ...

A comprehensive guide on organisations in the Mother City that lend a helping hand to the LGBTQI+ community

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How to Make Friends in Cape Town

Follow these tips to find life-long companions in this pretty city

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Zip Zap Circus School in Cape Town

A Knight at the Circus - an alternative education success story

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Green Your Holiday in Cape Town

Turning over a greener leaf: your guide to an eco-friendly stay in the Mother City

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Please, Sir, have you got some change? How you ...

Are we really helping the homeless by giving them money?

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Rick’s – a Cape Town classic

Here’s looking at this Mother City institution: a go-to spot for top drinks and tasty nosh 

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The best braai spots in Cape Town

Spend a lazy afternoon doing what we South Africans do best

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Cape Town’s fearless females

A look at six trailblazing Mother City ladies

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Cape Town’s fearless females of 2014

A look back at six incredible Mother City ladies

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Food for Thought

Urban farming: cultivating real change in Cape Town 

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Cape Town’s Underground Tunnels: A place of ...

Taking back the Mother City’s water heritage

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Ideas for Mother's Day This Year

How will you express your appreciation for your Mom this Mother’s Day?

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Voices Female Networking and Social Club in Cape ...

Meet and collaborate with extraordinary women from diverse backgrounds through this inspiring new ladies-only clique

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The Earthchild Project: Nurturing Balanced, ...

Implemented at a number of schools in Cape Town, this inspiring educational initiative is fostering a new generation of well-rounded, ...

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Best Theatres in and around Cape Town

A round-up of the top playhouses, performance spaces and stages in the Mother City

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Livin’ off the grid

In light of Eskom's ever-increasing electricity tariffs, we spoke to a Noordhoek local who’s giving the parastatal the middle ...

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Bonteheuwel by night

It's dark, it's raining, and we don't know where we are. The only way out is to tell tales.

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Talkin’ Bout a Vinyl Revolution

The Mother City’s music enthusiasts are back to loving the LP 

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Cape Town Crusaders: Meet Ricardo Sa

Obs resident and environmental activist strives to preserve the Mother City’s natural beauty 

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Volunteering at Red Cross War Memorial ...

Partner with this renowned healthcare house’s new mobile library project to enrich an ill child’s life

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Iyeza Express – Medicine on Wheels

Twenty-one-year-old bicyclist Sizwe Nzima is making a difference one delivery at a time 

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Cape Town Crusaders: Meet Roxanne Davids

Chess enthusiast and social activist extraordinaire strives to restore life’s lustre through games

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Cape Town Crusaders: Meet Zanele Lwana

Student and social activist extraordinaire strives to transform underprivileged communities through youth development 

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Cape Town’s coffee roasteries

They do it by hand; meet the roasters making our 'black gold'!

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Online Dating in South Africa

Are people who link up in cyberspace more likely to click?

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What to Bring to a Braai in Cape Town

In South Africa you must braai, no matter what

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The SmilingOne Foundation

Spreading circles of change throughout Cape Town

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Pursuit of a dream

Tresor Ilunga Mukuna’s journey

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Restaurants at the V&A Waterfront

A selection of the best restaurants at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town

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On the bench

Rock Girl benches are taking our spaces back

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Cape Town's Human Rights Heroes

A tribute to champions

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Mandela's Cape Town Memories

"The mainland to which we knew we would one day return"

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The Blikkiesdorp project

The collective work of the Boundless Heart Foundation and Soli Philander's The Taxi feed 2500 children on Christmas Day

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Skating to let off steam

The skateboard project by the Salesian Institute Cape Town teaches important life skills

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Brit teens to learn South African family values

BBC documentary makers seek participants for new show in South Africa

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Don't be a drag, just be a queen!

The queen of the pink village defines drag dressing

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How to Develop your Child’s Reading Abilities

The Shine Centre in Cape Town offers tips on how to improve your child’s literary skills

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Stepping out in southern suburbs nightlife style

Cape Town's southern suburbs are sure to turn city slickers into southern socialites

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Jan Braai is fires up a World Record at the V&A ...

What's the one thing that all South Africans have in common?

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Magician Jamian Fortune will assure you that magic is indeed real! The rising ...

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Grab your lilo and float away with the sweet summer festival vibes

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Turn your Downward Dog into a Dancing Dog

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This world-class circus is here for a limited time only!

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Enjoy cult classics and award-winning films beneath the Cape’s starry skies ...

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Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Find your spot#FindYourSpot with Place in the Sun ...

Col'Cacchio invites you all to come and try their custom designed pizzas and ...

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Brighten the midweek with a superb Wednesday dental deal

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First-time clients save R100 on beauty services at this sleek Sea Point ...

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Take to the skies on any Wednesday with this reputable company and receive R100 ...

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Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kite, SUP and Surf School

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This handsome smokehouse celebrates the midweek mark by slicing right through ...

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Add a pop of culture into your summer with this exquisite exhibition

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Sip discounted cocktails, tequila and more at the cosy bar off Kloof Street

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Enjoy a leisurely weekend breakfast ride around Cape Town for less thanks to ...

La Mer Restaurant at Radisson Blue La Vendome in Sea PointLadies’ Night at Cpoint. Bar & Lounge ...

Dames get a complimentary signature cocktail upon arrival at this chic Atlantic ...

Spur Winter Trail Run SeriesThe 2017 Spur Summer Trail Series®

Run wild and free this summer with this top-notch trail series

Slave descendantsMy Naam is Februarie - Identities ...

View a historically significant calendar and listen to audiobooks in ...

Terracotta Army Exhibition Cape TownThe Terracotta Army and the First ...

Step back in time and discover one of the world’s greatest treasures at this ...

MonarkLive Summer Concerts at Vergenoegd Wine ...

Rock on dude!

MaynardvilleShakespeare in the Park at Maynardville ...

See Shakespeare’s well-known tale of passion, love and confusion, Twelfth ...

The Galileo Open Air Theatre KirstenboschThe Galileo Open Air Cinema at ...

Enjoy cult classics and award-winning films beneath the Cape’s starry skies ...

I Love Big Bay Spring MarketI Love Big Bay Market

Put a spring in your step at this fabulous evening market

Find your spot#FindYourSpot with Place in the Sun ...

Col'Cacchio invites you all to come and try their custom designed pizzas and ...

Hout Bay Dental Studio 2016 1Teeth Whitening Special at Hout Bay ...

Brighten the midweek with a superb Wednesday dental deal

Stellenbosch Street SoireesStellenbosch Street Soirees

Wine, dine and soak up the summertime vibes with an impromptu food and vino ...

Galileo Open Air Cinema Cape TownThe Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape ...

Grab some snacks and get ready to watch your favourite films beneath the stars ...

Excentric interior 5Hair and Nail Special at Excentric Hair ...

First-time clients save R100 on beauty services at this sleek Sea Point ...

Winelands-cycling-2.jpgConstantia Winelands Cycle Tour with ...

Explore the lush scenery of the Constantia Wine Valley from the seat of a ...

Paragliding Cape TownCape Town Paragliding Special with Para ...

Take to the skies on any Wednesday with this reputable company and receive R100 ...

SUPing with High Five Cape TownStand Up Paddle Board Group Lesson ...

Learn to SUP for less thanks to High Five Kite, SUP and Surf School

cloud 9 rooftop bar lions table mountainHappy Hour Special at Cloud 9 Rooftop ...

Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers ...

knife cocktailsHappy Hour Special at Knife Restaurant

This handsome smokehouse celebrates the midweek mark by slicing right through ...

Summertide Art Exhibition 2016Summertide Art Exhibition

Add a pop of culture into your summer with this exquisite exhibition

True Italic EntranceA True Italic Signature

Sample genuine Italian cuisine with one of these must-try meals at this ...

aFREAKa Clothing Adult Pikachu OnesieaFREAKa Clothing Adult Onesies

Unleash your inner freak in one of these playful and trendy locally designed ...

Happy Hour at Mojitos2-for-1 Burger Special at Cafe Mojito

Grab two mouth-watering burgers for R79 every Wednesday at Long Street’s ...

Strolla Restaurant and Bar in Sea PointCoffee Special at Strolla Restaurant ...

Start your day with a hot cuppa for a steal of a price at this chic seaside ...

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café ...

Sip discounted cocktails, tequila and more at the cosy bar off Kloof Street

ByeCycle Electric Bicycle Luxury Tours Cape TownSunday Morning Electric Bike Tour ...

Enjoy a leisurely weekend breakfast ride around Cape Town for less thanks to ...

La Mer Restaurant at Radisson Blue La Vendome in Sea PointLadies’ Night at Cpoint. Bar & Lounge ...

Dames get a complimentary signature cocktail upon arrival at this chic Atlantic ...

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