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Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

Function venues with a difference, plus plenty of traditional options, for your next event

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Unique: New Year’s Eve in Cape Town

Ring in 2023 with an 80s night, Aztec-themed party or family concert

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Premium co-working in Claremont at Ideas Cartel

Book out a boardroom, work from a hotdesk + bring your pets to Ideas Cartel Claremont

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A café with a vintage aesthetic and New York style foods

Play a friendly game of chess while enjoying good coffee, art and bagels

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The Commons is a vibe: there’s always something on

Experimental space with live music, dinner, vinyls on sale + meditation classes

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The toasties at this 80s-style diner and superette are a must-try

Unpretentious toasties, from cheese-and-tomato to French Dip with broth 

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3-in-1 winner: Eat, look and listen at One Park

An eatery, a vinyl store and an art gallery live in perfect harmony at One Park

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Free Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday

Is it your birthday month? Here’s a list of free stuff

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A tech company that grows your EQ is passionate about mental strength

Mygrow’s app boosts employee wellbeing and resilience

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Everything you’ve ever wanted to ask a personal trainer

PLUS how Neil du Plessis got the CapeTownMagazine.com team in shape 

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Galleries

A new Church for Cape Town’s artists

“Unconventional, black-owned art space in tune with our times”

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Lifestyle

Growing Paper makes stationery that sprouts into flowers and herbs

Run by an all-female team with 80% female workforce

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Motorbike maintenance and repairman with the magic touch

Motorbike fans follow Trevor Harker around town, and from shop to shop, for his craft

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When It Rains Stay Indoors … But Not At Home

You can be an astronaut, take the family to the arcade and kids to a playpark 

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Absolutely Brilliant! - Authentic African Interior Design

Imba Yehvu invests in African design talent to enrich Cape Town with original interior designs

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Find a handyman easy

300 businesses have been impacted by Fix Forward  

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Lifestyle

Tea Drinking Culture is Changing. And This is Its New Flavour

The tea bar that’s changing tea-drinking culture has arrived in Cape Town

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Lifestyle

Indoor edutainment Wonderdal stretches kids’ imagination and skills

They can climb the Tree of Light, explore the Wildlands + discover a virtual garden with the Amuki

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Weddings

7 DIY Wedding Tips from 7 Brides and Grooms

Inspired ideas and terrific tips from those in the know to help you plan your big day

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Music

12 Fresh Music Festivals You May Not Know About

Includes the city’s New Year’s Eve party, trance, rap, metal, gqom

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Halloween The Galileo Screening
Annual Events

Creepy, haunting Halloween ideas

Halloween 2022: Escape from prison, join a zombie walk, watch a scary movie + a spooky playlist

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Lifestyle

Air France direct flights from Cape Town

Transit via the City of Love and Light to anywhere in world

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Lifestyle

Ideas Cartel opens stylish coworking space in Stellenbosch

Book a boardroom, work from a hot desk + get all the Ideas Cartel benefits

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Lifestyle

10 reasons to buy an apartment in Sea Point right now

Sold out in 45 minutes. The Sage's apartment development sell out shows Sea Point's popularity as oceanside hub

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Sport

Bars, pubs and restaurants screening nothing but the Rugby World Cup

12 bars perfect for families, mates, couples or larger groups

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Shopping

Shimansky’s newest ring is a love letter to Cape Town

What it looks like, where to get it + what it represents

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Lifestyle

The award-winning Jiva Spa draws on ancient techniques

This healing space offers treatments to heal warriors (+ modern heroes, too)

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The designers who are making crochet cool

Mama Kea’s chic accessories breathe life into an old craft

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Why you’ll love LG’s QNED Mini-LED TV

LG’s newest and most premium LCD TV, now available in SA  

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Up-and-coming South African interior designer

Return to roots reveals opportunity for rural collaborations

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Fashion

The Local Designers - A Multifunctional Space in Woodstock Showcasing Up-and-coming Creatives

Shop around, exhibit your craft, or have your garments tailor made, all in one dynamic creative space

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Lifestyle

Exhilarating escape games, think Mission Impossible meets 30 Seconds

Play HintHunt Africa’s thrilling and addictive original Escape Rooms

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Arts & Culture

New exhibits at Iziko (and some regular faves)

What to see right now at the South African National Gallery

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Weddings

Planning a Memorable Wedding in Cape Town

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

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Sport

Stand-up paddleboarding in Cape Town’s canals

Giant party boards that can fit a helluva lot of people + unsinkable kayaks

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MyUtopia boutique gym waterfront
Sport

Boutique gym with with speciality classes and amazing views

Suspended pilates, intense dance classes, hot yoga + high intensity classes

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Fashion

Own watch worn by Hollywood's “king of cool” Steve McQueen

Pre-owned, limited edition Tag Heuers, Breitlings + other collector’s items at half the cost at the luxury watch store in Cape Town’s CBD

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Pair wine, cocktails and mocktails with pinchos and a spectacular sea view

La Motte Tasting RoomVirtual and on-site wine tastings at ...

Or do this specialised La Motte wine-tasting virtually

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