Thu
H:16°
L:
Fri
H:14°
L:
Sat
H:17°
L:
Sun
H:15°
L:
Mon
H:13°
L:
Tue
H:16°
L:
Wed
H:15°
L:10°
18 Gangster Museum
Arts & Culture

18 Gangster Museum in Khayelitsha

Discover the first of its kind in Cape Town

read more
capetownnighttour1
Arts & Culture

Cape Town By Night: Cool and Unusual Things To Do After Dark

A roundup of awesome and quirky after-dark activities in Cape Town

read more
Obz cafe
Arts & Culture

Wave Your Freak Flag in Observatory

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

read more
Theatre
Arts & Culture

Best Theatres in and around Cape Town

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

read more
Magnet Theatre Family Festival 2
Arts & Culture

Enchanting Shows For Kids At This Theatre Family Fest

Six different performances present unique South African and African theatrical experiences

read more
Street art
Arts & Culture

The Street Artists Behind Our City’s Amazing Murals

Skip the galleries and take a walk through Cape Town to see some impressive street art 

read more
No Fixed Address restaurant
Arts & Culture

New And Unique Cape Town Experiences to Discover and Share

Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Watch these unique local concept tours

read more
Jack Black read more
Bay Harbour Market
Arts & Culture

All Roads Lead to The Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay

The crossroads: where South African creativity, culture and kos meet

read more
Art Lessons
Arts & Culture

From Painting to Photography And Everything In-Between, Here Are Some Great Art Studios

Channel your inner creative with our pick of the best art classes and studios in the Mother City

read more
The Grey Hotel1
Arts & Culture

Unique and Romantic Stay in Vibey Part of Cape Town: Live Music and Adventure at The Grey Hotel

13 Unique rooms, live music and good food every day, late breakfast, mountain views and every Cape Town adventure in easy reach – use promo code "CAPETOWNMAG" when booking to get the winter special deal

read more
Superpark 1
Arts & Culture

South Africa's First Indoor Mega Play Park for Kids of All Ages is Now Open

A virtual reality room, 3D maze, indoor zipline and Hint Hunt escape games are some of the features at this awesome new SuperPark at the V&A Waterfront.  

read more
Upcycling-16
Arts & Culture

The Art of Upcycling in Cape Town

Reviewing the trend that’s repurposing ‘rubbish’

read more
Lichtenstein Castle Hout Bay
Arts & Culture

Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

read more
Just Like Papa 2
Arts & Culture

Niche, Specialty and Unique Online Stores

Tiny teepees for the kids, a spin ‘round the track for adrenaline junkies, and aFREAKa onsies for everyone.

read more
Cartel House 5
Arts & Culture

Indulge in the Contemporary Co-working Culture at Cartel House on Loop Street

BONUS: Get 25% off your first month! Download the free Cartel House app and use the code: CapeTownMag   

read more
Kiff Kombis Township Tour
Arts & Culture

Cool New Van, Same Great Vibe Plus A New Kiff Kombi Township Street Art Adventure

With a new, bigger, more comfortable (and air-conditioned) new Toyota van, Kiff Kombi Tours is still your one-way ticket to good vibes 

read more
The Light Side Cafe 3
Arts & Culture

The Light Side Café

Indulge in the lighter side of life at this new, uber creative, vegan pop-up eatery

read more
4roomed foods read more
braai-at-amadoda-in-cape-town.jpg
Arts & Culture

These Tshisanyamas Have More Than Meat on the Menu

Today’s tshisanyamas offer more than meat, pap and chakalaka

read more
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
Arts & Culture

Inside Zeitz MOCAA : The View From Our Private Tour (video)

Everything you need to know about the Zeitz MOCAA museum.

read more
18 Gangster Museum
Arts & Culture

An Explorer's Guide to Khayelitsha

A trendy township that’s well worth a visit… or two

read more
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa Interior
Arts & Culture

Museums in Cape Town

The best museums in Cape Town and the Surrounds

read more
Shimansky's History of Diamonds
Arts & Culture

Shimansky’s History of Diamonds in South Africa

A look at the background of Mzansi’s most sought-after stone 

read more
Shimansky Tanzanite 7
Arts & Culture

Tanzanite: Africa’s Rarest Gem

A guide to one of the world’s most coveted and sought after precious stones

read more
Iziko Planetarium
Arts & Culture

Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome

The all new digital dome at the Iziko Museum boasts edu-tainment for the whole family

read more
Old Townhouse by HiltonT@Flickr
Arts & Culture

The Evolution of the Mother City

Take a look at what our beautiful city used to look like in the 1800s and early 1900s compared to how it looks now

read more
Melissa's The Food Shop
Arts & Culture

Melissa’s: From Humble Beginnings to a Household Name

Comfort food + cosy atmosphere = complete peace of mind

read more
Cafe du Cap
Arts & Culture

Café du Cap on Loop Street

Café du Cap brings a taste of France to Loop Street

read more
In The Zone
Arts & Culture

In The Zone creative space in Plumstead

Get your creative juices flowing at this fun, family-friendly art studio!

read more
parkhouse
Arts & Culture

Contemporary comfort at The Parkhouse Hotel

Experience serenity and tranquility within the hustle and bustle of Cape Town’s CBD at this intimate boutique hotel.

read more
Krotoa read more
Mojo Market
Arts & Culture

Mojo Market in Sea Point

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

read more
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
Arts & Culture

Art Galleries in Cape Town

A look at the Mother City’s top contemporary and classic exhibition spaces

read more
Michael Stevenson Gallery
Arts & Culture

Cape Town a Global Art Capital?

In light of a blossoming creative scene, tongues are wagging about whether the Mother City has what it takes to carve itself a place on the international art map. Dayle Kavonic investigates.

read more
Bright Day Art Classes in Woodstock
Arts & Culture

Bright Day Art Classes in Cape Town

Learn to draw and paint (almost) like a pro

read more
Worldart Gallery
Arts & Culture

Worldart Gallery in Cape Town Proves That Size Doesn’t Matter

The small creative space that’s a big platform for urban contemporary artists

read more
Space Between Art Gallery Woodstock Nardstar
Arts & Culture

Space Between Art Gallery in Cape Town

Woodstock welcomes a rebellious new exhibition venue dedicated to promoting the underground street art scene 

read more
Maboneng Township Arts Experience Cape Town
Arts & Culture

Township Tour with a Twist – the Maboneng Township Arts Experience

Experience township life and local art with the Langa Township Arts Gallery Tour

read more
Alexander Bar Cafe
Arts & Culture

Alexander Bar Upstairs Theatre

An intimate and eclectic performance space in the heart of Cape Town

read more
Woodstock Street Art
Arts & Culture

Cape Town streets, the gallery everyone is invited to

Street art; a powerful tool for urban communication

read more
manila half face
Arts & Culture

A Beginner’s Guide to Drag Terminology

We enlist the help of some of Cape Town’s ‘sickening’ drag queens to school you on the drag dictionary 

read more
Unsung Art Online Shop Robert Greeff Paintings
Arts & Culture

Unsung Art Online Shop in Cape Town

The virtual marketplace making once-off contemporary artworks affordable and accessible

read more
Creative Arts drawing
Arts & Culture

Children’s Art Lessons at Creative Arts

Fun classes for kids keen to explore and expand their creative side

read more
Michael Elion Art Street Concept Drawing
Arts & Culture

Michael Elion: Creating Moments of Magic in Cape Town

A look inside the mind of the artist-architect who’s injecting the urban landscape with colour and whimsy

read more
Luvey n Rose Art Gallery Logo
Arts & Culture

Luvey ‘n Rose Art Gallery and Coffee Shop in Cape Town

The Bo-Kaap’s eclectic resident art salon and café ups and moves to Loop Street

read more
Women's day read more
Erdmann Contemporary Gallery Painting
Arts & Culture

Erdmann Contemporary Gallery and The Blah Blah Bar in Cape Town

Renowned city centre gallery relocates and launches the Mother City’s first art bar

read more
Haas
Arts & Culture

Haas: coffee and art

The place for coffee, art and collectibles has moved from Bo Kaap to Buitenkant Street. 

read more
Creative coffee morning
Arts & Culture

Creative Coffee Mornings

Celebrating Cape Town’s creatives with short lecture sessions and a cup of coffee

read more
craftbeers6
Arts & Culture

Cape Town’s Very Own Home Brewing Scene

Jump into the world of DIY brew and experience a whole new side of the Mother City’s craft beer movement

read more
murder mystery 6All Aboard: Murder Mystery Night at Fork

Someone’s been killed on a train and you’re invited to dine with all the ...

A Fairyland On Earth Exhibition 2Discover A Fairyland On Earth At This ...

Explore the five wonders of one of the top tourist attractions in China, ...

Jack Black 12Alternating Jack Black's Thursday Jazz ...

Live tunes or pub quiz? Take your pick of Thursdays at the brewery taproom in ...

Jack Black 6Growlers Welcome: Get Two Burgers for ...

Grab your growler and bring a friend for burgers and beer at the Diep River ...

No Fixed Address chefOpens Friday: New Restaurant Serves Up ...

Fresh from Vancouver, a local chef returns to bring the city a taste of his ...

Jack Black 10Growlers, Brides and Other Cool ...

Insta-fab weddings, Saturday sports games, a rare mural and so much live jazz ...

Cheap as Chips 3Cheap as Chips Market

Support local skaters and fill your wardrobe at the same time!

Segway Tours at Spier Wine FarmSuper Cool Activities in Cape Town ...

Explore these lesser-known yet equally exciting to-do’s in our lovely seaside ...

Jack Black 12Alternating Jack Black's Thursday Jazz ...

Live tunes or pub quiz? Take your pick of Thursdays at the brewery taproom in Diep River

Shakespeare In Love 2018It's Back: Shakespeare in Love Graces ...

Back by popular demand, this crowd-pleasing, popular show returns to The Fugard theatre ...

WildFlower3The Ultimate Cape Spring Wild Flower ...

SOLD OUT: Luxury glamping on a private farm among the blooms in the Cape’s famous ...

Villa 47 2Breakfast at Villa 47 and Spoil a ...

Italian breakfast with a friend, plus: two-and three-course lunch and dinner specials ...

The Grey Hotel Win1The Best Staycation Special In The ...

Special offer for you as a reader: 2 nights stay, rooftop drinks, tapas platter, wine and ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

Hout Bay Dental Studio 2016 3Professional Teeth Cleaning Special at ...

Spruce up your pearly whites with this 20% discount for CapeTownMagazine.com readers

Hout Bay Dental Ex2Teeth Whitening Special at Hout Bay ...

Brighten the midweek with a superb Thursday dental deal

Xplore Cape Town Tours 2Be A Tourist In Your Own Country With ...

From the Cango Caves to the world’s highest bungee bridge, adventure awaits on this ...

SA IdolsAll the Times Capetonians Entertained ...

Though auditions for 2018 are closed, Cape Town did us proud during SA Idols Season 14

Under Oaks 4Have a Turkish-French Affair With This ...

Indulge all your senses by trying the delicious wine and sweet pairing at Under Oaks in ...

Le Bonheur 12Get a 20% Discount on Accommodation at ...

Le Bonheur Reptiles and Adventures offers patrons a 20% discount when they stay at this ...

African RelishGet Hands-On With Local Fresh Produce ...

Leave it up to African Relish to create the perfect food-centred weekend getaway

Ubuntu Climbs 365 3How Many Hikes Up Table Mountain Does ...

A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

Arabella Aerial ViewWhich of These 5 Arabella Stay, Play ...

One luxury spa day and four remarkable getaway experience deals to reward yourself with, ...

Picnic in the Sky Cape WheelTreat Your Love To a Picnic in The Sky

Gift experiences company Celestial Gifts has the perfect date night idea for you – a ...

ElectroFitnessKick Start your fitness: An ...

Get a taste of how to burn up to 3000 calories in 20 minutes with this READER SPECIAL ...

Cape Culinary Tours Valentine's Day InclusionTake a Bite into History with Cape Town ...

Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative ...

Sgt pepper live musicRam Jam Rock Parties at Sgt Pepper

The head-banging, guitar twanging rockin’ good times are back

High Five Kitesurfing 12Discounted Lessons at High Five ...

Book a few sessions with High Five’s gurus and you’ll be a pro in no time

Winelands Tea at La MotteWinelands Tea at Pierneef à La Motte

Enjoy an old-Cape high tea at La Motte wine estate

WildFlower2Your 2018 Guide to Viewing the Spring ...

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with South Africa’s budding ...

Shakespeare In Love 2018It's Back: Shakespeare in Love Graces ...

Back by popular demand, this crowd-pleasing, popular show returns to The Fugard theatre ...

WildFlower3The Ultimate Cape Spring Wild Flower ...

SOLD OUT: Luxury glamping on a private farm among the blooms in the Cape’s famous ...

Cape Town Helicopters Generic NEW 3Fly Fridays: Helicopter Rides For Under ...

Want that extra-special experience to round off the week? These are the city’s most ...

Villa 47 2Breakfast at Villa 47 and Spoil a ...

Italian breakfast with a friend, plus: two-and three-course lunch and dinner specials ...

The Grey Hotel Win1The Best Staycation Special In The ...

Special offer for you as a reader: 2 nights stay, rooftop drinks, tapas platter, wine and ...

Just Like Papa 1Just Like Papa: The Ultimate Place to ...

Finally, there’s a place in Cape Town where you can get exceptional home, camping, ...

faded friday 4Get Faded: Head To Woodstock To ...

Faded Friday celebrates the much-loved fade haircut

Xplore Cape Town Tours 2Be A Tourist In Your Own Country With ...

From the Cango Caves to the world’s highest bungee bridge, adventure awaits on this ...

SA IdolsAll the Times Capetonians Entertained ...

Though auditions for 2018 are closed, Cape Town did us proud during SA Idols Season 14

Le Bonheur 10Snap up a Pizza and Reptile Adventure ...

Enjoy a delicious wood-fired pizza while taking a tour of the crocodile pond or the snake ...

Under Oaks 4Have a Turkish-French Affair With This ...

Indulge all your senses by trying the delicious wine and sweet pairing at Under Oaks in ...

Fire and Ice Weekend PartyParty in the Fire & Ice Hotel Lobby ...

Live DJ, killer cocktails, 38 gourmet milkshakes and the chance to meet exciting new ...

Ubuntu Climbs 365 3How Many Hikes Up Table Mountain Does ...

A hike a day gets the funds raised. This guy is hiking Table Mountain every single day of ...

Arabella Aerial ViewWhich of These 5 Arabella Stay, Play ...

One luxury spa day and four remarkable getaway experience deals to reward yourself with, ...

Battlefield Live SA Laser Tag Children's Events Cape TownSave on your kids’ birthday party ...

Make your kids’ birthday party extra special with outdoor laser tag with Battlefield ...

Kiff Kombi - Durbanville - 1Experience Cape Town's Most Spirited ...

All aboard, gin lovers! Here’s what to expect on a tour of Cape Town’s quaintest, ...

Cartel House 10Grab Yourself Free Flapjacks Every ...

Members only: Luxury co-working office space Cartel House serves up hot and fresh ...

Glowing Rooms 3Get a Great Saving on 3D Mini-Golf with ...

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

Strolla Restaurant and Bar in Sea PointSkip The Traffic: Hit Free Motown ...

Let’s everybody hit the deck – Goodhope FM DJ Ashton Abels brings the Motown tunes ...

Cape Culinary Tours Valentine's Day InclusionTake a Bite into History with Cape Town ...

Learn about Cape Town’s past while savouring local cuisine with these informative ...

African Soul Surfer Backpackers in Cape TownBook a Surf and Yoga Retreat at the ...

This week-long surf and yoga camp includes breakfast, accommodation and all your ...

Sgt pepper live musicRam Jam Rock Parties at Sgt Pepper

The head-banging, guitar twanging rockin’ good times are back

Aces 'n' SpadesFriday Night Live at Aces ‘n’ Spades

They will rock you

Food Truck Friday - 1Food Truck Friday at Jack Black’s ...

Relax this Friday with a Jack Black beer and some scrumptious food

Pierneef food and wine pairing 2Food and Wine Pairing at La Motte

Discover a match made in the divine tasting room of this Franschhoek Estate

surfing muizenbergLearn To Surf Or Perfect Your Skills In ...

New to the surfing game? You’re in good hands at African Soul Surfer

WildFlower2Your 2018 Guide to Viewing the Spring ...

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with South Africa’s budding ...

Cloud 9 Hotel 3Spa and Sparkling Wine Special at ...

NEW THIS WEEK:

Cape Town By Night: Cool and Unusual Things To Do After Dark

read more image description
WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips

Curious to make exciting discoveries in Cape Town every day? "LIKE" us for a daily hidden gem.