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SA’s Acclaimed Guitarist, Prawns with Horses and Free Museum Visits After Dark
Also swing your bat like a girl and trade pads for a photoshoot.
We gain a whole new perspective on arts, culture and history when the City’s museums open for free after dark for one night only.There’s also a seafood and horse racing mash-up in Kenilworth and a date with one of SA’s most revered guitarists. This and lots more this weekend. Find out more below.
#Pickoftheweek: Let’s Get Crazy
You know a guitarist has crazy skills when he can turn a 21-string Kora song into a six-string classical guitar piece. Want to hear it? Then check out Derek Gripper at Maynardville.
2. The Museums Come Alive
Ben Stiller isn’t the only person who can get a kick out of a night at the museum. Get free entry to Cape Town’s best museums, after hours and for free on Museum Night.
3. A Girl At 3rd Man
They say cricket is a gentleman’s game. Well now it’s a ladies’ game too when the fairer gender get their own competition at the Greenpoint Cricket Club and Cape Town Sixes.
4. Save Big On A Photoshoot
Is your family photoshoot long overdue? Well they can be expensive. But for a few packs of sanitary pads you can get one and capture some family memories at Pic-4-Pads.
5. Kids Howling At The Moon
Thursday to Next Monday
Ever been to the Wolfkop Weekend Festival? Now the guys at Wolfkop Camping Villages are organising the same thing ... but for kids. With pyrotechnics and lots of other entertainment for kids, make a trip to Citrusdal for the Wolfkop Family Festival.
6. Prawns And The Sport Of Kings
Eating seafood while watching horse racing, that’s the life.or one day you can lead a life of royalty by going to the Cape Town Prawn Festival.
7. Drop Your Phone And Meet Real People
International DJ Dirty Doering wants you to leave your chat groups at home and come and dance with someone. He and a host of local and international DJs will be at the Castle Of Good Hope to throw an electronic party under the stars called the With You Festival.
Get ahead with the latest design trends with the free Nightscape design festival during Design Indaba.
A Feast Of Wine
Head to Paarl where nine wine farms are opening their doors for the Paarl Harvest Festival.
Catch the last performance of David Kramer’s hit musical Langarm.