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Things To Do in Cape Town For Couples

From cooking classes to intimate picnics, kitesurfing and outdoor cinema, you'll be surprised by how many special and unique things there are for couples to do

Last Updated: 11 October 2018

We are constantly adding new events, specials and experiences, so check back regularly as we’ll be updating this Cape Town Valentine’s Day 2018 list daily.

WATCH THE SUNSET OVER A GLASS OF BOSCHENDAL WINE
Boschendal has been producing delectable wines for over 330  years and has perfected their balance of rustic tradition and modern innovation, which produces more classic, fruity wines. They produce wine ranges which include Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz. Both premium wine tastings and food and wine pairings take place in the historic Manor House (dating back to 1812) at Boschendal Wine Farm.
Tasting Price: R200–R350 pp.
Wow Factor: They have various food and wine pairings such as the MCC and Oyster Tasting, the Angus Beef and Shiraz Pairing, MCC and Canape Pairing. 
Opening Times: 10am–5pm daily

Pniel Road | Groot Drakenstein | Franschhoek | + 27 (021) 870 4200 | enquiries@boschendal.co.za

UNIQUE AND HANDCRAFTED FYNBOS-INSPIRED RINGS
Nothing says I love you quite like a handcrafted diamond ring. And if it happens to come from the master craftsmen at Cape Diamonds, then you’ve hit the jackpot. These guys are the genuine diamond. They are the masters at creating bespoke, handcrafted engagement and other rings in a range of precious metals including gold and platinum. They’ll also guide you in the process of choosing the right cut, setting and metals to make sure they suit your style. They even have thousands of diamonds to choose from at their Cape Town workshop, so you are guaranteed to go home with stars in your eyes. It’s a V Day outing she will never forget. Trust us.

Unit 6, Victoria Junction | 57 Prestwich St | Green Point |+27 (0)21 421 5364

A FLIGHT WITH CAPE TOWN HELICOPTERS
Add a little adventure to your romance with a flight on the city’s TripAdvisor-rated number-one operator, Cape Town Helicopters. See the Atlantic from a brand-new point of view with your partner in adventure (for around the cost of two meals at a city restaurant) on the Hopper flight. Looking to impress? Splash a little extra cash on the VIP Winelands lunch, which includes a VIP flight around Cape Point and onto the Winelands for a three-course lunch paired with some of the region’s best vino. It doesn’t get more romantic than that… unless you want to propose, in which case you should speak to them beforehand about arranging one of their ultra-special engagement flights – they have a 100% “yes” record on these. 

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Cost: The Hopper flight costs R1190pp to CapeTownMagazine.com readers. The Winelands experiences start from R5300pp (VIP lunch trips can go up to R12600pp).
Time: Hopper flight: 15–20 mins. VIP Winelands: approximately 3 hours.


220 East Pier | Breakwater Edge | V&A Waterfront Helipad

A PRIVATE PICNIC FOR TWO
The Rhone Secret Rose Garden at Boschendal invites you to a romantic twilight picnic this Valentine’s Day. Upon arrival, guests will be treated to a glass of bubbly to set the mood for an evening spent under the stars. The picnic basket, made for two to share, features an array of treats curated by The Werf Restaurant’s executive chef Christiaan Campbell. Look forward to delights such as homemade ciabatta, rare roast beef with chimichurri, and cold smoked salmon trout with cucumber, mint, coriander and pickled red onion. Soft, live music will be provided by violinist Renate Riedemann. 
Cost: R5000 per couple and includes a glass of bubbly, private picnic location, picnic basket, a bottle of wine, entertainment and a Valentine’s Day gift
Time: 6:30pm


Boschendal Estate | Pniel Road | Groot Drakenstein | Franschhoek | +27 (0)21 870 4274 or reservations@boschendal.co.za

POPCORN AND POLKADRAAI
Popcorn is not a snack typically associated with love and romance, but this Valentine’s Day the humble corn takes centre at Stellenbosch Hills in a delightfully unexpected pairing experience. Enjoy gourmet popcorn from Guzzle & Wolf paired with some fine wines from the cooperative’s Polkadraai collection. Get a taste of Polkadraai Sauvignon Blanc Brut 2017 paired with banana-coated popcorn, Polkadraai Chenin Blanc/Sauvignon Blanc 2017 with salted caramel popcorn, Polkadraai Pinotage/Merlot 2016 with dark chocolate covered popcorn, and Polkadraai Pinot Noir Sparkling Rosé 2017 paired with strawberry popcorn. A wonderfully surprising treat, and a very affordable way to spoil your loved one.
Cost: R50/p for a 30-minute tasting session
Time: Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm and Saturday, 10am–3pm


Corner of R310 and Vlottenburg Road | Vlottenburg | Stellenbosch | +27 (0)21 881 3828 or info@stellenbosch-hills.co.za

PICNIC IN THE SKY
Take your Valentine’s Day plans to new heights this year with a date that literally offers an experience above the rest — relish in 360-degree views of Cape Town cuddled up to that special someone while digging into a tantalising picnic on Celestial Gifts’ Picnic in the Sky package. Fully-enclosed, air-conditioned cosy cabins make for a comfortable ride, all the while enjoying the thrill of a picnic in the sky with unparalleled views. You’ll also get a picnic cooler to keep, an e-voucher and concierge service included.
Cost: R1,849 per couple
Time: 20 - 30 minutes


Dock Road | V&A Waterfront | +27 (0)861 2222 84 | www.celestialgifts.co.za  

A DECADENT DINNER FOR TWO
The five-course Valentine’s Day dinner at Savour Restaurant at the African Pride 15 On Orange Hotel, Autograph Collection is an indulgent affair. You and your love get exquisite food pairings in an intimate setting. Look forward to tempura prawn amuse-bouche and smoked chilli glazed pork belly for starters, rosemary roast springbok loin for mains, herb-dusted kingfish for the fish course and raspberry buttermilk parfait for dessert.
Cost: R495/p
Time: from 6pm


Orange Street | Cape Town City Centre | +27 (0)21 469 8000

JE TE VEUX AT RADISSON BLU 
Rediscover old-world charm and the allure of Hollywood from yesteryear at the Radisson Blu Hotel and Residence this Valentine’s Day. This art deco-style hotel is hosting a four-course dinner at The Stratus Room as part of their Je Te Veux ("I want you") evening on Wednesday, 14 February. Classic films like Casablanca will be playing on screens in the background to set the tone. Guests may enjoy a welcome cocktail upon arrival and then head to the dancefloor after dinner to dance the night away.
Cost: R450/p gets you the whole experience, including a welcome cocktail, the four-course dinner, dance floor and rooftop Ghibli Bar access at Radisson Blu Hotel and Residence for the evening of 14 February 2018 exclusively.
Time: 7pm until late


22 Riebeek Street |Cape Town | www.radissonblu.com/en/hotel-capetown-residence

VALENTINE’S DAY AT THE SILO DISTRICT
One of Cape Town’s hottest new hotels, The Radisson RED V&A Waterfront, is hosting a romantic dinner where guests get to choose between dining on the rooftop or enjoying views of the Silo District from ground level. The hotel’s OUIBar + KTHCN is offering a “burgers and bubbles” special which features two burgers, two glasses of bubbly, and finally a boozy dessert milkshake to share. Meanwhile, the RED Roof is serving up the special of one half-and-half pizza, two glasses of bubbles and a boozy dessert milkshake to top it off.
Cost: Burgers and bubbles costs R450 per couple and pizza and bubbles cost R355 per couple
Time: 11am–11pm 


Silo 6 | Silo Square | South Arm Road | V&A Waterfront | +27 (0)87 086 1578 or baxter@radissonred.com

EXPLORE THE CBD THROUGH ITS CUISINE
If you are looking for something different and exciting, then a walking food tour could be your ideal Valentine's Day experience. Cape Town Culinary Tours guides you and your loved one on a scenic walk from De Waterkant through to the V&A Waterfront, while you indulge in six different local cuisines and beverages along the way. Tip: Make use of the exclusive CapeTownMagazine.com offer where you purchase one tour and get another one free - an ideal gift idea this Valentine's Day. Use the promo code CTMVALENTINE when booking between 22 January and 17 February (only) and redeem this special gift anytime this year until 31 December 2018.
Cost: R899/p, children R699/p, as well as a booking fee of R45/p. 
Time: 11am–2:30pm


Cape Town | capetownculinarytours.com

PROPOSING? CAPE DIAMONDS HAS THE RIGHT RING
If you’re planning on making it official this V-Day, Cape Diamonds have the perfect ring to seal the deal. Pick the diamond that catches your eye (and her heart) from their bespoke, handcrafted collection of platinum diamond rings. The jewellery workshop boasts unique designs inspired by the Cape’s diverse floral kingdom. Their Fynbos range is the only design of its kind in the world, so a truly unique piece of jewellery is guaranteed. If you can’t find your ideal gem in store or online, they’ll create what you want at the most competitive quote. Simply send in a picture of your design via email, or pop into their store in Green Point.
Cost: Varies


Cape Diamonds | Unit 6 | Victoria Junction | 57 Prestwich Street | Green Point | +27 (0)21 421 5364 or +27 (0)84 207 8000 or sales@capediamonds.co.za

DANCE, DINNER AND A CHOCOLATE FOUNTAIN BUFFET 
Inspired by the classic film Casablanca, the Valentine’s Day dance and dinner at Casa Restaurant and Cabanas at The Ritz aims to reawaken a love for old-school glamour and romance. The evening kicks off at 7pm, featuring a four-course dinner with Norwegian Salmon as the main, with a live band serenading couples with classical music to set the perfect mood for celebrating love. Something for all the chocolate lovers to look out for is the chocolate fountain buffet with strawberry skewers, date fingers, shortbread and meringue sticks, all ready to be dipped.
Cost: R550/p for a four-course meal and a glass of bubbly.
Time: 7pm–12am


Corner of Main and Camberwell Roads | Sea Point | Cape Town | reservations@theritzcapetown.co.za or theritz.co.za

A LOT OF LOVE AT A TOUCH OF MADNESS
A Touch of Madness is in the mood for love this Valentine’s Day. A relaxed evening is on the cards at this eclectic restaurant in the heart of the bohemian suburb of Observatory. The dinner menu for the evening has been designed with two in mind, thus delights that are ultimately shareable – think spring rolls, samoosas and a chilli popper burger or chicken burrito. And to top it, enjoy a complimentary koeksister with witblitz cream for dessert.
Cost: R110/p and includes a complimentary koeksister with witblitz cream.
Time: 6pm


12 Nuttall Road | Observatory | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 447 4650 or atouchofmadness.events@gmail.com

ROMANCE IN THE FORM OF REJUVENATION
Treat yourself and your loved one to an epic pamper session at the Glasshouse Rejuvenation Spa at The Radisson RED V&A Waterfront throughout the month of February. What’s more, these spa spoils come with lunch or dinner. Enjoy a manicure, pedicure, and back and neck massage, before tucking into a delicious pizza and indulging in the panoramic views of the city and ocean from the hotel’s Red Roof.
Cost: R699/p
Time: Monday–Friday, 9am–6pm and Saturday, 9am–5pm


Shop 5A.3 | Silo 5 | Silo Square | South Arm Road | V&A Waterfront | +27 (0)21 419 9599 or info@glasshouserejuvenation.com

BRAAIS CAN BE ROMANTIC TOO
A newly-opened oasis behind Hudsons in Stellenbosch is the Backyard Braai, an enclosed outdoor area which seats up to 80 people. Braai food, served gourmet style, is beautifully presented in the theme of a harvest table. Add some fire to your Valentine's Day with this hot new spot, where a Musgrave gin cocktail with edible flowers, strawberries and pink tonic will be served upon arrival, followed by starter courses consisting of a fresh strawberry salad with blue cheese, biltong, cos lettuce & balsamic reduction, bacon & cajunmarisch cheese samosas, served with Steve’s Dad’s Wors with chakalaka, mielie-potbrood and olives. For mains, tuck into tantalising dishes such as 12-hour smoked free range beef brisket, maple smoked rainbow trout with dill crème fraiche & soy marinade, and rotisserie Elgin deboned chicken thighs with plum BBQ sauce go name a few. Dessert is a show-stopping croquembouche (a French dessert consisting of choux pastry balls piled into a cone and bound with threads of caramel) made of homemade marshmallow, koeksister balls, Lindt brownies & fresh strawberries. Please note that full payment is required to secure your booking.
Cost: R390/p and includes a welcome drink
Time: Open for lunch 12pm–3pm, dinner 5pm–10pm


77 Dorp Street | Stellenbosch | +27 (0)21 887 2052 or stellenbosch@thebackyardbraai.co.za  

EAT YOUR HEART OUT IN PRINCE ALBERT
Set in the quaint Karoo town of Prince Albert, African Relish is a recreational cooking school which is serving up a terrific dinner this Valentine’s Day. Enjoy a two- or three-course menu featuring dishes like smoked salmon potato rostis, deboned teriyaki leg of lamb, white and dark chocolate layered cardamom infused mousse served with berry coulis, and more. This month-of-love-themed set menu is available on 14, 16 and 17 February.
Cost: The three-course set menu is R275/p and the two-course set menu is R225/p
Time: 6:30pm


34 Church Street | Prince Albert | +27 (0)23 5411381

IT’S A LOVE THING, VOL 2
Valentine’s Day 2018 sees the second edition of acclaimed Capetonian singer Robin Pieters’ month of love-themed concert. The recent The Voice South Africa finalist will be joined on stage by fellow artists Paxton Fielies, winner of Idols Season 13, Karin Kortje, also a former Idols winner, and songstress Lira. Enjoy a musical extravaganza as these musical talents come together at the Grand Arena at GrandWest Casino on 14 February.
Cost: R100/p–R180/p
Time: 8pm


1 Jakes Gerwel Drive | Goodwood | Cape Town | online.computicket.com

FROM BOSCHENDAL WITH LOVE
Enjoy an intimate three-course dinner with your partner at Boschendal’s The Werf Restaurant. Renowned chef Christiaan Campbell has prepared a Valentine’s Day menu that features slow-roasted Angus ribeye – free range and farmed on-site – served with garden vegetables sourced from The Werf Food Garden. Fitting for Valentine’s Day, the dessert is delicious Italian Kisses. Live entertainment by saxophonist Judy Brown makes for smooth background music and adds to what will go down as a most memorable evening. What’s more, couples can also look forward to a special, surprise gift.
Cost: R1050/p and includes a three-course dinner, a cocktail, entertainment and a gift. Opt for a wine pairing too at an additional R400/p.
Time: 6:30pm


Boschendal Estate | Pniel Road | Groot Drakenstein | Franschhoek | +27 (0)21 870 4274 or +27 (0)21 870 4206 | reservations@boschendal.co.za or werf@boschendal.co.za 

GIN WITH A VIEW
Rooftop bars ooze appeal with their inner-city aesthetic and the Cartel Rooftop at 71 Waterkant Street is putting together a special gin pre-dinner jol this Valentine’s Day. Gin o’ clock strikes precisely at 4pm on February 14th, and the first 40 people who enter will receive a free tumbler of fynbos-infused gin by local distillery Wilderer. Before setting off to your Valentine’s activity of choice, use this late-afternoon gathering as a jump-off.
Cost: Entry is free
Time: 4pm–10pm


Cartel Rooftop | 71 Waterkant Street |Cape Town | www.cartelrooftop.co.za or info@nvdproperty.co.za

NO PARTNER? NO PROBLEM
The recently-opened Radisson Red V&A Waterfront is hosting a speed dating evening for singles. This promises to be lots of fun and a great opportunity to meet new people, sans dating apps. Guests are given five minutes to meet one another in a rotation-based system, and the next morning an email is generated with a functionality that gives each guest an opportunity to mark the names of favourable matches. If it’s a two-way match, contact details are shared.
Cost: R200 and includes a welcome drink
Time: 6pm-9pm


Silo 6 | Silo square | South Arm Road |V&A waterfront| +27 (0)72 464 4253 or http://www.smartdate.co.za/events_detail.asp?txtEvent_ID=20909 

BREAK BREAD AT BELUGA
A Cape Town institution, Beluga Restaurant presents a Valentine’s Day dinner featuring its signature style of Euro-Asian fusion cuisine. For starters, delve into Lamb Cha Siu Bao, West Coast oysters and beef carpaccio. For mains enjoy your choice of mushroom gnocchi, miso-marinated kingklip, or the ultimate Beluga crustacean platter. Desserts feature sweet treats such as white chocolate beignets, vanilla crème brulee, or a duo of vegan cheesecake.
Cost: Prices range from R50 to R2250 per meal
Time: 5pm


The Foundry | 70 Prestwich Street | Green Point | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 418 2948 or info@beluga.co.za

PICNIC IN A ROSE GARDEN
Romance in a rose garden sounds like a pretty spectacular way to spend Valentine’s Day, right? Boschendal’s rose garden picnic offers two baskets, one for couples and one for singles, each containing delicious eats including creamy camembert crisp lavash and preserve, rose marshmallows and more. Capture memories of this fun and romantic night in the Instabooth, an Instagram-themed photo booth that forms part of the experience.
Cost: R750 for a basket for two and R450 for a basket for one, which includes a glass of bubbly on arrival, live entertainment and a Valentine’s Day gift.
Time: 6:30pm


Boschendal Estate | Pniel Road | Groot Drakenstein | Franschhoek | +27 (0)21 870 4274 or reservations@boschendal.co.za

FOOD AND WINE PAIRING
Upscale chicken eatery Roast & Co is joining forces with Warwick Wine Estate this Valentine’s Day for an unforgettable food and wine pairing. The evening starts off with a glass of First Lady Rose 2017 served out of Warwick First Lady Rose magnums, followed by a three-course dinner that entails baked camembert, pan-seared duck breast, fresh compote and dried meringue to name a few, all paired with Warwick’s best blends.
Cost: R795 per couple
Time: 7pm–10pm


98 Shortmarket Street |Cape Town | +27 (0)21 424 6372 or info@roastandco.co.za

THE PROOF IS IN THE PUDDING AT THIS COOKING CLASS FOR COUPLES
Prince Albert features in this list again, this time with a useful cooking class at African Relish — a fantastic way for couples to bond and learn how to cook at the same time. Emphasis will be placed on creating a Valentine’s menu with chef and cookbook author Camilla Comins. You’ll be making bread, two starters, two main courses and two desserts. You and your partner will learn the ropes, techniques and tricks of the trade used in a real restaurant. The spread prepared by participants will be enjoyed after the class.
Cost: R900/p
Time: 9am


34 Church Street | Prince Albert | +27 (0)23 5411381

ROMANCE ON THE WATER’S EDGE
Shimmy Beach Club is pulling out the stops this Valentine’s Day to create an outstanding five-course, candlelit dinner with Table Bay as the backdrop. Guests will be greeted with a glass of Cote des Roses wine, with an assortment of gourmet dishes prepared by executive chef Adrian Cook to follow, including seared salmon, potato gnocchi, Bar One mousse and other delights.
Cost: R450/p and includes a welcome drink
Time: 6pm


12 South Arm Road |Cape Town | +27 (0)21 200 7778 or info@shimmybeachclub.co.za

KITESURFING ON CLOUD NINE
Who says Valentine’s Day needs to be all about eating and drinking? Why not try kitesurfing with your loved one, for a romantic adventure of a different kind. This Valentine’s Day local kitesurfing operator High Five is factoring in not only couples but friends and families too with their 3-for-2 special. Take advantage of this deal by mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com when booking your session. This is the ideal way to celebrate the day of love while learning a fun new skill.
Cost: R1600 for 3 people
Time: 8am–8pm


68 Beach Boulevard | Table View | Cape Town | +27 (0)72 902 7899 or info@high-five.co.za 

PRIVÉ PICNIC AT THE WERF PAVILION
For an exclusive private picnic for you and your partner, the Werf Pavilion at Boschendal sets the stage for the perfect romantic evening. The picnic basket curated by chef Christiaan Campbell and his team includes tasty delights such as roast chicken breast with mango and spring onion mayo, Turkish delight, and tasty chocolate tarts. You’ll be entertained by the sweet sounds of violinist Renate Riedemann and a performance by fire dancing troupe FireTribe.
Cost: R7000 per couple and includes a glass of bubbly, private picnic location, a bottle of wine, entertainment and a Valentine’s Day gift.
Time: 6:30pm


Boschendal Estate | Pniel Road | Groot Drakenstein | Franschhoek | +27 (0)21 870 4274 or reservations@boschendal.co.za

NOT EVERYONE IS IN LOVE – THE ANTI-VALENTINE'S COMEDY SHOW
The Anti-Valentine’s Comedy Show at Cape Town Comedy Club is for when you are single but you’re still open to meeting new people. If you are ready to laugh and mingle then you’ll enjoy this year’s show featuring MC, Mel Jones, UK headliner, Lateef Lovejoy and comedic support from Suhayl Essa and Francois van As. Happy hour is from 6pm–7pm, so a pre-show drink is in order – as long as you promise to try not to drunk dial your ex.
Cost: R120/p for tickets to the show only. There is a food menu available and will be charged for separately – dinner is on sale from 6pm.
Time: The show starts at 8:30pm


6 Dock Road | The Pump House | V&A Waterfront | capetowncomedy.com or online.computicket.com

A SOPHISTICATED THREE-COURSE DINNER 
Century City plays host to the sophisticated Cape Town Marriott Hotels Crystal Towers. Get dressed up and enjoy a three-course fine dining experience at Towers Restaurant. The menu consists of a delicious tomato soup, line fish prepared fresh from the sea and a delectable caramelised white chocolate mousse.
Cost: R450/p and includes a bottle of wine per couple from the wine list.
Time: 6:30pm until close


Century Boulevard | Century City | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 525 3888 or email crystal.capetown.sales@marriotthotels.com

TOAST TO LOVE WITH A GLASS OF PROSECCO
Musical haunt The Piano Bar is already a popular dining destination for couples, but this V-Day offer makes it doubly so. Situated in De Waterkant, Piano Bar lets you treat your sweetheart to some Prosecco and a mouth-watering mealtime experience, starting with a platter to share featuring everything from risotto to salmon. For mains, choose between the beef fillet and cannelloni. On the night expect the sweet sounds of the Brittany Dilkes duo, and to round it all off, enjoy some dessert which will include two shots of Frangelico.
Cost: R825 per couple and includes a glass of Prosecco per person.
Time: 6pm–late


47 Napier Street | De Waterkant | +27 (0)21 418 1096 | thepianobar.co.za

AN INTIMATE COUPLES' OR SINGLES' DINNER 
Already known as one of the city’s most intimate spots for a date night, HQ is being more inclusive this year. Their Valentine’s Day dinner will not only be catered to couples but also for singles looking for a good night out. On arrival, enjoy a complimentary rose and raspberry pink Tanqueray and tonic helping you to start up the conversation for the night ahead. There’ll be a delicious steak on the menu, an item that has proved popular for a long time. Entertainment will be provided by Ricky Botsis and Anthea Scholtz so be sure to bring along your dancing shoes.
Cost: R650 per couple and includes a rose and raspberry pink Tanqueray and tonic.
Time: 6pm–12pm


100 Shortmarket Street | Cape Town | +27 (0)21 424 6373 or management@hqrestaurant.co.za | www.hqrestaurant.co.za

A GOURMET PICNIC OVERLOOKING THE ATLANTIC OCEAN
It’s hard to imagine anything more romantic than tucking into a sunset gourmet picnic with a view of the Atlantic Ocean at Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront. Curated by the Radisson’s executive chef Norma Heath, the Valentine’s Day picnic selection includes a selection of hams, trout salad, wine pairings and more.
Cost: R750 per couple, includes a glass of sparkling wine on arrival.
Time: from 6:30pm


Granger Bay Boulevard | Granger Bay | +27 (0)21 441 3000 or capetown.foodandbeverage@radissonblu.com

WATCH A MOVIE UNDER THE STARS
One of the best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day is with good company and a great movie and you can do this at The Galileo Open-Air Cinema. If this sounds like you, then head to Nooitgedacht Wine Estate and enjoy the aptly named Valentine’s Day movie starring Ashton Kutcher, Jennifer Garner, Jessica Alba and more. This magical evening will include the movie, backrest, blanket, welcome drink, a heart-shaped lollipop of course, you and your partner.
Cost: R225/p and includes a welcome drink on arrival.
Time: Gates open at 5pm


R304 between Stellenbosch and the N1 | Stellenbosch | +27 (0)71 471 8728 or hello@thegalileo.co.za | www.thegalileo.co.za and Webtickets.co.za

CELEBRATE ALL THINGS LOVE
They say you should celebrate Valentine’s Day every day and we agree, but that doesn’t mean you can’t show your love by doing something special with your significant other on this red heart (or is that “red hot”?!) day. Head to the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in the Winelands for a beautiful evening under the stars with performances by The Voice SA’s Thembeka Mnguni and Samantha Leonard. Their angelic voices are sure to to whisk you and your person away to another world.
Cost: R200/p 
Time: 8:15pm–9:15pm 


Corner of Oude Libertas Road and Adam Tas Road Stellenbosch | +27 (0) 21 809 7473/7380 or theatre@oudelibertas.co.za | oudelibertas.co.za

HONOUR YOURSELF AND YOUR PARTNER 
What better way to honour yourself and your partner this Valentine’s Day? Désir’s showroom and online store provide you with a selection of the most luxurious and sophisticated range of imported lingerie, sex toys and accessories in South Africa. The Fifty Shades of Grey range is definitely one to look at as it is approved by Fifty Shades author E.L. James. Get R500 off on luxurious Valentine's Day gifts before 16 February 2018. Whether online or in-store, the entire experience guarantees discretion as much as it promises to be unforgettable. Find them at their showroom (walk-ins are welcome) in Camps Bay.


13 Totnes Avenue | Bakoven | Camps Bay | Cape Town | +27 (0)86 099 4160 | www.desir.co.za

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

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The weekend starts on Thursday at Cape Town Comedy Club, the city’s best stand-up spot

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Throw a party unlike any other at the Mother City’s underwater wonderland

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Tuck into two lamb burgers and fries for the price of one every Wednesday

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

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