Special events guide for Cape Town – 9 to 15 March 2012

High Tea

This delicious afternoon tea is the perfect treat for a special occasion or a ‘just because’ outing with a friend. Meet friends for a birthday tea with a difference or simply gather the family together a Saturday afternoon together. 

10 March @ 2:30pm – 5:30pm – R160

Table Bay Hotel, Quay 6, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 406 5000

Omniberg Wine Festival

Relax and enjoy live music in front of the historic manor house by Newton & Co, a four-piece band with a repertoire from country to rock, from blues to folk; and Synchronicity, a popular vocal duo from Cape Town with an equally wide range.

10 March @ 10am – 6pm – R60 – R150

Nederburg Wine Estate, Paarl Wine Route, Tel: (021) 863 4886

Hout Bay Sandcastle Competition

The competition attracts hundreds of children, families and corporate teams, who compete to build the most creative and impressive sand castles possible, in aid of education funds.  Food and drink stalls as well as music, pony rides and a fun park will ensure it’s a full day of family entertainment.

10 March @ 9:30am – 1pm

Hout Bay Beach, Tel: (021) 790 1540

Green Art Project Underway

Cavendish Square has announced the launch of an innovative green art project which will include art installations throughout the popular Cape Town shopping centre. 

Until Mid May

Cavendish Square                      

Barbeque Thursday at Twelve Apostles

An invigorating ending to a summer day.  Enjoy balmy summer evenings, tucking into the most South African of meals, a traditional braai which includes a variety of deliciously crisp fresh salads and a range of succulent meat cooked over coals.

Every Thursday @ 6:30pm – R350

Café Grill, Twelve Apostles Hotel

Grove Toastmasters Club

1st Wednesday of Every Month @ 6:45pm – R100

Kelvin Grove, Country Club, Tel: 083 3940 201

High Tea Mornings

Patrons can enjoy delicious treats, cakes,finger sandwiches and teas while listening to live music.

Every Wednesday @ 9am – 1pm – R120

Villa Pascal, Tel: (021) 975  2566 / 082 569 4147

Decadent Ice Cream & Wine Tasting

Embrace the last months of summer and be sure not to miss out on one of the most refreshing winelands taste experiences – homemade ice cream paired with wine.

Until End of April (Tuesdays – Saturdays)

Clos Malverne, Devon Valley outside Stellenbosch, Tel: (021) 865 2022