Locals have always had a sweet spot for the otherwise obscure and now aged musician, but thanks to the recently released Swedish-made documentary ‘Searching for Sugar Man’ – a film detailing the journey of two South African fans who set out to discover their hero’s fate – the vocalist and his career are now in the throes of an impassioned revival.
20 & 21 February @ 8pm
R310 – R520
Grand Arena, Grand West Casino
Cape Town Gay Pride
Happening in the sunny streets of Cape Town, the pink calendar highlight includes a fantastic collection of parties, parades and protests scattered across a two-week period. While the line-up may be both vast and varied – it includes everything from drag shows in Green Point to seminars in Langa – one thing remains consistent: each event encourages not only LGBTIQ folks, but also straight allies, to partake in the fun.
16 February – 3 March
FREE – R250
De Waterkant, Napier, Liddle & Cobern Street, Green Point
Darling Music Experience
Established by three legends in the industry, David Tidboald, Hendrik Hofmeyr and Alfred Legner, the wholly unique summertime event invites fans of everything from opera and chamber music to jazz and classical to journey to the charming West Coast hamlet for brilliantly blended wine, food, music and more.
Until 17 February
FREE – R495
Darling, West Coast, Tel: 074 5564032