Pleasures of Pinot Noir Festival
Wine-lovers are invited to experience the pinnacle of the South African Pinot Noir offering at the annual Pinot Noir Festival. Guests will revel in the lovely early-autumn weather in the hotel’s beautiful gardens, enjoying light music and canapés as they embark on a viticultural journey to sample South Africa’s finest Pinot Noirs.
14 April @2pm – 5pm
Vineyard Hotel & Spa, Tel: (021) 657 4500
Out in Africa Film Festival
South Africa’s gay and lesbian silver screen event celebrates its 20th year with a line-up of socially conscious, purposeful films.
12 – 21 April
R50 – R65
Nu Metro, V&A Waterfront, Tel: (021) 461 4027
Pick n Pay Taste of Cape Town
Savour the flavour of culinary creations from the Mother City’s top restaurants, wine estates and producers.
11 April – 14 April @ 1pm – 10:30pm
R80 – R685
Green Point Cricket Club, Corner Vlei & Fritz Sonnenberg Road, Gree Point, Tel: (021) 418 4516
Cape Town Marimba Festival
Tap your feet to the rhythmic beat of Cape Town’s talented school bands. Learners can flaunt their skill, but also take advantage of a rare chance to experience the thrill of performing in a big theatre stage production.
12 April @ 7:45pm – 9:30pm
R45 – R90
Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch, Tel: (021) 685 7880
Rare Plant Fair
Take home something new and unique to root in your garden. Thirty-two amateur and professional specialist growers will descend on the wine estate near Stellenbosch to sell bulbs, succulents, perennials and breathtaking flowers, like orchids and irises, to keen gardeners eager to take home the colourful flora and enjoy for a lifetime.
13 April @ 9:30pm – 2:30pm
Rustenberg Wine Estate, Rustenburg Road, Stellenbosch, Tel: 078 0212101