Dr Graham Walker’s high-energy science show with workshops and activities.
15 May @ 6pm
Science Centre, Cape Town Science Centre, 370B Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 300 3200
City Walk Saturdays
A collaborative community placemaking project that creates the opportunity to use the inner city “as a place to play, meet and create,” connecting significant places in the urban heart of Cape Town through storytelling, public art and walking tours to bring public spaces to life activities such as soccer, giant chess, face-painting, jumping castles, chalk paintings, board games, yoga and dancing are organised.
16 May @ 10am – 2pm
Company’s Gardens, St Georges Mall, firstname.lastname@example.org
Franschhoek Literary Festival
Sarah Waters, Deon Meyer, Mike van Graan, Hugh Masekela and Zelda La Grange are amongst a lineup of over 170 writers from South Africa and overseas giving a series of informal discussions and debates to promote reading and writing in South Africa.
15 – 17 May @ 10am – 5pm
In and around Franschhoek, www.flf.co.za
A food and wine pairing evening, with food prepared by Johnny Hamman, 2014 Kokkedoor winner and wines selected by Cellar Master, Niel Bester.
16 May @ 7pm
The Manor House, Plaisir de Merle, Simondium, on R45 between Paarl and Franschhoek, Tel: (021) 874 1071
The Cape Orchid Society Autumn Show
An array of orchids and exotic plants on display as well as for sale.
16 & 17 May
R5 – R15
Alphen Centre, Constantia Main Road, Constantia, Tel: 072 3767045
Good Food & Wine Show
The annual foodie exhibition offers demos, tastings, cooking classes and appearances by internationally acclaimed chefs including The Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro and MasterChef Australia judge, chef and author, Matt Preston.
21 – 24 May @ 10am – 9pm
R50, R110 & R130
Cape Town International Convention Centre, Tel: (021) 702 2280 / 0861 366343