Cape Town Events Guide – 14Oct

Veritas Wine Tasting

Each year, wine lovers may sample the Double Gold and Gold Veritas Award winning wines at a series of wine-tastings and gourmet evenings countrywide.

18 October @ 5pm

R140

Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town

Tel: (021) 863 1599

 

Robertson Wine on the River

The annual Spring outdoor wine lovers’ festival on the banks of the Breede River.

More than 30 wineries offer tastings alongside arts and crafts stalls, boat cruises, jazz and blues music and quality local food. Kids’ activities available on a pay as you go basis.

14 October @ 12pm

From R85

Goudmyn Riverside Farm, Robertson

Tel: (023) 625 1954

 

Oyster and Champagne Festival

The annual Spring outdoor wine lovers’ festival on the banks of the Breede River.

More than 30 wineries offer tastings alongside arts and crafts stalls, boat cruises, jazz and blues music and quality local food. Kids’ activities available on a pay as you go basis.

15 – 16 October @ 11am – 8pm

R120

Hillcrest Wine Estate, Hillcrest Quarry, Tygervalley Road, Durbanville

Tel: (021) 9764959

 

Ripleys Believe it or Not Expo

The displays are highly educational covering themes including space, the ocean, human oddities, giants and little people, sport, Asia, Africa, vampires and lizards. With more than 170 artifacts and interactive exhibits. Collected by Mr Robert Ripley himself and by the team of Ripley Entertainment Inc in the US.

Until 31 December

R150 – R175

Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Dock Road, Cape Town

 

Body Worlds Vital Exhibition

The exhibition provides visitors with an opportunity to see how lifestyle choices drastically affect the body. All the sections create an absolutely amazing exhibition, demonstrating the human body’s intelligent design, how it functions and to appreciate what happens when disease strikes and how it can miraculously regenerate itself. 

Until 23 October

R100 – R160

Watershed, V&A Waterfront