Cape Town Events Guide – 28Oct

Mama Magic – The Bay Expo

Annual exhibition of internationally recognised brands, with experts offering advice and interactive seminars, as well as stands selling a vast range of baby and parent-related products, often at discounted prices.  Activities for kids and toddlers are also available.

28 – 30 October @ 9am – 6pm

R65 / U10 FREE

Cape Town International Convention Centre

Tel: (011) 465 8955 / (011) 465 8685


Protea Party

The annual Protea Party – created to celebrate the spirit of Anthonij Rupert Wyne’s Protea wine range – has established itself as a sought-after event and provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy an evening of fine food, wine and unmatched hospitality. 

29 October @ 6:30pm


Anthonij Rupert Wine Estate, R45 Wine Estate, R45 Wine Route, Franschhoek

Tel: (021) 874 9041


Pinotage on Tap

The annual event, voted ‘Best Wine Event in the World’ in 2014, offers an array of foods to pair with its renowned coffee-chocolate Pinotage. With live music from Zolani Mahola (lead singer of Freshlyground), the Cape Town Brass Band, Jazz Trio and Wynberg Boys’ High School Steel Drum Band – all under the direction of maestro Richard Cock.

29 October @ 12:30pm – 7pm

Festival Pass R435 | Festival Pass + Case of Wine R980 (tickets incl. goodie bag and wine on tap)

Diemersfontein Wine & Country Estate, Wellington

Tel: (021) 8645050


Canal Walk Gaming Expo

The Expo stages the Kwesé Ace Football Tournament using the new Xbox FIFA 2017 game, for which there are various cash pries for. PlayStation fans can experience the PS Virtual Reality headset, with a wide number of PSVR specific games to choose from. Other confirmed exhibitors include Xbox, Prima Interactive, Megarom Interactive, Nintendo, PlayStation and Electronic Arts. 

30 October @ 10am – 9pm


Canal Walk Shopping Centre, Century Blvd, Century City

Tel: (021) 529 9699


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