The top 5 things to do this weekend in Cape Town

Cape Town has a great weekend life, so make sure your stay in the city extends past the week and into the weekend. Most festivals, markets, and concerts take place on the weekend, and the city’s bars and cafes fill up. We’ve chosen seven of the best events to check out this weekend. Clear your schedule and book your tickets now.
For a complete list of events, take a look at our calendar.
Norval Concerts: Moreira Chonguica
The award-winning Mozambican saxophonist Moreira Chonguica is celebrated as one of Africa’s most innovative jazz musicians. He returns to Cape Town for a single performance on Africa Day 25th May at 8:30 pm at Norval Foundation. Moreira’s passionate stage performance takes place at Gallery 8. Be sure not to miss this event.

Special Screening of Deep Blue – Middle C
It’s movie time at the Two Oceans Aquarium on 24 May 2019. Dip into the ocean for a special screening of locally produced documentary Deep Blue Middle C. This genre-bending film was inspired by and takes place on the west coast of South Africa – a place of profound meaning and impact for filmmaker Bryan Little who, along with a group of his friends, spent 10 days and 10 nights re-connecting with the wild and enigmatic part of South Africa’s coast.

The Lawns Market
Come and enjoy this lifestyle market with live music performances taking place at the event. Expect a carefully curated selection of food, beverage, men’s and women’s apparel, swimwear, sunglasses, skincare, decor, bags, jewelry, kids wear, chocolate and so much more.

The Night Feast Featuring Matthew Mole & Friends
The Palms Décor & Lifestyle Centre in Woodstock invites you to celebrate, dance, and feast in their inner-city gathering of food, music, and design culture. Get ready for a feast unlike anything you’ve experienced before!

Cape Town Concert Series
The event returns with an exciting new line up of their first season of 2019. The Cape Town Concert series presents a clarinet and piano recital with Junnan Sun & Megan–Geoffrey Prins that will take place on the 25th May 2019.
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A Night at the Opera
Following last year’s success, the Con Spirito Philharmonic returns this weekend with exciting arias, duets, and ensembles from famous operas.
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Jazz in the Garden – Winter Edition
Enjoy your Sunday, while relaxing with friends and family with live music & DJ’s spinning jazzy tunes. This weekend you’ll get to enjoy the sultry sounds of jazz vocalist Ami Williams accompanied by pianist Dillon April. Food and beverages will be on sale at the event. Guests are welcome to bring their own or even braai. The event is family friendly.
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