Best Things to do in Cape Town This Weekend — 1 – 3 March 2019

The weekend is upon us and South Africa’s Cape Town is buzzing with events. Whether you wish to attend a fabulous music festival, try local craft beers, or watch a spectacular motor show, there is no shortage of fun things to do in The Mother City this weekend. Let’s take a look at some of the best Cape Town events happening in the next 3 days.

1 Perdeberg’s Harvest Celebration (March 2)

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Part of the Paarl Harvest Festival, the Perdeberg’s Harvest Celebration is a relaxing event for the whole family. Expect to find a variety of wines available for tasting, as well as dozens of food trucks offering local specialties. To keep you entertained, bands like Die Wildberries, Viljoen Retief and Rooies are scheduled to perform. In case you are visiting with children, there is a kid’s are which includes a jumping castle, face painting, and a jungle gym.

Venue: Perdeberg Cellars, Vryguns Farm, Windmeul, Paarl

2 Cape Town Motor Show (March 2-3)

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If you feel like having an interactive motoring experience in Cape Town this weekend, head out to the Grand West Casino & Entertainment World to see the awesome Cape Town Motor Show. There will be cars, bikes, trucks, as well as plenty of entertainment for the guests. You will also have a chance to see engine modifications, vehicles used for various competitions, and other auto-related exhibits. The tickets for this event range from R80 to R 1950.

Venue: Grand West Casino & Entertainment World

3 Huawei KDay 2019 (March 2)

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Huawei KDay is definitely one of the biggest Cape Town events this weekend. Some of the most popular South African artists including Mi Casa, Goodluck, Craig Lucas, Kurt Darren, Lady Zamar, Youngsta CPT, The Kiffness, DJ Kent, Majozi, Pascal and Pearce (with Jethro Tait), Doctor Victor and the Rasta Rebels, Timo ODV, Jamali and Chad Saaiman  are scheduled to perform at the Meerendal Wine Estate where the festival is taking place. Tickets for this music festival cost R300 per adult.

Venue: Meerendal Wine Estate, Vissershok Rd, Durbanville, Cape Town

4 South Yeasters Summer Fest 2019 (March 3)

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Beer lovers will be happy to hear that South Yeasters Summer Fest is happening this weekend in Claremont. Expect to find around 5 homebrewed beers available to sample and you can actually vote for your favorite beer. The winner will receive the prestigious People’s Choice trophy. In case you get hungry, The Rosmead Food Market offers a variety of tasty foods.

Venue: Saggy Stone, Villagers FC, Claremont

5 Amanda Black & Sun-El Musician at Kirstenbosch  (March 3)

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The popular Afro Soul singer-songwriter and recording artist, Amanda Black is performing at the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens this Sunday as a part of the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts series.  She will be backed by Sun-El Musician who won the SAMPRA Highest Airplay Song of the Year. Tickets range from R150 to R 190. This is one of the most anticipated Cape Town events this weekend.

Venue: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Ave, Newlands, Cape Town


Looking for more things to do in Cape Town this weekend? You can check out a range of tours packages you can enjoy. Be sure to follow us on Facebook or check out our blog, which has a huge range of ideas on what to see and do, where to stay and how to put every moment of your weekend to good use. If you’re planning a longer stay, be sure to get in touch. We will help you find the perfect place to stay in Cape Town this weekend or any other weekend you plan to visit.

About The Author: Dejan

Dejan
I love writing about Cape Town, and all it has to offer. What a pleasure to be able to share this beautiful Mother City with aspiring travellers and visitors from near and far. Come and visit us soon, and when you do, make sure to book with cometocapetown.com :)
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