With a host of exciting January 2017 events in Cape Town, the start to the new year is sure to be all sorts of amazing! Whether you’re more of an outdoor festival person, or a classical music enthusiast, horse event fan, city slicker, theatre goer, sports watcher, Shakespeare fan, ballet supporter, wine fundi or car appreciator, you are sure to find something in this mixed bag of events.
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Cape Town January Events 2017
From the very first day of the year, all the way to the end of the month, Cape Town January events 2017 includes a wide variety of things to do across the city. We have events for grown-ups, events for kids, outdoor events, indoor events, music events, wine events, plays, ballet, action, runs and many, many other things to look forward to in January.
Here is an overview of upcoming events taking place in January 2017 in Cape Town:
1 January 2017 – Kirstenbosch Summer Series: Mango Groove @ Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands
6 – 7 January 2017 – L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2017 @ Kenilworth Race Course, Kenilworth
7 January 2017 – The Parlotones @ Paul Cluver Estate, Grabouw
7 January 2017 – Viennese New Year’s Concert @ Cape Town City Hall, City Centre
8 January 2017 – Kahn Morbee – Concerts in the Park @ Wynberg Park, Wynberg
8 January 2017 – Kirstenbosch Summer Series: Zonke Dikana @ Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands
14 – 21 January 2017 – Herman van Veen in Concert @ Artscape, Foreshore
15 January 2017 – Kirstenbosch Summer Series: Matthew Mole/Jesse Clegg @ Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands
15 January 2017 – Open Streets City Centre @ Bree Street, City Centre
18 – 28 January 2017 – Sherlock Holmes and the Curse of the Queen’s Diamond @ Theatre on the Bay, Camps Bay
21 January 2017 – Night Nation Run @ Grand Parade, City Centre
21 January – 5 February 2017 – Red Bull King of the Air 2017 @ Big Bay, Bloubergstrand
21 January – 25 February 2017 – Twelfth Night at Maynardville @ Maynardville Open Air Theatre, Wynberg
22 January 2017 – Ard Mathews – Concerts in the Park @ De Waal Park, Oranjezicht
22 January 2017 – Kirstenbosch Summer Series: Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra @ Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands
22 January – 26 February 2017 – Cape Town City Ballet – Romeo & Juliet @ Maynardville Open Air Theatre, Wynberg
26 January 2017 – CPO Summer Music Festival with Paul Lewis @ City Hall, City Centre
26 – 29 January 2017 – Up the Creek Festival 2017 @ Breede River, Swellendam
27 – 29 January 2017 – Cape Town Motor Show @ GrandWest, Goodwood
27 January – 25 February 2017 – Riaad Moosa in Life Begins @ Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch
28 January 2017 – Elvis Blue @ Paul Cluver Estate, Grabouw
28 – 29 January 2017 – Littlegig 2017 @ Wiesenhof Farm, Stellenbosch
28 January 2017 – Stellenbosch Harvest Parade @ Stellenbosch, Cape Winelands
28 – 29 January 2017 – Delheim Start of Harvest 2017 @ Delheim Wine Estate, Stellenbosch
29 January 2017 – Kirstenbosch Summer Series: Lira @ Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Newlands
I don’t know about you, but that sounds like a rather good month to me! What will YOU be doing this January 2017 in Cape Town? Let us know in the comments below!