Besides being blessed with natural beauty and iconic landmarks, South Africa’s Mother City offers plenty of activities throughout the year. Whether you wish to try the local wine, attend a cooking and photography workshop, or listen to live jazz music, there are many amazing events in Cape Town to look forward to this weekend.
1 Wacky Wine Weekend 2019 (June 7-9)
Wine lovers will be happy to hear that the annual Wacky Wine Weekend is taking place at the Robertson Wine Valley this weekend. The event features 40 wine estates and wineries from the region and offers numerous activities such as cellar tours, wine pairings, and tutored tastings by winemakers. There will be live music, as well as a variety of delicious foods. The event takes place at various tourism establishments and wineries in the Robertson region.
Venue: Robertson Wine Valley
2 Cook & Shoot with Orms & Brett Nussey (June 8)
Looking for amazing events in Cape Town this Saturday? Cook & Shoot with Orms & Brett Nussey is a cooking class at Woodcutters Grove Estate in Hout Bay where photography and food enthusiasts can learn about food photography through a workshop. You can also enjoy a tasty three-course meal at the event which lasts for about 4 hours.
Venue: Stir Crazy Cooking School, 3 Woodcutters Grove Estate, Hout Bay, Cape Town
3 Upper Blaauwklippen Vintners tasting (June 8)
For a boutique wine tasting experience, visit the Upper Blaauwklippen Vintners tasting event in the Upper Blaauwklippen valley. Besides meeting owners of various boutique wine farms, you can attend a personal wine tasting. Keep in mind that the tickets for this event are very limited and cost R600 per person.
Venue: Kleinood, Keermont, De Trafford farms
4 Vintage, Antiques and Collectables Fair (June 7-9)
Created by the Made in the Cape Market’s founders, Vintage, Antiques and Collectables Fair is a lovely market in Cape Town where you can score everything from vintage linen to retro clothes and leather shoes. There will also be vintage furniture for sale, as well as china tea sets and other similar accessories.
Venue: 1 Dreyer Street, Claremont Cape Town,
5 Youth Jazz Festival 2019 (June 8)
Showcasing the talent of young local jazz musicians, the Youth Jazz Festival is one of the most amazing events in Cape Town this Saturday. The famous musical director, Amanda Tiffin is a mentor for these talented young musicians and she has practiced with them for over 2 months for this festival. If you are a fan of jazz music, make sure to visit the Artscape Theatre where the event is taking place. Tickets cost R80 per person.
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