Cape Town jol: what to do in the Mother City this weekend

Take advantage of these great events happening in Cape Town

15 June 2017 - 06:40 By Staff Reporter
Reza Khota will lead a jazz quartet at the Blah Blah Bar
Reza Khota will lead a jazz quartet at the Blah Blah Bar
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Reza Khota Quartet

Jazz band.

When: Saturday, June 17, 9pm-midnight

Where: Blah Blah Bar, Kloof Street, Gardens, R100 on 021-422-2762

Silver Mountain Music Festival

Acts include Richard Cock and members of the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, Nicholas Nicolaidis, Magda de Vries and Samson Diamond.

There will also be dairy and beer tours, milk tasting and guided forest walks.

When: Until Sunday, June 18, various times

Where: Strawberry Hill Farm, Grootvadersbosch Estate, Heidelberg, full pass R850, children's full pass R400, individual ticket prices vary; e-mail


Silent Disco at Two Oceans Aquarium

Dance among rays and turtles in the Ocean Exhibit tunnel using wireless headphones.

When: Sunday, June 18, 6pm-9.30pm

Where: Dock Road, V&A Waterfront, R200, online R180, children R100 or R90 online, at Quicket


International Day of Yoga

Morning and afternoon sessions, workshops, a market and prizes

When: Saturday, June 17, 8.30am-1.30pm

Where: Cape Town International Convention Centre, free but book at Quicket

Cape Town Book Sale

From popular fiction and non-fiction to academic and children's books.

When: Friday, June 16 until Sunday, June 18, 9am-10pm

Where: The Avenue, V&A Waterfront, R25, under-12s free, or beat the queue for R125 at Webtickets

Ayama Vermentino 2016 Auction

The first vintage of this type of wine produced in South Africa. Proceeds to the Perdjie School for disadvantaged children.

When: Friday, June 16, 10.30am-2pm

Where: Roodebloem Studios, Woodstock, R300 on e-mail See


Cape Town Comedy Club

Rob van Vuuren, Mum-Z, Glen Biderman-Pam, Sne Dladla and DJ Willy

When: Friday, June 16, Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18, 8.30pm

Where: The Pumphouse, V&A Waterfront, R60-R190 at Computicket

LoveAll: #deuces

Tennis-themed party with hip hop, house, drum and bass and techno music. Dress up as your favourite player.

When: Thursday, June 15, 9pm-late

Where: Era Nightcub, Loop Street, Cape Town, R60-R150 at Quicket

Streetcar Track Day

Open to streetcars in the beginner, intermediate and advanced categories.

When: Saturday, June 17, 9am-1.30pm

Where: Killarney Race Track, Potsdam Road, Table View, R110 per person, R515 per car,