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Weekend diary: Friday 27 July

No plans for the weekend yet? You’re sure to find something fun to do in our weekend diary

Cape Town

1. Cape Town Fashion Week

26 – 28 July

Local and international designers including Habits, Michelle Ludek, Thula Sindi and Spero Villioti showcase their Spring/Summer collections at the CTICC.

For more information: www.webtickets.co.za


2. Die Burger Proefees

27 – 28 July

Top wineries are showcased at this annual festival. The venue is the Arena Court in the Tyger Valley Centre. Tickets are R75pp.

For more information: proefees@hazell.co.za or http://www.tygervalley.co.za/


3. Christmas Market in July

28 July

Complimentary gluhwein, mince pies and arts and crafts on offer with live music, a Christmas tree and Father Christmas. It’s from 9am – 2pm at the Laborie wine farm, Paarl.  Entrance is free.

For more information: info@laboriewines.co.za, http://www.laboriewines.co.za/  or 021 807 3390



1. Parker’s Comedy

28 July

Parker’s Comedy and Jive hosts regular comedy nights for your entertainment only! Here’s the line-up for tomorrow, 28 July: Darren Maule, David Kibuuka, Roni Modimola, Stuart Taylor. The show starts at 8pm and tickets are R120 pp.

For more information: info@parkerscomedy.com or www.parkerscomedy.com


2. Country Style Market

29 July

Set in the rolling lawns of Roosevelt Park, this market offers a variety of interesting stalls and loads of family fun. It’s open from 7am to midday and entrance is free.

For more information:  www.franklin.org.za


3. Olympic Fun at Yeesh! Bryanston

24 July – 19 August

Get into the spirit of the Games by bringing your child to Yeesh! Bryanston where they have designed an olympic obstacle course for little ones to participate in.  They win a gold medal in our medal ceremony too! Cost: R10 + Yeesh! entry fees (R50 first hour, R35 for 2nd and 3rd Hours)

For more information: 011 463 5847 or yeesh@mweb.co.za or yeesh.co.za



1. The Golden Hours Family Market

The Golden Hours Family Market is held every Sunday. Our playground is very safe and heaps of fun for the children! Come enjoy fresh produce and delicious homemade goodies.  Entrance is free and it starts at 10am.
For more information:  083 262 3693

2. Taste of Durban

27 – 29 July

Pick n Pay’s Taste of Durban is taking place at the Suncoast Casino. It’s the ultimate culinary event of the year. Tickets are R80 and it includes a tasting glass.

For more information: www.suncoastcasino.co.za


3. The ABBA Show

Showtime Australia presents the best of ABBA live. Relive the magic with best loved renditions of Dancing Queen, Waterloo, Fernando, Mama Mia, I Do I Do I Do and so many more. Tickets are R120pp.

For more information: sibayainfo@za.suninternational.com or www.suninternational.com


Photo: www.whatsonincapetown.com

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