Say goodbye to the last day of sunny weather with yacht cruises, lazing poolside on cabanas, experiencing the best local restaurants and exploring Cape Town’s art and history. These are but a few of the unmissable events and experiences featured in our April highlights.
RAW: Bronze, Metal, Paper, Ink is an exhibition of work, showing at Mark Hilltout’s studio in collaboration with Axis Art Gallery. For the exhibition, Hilltout works in conjunction with artists Nicolas Lehmann & Herman van Nazareth.
Where: Axis Art Gallery, Woodstock
When: Until 4 April
Cost: Free Entry
Constantia Fresh hosts a series of five fine wine dinners to celebrate the Constantia region’s fine cuisine and wines. Guest can indulge in a 4-course dinner plus canapés, paired with fine regional wines from Constantia’s best producers.
Where: Beyond Restaurant, Greenhouse Restaurant, Foxcroft Restaurant, Tryn Restaurant and The Skotnes Restaurant
When: 9 April 2021
Cost: R1,400 per person
Robben Island Museum (RIM) offers a 15% discount on all group tickets of three or more for the month of April. During the months of lockdown, RIM upgradeD the island and expanded on the range of exhibits.
Where: Robben Island Museum, Robben Island
When: 1 to 30 April 2021
Cost: R400 per adult | R210 for children under 18 years | 15% discount on tickets for groups of 3 or more
Local streaming platform &Scene has released a series of immersive virtual games called ESC Games. Hollywood Homicide is a noir thriller and an ideal game to start with to get familiar with the online experience.
Where: Online, link sent in the confirmation email
When: Various time slots
Cost: R650 for 1 hour and 4 devices | Additional players from R125
The Veuve Clicquot Polo Brunch Series offers champagne fans a chic experience, with a Retro Chic theme drawing on fashion, design and luxury from all decades. The brunches offer chilled Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label drinks, gourmet brunch offerings, upbeat tunes
Where: Val de Vie Estate
When: 11, 18 & 25 April 2021
Jerusalema hitmaker Master KG KG and the Ndlovu Youth Choir perform live at Robben Island for the global live streaming concert Africa Rising. Hosted by international personality Maps Maponyane, the performance can be live-streamed free of charge.
Where: Live stream
When: 25 April 2021
Hosted at the Manor restaurant, situated in Nederburg’s historic manor house, the experience strips away guests’ sight and hearing to show how wine, food and flavours are affected by the different senses.
Where: The Manor, Nederburg
When: Mondays to Sundays
Cost: R500 per person
Soak up Summer in style and experience with Waterfront Charters. Guests can enjoy champagne cruises, grand sunset trips, luxury private yacht charters and more, with breathtaking views spanning the Atlantic coastline.
Where: V&A Waterfront
Cost: Various, Use WOICTCHARTERS07 when booking for 7% off any cruise.
During Restaurant Week local diners have the opportunity to experiencetwo-course lunches and three-course dinners at South Africa’s top restaurants for a special price, exclusively for one month.
When: 2 April to 1 May 2021
Cost: From R145 for lunch and from R245 for dinner.
The offer includes full-day access to the resort pool and amenities, a special menu with a selection of snacks, a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, two 30minute poolside foot massages, use of the Spa’s Thermal Suites, and more.
Where: One&Only Cape Town, V&A Waterfront
Cost: R5200 per group, 2 adults and 2 children (under 12-years-old)