March is a great time to spend in Cape Town. With the warm weather still very much in the air and the wind starting to drop. Here is a list of some of our top picks for What’s happening in Cape Town March 2018.
Movie Night at the Two Oceans Aquarium
The Two Oceans Aquarium is going to be screening the movie Optimist. It’s an inspiring story about a man, his dream, a small boat and his story. Enjoy watching the movie surrounded by the sea creatures at the aquarium. Tickets are R125 per person and include a small dinner, popcorn and the movie. Lastly, the event is taking place on the 2nd or March at 6:30PM. You can get your tickets here.
Cape Town Motor Show
A fantastic spectacle of the motoring industry. If you love anything with a motor, this show is not to be missed. There will be some great shows and of course the classic beauties to see. The event will be taking place at Grand West Casino 2-4 March and you can find tickets here. Tickets prices range from R75 – R1500.
West Side Story
This month, the worldwide phenomenon musical starts showing at the Artscape Theatre. Come and enjoy this most loved show from the 7th of March. Tickets are from R150 and can be bought here.
Cape Town Cycle Tour
One of the worlds most beautiful and largest timed cycle tours. This amazing race is taking place on the 11th of March. If you are taking place, we are also offering a 5% discount if you can show us proof of your entry. If you’re not participating, come along to cheer for the brave entrants.
Cape Town Carnival
Another year has rolled past and we get to welcome back the Cape Town Carnival. This exciting spectacle shows of our incredible city, it’s culture and heritage. Be sure not to miss this event taking place on the 17th of March at 7PM. Be sure to get your tickets so you don’t miss out on this beautiful event.
Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts
While we are still in our warm summer months, be sure to take in the experience of watching a concert at Kirstenbosch Gardens. Below are the bands/musicians taking the stage this month. Tickets can be bought here.
- Goodluck and The Kiffness on the 4th.
- The Christians (UK) on the 11th.
- Jeremy Loops on the 18th.
- Petite Noir and Slow Jack on the 21st.
- Dan Patlansky and Albert Frost on the 25th.
Concerts in the Park
Held in De Waal park, these concerts are free entry and are for the whole family. It’s such a great experience where people from all walks of life come to enjoy some of SA’s best musical acts. Here are the performers this month.
Fokofpolisiekar on the 4th.
Freshly Ground on the 18th.
Cape Town Jazz Festival
Another one of the Capes amazing annual spectacles this month. Taking place from the 17th – 25th. There are so many incredible local and international Jazz acts to be seen. You can get your tickets here. Furthermore, if you need accommodation, we still have some great options available.
SA International Tattoo Convention
If you’re looking to get some more ink or get your first tattoo or purely see the incredible artwork this is a convention to be at. With over 80 artists from all over the world there is so much to see. The convention is taking place at the Lookout at the V&A Waterfront from 23-25 March and tickets can be purchased here.
Cape Town Sixes
This is a family fun festival and is taking place at the Green Point Cricket Club. Watch some great cricketers compete and enjoy various other activities. The event is taking place on the 24th and 25th and you can find your tickets here.
Open Streets Mitchell’s Plain
Yet another one of Cape Towns great Open streets festivals. These festivals are really something to experience with people coming from all areas to enjoy a part of Cape Town without worrying about sticking to the sidewalk. There are food vendors and other great stalls and shops to visit. To see more about the event click here.
Hope you have enjoyed this months What’s Happening in Cape Town blog. Keep an eye out for Aprils!