May has arrived and with it the cooler and hopefully some rainy days. Even though the sunny days are slim and the days are shorter, Cape Town is still a fun and vibrant city to visit . As you will read further down, there are lots of great activities happening in May in Cape Town.
South African Independent Film Festival
Taking place on the 24th – 27th of May, this exciting film festival offers something for all film lovers. Enjoy films shown by upcoming new talent as well as seasoned members of the industry. Come to network, enjoy and learn all that is film from around the globe.
The Sound of Music
This family favourite classic musical is visiting Cape Town from the 6th – 27th of May and is showing at the Artscape theatre. Take the whole family to enjoy this incredible musical and have a lovely evening out. Tickets range from R100 and are available here.
The Dino Expo
Another great expo happening in Cape Town this month and it’s a great one for the kids. Come and see and learn more about the creatures that roamed our planet thousands of years ago. This realistic exhibition is showing from 18th – 20th of May and is happening at the Civic centre. Tickets range from R80 and are available here.
Shiraz & Charcuterie Festival
This is a festival for all people who love wine and food. Experience some delicious and perfectly paired selections and enjoy the beautiful scenery all around you. This beautiful event is taking place on the 26th of May at Anthonij Rupert Wyne in Franschhoek. Tickets can be bought here.
Mad Hatters Tea Party
In celebration of all things “mom”, Kelvin Grove is hosting a tea party in sponsorship of the Sunflower fund. Bring the lovely women in your life to celebrate all they do for us and enjoy some delicious goodies and fabulous company. The event is taking place on the 12th of May. Tickets cost R475.
Signal Gun Fun run/walk
Looking for a fun event for the whole family, this is another great option. This is a beautiful run taking place on the stunning Signal Gun Wine Farm and the event is raising funds. The event is taking place on the 5th of May.
FNB 12 One Run
Another one of Cape Town’s exquisite runs through our amazing city. Join runners from all over in this great event. Dress it up, come with friends and family or even enter a team. Taking place on the 20th of May, more information can be found here.
Keep an eye out for our next blog on What’s Happening Cape Town June 2018 for more great activities in Cape Town.