Make Cape Town a festive favourite with kulula

Friday, 10 December 2021 08:48 AM

Cape Town is simply magnificent. Easy to see why it’s always on the top list of destinations to visit the world over. What’s not to love? The cosmopolitan beauty, natural wonders, cuisine, wine, history, culture and adventure. The beaches, the dreamy beaches, with sun-kissed sands and quirky penguins luring you to the sparkling shoreline.

With, you can connect with your loved ones this celebratory season in irresistible Cape Town. So why not climb on board a flight today and welcome an unforgettable new year in a place of perfection.

Look at these vibey events to enjoy in the Mother City:

1. Stellenbosch Hills ignites this festive season
Until end February

Visitors to the winery will enjoy an unforgettable experience to taste its flagship wines by the glass. And because it’s the time for giving, there are a few extra special surprises thrown into the mix.

2. First Thursdays at the Silo District
2 December

Explore the cultural attractions of the V&A Waterfront’s Silo District after hours.. Enjoy great exhibitions at Zeitz MOCAA, open to the public at Southern Guild, The Yard and other spaces.

3. Yobo Summer Gin Festival
3 December

THE Yobo Summer Gin Festival by and SA Craft Gin Awards presents five World-Class South African Craft Gins and a lovely selection of evening entertainment headlining DJ Ginja Ninja.

4. Yoga, Hike and Picnic – Chapman’s Peak Hike
5 December

This is one of the most rewarding hikes in the Cape Peninsula with outstanding views, beautiful fynbos and the sound of the adjacent surf and horizons to hang your dreams onto. The summit has magnificent 360° views to experience the Peninsula in all its glory!

5. Arts & Gin fest
5 December

A collaboration between Urban Shakers X Yaya’s bar brings you the Arts & Gin fest. Enjoy a day full of fun activities and lots of gin. If you’re a fashion and arts lover, then don’t think twice about getting your tickets and joining in.

6. A Christmas Carol – The Story of Scrooge
9 December

Cape Town City Ballet presents a special Dickens treat for all ages. Enjoy the timeless story of the triumph of joy, and the victory of the human spirit over greed.

7. Lazari Café and Bistro Christmas Market
9 December

Shop local and support small businesses this festive season.

8. Five-course food and wine pairing with Asara
10 December

Breeze into the festive spirit with Asara Wines and end your year in style. Enjoy a 5-course dinner, great company and six beautiful wines courtesy of Asara Wine Farm.

9. Cape Point Coastal Hike
11 December

Situated within Table Mountain National Park and found at the southern tip of the Cape Peninsula, Cape Point offers an abundance of scenery. This includes beautiful beaches, hiking trails and much more. It is also home to wildlife such as ostriches, buck and baboons which you are likely to see.

10. Rondebosch Craft Market
11 December

The most chilled outdoor market in Cape Town - where the ethos focuses on hand crafted items. You can wander around the park with your dog while kids play in the park.

11. Family Fun Day at The Kids Shack and a visit from Santa
16-18 December

Enjoy a Family Fun Day with carnival games and prizes, face painting, crafts, jumping castle and yummy food.

12. 3 Tons of Fun
11 December

Always popular, always entertaining, sassy, sexy and synonymous with good fun, Cape Town’s favourite soul sisters, 3 Tons of Fun are back at The Kalk Bay Theatre.

13. Carols at Kirstenbosch Gardens
16-19 December

In the beautiful gardens with the melodious sounds of Christmas Carols, enjoy favourite festive sing-alongs, delicious food, and thousands of glowsticks lighting up the evening sky. You can also pre-order a delicious Pick n Pay picnic box packed with yummy goodies.

14. Carols By LED Light
17 December

The Mirage carols by LED Light concert is perfect for all ages and provides the opportunity to get into the Christmas spirit, while enjoying a truly memorable experience on a luxury yacht on the open ocean.

15. Classical Carols by Candlelight at Blaauwklippen Vineyards
19 December

The Stellenbosch University Symphonic Wind Orchestra will be running the show at Blaauklippen Wine Estate this Christmas. Enjoy a picnic on the lawns on one of the oldest wine farms in Stellenbosch while being carried away by an outstanding musical performance. Wine, drinks and picnic food will be available to buy from the Blaauwklippen Family Market.

16. Jesse Clegg - 'Here & Now" Outdoor Summer Show
23 December

Enjoy a fab summer concert at Café Roux in Noordhoek. It’ll go ahead no matter what the weather so if it rains, please dress appropriately, and bring your dancing gumboots!

17. The Galileo Picnic: Four Christmases
23 December

Enjoy the classic and cherished Galileo experience, with a local artisanal market, music and picnic before the start of the movie at sunset. Delicious food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available to purchase on location from a mini-market of local vendors.

18. Celebrate Christmas Day at Grande Roche.
25 December

The multi-faceted venue, with its picturesque vistas is the ideal setting for a delicious Christmas lunch. Expect sashimi, ginger and fish extract to start your meal, followed by gammon and smoked brisket while a wonderful dessert ensures your experience ends on a sweet note.

19. New Year’s Eve at Life Grand Cafe
31 December

Celebrate New Year’s Eve accompanied with good food, sophisticated drinks all in a stunning setting overlooking the ocean – cheers!

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