Experience something for everyone

whats on

Where to go? What to do? There’s loads of events happening across South Africa in January & February for the whole family to enjoy. Check out the selection below, gather the troops and paint the town green.

In January 2020

20
JAN
Moving art

British and Pacifi c peoples. Acclaimed by multiple critics as the best work at 2019’s Venice Biennale, the installation is housed in Gallery 1 at Norval Foundation. For info, » norvalfoundation.org

25-26
JAN
Festival of Rebels,

Get-together that’ll include live music and DJ-fuelled fun – plus revving engines, tight leather pants, and food. It’s all happening at the Castle. For info, » howler.co.za

25
JAN
Delheim Harest Festival

A stomping good time with wine, food, and grape picking-and-stomping, live musivc and tractor ride. For info, » quicket.co.za

24
JAN
Super hero grand slam

South African superhero fans can catch this stunt-laced spectacle at Sun Arena, Time Square, Menlyn Maine, Tshwane. For info, » computicket.com

Back to the source
More than a chiselled chin below those Arctic hued eyes, he's amaoung the most respected names in psytrance, having set countless dance floorse alight all around the world, catch Leon Kane - the DJ and music producer from 31 January until 2 February. For info, originfestival.com
Darren Maule & Friends show
Yo-Yo Ma se Summer Concert

As always, the current Kirstenbosch Summer Sunsets Concerts are a real mixed bag, featuring everything Jimmy Nevis, Craig Lucas and Paxton Fielies performing on26 Janurary and happening on the 8 February. For info, webtickets.co.za


Rodger meets Rafa in the Mother City

The two superstars will be going head-to-head in a fundraising match on the 7 February.
For info, match-in-africa.com


Continental drift
Lilos optional

Some 50 live acts will perform at the 30th edition of Up the Creek, the relatively intimate festival (2 500 revellers maximum) held on the banks of the Breede River near Swellendam, a limited number of pre-erected tents are available. 6-9 Febraury . For info, upthecreek.co.za


Hunting high and low

If you grew up in the 80's, you will recall the chart topping song "Take On Me" which turned a Norwegian boy band named A-ha into an international senstaion, Check them out for yourself when they appear live in South Africa next month at the Green point A track in Cape Town 14 February. And on 15 February - Emmarentia in Joburg. For info, breakoutevents.co.za


...and for mountain goats
...and for mountain goats

Cape Town's original Trails Series, first started in 2008 - and traditionally divided into two racing series, one in summer and another in winter - has adopted a new format. It's now the Trial Series Super League. Catch the first the event on 2 February. For info, trailseries.co.za


For pony lovers...

Saddle up and get on your pony as you perpare to rub shoulders with the best of high society at Africa's richest race day. At the Sun Met event there'll be DJs in the house, flowing bubbly, hosted gazebos and fasion shwos at the Cape Town's Kenilworth Racecourse on1 February. For info, sunment.co.za


Get hooked on ice

The last time the world-touring Imperial Ice Stars came to Mzansi, they put on a heart-melting version of Cinderella. Now they've added a frozen landscape to J.M. Barrie's celebration of eternal youth with Peter Pan on Ice. Catch them at Montecasino's Teatro in Joburg until 11 to 15 January and again on the 2 Febraury at the Artscape in Cape Town. For info, blissfest.co.za

Back to the source
Back to the source

More than a chiselled chin below those Arctic hued eyes, he's amaoung the most respected names in psytrance, having set countless dance floorse alight all around the world, catch Leon Kane - the DJ and music producer from 31 January until 2 February. For info, originfestival.com

Darren Maule & Friends show
Yo-Yo Ma se Summer Concert

As always, the current Kirstenbosch Summer Sunsets Concerts are a real mixed bag, featuring everything Jimmy Nevis, Craig Lucas and Paxton Fielies performing on26 Janurary and happening on the 8 February. For info, webtickets.co.za

Hunting high and low

If you grew up in the 80's, you will recall the chart topping song "Take On Me" which turned a Norwegian boy band named A-ha into an international senstaion, Check them out for yourself when they appear live in South Africa next month at the Green point A track in Cape Town 14 February. And on 15 February - Emmarentia in Joburg. For info, breakoutevents.co.za

...and for mountain goats
...and for mountain goats

Cape Town's original Trails Series, first started in 2008 - and traditionally divided into two racing series, one in summer and another in winter - has adopted a new format. It's now the Trial Series Super League. Catch the first the event on 2 February. For info, trailseries.co.za

Rodger meets Rafa in the Mother City

The two superstars will be going head-to-head in a fundraising match on the 7 February.
For info, match-in-africa.com

Lilos optional
Lilos optional

Some 50 live acts will perform at the 30th edition of Up the Creek, the relatively intimate festival (2 500 revellers maximum) held on the banks of the Breede River near Swellendam, a limited number of pre-erected tents are available. 6-9 Febraury . For info, upthecreek.co.za

For pony lovers...

Saddle up and get on your pony as you perpare to rub shoulders with the best of high society at Africa's richest race day. At the Sun Met event there'll be DJs in the house, flowing bubbly, hosted gazebos and fasion shwos at the Cape Town's Kenilworth Racecourse on1 February

Get hooked on ice

The last time the world-touring Imperial Ice Stars came to Mzansi, they put on a heart-melting version of Cinderella. Now they've added a frozen landscape to J.M. Barrie's celebration of eternal youth with Peter Pan on Ice. Catch them at Montecasino's Teatro in Joburg until 11 to 15 January and again on the 2 Febraury at the Artscape in Cape Town. For info, blissfest.co.za

In February 2020

1
FEB
Overhex Summer Picnic Concert,
Plettenberg Bay.

Some call him a balladeer, some call him a legend. He's Theuns Jordaan and he'll be providing the rhythms and vocals while you picnic on the lawns at Over Winery. For info, » webtickets.co.za

1
FEB
Cotton Fest

Ricky Rick hosts this one-day celebration of hip-hop and fashion. For info, » cottonfest.co.za

28-29
FEB
Ultra South Africa
Joburg & Cape Town

Untz, untz, untz, untz, untz, etc.
» ultrasouthafrica.com

11
FEB
The Mother City Comedy Festival,
Cape Town

That's a whole lot of stand-up, happeining at the Baxter's Studio Theatre.

26-29
FEB
Design Indaba Festival of Creativity,
Cape Town

South African superhero fans can catch this stunt-laced spectacle at Sun Arena, Time Square, Menlyn Maine, Tshwane. For info, » computicket.com

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