South African Independent Film Festival
If you’re a fan of creative independent films, this is definitely the event for you. You’ll experience true works of art from both emerging and seasoned local South African filmmakers.
Where: The Slug and Lettuce, Upper Kloof St,Tamboerskloof, Cape Town
When: 24-27 May
How much: FREE
The Sound of Music
The hills are alive with the sound of music and we just can’t get enough. Featuring an all-star South African cast, this family classic is coming to the Artscape Theatre presented by Pieter Toerien, David Ian and The Really Useful Group.
Where: Artscape Opera House, Artscape Theatre Centre, 1-10 D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town
When: 6-27 May
How much: R100-R500
CycloFemme Ride Cape Town
This scenic ride is open to and welcomes all with the purpose of celebrating and highlighting the role of women and minorities in the sport of cycling. All participants must bring their own bike, helmet and bike lock, as the cycle comes to an end for a refreshment stop at the Oranjezicht City Farm Market.
Where: Green Point Urban Park, Fritz Sonnenberg Rd, Green Point, Cape Town
When: 12 May, 10 am to 12 pm
How much: FREE
The Dino Expo
Immerse yourself in the fun and educational world of lifelike animatronic dinosaur models at the Dino Expo, suitable for kids between the ages of 2 and 12 years old.
Where: Wittebome Civic Centre, Rosmead Ave, Kenilworth, Cape Town
When: 18-20 May, 10 am to 4 pm
How much: R80-R120
Dynamo – Seeing is Believing Tour
World renowned for walking on water, levitating and walking down the side of buildings, Dynamo is bringing his live show to South Africa for the first time! Are you a believer?
Where: Grand Arena, GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World, 1 James Gerwel Dr, Goodwood, Cape Town
When: 18 & 19 May at 8pm (and again at 3pm on 19 May only)
How much: R375-R675
FNB Cape Town 12 One Run
The annual 12 km race, brought to you by FNB, starts in Milnerton, follows the coastline and finishes off at the FNB building in the middle of the Cape Town CBD. As FNB puts it, run it in your stilettos, walk it, sprint it, do it with a team or just with the ladies, but however you did it, do it your way!
Where: The race begins in Woodbride Island, Milnerton
When: 20 May, 9am
How much: R170-R850