Kev Orkian in SA for the 6th Time – Cape town Funny Festival

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Tuesday,  19 July 2016, Baxter Theatre Centre South Africa`s premier comedy festival enters its 12th year with a stellar cast including Marc Lottering, Alan Committie, Gino Fabbri, master UK comedy pianist Kev Orkian, the world`s foremost human cartoonist Ennio Marchetto and many more local funny people. Book early to avoid disappointment. Generous discounts with bulk sales. Regarded as the country’s foremost comedy festival, the Jive Cape Town Festival delivered by Turkish Airlines consistently presents a blend of top local comedians together with the best speciality and variety of acts from…

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Fight For Change IV Maxim Kids Charity Boxing Event

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15 july 2016, Protea Hotel Fire & Ice, Maxim Kids Charity Boxing Event This is a fantastic NPO to support, which does great work impacting the lives of over 1000 kids across 4 township communities in Cape Town at he moment (this excludes work done in the rest of RSA and DRC. There’s a lot of room to grow, given adequate support! Contact Organiser & Coach For more information: Allen Chizungu @  Allenalino@gmail.com or on 079 454 8928 More info @ maximskids@gmail.com

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Grey Street Take on Cape Town featuring Ruby June and Forest key!

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Thursday, July 7th 2016 08:30pm, The Waiting Room 273 Long Street 8001Cape Town Grey Street: Grey Street is a three piece rock band from Cape Town. Like the Rolling Stones, who took their name from a Muddy Waters classic, Grey Street owes its name to the Dave Matthews Band song that inspired the formation of the band. Made up of Bryce van de Laar on acoustic guitar and vocals; Matthew Winfield on bass and vocals; and Austin Makhube on Drum Kit and vocals, their unique brand of Rock takes its…

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Brenaissance – Stellenbosch

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A contemporary getaway into the country just down the road from JC Le Roux on the Devon Valley Road in Stellenbosch. The journey to the farm along the Devon Valley road  is rather long (about 10-15 minutes) and you will pass a smelly dumping tip but once you arrive to the farm, the beautiful scenery welcomes you. There is plenty of parking and the walk to the restaurant is not far (wheelchair friendly). Although reservations are recommended, the restaurant does have plenty of tables as well as a waiting area which overlooks…

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De Grendel – Durbanville

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Today I visited De Grendel wine farm in Durbanville. The wine tasting room has fantastic decor which is warm and welcoming however getting here is quite an unusual experience. Prepared to get your drivers license and tax disk scanned! I must say that I didn’t like that.    De Grendel prides themselves on their Shiraz 2014. I am not a fan of Shiraz however this was smoother than expected. On the nose you will pick up hints of Coriander, lavender, white pepper and some floral notes. On the palate it…

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Moonlight Mass #moonlightmass 20 June

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20 June 2016, Cape town Stadium, Green point We will meet under the circle next to the Greenpoint Stadium. gather at 8pm and leave at 8:15 to take over the streets for the evening. Bring lights and dress for the occasion! Coffee and drinks at Baran’s afterwards #moonlightmass #moonlightcriticalmass

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FRANSCHHOEK MOTOR MUSEUM FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL

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Sunday 19 June 9 am  Franschhoek Motor Museum, Franschhoek  Dad gets in free on the day, and there will be two event sessions between 9 am – 1 pm and 1 pm – 4pm. When Sunday 19 June 2016 at 9 am Where Franschhoek Motor Museum, R45, Franschhoek Cost R30 – R60 (Free for Fathers)  

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Father’s Day Lunch at HQ

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19th June 2016 He’s got a drawer full of ties, so this year (instead of a stripey friend to last year’s polkadots) why not treat him to a fun lunch at HQ? We’re opening our doors from 12h00 to 17h00 on Sunday 19th to help you treat your dad to a meal for men! Enjoy our iconic starter salad, sirloin steak grilled to perfection topped with Café de Paris butter sauce & chips, as well as a complimentary Castle Lite Draft for R198 per person. To keep the mood festive, there’ll…

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Clos Malverne Wine Estate – A fine dining experience

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I was delighted to receive an invitation from a very good friend of mine  to have lunch at Clos Malverne wine estate. The generous invitation included partners and was also for a Friday, my favorite day of the week to relax in the beauty of the cape. Clos Malverne is situated on Devon Valley road, Stellenbosch, about 45 minutes drive from Capetown close to JC Le Roux and Hartenberg wine estates. The restaurant offers a la carte or you can select the food and wine pearing experience. We were definately…

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Wilderkrans Wine Estate – Casual relaxed lunch

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If you are looking for a venue for a casual relaxed lunch with family or friends when on a weekend getaway to the Hermanus/Overstrand area, give Wilderkrans wine estate a try. This is what I did on Easter Saturday 2016 with my family and we all had a great food and wine experience. The farm is located on the R43 just passed Botrivier probably +/-25 minutes outside of Hermanus. The restaurant is named “Open” and projects a country themed farm atmosphere and  overlooks a picturess landscape scene of green fields…

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