What's on in April in Cape Town
The Galileo Open Air Cinema welcomes you to a magical movie experience of cinematic delights, tantalizing treats, and breathtaking scenery. April is your last chance to catch a film at one of the fantastic outdoor venues, and get cozy with a blanket, some popcorn, and a picnic under the stars. Watch a movie at one of several fantastic outdoor venues. Check Webtickets for the full line up for April.
When: 3 April – 21 April
The IMPI event is looking forward to building on the energy in 2019. IMPI Warriors can look forward to a spectacular trail running combined with adrenaline pumping obstacles that will require crawling, swinging, climbing, jumping – just about everything fun. This event is perfect for families, friends, and even corporate teams just wanting to enjoy a fun day outside.
When: 6 April
Cape Town’s longest standing, most renowned and glamorous bridal show is happening this month at the beautiful and upmarket venue D’Aria in Durbanville.
When: 6 April
Enjoy the event and wine experience by sipping and savoring the very best of the Stellenbosch lifestyle, in the heart of Cape Town at the V&A Waterfront. The ticket that you purchase includes a wine glass, 20 coupons to taste Stellenbosch’s finest wines, top of the range wines for sale at cellar door prices, opportunities to meet Stellenbosch’s top winemakers, live music from leading South African artists, and access to delicious food for sale.
When: 6 April
Corona Sunsets Festival is introducing a second dancefloor this year, along with craft markets, quality merchandise, artisanal food stalls, delicious cocktails, and refreshing Coronas. Expect an incredible musical program with a blend of beautiful live acoustic artists and some of the worlds’ best DJs, along with stellar local support acts.
When: 6 April
The Odyssey Fashion Project was created to provide a credible and inclusive platform for South African and African fashion designers to showcase their work to the public. This year’s showcase promises to be a greater celebration and acknowledgment of the work local and African designers continue to do on the continent. The event is in its 6th installment where fashion designers showcase their work on the day.
When: 6 April
The best of local and international e-liquid mixologists showcasing their products, along with the latest international vaping gadgets under one roof with cloud and trick competitions, the best e-liquid competitions, and a laser show to enjoy at the event.
When: 6 April
In its third year, the Property Buyer Show is widely supported and attended by property professionals, buyers, and those keen on networking. Get involved and profile your company. This is a one-stop shop where prospective homeowners can interact with the brands that can help throughout the entire process, from finance to property, insurance and wealth management.
When: 6-7 April
World Travel Market delivers the leading global events for the travel industry. Nearly 5880 travel industry professionals attend the annual event. Through our industry networks, global reach and regional focus, WTM Africa creates personal and business opportunities, and provides customers with quality contacts, content, and communities.
When: 10-12 April
The Freedom Swim is the annual swim crossing from Robben Island to Big Bay Blouberg. The swim forms part of Freedom Day celebrations, and works together with the SEAL Trust to support development swimmers in the Western Cape and South Africa.
When: 13 April
The one and only Sam Smith will be performing live at Grand Arena, GrandWest this month. The concert forms part of a global tour, and is sure to be a memorable event!
When: 16 April
The Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Expo presents you with the perfect opportunity to catch up on all things new and innovative and be part of the existing atmosphere leading up to Africa’s biggest running event. The event is so much more than just an expo: it includes top sporting brands, appeal, supplements, outdoor adventure sports, and sporting tours. This also the place for all runners or participants to collect their race packs.
When: 17-19 April
It’s that time of year again when thousands of runners descend upon the Mother City to take part in “the world’s most beautiful marathon”, the annual Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. Even if you aren’t competing yourself, join the crowds to cheer on the 25,000 runners.
When: 21 April
Hosting up to 200 exhibitors under one roof, the Cape Town Ramadan & Lifestyle Expo is a shopaholic’s dream. From premium products, household goods, décor and lifestyle appointments to international brands, the expo strategically leads up to the Muslim month of fasting.
When: 26-28 April
The popular South African Cheese Festival celebrates a huge milestone in 2019 – its 18th anniversary. Festival-goers can look forward to a truly unique experience of cheese and more during the three-day festival at Sandringham outside Stellenbosch. Discover the biggest variety of local and international cheeses, explore exciting taste combinations, browse and buy the finest local produce, and enjoy a relaxing day out with family and friends.
When: 26 -28 April
Monster Jam is one of the biggest action-packed live events on four wheels. The event features four-meter tall, five-ton, custom made monster trucks racing and ripping up a track full of obstacles. The combination of high-octane racing, jaw-dropping displays of showmanship, and spontaneous entertainment will leave families on the edge of their seats.
When: 27 April
Treat yourself for an elegant day out at the beautiful, scenic Hillcrest Quarry with some delectable oysters, coupled with a wide selection of bubbles and blanc, great music, celebrity chef demonstrations, and a selection of upmarket foods.
When: 27-28 April
Planning a trip to Cape Town? Book flights and browse accommodation now to get the best rates. The Cape Town City Pass gives you access to over 70 of the top Cape Town attractions, tours, and things to see and do, including the popular hop on hop off City Sightseeing bus.
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