Your Cape Town Weekend: 18 – 20 March 2016

Reggae fests, cricket madness, comic book launches and more… We’ve got your weekend covered!

Art and design: Falcon Comics Launch Party

Bold, bright, and bad-ass: story time for grown-ups! Falcon Comics is launching its gritty new mag with a party – check out 22 works and get a copy of the first edition. Read more

Festivals: Jamming Reggae Fest

Don’t worry… about a thing! Jam like a rasta to reggae and ragga sounds at this fest which features top South African acts, like all-time favourites The Rudimentals. Read more

Food and beverage: The Overberg Festival

Your eyes will be just as happy as your tastebuds when you head up to the picturesque, green, historical town of Greyton for the Overberg festival to sample all the wines and nibbles from the Overberg region. Read more

Live Music: Mango Groove and more at The Cape Town Sixes

Dance, dance, dance – dance some more! Mango Groove, Jimmy Nevis, The Kiffness and Rory Elliot will get you jiving in-between the wickets on the Sunday of the Cape Town Sixes Festival. Remember: Monday is a public holiday, so you can party like it’s Saturday. Read more

Nightlife: Bass Culture

“Enough bass to keep your head buzzing all weekend!”. That’s the promise from Dubmaster China, who’s back on the Cape Town scene and speaks these words of truth. Wobble down at a celebration of the bass culture style that bred the acid, house, techno, dubstep and jungle that we know today. Read more

Sport: Absa Cape Epic (Sunday celebration)

Mountain bikers will compete for final honours on the last day of the perfectly named Cape Epic. And bring the kids: if they get bored of the bikers, there’ll be plenty of activities and live music to keep them occupied. Read more

Theatre: A Doll’s House

Lies, power and love will get you in the guts with this psychological thriller played out by a star-studded cast. Read more

Talks and expos: Rage gaming/computer expo

Go full geek or go home! That’s what this gaming expo’s all about, so dress up like its comic con or battle out the latest games with your mates. Because we don’t stop playing ‘cause we get old, we get old ‘cause we stop playing…. Read more