Cape Town Eco Film Festival

Cape Town Eco Film Festival

Cape Town Eco Film Festival

The Cape Town Eco Film Festival will be the first of its kind in the city. The festival will take place at the Labia Theatre on Orange Street in Cape Town, and will run for five days from the 27th to the 31st March. It will bring together the best local and international documentary films focusing on environmental issues. Altogether, the festival will feature 25 eco-films and 10 local premieres. They will also host guest speakers and Q&A sessions to discuss important issues around environmentalism, from climate change and pollution to plummeting biodiversity and diminishing natural resources.

For each ticket purchased at R45, R5 will be donated to Greenpop, who will use the money to help finance their re-forestation efforts in South Africa and Zambia. You can reserve tickets for the Cape Town Eco-Festival by calling the Labia box office on 021 424 5927 or you can buy tickets at Webtickets.co.zaContinue Reading …

Cape Town Electronic Music Meets Acoustic Guitar

Cape Town Electronic Music Meets Acoustic Guitar

Cape Town Electronic Music Meets Acoustic Guitar

Cape Town musician Matt Abbo is bringing electronic dance and acoustic guitar infused sound to small intimate events in and around Cape Town. Find out why you should catch his next performance.

Matt Aberdein moved to Cape Town from Durban at the age of 18 and has spent the last 8 years making the Cape his home. He started playing acoustic and electric guitar at the age of 16 when a broken back (http://mattabbo.com/the-story-of-my-broken-back/) put an end to his rugby career, opening up a world of possibility. Continue Reading …

Killarney Race Track brings the noise

Killarney Race Track brings the noise

Killarney Race Track brings the noise

Capetonian petrol-heads have been rolling into the Killarney Race Track since it was opened for all forms of motor racing in 1947. Thanks to a few exciting racing initiatives this home to vehicle enthusiasts, situated about 30 km out of the city centre in Table View, has become a fantastic weekend hangout.

Rev your engines

If you’ve never experienced the excitement of a full throttle racing event, this month is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. On the 29th of March Killarney Race Track will be hosting the second leg of the 2014 MSA Super Series. The race is sure to be a ton of fun, and the whole family is welcome.Continue Reading …

Catch the Cape Town Rollergirls

Catch the Cape Town Rollergirls, in their element, playing full contact women’s roller derby!

Don’t miss out! We’ll also be hosting a Fundraiser Raffle with some of the raddest prizes to be won! Full Cash Bar and plenty of secure parking. We’ll be showcasing our skaters, and you can watch a roller derby bout, as well as a special performance by local band We Set Sail.

When: Saturday, March 29, at 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Where: Sunningdale Sports Complex, 7441 Cape Town, Western Cape

Get your tickets from any Cape Town Rollergirl for only R70 and support roller derby in Cape Town.Continue Reading …

ASKING ALEXANDRIA in Cape Town May 2014

ASKING ALEXANDRIA in Cape Town May 2014

ASKING ALEXANDRIA in Cape Town May 2014

CAPE TOWN:  Friday 2 May, Hillcrest Quarry.

The UK is very well known for breaking some of rock’s most influential acts and as of 2011 you can add ASKING ALEXANDRIA’s name to this already illustrious list. In Sept. 2009, this British sensation unleashed their debut album, Stand Up and Scream and the album quickly sent shockwaves throughout the metal/hard rock underground scene.

This was a propulsive blend of aggressive music with hints of European Trance, soft catchy melodies resulting in a sound more mature than just your average play by numbers hardcore outfit. Their second album Reckless and Relentless, debuted at #9 on the Billboard Top 200 and won an Independent Music Award in 2012 for The Best Metal/Hardcore Album. Their latest album “From Death to Destiny” was released in August 2013.Continue Reading …

Cape Town Comedy

Cape Town Comedy!!

Cape Town Comedy!!

It is said that laughter is the best medicine. This is the greatest truth and Cape Town is now learning to embrace its full comedic culture.

Numerous events have been sparking around Cape Town with comedians to relate to every taste and a little bit of truth for everyone.

The newest kid on the block is really an old kid taking on a new home. The Jokers Comedy Club is moving comedy back to it one of its most beloved Cape Town venues, the Players Restaurant and Bar at the Riverclub, Observatory.

M.A.D Apple Comedy opening night of this magical culture on the 25th of March 2014,  is filled with a star studded line up including the Magician Insane Russel Fox and the beautiful talented Funny Lady, Mel Jones as the headlining act.

Come and join Jokers Comedy Club for a “Lekker Lag Nag” with some funny people, great drinks and even better company. Cover charge is R70 and doors open 20:00. To book a table or for more information contact 0782465664 or 0214487906 .

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