What's on in May in Cape Town
It’s time to enjoy the last burst of summer before the leaves start to fall and the days get a little shorter. Celebrate in style with the best events in Cape Town this April! For an exhaustive look at the events happening in Cape Town this month, take a look at our events calendar. For our select few highlights, read on.
The Cape Town Ramadaan & Lifestyle Expo is a shopaholic’s dream, with premium products, household goods, and décor, strategically leading up to the Muslim month of fasting.
When: Friday, 4 May – Sunday, 6 May
The Slave Route Challenge is a running event with the purpose of raising awareness about our history and heritage. There is a half marathon, 10 km route, 10 km Big Walk, and a 5km fun run. There are medals for all finishers and water/snacks en-route.
When: Sunday, 13 May
Tiger Bay is a riotous family musical set in the docks of Cardiff at a time when coal was king. Filled with rousing music and a cast of unforgettable characters, Tiger Bay is a universal story of courage, reconciliation and love. With Olivier- and Tony-award nominated director Melly Still leading an outstanding British creative team, this short run will be a rare opportunity to be the first to see a major new international musical.
When: Sunday, 20 May – Sunday, 27 May
Enjoy four nights of school big bands playing some of your favourite standards, with two very special alumni performances.
When: Wednesday, 30 May – Saturday, 2 June