Cape Town is buzzing this New Year’s Eve, bringing some of the country’s top acts to the city for parties of epic proportions. Interested in dancing the night away, something low key or a fine dining experience, the Mother City has it all!
Here are some places to check out:
Sexy Groovy Love
Party the night away in a castle in Hout Bay! Sexy Groovy Love, a boutique festival, is back and better than ever. Tickets are limited to 800 guests and promise to be one hell of a jol. The night’s lineup includes acts like Sun-El Musician, Blaqkongo, Franca, Limi, and Tummetott.
Location: The Lichtenstein Castle, Harbour Road, Hout Bay
Price: From R1150
Contact: Visit https://bit.ly/47Jv0en
Siba-The Restaurant, Table Bay Hotel
Indulge in a plated 10-course menu with wine pairing at Siba-The Restaurant. Developed by internationally acclaimed, multi-award-winning chef and TV personality Siba Mtongana, this 5-star fine dining establishment presents unique dishes that blend global flavours with local flair. The New Year’s Eve food event will be held in two seatings: 7 pm and 9 pm and accompanied by live acoustic music.
Location: The Table Bay hotel, Quay 6, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Price: R3500 per person
Contact: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 074 484 9803
Ring in the new year at the V&A Waterfront with their annual New Year’s Eve Celebration. The festivities commence at 3pm, featuring artists performing on a specially constructed stage by the water. Some of the acts performing include Tarryn Lamb, Just Jinger, Sun El Musician, Black Ties, Mandisi Dyantyis, The Rivertones, Seth Grey and The Ploemies. The night will culminate in a 5-minute firework display that will light up the sky as midnight arrives.
Location: Jetty 1, V&A Waterfront
Price: Free entry
Simon’s Restaurant at Groot Constantia Wine Farm
Indulge in the ultimate New Year’s Eve feast at Simon’s Restaurant, where you will be serenaded by the Tuxedo Band throughout the evening. The three-course meal will include meat and vegetarian options. The NYE event will take place from 7pm-1am. There will also be a New Year lunch from 1-4pm.
Location: Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Groot Constantia Rd, Constantia
Price: R950pp, including a glass of bubbly
Contact: Call 021 794 1143.
Time Out Market at the V&A Waterfront
Get ready to ring in the New Year in style at Time Out Market Cape Town’s ‘Hall of Wonders.’ Step into a mesmerising world of enchantment, whimsical surprises, live music, and exciting entertainment to complement the culinary delights that await you. Whether you’re celebrating as a group or want to join on your own, you want to end 2023 in the city’s hottest new venue.
Location: The Old Power Station Building – V&A Waterfront
Price: R1250pp. The price includes R750 voucher to spend on food and drink
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Hawaiian night at Blaauwberg Beach Hotel
Aloha! Blaauwberg Beach Hotel is hosting a Hawaiian-themed celebration with dinner and a live DJ. Party the night away with some of the best ocean views Cape Town has to offer. As the clock strikes midnight, enjoy a glass of complimentary bubbly to usher in the new year.
Location: 106 Beach Blvd, Table View
Contact: Call 021 205 7555
Sexy Salsa Party at Mojo Market in Sea Point
Let the salsa spirit carry you into the New Year at Mojo Market. The event, powered by Salsa Cape Town, will be filled with loads of fun and festivity, including live Salsa bands & DJs, 5 unique bars, and over 25 food stalls. The dress code is salsa, so wear anything from vibrant colors to flowing skirts and sharp shirts.
Location: 30 Regent Rd, Sea Point
Price: To enter, pre-purchase your R150 drinks voucher
Contact: Visit bit.ly/4a8D1uZ to secure your spot
Dance the night away at the President Hotel in Bantry Bay
Party at the President Hotel this NYE with some of the biggest acts to amp up guests into the New Year. These acts include Gareth Kenward and DJ Branny. The ticket price for this sought-after event will include a welcome drink, party platters, a midnight toast drink and bar specials.
Location: 4 Alexander Rd, Bantry Bay
Contact: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 021 434 8111.
Disco Glam at Hazendal Estate in Stellenbosch
Relive the Studio 54 era at Hazendal’s New Year’s Disco Bash, paying homage to the 1970s. Don your bell bottoms and kick off the night with arrival drinks and canapés before indulging in a feast fit for the occasion.
Location: Bottelary Road, Stellenbosch (New entrance from Ronelle Street via Kruis St)
Price: R3500pp. The ticket price includes a three-course dinner.
A Taste of Saint Tropez at Beluga
Experience one night in Saint Tropez at Beluga Cape Town. Enjoy the harbour views and awesome beats by the legendary DJ Rene, guaranteed to bring down the house. Look forward to live music, delectable cuisine, a makeup artist, and plenty of festivity.
Location: 1st Floor, Cruise Terminal, Duncan Rd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Contact: Email email@example.com or call 021 418 2948
Dine in Style at Strolla in Sea Point
Indulge in a delectable 5-course dinner at Strolla and gain access to the poolside party afterward. The menu boasts items such as beetroot-infused salmon gravlax, fresh oysters, Surf and Turf, barrel-smoked beef fillet with buttered asparagus and dauphinoise. Sparkling wine will be served on arrival and during the countdown, while tea, coffee, and assorted truffles will be served afterward.
Location: 309 Beach Rd, Sea Point
Price: R1,250 per person
Contact: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 021-430 7778
Party with G-Eazy at Ignite Secrets Of Summer in Rondebosch
Let US rapper G-Eazy usher you into the New Year at the Ignite Secrets Of Summer event at UCT Sports Grounds. This year will feature the ‘largest main stage ever for a New Year’s Eve celebration in South Africa’ and will boast two additional stages showcasing the country’s leading performers and DJs. This musical experience is tailored to every preference, with the lineup including acts like Zakes Bantwini, Nadia Nakai, Timo ODV, Matthew Mole, Sun-El Musician, and YoungstaCPT.
Location: University of Cape Town in Rondebosch
Price: From R895
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A Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concert ft Jeremy Loops
Get ready for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience at the enchanting Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world.
Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts will host a special New Year’s Eve concert featuring Jeremy Loops and Congo Cowboys. Grab your picnic baskets and round up your friends for a night of fun and festivity. Gates to the concert area open at 7pm and the concert starts at 8.30pm.
Location: Rhodes Dr, Newlands
Price: A ticket costs R530. Please note that this event has one ticket price only and there will be no discount for children.
Contact: Visit bit.ly/3TBZ07V