Festive menu


    1 – 3 The INTERNATIONAL TEQUILA FESTIVAL allows agave lovers to taste and learn from the makers of fine brands to the tune of live bands – Fri 2pm, Hamiltons Rugby Stadium, 1 Stephen Way, Green Point, 062 6494439. Cost R150 – R399

    2 To raise sterilisation funds for African Tails, well-known adventurers tell all at XPLOREX ADVENTURERS SHARING TALES FOR TAILS and you can grab a bite – 9am, Italian Club, 16 Donegal St, Milnerton, ph 021 5107360. Cost R375

    9 – 10 STELLENBERG OPEN DAY is for garden lovers and funds go to St Joseph’s Home for Chronically Ill Children – 9.30am, Stellenberg Gardens, 30 Oak Ave, Kenilworth, ph 0219340352. Cost R50 & garden tea R30

    10 Participants show up in white and finish in a colour splash for THE CAPE TOWN COLOUR RUN – 9am, Sea Point Promenade. Cost R50 – R300

    16 The best in local music at LIEFDE BY DIE DAM – 9am, Meerendal Wine Estate, Durbanville, charlotte@morsecode.co.za. Cost: R75 – R695

    29 – 30 Just in time for Xmas presents, THE GIFT FAIR will sell art, crafts, clothing, jewellery, gadgets & beauty products – 12pm, Jasminium Restaurant & Conservatory, CTICC. Cost: free

    29 – 1 Dec Live music, great beers, good food and kids’ activities at the CAPE TOWN FESTIVAL OF BEER – 3pm, Hamilton’s Rugby Club, Green Point. Cost R99 – R150

    29 – 1 Dec Meet the makers, sample gin, vodka & rum and eat at the GIN TO MY TONIC SHOW – 5pm, CTICC. Cost R190

    1 Dec Jeremy Loops’s SUMMERSAULT FESTIVAL connects international musicians and an SA audience. Picnic baskets on order – 11am, Zevenwacht Wine Estate, Stellenbosch. Cost R290

    6 – 31 Dec Get dressed outrageously and rock to THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, a favourite since 1973 – various times, Artscape Opera House. Cost R100 – R500

    7, 14, 21 & 28 Dec Free storytime for ages 3 – 8 at BOOK LOUNGE SATURDAY CHILDREN READINGS – 11am, Book Lounge, 71 Roeland Street, ph 021 4622425.

    13 & 20 Dec Attend a free concert at THE V&A SILO CONCERT SERIES and then see the latest exhibition at Zeitz MOCAA – 7 pm, Silo District, V&A, ph 021 4087600.