To do in May


    1 In DANCING WITH NATURE Indoni dancers and outreach students expose contemporary African dance and music – 3pm, Green Point Park. Cost: free

    1 Experience behind-the-scenes farming activities at ALLÉE BLEUE ESTATE MAY DAY MEANDER while snacking on delicacies – 10am, Allée Bleue Wine Estate, Intersection R45/R310, Franschhoek. Cost R175 – R335

    1 – 5 Have a feast during RESTAURANT WEEK: Azure, Beluga, Ben Wei, De Grendel, GINJA, HQ, Karibu, etc – various times & venues, ph 021 8741021. Cost R150/2-course, R250/4-course

    1 – 13 NUDES IN THE SANLAM ART COLLECTION shows some of the country’s best nude artworks – 10am, Norval Foundation Art Gallery, 4 Steenberg Rd, Steenberg Estate, ph 087 6545900. Cost R160

    3 Powerhouse rock at FRANCOIS VAN COKE & VRIENDE with Jack Parow, Majozi, Fokofpolisiekar, Arno Carstens, Van Coke Kartel et al – 8pm, Grand Arena, Grand West. Cost R225 – R275 (photo: Jonathan Ferreira)

    4 -10 DEEP CLEANSING JUICE DETOX RETREAT allows you to access your deeper self – Guinevere Guest Farm, Tulbagh, ph 084 2975736. Cost R10 995 – R16 995pp

    4 – 5 The biggest range of indigenous plants in one place at the KIRSTENBOSCH PLANT FAIR – 9am, Kirstenbosch Stone Cottages, Newlands, ph 021 6715468.

    11 SOIL FOR LIFE is a chance to spend a fun-filled day in a working vegetable garden with demos, talks, music & eats – 10am, Brounger Rd (behind Peddlars), Constantia, ph 021 7944982. Cost R20

    11 Outdoor workout pop-up CHASE THE SUN is dedicated to mindfulness, stretching, toning and letting go with refreshments afterwards – 6.30am, Val de Vie Estate, R301, Paarl, Cost R299, R1599 (with accommodation)

    17 Bargain prices for pre-owned books at ESELTJIESRUS BOOK FAIR – 10am, Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary, McGregor, ph 023 6251593. Cost: free

    25 Get captivated at DON VINO PRINS – SAXYVIBES – 8pm, Grand Arena, GrandWest. Cost R120 – R220

    31 Gently worn clothing at VINTAGE WITH LOVE – 4pm, Cape Town Cruise Terminal, V&A, ph 086 1110005. Cost R50 – R350