NOVEMBER 2013

  • For kids aged 6+, ‘The Tanzanite Museum Experience‘ – a free interactive museum in Green Point with a replica mine
  • Introduce your kids to opera with the comic antics of the Barber of Seville at Artscape, from 20–24 Nov – majestic music by the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Enjoy a Sunset Special half-price Table Mountain ride – valid from 18h00 daily until 20 Dec.  Adults R107.50, Kids R52.50
  • Visit Monkey Town Primate Centre in Somerset West – playpark, trampoline, swimming pool, picnic and braai area too!

Every Friday

  • Baby play date – mommies, daddies and their babies 6-12 months socialise at Planet Kids, Muizenberg, 10h00 – 12h00.  Babies under 10 months free, 10-12 months R20-R22 (depending on age), parents free

Every Saturday

  • A different fairy tale every month (November – ‘The Little Donkey) at The Rainbow Puppet Theatre in Constantia at 10h00 and 11h15 -R20
  • Davy Dragon’s Guide to the Night Sky – a playful introduction to astronomy at the Iziko Planetarium for 5-10 year olds at 12h00 – until end-November
  • The Sky Tonight –  live lecture on the current night sky at the Iziko Planetarium at 13h00. You will receive a star map and be shown where to find the constellations and planets that are visible this month. Ages 12+

Every Sunday

  • City Slackers, a groups of slackliners in Cape Town, meet at 14h00 at De Waal Park in Oranjezicht to learn and practice – newcomers welcome!  Frisbees, Twister, hoola hoops and ball games too!
  • The Sky Tonight –  live lecture on the current night sky at the Iziko Planetarium at 13h00. You will receive a star map and be shown where to find the constellations and planets that are visible this month. Ages 12+
  • Davy Dragon’s Guide to the Night Sky – a playful introduction to astronomy at the Iziko Planetarium for 5-10 year olds at 12h00 – until end-November

Week 3

  • Sat 16 – Isangqa Sobomi Fun Day in Hout Bay on Sat 16 – a dog show, magic shows, jumping castles, face painting and more
  • Sat 16 – Live music, children’s entertainment and much more at St Luke’s Hospice Annual Market at Wynberg BHS
  • Sat 16 – Muizenberg Moonlight Meander – enjoy a family evening walking on the beautiful Muizenberg Blue Flag beach in the light of the full moon
  • Sat 16 – Enjoy a Full Moon Picnic and star-gazing with the family at the Afrikaanse Taalmonument, Paarl Mountain, from 17h00
  • Sun 17 – The Tygerberg Children’s Choir’s unforgettable Christmas concert at the Endler Hall in Stellenbosch at 16h00
  • Wed 20 – Galileo Open Air Cinema at Kirstenbosch NBG – ‘Zoolander‘ – at 19h45

Week 4

  • Sun 24 – SA Guide Dogs’ “Paws on the Promenade” in Greenpoint at 08h00 – take the family dog (R25), humans walk free!
  • Sun 24 – Bring a toy and join the bikers for the Toy Run, ending at Maynardville Park Wynberg. Various start points
  • Sun 24 – The Tygerberg Children’s Choir’s unforgettable Christmas concert at the Endler Hall in Stellenbosch at 16h00
  • Sun 24SA Youth Choir Year End Concert at Hugo Lamprecht Music Centre in Parow at 16h00 – R 90pp
  • Wed 27 – Galileo Open Air Cinema at Kirstenbosch NBG – ‘Mamma Mia‘ – at 19h45
  • Fri 29 – Take a picnic basket to a sundowner concert featuring Gareth James at Stellenzicht Winery at 18h00
  • Sat 30 – Join the family-friendly 2.5km/5km ‘Happy Ever After Run‘ on Bloubergstrand at 17h30
  • Sat 30 – Take the family hiking on the Wetlands Trail, Intaka Island at 14h00 at Century City – R 40.  Info: Jeannie 083 305 0424
  • Sat 30 – The 4Leaf FamFest in Constantia offers family fun for all ages, from babies upwards
  • Sat 30 – The Tygerberg Children’s Choir’s unforgettable Christmas concert at the Endler Hall in Stellenbosch at 20h00