8 October to 14 October

Get ready for breakfast, ballet, beer, and so much more in this week’s event guide!

In music news, the Rhineland Youth Orchestra is performing at Cape Town City Hall on Thursday 11th (and the Endler Concert Hall in Stellenbosch on Friday 12th), VOX Cape Town is presenting Stabat Mater by Karl Jenkins at St George’s Cathedral on Friday 12th, and Calling Us Home opens at the Artscape Theatre on Saturday 13th.

Other entertainment highlights this week include the Cape Town International Film Market and Festival at various venues across the city from Tuesday 9th, the Big FIve Comedy Show at the Grand Arena on Saturday 13th, and the Fugard Bioscope screening the Bolshoi Ballet’s Coppélia on Sunday 14th.

Drinks events this week include an inner-city wine route from Tuning the Vine on Wednesday 10th, the free Mojo Market Craft Beer Festival from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th, and the Stellenbosch Craft Beer Festival on Saturday 13th. While you’re in the area, take a trip with the best farmhouse accommodation in the Cape and wake up to the best wine farm breakfasts in the Cape.

Indeed, to celebrate World Porridge Day on Wednesday 10th and World Egg Day on Friday 12th (yes, those are real things) this week is all about the best breakfasts in Cape Town, from over-the-top breakfasts at Kleinsky’s Deli in Sea Point to bargain breakfast specials at the likes of Starlings Café in Claremont. It’s the perfect way to start your perfect day!

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