5 November to 11 November

From pizza to piano and more in-between, it’s going to be a great week!

Get your laughs on with comedian Chris Tucker at the Grand Arena on Wednesday 7th and The Play That Goes Wrong at Theatre on the Bay from Friday 9th. You can also hear the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra at City Hall on Thursday 8th and Les Amateurs Virtuoses piano festival in Cape Town and Stellenbosch from Saturday 10th.

In movie news, the Galileo Open Air Cinema is screening four films this week: the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival at Kirstenbosch on Wednesday 7th, The Greatest Showman in Rondebosch on Thursday 8th, Back To The Future at the V&A Waterfront on Friday 9th, and About Time in Franschhoek on Saturday 10th.

The big foodie event this week is the Cheese and Wine Fair at the V&A Waterfront on Saturday 10th. But if you can’t make it, you can still enjoy the best pizza in Cape Town whenever you want, from the great pineapple pizzas at Posticino in Sea Point and Ferdinando’s in Observatory to the massive slices at a new hidden spot called The Yard.

In drinks news, Tuning the Vine presents another Inner City Wine Route on Wednesday 7th while the inaugural BLACC Fest X Langa takes place on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th. And if you’d prefer to keep it active, cycle to the Bike Fest from Friday 9th, step to the Colour Run on Saturday 10th, or stroll through the Stellenberg Gardens Open Day this weekend. With so much to love, Cape Town is bound to make you smile!

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