Events in February | Cape Town 2019

Which events in February will be the most fascinating? There will be so many concerts, shows and events happening in February, that you will have a tough choice! But make sure to visit at least one or two of these events when you stay in Cape Town and feel the vibrant atmosphere of the Mother City this summer.

Here are our recommendations for some of the best events in Cape Town. Enjoy your time in Cape Town and have a fabulous month of February!

February brings lots of warm balmy evenings and visiting one of the many opportunities for open-air performances or movies under the stars are a must visit when in town. More info here.

Join in the festivities of Chinese New Year which is the main celebration for the local Chinese community or celebrate your love in Cape Town with style and book a table at the Mother City’s most romantic restaurants. 

And there are many other great Cape Town events in February you can experience while visiting or living in Cape Town. Here we have pre-selected some event highlights for this month. And be assured: whatever the weather, Cape Town rocks!

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Cape Town Events in February 2019

Michael Jackson HIStory

  • Musical tribute concert  
  • Until 9 February 2019
  • Artscape Theatre in Cape Town
  • Tickets: From R190. More info.

Sarafina

  • Musical and songs by Hugh Masekela 
  • Until 2 February 2019 
  • Artscape Theatre Arena, CBD 
  • Tickets: R40. More info.

Red Bull King of the Air

  • Kite surfing championship
  • Until 10 February 2019
  • Cape Town, Big Bay
  • Free entrance. More info.

Hairspray

  • Musical
  • 2 - 16 February 2019
  • Artscape Theatre Cape Town
  • Tickets: From R185. More info.

Kirstenbosch Concerts 

  • Summer concert series
  • Sunday 3/10/17/24 February 2019
  • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
  • Tickets: From R125 at webtickets. More info.

Investing in African Mining Indaba

  • Investment fair
  • 4 - 7 February 2019
  • Cape Town: CTICC
  • Tickets: R1300. More info.

Woza Albert

  • Comedy Show 
  • 5 February 2019 - 2 March 2019
  • Baxter Theatre Cape Town
  • Tickets: From R100. More info.

Richard III

  • Open-air theatre 
  • 6 February 2019 - 9 March 2019
  • Maynardville Park in Wynberg
  • Tickets: From R130. More info.
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Sainthood

  • Drama Theatre production 
  • 6 - 23 February 2019
  • Baxter Theatre Cape Town
  • Tickets: R100. More info.

Krotoa: Eva van de Kaap

  • Drama performance 
  • 7 - 16 February 2019 
  • Artscape Theatre Arena, CBD 
  • Tickets: R100. More info.

Burns Night Supper

  • Celebration of Scottish culture 
  • 9 February 2019 
  • Newlands, Kelvin Grove Club 
  • Tickets: R600. More info.

Public Arts Festival

  • Arts & Culture Festival
  • 9 - 17 February 2019 
  • Salt River
  • Free entrance. More info.

Bryan Ferry

  • Musical concert
  • 14 February 2019
  • Grand West Complex in Cape Town
  • Tickets: From R460. More info.

Cape Town Art Fair

  • Annual art fair
  • 15 - 17 February 2019
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre, CBD
  • Tickets: From R95. More info here.

ABBA Sensations - Ball

  • Valentine's dance for a good cause
  • 16 February 2019 
  • Milnerton: Golf Club
  • Tickets: R300. More info.

Community Gala Concert

  • Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra
  • 17 February 2019 
  • Cape Town Artscape Theatre 
  • Tickets: From R100. More info.

Cape Town Folk 'n Acoustic Festival

  • Annual music festival  
  • 17 February 2019 from 17h00
  • Kirstenbosch Gardens
  • Entrance free. More info.

Cape Town Pizza & Pasta Festival

  • Food Festival
  • 23 February 2019
  • Green Point, Cape Town
  • Tickets: From R80. More info.

Open Streets Festival

  • Community event in Bree Street
  • 24 February 2019
  • Langa (please check link below)
  • Free all-day-event. More info.

Blue in the Night on Broadway

  • Musical morning concert 
  • 27 February 2019
  • Baxter Theatre Cape Town
  • Tickets: R43. More info.

Design Indaba

  • Annual design festival
  • 27 - 29 February 2019 
  • Artscape Opera House
  • Tickets: From R1520. More info.

Galileo | Open-air movies

  • Open-air movies
  • Throughout February 2019
  • various locations
  • Tickets: From R89. More info here.
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Stenin Photo Exhibition

  • 67 magical award-winning photos 
  • Until February 2019
  • V&A Waterfront in Cape Town
  • Tickets: R100/free for kids under 16. More info.

Events in February | Cape Winelands Events

Franschhoek Summer Wines

  • Wine festival 
  • 2 February 2019
  • Franschhoek: Leopard's Leap
  • Tickets: From R230. More info.

Love Changes Everything

  • Musical concert
  • 14 - 15 February 2019
  • Somerset West: Lourensford Estate
  • Tickets: R210. More info.

Ella Fitzgerald Century in Songs

  • Musical concert
  • 15 February 2019
  • Stellenbosch: Oude Libertas Estate
  • Tickets: R230. More info.

Rocking the Lagoon

  • Music festival
  • 16 February 2019
  • Hermanus: Benguela Cove Estate
  • Tickets: R200. More info. 

Recuerdos

  • Musical concert with James Grace
  • 16 February 2019
  • Stellenbosch: Oude Libertas Estate
  • Tickets: R220. More info.

Harvest at Dusk Festival

  • Wine harvest festival
  • 16 February 2019
  • Paarl: Nederburg Wine Estate
  • Tickets: From R220. More info. 

Events in February | Cape Town for Kids | Food & Wine Festivals

The Lion & The Witch & The Wardrobe

  • Children's Theatre
  • 16 February 2019 - 2 March 2019
  • Somerset West: Playhouse Theatre
  • Tickets: From R100. More info.

If you know about other great Cape Town events in February 2019 we should add here, please contact us. 

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