Neighbourhood News Update: 28 October 2022


The hottest event ticket this year lets you walk the red carpet and rub shoulders with notable international figures from the art, fashion, film, and entertainment industries to celebrate contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora at this year’s Zeitz MOCAA Gala + Party, supported by Gucci. Click here to book.

Cape Town’s finest boat showcase returns

Boatica Cape Town (previously known as the Cape Town International Boat Show), Africa’s largest boating exhibition is back. The 3-day event, starting this afternoon, promises visitors a host of activities like sailing demonstrations, races, live music, and the finest display of boating and yachting brands.

We’re excited to have one of our own participating in this year’s event; The Little Optimist Trust, a sailing academy at Battery Park, that focuses on providing sailing therapy to disadvantaged children, will be hosting a fundraising race on Saturday from 12pm, featuring well-known celebrities, sports stars and industry leaders who will be racing against each other in The Great Optimist Race.

Click here for more info and the tickets.

Experience IMAX® with Laser in our neighbourhood

Visit our Ster-Kinekor theatre for an immersive cinema experience with IMAX® with Laser technology, a next-generation laser projection and multi-channel sound system that is exclusive to IMAX theatres and a first in Africa. Expect crystal clear, lifelike images and precision audio for a moviegoing experience unlike anything else.

Newly revamped swatch store now open

The Swatch store reopened today in a brand-new space within Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, launching with a collaboration with the Omega brand. If you’re looking to update your watch collection with their stylish range, you’ll find the store located next to Ted baker.

Catch live sporting games at the Amphitheatre

Action sports are best enjoyed on the big screen. Catch all your favourite sporting events from soccer and rugby to motor racing and so much more from the comfort of our neighbourhood.

What’s on in the neighbourhood

29 October 2022:

  • Cape Town Oriental Dance Festival – Amphitheatre
  • V&A Record & Music Fair– Watershed

30 October 2022:

  • Cape Town Philharmonic Youth Wind Ensemble – Amphitheatre
  • Diwali Festival of Lights – Amphitheatre