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L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2012

L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2012

There is no doubt that the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate is gaining more and more traction every year. I attended it for the first time in 2010 (review here) and wasn’t able to attend last...

Ministry of Sound NYE party ticket giveaway

Ministry of Sound NYE party ticket giveaway

By now you’ve probably heard about the HUGE Ministry of Sound New Years Eve party happening at the Convention Centre. Described as “15 hours of musical mayhem”, this event has 5 arenas showcasing top...

Harbour House at the Waterfront – review

Harbour House at the Waterfront – review

I attended the opening of Harbour House in the V&A Waterfront a few weeks back and I could tell straight away it was going to be a popular spot. I wasn’t wrong as I...

The Puma Social Club Volvo Ocean Race Party – A Review

The Puma Social Club Volvo Ocean Race Party – A Review

I attended many events in 2011, but this Puma event was one of the few that impressed me. The party was part of a bigger marketing campaign and brought together various elements into this...

Prime Circle at Paul Cluver – a photo review

Prime Circle at Paul Cluver – a photo review

I’ve written about the Paul Cluver amphitheatre before, click here to read all the details of the time I went to watch the Parlotones perform there. I said it was an amazing experience and...

Backsberg Picnic Concerts 2011/2012

Backsberg Picnic Concerts 2011/2012

I’ve posted the schedule for this season’s Kirstenbosch concerts and Paul Cluver concerts, now here’s the Backsberg concerts. Some great acts in a very chilled, intimate environment. You can see a review of a...

Phantom of the Opera review

Phantom of the Opera review

Review Summary: You must go and see this show! I saw Phantom of the Opera for the first time at the Artscape in 2004 and I remember thinking it was the most amazing show...

Top 100 Wine List Awards 2012

Top 100 Wine List Awards 2012

I recently judged the value component of the Top 100 SA Wine Lists competition. You may have seen my previous post with my thoughts on the competition in general. I’m not going to repeat...

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2011 review

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2011 review

This is the second year for the Cape Town Festival of Beer and it’s definitely bigger and better than last year. For those who love craft beer, this is the festival for you. With...

Eco Logic Awards 2011

Eco Logic Awards 2011

On Saturday evening I attended the first Eco-Logic awards. It was held at the ICC and overall it was a top notch event which was well attended. However, there was one fundamental problem with...