South African Cultural Observatory

Events Overview

SACO Events

The SACO event dates and locations are in the process of being finalised and will be announced soon.


South Africa Events

Month

Website

Date

September 2018

   
Moretele Park Tribute Concert www.facebook.com/moreteleparktribute 01
Soweto Wine Festival www.sowetowinefestival.co.za 01 - 02
River Jazz Festival www.joburg.co.za/4th-river-jazz-festival 02
Open Book Cape Town Festival http://openbookfestival.co.za 05 - 09
URBIO International Conference www.urbionetwork.org/home 11 - 14
Cape Wine www.capewine2018.com 12 - 14
Comic Con Africa www.comicconafrica.co.za/en.html 14 - 16
The Hilton Arts Festival www.hiltonfestival.co.za 14 - 16
Cape Classic www.cape-classic.com 22
Hermanus Whale Festival http://hermanuswhalefestival.co.za 28 - 30
Joy of Jazz Festival www.joyofjazz.co.za/home 27 - 29
BO2 Music Arts Cultural Festival www.bo2festival.co.za 29
     

October 2018

   
Craft X Po www.craftxpo.co.za/index.aspx 03 - 20
Rage Expo www.rageexpo.co.za 05 - 07
Macufe Manguang African Cultural Festival www.macufe.co.za 05 - 14
Jewellex Africa www.jewellex.co.za 06 - 08
Cape Town International Kite Festival www.capementalhealth.co.za/kite 27 - 28
Good Food & Wine Show - Durban durban.goodfoodandwineshow.co.za 27 - 29
African Investigative Journalism Conference (AIJC) http://journalism.co.za/aijc18 29 - 31
Whisky Live Sandton www.whiskylive.co.za/festivals.html 31 - 02
     

November 2018

   
Taste of Tzaneen Festival http://tasteoftzaneen.co.za/sites 02 - 03
Swartland Heritage Festival https://swartlandindependent.co.za/2017/05/05/swartland-heritage-festival-in-paternoster-3-4-november-2017/ 03 - 04
The Dessert Expo hwww.dessertexpo.co.za 23 - 25
     

December 2018

   
Mahika Mahikeng Music And Culture Festival www.mahikamahikeng.com 06 - 09
Zeerust Beach Festival www.facebook.com/pg/ZeerustBeachFestival/posts/?ref=page_internal 24
Afropunk Festival http://afropunkfest.com/johannesburg 30 - 31
Ebubeleni Music Festival https://p-upload.facebook.com/events/234466123950418 30 - 31
     

January 2019

   
The House of Truth http://markettheatre.co.za/productions 10 - 29
The Alliance Francaise Jozi Tour www.alliance.org.za 24 - 28
Johannesburg International Mozart Festival www.join-mozart-festival.org/home 27 - 5
     

February 2019

   
Cape Town Electronic Music Festival www.ctemf.com 7 - 12
Cape Classic www.cape-classic.com 15 - 25
Cape Town Art Fair www.artfaircapetown.co.za 17 - 19
Cape Town Sixes Cricket and Cultural Festival www.capetownsixesfestival.com 18 & 19
Dance Umbrella 2017 www.danceforumsouthafrica.co.za 23 - 5 
Eastern Cape Music Awards 2017 http://ecmas.co.za 25
Metro FM Music Awards www.metrofm.co.za/sabc/home/metrofm/stationnews 25
     

March 2019

   
Hobby X www.hobby-x.co.za 2 - 5 
Soweto Wine Festival www.sowetowinefestival.co.za 3 - 5
US Woordfees www.woordfees.co.za 3 - 12 
Durban International Jazz Extravaganza www.ije.co.za
OmmiBerg 'Round the Paarl Rock' www.ommiberg.co.za
The SA International Film Festival - RapidLion www.rapidlion.co.za 4 - 11 
Dance Umbrella www.danceforumsouthafrica.co.za 06 - 08
Festival of Fame www.festivaloffame.co.za 7 - 12 
Cape Argus Cycle Tour www.worldtravelguide.net/south-africa/events 10  
Time of the Writer International Writers Festival www.cca.ukzn.ac.za 13 - 18 
Wakkerstroom Music Festival http://wmfestival.co.za 17 - 21 
Lambert's Bay Crayfish and Cultural Festival http://kreeffees.co.za 17 - 19 
Cape Town Carnival http://capetowncarnival.com 18 
SA Eco Film Festival  http://saecofilmfestival.com 23 - 26 
CapeArgus Sports Show www.sportshow.co.za 24 - 26 
Franschhoek ATKV Oesfees www.oesfees.co.za 25 
Splashy Fen Musical Festival http://splashyfen.co.za 29 - 01 April
Cape Town International Jazz Festival www.capetownjazzfest.com 31 - 1 
     

April 2019

   
Cape Town Electronic Music Festival www.ctemf.com 06 - 08
Lambert's Bay Crayfish and Cultural Festival www.traveller24.com/Explore/Green/lamberts-bay-cancels-west-coast-kreef-festival-as-species-listed-endangered-20170116 29 - 01 May
     

May 2019

   
Eastern Cape Music Awards 2017 http://ecmas.co.za 05
Metro FM Music Awards www.metrofm.co.za/sabc/home/metrofm/stationnews 25
     

July 2019

   
Wavescape Surf and Ocean Festival www.wavescapefestival.com 23 - 27
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