Take advantage of these great events happening in Cape Town
Pop rock band with Crimson House, The Shabs, Southern Wild and De Wallen.
When: Friday, May 5, doors open at 7pm, first act at 8.30pm
Where: Mercury, De Villiers Avenue, Cape Town, R60 at Quicket or R70 at the door
Africa Unity Music Festival
Top artists from across Africa.
When: Saturday, May 6, 8pm-late
Where: Castle of Good Hope, Cape Town, R200 for general access and R400 for VIP at Computicket
Paint and Sip
Artist helps you recreate a famous masterpiece.
When: Sunday, May 7, 2pm-6pm
Riebeek Valley Olive Festival
Wine, food and entertainment.
When: Saturday, May 6 9.30am-5pm, Sunday, May 7, 9.30am-4pm
Where: Venues around Riebeek-Kasteel and Riebeek West, R80 at Webtickets
Autumn Open Garden
Learn to grow food with what you have at home, in an earth-friendly way using rubbish and readily available materials.
When: Saturday, May 6, 9am-3pm
Where: Soil for Life, Brounger Road, Constantia, R20, see soilforlife.co.za
Bree Street Block Party
Art, music and food.
When: Sunday, May 7, noon-midnight
Where: Riebeeck Square Parkade, Shortmarket Street, Cape Town, R180 at Nutickets
The Darling Collection
Stories behind 40 valuable objects collected from residents of the town are captured through dance, theatre, music and visual art by Dutch university students .
When: Friday, May 5, 7pm-10pm, Saturday, May 6, noon-10pm, Sunday, May 7, noon-5pm
Where: Corner of Durban and Somerset streets, day pass R15, weekend pass R30, e-mail email@example.com
My Children, My Africa
Athol Fugard play about generational conflict over the most effective means for ending apartheid in South Africa.
When: Until Saturday, May 13, 10.30am and 2pm
Where: Artscape Arena, Cape Town, R40 at Computicket
Physical one-hander looks at the devastating effects decisions by individuals can have on future generations.
When: Until Saturday, May 13, various times
Where: Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch, R85 at Computicket
The Play that goes Wrong
Everything goes wrong when the inept Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society tries to stage a 1920s murder mystery.
When: Until Saturday, June 17
Where: Theatre on the Bay, Camps Bay, R100- R250 at Computicket
Underwater Photographer of the Year
Finalists in this London-based annual competition were selected from 20 countries including South Africa, Mexico, Finland, Indonesia, Egypt, and the UK.
When: Until Saturday, September 30, Friday to Monday 9am-7pm, Tuesday to Thursday 9am-4pm
Where: Chavonnes Battery Museum, V&A Waterfront, R100, Wild Card or Red Bus R70, seniors and students R50 at Webtickets, under-16s free
Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist
Audience members are made to do strange things on stage.
When: Until Sunday, June 4, Wednesday to Saturday 8pm, Saturday 5pm, Sunday 3pm
Where: Roxy Revue Bar, GrandWest, R120 at Computicket
European Film Festival
Films from 12 countries.
When: Until Sunday, May 14, various times
Where: Cinema Nouveau, V&A Waterfront, R64, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
PHOTO: Pop rockers Slow Jack are on stage at Mercury in Cape Town.