Author Archives: Candice Jansen

Cape Town Carnival to take place on Human Rights Day, 21 March 2020

Celebrating ten years of bringing people together, igniting joy and unity through creativity and providing second-to-none entertainment, the Cape Town Carnival will take place this year on Human Rights Day, 21 March 2020 on the Fan Walk in Green Point.


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Go Goo-Goo for the Galileo this Valentine’s Day

Steer cupid’s arrow your way this Valentine’s Day by treating your sweetheart to a unique and unforgettable evening of movie magic under a canopy of stars at Nooitgedacht Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, brought to you by The Galileo Open Air Cinema.


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Unique Co-Living/Co-Working Development in Cape Town’s Thriving East City Precinct

The Harri offers 39 stunning studio and two-storey penthouse apartments, blended with thoughtfully designed co-working and co-living areas.


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Revel in the Magic of Family-Friendly Movies this Summer

The Galileo Open Air Cinema is back for its 8th season, bringing movie magic to some of the Mother City’s most enchanting locations. The unique summer activity offers the perfect setting for an incredible family bonding date night under the stars.


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Trick Or Treat Yourself To An Outdoor Movie This Halloween

The Galileo Open Air Cinema welcomes creatures from near and far to celebrate the infamous night of terror under the stars with an eerie movie that will make your skin crawl. The question is, are you brave enough?


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Halloween Night Run at iNsingizi

Brave the outdoors at night this Halloween at Isingizi!


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The Galileo Open Air Cinema 2019/2020

Cape Town’s much-loved outdoor movie experience, The Galileo Open Air Cinema, is back this summer! Offering locals and visitors from near and far popular films screened under the stars at venues across Cape Town and the Winelands, The Galileo provides an excellent evening out for film buffs and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

The well-known event, which will run from 16 October 2019 to 25 April 2020, will showcase a series of blockbuster hits, from fun family favourites to heart-warming romcoms, upbeat comedies, adored musicals and more. Featuring venues like Kirstenbosch Gardens, V&A Waterfront, Meerendal Wine Estate, Steenberg Farm, Central Park and a selection of the most exquisite wine estates across the Winelands, The Galileo’s offering combines movie magic with an epic atmosphere and picturesque backdrops.

Running from Wednesday to Saturday and selected Sundays, The Galileo offers the perfect setting for a memorable evening with friends, a ridiculously romantic date, a fun birthday bash or a quality family outing. Doors open at 6pm on weekdays, 5pm on Saturdays and 4pm on Sundays and the movie starts as soon as the sun sets. Arrive early, find your spot on the lawn and enjoy an evening of artisanal food and drinks, games, lively music and an overall great vibe.

The Galileo’s summer movie schedule is now available. Click here to view the 2019/2020 movie schedule.

Ticket prices:

Standard: R109 (entry only)

Warm: R117 (plus blanket)

Comfy: R125 (plus backrest)

Warm & comfy: R130 (plus blanket and backrest)

VIP: R195 (Reserved premium seating, blanket, backrest, Coke and a Frey chocolate)

Snuggle: R360 per couple (front row mattress, 2 blankets, 2 pillows and 2 Frey chocolates)

Special screenings – Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s and Easter: Ticket prices vary

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Luxury Stays with a Jacuzzi

There is no better feeling than soaking in a hot tub or Jacuzzi, but did you know there are significant health benefits too. Here are three top reasons to choose an establishment with a Jacuzzi or Spa next time you book accommodation.


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Game Viewing in the Western Cape

With most well known Game reserves in the north of the country, visitors to South Africa could be forgiven for not knowing that Game drives are available here in the Western Cape as well.


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