Who needs Picasso?

Looking for some creative inspiration? Then look no further! This weekend is designed to inspire the creative side of all visitors. Begin with an exploration of the latest décor and trends at Decorex Cape Town. Then, let Abe Opperman inspire you with his whimsical artwork before cuddling up for a film at the Galileo Open Air Cinema. From art to design to film and crafts, this weekend will showcase the amazing talents of South Africa’s art community.


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Find the best package deals incl return flights in economy from Jo’burg or Durban (airline levy incl), 2 nights in a hotel and 2 days car rental. Package dates available from Thursday – Monday, with a minimum 2 night stay and a maximum 4 night stay. To book: Call 0861 102 137.

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Arts & Creatives HIGHLIGHTS

Whether you’re in Cape Town for an ordinary weekday or an extraordinary weekend, here’s a selection of our top experiences to suit all tastes and budgets. You can book directly, or get in touch with us to make it even easier.

Contact the Cape Town Tourism call centre to book your experiences.

Decorex Cape Town


Wanting to learn about the newest trends in home décor? Decorex Cape Town is an annual showcase of interior design that uncovers the latest trends and leaders in the industry. Expect intricate design exhibitions, talks, interactive displays, shopping bargains and lots of home décor inspiration.

Galileo Open Air Cinema


For a magical movie experience, take in a film under a canopy of stars with the Galileo Open Air Cinema. Cult favourites and classic movies are shown on the lawn of Knorhoek Wine Estate. Bean bags, blankets and popcorn are available to make you comfortable, along with pre- and post-film entertainment.

Picnic basket from Simon's Deli

Groot Constantia

For an idyllic break from the city hustle and bustle, let Simon’s Deli pack you a picnic lunch to be enjoyed on the stunning Groot Constantia vineyard. Choose from pre-packed or tailor made baskets, and head off to your favourite location amongst gorgeous views of vines, sunshine and greenery.

Montebello Design Centre


The Montebello Design Centre is one of Cape Town’s best-kept secrets. Entrance is free to the tranquil centre, situated in a series of historic farm buildings in the leafy suburb of Newlands. Inside, find a range of designers, artists, jewellery and crafter studios. You can not only see the masters at work, but buy directly from them. Make an afternoon of it by meandering through the tree-covered surrounds before tucking into a healthy lunch at the stunning restaurant and organic deli farm shop.

Abe Opperman Gallery

De Waterkant

Abe Opperman’s first solo exhibition was inspired by his childhood, his deep love for beauty and the concept of flight. It set the tone for the future of his ground-breaking work and the stunning collection of pieces on show at his Cape Town gallery.

The Gallery at Grande Provence


The Gallery at Grande Provence has a reputation for housing some of South Africa’s finest established and emerging artists. Its carefully curated programme of visiting and permanent exhibitions gives a detailed glimpse into the vibrant local art scene and its positive future.

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