Cape Town Carnival 2018 PROGRAMME

2018 PROGRAMME
6
Mar

Cape Town Carnival 2018 PROGRAMME

Welcome to the Mother City’s Cape Town Carnival 2018. Join us as we celebrate our African identity, our diverse communities, our variety of cultures all vibrantly coming alive in the colourful pageant of the Cape Town Carnival parade.

What you can look out for in Cape Town Carnival 2018’s Mother City, Mother Nature event.

CAPE TOWN CARNIVAL – ACTIVITY SCHEDULE – 17th March 2018

14h00 – 18h00   Enjoy the freedom of the streets and the Fanwalk

15h00 – 21h00   KFM live broadcast

  • KFM DJ’s playing music throughout the event area – getting everyone into the “spirit of the Cape Town Carnival”.

15h00 – 18h00   KFM activation – Gallows Hill

  • Face painting and a photo station; free merchandise

16h00 – 17h00   Theatre for Children and Young People – Gallows Hill area

14h00 – 18h30   DStv / M-Net group activations on the Fanwalk

  • M-Net 101 – Dancing with the Stars celebrity and professional dancers will be showing us how to dance.
  • M-Net Movies – The gorgeous Lalla Hiriyama will be doing audience interviews and offering photo opportunities.
  • KykNET – “Getroud Met Rugby” – stars will be shoeing off their dance moves
  • DStv – Make sure you win one of the DStv vendor vouchers in the competitions they are running on the Fanwalk.

14h00 – 18h30   Other activities – Fan Walk

  • Vendors, merchandise stores and entertainment in the Cape Town Carnival Villages and along the Fanwalk. 

CAPE TOWN CARNIVAL EVENING SCHEDULE

18h00 – 19h00   Corridor Entertainment:

  • KFM announcers interacting with the crowd
  • Winners of the Peoples Post “make your own costume out of newsprint” will parade in their innovative costumes.
  • Buskers and entertainers

18h45 – 19h00   Official Opening – cutting of the opening ribbon.

  • Pyrotechnics

19h00                   Parade begins

22h00                   Parade ends

CAPE TOWN CARNIVAL VILLAGE – P12 AREA

22h00 – 00h00   We round off the night with entertainment in the Cape Town Carnival Village, where you can experience the best of the Cape’s up and coming artists in a relaxed environment.

  • Mzanzi Magic presents Paxton Fielies (Idols winner 2017) to perform from 22h00-22h45
  • Musicians and DJ performances