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Cape Town Carnival 2018 PROGRAMME

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...

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Environmentally, economically and socially sustainable

Environmentally, economically and socially sustainable

Cape Town, 22 February 2018 – The Cape Town Carnival is a spectacular experience of colour, creativity and diversity for spectators who flock to the famous Green Point Fan Walk year after year. The team behind it all has been working tirelessly for close to a year to...

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Cape Town Water Crisis & Cape Town Carnival

Cape Town Water Crisis & Cape Town Carnival

Dear Cape Town Carnival participants, visitors and guests The Western Cape is in the midst of an unprecedented drought. This has had a profound effect on all events organised in the city of Cape Town. We need to be cognisant of the fact that as a city, as event...

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EVENTS CAPITAL OF AFRICA

EVENTS CAPITAL OF AFRICA

Cape Town, 23 January 2018 – Cape Town has won accolades across the board, from “number one city in Africa for business tourism events” (by the International Congress and Convention Association, 2017) to “second-best overseas city in the world” (by Conde Nast Readers...

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A huge, huge thank you!

It’s thanks to our incredibly generous sponsors that we’re able to host this free event every year.

We just can’t say thank you enough.