Events

Art in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Art Thursday

Held on the second Thursday of the month, galleries, shops and local bars and restaurants stay open late to promote various exhibitions and art and music events. Pick up a leaflet showing participants from AHEM! Art…
Comedy in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Mama City Improv Festival

Five laughter-packed days of shows at venues in Observatory – including Obviouzly Armchair – for this stand-up comedy and improvisation festival with workshops and performances by local and international talents.
Literature in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Open Book Festival

The city's main literature festival has a packed schedule with talks, readings and discussions with local and international writers. It's organised by the Fugard Theatre, with events held there, the District Six Hom…
Street Carnival in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Streetopia

The lively street festival is usually held on the last Saturday in the November at various locations around central Observatory, including the Trill Rd, Station Rd and Lower Main Rd.