First Saturdays each month, 8:15-10am at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands. Dates in 2016-17: June 4, July 2, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 5, December 3, January 7, February 4.
February 29, 2020. The Parade and Mardi Gras celebration is the culmination of the 10-day Cape Town Pride festival! This years at Reddam Field, Green Point Urban Park, with floats, live acts, food, drinks and many more activities.
March 21, 2020. Carnival + mother of all street parades. A giant celebration of colour, energy, talent and community spirit, as the streets of the Fan Walk in Green Point come alive and the annual Cape Town Carnival thrills thousands of visitors from near and far. See more at:
March 27-28, 2020, Cape Town Intl Convention Centre. Two--day weekend events typically include: Greenmarket Sq free concert; photo exhibits/ fashion fest/ pre-parties. Main event artists performances. See the 2020 lineup at their website:
September 24-27, 2020 in Knysna + Cape Town. Three days of shows, entertainment, mini-market + flamboyant fun. Shows, beauty pageants, art exhibits, all-night parties, Saturday street parade with floats + street performances + after party. Awards for best floats/ pedestrian groups, costume In parade. Mr Gay World, Wigstock Drag Festival and more parties. See website for more:
Mid-December, 2020 (TBC). Since 1994, a highlight of the Cape Town gay calendar, now with a cult following of fun-loving creatures, SA’s biggest dress-up party. The theme is set each December, creating a universe where partygoers unleash creative alter-egos, unrestricted by conventions w/ original, innovative, and fabulous outfits for a moment in the limelight. SAT Love Ball.