I went to a festival on my own - and this is what happened

2019-12-21 00:00

If you think going to a festival could be a little scary, try going on your own.

We tried Howler – which is now the only way you can buy drinks at many South African events

2019-03-30 09:20

It claims to be a safer, easier, faster and more secure way to purchase food and drink. But we're not convinced.

An insider’s guide to Cape Town Festival of Beer 2018

2018-11-27 14:11

Planning on going to this year's Cape Town Festival of Beer? To avoid disappointment, make sure you know the do's and don'ts!

The wildest costumes at Burning Man

2018-06-23 13:57

Burning Man is an annual art event and temporary community that thrives in the middle of the Nevada desert.

16 glorious street style looks from Afropunk 2018

2018-01-03 11:08

We give you the lowdown on who looked scintillating while partying it up.

Wine bottle sizes and their weird names - explained

2017-05-30 09:30

Finally wine bottles explained. Shapes, sizes and wines.

5 fashion items you need for any festival

2016-10-06 13:59

Get your festival kit in order for Rocking the Daisies and a season filled with outdoor parties!

Calling all poets! The 2016 MeGregor Poetry festival wants YOU!

2016-04-15 12:41

The small village of McGregor in the Western Cape is gearing up to host the 4th McGregor Poetry Festival which will take place from 26 to 28 August this year.

The end of Aardklop festival won’t affect KKNK

2016-02-26 11:30

There are no plans to cancel the KKNK (Klein Karoo National Arts Festival) after an announcement that the Aardklop National Arts Festival has been cancelled.

Your 2016 beer festival guide

2016-02-03 13:13

Beer is bigger than ever before - join in on the festivities!


The wildest costumes at Burning Man over the years

2019-10-27 08:49

Burning Man is an annual art event and pop-up community in the Nevada desert. Clothing is optional, but bikinis, body paint, and feathers are on-trend.

#MondayMotivation: Trends spotted at Global Citizen Festival have us set for the festive season

2018-12-03 13:47

We've rounded up all the key items you need to get cameras flashing this holiday break.

This year the SA Street Food Festival will expand to 10 exciting days

2018-08-10 11:28

Mark your calendar for one of the most epic events in SA food.


2018-05-17 15:00

CROWDS go wild whenever Blue Sky Dinaka dancing group is announced at competitions or festivals.

Provinces blow millions on music festivals

2017-12-10 17:00

Provincial governments are splurging on music festivals over this festive season – all in the name of promoting arts and culture.

PICS: The making of Cape Town Carnival

2017-02-11 16:01

With only 40 days to go until the Cape Town Carnival all teams are working at full steam to make the event truly spectacular.

Steyn Entertainment buys Rocking the Daisies and In the City

2016-04-15 12:49

Steyn Entertainment has concluded the purchase of top South African music festival properties Rocking the Daisies and In The City.

Glastonbury Festival to move?

2016-04-14 19:00

Glastonbury Festival organiser Michael Eavis has revealed the festival could move from Somerset, South West England, in 2018.

Aardklop festival will be no more

2016-02-25 07:33

Aardklop, the annual South African arts festival, will no longer be taking place.

PICS: We get a taste of one of the most relaxed music festivals of the summer!

2016-01-26 13:32

As Cape Town music festivals get bigger, Wolfkop Weekender is a breath of fresh air being one of the most intimate music festivals of the summer.

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