The Cape Town International Boat Show: This event is held at the Cape Town International Convention Center (CTICC) & the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town from the 8th to the 10th of October 2010. The Cape Town International Boat Show celebrates its 10th Anniversary this year. This year’s event is bound to capture the imagination of the whole family from the showcasing of exotic boats to the best the boat building industry has on offer to the widest diversity of boating related products and technology available. The event is designed to attract both local and international visitors. Exciting events, demonstrations and competitions with fabulous prizes are planned for both the CTICC and at the V&A Waterfront. Entrance to the Cape Town International Boat Show costs R60 per person per day. A bonus for families is that there is no charge for children (ages or terms and conditions apply). For more info visit http://www.boatshow.co.za/
Rocking the Daisies 2010: This event takes place at the Cloof Wine Estate in Darling from the 8th to the 10th of October 2010. Rocking the Daisies is in its 5th year. The festival is the fastest growing eco-friendly music and lifestyle festival in South Africa. Rocking the Daisies offers the best in live entertainment, lifestyle exhibitions and gourmet food. More than 10,000 people attended the festival in 2009. 2010’s festival will be full of cutting edge, quality music, art fields and facilities aimed to cater for everyone from child care to comedic relief. Over the weekend The Dirty Skirts, Zebra & Giraffe, New Holland, Hog Hoggity Hog, BOO!, the Springbok Nude Girls, Taxi Violence, Flash Republic, Albert Frost, Jesse Clegg, Haezer and the Idan Raichel Project and others will be peforming. For more information visit the Rocking the Daisies website.