MyCityByNight 2017/2018 South African Festival List

Another season has passed in fine fashion. It’s that time again where we put together the MyCityByNight list for all you party-goers around South Africa.  Our South African calendar is filled up with a myriad of mass-market, boutique, day, night, food & wine festivals, you name it – we’ve got it all right here.

This list serves as a guide to what’s cooking in your city. Feel free to update us on any dates we have left out. Inbox us on Facebook to let us know.

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MyCityByNight Festival Guide: 2017/2018

AUGUST 2017:

International Beer Day – Music Festival: 5th August 2017 (JHB)
Liefde By Die Dam – 6th August
Afriski Winter Music Festival 24th – 27th August 2017 (Lesotho)
Sunflower Festival 24th – 26th August 2017 (CT)
Grietfest August 26 – 27th The Container Yards (JHB.)
Final Feast: 29th August 2017 (CT)


Wolfkop Weekender – Power Flower Picnic: 1st – 4th September 2017 (CT)
Moksha Spring Gathering: 1st – 3rd September 2017 (JHB)
Neon Run SA: 2nd September 2017 (JHB)
Picnic Paradiso: 2nd September 2017
Alien Safari – Sprung: 9th September 2017 (CT)
Cape Town Pizza & Pasta Festival: 16th September 2017 (CT)
Into the Wild: Moon Child 16th September 2017 (CT)
Earthdance: 22nd – 24th September 2017 (PE)
Earthdance: 22nd – 24th September 2017 (CT)
Pure&Crafted – 30th September 2017 (JHB)


Bastille – Cape Town: 4th October 2017 (CT)
Rocking the Daisies 5th – 8th October 2017 (CT)
Oppikoppi Festival 5th – 8th October 2017 (JHB)
Bastille – Durban: 6th October (DBN)
Bastille – Johannesburg: 7th October (JHB)
Spring Fiesta: 7th October (JHB)
DSTV Delicious Food and Music Festival: 7th October (JHB)
Organik – Gaian Dream: 13th – 16th October (CT)
Twilight Festival: 27th – 29th October 2017 (JHB)
MCQP – Haunted Halloween: 28th October 2017 (CT)
Sweet Nothings 28th October 2017 (CT)
Sexy Groovy Love: 28th October 2017 (CT)


Endless Daze Festival: 3 – 5 November 2017 (CT)
Kinky Disco: 4th November 2017 (CT)
Hot Day Out: 5th November 2017 (JHB)
Jungala Festival: 10th -12th November 2017 (CT)
We Love Summer: 11th November 2017 (CT)
Eden Experience: 18th November 2017 (CT)
Future Frequency Festival: 25th November 2017 (CT)


Synergy Festival: 1st – 3rd December 2017 (CT)
MyCityByNight vs Psymedia PSYMCBN: 3rd December (CT)
Black Coffee Block Party: 2nd December 2017 (JHB)
Sexy Groovy Love: 2nd December 2017 (CT)
Vortex Trance Adventures: 7th – 11th December 2017 (CT)
Barefoot Breakfast: 9th – 10th December 2017 (CT)
Corona Sunsets – Cape Town – 16th December 2017 (CT)
PRIZM: 16th December 2017 (CT)
MCQP: 16th December 2017 (CT)
Kinky Disco – 16th December 2017 (CT)
Love & Light: 23rd December 2017 (CT)
Sexy Groovy Love: 27th December 2017 (CT)
We Love Summer – Plettenberg Bay: 27th – 29th 2017 (Plett)
Vic Falls Carnival: 29th December – 1st January
Smoking Dragon Festival: 29th December – 1st January
AFROPUNK: 30th December 2017 (JHB)
Revolution NYE: 30th December – 1st Jan 2018 (JHB)
Rezonance NYE: 30th December – 2nd Jan 2018 (CT)
Unyaka Festival NYE: 31st – 1st 2018 (DBN)
Kinky Summer NYE: 31st of December (CT)
Fact Durban Rocks: 31st December 2017 (DBN)
Fact Cape Town Rocks: 31st December 2017 (CT)
We Love Summer: Date TBC (CT)


Into the Wild: Raised by Wolves 13th January 2018 (CT)
Wolfkop Weekender: Lilo River Flow 18th – 22nd January 2018 (CT)
We Love Summer: 19th January 2018 (CT)
Origin Music Festival: 26th – 28th January 2018 (CT)
Into the Castle: 26th – 28th January 2018 (CT)  CANCELLED


Get Real Productions ft Gustavo Mota – 3rd February 2018 (CT)
Ultra SA – Cape Town: 9th February 2018 (CT)
Ultra SA – Johannesburg: 10th February 2018 (JHB)
Saggy Stone Music & Beer Festival: 10 February 2018 (CT)
Equinox Enchanted Forest – 16-18 Feb 2018 (CT)
Eden Experience: 17th February 2018 (CT)
Lighthouse Festival: 24th February 2018 (CT)

MARCH 2018

Stange Loving – Paradise Springs: 2nd – 4th March 2018 (CT)
Love & Light: 3rd March 2018 (CT)
Retreat Yourself: 8th March 2018 (CT)
We Love Summer: 10th March 2018 (CT)
Tea in the Tree: 10th March 2018 (CT)
Faithless DJ Set – 10th March 2018 (JHB)
Altered States: Lunar: 10th – 11th March 2018 (CT)
We House Sunday – 11th March 2018 (CT)
Faithless DJ Set – 11th March 2018 (CT)
We House Sunday’s ft Andre Lodeman: 11th March 2018 (CT)
BAZIQUE FESTIVAL: 16 – 18th March 2018 (CT)
Reforest Fest – Family Weekend: 16th March 2018 (CT)
Elrow SA Tour – Gauteng – 17 – 18th March 2018 (JHB)
Transylvania – New Dawn: 17th – 18th March 2018 (CT)
Mieliepop Festival: 21st – 23rd March 2018 (JHB)
Reforest Fest – Friends Weekend: 23rd March 2018 (CT)
Hello Sunshine Beach Festival ft Alex Stein: 24th March 2018 (CT)
Elrow SA Tour – Cape Town – 24th March 2018 (CT)
Twilight Festival: 23rd – 25th March 2018 (JHB)
Cape Town International Jazz Festival: 23rd – 24th March 2018
Splashy Fen: 29 March – 1st April 2018
Future Frequency Festival: 31st March 2018
LUSH Festival – 29th March – 2nd April 2018 (Clarens)

APRIL 2018:

Vortex Parallel Universe – Easter Special: 1st April 2018 (CT)
CTEMF: 6th – 8th April 2018 (CT)
So Happy Carnival: 7th April 2018 (CT)
Mystical Illusion: The Beginning: 7th April 2018 (CT)
Mixed Feelings ft Kyle Watson: 7th April 2018 (CT)
Diskotopia – The Final Frontier 14th August 2018 (CT)
Organik – Love Project: 14th April 2018 (CT)
Kinky Disco: 14th April 2018(CT)
EDEN EXPERIENCE: 21st April 2018 (CT)
Afrikaburn: 24th – 30th 2018 (CT)

MAY 2018:

Get Real Productions – 5th May 2018 (CT)
Into the Wild The Woodlands 12th May 2018 (CT)

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