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Cape Town Jazz Festival: Africa's Grandest Gathering!

20 March 2018
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The Cape Town International Jazz Festival is back again and this time around, it's  the 19th edition and is promising world -class acts as it always does. Produced by "espAfrika", the festival is Africa's grandest gathering and is famous for its star-studded line up of local and international artists. The show stages over 40 artists that perform over the weekend and attracts more than 37 000 music lovers from all backgrounds. 

Popular artists such as MI CASA, The Louiz Banks Quartet , The ViJay Iyer Sextet, Amanda Black and Mabuta, to name a few will show their faces on on stage, so be prepared for show - stopping celebrations. This year's festival will especially be the most important as it pays tribute to the world -renowned Jazz Music Legend, Hugh Masefield who recently passed on, living an unmatched legacy throughout South Africa, Africa and the rest of the world. 

Event Info

  • Venue: CTICC - Cape Town International Convention Centre
  • Date:Friday, 23 March & Saturday, 24 March 2018
  • Tickets available on Computicket
  • For more information, visit

If you are in town during this music extravaganza and you are looking for a swanky place to stay, The Hyde Hotel offers luxury accommodation in Cape Town, in 36 elegant apartment suites. Contact us to book your accommodation  and our friendly reservations team will ensure you get the holiday experience you deserve. 

The Hyde Hotel supports Responsible tourism and  Eco - tourism, so remember to use water sparingly, while in Cape Town and "Save like a local". 

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