Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts at Kirstenbosch

19 November 2017 - 5:30pm - 1 April 2018 - 7:00pm
Event category: 
Various artists
Contact details: 
Kirstenbosch Info Desk: +27 (0)21 799 8783 / 8773
Entrance charge: 
Please see table below.
How to book: 
Please note that is the ONLY official ticket sales agent for Kirstenbosch. Please do NOT purchase tickets from Viagogo. This is an international ticket scalping company that will charge you several times the official ticket price. We also cannot guarantee that the tickets they send you will be valid.

Summer isn't summer in Cape Town without the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts! Pack a picnic basket and a blanket and enjoy an afternoon with us on the eastern slopes of Table Mountain, while listening to some of the best music South Africa has to offer.

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts 2017-18


11, 12 Nov

Yusuf Cat Stevens

19 Nov

Ismaël Lô (SEN) (3)

25 Nov

Johnny Clegg

26 Nov

Zakes Bantwini (1)


3 Dec

Mi Casa (1)

8 Dec

Texas (UK)

10 Dec

Matthew Mole / Majozi (1)

14, 15, 16, 17 Dec

Christmas Carols at Kirstenbosch

23 Dec

Mango Groove (1)

31 Dec

New Year’s Eve concert: Goldfish / Hot Water


1 Jan

Freshlyground (1)

7 Jan

Prime Circle (1)

14 Jan

The Parlotones (2)

21 Jan

Fokofpolisiekar (1)

25 Jan

Angus & Julia Stone

28 Jan

The Soil (1)


4 Feb

Beatenberg / Alice Phoebe Lou (1)

11 Feb

The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra (1)

18 Feb

Cape Town Folk ‘n Acoustic Music Festival (1)

25 Feb

Lira (1)

MARCH 2018

4 March

Goodluck / The Kiffness (1)

11 March

The Christians (UK) (2)

18  March

Jeremy Loops (2)

21 March

Petite Noir / Slow Jack (1)

25 March

Dan Patlansky / Albert Frost (1)

APRIL 2018

1 Apr

Kahn Morbe & Karen Zoid (1)

Ticket Prices


Rate  1

Rate 2

Rate 3





Youth  (6-21 yrs with ID)




Children under 6 yrs




 Please note that concerts highlighted in red in the attachment do not form part of the Summer Sunset Concert series and are included in this brochure for information purposes only.


Concert Tickets

Tickets are available for all concerts at any time from, our ONLY online ticketing partner.

Tickets will be available from Kirstenbosch, only if not sold out online, from the Tuesday before each concert.

Concert Times

Gates open at 16h00.  Concerts are held between 17h00 / 17h15 / 17h30 and 19h00 and go ahead irrespective of rain.  Regret no refunds are issued.

Dos and Don’ts

Please enjoy the concert and abide by the following:

ü Do take all your litter home, the concert venue is bin-free.

ü Do leave the garden by 20h00.

ü Do respect the peace and cleanliness of adjacent residential areas when leaving.

üDo bring low chairs only

û Don’t smoke in the audience.

û Don’t bring high deckchairs that obstruct the view of the stage.

û Don’t climb on the stage or enter flower beds.

û Don’t leave litter in our World Heritage Site.

Picnic Hampers

Available from Moyo Restaurant Kirstenbosch (021 762 9585) or the Kirstenbosch Tea Room (021 797 4883).  Refreshments will be on sale at all the concerts.

Disabled Parking

Cars displaying disabled parking disks will be given special parking in the service entrance 400m past the main entrance off Rhodes Drive. 

Concert info: 021 799 8783/8620/8773

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