A Cape Town Nightlife Guide

The nightlife scene in Cape Town is a truly inclusive experience. If you’re looking for something other than the typical clubbing experience, we’ve got you covered. Here are a list of fun and slightly underrated activities to do around the city:

Night Markets

If you enjoy the idea of visiting markets on a Saturday morning then this might be a great alternative for you. Cape Town has a number of night markets to choose from, with offerings such as fresh produce, amazing food and alcohol options and live performances. You can enjoy the vibrant market atmosphere after a long day at work without exerting too much energy or breaking the bank.The Lourensford Market is the perfect place to spend your Friday night as they offer amazing food, drinks, artwork and music.

Cape Town Nightlife on First Thursdays

On the first Thursday of every month, Capetonians are given the opportunity to explore the city through food and art. Various galleries open their doors to the public to soak up the artistic atmosphere and enjoy a new facet to the Cape Town nightlife. This activity is completely free and a worthwhile cultural experience. There is also a variety of restaurants and bars to visit after the galleries that offer a similar vibe.

Movies at the Labia Theatre

The Labia Theatre is South Africa’s oldest independent movie cinema. The theatre showcases a combination of old, new and foreign films so there’s a film for your every mood. The cinema has various dinner and movie specials to enhance your cinematic experience and its full bar and terrace add to its unique charm. 

The Nightlife at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Mavericks has livened up the nightlife scene in Cape Town, with relaxing lounges and a buzzing main floor with nightclub vibes during late nights and weekends. With its electrifying energy and upbeat atmosphere, Mavericks promises a unique and unforgettable experience that will keep you coming back for more. It is a meeting and eating place where open-minded adults – both gentlemen and ladies – can enjoy high class adult entertainment or be wined and dined in style. 

With the wide variety of activities the Cape Town nightlife scene has to boast, Mavericks can provide you with an all-encompassing experience filled with great food, music and people.