Saxophonist Moreira Chonguiça brings Afro World Jazz to Norval Foundation on Africa Day

Award-winning Mozambican saxophonist Moreira Chonguiça, celebrated as one of Africa’s most innovative Jazz musicians, returns to Cape Town for a single performance on Africa Day, at 8:30pm on Saturday 25 May 2019 at Norval Foundation. Moreira’s passionate stage performance takes places in Gallery 8 at Norval Foundation, where Ghanaian artist Ibrahim Mahama’s installation “Labour of […]

 Jazz on Fridays is back!

Finding the perfect venue to recapture this popular event was the first task in relaunching the legendary “Jazz Fridays” and Café des Arts ticked all the boxes. Situated in the Main Road opposite Woolworths you will find the alley to this breathtakingly beautiful venue under a canvas of massive trees. It is the place where […]

Happiness in Waves with Jeremy Loops

Jeremy Loops fans need to prick up those ears, as we have some great news! This  SA music legend is making his way to our Valley on the 2nd of September performing live at Franschhoek Cellar. It’s no secret that South Africans love a hero and  Jeremy Loops is our ultimate ambassador. From cult live […]


Inspired by La Motte’s owner and internationally renowned mezzo-soprano, Hanneli Rupert-Koegelenberg, La Motte’s close association with classical music is celebrated by a series of classical music concerts presented in the beautiful Historic Cellar on the estate. An impressive line-up of both international and local artists will perform in the coming months. 14 July – French festivities […]


The Franschhoek Hospitality Academy & Learning Centre (FHALC) will stop at nothing to make their Change4Twenty project a success. Since their opening in January 2018, The FHALC has had one mission – to train and upskill the disadvantaged youth in Franschhoek’s local communities and to afford them with employment opportunities and a bright future. The […]

Off the Record with Jesse Clegg

James Stewart caught up with Jesse Clegg Catch his awesome live show at The Franschhoek Cellar on 20th December 1.  Do you remember the moment when you knew music was ‘your thing’? I’ve grown up in and around music, so it was always a big part of my life. I think I discovered my passion for […]