The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden have kicked off the year with a dazzling line-up of renowned artists, promising a continued unforgettable concert season for music enthusiasts until 31 March 2024.

2024 The concerts are held in the stunning Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden and have become a celebrated annual tradition that attracts both locals and tourists alike.


Taking place every Sunday, this 31st season of live entertainment at Kirstenbosch is once again captivating audiences with a diverse range of music genres. From pop to jazz, rock to classical music, there is something for everyone to enjoy and dance to under the magnificent Cape Town sky.

For the past three decades, the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts series has been a platform for both emerging and established artists to showcase their talent amidst the stunning backdrop of one of the world’s most magnificent botanical gardens. This year’s upcoming line-up brings together a mix of international and local stars, ensuring an exceptional musical experience for all concert-goers.

The Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concert series is a highlight on the Cape Town calendar

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts 2024 Remaining Line-Up



27 Jan 2024 *International concert: Lalah Hathaway (Gates open at 18h00)      
28 Jan 2024 Lloyiso / Ami Faku
4 Feb 2024 Unity at Kirstenbosch with Emo and Loukmaan Adams  
11 Feb 2024 The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra  
18 Feb 2024 Matthew Mole  
22 Feb 2024 *International concert: Deacon Blue (Gates open at 18h00)
23 Feb 2024 *International concert: Xavier Rudd
25 Feb 2024 Mandisi Dyantyis
3 Mar 2024 The Golden Oldies  
10 Mar 2024  Fokofpolisiekar
17 Mar 2024 GoodLuck / Craig Lucas  
24 Mar 2024 Sun-El Musician and Simmy  
31 Mar 2024 Neon Dreams and Ard Matthews 

“These concerts have become an integral part of Cape Town’s vibrant music scene, and we take pride in offering a platform for both renowned and up-and-coming artists. We can’t wait to welcome music lovers to Kirstenbosch for an unforgettable summer of live performances,” said Sarah Struys, Events and Tourism Manager at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to enjoy world-class music in the heart of nature. Plan your summer Sundays filled with great music and unforgettable moments on the slopes of Table Mountain. Pack a picnic, or pre-order five days in advance from the Kirstenbosch Tea Room or Moyo Restaurant. Food trucks with a variety of freshly made meals, beverages, and snacks will be at all shows. Please don’t bring high deckchairs that obstruct the view of the stage. Highchairs will be restricted to the sides of the concert lawn.

Book tickets online at Webtickets, at Pick n Pay stores nationwide and at the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden gate.  Please note that Webtickets is the ONLY online ticketing partner. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden cannot guarantee that tickets purchased from third parties will be valid. 

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Details at a glance

Where: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town

When: Until 31 March 2024

Times: Gates open at 16h00 (unless stated otherwise), concerts start time varies from 17h00/17h15/17h30, and concerts end at 19h00.

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts Tickets: Adults: R300 – R350, Youth (age 6 to 21 with ID): R230 – R250, children under 6 years do not require a concert ticket. *International Performances have separate rates for adults and children.


Concert Info: 021 799 8783 / 021 799 8773

Note: Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts are picnic style, so bring a blanket and a picnic basket. All concerts take place irrespective of rain. Regret that no refunds are issued. The Kirstenbosch concert arena is a non-smoking venue; there will be no designated smoking areas available. Smoking is prohibited in all areas of the concert arena (this includes all smoking tobacco, e-cigarettes, and vaporisers).

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