Old Mutual | Do Great Things
  • Old Mutual Do Great Things Music
    Folk n Acoustic Music Festival10 February - Musical storytelling from the personal journeys of Ard Matthews, Steve Newman, Guy Buttery, Nibs Van Der Spuy, Robin Auld, Wendy Oldfield and many more favourites.Buy Now
Music  ›  Artist  ›  Folk n Acoustic Music Festival

Folk n Acoustic Music Festival

10 February

The third installment of the Cape Town Folk n Acoustic Music Festival is taking place at Kirstenbosch. This concert features an incredible line-up of South African folk and acoustic artists. The evening is set to be an experience of the finest musical storytelling from the personal journeys of Ard Matthews, Steve Newman, Guy Buttery and Nibs Van Der Spuy, Andrew James and Steady Tiger, Digby and The Lullaby, Robin Auld and Wendy Oldfield and Tombstone Pete.

Concert Tickets

Adults: R85 | Youth (6-21): R60 | Bot Soc members: R75 | Kids Zone: Yes

Online bookings can be made at www.webtickets.co.za.  Redeem your e-ticket at the Kirstenbosch Ticket Offices on any day after purchasing them, including concert day.

Box Office tickets go on sale on the Tuesday preceding each concert, from the Visitors’ Centre Ticket Office only.  On Sundays tickets will be available at all three entrances.

Telephonic bookings (021 761 2866) can be made from the Tuesday before each concert, with an administration fee of R10 per ticket applicable.

Concert Times

Gates open at 16h00.  Concerts are held between 17h30 and 19h00 and go ahead irrespective of the weather.  Refunds are not issued.

Kids Zone

Supervised entertainment and activities for young children at most of the concerts, at the top of the concert lawn.

Dos and Don’ts

Please enjoy the concert and abide by the following:

  • Do take all your litter home, the concert venue is bin-free.
  • Do leave the garden by 20h00.
  • Do respect the peace and cleanliness of adjacent residential areas when leaving.
  • Don’t smoke in the audience.
  • Don’t sit on deckchairs that obstruct the view of the stage.
  • Don’t climb on the stage or enter flower beds.
  • 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

Special parking is available for the physically disabled —enter via Rycroft Gate (Gate 3) and proceed to the Service Area off the Camphor Avenue for parking.


Concert info: 021 799 8783/8620/8773

Ticket sales: 021 761 2866 / 799 8782

Online ticket sales: www.webtickets.co.za

Websites: www.oldmutual.co.za/music    www.sanbi.org

Facebook fan page: Old Mutual Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

Twitter: Follow us on @OM_Concerts and @KirstenboschNBG  – use #kirstenboschmusic to tweet about the concerts