WDC 2014 news

Road Closures in the CBD on New Year's Eve

Cape Minstrels

Certain roads will be closed in the CBD for the New Year’s Eve celebrations and the Minstrel Parade.

On Tuesday 31 December 2013, New Year’s Eve Celebrations on the Grand Parade, will start from 18:00 to 00:30.  This will be followed by the Malay Choirs Parade from 00:15 to 04:00.

In preparation for celebrations and thousands of spectators, a number of roads will be closed in the vicinity, on the following days.

World Design Capital 2014 New Years Eve Celebration

City Hall, Cape Town

City counts down to World Design Capital Cape Town 2014 with spectacular New Year’s Eve celebration.

Roll on WDC 2014!

The City’s New Year’s Eve party promises to be a visual extravaganza, using creative design elements in the form of 3D mapping and laser lighting.

Growing Craft Sector as an Economic Development Tool

Crafter: Daan Samuels

Developing profitable creative businesses run by skilled craft & design entrepreneurs across Cape Town.

The City of Cape Town has entered into an agreement with the Cape Craft and Design Institute (CCDI) to implement various interventions that will develop profitable creative businesses run by skilled craft and design entrepreneurs across Cape Town, including Khayelitsha, Gugulethu and Mitchells Plain.

World Design Capital 2014 Launches With 450 Recognised Projects

WDC 2014 Programme was launched on 31 October 2013 by Mayor Patricia de Lille and Cape Town Design CEO Alayne Reesberg!

Details of the 450 projects recognised for the official programme go live on www.wdccapetown2014.com on 1 November.