Galileo Cape Winelands

The Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape Winelands

Enjoy monthly Saturday screenings
at some of the Cape’s historic, scenic
and all-round fabulous wine estates.
 
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The Galileo Open Air Cinema

The Galileo Open Air Cinema in the Cape Winelands and Cape Town Venues

Grab some snacks and get ready to watch your favourite films beneath the stars on the Weekends

This year The Galileo Open Air Cinema is continuing its expanded schedule with a weekly Friday and bi-weekly Saturday screening at some of the Cape’s historic, scenic and all-round fabulous wine estates and inner-city gems. During the school holidays, special Family Sunday screenings will take place at Kelvin Grove in Newlands.

This year, the fabulous film fest will also feature a special selection of flicks at various chosen locations around the Mother City every Friday night. On the first Friday of the month, movies will be shown at The Castle; second Fridays will be screened at Central Park in Century City, third Fridays will be held at the Fedisa Rooftop in the CBD, fourth Fridays will play at Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville and the fifth Fridays of December and March will be located at the Noordhoek Common.

Twice a month, until April 2017, the film festival will showcase romance films, cinematic classics, action flicks and award-winning, toe-tapping musicals at one of 13 Winelands destinations on Saturday nights: Knorhoek, Lourensford, Antonij Rupert, Warwick, Rhebokskloof, Rustenberg, Nederburg, Vergenoegd, Muldersvlei, Uitkyk, Boschendal, Allée Bleue and Blaauwklippen.

These weekend cinema nights make for a perfect romantic first date, date night with the spouse or even a relaxing evening out with the family. Laze beneath the stars surrounded by historic vineyards and towering mountain ranges on lush lawns in the Cape Winelands, or discover truly remarkable locations dotted around our pretty city.

Movie-goers can gain entrance to the venues from 6pm onwards on Fridays, 5pm onwards on Saturdays, and 4pm on Sundays (proof of ticket purchase is required) and grab a bite to eat from the on-site vendors. The list of food stalls will vary according to the venue, and details of who will be present can be found on Thegalileo.co.za under each venue's page; be aware that only cash will be accepted as no card facilities are available.

Please note that guests will not be allowed to bring any alcohol from home into the venue.

The movies start just after sunset, between 7:45pm and 8:30pm; it's best to get there early to secure prime viewing spots. Chairs and backrests from home are not allowed into the movie area, but backrests and blankets are available for rent at the venue if you haven’t already booked them with your ticket.

PROGRAMME FOR THE 2016-2017 THE GALILEO OPEN-AIR CINEMA IN THE CAPE WINELANDS & CAPE TOWN (WEEKENDS)

Friday movie schedule:

DATE

TIME

FILM DETAILS

VENUE

4 NOV

7:45pm

Rock of Ages

The Castle

11 NOV

7:45pm

Avatar 

Century City

18 NOV

8pm

The Great Gatsby

Fedisa

25 NOV

8pm

Top Gun

Meerendal

2 DEC

8pm

The Notebook

The Castle

9 DEC

8:15pm

The Lion King

Century City

16 DEC

8:15pm

The Social Network

Fedisa

23 DEC

8:30pm

Love Actually

Meerendal

30 DEC

8:30pm

Almost Famous

Noordhoek Common

6 JAN

8:30pm

Everest

The Castle

13 JAN

8:30pm

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Century City

20 JAN

8:30pm

Scream

Fedisa

27 JAN

8:15pm

Dirty Dancing

Meerendal

3 FEB

8:15pm

Pretty Woman

The Castle

10 FEB

8pm

The Notebook

Century City

17 FEB

8pm

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Fedisa

24 FEB

8pm

Jurassic Park

Meerendal

3 MAR

7:45pm

The Shawshank Redemption

The Castle

10 MAR

7:45pm

The Dark Knight

Century City

17 MAR

7:45pm

The Wolf Of Wall Street

Fedisa

24 MAR

7:45pm

The Hangover

Meerendal

31 MAR

7:45pm

300

Noordhoek Common

7 APR

7:45pm

Maleficent

The Castle

14 APR

7:45pm

Vacation

Century City

21 APR

7:45pm

The Hunger Games

Fedisa

28 APR

7:45pm

Titanic

Meerendal

Saturday movie schedule:

DATE

TIME

FILM DETAILS

VENUE

5 NOV

7:45pm

Grease

Lourensford Wine Estate

19 NOV

8pm

Breakfast At Tiffany’s

Nederburg Wines

3 DEC

8pm

Finding Nemo 

Muldersvlei Estate

17 DEC

8:15pm

Pretty Woman

Uitkyk Wine Estate

7 JAN

8:30pm

Mamma Mia!

Boschendal

21 JAN

8:30pm

50 First Dates

Blaauwklippen Wine Estate

4 FEB

8:15pm

Interstellar

Rustenberg Wines

18 FEB

8pm

He’s Just Not That Into You

Allée Bleue Estate

4 MAR

7:45pm

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Rhebokskloof Wine Farm

18 MAR

7:45pm

Dirty Dancing

Warwick Wine Estate

1 APR

7:45pm

Life Of Pi

Anthonij Rupert Wines

15 APR

7:45pm

Love Actually

Vergenoegd Wine Estate

29 APR

7:45pm

Pride & Prejudice

Knorhoek

Valentines Day Special Tuesday Screening: Tuesday, 14 February 2017 will be celebrated in style with a screening of When Harry Met Sally at Nooitgedacht Estate at 8pm.

Family Sunday movie schedule:

DATE

TIME

FILM DETAILS

VENUE

11 DEC

8:15pm

Frozen

Kelvin Grove

18 DEC

8:15pm

The Jungle Book (2016)

Kelvin Grove

8 JAN

8:30pm

Toy Story 

Kelvin Grove

2 APR

7:45pm

The Lego Movie

Kelvin Grove

9 APR

7:45pm

Ice Age

Kelvin Grove

16 APR

7:45pm

The Never Ending Story

Kelvin Grove

TICKETS FOR THE 2016-2017 THE GALILEO OPEN-AIR CINEMA IN THE CAPE WINELANDS & CAPE TOWN (WEEKENDS)

Tickets for the entire season are now on sale and can be purchased online via Thegalileo.co.za. Do note that if a show sells out online, no tickets will be available at the door. Space is limited, so book early to avoid disappointment. Gift vouchers are also available via the site.

TICKET TYPE

COST

ONLINE

Standard ticket

Entry only

R79p/p

Warm ticket

Entry and blanket

R87p/p

Comfy ticket

Entry and backrest

R95p/p

Warm and comfy ticket

Entry, blanket and backrest

R100p/p

VIP

Entry, blanket, backrest, reserved seating, popcorn, Savanna and sweets

R159p/p

AT THE DOOR (subject to availability)

Standard ticket

Entry only

R90p/p

Warm ticket

Entry and blanket

R100p/p

Comfy ticket

Entry and backrest

R110p/p

Warm and comfy ticket

Entry, blanket and backrest

R120p/p

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS FOR THE 2016-2017 THE GALILEO OPEN-AIR CINEMA IN THE CAPE WINELANDS (WEEKENDS)

Since the event takes place outdoors at the mercy of Cape’s fickle weather, patrons are urged to dress appropriately and be prepared for all scenarios. The event will not be cancelled if there is only a light drizzle, but it will be called off should there be rain or very strong winds. In the case of adverse weather conditions, film-goers will be notified via email and sms about any changes to the programme if the show is cancelled before the doors open. Patrons can then request a refund. If the movie is cancelled after the doors open, you will recieve and email and sms the following working day allowing you to choose another movie on another date. Please note that there is a seven-day grace period for refund claims – if a claim is not made in after seven days, tickets will be forfeitedn and no refund will be given. For more information, visit Thegalileo.co.za.

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