Large music festivals have been unable to take place due to pandemic restrictions. The announcement of the Liefde by die Dam 2022 festival concert dates was greeted with great excitement and tickets for both the Johannesburg and Cape Town editions sold out quickly.
World-renowned street artists from all over the world came to Cape Town for the 2022 International Public Arts Festival (IPAF) which took place from 23-27 February. The profound topic of 'humanity' ran across the artworks, commenting on social connectedness and togetherness.
Spier Light Arts 2022, taking place at Spier from 18 March to 18 April, invited designers, architects, sound and video artists as well as institutions and students to submit expressions of interest for projects and video-based artwork that will engage visitors of all ages.
On 3 Friday 2022, Under Armour hosted its Mental Strength Symposium: Through 2021 in Cape Town, where Under Armour athletes shared their unique challenges and triumphs following a year of uncertainty both on and off the sports field.
Guests were treated to an exclusive panel discussion hosted by sport commentator Matt Pearce, featuring Siviwe Soyizwapi, Kevin Lerena, Olympic gold medalist Tatjana Schoenmaker and world record-breaking paralympian Ntando Mahlangu.
World Sports Betting presented Cape Town Met 2022 on 29 January in association with Peninsula Beverages, Schweppes, Pongracz, City of Cape Town and Heineken.
Following the 2021 event that was closed to the public, the 2022 Cape Town Met, themed Glam Garden, has returned to its roots.