Royal wedding fever hits Cape Town

2011-04-26 13:57
Cape Town - Royal wedding hype is reaching fever pitch in Cape Town, according to IOL.

Several establishments within Cape Town are planning special events around the viewing and celebration of the biggest royal wedding since 1981's nuptials between Prince Charles and Princess Diana.

Prince William will marry Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey in London on April 29.

Several local restaurants and hotels are hosting events where patrons will be able to watch the wedding on big screens while being served British food.

The Cape Town Wedding Festival will be screening the event at the Waterfront Lookout at Granger Bay in the V&A Waterfront. Tickets cost R30 and include a commemorative "show guide".

At the Cellars-Hohenort in Constantia Capetonians will be able to spend the afternoon watching the wedding while enjoying food from the British menu including roast beef and Yorkshire pudding with creamed horseradish. The deal also includes a piece of "royal cake" to take home.

The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa on the Atlantic Seaboard will be serving Tea by the Sea in the morning and a champagne and oysters celebration in the afternoon while screening the wedding on big screens in The Leopard Bar. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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