Blessing of the Fishing Fleet at V&A

By MapMyWay
1 October 2018

Blessing of the Fishing Fleet, V&A Waterfront
V&A Waterfront - Blessing of the Fishing Fleet

The Cape Town Portuguese community will gather together at the V&A Waterfront’s Jetty 2 for their annual Blessing of the Fishing Fleet Festival on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 October. 

This annual gathering also serves as a chance to pray for the fishermen and the upcoming fishing season. Join the community for live entertainment, a beer garden and traditional Portuguese food on sale from 12pm to 10.30pm on Saturday, and from 1pm to 8pm on Sunday.

Everyone is invited to join the special Sunday Mass, and the Blessing the Fleet procession through the Waterfront from 10am.

WHEN: Saturday 6th October 12pm to 22h30; Sunday 7th October 10am to 20h00
WHERE: V&A Waterfront Jetty 2, Cape Town 8001
ENTRY: R30 per person (children under 12 and pensioners R20)