2017 Cape Town Carnival brings local and international flavour

The theme for the 2017 Cape Town Carnival is AMAZA – Ocean Odyssey.

The carnival will once again take over the streets of Cape Town on Saturday featuring international singer Oshri and the Rio de Janeiro Carnival performers.

With this year's theme, we need to be looking at what's going on with our oceans with regards to over fishing, plastics in the ocean and the water shortage.

Jay Douwes CEO of Cape Town Carniva

We want everyone in Cape Town to participate either in the parade or coming down to support us.

Jay Douwes, CEO of Cape Town Carnival

It's gonna be beautiful with all the sea creatures ...

Jay Douwes, CEO of Cape Town Carnival

To hear more about the carnival, listen below:

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