"nightlife" tag

Kickstarting the night-time economy of our cities

Streets are the most important of public places, yet Cape Town’s central city streets become void of life after dark. First Thursdays, the monthly event where art galleries and stores in the CBD stay open late, aims to change that by working with existing infrastructure.

107 Bree, 4 Jan, by #Citywalker on Flickr

A refurbished garage on Bree Street

107 Bree is being redeveloped by Group 44 and expected to open for trade in April 2013. The developers are passionate about Bree as a street for design-minded people. They propose adaptive regulation of historic buildings in order to speed up urban renewal.