Green Point came alight on Saturday night as residents of the Mother City took to the streets for the annual Cape Town Carnival — a celebration of the city's colourful inhabitants.
South Africa: The 2018 Cape Town Carnival took place. The theme of this years carnival was, "Mother City Mother Nature". 17-03-2018 pic.twitter.com/JHKRN2QJIv— Rowan Van Dijk (@Lastkombo) March 17, 2018
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At the parade, this year themed "Mother City Mother Nature", there were queen bees, towering puppet rhinos, giant street-side grocers, drum majorettes, Helen Zille in an "Ayoba" coat, enormous floral-headed floats, and glowing "Mother Nature" figures.
Cape Town carnival looking GOOd this year pic.twitter.com/C0HF1YecZj— matt (@MatthewVIII) March 17, 2018
Social media users also celebrated Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille for her dance moves as she led the parade down the streets.
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