The Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) is the flagship event for the leading events management and production company, espAfrika, which has staged and produced several world-renowned events. Referred to as “Africa’s Grandest Gathering”, the CTIJF is the largest music event in sub-Saharan Africa. The festival is famous for its star-studded line up of local and international artists. The festival annually boasts five stages with more than 40 artists, performing over two nights. The festival hosts in excess of 37 000 music lovers over two show days.