Joburg -Events Guide 7Aug

Trey Songz

International superstar and ultimate man crush Trey Songz is heading to South Africa and will perform in Johannesburg at the Ticketpro Dome this weekend.

9 Aug @ 8pm

R650 – R1195

TicketPro Dome. Cnr Northumberland Road and Olievenhout Avenue, North Riding. (Tel) 011-794-5800


Consol Craft revolution

Gourmet Street food and Craft Beer will be on offer this weekend at Montecasino as part of the ‘The Craft Revolution’. Sample what local micro-breweries have to offer.

8 Aug @ 11:30am

R80 – R180

Montecasino. Corner William Nicol Drive & Witkoppen Road, Fourways. (Tel) 011-510-7000


Decorex Joburg 2015

The biggest annual home décor and design show in South Africa takes place this weekend and is a homeowner’s paradise for the latest trends. Exhibitors will showcase their latest products and services to homeowners and guide you through the process of making changes to your home.

6 – 10 Aug @ 10am

R85 – R100

Gallagher Convention Centre. 19 Richards Drive, Midrand. (Tel) 011-549-8300


ABSA Boktown

Wear your green and gold this weekend in support of the Boks as they take on Argentina in preparation for the upcoming Rugby World Cup. Watch the game with fellow supporters on the big screen at Silverstar Casino!

8 Aug @ 5pm


Silverstar Casino. R28, Muldersdrift, Mogale City, Krugersdorp. (Tel) 011-662-7300


Womens Day Lunch

An evening of food, laughter and live music is in store at Winnies for the entire family this weekend.

9 Aug @ 12:30pm


Winnies Soul & Jazz Restaurant. 1 Daphny Street, Wendywood. (Tel) 011-656-3059


Battle Royale

Support local boxing talent this weekend at Turffontein Rcaecource. The main bout is between Paul Kamanga and Herbert Nkabiti. #BoxingIsBack

7 Aug @ 6pm

Tickets at the door

Turffontein Racecourse. 14 Turffontein Road, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-681-1880


Steam Train Wine Festival

Hits the rails at 9am sharp and stop at Magaliesberg Station where you can enjoy a full Artisanal Food and Wine festival. Meet the makers and estate managers to learn more about the wines.

8 Aug @ 9am

R130 – R395

Trains Leaves Johannesburg Station @ 9am Sharp! (Tel) 011-708-3444 


Lord of the dance

Michael Flatley’s Lord of The Dance: Dangerous Games is a spectacular new staging of the traditional masterpiece and is coming to Johannesburg with all the visceral precision and thrills of the original.

14 Jul – 9 Aug @ 8pm (Tues-Fri) 3pm & 8pm (Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R285 – R680

The Teatro at Montecasino. Corner William Nicol Drive & Witkoppen Road, Fourways. (Tel) 011-510-7000


Vaal River Wine Meander

Enjoy more than 250 wines along the Vaal River from South African Wineries. Get to taste something different at each Winery, collect your passport at any of the participating venues.

8 Aug @ 10am

R20 – R40

Vaal Wine Route. From Meyerton to Vanderbijl Park, along the Vaal River. (Tel) 082-365-1243


Family Drum and Dine

A really great way to have fun with the entire family. Learn rhythms and basic drum technique.  After that enjoy a scrumptious buffet style lunch with desserts.

8 Aug @ 12pm

R80 – R275

Moyo – Zoo Lake. 1 Prince of Wales Drive, Parkview. (Tel) 011-646-0058