Joburg -Events Guide 24Sept

Taste of Joburg 2015

This is Joburgs most loved Restauranrt Festival and its taking lace this weekend at Montecasino. There will plenty to taste and sample as well as a wide variety of exhibitors to visit.

24 – 27 Sept @ 6:30pm (Thur, Fri); 1pm & 6:30pm (Sat – Sun)

R100 – R200

Montecasino. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-510-7000

 

Sexpo Johannesburg 2015

With the aim of educating and informing the public about sexuality in a fun way, Sexpo is the worlds largest event of its kind. This year’s theme is ‘Rio Carnival’.

24 – 27 Sept @ 11am

R150 – 280

Gallagher Convention Centre. 19 Richards Drive, Midrand. (Tel) 01-266-3000

 

Mega Craft Brewery Beer Tour

Get ready to go on Joburgs biggest Brewery tour, tasting more than 18 beers. Hop onto a double decker bus and get to visit famous spots like Gilroys, Chameleon Brewhouse and Blackhorse Brewery.

26 Sept @ 9am

R470

Copperlake Brew Pub. 3 Broadacres Shopping Centre, Cnr Valley and Cedar Road. (Tel) 011-036-6028

 

Festa di Primavera

Visitors will get the opportunity to taste wines from 20 different estates as well as enjoy olives, craft beer and artisan style foods. There will also be top South African bands performing on the day, including Prime Circle, Matthew Mole and The Parlotones.

26 & 27 Sept @ 11a,

R90 – R250

Casalinga Ristorante Italiano. Plot 328 Rocky Ridge Road, off Beyers Naude Drive, Muldersrift. (tel) 087-941-1223

 

Route 24 Festival

The Magaliesberg area will be host to the festival of wheels this weekend. There will be plenty to do on the day and Chevy owners are encouraged to bring their automobiles to the festival to show off, old or new!

26 Sept @ 10am

Free

Route 24 Pub and Grill. 5 Rustenberg Road, Magaliesberg. (Tel) 071-659-8888

 

National Heritage Day @ The Westcliff

Celebrate National Heritage Day at Four Seasons The Westcliff this weekend with a special Braai Brunch at Flames Restaurant.

24 – 27 Sept @ 9am

R295 – R595

Fours Seasons The Westcliff. 67 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-481-6190

 

Tent Fest 2015 – Japan vs German

Tent Fest is Johannesburg’s biggest weekend car show and this weekend the age old battle between Japanese and German made automobiles will take place. If you are a petrol had then this show down is not to be missed.

26 Sept @ 8am

R250

Lido Hotel. Plot 17, off Old Vereeniging Road. (Tel) 087-751-3868

 

Fashion without Borders

A unique fashion and lifestyle concept that focuses on showcasing upcoming designers, new models and new designs from African designers.

26 Sept @ 6:30pm

R200

Emerald Resort and Casino. 777 Frikkie Meyer Road, Vanderbijlpark. (Tel) 016-982-8000

 

Open Moonlight Tour

The Zoo is a fascinating space at night with various nocturnal animals coming out to feed and roam. Get a chance to see this and more on a 90 minute ferry ride around the Johannesburg Zoo on this special night time tour.

25 Sept @ 5:15pm

R95

The Johannesburg Zoo. Off Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkview. (Tel) 011-646-2000

 

Rock a Baby – Baby Fair

A space where the latest baby products are on display which include food and nutrition, toys and other baby items.

27 Sept @ 9am

R50

Neighbourgoods Market. 73 Juta Street, Cnr of De Beer & Juta Street, Braamfontein. (Tel) 011-403-0413

 

The Dino Expo

Go back in time when Dinosaurs roamed the earth in jungle type environments with waterfalls and pre historic plant life. Activites at the show include Dino Fossil digging, Dino Colouring, 5D motion cinema and Jumping castle.

24 Sept – 8 Nov @ 10am

R80 – R120

Cradlestone Mall. Hendrik Potgieter Road and Furrow Road, Muldersdrift, Krugersdorp. (Tel) 010-020-1234

 

Hilton vs Michaelhouse – Polo Cup

The Hilton vs. Michaelhouse Old Boys Polo event, presented by Pringle of Scotland, is one of the most talked about and attended school events of the year.
27 Sept @ 12pm

R100 – R495

Inanda Club. Forrest Road, Inanda, Sandton. (Tel) 011-884-1414