Joburg – Events Guide 4Dec

Alberton Day and Music Festival
This community orientated event will feature activities such as motors shows, markets and stands, beer garden and theme park with rides.
4 Dec @ 10am
R75 – R150
Alberton Rugby Club. Off Elandsfontein Drive, Alberton. (Tel) 071-875-9263

Pony Camps
Learn more about horses in this interactive experience from grooming, washing, to feeding and learning riding technique.
4 Dec @ 8:30am
R350
Maple Ridge Equestrian Farm. Off the N14 towards Pretoria/Roodepoort from Johannesburg. (Tel) 072-641-8351

Fashion Show by Ton
Toni Khumalo will present her latest line of garments this weekend at Winnies. Live entertainment includes Sisa Sopazi (SAMA 2014 – Best Jazz Nominee).
5 Dec @ 7pm
R100
Winnies Sould and Jazz Restaurant. 1 Daphny Street, Wendywood Shopping Centre, Wendywood. (Tel) 011-656-3059

Candlelight Christmas Picnic
Pack a picnic or buy a basket of goodies at the venue this weekend in support of a good cause. Bring along stationary for disadvantage children as well.
4 Dec @ 5:30pm
R40
Old Parktonian Sports Club. 1 Garden Road, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-789-3274

Mega Craft Brewery Tour
Get an opportunity to visit a Mega Craft Brewery in Johannesburg. They produce around 18 different beers here. Take the tour and taste some of their beers.
5 Dec @ 9am
R470
Copperlake Brew Pub. Shop 2 at Broadacres Shopping Centre. Cnr Valley and Cedar Roads. (Tel) 011-036-6028

Parkrun – Bryanston
Join in for an early morning 5km run at your own pace at Riverside Park. Don’t forget to register first at www.parkrun.co.za.
5 Dec @ 8am
Free
Riverside Park. Off River Road, Sandton.

The Nedbank Golf Challenge
This year the Bierfest joins the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City to create one mega event.  Make sure you don’t miss it.
3 – 5 Dec @ 7pm
R215 – R875
Sun City Super Bowl. Sun City, North West Province. (Tel) 021-824-3132

Rockman Triathlon and Duathlon
You have been training all this time, now put it all to the test by taking part in one of the events. Disciplines include cycling, swimming and running with 3 different events to choose from.
6 Dec @ 5am
R1400 – R1900
Heia Safari Ranch. 59 Beyers Naude Drive, Muldersdrift. (Tel) 011-234-9633

Mzansi Fela Fashion Show
20 local designers showcase their latest pieces on one stage in an effort to encourage fashion design locally.
4 – 5 Dec @ 5pm (Fri) & 1pm (Sat)
R70
SA State Theatre. 320 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. (Tel) 012-392-4000

Miss India SA
A beauty pageant in which contestants showcase their talent in different categories such as Costume, Performance and Question and Answers.
5 Dec @ 7:30pm
R200
The Lyric Theatre. Northern Parkway, Ormonde, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-248-5000

Madame Zingara: The Celebration
The Celebration showcases performers from 11 countries and SA, including former Cirque du Soleil aerial pole artist Saulo Sarmiento from Spain, the Diabolo Girls from China & the Quick Star duo from South Africa and Argentina.
Until 31 Dec @ 6:30 (Tue – Sat)
R650 – R950
Montecasino Outdoor Events Area. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Johannesburg. (Tel) 0861-623-263

Soweto Half Day Tour
Take a tour in Soweto, one of the towns that played an important role in the development of democracy in South Africa. Visit the street where 2 Nobel Peace Prize winners used to live.
26 Nov – 31 Dec @8am
R375 – R805
Soweto. Arranged pick up is part of every tour. (Tel) 079-907-8901

Sky Dining
Its not every day you get a chance to eat breakfast while you sit 50 meters above ground. The suspended 22 seater table offers an extraordinary experience.
28 Nov – 13 Dec @ 9am & 10:15am
R330
The Fairway Hotel and Golf Resort. Off Setperk Road, Randburg. (Tel) 011-478-8000

Kicks & Cups
An event that aims to eradicate drug abuse by creating a positive environment for the youth. The conference will bring together fashionable people, clothing labels and artists.
5 Dec @ 1pm
R100 – R200
Sedibeng Sports Park. Off Proteus Street, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-999-4089

The Hellraiser’s Hootenanny
Think Psychobilly, Burlesque and Pinup Beauty. This event captures the rockabilly scene complete with classic car show, music, market and a whole more!
5 – 6 Dec @ 3pm
R100
Rumours Lounge. Shop 20 on Cornelius Street, Weltevreden Park. (Tel) 082-098-3305

DJ 101
Do want to get into DJ’ing? Or want to learn more about the industry? Get to spend a day with DJ Euphonik to learn more about this career path.
5 Dec @ 9am
R500
Arena Venue. Cnr Sunset Ave and Forect Road, Fourways. (Tel) 010-595-2324