Joburg Events guide – 25Feb

Homemakers Expo 2016

The biggest and most trendiest home improvement trade show takes place this weekend. Get some ideas on how to freshen up you home spaces and get to meet suppliers one on one.

25 – 28 Feb @ 10am (Thur-Fri), 9am (Sat – Sun)

R100

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

 

Miss Pole Dance SA 2016

This is South Africa’s premier pole dancing competition. Watch men and women compete for the title in the categories; Intermediate, Advanced, Professional and doubles.

28 Feb @ 3pm

R240

Roodepoort Theatre. 100 Christiaan de Wet Road, Roodepoort. (Tel) 084-910-2862

 

Montecasino Ultra SA Party Bus

The Ultra Music Festival takes place this weekend and what better way to get there than a party bus. Park your car at the secure under cover parking at Montecasino and hop aboard a party shuttle to Nasrec.

26 Feb @ 1pm

R150

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

 

Ultra South Africa 2016

Ultra 2016 is here! The event is a 2 day electronic music festival that features top DJ’s like Skrillex, Zedd, Black Coffee and Dash Berlin.

26 – 27 Feb @ 2pm

R690 – R5000

Expo Centre, Nasrec. Cnr Rand Show and Nasrec Road, Johannesburg. Booking online: ultrasouthafrica.com.

 

CANSA Shavathon

Show your support for Cancer this weekend by shaving or spraying your hair at Killarney Mall. There will be prizes and an opportunity to donate to the organization ‘CANSA’.

27 Feb @ 9am

Free

Killarney Mall. 60 Riviera Road, Killarney. (Tel) 011-646-4657

 

Harvest Table

Sunday afternoons are for relaxing with family and friends. Spend the day at this amazing location, sipping on Lepoards Leap wines and tasting some of the cuisine from Ginger Apple.

28 Feb @ 12pm

R100 – R250

Idlewild Country Estate. Off Moonlights Road, Olifantsfontein. (Tel) 082-900-0974

 

Mogul Moms Trade Show

A great space to learn more about promoting your business or learning how to setup you own business. Look forward to pamper sessions, interactive exhibitions and inspirational talks. Ticket includes lunch, refreshments and cocktails.

27 Feb @ 9am

R200

Langhams Lifestyle Estate. 1 Tamchelle Avenue, Beverley, Fourways. (Tel) 079-945-3581

 

High Tea

Sip on tea and tuck into delectable savoury treats while soaking in the view of the picturesque countryside.

28 Feb @ 3:30pm

R250

White Light. Pelindaba Road, Lanseria. (Tel) 011-234-3650

 

 

Wine and Food Compilation

The Art farm will be compiling their new wine list and invite you to test the menu together with 50 different wines.

27 Feb @ 6pm

R150

The Art Farm. Plot 56, Kliprivier Road, Alewynspoort. (Tel) 082-529-5706

 

Joburg Prawn Festival

If you love prawns then this is a must! Free Entry, Kids Entertainment and half a kilo of prawns for just R85. This will be an official race day, R1 million Betting World Gauteng Guineas, at Turffontein Racecourse.

27 Feb @ 11am

Free Entry

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

 

Get Crafty!

Hop aboard the party bus that takes you to 3 top craft beer pubs in Johannesburg. These pubs include Beerhouse Fourways, Hogshead Douglasdale and Copperlake Brewpub.

26 Feb @ 5pm

R120

Copperlake Brewery. Shop 2 and 3, Broadacres Shopping Centre. Cnr Valley and Cedar Road. (Tel) 011-036-6028

 

Investec Hockey Academy Courses

The Investec Hockey Academy matches SA’s best, past and present hockey players, with school-going female players with the goal of raising the calibre of SA Women’s hockey for the world stage.
27 – 28 Feb @ 8am

Free

Roedean School. Off Princess of Wales Terrace, Parktown. (Tel) 076-810-1433

 

SAHETI Rugby Sevens and Netball Festival

The day will feature 32 rugby teams and 31 netball teams. Look forward to food stalls, entertainment and craft stalls.

27 Feb @ 8am

R20 per car

SAHETI School. Civine Drive, Senderwood, Bedfordview. (Tel) 0961-724-384

 

Beeld Holiday Show 2016

The show was established in 2006 and is one of the biggest indoor shows. Get to see the latest Caravan and Camper models, buy some great outdoor gear and learn about new places.

26 Feb @ 9am

R40 – R70

Gallagher Convention Centre. 19 Richards Drive, Midrand. (Tel) 011-266-3000