Joburg Art Guide – 20Oct

Kyalami Motorsport Festival

Look forward to a day of motosport and petrol driven fun. The revamped circuit will draw more than 300 entries making it teh biggest motorsport event at Kyalami.

21 – 23 Oct @ 7am

R50

Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. Cnr of Allandale Road and teh R55, Kyalami.

(Tel) 011-466-0204

 

Sexpo

Sexpo SA returns to celebrate its 10th birthday. There will be plenty of celelbvrations throughout teh expo run as well as teh best elements of teh past 10 years on show.

27 – 30 Oct @ 11am

R100 – R1000

Nasrec Expo Centre. Cnr of Nasrec and Rand Show Roads, Nasrec.

(Tel) 011-494-1920 or 0861-915-8000

 

Joburg Braai Festival

The event is hosted during October each year and is a hit with locals and visitors. Expect live music, games, face painting, plenty of Braai’ing and rides for kids.

29 Oct @ 11am

R225 – R445

Dries Niemand Park. Cnr of CR Swart Road and Kelvin Street, Kempton Park.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Soweto Spring Festival

Teh festival program is packed with great activities to enjoy including music on multiple stages, delicious foods and more. It will also be a platform for upcoming talent to showoff their skills. Artist line up: Boom Shaka, Doc Shebeleza, Ricky Rick, Fifi Cooper, Nasty C and more.

29 Oct @ 12pm

R100 – R1000

Mofolo Park. 01209 Mzilikazi Street, Mofolo Central, Soweto.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Africa Luxury Expo

The expo brings together luxury brands showcasing items liek Yauchts, Aircraft, Jewellery, Cars, Bikes, Watches, Perfumes, Apparel and more.

28 – 29 Oct @ 10am

R500

Gallagher Convention Centre. 19 Richards drive, Midrand.

(Tel) 011-026-4640

 

The Bridge Book festival

The day long festival celebrates writers, poets and particular South African writing. It will take place across multiple venues including Corner House, Bridge Books, The Rand Club and Oppenheimer Park.

29 Oct @ 10am

R20

Bridge Bookshop. 85 Commissioner Street, Braamfontein.

(Tel) 079-708-4461 or www.bridgebook.co.za for programme.

 

Mrs South Africa Grand Finale

Who will be crowned the winner and take home the title? The finalists will have to impress the judging panel which includes Cindy Nell Roberts as teh Princliple Judge.

21 Oct @ 8pm

R600 – R750

Theatre of Marcellus. 64 Jones Road, Kempton Park.

(Tel) 011-928-1937

 

Photo and film expo

This is the largest photographic expo under one roof in Africa. Find all your photographic needs here from the latest DSLR, lenses to tripods and memory cards.

27 – 30 Oct @ 10am

R50 – R200

TicketPro Dome. Cnr Olievenhout Avenue and Northumberland Road, North Riding.

(Tel) 011-326-2257

 

Tshwane Charity Motor Show

25 dealerships, banks and product specialists will stand together to raise awareness and funds for charity dependant homes in Tshwane.

28 Oct @ 10am

R80

Pretoria National Botanical Gardens. 2 Cussonia Avenue, Brummeria, Pretoria.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Summerfest Drag Racing

The 2016 national drag racing championships will take place at the end of October.

30 Oct @ 8am

R60 – R135

Tarlton International Raceway. Off the R24, between Krugersdorp and Magaliesburg.

(Tel) 011-762-5431

 

Orlando Pirates vs Kaizer Chiefs

Its going to be a thrilling games, as these two local teams battle each other, who will rise victorius? Find out at the FNB Stadium this month.

29 Oct @ 3:30pm

R70 – R140

FNB Stadium. Soccer City Avenue, Nasrec.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Vaal Whiskey Festival

Back by popular demand, the Vaal Whiskey festival will place over 2 days this October. Enjoy and sample over 200 great premium Whiskeys.

21 – 22 Oct @ 5:30pm

R200 – R500

Bon Hotel Riviera on Vaal. Mario Milani Road, Vereeniging.

(Tel) 016-420-1300

 

SupaDrift Series 7

Drifting is one of the fastest growing sports in South Africa following spinning. The national championships will feature Mad Mike Whidett in a spectacular show of skill and control.

28 – 29 Oct @ 12pm

R50 – R100

Carnival City. Cnr Snake and Elsburg Road, Brakpan.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Free Forex Seminar

Learn about the forex market and how it really works. Topics that will be covered include forex trading, automated trading, safx trading system, Sandton trading floor and Global forex insight.

22 Oct @ 11am

Free

Vumani Office Park. 151 Katherine Street, Sandton.

(Tel) 010-211-9088