About this weekend, what are you getting up to?!

The cold has been crazy and may have made you a bit lazy but #etchellsyoung definitely found a way to keep you entertained this weekend.


Let’s take it back to the festive season where Christmas spirits brings everyone to life – but since it’s not the 24th of December, why not experience Christmas in July?

With snow machines setting the ambiance of an American holiday, enjoy the finest drinks, food and Dj’s as you chill with your mates – or better yet, if you have kids bring them along too as the kids entertainment will give you some free time to “chill” 😉


Venue: Weekend Market JHB, 1 Rifle Road, Baragwanath

Date: Saturday and Sunday, 7th and 8th July

Time: All day

Cost: R50 pp.  [email protected] or on Computicket.


If you’re not feeling the Christmas fever then how about a beautiful Winter Fair?

The 2018 Winter Fair is a fun-filled event aimed at families, featuring food stalls and a pop up flea market, an animal show with a car exhibition, as well as fun fair rides. Other activities including inflatable parks, a cartoon parade, mobile acrobatics and fun shows to keep everyone entertained.


Venue: Expo Centre Nasrec, Cnr Rand Show and Nasrec Road, JHB

Date and Time: 7th and 8th July

Time: 9 am to 5pm

Cost: R25  [email protected]

If you’re getting ready for your big day then why not visit the Oakfield Farm Winter Expo. Indulge yourself in some inspiration from over 150 wedding specialists who will be showcasing their talents and wares at the expo and are guaranteed to leave you feeling giddy with excitement at planning your perfect day. In between browsing, enjoy the food, drinks and live entertainment – but not forgetting the amazing fashion shows!


Venue: Oakfield Farm, cnr Beyers Naude and Oakfield Road, Honeydew

Dates and Times: 7th and 8th July

Time: 10 am to 5pm

Cost: R100 per person http://www.bridalexpo.co.za/


Now if that’s not for you then we have just the thing! Ever wanted to feel like an Italian stallion or a latina mama sita? then join in at Dance Spirit Rooftop Sundays. Dance Spirit SA is holding their weekly dance social on the rooftop at Canteen in Maboneng where everyone will be embracing styles such as Kizomba, Samba, Salsa, bachata and everything else in between.


Venue: Arts on Main, Maboneng Precinct

Time and Date: Every Sunday from 1st July

Time: 1 pm

Cost: It’s free! [email protected]

If you want to spend some time with the boys and have some fun with the soccer games then join in on the fun at The Fifa World Cup FanZone. Fanzone is dedicated to sharing the excitement of the games as 32 national teams play 64 matches in 12 venues in 11 cities. Fans are invited to watch all the games with a wide ranging selection of food and beverage options The texan Steak Bar, Mythos, Lima, Foreroom, La Rosa, Donatellas and spur.

Venue: Montecasino

Date and time: 6th, 7th and 8th July

Time: Depends on the match

Cost: It’s free! https://www.tsogosun.com/montecasino/whatson/activities/fanzone-2018


Now go out there, embrace the weekend vibe and have a great time. Stay safe, stay warm and be respectful.