Goodbye 2018 and hello New Year! #YEBO

It’s the last weekend of 2018!

With so many events happening everywhere, we just want you all to be safe while having one of the best festive seasons of your life!

With so many options, where do you go? We’ve picked our top 5 to help you.


Spend your last few days of 2018 soaking up the sun, splashing about and enjoying a relaxing cruise on Harties Dam with the fam at the 10-day fun-filled Savannah Summer Splash Festival. This is just what you and your family deserve after a long, busy and challenging year. You can expect all the summer fun under the sun, from awesome live music, swimming pools and water slides to boat cruises, braais and so much more.


Date and Time: 28th December – 1st January at 9am

Venue: Harties Harbour, Kommandonek Resort, Simon Bekker Avenue

Cost: R295 per adult; R195 per child under 12 and R150 per child under 6



It’s An Art Thing’s Three Day Tournament is a three day event which aims to empower and give platform to young artists by supporting their Music and Art. With loads to look forward to including live performances, music, a fashion show, a live band, a beer garden, food stalls, fashion stalls, a tattoo artist, indigenous games, a kids zone, poetry and more. See you there?

Date and Time: 28th to 30th December at – Times vary

Venue: Day 1 – EST 1912, 1912 Gumede Street, Soweto

Venue Day2 – @Lake View Park Soweto,  12257 Immink Street , Diepkloof, Soweto

Venue Day 3 – Soweto The Equestrian Centre, 1679 Vundla St, Moroka, Soweto

Cost: R150 per person


If you’re looking for some side-splitting comedy, then this is a show you don’t want to miss! Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father of five, Jim Gaffigan, will be making his way to The Teatro at Montecasino as part of his international stand-up comedy tour, The Fixer Upper Tour. He is known around the world for his unique brand of humour, which largely revolves around fatherhood and his observations on life.



Date and Time: 28th December at 8 pm

Venue: The Teatro at Monte Casino

Cost: R325 – R450 per person



Super Cool Saturdays at The Living Room are all about tasty cocktails and sundowners, whilst immersing your senses in their rooftop jungle,  the finest music, and one of the best views in the city! This edition partners up with Devil’s Peak Gin and Bloedlemoen Gin for the tastiest drinks in their last edition of 2018.



Date and Time: 29th December at 11am

Venue: The Living Room, 20 Kruger Street, City and Suburban

Cost: R50 per person



The Crossover Dance Festival is an annual outdoor and engaging New Year’s Eve (NYE) camping and electronic music festival that is held in the city of gold- Johannesburg. As 2019 promises to be a great year, the year 2018 did not have a shortage of its own happenings. Let’s end it on a good note. Book yourself in for a great time.


Date and Time: 30th December to 2nd January – times vary

Venue and cost will be announced soon! Visit http://blissoutevents.com/event/crossover-dance-festival/ for more details






Now go out there and live your best life! Welcome the new year with high spirited energy and be ready to a brand new year. Happy New Year.