Yo, the weekend has arrived and we think it’s time to unwind, dress up and show up at some of Johannesburg’s finest events… Get yourself ready now!
With yesterday being Women’s Day, we thought we’d start it off with the Women Shout Out Concert. A musical concert featuring a variety of South African artists and groups celebrating women.
The line-up consists of Mafikizolo, Shekhinah, Encore, Lady Zamar, Amanda Black, Sjava, Mljindo, The Vocalist, Sun El, Simmy, Amon Mokoena, Ismail Ebrahim, DJ Nastee Nev, Dj Josh, DJ Dinho Café, DJ Banques, DJ Sumbody and Dineo Ranaka as MC.
So as you can see, it’s about to be #LIT
Date and Time: 10th August at 5pm
Venue: Sun Arena, Time Square, Menlyn Maine, 209 Aramist Ave
Cost: R150 – R1200 0861 915 8000 | 011 780 7000
If you’re looking for something less party filled but still want to have a great time then make your way to the Women of Wine South Africa Festival.
Wine Menu is honouring Women winemakers, brewers and distillers during the month of August. Guests are treated to a selection of wines, beers and gins with a variety of food available, as well as ample entertainment for the younger children. Guests are allowed to bring blankets.
Date and Time: 12th August at 11 am
Venue: Candlewoods Boutique Venue, Candlewoods Country Estate, Candlewoods
Cost: U18 Free | R150
072 645 3232
If you’re in the mood to be part of a thrilled audience, ready to view a different aspect of artistic expression then the Grand Exhibition Burlesque Benefit in Johannesburg is awaiting your arrival.
#TheGrandExhibition2018 will showcase Johannesburg’s TOP burlesque talent, with acts ranging from seasoned professional solo performances to sensational group numbers from Black Orchid Burlesque SA and phenomenal Independent Performers who support the budding local burlesque community!… but wait, there’s more. A percentage of their profit this year will be donated to Halo Foundation.
Date 11th August
Venue: Soirée in Johannesburg
Cost: R180 per person online, or R220 at the door
If you’re in the mood to catch up on some family time whilst still trying to be healthy…even though being healthy seems like a lot of effort, then the Lazy Ass Hike is calling your name! haha!
Walk your way through the Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve as you bond with your peeps and enjoy the peaceful environment. Workout while having fun!
Time: 9.30 am
Venue: Klipriviersburg Nature Reserve, Peggy Vera Road
Cost: It’s free
Get your heart racing and have a colourful blast at the Ultra Glow Colour Cruz at Rietvlei Zoo Farm! Take your pick from two exciting challenges: a 10km colour cycle or take on the 5km colour cruz, which is sure to be fabulous fun for all. Fight your way through explosive colour zones and then prepare yourself for two gigantic inflatable obstacles. Who said obstacle courses weren’t awesome?
Date: 12th August
Time: 10 am
Venue: Rietvlei Zoo Farm, 101 Swartkoppies Road, Mulbarton
Cost: R180–R210 per person
082 260 3351
Get ready, Glow up and show up. Have a great weekend everyone 🙂