What’s happening in Joburg this weekend?! #TGIF

It’s finally the weekend and we’re ready to live it up and have some some fun. Are you?

The Portuguese are usually known for their food and prawns which are really yummy, but how about a Comedy about a Porra family with more dirty secrets between them than the mafia itself?

Porralicious 4 is a one woman six-character show played by the award-winning Sonia Esgueira. The show has been one of the longest running one-man shows in South Africa.

Venue: Studio Theatre, Pieter Toerien Theatre

Montecasino, Fourways

Time: Wed to Sat 8pm | Sat 4pm | Sun 3pm

Cost: R130 – R165

Bookings: info@computicket.com


How about a good Jazz festival?

Soweto Jazz festival is the first international music and arts festival dedicated to the region of Johannesburg. Showcasing rich cultural currency of the township with international music, art, cuisine, history, luxury accommodation and many adventures to be explored.

This year’s lineup includes Mi Casa, Deborah Cox, Bob James, Nasty C, Charlie Wilson, Ernie Smith, Soweto Gospel Choir, Spyro Gyra and many others.

Venue: Soweto Theatre Precinct, Cnr Bolani Link & Bolani Rd, Jabulani, Soweto

Time: Thu 6pm | Fri to Sun 12pm

Cost: R450 – R850

Bookings: 0861 670 670


But wait, there’s more. If the Kasi Vibe isn’t your thing then make your way to the dance floors of DJ Sketchy Bongo.

Yuvir Pillay, better known by his stage name, Sketchy Bongo, performs for one night only, ready to create a vibe better than ever.

Venue: Applause, Brus, Carnival City, Century Rd, Elsburg Rd, Brakpan, Boksburg

Time: 9pm

Cost: R60 – R80

Email: info@computicket.com | carnivalcity@suninternational.com

Website: www.suninternational.com

If you’re feeling a little thirsty this weekend why not make your way to the Capital Craft Beer Festival. The sixth annual Capital Craft Beer Festival returns to Pretoria with an array of brewers and beers.

The event features three music stages, a comedy stage, two Firestone Karaoke Kombis, over 40 brewers, over 200 beers on tap, over 20 food stalls, educational stalls, non-alcoholic drinks and a kiddies area.

Venue: Pretoria Botanical Gardens, 2 Cussonia Ave, Pretoria

Time: 10am to 7pm

Cost: Parking R20 | R100 – R170

Email: info@capitalcraft.co.za

Website: www.capitalcraft.co.za

Why not celebrate Father’s Day in style. Take your Papa Bear to the Father’s Day Craft Festival where dads get taste a variety of drinks which include Gin, Whiskey, Rum, Beer and wine paired with an amazing menu. Enjoy some family time this Father’s day.

Venue: Leriba Hotel, 245 End Ave, Clubview, Centurion, Pretoria

Time: 12pm | Cost: R265

Tel: 0861 915 8000 | 012 660 3300

Email: info@computicket.com | enquiries@leriba.co.za


Remember to safe and humble. Have a great weekend!