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
Time: Wed to Sat 8pm | Sat 4pm | Sun 3pm
Cost: R130 – R165
Bookings: [email protected]
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
Cost: R60 – R80
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: [email protected]
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
Remember to safe and humble. Have a great weekend!