What's on in Gauteng

Hobby-X Joburg 2017

Celebrate 20 years of everyone's favourite hobby and craft expo. This year's Hobby-X Joburg is happening at the Ticketpro Dome in North Riding, Johannesburg, from 2 to 5 March 2017.


If you're looking for stories told in an innovative way, catch Flatform at POPArt in Maboneng, Johannesburg, from 24 to 26 February 2017.

Africa Energy Indaba 2017

Still on a mission to find solutions to Africa's energy problems, the annual Africa Energy Indaba is back. It will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg on 21…

Dance Umbrella

It's time for one of the biggest dance events in South Africa: the annual Dance Umbrella festival. This year's festival will be taking place at various venues in Johannesburg…

Wine Night Stand

This Valentine's Day, enjoy a reminder of wine being synonymous with love. The Wine Night Stand pop up will be hosting a special Valentine's Day Wine Night Stand evening on 14…


Director and theatre producer Mbongeni Ngema's acclaimed musical Sarafina is coming to life again at The South African State Theatre in Pretoria, Tshwane. The opening night is 10 March 2017 and the…

Travel Expo 2017

The Flight Centre Travel Group is proud to present Travel Expo 2017, which will be held at the Ticketpro Dome in North Riding, Johannesburg, on 11 and 12 February 2017.

Book Marks

The past is revisited this week with Book Marks, a tragicomedy about friendship, racism and decolonisation on the wrong side of the rainbow at POPArt in Johannesburg

Wine Not?

Janu-worry? Pour more wine and come party on Friday 27 January 2017 at Levelthree Premium Venue in Kramerville, Sandton. Wine Not?

Gajiga Run #3

You don't have to be a marathon runner to enjoy the Gajiga Run #3 at The Big Red Barn farm venue in Olifantsfontein, Tshwane, on 21 January 2017. Gajiga Run events have been…

Bundu Bashing Camp 2016

It's time for the annual Bundu Bashing Camp by Mdu's Lifestyle and Events. The event takes place from 30 December 2016 to 1 January 2017 at 117 Norman Street, Nestpark in Bapsfontein, Ekurhuleni.

Beerhouse Silent Disco

Silent parties–where patrons listen to music on headphones instead of speakers are catching on in South Africa. The Beerhouse Fourways is having the Beerhouse Silent Disco on 29 December 2016.


UMSHADO, a traditional musical play, is on the at the South African State Theatre in Pretoria until 26 November 2016. 

South African Dance Awards

The inaugural South African Dance Awards are happening on 25 November 2016. They will be held at the Ekurhuleni International Convention Centre (trading as Destiny ICC) in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni.

Suddenly the Storm

Suddenly the Storm, a unique South African play, is on at the Theatre on the Square at Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton until 19 November 2016.

Africans in America

As part of the 50th-anniversary celebrations of the landmark Goodman Gallery, the Africans in America exhibition is on from 17 November to 17 December 2016.

Nappy Run

The National Council of and for People with Disabilities is hosting its annual Nappy Run, a 5km run/walk to raise awareness about children…


This weekend we go back in time with a chilled celebration of music at Retrofest#5, which sees local acoustic artists performing their renditions of popular music from the 1970s and 198…

Cinderella The Ballet

The Youth Dance Company of Tshwane brings us its ballet version of a Disney classic with Cinderella – The Ballet, on at the South African State Theatre in Tshwane from 3 to 6 N…

Tshwane 10s

Following the success of its sister event, the Cape Town 10s, organisers have established the Tshwane 10s, a social and sporting event taking place at the Harlequins Rugby Club in…

Lipizzaners: Sunday shows

The South African Lipizzaners hosts the next instalment of its Sundays shows – spectacular performances by white Lipizzaner stallions – at the Lipizzaner Centre in Kyalami, Midrand, on 30 October 2016.