What's on in Gauteng

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.

The Photo & Film Expo

The 8th annual Photo & Film Expo – dubbed "the largest photographic event in Africa" – will be held at Johannesburg's Ticketpro Dome from 27 to 30 October 2016.

Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair

This one’s for the cycling enthusiasts. The 2016 Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair will be held at St Stithians College in Johannesburg from 21 October to 23 October.

Song of Nongoma

Song of Nongoma, a musical production inspired by Credo Mutwa, runs from 20 to 29 October at the South African State Theatre in Pretoria.

So Chef! Pretoria

So Chef! SA is a series of workshops that celebrates French cuisine using local produce. And from 17 to 20 October 2016, it will be Tshwane's turn to play host.

Gauteng eKasi ICT Summit

The Gauteng eKasi ICT Summit aims to encourage township SMMEs, aspiring entrepreneurs and technology enthusiasts to use technology to enhance their businesses. It will be held at Walter Sisulu Square…