What’s on in Gauteng: 23 to 29 November 2018

Make sure you’re in Gauteng this week if you don’t want to miss a rare chance to take over the city of Jozi; meet established business giants; sing along to your favourite Afrikaans chart-toppers; and see Jeremy Loops and Matthew Mole live.

Afrikaans is Groot

23 November until 2 December

Dance and sing along to your favourite Afrikaans songs by artists performing at the Afrikaans is Groot festival, at Time Square's Sun Arena in Pretoria, Tshwane, from 23 November until 2 December 2018.

Afrikaans-music lovers can look forward to performances by Juanita du Plessis, Steve Hofmeyr, Bobby van Jaarsveld, Theuns Jordaan, Karlien van Jaarsveld, Jay, Riana Nel, Dewald Wasserfall, Elvis Blue, Corlea Botha, Touch of Class and many others.

Ticket prices range between R175 and R595.

Large on the Lawn​ with Jeremy Loops and Matthew Mole

25 November

Bring friends and snacks to Large on the Lawn with Jeremy Loops and Matthew Mole, taking place at Marks Park Sports Club, Emmarentia, Johannesburg, on 25 November 2018.

These two fantastic musicians from Cape Town will be in town performing their well-known hits, as well as recently released material. Tickets cost R195 per adult, R95 for children between 12 and 17, while entrance is free for kids under 12.

Jozi City Takeover

25 November

Join the gathering of Jozi people showing their love for the city and its architecture at the Jozi City Takeover, happening in Ferreirasdorp, Johannesburg, on 25 November 2018.

The inner-city walk is also an attempt to set the record for the world’s biggest gathering of photographers, so tell all your friends, colleagues and acquaintances. The event starts at 3.30pm and ends at 8.30pm.

Entrance is free.

Kyle Cassim & Friends: the Get-Together

Kyle Cassim Friends The Get Together
(Image: Kyle Cassim)

25 November

Don't miss Kyle Cassim & Friends: the Get-Together, happening at the Nicci Beach Ultra Lounge in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni, on 25 November 2018.

Kyle will bring together some of the biggest DJs in the industry to entertain you with banging sets of the best tunes in dance music. Doors open at 3pm. Contact info@kylecassim.com further information.

Ekurhuleni SMME Expo

28 and 29 November

Attend the Ekurhuleni SMME Expo, taking place at the Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni, on 28 and 29 November 2018.

The expo is an excellent platform for SMMEs to network with industry peers and talk to established business giants. It is also the best place to gain insight into accessing markets, and to learn more about funding opportunities.

Doors open at 8am. Register online to get your access tickets.