Your Weekly Guide - Edition598 15 March 2017 - View Online


If there’s one thing we’ve found in this business, it’s that if you aim for the moon and miss, you will end up among the stars – and that’s the place to be. It’s on that note that we’ve put together a rock star of a newsletter. Hang on to your leathers, baby, we’re pushing this dial to 10.

Play among the stars at Silverstar Casino and take advantage of their renowned Night Out For 2. The Silverstar Square will be converted into an Easter Playground, making for an egg-cellent opportunity for the little ones to jam out. And as it’s the West Rand’s number one entertainment destination, look forward to enjoy 50% off at movies@ Silverstar, or indulge in a delicious meal at any of the famous eateries, such as Publicity Pub & Grill.

Seeing as the Easter bunny is bouncing full speed ahead, we can now get excited about the Rand Easter Show. From 14 to 23 April 2017, South Africa’s biggest consumer exhibition will host 200 000 people – proving it to be a Joburg family favourite.

Rock out at music legend Leo Sayer’s South African tour. You’ll feel like dancing once the persistent beats hit your ears and the crowd goes wild. We’re giving away ten double tickets to go watch Leo live at Montecasino.

Spice up your rock ’n roll lifestyle with the best Thai food in the city. Our Jozi foodies went searching for the best Thai food fixes. We’re convinced these little spots will satisfy your green curry craving.

And now for our Top 5 recommendations for this week:

1. Grab your zoot suit and big bowler hat, and head to the Orbit Jazz Festival this week.

2. Get fit while building a buzz at the Saint Paddy’s Bush Pub Run this Friday.

3. Gather the fam and check out the Family Picnic Day In The Forest this Saturday.

4. Fit your All Stars and favourite band t-shirt and head to the Rock On The Lawns feat. Pixies (yes, you read that correctly) on Saturday. .

5. On Sunday, do some shopping at Sylvia’s Market and spoil yourself a little.

Have a fantastic week,

PS. Velocity Media is hiring. Check out the amazing job opportunities available.

Theatres In JHB

Hit the Jozi theatre scene with our nifty guide to the best in local stages. From the iconic Pieter Toerien to the legendary Market Theatre, you’ll enjoy it as much as we did.


The most iconic art deco building in town has been revamped and turned into 25 stories of excellence. From its retail floor to its loft apartments, the Ansteys has never looked better.


Explore Constitution Hill

Constitution Hill isn’t only one of the most historic locations in our city, it’s also a great spot to explore! Go check it out for yourself.


Human Rights Day is just around the corner. Do you know how or why this day came to be? If not, then keep reading.


What's On
The Wedding Expo

Reconnect with nature and listen to awesome tunes from over 60 artists at the Republic of Mieliepop 2017.

Fourways Hop On Hop Off Pub Crawl

Looking for something for the kids? Then why not take them to NickFest 2017 to see their favourite Nickelodeon characters.

St Patrick’s Day Weekend Celebration

In spirit of St Paddy’s Day, Stonehaven on Vaal has an awesome weekend lined up that perfect for the whole family.


Gather your friends and make your way to this splendid music extravaganza! The lineup is epic, so don’t miss out.


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