Your Weekly Guide - Edition601 05 April 2017 - View Online
Doringrosie, Die Slapende Skone


With April Foolsí Day this past weekend, how many of us are still recovering from brilliant pranks? Whether itís a good scare in the morning, a fake giveaway or a practical joke so elaborate it wonít fit into a single sentence, we hope it was all fun and no tears.

If you love the story of Sleeping Beauty, then youíll love the reenactment in Afrikaans, Doringrosie, Die Slapende Skone. Coming to Emperors Palace this May, with the most superb actors and performers, it promises tons of humour for parents plus enchanting fairy-tale elements for children. Book your tickets at Computicket.

Doringrosie, Die Slapende Skone
The Rand Show

However, if spending a fun filled day for shopping and treats sounds more like your vibe then visit The Rand Show for guaranteed excitement. Offering new features, tons of adrenaline and endless entertainment, it ought to be top of your to-do list this April.

We wouldnít be true Joburgers if we didnít love fine dining. Luckily for us, Piccolo Mondo’s Gourmet Evenings are always something to look forward to each month. The evenings offer great food and wine, and the company is nothing short of spectacular.


When was the last time you got in touch with nature and appreciated all her beauty? If itís been a while, you have a chance to make up for that at some of these great game-viewing locations, all within driving distance. Go ahead, take a drive and embrace the wilderness.

And now for our Top 5 recommendations for this week:

1. Itís the First Thursday of the month and you know that means great art exhibitions and delicious food in Braamfontein and Rosebank.

2. Why not indulge in some impeccable food from the LongTable Dinner at The Turbine Hall this Friday?

3. Alternatively, enjoy the sun with some awesome company and tasty gourmet food at The Field Market this Saturday.

4. Catch a movie at the St Stithians Open Air Cinema this Saturday. Theyíre screening Beyond The River Ė itís a must-do!

5. Calling all geeks of Joburg, GeekQuiz will be held this Saturday at the Observatory Sports Club. You know what to do.

Have a rad week,

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Esther Mahlanguís artwork is just the thing if youíre looking to treat your senses with bold, contemporary paintings portraying her Ndebele heritage.


For all of your design, decorative, and shopping needs, Design Quarter has everything you need all under one roof. Hereís why you need to visit.



Who says that learning has to be boring? Make education fun by taking your kids on these awesome educational outings in Joburg.


Gather your friends and family, head to a cinema near you and catch these blockbusters that will be showing on the big screen this April.


What's On
Easter Night Hunt

Looking for some family fun over the Easter weekend? Then donít miss the Easter Night Hunt at Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens.

The First LoCrate Picnic

How does a day out and about in the city along with a picnic basket and some wine sound? Good? Then the Locrate Picnic is just for you.

27 Boxes Night Market

Need to do a little shopping? No problem. The 27 Boxes Night Market in Melville has it all from tasty goodies to clothing.

The Toyota Warrior Race #3

If you missed the last Warrior Race, donít worry! The third edition is coming up so make sure you register for your spot now.


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