Your Weekly Joburg Guide
Oh, how we love the city during the silly season! Dazzling decorations everywhere, festive lights twinkling brightly, indulgent seasonal treats at every turn and plenty of exciting Christmas musts left, right and centre. You can’t help but feel all warm, fuzzy and merry inside. We might not have a traditional snowy Christmas, but hot and balmy Joburg certainly knows how to get us into the holiday spirit.
Don’t miss Montecasino’s ever-popular festive Christmas Village, taking place from 12 - 17 December. From a cheerful market, plenty of delicious goodies, movies on the Piazza and more, it’s a must for the whole family.

Festive shopping has begun and Clarins has the perfect gifting solution for you ー the Clarins Christmas Boutique. Choose from stunning holiday gift sets and bestsellers or give the gift of choice with an e-gift card. And if you shop online, you’ll get 15% off your first order, three free samples at checkout and FREE delivery when you spend R750 or more!

With all the Christmas buzz, we almost forgot ’tis also the season for summer fun. And what better place to embrace the sweltering weather than at Silverstar? They have an epic line-up in store, which includes their local market, half-price movies, spa specials, delicious food deals and even their very own beach!

Killarney Mall is also going all-out with the festivities. First up, 12 Days of Giveaways. From 01 - 12 December, shoppers stand the chance of winning their share of R60 000 in prizes. Also, don’t miss the Festive & Foodie Market on 07 December, jam-packed with delicious bites, refreshing drinks, beautiful gifts and in-centre fun for the whole family.

And last but certainly not least, Barnyard Theatre has FOUR great reasons why you need to visit this summer. There are Summer Holiday Specials galore from ticket discounts and free entry for the little ones to an unmissable NYE party and experience packages. Get all the deets here.

And now for our Top 5 recommendations for this week:

Have a deep love for art, sneakers and Burger King®? Then don't miss First Thursdays: Burger King® SA & Yay Abe hosted by Sneaker LAB. It's going to be a great night out!
Get into the festive spirit at The Stables Village Vintage Christmas Market this Saturday. It’s going to be a jolly good time.
The SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM this Saturday is a must! Expect live music, kiddies’ entertainment, movies and more.
Treat the kids to an action-packed day out while supporting a worthy cause at the Garmin Super Kids Fun Day this Saturday.
View some four-wheeled beauties, grab a cuppa Joe and indulge in a doughnut or two at Cars, Coffee & Donuts 3.0. on Sunday.

Catch you guys next week.

The Team

And The Countdown Begins

It’s the final countdown! 2018 is quickly coming to an end and we know just where to feast, celebrate and party into 2019.

shopping guide
Festive shopping is in full swing! Need a few ideas? Then take a gander through our festive Christmas shopping guide.

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