Your Weekly Joburg Guide 
The city has come to life! The next few weekends are jam-packed with loads of festivals and fun, there’s no excuse to stay indoors this September. This coming weekend, Appetite Fest will be heading to Time Square in Pretoria for a delicious experience you don’t want to miss. Next weekend is Comic Con Africa and the following weekend is MixFest and rAge. Talk about an action-packed September!
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It’s almost time! Nerds, geeks, gamers and cosplayers, unite and get ready for the much anticipated Comic Con Africa 2019, heading to the Gallagher Convention Centre from 21 - 24 September. It’s going to be an epic four-day entertainment extravaganza perfect for the whole family. So, what are you waiting for? Get your tickets now!

Looking for your dream home to make happy memories in? Then be sure to book your private viewing at the stunning Malachite Lifestyle Estate in the exclusive suburb of Fourways. This estate offers homeseekers the tranquility of a farm style lifestyle combined with the luxurious conveniences of modern-day living. Attend your viewing on 12 September. 

Just a friendly reminder that the SHF Home Spring Tent Sale is now on! Get your hands on stunning pieces from their Summer and Winter 2019 best buys at up to 75% off! But remember, this sale is only happening at the Ferndale Gallery, so hurry while stocks last. 

And now for our Top 5 recommendations for this week:

Get your taste buds ready for the delicious Appetite Fest at Time Square in Pretoria from Friday until Sunday. Indulge, catch the Masterchef Australia judges live and be inspired with the various cook-offs over the weekend.
Experience some of the best art in the country at this year’s FNB Joburg Art Fair from Friday to Sunday at the Sandton Convention Centre.
Enjoy German culture, lots of beer and traditional cuisine at the Original Oktoberfest at the Deutsche Internationale Schule in Pretoria from Thursday to Saturday.
For some of the most delectable, authentic Portuguese food along with the finest selection of wines, don’t miss the Portuguese Food and Wine Festival at the Wanderers Club this Sunday.
In the mood to run a 5km obstacle course while being chased by zombies? This Sunday, have a blast at the Zombie Survival Dash at Riversands Farm Village.

Have a brilliant week!

The Team



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Got plans for Heritage Day yet? If not, don’t miss out on African Pride Mount Grace Country House & Spa, Autograph Collection for a special celebration.


And the festivals keep on rolling! Get your tickets to the annual family-fun extravaganza, Primefest Music Festival at Casalinga Ristorante next month. 

With more than 20 distillers, amazing food trucks and loads of live entertainment, the SA Gin Festival is the place to be this spring.

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