Your Weekly Joburg Guide
It’s the final stretch. Just a few more weeks before we can call it a year, kick back, relax and celebrate our way through the holiday season. But we still have a few things to do before we get there: year-end celebrations, the year-end rush at the office and, of course, rounding off the last quarter of 2019 with a bang. Let’s make the most of it!
Catch all the 2019 RWC action at Cresta’s Rugby Fan Zone! Expect everything from live screenings and smart interactive activities to competitions, live performances and exciting guest appearances.
The year is quickly coming to a close. And if you’re looking for the ultimate year-end celebration, don’t miss out on Barnyard Theatre Silverstar’s latest show, Smash Hit Radio. Take a look at their year-end packages here and even stand a chance of winning tickets for a Barnyard experience for 10!

Back for their World Symphony Series Spring Season 2019, don’t miss the beautiful sounds of the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra alongside various talented musicians, from South Africa and abroad. Taking place at the Linder Auditorium from 23 October - 15 November, this is a musical experience you don’t want to miss.

Just in time for Halloween celebrations! Enter the spooky The Haunted Forest® with Beacon Chocolates at Riversands Farm Village, if you dare! It’s an eerie, yet thrilling day out for the whole family. Get your tickets now.

And now for our Top 5 recommendations for this week:

Need a date night idea? Camelot Spa at Melrose Arch has a romantic Date Night Special complete with spa spoils and an exceptional meal for two at the March Restaurant. Book now.
To get the celebrations started, don’t miss the Indian Diwali Festival and Market at 27 Boxes this Saturday. There’ll be plenty of food, entertainment and a stunning show of lights.
Love curry and spices? Gold Reef City will be hosting a flavourful Curry & Craft Festival this Saturday, complete with curry cook-offs, loads of fun and competitions.
Ladies, it’s time to lace up and paint the city pink for an incredible cause. The Avon Justine iThemba Walkathon will be making a difference and raising awareness at Marks Park this Sunday.
Spooky season is creeping in and to get you into the eerie spirit, Halloween In The Park is bringing an afternoon of trick-or-treating, eating and fun this Sunday.

Have a fantastic week!

The Team

What's Happening In The City

The spookiest day of the year is just around the corner. And if you’re in need of some costume ideas or need to stock up on accessories, keep reading.

love me so
Joburg’s favourite izakaya, Love Me So, has seen a couple of tweaks made to its menu and interior, and we’re loving it. Get a sneak peek here.

We’re halfway through October, but there’s still plenty of musts on our radar that you certainly need to experience! Here’s October’s highlights.

Stoke City
Things are heating up. Summer is right on our doorstep, and we know exactly how to keep cool while having fun. Cue StokeCity AdventurePark.

What's On
Experience some talent sand awesome jams with the Parks & Pringles Presents Biggy, Koos Kombuis, Melktert, Klopjag. It’s going to be epic!

Muddy Princess
Time for some muddy fun! Ladies, lace up those takkies and fluff those pink tutus, the Muddy Princess fun run is back in Fourways this November.

christmas market

Christmas market season has begun! Don’t miss the Parkview Christmas Market, bringing a European winter wonderland to George Hay Park.

wine and cheese
Indulge in lots of wine and cheese at the Pretoria Cheese & Wine Festival, heading to 012 Central this November. It’s a delicious must!

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