SA Insider: Get 'Jiggy' in Joburg

2017-08-07 07:24 - Ishani Chetty
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Jozi is bustling as always - as we celebrate Women's Month, we take a moment to appreciate the women of South Africa. There is a list of activities to attend in Jozi from the 11 - 13 August 2017. What are your plans? 

Friday, 11 August

SEE: The latest finds and objects sourced from all around the world at the unique Trunk show from 09:00 -17:00. Bring the whole family with as you lay a picnic blanket and enjoy the day. It will run from 11 August - 13 August at Beachwood Gardens

DO: Enjoy a pub crawl with the Hop on Hop off Fourways - starting at Copper Lake Brewing Company. Tickets cost R180 and can be purchased on the night at the Bus. The pub crawl has 3 stops and is a part bus for a good Friday night. From 18:30 - 24:30. 

TASTE: Mediterranean flavours of the ocean at Bellagio - located in Illovo and is open from 10:00 - 22:00. 

EXPLORE: The Acoustic Music Fest at Amuse Part 1 - tickets cost R 50 per person and starts at 19:00 - 22:00. A wonderful evening filled with a host of talented female artists. The Festival will run up until the 12 August 2017. 

If you feel like getting outdoors READ: SA Outdoor Fun: 5 great Joburg hiking trails 

Saturday, 12 August

SEE: Crafts, food and treasured goods at the Crafters & Food Market, held at Cedar Shopping Centre - from 10:00 -15:00.

DO: Support and attend Rocking for the Paws - all proceeds will be going towards furry friends at the SPCA and is promised to be a lovely event. It will be held at Rumors Rock City  from 12:00 - 23:00. Tickets cost R 50 at the door. 

TASTE: The delicious deli flavours of local produce at the Field Market - August edition, held at Field and study centre  from 10:00 - 15:00. There will be wonderful crafts for sale, bring along the kids and your furry friends on a leash. 

EXPLORE: The zen of life at Yoga in the Park - in celebration of Women's Day - entrance is FREE. Remember to dress in comfortable clothing and bring your yoga mat along, from 09:00.

Sunday, 13 August

SEE: The busiest flea market in Jozi - with over 400 stalls, The Panorama Flea market has everything you could desire. Open from 08:30 - 13:00. 

DO: Take part in the Zoo Trot as you can walk or run for 5 / 10 km - medals are up for grabs and entrance is R 55. Taking place at the Johannesburg Zoo from 07:00 - 10:00.

TASTE: The Great British Roast at The Kramerville Bakery from 14:00 - 17:30, it costs R 350 per head. It consists of a 3 course meals with flavours from the British Isles and will be delicious. You may bring your own wine without a corkage fee. 

EXPLORE: Celebrating Women at Sylvia's Market - where all sorts of treats can be found. Open from 10:00 - 16:00. Entrance is FREE.

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