SA Insider Guide: Get lost in city of Durbs

2017-07-09 08:20 - Unathi Nkanjeni
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There is so much happening and so many places to check out in Durbs - and we've got you covered through to the end. 

If you are in the mood to kick it take the chance to rap along with the likes of Jack Parrow and PHfat at ZanziBar, eat your heart out while meeting new people at the Smarket' street feast or check out Africa’s leading and longest running festivals, Durban International Film Festival is taking place at the KZNSA Gallery.

What will you get up to this weekend 14 to 16 July?

Friday, 14 July 

SEE: Two of South Africa's heavyweight rappers from Cape Town, Jack Parrow and PHfat are coming to party in your town for one night only at ZanziBar from 22:00 and R100 gets you in.

DO: Make your way to the Durban Art Gallery and catch an exhibition entitled Beauty and its Beasts designed to stimulate contemplation about women, and raise questions about the way we create, perpetuate or allow gender stereotypes from 8:30 - 16:00.

TASTE: Eat, greet, meet and feast at the Smarket's street feast from 17:30 - 22:00.

EXPLORE:  Do you feel a sense of hopelessness for Durban’s homeless people? I Care and the Denis Hurley Centre, who look after street children and homeless adults respectively, are giving you the opportunity to make a difference at this year's IDare2Share charity event.

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Saturday, 15 July

SEE: Africa’s leading and longest running festivals, Durban International Film Festival is taking place at 
the KZNSA Gallery
 from 13 - 23 July.

DO: A week-long adventure camp for kids where they will meet new friends at the Sugar Bay Resort for R6,199

TASTE: Join wine lovers for what has become known as the Best Wine Event in the World at Max's Lifestyle. Tickets cost R295 per person and include goodie bag on arrival, Pinotage wine flowing abundantly from the barrel taps, popular local live music bands and the best wine festival experience you will ever have.

EXPLORE: The African Art Centre is pleased to invite you to a group exhibition by Zainab Ismail, Iain Robinson and Levi Matthew Arrikum from 17:30.

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Sunday, 16 July 

SEE: Sheila Nichol from Just Imagine exhibiting her latest mosaic creations at the Woza Moya for free. 

DO: Enjoy an amazing return steam train ride from Creighton Station along the Ngogwaan River through thousands of beautiful and colourful aloes. Drinks and snacks will be for sale on board for R180 - R280 per person.

TASTE: Support Durban's local producers and enjoy good honest food made with love at The Morning Trade.

EXPLORE: You are invited to visit the Phansi Museum to vote for their favourite entry in our Human Rights Art and Essay Competition. 

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