SA Insider: Spring it up in Jozi

2017-08-28 17:33 - Unathi Nkanjeni
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It is all things spring in the city of Joburg and we've got you covered with some of best places and events to check out. 

Africa Sky Cinema is back kicking things off on the first day of spring with The Neverending Story and The Perfect Wave at the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden.

The Johannesburg Boat & Water, one of the world's leading boat shows will be returning to Johannesburg at  Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit or you can just LYAO as one South Africa's top comedians Marc Lottering returns to Jozi with his hit show Hash Tag Lottering.

Friday, 01 September

SEE: Africa Sky Cinema is back kicking things off the first day of spring with The Neverending Story and The Perfect Wave at the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden.

DO: The Brazen Head Sandton welcomes spring with its Spring Break-themed party with an amazing line-up of local band and DJs from 15:00 'til the next morning. Drink specials all night and Chisa Nyama.

TASTE: It's teq-tonic and everything in between at the Tequila & Gin Bar with amazing Tequila Tonic & Gin Cocktails, Sol Beer and "Habla Mexicano" at Clay Oven Junction.

EXPLORE: The Stables invites you to join us for a walk in the moonlight, under the fairy lights, while you enjoy a glass of champ or craft beer, and browse all our lovely and authentic vendors goods, and enjoy a meal from our lovely stables stalls with a large variety of gourmet choices.

SEE: 10 Wine festivals worth travelling for in celebration of SA’s wine heritage

Saturday, 02 September

SEE: Emperors Palace and Real Concerts are proud to present Blacks Only: The Homecoming, South Africa's biggest comedy extravaganza taking place on Saturday, 2 September 2017 at Emperors Palace.

DO: The Johannesburg Boat & Water, the première boat & lifestyle show in Southern Africa, and one of the world's leading boat shows will be returning to Johannesburg at  Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and promises to be the biggest event to date. R150 gets you in.

TASTE: Fresh2U Farmer's Market is an artisan food and craft market, situated in a picturesque country setting of Modderfontein. Country living in the city style. Open the first and last Saturday of every month from 09:00 to 14:00.

EXPLORE: It's the nineties vs naughties, 2 decades colliding at Barnyard Theatre cost ranges from R130 - R180.

SEE: Taste SA's delicious heritage in 5 authentic dishes

Sunday, 03 September

SEE: One of South Africa's top comedians Marc Lottering returns to Jozi with his hit show Hash Tag Lottering, which played to packed houses last year at Montecasino and cost ranges from R100 - R180.

DO: New 'Tapas & Jazz' Sundays are taking place at Tintswalo Waterfall Hotel from 12:00 - 16:00 and its R 695 per couple.

TASTE: It is all things delicious food and work-of-art design on display at Arts on Main from 10:00 - 15:00.  and admission is free.

EXPLORE: Rosebank Sunday Market is a true expression of South Africa's vibrancy and dynamism and celebrates its' diversity through its' variety, offering something for everyone with a large selection of craft stalls, live music, kids entertainment and gourmet food traders.

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