December is finally here - the silly season is pumping in Durban as you start prepping for Christmas cheer with your loved ones by attending the Christmas lights, market and family braai or if you are in the mood to groove to the beat make your way to the Reggae meets HipHop event.
Taste the flavors of Greece at the Eat Greek buffet or grab or experience a new way to relax from the week's stresses at a blindfold session of yoga.
There is something for everyone in Durban and what better way to start off the month than with a full weekend out and about.
Friday, 1 December
SEE: Local artists Habit to perform at Gasoline and Alley bar from 19:00 - 23:30.
DO: Get into the Christmas cheer at the Christmas lights, market and family braai. The event will be open from 18:00 - 21:30. Entrance is free
TASTE: The Musgrave Night rooftop market is back - with the delicious treats on offering and live music. It is open from 17:30 - 21:30.
EXPLORE: Enjoy a yoga experience that you will never forget - Blind Yoga. Awaken your senses to a new sport from 17:00 - 20:00. Tickets cost R 60 and all proceeds will be going towards the Bright eyes centre for visually impaired children.
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Saturday, 2 December
SEE: The best and internationally renowned local DJs perform at Beach Fest 2017 - being held at the Bay of Plenty. This is an event not to miss and is open from 10:00 - 22:00. Tickets cost R200 - R600 and can be purchased here.
DO: Visit the I heart Market to get the best bargains for the season - open from 09:00. Entrance is free.
TASTE: Flavors of the Mediterranean at Olive and oil.
EXPLORE: An event made for jazz lovers and by the Township Jazz society - sit back and listen to the smooth sounds of the Dark City sisters and more. Open from 20:00 - 24:00. Tickets cost R 100 and can be purchased here.
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Sunday, 3 December
SEE: Reggae music performed live at Nina's foods - open from 14:00 onward. Come and dance your shoes off to the beat.
DO: Make your way to Color Splash for a day of fun with family and friends.Open from 10:00 - 19:30. There will be entertainment, food and a line up to create more unity in the community. Entrance is free.
TASTE: All you can eat Greek food at the Eat Greek buffet. Open from 12:00 onward at the Greyville convention centre. It cost R 175 for adults and R 100 for children under 10 years.
EXPLORE: The organic vegetables of the The Morning Trade Market - open from 08:00. Entrance is free.
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