SA Insider: The weekend frenzy in Jozi

2018-04-19 10:31 - Saara Mowlana
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HELLO WEEKEND and Jozi is buzzing with weekend fun to keep you frenzied for more.

Here's what's cracking in Joburg this weekend:

Friday, 20 April

SEE: Check out the York Rally going down at SARallying in Constantia Boulevard, Roodepoort. The event rolls into action at 13h00 on Friday, 20 April and comes to an end at 18h00 on Saturday, 21 April. entrance is free of charge - for more information, visit their website.

DO: Take a trip through history at The Apartheid Museum situated on the corner of Northern Parkway & Gold Reef Roads, Ormonde. The museum's trading hours are 09h00 to 17h00 daily. Entry prices are R85 for adults and R70 for pensioners, university students and children - an additional R5 per person is required along with a booking in advance for guided tours. For more information, visit their website.

TASTE: Fuel your Italian food cravings at Gemelli Restaurant in the Posthouse Link Centre on the corner of Main and Posthouse Street, Bryanston. With the meals averaging at R120 each - this spot promises gourmet Italian cuisine within pocket reach. 

EXPLORE: Find yourself back in summer at the Summer Night Market happening between 16h00 and 21h00 at the Stables Village Centre in 3rd Street, Chartwell. 

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Saturday, 21 April

SEE: Witness Garth Taylor live at the Barnyard Gold Reef in Gold Reef City, Northern Park Way, Ormonde this Saturday. The show starts at 20h00 and rocks on until 23h00. Tickets cost R150 apiece and can be bought here.

DO: Hit some balls in the dark and switch it up with the Randpark Golf Course Night Adventure being hosted by RAC Orienteering at Randpark Golf Club in Randpark, Randburg. The non-golfing event tees off at 18h00 and comes to a rest at 21h30 - sign up to their website to enter the game here.

TASTE: Say goodbye to your hunger at Ciao - The Little Eatery located in High Street, Melrose Arch. The restaurant is open Monday to Sunday between 09h00 and 18h00 and meal prices average at R70. 

EXPLORE: Find some nerve this Saturday at the Nerve Zero Debut Album Launch taking place at Rumours Rock City on the corner of Weltevreden Road and Valley Avenue in Randburg. Entry costs R60 apiece and the first 30 people get free shooter perks. 

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Sunday, 22 April

SEE: Visit the Autumn At Sylvia's Market springing into action at Sylvia's Market in Frederick Street, Observatory between 10h00 and 16h00. 

DO: Wind on over to YL Twist Masterclass with Nadine bending into motion at Yoga Lova in Illovo, Johannesburg between 08h00 and 11h00. R250 per person gets you in and you should RSVP your attendance or interest to Nadine Hurwitz via phone: 082 771 6105 or email:

TASTE: Try out one of these yummy, truly Joburger, food trucks listed by Food24.

EXPLORE: Visit Constitution Hill in Kotze Road, Johannesburg and soak in the historic importance and vibe. Ticket prices vary depending on the type of tour you choose and can be purchased here. For more booking information, visit their website.