What Is It?
One of South Africa’s most popular retail and dining destinations, Nelson Mandela Square, is giving shoppers and visitors more to look forward to this summer.
Starting on the Valentines weekend, live musical performances by local artists will take place on the Square every Saturday from 18:00 – 20:00 and every Sunday from 14:00 – 16:00. A special performance by popular act Mi Casa is scheduled for Monday, 14 February 2022 from 18:00 – 20:00, for those looking to enjoy an upbeat Valentines evening.
Featuring the likes of Garth Taylor, Boki Ntisime, Beyond Africa, Cathy Del Mei, Hayley C and other local artists, these live shows will entertain passersby, and those dining at one of Nelson Mandela Square’s many sumptuous restaurants. Cilantro’s, The Bigmouth, Tashas, Hard Rock Café, Trumps Grill house, The Butcher Shop and Grill, Pappas, as well as the recently opened Tang and The Raj and many others, provide culinary experiences to satisfy all tastes.
“We are thrilled that we are able to host so many local artists and support the entertainment industry which has been so impacted by the global pandemic” says Preston Gaddy, General Manager of Sandton City and Nelson Mandela Square. “Live music adds such a lively ambience during these warm Summer nights and is the perfect addition to a night of fine dining or while simply enjoying the splendour of the Square” he added.
To ensure the safety of shoppers, staff and tenants, all Covid-19 related protocols and safety precautions will be adhered to at all times. Should regulations change, entertainment offerings may be adjusted. Visit the Nelson Mandela Square website and social media feeds for regular updates.
When Is It?
Every Saturday from 18:00 – 20:00 and every Sunday from 14:00 – 16:00 between Saturday, 12 February 2022 and Sunday, 27 March 2022.
Dates to diarise are as follows:
- Saturday 12 February – Garth Taylor
- Sunday 13 February – Boki Ntsime
- Monday 14 February – Mi Casa
- Saturday 19 February – Dez Petersen and Gavin Morein
- Sunday 20 February – Beyond Africa
- Saturday 26 February – Cathy Del Mei
- Sunday 27 February – Hayley C
- Saturday 5 March – Veronique Lalouette
- Sunday 6 March – Lolo Rollins Duo
- Saturday 12 March – Bespoke
- Sunday 13 March – Kyle September
- Saturday 19 March – Femi Koya
- Sunday 20 March – Grant Tregellas
- Saturday 26 March – Bahati Nzuri
- Sunday 27 March – Rocketeers
*Performance dates and details are subject to change.
Where Is It?
Nelson Mandela Square, 5th Street, Sandown, Sandton, Johannesburg.
How Much Is It?
For More Information
For more information, visit nelsonmandelasquare.co.za.
You can also contact them on (011) 217 6000.