What Is It?

Experience tasty treats and delicious delights at The Food Garden - and everything that makes Soweto the go-to place.

The celebration brings a pop-up restaurant for you to explore with different foods - Mexican style.

NB: camp chairs will be allowed so feel free.

Don't miss out.

When Is It?

Saturday, 07 March 2020 at 11:00 - 23:00.

Where Is It?

908 Maleyu Avenue, Mofolo Central, Soweto, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Entrance is Free. (Entry for cooler box - R50 per cooler)

For More Information

For more information, visit Here.

What Is It?

Looking for something to do over the weekend? Pick n Pay on Nicol has got something super special in store for you. Join them for a complimentary Seafood and Bubbly Festival to end off the month of July. You and a partner are invited to indulge in delicious, fresh seafood and an assortment of sparkling wines. The best part? It's free!

Here's what you can expect at the PnP Seafood and Bubbly Festival:

Space is extremely limited, so RSVP as soon as possible to avoid missing out!

When Is It?

Saturday, 27 July 2019 at 10:00 - 16:00.

Where Is It?

Pick n Pay, Cnr William Nicol Dr & Republic Rd, Pick n Pay on Nicol Shopping Centre, Sandton, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Entrance is free, but you must book your tickets online via Webtickets to reserve a spot.

For more information

For more information, check out their Facebook events page.

Contact them on 011 998 3300.

What Is It?

The Free State Madeira Flower Festival is for people who love everything to do with flowers and florals. It will be a weekend filled with hundreds of thousands of flowers, exquisite floats,  performers as well as giant flower puppets performing around a spectacular flower precinct in a Disney-like flower story. Last year's festival wowed guests as they celebrated the lives of Tata Nelson Mandela and Mama Albertina Sisulu on their centenary. This year, Madeiran flower artists will yet again create breathtaking flower carpets for all to enjoy. The festival has a host of activities that cater for everyone, so don't miss it!

When Is It?

Thursday, 28 November 2019 - Sunday, 01 December 2019. 

Where Is It?

Parys, Free State, South Africa.

How Much Is It?

Entrance is free.

For More Information? 

For more information visit the Free State Flower Festival website. You can also follow them on Facebook for event updates.

Details: +27 (0) 51 404 0300 | [email protected]

Music

Huawei Joburg Day In The Park

Set a calendar reminder, book your tickets, and head to Huawei Joburg Day In The Park 2019. Johannesburg Botanical Garden in Emmarentia will come alive with the sounds of many of South Africa’s favourite live acts in front of thousands of dedicated fans picnicking on the lawns. Early bird tickets will cost you R250 per person.

Details: https://www.ticketpros.co.za

Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz

The end of September will be ushered in by the smooth sounds of jazz flowing through the streets of Sandton. Taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 26 to 28 September 2019, the Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz will spoil the crowd with artists such as Gloria Bosman, Medibone Mooi and many more. This is one of those festivals in Joburg that act as a rite of passage for all jazz and music lovers in South Africa.

Details: http://www.joyofjazz.co.za/home

Festivals In Joburg

Joburg Pride

Join the LGBT community as they celebrate and raise awareness at the Pride Festival for four days of fabulous fun. Expect loads of entertainment, including live music, DJs, drag acts, a fashion show, food stalls and bars. So rally up the troops and join this colourful festival.

Details: http://johannesburgpride.co.za/

Food

DSTV Delicious Festival

Feed your soul at the DSTV Delicious Festival. With the year-on-year growth and success, it goes without saying that this year’s festival will be the best yet. This mega event attracts an estimated 40 000 visitors over the two-day festival, from all walks of life. Festival-goers can expect live music and food celebrated in unison and served as a beautiful pairing catered to every type of palate. This is one of those festivals in Joburg that you can't miss out on. Date and venue to be confirmed.

Details: http://deliciousfestival.com/

Festivals In Joburg

Drinks

Tops At Spar Bierfest

Building on the national success of Tops at Spar Bierfest’s past, this year sees the well-loved event touting their signature look across it’s 3 000-seater brauhaus marquee, whilst retaining all the key elements that makes the annual event so spectacularly Bierfest. This year's Okotberfest inspired celebration will take place in Pretoria.

Details: https://www.topsatspar.co.za/Party-Central/Events/TOPS-at-SPAR-Bierfest

Festivals In Joburg

 

By Shawn Greyling

*Note that we only concentrate on the major festivals taking place during 2019. If we missed any of your favourite Festivals In Joburg, let us know in the comments section below!

 

Music

Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz

The end of September will be ushered in by the smooth sounds of jazz flowing through the streets of Sandton. Taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 27 to 29 September 2018, the Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz will spoil the crowd with artists such as Ayanda Sikade, New York Round Midnight and many more. This is one of those festivals in Joburg that act as a rite of passage for all jazz and music lovers in South Africa.

Details: http://www.joyofjazz.co.za/home

Festivals In Joburg

#DISTRICT Global Street Festival

Two Stages, three clubs, a food and wine theatre, a global cinema, a performing arts theatre and arts exhibitions... In many ways #DISTRICT Festival is a force to be reckoned with. As different festivals rolled into one, it has its own character and special attractions. Taking place from 13 to 14 October 2018, the musical programme will fuse world beats, pop, rock, jazz, soul and electronica, while showcasing both international, locally established, and upcoming artists.

Details: https://www.quicket.co.za/events/51403-district-global-street-festival/#/

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Can Do In The City

Can Do brings you the hottest music festival this side of the sunny season. Fans of Sticky Fingers, Shortstraw and Wolf Alice will be delighted to catch their favourite local acts live on stage as Ellis Park is transformed into a rocking wonderland. Visitors can also expect food trucks and chill zones at the event. Tickets cost R295 and the event is taking place on 07 October 2018.

Details: http://jacoby.co.za/stage/inthecity/

Festivals In Joburg

Food

DSTV Delicious Festival

Feed your soul at the DSTV Delicious Festival happening on 22 and 23 September 2018 at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. With the year-on-year growth and success, it goes without saying that this year’s festival will be the best yet. This mega event attracts an estimated 40 000 visitors over the two-day festival, from all walks of life. Festival-goers can expect live music and food celebrated in unison and served as a beautiful pairing catered to every type of palate. This is one of those festivals in Joburg that you can't miss out on.

Details: http://deliciousfestival.com/

Festivals In Joburg

Drinks

Tops At Spar Bierfest

Building on the national success of Tops at Spar Bierfest’s past, this year sees the well-loved event touting their signature look across it’s 3 000-seater brauhaus marquee, whilst retaining all the key elements that makes the annual event so spectacularly Bierfest. This year's Okotberfest inspired celebration will take place in Pretoria.

Details: https://www.topsatspar.co.za/Party-Central/Events/TOPS-at-SPAR-Bierfest

Festivals In Joburg

RMB WineX Wine Festival

More than 150 exhibitors representing a smorgasbord of big brands, boutique wineries and wine routes will treat guests at the RMB WineX wine festival. The event will see up to 800 wines, fine brandies and Cape Port available for tasting and purchase. Visitors can also expect the best in the local food scene to feed the masses. From authentic Arabic to exclusively South African, there will be something for every palate at this exciting event, making it one of the top food and drink festivals in Joburg.

Details: https://www.winex.co.za

Festivals In Joburg

By Shawn Greyling

*Note that we only concentrated on the major festivals taking place during the second half of 2018. If we missed any of your favourite Festivals In Joburg, let us know in the comments section below!