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Only Good Things Can Come From Parea Taverna In Illovo

A lot of things can happen in three decades. Technology changes, the city's landscape changes, and restaurants come and go. But not Parea Taverna. Since 1993 this Greek restaurant has served up a storm from its humble kitchen at the top of Corlette Drive in Illovo. Its success? Well, that can be pinned down to […]

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Celebrate Love At Arbour Cafe This Valentine's Day

What Is It? Arbour Cafe, situated in the heart of Birdhaven, Illovo is creating your ideal Parisian romance with great food and champagne in its breathtaking setting. There are various set menu’s which include food suitable for everyone from vegetarians to duck lovers, as well as for those who are gluten free. The menus include […]

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The Thunderbirds Live at Beefcakes

What Is It? The Thunderbirds: The Disaster Hen Party is a comedy show that covers a passionate, hilarious love-hatred for bachelorette parties. Because whether you love or hate them - you have to laugh at them. The Thunderbirds is an all conquering female trio of comedians; Claudine Ullman, Nina Hastie and Gilli Apter Comedy (and […]

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Mariah Carey Tribute Night - Babylon The Joburg Bar

What Is It? Babylon the Joburg Bar invites you to come and celebrate the festive season the only way they know how to - with a Mariah Carey tribute of course! Dedicating an entire evening to her iconic music and best drag tributes, Babylon is giving all you want for Christmas and more. Naughty or […]

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Put Fitness In Your Day-To-Day With Planet Fitness

Over the past few years, Johannesburg has become very health-conscious. One way to add a bit of energy and health in your world is by joining Planet Fitness Wanderers. Fitness Bunny It can be quite daunting to start a new fitness challenge by yourself. But joining this mega club will get you motivated to keep […]

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Corlett Drive Restaurants Are Calling Your Name

Corlett Drive is one of the most vibrant streets in Illovo. The street is home to some of the best restaurants and bars of the north. If you're looking for something authentic, why not food hop down Corlett Drive? This is where you will find deliciousness at its best, the street boasts plentiful restaurants that […]

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Taste Something Unique At Thrupps Illovo Centre

Thrupps Illovo Centre is a multi-purpose centre that has been around for years. It is the go-to spot for those wanting a night out. This centre boasts amazing restaurants that each offer something different. Spend a night out and explore the city's best. What better way to have some fun than treating yourself to a […]

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Mouthwatering Meals With Greek Gods, Parea

If you have been searching for the ultimate Greek experience, then try out Parea Greek Taverna. This restaurants will make you feel like you are in your very own little Greece. Also known as just Parea, this lovely restaurant is situated at the Illovo Junction. You won't miss this eatery - just look out for […]

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Crumbs & Cream You Need To Make Your Tummy Yummy

A Little Ice-Cream Heaven If there was ever anything you needed to treat yourself to, it would have to be ice cream from Crumbs & Cream in Illovo. Everyone who loves ice cream has their favourite flavour, but this little haven is where everything will become your favourite. They have many flavours for you to […]

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Red Obsession: A Celebration of Wine & Meat Charity Auction

What Is It? Come and enjoy rare and aged red wine, fine steaks and great company at the Red Obsession Charity Auction. This auction with a six course dinner is a must for the spring season. Canapés and bubbly will be served on arrival at The Wanderers Club. Mingle with other VIP guests and take […]

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5th Annual Portuguese Food And Wine Festival

What Is It? Join in on the delicious Portuguese Food and Wine festival at the Wanderers Club in Illovo. This one-of-a-kind foodie festival brings you some of the best traditional Portuguese food and the finest selection of wine! If you are a Portuguese cuisine fanatic or would simply love to try out new cultural dishes, […]

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Don't Miss Drag Tour SA ft. Morgan McMichaels!

What Is It? It’s official! The drag realness will be making a beeline to Babylon this February with the Drag Tour SA 2019, proudly sponsored by Cruz Vodka. The Drag Tour SA, which is the product of local drag promoters, S & S Productions (in Joburg) and MVT Productions (in Cape Town), will see a […]

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Women's Health Live! Festival Of Wellness

What Is It? Gather your girlfriends and make you way to the Wanderers Club for a weekend of fitness, fun and plenty of fantastic excitement! Two days, three stages, 50 speakers, 28 brands, all at one place - Women's Health Live! Expect a whole weekend of wellness and inspiration with an amazing line-up of celebrities, cover-stars, […]

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Neymar Jrs Five South Africa 2018

What Is It? For the love of soccer come and be part at this amazing event. Neymar Jr’s Five is a global five-a-side tournament bringing players from all corners of the world together to celebrate their shared passion: football (soccer). It is a fast, technical and fun competition, played in more than 60 countries, including my Neymar's […]

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GTC Happy Wanderers Night Run

What Is It? Do come and join in for some fun running. This trail run is all about adventure and good running. We can’t wait to see you there. There is both a 5 km and 10 km option, something for everyone. Make sure you bring all your friends to join in on this night […]

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Food Truck Fridays @ The Sands Sandton

What Is It? This is an event dedicated to food, glorious food! And not just any food... the goodness that comes from the best of the food trucks that have taken the city by storm. With a monthly pop-up showcase called "Food Truck Fridays," you can now find the finest trucks in one place and sample delights from various vendors instead of […]

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Speed Dating Events For The Singles In The City - October 2019

Please note: These speed dating events are only for October 2019.  Johannesburg Speed Dating at Hogshead Illovo We all know and love Hogshead Illovo. It's one of those places that can turn your frown upside down after a hectic day or week at the office. It's also a great watering hole to meet and catch […]

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Battle Of The Burbs: Linden Vs Braamfontein

When posed with the not-so-age-old question about who would win a fight between the city and the suburbs when it comes to places to hang your hat, we're on the fence. There are pros for both. First on the fight bill, it's Braamfontein and Linden. We give the facts, and you choose the winner. The City Braamfontein […]

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Spend Your Summer In Trendy Illovo At Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Wanderers

Enjoy A Trendy Summer Staycation Enjoy fine cuisine in the upmarket The Big Apple Restaurant, relax at the hotel’s poolside sundeck, sip on a refreshing cocktail in the 24-hour coffee bar or make use of the extensive in-house gym (closed on public holidays). The hotel offers superbly appointed bedrooms which boast full en-suite bathrooms with a […]

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Top Restaurants for Summer Dining

Roving Bantu Kitchen The upbeat and infectious vibe at the Roving Bantu Kitchen epitomises summer, and its food reflects the warm season too. Hearty soul food fills the menu with South African faves — from koeksisters to samp, beans and morogo. If South African summer dining is what you’re after, the Roving Bantu Kitchen is […]

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