What To Expect At The Sandton City Winter Sale

On your marks, get set, SHOP! The annual Winter Sale is finally here and offers luxury lovers and bargain hunters discounts on the hottest local and international brands. There will be home and décor items on sale for those who want to spruce up their homes, and fashion stores aplenty for fashionistas who still need to fill a few gaps in their winter wardrobes. There will also be massive savings on sportswear, cosmetics, accessories, electronics, books, gadgets, and more. With more than 300 stores, Sandton City will definitely have something for everyone! Happy shopping!

When Was It?

The annual Winter Sale takes place from Thursday, 26 July 2018 - Sunday, 05 August 2018. Trading hours are as follows:

Where Was It?

Sandton City Shopping Centre, Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Sandton, Johannesburg.

For More Information

For more information on the Winter Sale, contact the Sandton City marketing department on (011) 217 6000 or visit www.sandtoncity.com.

Also, check them out on Facebook.


If there's one restaurant that's become a staple to South Africans the country over, it'd be Panarotti's. Head to the restaurant that's big on family and big on pizza. Classical Italian cooking served just the way they do in Naples.

Mugg & Bean

Breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. No matter what you're going for, Mugg & Bean has got your back. Their food's good, their coffee's good and it's one of the best places to just hang out and read a good book. Be sure to try their soups as well – we're huge fans.

Silver Peak Spur

For authentic South African and West American food, pull in to Spur at the East Rand Mall. Nothing busts the hunger quite like their ribs and wings combo. Or perhaps you'd like to try their nachos – some of the best we've had.

Family Dining

Galaxy Bingo

How's about a night out with good food and good gaming? Galaxy Bingo at the East Rand Mall is the best place to get your bingo on. Take advantage of their awesome dinner and drink specials as well. The food is very well priced and worth the visit.


Date night or not, Ster-Kinekor at East Rand Mall is worth a visit – seeing as there are such cool movies coming out lately. Grab some popcorn, a slushi and a box of Smarties and get the show started.

Crafters Market

For the best in quirky, cute gifts and crafts head to Crafters Market and spoil yourself to something unique and interesting. If you're into creating your own crafts then check out their supplies section and get cracking on your next creative project.

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Pick n Wear

With a range of international brands available, you can get almost everything you need in your wardrobe from Pick n Wear. From Adidas, Superga, Polo to Jockey – don't miss out on their amazing sales!

Style Fabrics

If you love fashion design and creating your own clothing, get good quality fabrics you won't find anywhere else from Style Fabrics. They specialise in natural fabrics and import 100% cotton fabrics from the USA but they also stock local, traditional prints like shweshwe.

Makans Shoe Centre

Are you looking for matric dance heels, wedding heels, or just something stylish and fabulous? Well, sounds like you need to visit Makans Shoe Centre.

Status Jewellers

Status Jewellers are designers and manufacturers of gold, platinum, diamonds and silver jewellery. They are known for their craftsmanship and excellent prices. Pop in and you might just be-dazzled!


Republik is an upmarket men's clothing store. From exquisitely tailored suits, waistcoats and silk ties to blazers, brogues and Panama hats, there's serious style going on here.

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For 13 straight days Rosebank Mall, Sandton City, Nelson Mandela SquareOriental Plaza and East Rand Mall will be hosting the Joburg Shopping Festival. What better place to host a shopping festival than the spending capital of Africa? You betcha, from 28 July until 09 August selected stores at these retail centres will be participating in a city-wide celebration of low prices, great deals and awesome prizes. You can also head to Maponya Mall to be a part of the fun.

The Joburg Shopping Festival, largely inspired by the 21-year-old Dubai Shopping Festival, is fast developing into a tourism attraction for visitors from across the African continent, positioning the city and province as a convenient, budget-friendly shopping destination.

joburg shopping festival

Prizes are on offer during the awesome Joburg Shopping Festival which kicks off on 28 July. Visit these amazing venues from 28 July – 9 August and stand in line to win one of these amazing prizes: A MSC Cruise, Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Tickets, 2 x Canon bundle's from Kameraz, Dinner at The Saxon, a lovely hamper from Spec-Savers, tickets to the Soweto Wine Festival, SAA tickets, a trip on Bill Harrop's Balloon Safaris, luggage from The Matador, a get-away to Sun City, a Four Seasons spa experience and the grand prizes, a Chevy Spark and R 25,000 in cash.

Sandton City

Located on Africa’s richest square mile, Sandton City and Nelson Mandela Square offer a premium shopping and dining experience.

Rosebank Mall

The trendy Rosebank Mall is an eclectic mix of local chain stores, international brands and unique local boutiques, located in the northern suburbs.

East Rand Mall

East Rand Mall is situated only seven kilometres from South Africa's busiest airport, OR Tambo International Airport, and conveniently boasts South Africa's largest Pick n Pay Hypermarket. The centre's well-planned tenant combination includes all of South Africa's major chain stores and a host of smaller specialized stores.

Oriental Plaza

Last – but certainly not least –Joburg’s bargain treasure, Oriental Plaza, is the bulk-buying mecca for the serious retail entrepreneur. You'll find everything you're looking for here, trust us!

For More Information

Visit the JSF at www.joburgshoppingfestival.co.za. You can also Like them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter @JSF_SA and on Instagram #JoburgShopFest.

What Is It?

The Joburg Shopping Festival, which was inspired by the Dubai Shopping Festival, returns this year! For an exciting 3 days, Africa’s signature shopping event will be painting the town pink with shop-til-you-drop sales.

For Day 1 get to:

For Day 2:

And for Day 3:

Where Is It?

Sandton City, Nelson Mandela Square, Rosebank Mall, East Rand Mall and Oriental Plaza.

When Is It?

Friday, 04 May 2018 – Sunday, 06 May 2018.

How Much Is It?

The price per adult in a room is R 7 042. Just bring your wallet, and get ready to shop up a storm!

For more information

For more details on this event, click here.