An easy entertainment option is to gather the family, grab a few snacks and slushies, and get your tickets to see one of the latest movies on circuit at a cinema near you. Wondering what's showing at your nearest movie cinema? Click here to take a look at March's latest releases. There's something for everyone, ranging across a variety of genres including animations for families and children, comedies to tickle your funny bone, sci-fi movies that'll teleport you into another world, thrillers that'll have you sitting on the edge of your seat.
In need of a well-deserved break that's not too far away from home? Then why not consider going glamping near the city? We know if a few lovely places where you can enjoy the sights and sounds of nature while camping without giving up the luxuries such as a hot shower and a super comfy bed! All destinations are within driving distance from our beloved city, all you have to decide is how far you're willing to drive to enjoy a quick escape away from the bustle of everyday life.
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Enjoy gardening and have a Green Thumb? then why not visit the Lifestyle Garden Home Centre in Randburg? There are so many things to see and do at this lovely and lush centre on a sunny Sunday afternoon. Their annual Lifestyle Garden Design Show is currently on, offering visitors the opportunity to view and get inspiration from eight different and beautiful garden spaces and setups throughout the centre. You can view this show from March through to the end May, and entry is FREE. Other than that, there's plenty of retail therapy, foodie spots, entertainment for the little ones and more.
There is nothing better than enjoying the stunning views of the city while dining with your loved ones. If this sounds like the perfect way to spend time with your family and friends, then be sure to book your seats for Sky Dining at Higher Grounds Restaurant in Bryanston! This is a unique dining experience that you most definitely do not want to miss. You can book either a champagne breakfast or a divine plated lunch or dinner while sitting high up in the sky and admiring the panoramic views of Sandton and beyond. Click here to view their upcoming dates for the months of March, April and May 2021.
In case you missed it, Human Rights Day takes place on Sunday, 21 March 2021. That means that Monday is a public holiday! So, if you're looking for something to do to honour and commemorate this day, take a look at this handful of Human Rights Day events for 2021. Do keep in mind that we are still in the middle of a pandemic, so be sure to practice all COVID-19 safety protocols and precautions where necessary.
Joburg offers plenty of gems to explore and experience, and one of the many that you most definitely need to add to your to-do list this March is visiting the World Heritage Site of Maropeng – Cradle of Humankind. Other than the Sterkfontein Caves that are millions of years old and the interesting and educational Maropeng Visitor Centre filled with ancient artifacts and fossils, this centre offers accommodation perfect for the quick weekend getaway, dining with a few, and more.
Offering a wealth of activities for each and every member of your family, the Big Red Barn is a must-visit if you happen to be visiting Centurion, Pretoria, during the month of March. Here, you can spend the afternoon tackling an obstacle course at the on-site Acrobranch, taking in the scenic tracks through a forest at the Cycle Park, tuck into a delicious brunch at the Red Barn Café, and even take a stroll and shop up a storm at the Irene Village Market (every first and last Saturday of the month). Click here to find out what else you can do at this fun-filled destination.