Doringrosie – Die Slapende Skone
Doringrosie: Die Slapende Skone 5 May - 14 June 2017 Vanaf 5 MEI tot 4 JUNIE leef die fantasie-wêreld van sprokies en romanse weereens by EMPERORS PALACE, waar die klassieke verhaal van Die Slapende Skone op die verhoog uitspeel as ’n splinternuwe Afrikaanse pantomime, DORINGROSIE.
Easter Eggsplorer Egg Hunt 2017
Date: 15 - 16 March 2017 Come along and join our Easter Egg Trail and hunt for the giant Easter eggs that the Easter Bunny has hidden in the Gardens! The Easter Bunny has been super busy finding the best hiding places for his giant treasures and it’s up to you to help us find them…
Date: 25 - 26 March 2017 Bigger and better than ever, NickFest will welcome thousands of kids and families to The TicketPro Dome in Johannesburg on 25 and 26 March for an amazing weekend of music and family fun, packed with entertainment, activities, events and experiences for all ages.
Hollard Daredevil Run 2017
Date: 24 March 2017 A 5K run with a difference that makes a difference. It takes balls to run through peak-hour traffic wearing nothing but a Speedo. But, it’s all worth it. Why? Because cancer doesn’t choose age, colour or body shape. It impacts everyone – in fact, 1 in 6 South African men are affected by it in their lifetimes.
The Rand Show 2017
Date: 14 - 23 April 2017 Not called “Joburg’s Biggest Day Out’ for nothing, the Rand Show is set to be the most spectacular event on the calendar this year. Boasting attendance figures of over 200 000, there are hundreds of reasons why the Rand Show is such a success. It’s the only place where you can admire the might of the SANDF, stare in wonder at trail bikers performing gravity-defying stunts and get up close and personal with some seriously adorable farm animals.
MAD HATTER’S PICNIC
Date: 8 April 2017 All is not quite what it seems as a white rabbit, a mad Hatter and a little girl called Alice host a most unusual tea party. The Mad Hatters’ Tea Party is one of the most famous scenes from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. We invite young and old to put on their maddest hat and come to the Mad Hatters’ Tea Party, most certainly one of our most popular #PiPs!
Drive-In : Johannesburg South
Date: 29 April 2017 If you’re too young to remember the old days of drive-in movies, here’s your chance to find out what all the fuss is about. Watching a drive-in movie just makes the whole experience more enjoyable. Drive-In is a brand new outdoor cinema that sets up shop in a different location around Gauteng every month. Their next screening takes place at Rietvlei Zoo Farm on Saturday 29 April 2017.
The Great Moscow Circus
The Great Moscow Circus Date: 31 March 2017 - 9 April 2017 Ever wanted to run away and join the circus? Well here’s your chance! The Great Moscow Circus is coming to Carnival City at the end of March and, even if you decide to keep your day job, you’ll get to see some of the world’s best circus performers in action.
Date: 26 February 2017 On the last Sunday of every month, pop along to Chris Saunders Park near Umhlanga for the Wonder Market. With a wealth of food, crafts and treasures on offer, it's the perfect place to while your Sunday away.
Date: 2 - 5 March 2017 Hobby-X is celebrating 20 years of showcasing the latest products and trends in crafts and hobbies. This year Hobby-X Johannesburg will be taking place from the 2 - 5 March at the Ticketpro Dome in Randburg. Whether you're into papercraft, mosaics, scrapbooking, card-making, beading, woodworking or any other craft under the sun, you'll find everything you need at Hobby-X Johannesburg. There'll also be hand-on workshops and the latest craft books and magazines.
Date: 31 August - 3 September Hobby-X is back for another fabulous exhibition to inspire all the hobby and craft enthusiasts in Pretoria. From the 31st of August to the 3rd of September, make your way to the Heartfelt Arena to explore all the latest crafting trends, supplies and equipment available. From scrap-booking and jewelry-making to woodworking you'll find it all at Hobby-Z Pretoria.
Date: 11 February 2017 The Horses for Causes charity race lets you enjoy a grand day out while supporting a number of good causes. Taking place at the Kenilworth Racecourse, general access is free, but you’re encouraged to book a VIP table which gives you an excellent view of the racecourse and a gourmet meal. You can also take some time to see all of the charities showcasing their work in the Vineyard Oval Market. The race takes place on 11 February 2017 don't miss it!
Date: 3 March - 28 May See your favourite characters at the Transformers Animatronics exhibition taking place at Emperor's Palace from 3 March to 28 May 2017. This world-class exhibition includes 12 animated Transformers (including Optimus Prime, Megatron , Bumblebee and the Rescue Bots) alongside 9 sculptures made from wrecked cars. Fans of comics, television series and movies can now immerse themselves in the world of the Transformers with this unique and imaginative exhibition.