Support our struggling football team in Soweto or catch some Salsa in Durban. Phumlani S Langa has all this and more in the gig guide like no other.
Jose Cuervo Seize The City
Secret Venue Johannesburg
October 14, 7pm
Free entry, register at seizethecity.com
I was at this event last year and it was one of the most memorable parties I have been to. Only 300 tickets are available so act right now and get one.
Gone Too Soon
The Lyric at Gold Reef City
October 20 and 21
R150 to R280 at goldreefcity.co.za
A fabulous tribute to the legends we all loved, who died way before their time, but live on through their timeless music. The show will delight audiences old and young as they celebrate the powerhouse singers who became legends through their music in the past few decades. Be transported on an unforgettable journey of pure nostalgia and heart-warming moments as homage is paid to a diverse selection of some of the greats, including Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Freddie Mercury, Luther Vandross.
October 20 to 21, 8am
R100 to R150 at computicket.com
Are you a fan of all things on two wheels? If you are then this will be a day of fun and thrills. Test your skills in a variety of challenges and courses designed to boost your bike-riding expertise.
Festival of Congo
The Glen Venue
October 20, 2pm
R200 to R250 at webtickets.co.za
How much do you know about Congolese culture? This event is an ode to all things Congo, the food, people, dance and music.
Restaurant Week: Spring Edition
Various venues in Pretoria
Until November 4
R200 to R500 at restaurantweek.co.za
A few exclusive eateries will prepare a special spring menu for you to enjoy. Enjoy meals at establishments such as 16th Lintel Restaurant, Black Bamboo and Carbon Bistro.
KWV Food & Wine Pairing
October 18, 6.30pm
R300 at bloscafe.co.za
The cover charge is per person but it includes a three-course meal carefully paired with the best KWV wine.
FOOD AND DRINK
Kasi Food ’n Drink Festival
FNB Soccer City Stadium
October 20, 11am
R90 to R150 at computicket.com
This festival has been around for four years now and things are only getting bigger and better. So, for a taste of local cuisine and celebrated beverages, get tickets now. The line-up includes Lady Zamar, DJ Fresh, Sho Madjozi and Skwatta Kamp.
Bafana Bafana vs Seychelles
October 13, 3pm
R50 at computicket.com
Pull up to Soccer City and support this team of ours; heaven knows they need all the help they can get.
Ekasi Tech Fest & Gaming Expo 2018
Dlamini Multi-Purpose Centre
October 18 to 20, 8am to 6pm
A platform for entrepreneurs, policymakers, key industry players and the community to engage on issues relating to the transformation and revitalisation of the township economy through technology. Expect an exhibition of the latest technology developments, discussion panels and gaming.
. For more info or to exhibit, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Air Salsa
Suncoast Casino, Hotels and Entertainment
Until October 20, 3pm
Ever wanted to master the fun and energetic salsa? Turn up this Saturday for some afternoon fun and learn how to dance at no cost.
Alice (in Wonderland)
The Playhouse Company October 14, 12pm and 3pm
R150 at computicket.com
Take a trip down the rabbit hole as this fantasy world of floating cats and mad hatters hits the stage.
Cape Town International Film Market and Festival
Nu Metro, V&A Waterfront
Until October 19
R50 at webtickets.co.za
The core focus of this festival is to strengthen African film and transform the African industry. This year is no different. Using collaboration and creativity this festival is the perfect place for film heads to meet, rub shoulders and, of course, enjoy some good cinema.