We’ve taken it upon ourselves to round up the best events that are happening in Joburg in September (aka Spring Month!). Don’t forget to enter our competition to be kept up to date on what’s going on in Joburg and stand a chance to WIN an amazing hot air balloon safari trip!
Joburg Shopping Festival
Who doesn’t love a good deal? Four of the best shopping centres in our city will have hundreds of specials on offer so get your credit cards ready!
When: 24 September – 03 October 2015.
Where: Eastgate Shopping Centre, Oriental Plaza, Rosebank Mall, Sandton City.
Life In Color South Africa
The world’s biggest paint party is coming to Joburg! Expect performers, contortionists and acrobats at this sure-to-be-spectacular event!
When: 5 September 2015.
Where: JHB Expo Centre, Nasrec.
Take A Hike … In Magaliesburg
Lace up your hiking boots and enjoy being in nature. There are so many great eateries on that side of town so you can reward yourself with a fantastic lunch afterwards! How about the Hennops Hiking Trail?
When: whenever you want! But be sure to make a booking first.
Where: S 25°47’53.173″ E 27°59’23.574″
Hot Air Balloon Trip – Bill Harrop’s “Original” Balloon Safaris
Drift majestically in a hot air balloon over the Magalieburg range. This is, truely, a bucket list experience.
When: Whenever you are feeling adventurous
Running with a bunch of other people makes getting your body summer-ready so much more bearable! Park Runs happen at a range of parks and are only 5kms!
Where: a park near you!
Hop On (And Off) The Joburg City Bus
A whirlwind of sightseeing awaits. These topless busses are so much fun – they will take you all around Joburg in a flash!
When: book a seat and you’re good to go.
Where: starting points vary.
Taste Of Joburg
A restaurant festival like no other! This one is for all the foodies out there. Joburg’s best restaurants will have special menus for you to try. Come hungry!
When: 24 – 27 September 2015.
Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz
This annual jazz festival is now in its 18th year and will feature only the best international and local jazz heavyweights.
When: 24 – 26 September 2015.
Where: Sandton Convention Centre.
A run where you’ll cross the finish line covered in colours! This fun 5km run will end in a party, complete with DJs, local acts and delicious food and drinks!
When: 20 September 2015.
Where: Roosevelt High School, Emmarentia Dam.
Soweto Wine Festival
Attention all wine lovers! The Soweto Wine Festival will have some of the finest wines under one roof for you to enjoy!
When: 4 – 6 September 2015.
Where: Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication, Kliptown, Soweto.