Joburg really does have something on offer for everyone. From cafe culture to guided walks and wine festivals to fun-days for charity, the weeks ahead ar stacked with boredom beating happenings.
Walk a mile for a million
FORA is holding a ‘Walk a Mile for a Million’ fun day and pet walk, where guests will be asked to donate to walk their pets at the popular Walkhaven pet park. The day will feature stalls, prize auctions, bands, great food, dog shows and loads of other fun to keep you and the family happy.
Venue: Walkhaven, Plot 77, Zwartkop, Johannesburg
Date: Saturday, 21st of November, 2009 at 08h30 for 09h30
Entrance: R20 for a car
Walk: R50 per person (first doggie free) and R10 a dog thereafter
Johannesburg Hiking Club
When last did you go for a good walk out in nature and appreciate all the beauty which surrounds us every day? The Johannesburg Hiking Club plans hikes through stunning terrain combined with informative talks
The Kitchen Bar at the Design Quarter will be transformed into a venue that evokes Italian flair and sidewalk café culture, with patrons feeling as if they have been transported right into the heart of Italy.
Venue: Design Quarter, Leslie Avenue, Fourways
Date: Weekends from Friday, 13th of November, 2009 to Sunday, 6th of December, 2009
Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Festival
Hosted by the French Chamber of Commerce, the festival annually attracts lovers of fine French tradition and wines and is well known as one of the most festive French parties of the year.
Venue: Melrose Square in Melrose Arch
Date: Thursday, 19th of November, 2009
Cost: R350 or R450