Your Easter Guide To The City – 2019


It’s that time of the year again. Scavenging for Easter eggs, enjoying a delicious Easter Sunday lunch with your loved ones and taking a minibreak from our usual routine. You guessed it – Easter is here! And if you haven’t planned a special weekend for you, your family and friends, don’t worry. Our Easter guide has everything from family-friendly events, getaways and Sunday lunch treats.

Easter Village

Easter Egg Hunts & Fun

Silverstar Easter Fun

Date: 19 – 22 April 2019

Don’t miss out on all the Easter Fun on The Square at Silverstar! There will be plenty of family entertainment, including a roller rink, a game zone, a face painter, a balloon sculptor, and of course, Easter egg hunts! The Easter Bunny will also be making a special visit at the Fun Zone to hand out some Easter eggs. Kids can also enjoy a state-of-the-art high definition outdoor screen, which will be showcasing some fun kiddies movies on the Square. Other fun activities include sand art, ceramic painting as well as loads of prizes up for grabs throughout the weekend.

Easter Egg Hunt At The Weekend Market JHB

Date: Saturday, 20 April 2019

Easter isn’t Easter without an Easter egg hunt! So, if you’re looking to treat your kids to loads of chocolatey fun, then don’t miss out on the Easter Egg Hunt at the Weekend Market JHB. There will also be loads of egg-cellent entertainment for all ages and rides to keep the little ones busy at Kids World.

Easter Joy At Emerald Resort & Casino

Date: Sunday, 21 April 2019

Emerald Resort & Casino is going all out this Easter weekend with plenty of family fun for all ages! Parents, unwind and take a relaxing stroll through the Emerald Easter Sunday Market while the kids have a blast hunting for moreish chocolate eggs at the Easter egg hunt. And if you would like to experience the Animal World residents by night, don’t miss the Easter Night Walk. There’s definitely something for everyone at this exciting hot spot in the Vaal.

For more Easter events happening around the city this year, click here.

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Easter Sunday Lunches Around The City

Easter High Tea at The Michelangelo

To celebrate Easter in decadence and style, be sure to make your way to the well-known The Michelangelo in Sandton for a stunning Easter High Tea that’s sure to delight your senses and treat your taste buds. For enquiries regarding the menu and bookings, you can contact Ellen Kunene on 011 282 7463 or email michbanq1@legacyhotels.co.za. But hurry, space is limited. Booking is essential.

  • Date: Monday, 22 April 2019 from 13:00 –16:00
  • Cost: R355 per person
  • Venue: The Michelangelo, Nelson Mandela Square, 135 West Street, Sandton, Johannesburg.

Easter Sunday Lunch at Casalinga

How about enjoying an Easter Sunday lunch out in the country? Sounds rather peaceful, doesn’t it? Tuck into a delicious treat at Casalinga, which will include loads of Easter favourites such as homemade, oven-baked bread; traditional Italian parma ham; potato dumplings in a creamy truffle sauce; prime beef fillet and a mouthwatering selection of delectable desserts. And, to delight the children, there will be an Easter egg adventure hunt and a jumping castle for their enjoyment. Booking is essential, so contact them on 011 957 2612 or enquiries@casalinga.co.za.

  • Date: Sunday, 21 April 2019
  • Cost: R550 per adult and R180 per child under 10
  • Venue: Casalinga, Rocky Ridge Road, Muldersdrift.

Easter Weekend Specials at Stonehaven On Vaal

If you’re looking to get out of the city this Easter, we know just the place. Stonehaven on Vaal are going all-out with the Easter celebrations this year! All weekend long, they have awesome Easter Weekend Specials that you and your family don’t want to miss. For the kids, there will be Easter egg hunts, all-day complimentary children’s activities, a colouring competition and a dedicated kiddies menu. And for the whole family, there’s a wide selection of feasts to choose from, whether you would like to stay on land or upon the Vaal River with their cruising buffets. Booking is essential, you can contact them on 016 982 2951/2 or info@stonehaven.co.za.

  • Date: Friday, 19 April 2019 – Monday, 22 April 2019.
  • Cost: From R86.80 to R423.50
  • Venue: Stonehaven on Vaal, next to Baddrift Bridge, Vaal River, Vanderbijlpark.

For more Easter lunches around Joburg this year, click here.

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Easter Escapes

African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel

At the African Pride Melrose Arch Hotel, they never settle for anything less than extraordinary. Located within the sought-after Melrose Arch precinct, not only will you get to indulge in five-star luxury, world-class service and relaxation to the max, but you’ll also be within close proximity to some of the best retail opportunities, restaurants and nightlife entertainment in the city.

Website: www.protea.marriott.com

Tel: 011 214 6666

Email: africanpride.melrosearch@marriott.com 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/africanpridehotels (@africanpridehotels)

Twitter: twitter.com/aphotels (APHotels)

Address: 1 Melrose Square, Melrose Arch, Johannesburg

African Pride Irene Country Lodge

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city by retreating to the tranquil and beautiful African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection for a weekend out in the countryside. This picturesque setting is the perfect place to unwind, relax, indulge a little and spend quality time with your loved ones. Don’t miss out on their exclusive offers this Easter.

Website: www.irenecountrylodge.co.za

Tel: 012 667 6464

Email: lodge@irenecountrylodge.co.za

Social media: FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

De Hoek Country Hotel

Eggs-cape the city and enjoy a weekend away in the countryside at De Hoek Country Hoek. They have a lovely Easter weekend getaway lined up complete with Easter egg hunts, a special visit from the Easter Bunny, a delectable family picnic lunch along with a gin and wine tasting and some spa pampers for mom and dad. Make sure you book your room ASAP as space is limited.

Website: www.dehoek.com

Tel: 014 577 9600

Email: reservations@dehoek.com

Social media: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Emerald Resort & Casino

Make like the Easter bunny and hop out of the bustling city to enjoy and celebrate this special time with the family at Emerald Resort & Casino. This fun and exciting destination doesn’t only offer an awesome getaway spot for both young and old, but also loads of Easter fun. Book now!

Website: www.emeraldcasino.co.za

Tel: 016 982 8000

Email: info@emeraldcasino.co.za

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Emerald.Resort.Casino

Address: 777 Frikkie Meyer Boulevard, Vanderbijlpark, Johannesburg

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Happy Easter, Joburg!

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