Women’s Month Events


Wathinta abafazi, wathinta imbokodo; you strike a woman you strike a rock! This Women’s Month is packed with a massive range of fabulous events, ranging from trail runs to secret, underground dinners. Choose from our list of ways to celebrate…

Women's Month

While we wholeheartedly believe that Women’s Month should be celebrated every month, we love all the events that pop up in August in their honour. With such a range of things to do, you and your girlfriends will be spoilt for choice when planning the festivities. Here’s our top picks.

Totalsports Women’s Race Joburg

Date: Thursday, 09 August 2018 from 08:00 to 12:00.

Totalsports, in partnership with Pink Drive, is dedicating their Women’s Month event to Breast Cancer Awareness and urges everyone to come out in support of those battling the disease. Choose between a 5km or 10km run with thousands of other women across the country and let’s “achieve something greater than ourselves”. Tickets cost between R80 and R120 per person. Book your spot at www.entryninja.com. For more information on this event click here.

Women's Trail Run Joburg

Women’s Month Trail Run Jo’burg

Date: Sunday, 19 August 2018 at 07:30 – 10:00.

It’s never too late to start working on those summer bodies, ladies, and this event is perfect just for that. Get ready to sweat it out with a 5, 10 or 15km trail run at Rietvlei Zoo Farm with a whole community of fabulous female runners. The more the merrier! Tickets are R80 – R160 per person, get yours here. For more information on this event, click here.

Soul Night With Anthony Hamilton

Date: Friday, 24 August 2018 and Saturday, 25 August 2018.

Soulful music and a little eye candy? Sounds like the perfect Women’s Month spoil! Get your girlfriends together and book now for a memorable night of music with the legendary Anthony Hamilton. You’ll be up on your feet and swaying to songs like Pray for Me, Best of Me, Charlene, Her Heart and many more classics. Tickets are R250 – R1 850 per person, available at Computicket.

Women's Month

SPINderella: Power Under Her Foot

Date: Saturday, 11 August 2018. 

Now here’s an out-of-the-box way to celebrate Women’s Month… Ladies also need a little bit of an adrenaline rush every now and then, and this is just where to find it! Wheelz ‘n Smoke presents SPINderella, a spinning event for women by women, created to open doors for women in motor sport. Check out the extraordinary women who burn rubber and manoeuvre supersonic vehicles for a living. Presale tickets are R80 per person, get yours here. Tickets at the gate are from R50 per child to R100 per adult.

The Zwipi Underground Bar: Secret Underground Dinner

Date: Wednesday, 8 August 2018 – Sunday, 12 August 2018.

Is the Zwipi Underground Bar real? Or is it a figment of our imagination? There’s only one way to find out for yourself. For an experience that is out of this world, round up your special somebodies and book your tickets for a night unlike any you’ve ever had. Book your spot now by emailing gerald@joburgplaces.com or send a text/whatsapp to 082 894 5216. Click here for more information.

Zwipi Underground

Tribute To Women Concert At Emmarentia Dam

Date: Thursday, 09 August 2018 at 12:00.

What better way to spend Women’s Day than by being in the presence of other phenomenal women? This debut Tribute to Women Concert boasts a star-studded, female-only line-up that includes the likes of Zonke, Mafikizolo, Lady Zamar, and Sho Madjozi. We have no doubt the ladies are going to party like there’s no Friday at this one. Tickets are R 195 – R 295 per person, get yours here! And to get more information on this event, click here!

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