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9 - 11 November 2018
Entertainment
Events
Johannesburg
Accessibility
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Overview
WWhisky Live is an annual festival that focuses on whisky and its culture. It attracts approximately 20 000 people and offers a range of whisky tasting events year-round to suit every palate – from the “just curious” newcomer to the seasoned connoisseur, there is something for everyone. Whisky Live is celebrated in Cape Town, Pretoria and Durban - traditionally held in the first six months of the year. The world’s biggest event of its kind, the Whisky Live Festival is held annually in November in Sandton. This event is a whisky extravaganza in the truest sense of the word, with more than 10 000 people visiting the festival over three nights to sample new whiskies and purchase gift packs ahead of the festive season rush. Tickets go on sale from 1 October 2017

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Good Food & Wine Show

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Good Food & Wine Show

The Good Food & Wine Show is Africa’s largest culinary event, and this year it has been rebranded and launched with a new theme – “Fresh”, which is the golden thread tying everything in the show together. The show’s narrative is a unique interpretation of the prevailing global obsession with sustainability and a healthier planet, and it’s inspired by the global trend for urban farming and the gradual urbanisation of rural contexts. This is being driven by a worldwide foodie revolution and a desire to grow local and eat fresh. The Good Food & Wine Show offers an exciting range of FRESH foodie experiences, of which seven components comprise themes that awaken the senses: tasting, seeing, smelling, feeling and hearing. These sensory experiences will challenge you to refresh your view of good food and wine, and the worlds around them. The golden thread of “Fresh”, is represented throughout the Johannesburg show, and is expressed through innovative culinary experiences, a variety of themes and programmes, and an impressive selection of chefs. Dates: CAPE TOWN: 2 - 4 JUNE 2018 JOHANNESBURG: 28 - 30 JULY 2017 DURBAN: 27 - 29 OCTOBER 2017

Africa Travel INDABA

Africa Travel INDABA

A range of Southern Africa’s’ best tourism products while attracting international buyers and media from all corners of the world. INDABA is the largest tourism marketing event on the African calendar and one of the top three “must-visit” events of its kind. INDABA is owned by South African Tourism and has won the awards for Africa’s best travel and tourism show. This award was presented by the Association of World Travel Awards. Exhibitors include provincial authorities, provincial products and African countries. At the Durban ICC (International Convention Centre), exhibitor categories include accommodation, tour operators, game lodges, transport, online travel, media publications and industry associations. Outdoor exhibitors include transport, camping and safari companies. INDABA has a dedicated following of local and international media that provides extensive coverage of the exhibition for the local and international markets through radio, television, newspaper and dedicated travel publications.

Soweto Wine & Lifesytle Festival

Soweto Wine & Lifesytle Festival

The Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival is a must-attend festival in Soweto. The show exhibits a combination of wine, travel destinations, food and lifestyle products. This festival is the hub for the country’s finest innovators, bringing together winemakers, artisanal chefs, designers, crafters and entrepreneurs for a three-day cultural experience, unique to Soweto. The festival was originally designed to bring Cape wines into Johannesburg’s largest township, Soweto – which is known for its trendsetting values and people – to expose this magnificent movement to the country’s oldest, unique wine etiquettes and cultures. Come and experience the best wines the Cape has to offer; check out travel retailers with a huge choice of holidays and weekends away; indulge in a wide selection of gastronomies to suit all tastes from top restaurants, local bistros and food vendors; and enjoy music from Soweto’s famous set.

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Standard Bank Joy of Jazz

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Standard Bank Joy of Jazz

The Standard Bank Joy of Jazz is held in Johannesburg each year, and showcases 35 performances on four stages in three days. It’s an initiative that seeks to contribute to social cohesion, economic growth and cultural tourism. The Joy of Jazz Festival presents a diverse range of jazz styles inclusive of the giants of jazz and the upcoming young artists. There is something for everyone in the line-up every year, which is truly inspirational. The show promises to bring audiences some exciting and innovative collaborations this year.

RMB WineX Wine Festival

RMB WineX Wine Festival

The RMB WineX Festival is an annual event that is not to be missed be any wine connoisseur. It showcases a wide range of brands, boutique wines, crystal stemware and more. The undisputed festival of choice for the discerning wine consumer, the RMB WineX Wine Festival celebrates the “art of wine”. The show boasts the greatest selection of South Africa's top cellars under one roof, together with an exciting array of newcomers, boutique producers and garagistes – all who have one thing in common, they are all passionate about fermented grapes. RMB WineX is the wine happening of the year, where winemakers divulge expert knowledge to an attentive audience and Jozi wine lovers meet to socialise over a glass of good wine. Additionally, visitors can get handy tips and learn the latest in winemaking trends. There are also plenty of products that are available for purchasing – from gadgets, olives and oils, imported decanters, design coolers, artisanal cheeses and storage systems. 

Open-top bus tours in Johannesburg

Open-top bus tours in Johannesburg

The open-top bus tours run all day, every day, with on-board commentary, 12 fascinating stops and easy access to all the attractions.

Party the night away at top South African nightclubs

Party the night away at top South African nightclubs

South Africa has a vibrant nightlife and all the major cities offer something different.

Johannesburg City Hall Steps - Stand with activists and resistance fighters.

Johannesburg City Hall Steps - Stand with activists and resistance fighters.

The City Hall steps in Johannesburg have seen many protest meetings and people including Nelson Mandela speaking from them.

A symbol of peace and a token of reconciliation, a piece of the Berlin Wall in Cape Town

A symbol of peace and a token of reconciliation, a piece of the Berlin Wall in Cape Town

Cape Town, the only city in Africa that is home to an enduring symbol of the cold war, the Berlin Wall.

V&A Waterfront

V&A Waterfront

The V&A Waterfront, Cape Town - Shopping in the shadow of the mountain

Jozi’s historical transport hub - Park Station

Jozi’s historical transport hub - Park Station

The Johannesburg Park Station is located between the Central Business District and Braamfontein and is the largest railway station in Africa.

Mandela Theatre-The Joburg Theatre is set for drama!

Mandela Theatre-The Joburg Theatre is set for drama!

The Joburg Theatre offers world-class entertainment in a world-class city.

Soweto Bicycle Tours

Soweto Bicycle Tours

Experience vibrant Soweto with a bicycle tour through the neighborhood.

Djala Nje Yeoville Tours - Explore the urban jungle that is Johannesburg

Djala Nje Yeoville Tours - Explore the urban jungle that is Johannesburg

Dlala Nje Tours aim to dispel notions about little visited parts of Joburg such as Yeoville and Hillbrow by showcasing the vibrancy and culture of these areas.

Church Square - Explore one of the oldest gathering places in Pretoria.

Church Square - Explore one of the oldest gathering places in Pretoria.

Church Square dates back to 1855 and was a meeting place for all sorts of people. It is also the site of Mandela’s treason trial.

Alexandra heritage precinct - Historic and iconic

Alexandra heritage precinct - Historic and iconic

Explore the Alexandra Heritage Precinct, a moving testament to Mandela’s strength.

Feed your appetite for Joburg’s culture and history with Past Experiences tours.

Feed your appetite for Joburg’s culture and history with Past Experiences tours.

Feed your appetite for Joburg’s culture and history with Past Experiences tours.

The Saxon Hotel - Snuggle into all that the Saxon has to offer.

The Saxon Hotel - Snuggle into all that the Saxon has to offer.

Beneath the warm and tree-lined Johannesburg skies you’ll find the City of Gold’s luxurious Saxon Hotel.

Florida Road, Durban (1)

Florida Road, Durban (1)

Prepare yourself for the vibrant buzz in Florida Road that starts in the early morning when the sidewalk cafes on this bustling street form the meeting point for friends, colleagues and shoppers alike.

Museum Africa - Take a journey through Africa’s rich heritage

Museum Africa - Take a journey through Africa’s rich heritage

Visit Museum Africa, Johannesburg’s social and cultural history museum and journey back into the glory years of the African continent’s past.

Mandela Rhodes Hotel - Old world glamour meets new age charm at the Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa

Mandela Rhodes Hotel - Old world glamour meets new age charm at the Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa

Old world glamour meets new age charm at the Mandela Rhodes Place Hotel & Spa

Nelson Mandela Square – An urban tribute to a universal icon

Nelson Mandela Square – An urban tribute to a universal icon

Nelson Mandela Square – An urban tribute to a universal icon in the heart of Sandton, Johannesburg.

Fantastic views from Africa’s highest building - Carlton Centre

Fantastic views from Africa’s highest building - Carlton Centre

Fantastic views from Africa’s highest building - Carlton Centre

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