Marks Park, Emmarentia, Joburg Tickets R495 to R695 at computicket.com Today from 12.30pm Joburg is, as we all know, one of the finest cities on the continent, especially at this time of year. This particular corner of the earth smiles upon all who visit it in the heart of summer. The temperate Johannesburg climate – heat wave or not – and the gorgeous green surrounds of Marks Park set the scene for today’s Jozi Summer Shine Festival, an exciting Afropolitan affair jam-packed with music and food. You can watch amazing artists, indulge in top-end whiskey and wine tasting, and enjoy awesome grub from street-food vendors. Sure to entertain are three US acts: Musiq Soulchild, Louie Vega and Tortured Soul. Local favourites The Soil, Tresor, Majozi and others complete an impressive line-up. Get there now. Abdullah Ibrahim Live, Maynardville Open-Air Theatre, Cape Town Nelson Mandela once said: “Bach, Beethoven – we’ve got better and few would disagree.” That is one heavy endorsement of Ibrahim. Come and see the great artist for yourself.
Tickets R325 to R375 at webtickets.co.za. Starts 7pm
ABDULLAH IBRAHIM LIVE