[Out on the town]
Your schedule’s sorted, with plenty to do and see.
Joburg Drink up!
The Capital Craft Beer Festival is bringing old traditions and new experiences together for a day filled with lots of drinking, music and fun. Sample over 30 different beers from the country’s best microbrewers. This day out promises to be an unforgettable experience! On 11 June at the Pretoria National Botanical Gardens. Tickets are R150. For more info, visit capitalcraft.co.za.
King of POP
His talent was undeniable, so fans of the late great Michael Jackson will be delighted to learn that Forever Jackson – Europe’s number-one Jackson show direct from London – will be performing from 1-19 June at the Joburg Theatre. Fans can expect pure pop magic that includes electrifying dance moves, special effects and all the hits we just worship. Book tickets via webtickets.co.za.
We’ve all got those pieces hanging in our wardrobes that are still waiting to be worn (but never will be), but fret not: your designer buys will never go to waste! From 3-5 June, Vintage with Love is hosting their annual fashion sale at the Forum Campus in Bryanston, with all proceeds going to educational charities. It’s a fabulous cause! For more info, visit vintagewithlove.co.za.
Durban Step by step
It has a reputation as being the world’s toughest dance show, where dancers are hand-picked to embrace the exciting style of Latin American dance. Catch these “rebels of ballroom” in Burn the Floor: Fire in the Ballroom,
where fiery ballroom performances are met with contemporary sounds, from Christina Aguilera to Santana. We can guarantee that the show will definitely leave you wanting more! On 8-19 June at the izulu Theatre. Book your tickets and find info at computicket.com.
Whether you’re a believer or not, Ripley’s
Believe It or Not and all its oddities are coming to the Galleria Arbour Town on 3-26 June. The exhibition is built with 18 individually themed display pods containing all sorts of weird and wonderful subjects. Entry is free. For info, visit ripleys.com/south-africa-tour.
They like black and all things eerie, but now this quirky family is dealing with a dilemma when Wednesday Addams falls in love with a normal boy! To find out how this ends, book now for the Addams Family comedic play on from 28 June-3 July at The Natal Playhouse. If you’re creepy and you’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, book your tickets via computicket.com.
WORK of ART Wedding Bells
Who needs a wedding planner when everything you could ever want for your special day is all under one roof? From dresses and stationery to flowers and caterers, The Wedding Expo has it all. Looking for top decor experts and photographers? The Fashion Theatre workshops offer the best expertise. On from 11-12 June at the CTICC. For more information, visit wedding-expo.co.za.
TROVE of Creativity
Kamersvol Geskenke will be returning to the historic Castle of Good Hope from 1-5 June. Grab your friends and family and be sure to visit! It promises to be a design explosion of craft, food markets and exciting new ideas. For tickets and more information, visit kamersvol.com. The Hermanus Fynarts is a not-to-be-missed event. This eclectic affair has a mix of visual and performing arts, and is taking place from 10-19 June at the Dutch Reformed Church. Book your tickets via webtickets.co.za.