Diary January highlights
Happy New Year! 1:
1–31: Visit the brand-new Suncoast Barnyard Theatre in Durban for a rock and roll circus show. Big Top Rock features live music, aerial acts and dance. Get tickets from R130; call 031 940 0500 or go to barnyardtheatre.co.za.
1–31: The Alex Hamilton Studio Gallery in Woodstock, Cape Town hosts a solo exhibition by resident artist Alex Hamilton called “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World”. The works investigate the traditional view on beauty through alternative portraiture. Call 021 447 2396 or visit alexhamilton.co.za.
1–31: Visit Stellenbosch Hills for the Fizz & Fudge Summer Pairing. For just R40 per person, a duo of Polkadraai bubblies can be sampled with fudge created by Basilei Handcrafted Confectionary. To book, call 021 881 3828 or check out stellenbosch-hills.co.za.
3–7: Catch the breathtakingly beautiful bubble magic show at the Sun Arena at Time Square,
Pretoria. This world-class act is in SA for the first time, so be sure not to miss it! Get tickets from R120 on webtickets.co.za; go to billionsbubbleshow.co.za.
4–5: The L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Racing Festival promises two days of racing, stylish attire and top entertainment at the Kenilworth Racecourse in
Cape Town. For ticket options and costs, visit lqp.co.za or call 021 874 9023 for more info. February issue of Home on sale. 14: 26: Pop in at Market @ The Sheds in Pretoria for local art, design, food and the best live music. Visit marketatthesheds.co.za for more details. 26: Spend your Saturday outdoors at the Summer Picnic Concert at Overhex Winery & Bistro in Worcester. Spoegwolf will keep you entertained while you enjoy a delicious picnic. Tickets (incl picnic) cost R250 per person; call 023 347 5012. 27: Join the fun at PinkDay ODI at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Sandton in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. Tickets are available at ticketpros.co.za; for details, call 011 340 1500 or visit pinkday.co.za.