Events To Look Forward To In The First Quarter Of 2020

It's a new year, a new decade and time to party! Check out what events to look forward to in 2020.

Festival

January

Bridal Expo Hosted At Oakfield Farm

Brides-to-be, find all the wedding inspiration you need at the Bridal Expo, hosted at Oakfield Farm.

The expo is a great opportunity to find everything you need for your dream day. Expect wedding inspiration, great food, live entertainment and fantastic prizes to be won at the fashion show each day.

When Is It?

Saturday, 25 January 2020 – Sunday, 26 January 2020.

Where Is It?

Oakfield Farm, Beyers Naudé Drive, Krugersdorp, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R50 – R100 per person, get your tickets here.

Bridal Expo

Francois Van Coke Live at Die Blou Hond

South Africa’s very own rock star is back again and rocking into 2020 with an awesome live performance. Don’t miss out on Francois Van Coke Live at Die Blou Hond.

This promises to be an awesome experience.

When Is It?

Wednesday, 29 January 2020.

Where Is It?

Die Blou Hond, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R200 – R400 per person, get your tickets here.

Show ticket: R200 per person

Meal ticket: R400 per person. (Meal ticket includes welcome drink, popcorn, buffet dinner, dessert, snacks, coffee and tea.)

O-week

It’s that time of the year again. O-week is coming to the Jolly Roger this January.

Keep an eye out for artist announcements, competitions and specials.

When Is It?

Monday, 27 January 2020 – Sunday, 02 February 2020.

Where Is It?

The Jolly Roger, Hatfield, 285 Lynnwood Road, Hatfield, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets prices are not announced yet, keep an eye out here.

O-Week

February

Intercare Classic Road Race 

Rated as one of the top ten half marathons in South Africa, the Intercare Classic Road Race is a must!

ENTRIES:
Pre-entries are available for 21.1km, 10km and 5km online and at selected sports shops. The first 1000 online entries for all distances will receive a goodie bag. There will also be numerous spot prizes and prize givings.

Late entries for 21.1km, 10km and 5km are available at Rietondale Park on the following dates:
31 January at 13:00-17:30
1 February at 04:30-06:00

When Is It?

Saturday, 01 February 2020 at 6:00.

Where Is It?

Rietondale Park, Soutpansberg Road, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Get more information here.

Intercare Classic Road Race

Joshua na die Reën

Don’t miss the spectacular show, Joshua na die Reën.

The show includes Sunday Lunch at Kleinkaap. There is no better combination than good food and good music.

When Is It?

Sunday, 02 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Kleinkaap Boutique Hotel, 87 Jim van der Merwe Road, Clubview, Centurion, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R280 per person, get your ticket here.

Joshua

The Hunter’s Green Room

Hunter’s is at it again! They are bringing an experience you do not want to miss with The Hunter’s Green Room.

Expect to see performances from DJ Doowap, Easy Freak and the Refresha Squad. Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to party.

When Is It?

Saturday, 08 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Market @ The Sheds, 381 Helen Joseph Street, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Get your ticket here.

The Hunter's Green Room

Lilo Pop Up Waterpark And Music Festival

The creators of Lentedag proudly present Lilo Pop Up Waterpark and Music Festival.

With over 16 acts on three live stages and water games and activities, it’s going to be a splashing affair with lots of good music and fun.

When Is It?

Saturday, 15 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Maritimo Sports Ground, 358 Ritchard Street, Hatfield, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets cost R80 – R140 per person, get your tickets here.

Lighthouse Festival 2020

Experience another unforgettable year with Lighthouse Festival 2020.

This experience is not to be missed!

When Is It?

Saturday, 22 February 2020.

Where Is It?

And Club, 39a Gwi Gwi Mrwebi Street, Newtown, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

For tickets, register here.

Bands For Bricks 2

It’s going to be a magical experience at Bands For Bricks 2. Their lineup includes Klopjag, Ddisselblom, Die Melktert Komissie, Ndlovu Youth Choir and many more.

With every ticket you purchase, you will receive a R500 Police Eyewear voucher, redeemable at any Spec-Savers in South Africa. Terms and Conditions apply.

When Is It?

Saturday, 22 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Sun Arena at Time Square, 209 Aramist Avenue, Menlyn, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets cost R150 per person, get your ticket here.

Original Kleinkaap GinFest 2020

The Kleinkaap Boutique Hotel is bringing back the best gins in the city with the Original Kleinkaap GinFest 2020.

Enjoy some good music, ambience and gin.

You will receive a complimentary glass and two tasting tokens with your ticket.

Bring chairs and picnic blankets.

When Is It?

Saturday, 29 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Kleinkaap Boutique Hotel, 87 Jim van der Merwe Road, Clubview, Centurion, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R120 per person, get your ticket here.

Original Kleinkaap GinFest 2020

Dance Gavin Dance Live

Jam Packed Productions presents Dance Gavin Dance live in Pretoria, in an effort to raise R1 000 000 towards conservation efforts.

This is fun with a purpose.

When Is It?

Saturday, 29 February 2020.

Where Is It?

Platteland, 270 Witch-Hazel Avenue, Centurion, Pretoria.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R220 – R1250 per person, get your tickets here.

Ultra South Africa 2020

Ultra South Africa 2020 invite you to their annual event.

This much anticipated event will take place at Nasrec.

When Is It?

Saturday, 29 February 2020 – Sunday, 01 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Johannesburg Expo Centre, Rand Show and Nasrec Roads, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R800 – R4 000 per person, get yours here.

Ultra South Africa 2020

March

Bacardi Holiday Club 2020

Bacardi Holiday Club 2020 is fast approaching. This year brings you the Carnival Edition, so add some colour to your wardrobe.

Your festival ticket includes food and drinks.

When Is It?

Friday, 06 March 2020 – Sunday, 08 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Welgelegen Manor, Balfour, Mpumalanga.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R1 250 – R1 750 per person, get more information here.

Bacardi Holiday Club

Super Hero Family Festival

Super Hero Family Festival is great for the whole family. Here, kids can dress in their favourite superhero costume or soccer team colours.

What to expect:

  • Amusement rides
  • Robot costumes
  • Jumping castles
  • Food stalls
  • Market
  • Children’s crafts
  • Kids clothing
  • Toy market entertainment

When Is It?

Friday, 13 March 2020 – Sunday, 15 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Heartfelt Arena, 1000 Voortrekker Road, Thaba-Tshwane, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Early Birds Tickets (before 31 January 2020):
Kids: R45
Adults: R55

Standard Tickets (after 31 January 2020):
Kids: R65
Adults: R75

Family of 4 – 2 kids and 2 adults: R250
Group of 8 – kids or adults: R480
Group of 16 – kids or adults: R950

For more information about tickets, click here.

Ramfest 2020

Ramfest is back for yet another year. Head to the Voortrekker Monument to experience a rocking good time with some of the best international and local rock and metal bands.

Main Stage:

The Black Dahlia Murder (USA)
Van Coke Kartel (reunion show)
The BLACK CAT BONES
Newtown Knife Gang
Truth And Its Burden
Man As Machine
L.A. COBRA
Sunken State
Caution Boy

Toy Toy Stage:

Trancemicsoul
KYLE RUSSOUW
Lady M
Black Lake

When Is It?

Saturday, 14 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Voortrekker Monument, Eeufees Road, Groenkloof, Pretoria.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R300 per person, get yours here.

Ramfest

The Wedding Expo

The Wedding Expo brings the magic of weddings to life. Come and tick stationery, flowers, table decor, photographers, caterers, financial and legal advice off your to-do list.

Features at the expo include:

  • Win A Wedding Competition – honeymoons, wedding venues, an engagement ring, bridal gown, photography and more.
  • Daily fashion shows with most beautiful bridal trends from local and international designers.
  • Four seasons table inspiration from top wedding planners.
  • Beautiful biscuit decorating courses.
  • Old Mutual ‘TED’ talks on everything wedding.

When Is It?

Saturday, 14 March 2020 – Sunday, 15 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Sandton Convention Centre, 161 Maude Street, Sandown, Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R145 per person, get your tickets here.

Spanish Fantasy

Experience Latin flavour with Spanish Fantasy.

The Friends of Cape Town Academy are bringing a journey of excitement with the CH2 guitar duo.

When Is It?

Wednesday, 25 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Atterbury Theatre, 4 Daventry Street, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R180 – R220 per person, get your ticket here.

Loyiso Madinga Problem Child

Loyiso Madinga is about to bring the laughter to Atterbury Theatre with his show, Problem Child.

Grab some friends and head out for a night packed with entertainment.

When Is It?

Thursday, 26 March 2020.

Where Is It?

Atterbury Theatre, Lynnwood Road And Daventry Street, Lynnwood, Pretoria, Gauteng.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R150 per person, get your ticket here.

Loyiso Madinga Problem Child

Do you know of any other events to look forward to in the city? Let us know about them!