Category: Entertainment

Entertainment, Featured

Your entertainment guide to preventing a meltdown during lockdown

May 19, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Eight weeks in lockdown. That’s 56 days, 1,344 hours and 80,640 minutes. Everyone, give yourselves a standing ovation! It’s been one turbulent rollercoaster ride for the world and if you’re itching to explore, are becoming impatient or are exceptionally irritable and restless, we’ve come up […]


Must-see documentaries this May

May 18, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

From the hidden truth about the food industry to why our coral reefs are dying, we’ve got you covered for educational and enjoyable entertainment. So, ditch the mind-numbing sitcom and get ready to stream some of the best documentaries out there.   READ MORE ON OUR […]


Six cool things you can do from your couch this week

May 15, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Bored in the house, bored in the house. We’re here to turn that frown upside down. So, stay in, stay safe and enjoy our top six things to do this week during lockdown. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. Grab a drink at the pub […]


Performing arts streaming service Marquee TV arrives in South Africa

May 1, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Lovers of the performing arts are in for a treat as Marquee TV announces its launch in South Africa. The on-demand streaming service brings the Royal Opera House, the Bolshoi Ballet, the Royal Shakespeare Company and Glyndebourne, among others, directly into your living room – […]


Rhino Tears wine: Raise a glass to the rangers

May 1, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

While we are all on lockdown within the comfort of our own homes it is important to share a thought for the people in South Africa who are continuing to serve their country on a daily basis. These are the brave members of society who […]


Mark your milestone – make sure this one is the most memorable yet

Apr 29, 2020, Author: Candice May

The struggle to figure out what to do for one’s birthday is enough to send even the savviest of Joburgers into an existential tailspin. It’s your birthday and you can cry if you want to, but we’d recommend organising a stellar celebration instead! Don’t settle for a quiet dinner with friends […]


The world’s biggest bands come to Time Square

Apr 28, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Sun International’s Time Square continues to deliver on its promise to bring the world’s biggest bands to Pretoria. In November this year, the legendary band +LIVE+ returns to the Sun Arena for the second time.  READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. +LIVE+ was the international […]

Entertainment, Featured

Experience the best of the City of Gold without leaving home

Apr 27, 2020, Author: Candice May

The government has made it clear that restaurants, bars, cafés and all the rest are very much off limits for the moment. But just because you’re spending time indoors doesn’t mean you can’t immerse yourself in the best food, drink and culture that Joburg has to offer. […]


Free live stream baking classes you can do during lockdown

Apr 21, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

Bake the world a better place… if only! Hey, at least we can make our children and partner’s bellies satisfied with these delicious delights plus you get to learn a new skill and be creative. There’s no better time to fatten the curve, bake a brownie […]

Entertainment, Home and Decor

Extended lockdown: How to manage emergency home repairs

Apr 20, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The prospect of staying home during the lockdown may feel very different if you suddenly wake up to a flooded kitchen or an electrical fault that leaves your home with no power – and no idea of who to call, or if you can call […]