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Hello Joburgers, are you in need of some inspiration for your weekend shenanigans? Not to worry because we have rounded up the best things to do in the City of Gold this weekend.
Naked Girls Reading: Smash the Patriarchy
Up for something a little different this weekend? Why not head to PopArt Theatre in Maboneng for a poetry reading done by four amazing women – who will be completely naked. Expect an inspiring selection of literature that aims to educate and unite women. Trust us, you’ll definitely have something to talk about come work on Monday morning!
Where: PopArt Theatre, Maboneng
When: 24 to 26 January
Cost: R 120 online and R140 at the door
Secret Sidewalk Sale at Legacy Corner Mall
Get ready to shop up a storm at Legacy Corner Mall’s Secret Sidewalk Sale. Home to stores like Ankara Textiles, L’Victoire and Geri Boutique, this sale promises to have something for everyone! Some of the specials include 50% off of designer sunglasses at Paige One Optical and up to 75% off at House of Mandela.
When: Sale starts 25 January
Where: Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton
The Rocky Horror Show
Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show has become a cult classic since its debut in London in 1973 and is an absolute must-see for theatre lovers! It’s outrageous and very, very wacky, making it the perfect weekend activity for those in search of a little lighthearted fun.
When: 24 January to 1 March
Where: Teatro, Montecasino
Cost: R100 to R500
Picnic in the sky
Get ready for an adventure like no other with Curiocity Hostel’s Picnic in the Sky. Guests will start out at Market On Main where they’ll be given a picnic basket and 30 minutes to shop for food for the picnic. After that they’ll be taken up the Carlton Centre to have a picnic on the top floor. PS. You can take your own wine!
When: 26 January
Where: Curiocity JHB, 302 Fox Street
Cost: R300 per person, excludes food
Grab a slice at Dolci Bar and Pizzeria
If you’ve been craving pizza make sure you check out the latest offering from Dolci Cafe, Dolci Bar and Pizzeria. The new spot offers some of the best pizzas in town and has a fabulous bar, making it the perfect place to meet up with friends.
READ THE FULL REVIEW HERE.
Where: Lancaster Village, 27 Clarence Avenue, Craighall Park
Hello Joburg was first published in April 1980 as a monthly restaurant and entertainment magazine. Over the years we have developed a network of patriotic Joburgers that love nothing more than sharing their experiences in this beautiful city!