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VDeluxe adds ISPS Handa ‘Art of Polo' Cup to its stable
VDeluxe adds ISPS Handa ‘Art of Polo' Cup to its stable

VDeluxe has announced the addition of a new annual luxury polo event to Cape Town's sporting and social calendar – the ISPS Handa ‘Art of Polo' Cup. The inaugural event will take place on Saturday, 22 April at Val de Vie Estate.

1 day ago

More than 35 brewers to participate in Capital Craft Beer Festival
More than 35 brewers to participate in Capital Craft Beer Festival

The fifth Capital Craft Beer Festival is set for Saturday, 10 June, at the Pretoria Botanical Garden. The festival will host over 35 brewers and will feature ample entertainment...

24 Mar 2017

CTICC hosts tattoo convention
CTICC hosts tattoo convention

The inaugural South African International Tattoo Convention is on this weekend from 24-26 March at the CTICC...

24 Mar 2017

Corona takes SunSets Festival to Jo'burg
Corona takes SunSets Festival to Jo'burg

With close to 4,000 events of various size and intimacy worldwide, Corona is gearing up to take its SunSets Festival to Jo'burg, set to take place Saturday, 1 April at Ground, Muldersdrift.

22 Mar 2017

Top tips for Sexpo 2017
Top tips for Sexpo 2017

Sexpo, SA's health, sexuality and lifestyle expo, will be hitting the Sandton Convention Centre from Wednesday, 22 to Saturday, 25 March. To make sure that Sexpo-goers enjoy every minute of the sultry show, we've put together a list of nifty tips on how to get the best out of Sexpo.

By Sharon Gordon 22 Mar 2017

40 countries to participate in Red Bull Doodle Art 2017
40 countries to participate in Red Bull Doodle Art 2017

More than 50,000 students from over 1000 universities in more than 40 countries will be participating in Red Bull Doodle 2017.

16 Mar 2017

Whisky Live tours SA
Whisky Live tours SA

Whisky Live will this year be taking its Celebration events to Cape Town at The Lookout, Granger Bay, from 6-8 April, Pretoria's Brooklyn Design Square from 4–6 May and Durban from 1–3 June.

16 Mar 2017

The Color Run kicks off Superhero Tour in Soweto this April
The Color Run kicks off Superhero Tour in Soweto this April

The Color Run's inaugural Superhero Tour, with Capitec Bank as the headline sponsor, is bringing a power-packed 5km fun run to the streets of Soweto with a quirky theme encouraging runners to step into spandex, don capes and put on their masks.

15 Mar 2017

Miss Nude SA at Sexpo 2017
Miss Nude SA at Sexpo 2017

The health, sexuality and lifestyle expo, Sexpo 2017 will be held from 22-25 March at the Sandton Convention Centre.

6 Mar 2017

Lekkerland Carnival in April
Lekkerland Carnival in April

The family friendly Lekkerland Carnival will take place from 10am-8pm on 1 April in Dullstroom - a 2.5 hour drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria.

6 Mar 2017

Scenes from the Groote Post market
Darling summer fun at the Groote Post country market

If you visit Groote Post in Darling Hills between 10am and 3pm on the last Sunday of the month during summer, you're in for a treat.

By Leigh Andrews 1 Mar 2017

Lufthansa partners with third-party digital channels for ticket sales
Lufthansa partners with third-party digital channels for ticket sales

Online event agents that want to spare their clients unnecessary effort of booking tickets are now able to offer suitable Lufthansa flights directly from their websites or apps in combination with the event tickets.

23 Feb 2017

Lord of the Dance performs in Johannesburg and Cape Town
Lord of the Dance performs in Johannesburg and Cape Town

Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games returns to Johannesburg and makes its first appearance in Cape Town in August 2017...

23 Feb 2017

Leave The Couch blog wins three SA Blog Awards, including Overall Best Blog
Leave The Couch blog wins three SA Blog Awards, including Overall Best Blog

Leave The Couch blog won the Overall category at the 2016 South African Blog Awards, as well as Best Lifestyle Blog and Best Sport Blog...

23 Feb 2017

The 2017 Soweto Wine and Lifestyle Festival to be held in March
The 2017 Soweto Wine and Lifestyle Festival to be held in March

The Soweto Wine and Lifestyle Festival - founded by Mnikelo Mangciphu, owner of the Morara Wine and Spirit Emporium and Cape Wine Master, Marilyn Cooper - will take place from 3-5 March 2017 at its new venue, the Soweto Theatre.

16 Feb 2017

Kaya Family Days are back with more entertainment for the family
Kaya Family Days are back with more entertainment for the family

It's time to pack your picnic baskets, umbrellas and sunscreen and make your way to the Kaya FM Family Day on 5 March. A day of fun, sun and music awaits you at Rietvlei Zoo Farm south of Johannesburg...

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 15 Feb 2017

Why you should check out this year's SA Cheese Festival
Why you should check out this year's SA Cheese Festival

Discover a wide selection of the best and unique cheeses at this year's South African Cheese Festival, among other cheese products and preserves that complement cheese as well as wine and gourmet food.

14 Feb 2017

Five adventurous Cape Town Valentine's ideas
Five adventurous Cape Town Valentine's ideas

All out of original ideas? We can help. Surprise your partner this Valentine's month with one of these exciting out-the-box date ideas.

14 Feb 2017

Homey Valentine's Day dining
Homey Valentine's Day dining

This Valentine's Day, ditch the crowded and overpriced restaurants and celebrate your love for one another in the comfort of your own home...

Issued by Private Property 13 Feb 2017

Cape Town Sixes Cricket & Cultural Festival returns
Cape Town Sixes Cricket & Cultural Festival returns

Now in its second year running, the Cape Town Sixes Cricket & Cultural Festival will take place on 18 and 19 February at the Green Point Precinct.

6 Feb 2017

Australia's Thunder from Down Under joins Sexpo 2017
Australia's Thunder from Down Under joins Sexpo 2017

The internationally renowned all-male act, Thunder from Down Under, will perform at this year's Sexpo.

3 Feb 2017

Tickets on sale for Afriski Winter Music Festival
Tickets on sale for Afriski Winter Music Festival

Those interested in attending the Afriski Winter Music Festival presented by Corona from 24-27 August 2017 can now purchase tickets on the festival's website.

1 Feb 2017

Plus 1 Festival gears for its first Valentine's Day
Plus 1 Festival gears for its first Valentine's Day

The new Plus 1 Festival will take place from 17-19 February 2017 at La Paris Estate in Franschhoek. This “festival of love” can be attended for the entire weekend or just for one of the three days.

31 Jan 2017

Transformers Animatronics: The Exhibition makes its first visit to Africa
Transformers Animatronics: The Exhibition makes its first visit to Africa

Transformers Animatronics: The Exhibition, based on the globally popular movie, will take place in three South African cities this year, starting in Johannesburg on 3 March. This is the first time the exhibition will take place on the African continent.

26 Jan 2017

Sexpo returns to Joburg
Sexpo returns to Joburg

From 22-24 March 2017, Sexpo, the Health, Sexuality and Lifestyle Expo, will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre.

24 Jan 2017

2017 Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town celebrates wanderlust
2017 Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town celebrates wanderlust

Celebrating wanderlust and the thrill of travel, the 2017 Veuve Clicquot Masters Polo Cape Town has been themed the #ClicquotJourney.

23 Jan 2017

Decades of Glamour the theme for Sun Met
Decades of Glamour the theme for Sun Met

The Sun Met celebrated with Mumm will take place this Saturday, 28 January, at Kenilworth Racecourse. Racegoers are encouraged to dress up to this year's theme, Decades of Glamour.

23 Jan 2017

Model present creations by Balmain during men's Fashion Week for the Fall/Winter 2017/2018 collection in Paris on 21 January 2017 ()
Five top trends at Paris men's fashion week

PARIS - With Paris men's fashion week coming to an end Sunday night, we pick out five of the big trends in the autumn-winter collections...

23 Jan 2017

#BizTrends2017: Key trends in the live experience space
#BizTrends2017: Key trends in the live experience space

Alexandre Torrao, MD of MUCHOMOO Experiential Marketing & Events Agency, Johannesburg identifies key trends for 2017 in the live experience space.

By Alexandre Torrao 18 Jan 2017

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