Events news

Your industry

Subscribe to industry newsletters

Bizcommunity has over 400 industry contributors and we always welcome further contributions and contributors.
Performance, art and entertainment at SEAexpo 2015
Performance, art and entertainment at SEAexpo 2015

Taking place at Museum Africa, Newtown, Joburg on 4 and 5 September, 2015, the SEAexpo 2015 brings together South Africa's greatest talents in performance, art and entertainment.

27 May 2015 14:20

Zomato and DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival partner
Zomato and DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival partner

Restaurant search and discovery app Zomato has partnered the DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival, which will take place at the Waterfall Polo Estate, Midrand on Saturday, 6 June, 2015.

26 May 2015 10:49

Up-cycling is the theme at Grand Designs Live
Up-cycling is the theme at Grand Designs Live

Grand Designs Live, the home and garden show, will be taking place at The Ticketpro Dome from 29 to 31 May, 2015. It will boast an array of different sections, each complete with top brands, leading-edge designers, expert tips and innovative features.

20 May 2015 10:51

Food supply chains key item at inaugural 'Food for Thought' conference
Food supply chains key item at inaugural 'Food for Thought' conference

Social issues of food production and supply as well as the impact of climate change on these supply chains will be some of the topics to be covered at the inaugural 'Food for Thought' conference in Cape Town...

5 May 2015 09:23

The Union Bar and Hendrick's Gin - a distinctly odd pairing - Lion's Wing
The Union Bar and Hendrick's Gin - a distinctly odd pairing

The Union Bar is at it again. The Union/Hendrick's Gin Pop-Up Bar opened its doors on 24 April 2015 with the exclusive launch held the night before on the corner of Oxford and Chaplin Street in Illovo...

Issued by Lion's Wing 4 May 2015 12:40

Moving Tactics employs EYE-Fi touch table technology to share Vodacom's VIP experience - Moving Tactics
Moving Tactics employs EYE-Fi touch table technology to share Vodacom's VIP experience

Guests visiting the Vodacom VIP Lounge were treated to a unique digital experience during the 2015 Cape Town International Jazz Festival...

Issued by Moving Tactics 24 Apr 2015 10:54

Talking Africa Bike Week 2015 with Paul de Jongh
Talking Africa Bike Week 2015 with Paul de Jongh

With just days before SA's largest motorcycle event, Africa Bike Week 2015, we chatted to Paul de Jongh, country manager for Harley-Davidson Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 Apr 2015 12:36

Dilano Design, once-in-a-lifetime exhibition and auction
Dilano Design, once-in-a-lifetime exhibition and auction

Dilano Design is excited to invite you to what promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime event: an exhibition and auction of exceptional glass art and canvas pieces supplied by an elite selection of prominent South African artists...

Issued by Dilano Design 16 Apr 2015 11:18

The City Walk launches in Cape Town with an Instawalk
The City Walk launches in Cape Town with an Instawalk

The City Walk will become a new addition to Cape Town's central city when the route launches on Saturday, 18 April 2015...

14 Apr 2015 15:06

Dusty Rebels goes to Pretoria
Dusty Rebels goes to Pretoria

Cape Town's rockabilly lifestyle festival is to be held in Pretoria for the first time on 6 June this year at 012 Central, 385 Helen Joseph (Church) Street, Pretoria, for a day of great music, fashion and style of a bygone era...

13 Apr 2015 12:56

The Grand White Dinner goes north
The Grand White Dinner goes north

The Grand White Dinner, a unique dinner concept in which the venue is only revealed to guests on the day of the event by SMS, is moving to Pretoria, Durban and Joburg after a successful Cape Town event in February.

27 Mar 2015 10:25

Exhibition of paintings of historic Antarctic ships
Exhibition of paintings of historic Antarctic ships

A new exhibition titled 'Gateway to Antarctica' is set to open at the Iziko Maritime Centre on the 26 March 2015

25 Mar 2015 10:52

Moving Tactics provides unique digital technology for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week - Moving Tactics
Moving Tactics provides unique digital technology for Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

For the second consecutive year, Moving Tactics' Digital Impact division was contracted to design and execute unique interactive elements for the 2015 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week...

Issued by Moving Tactics 24 Mar 2015 09:27

Courtney Pine and Sipho "Hotstix" Mabuse to headline free community concert for International Jazz Festival
Courtney Pine and Sipho "Hotstix" Mabuse to headline free community concert for International Jazz Festival

On Wednesday 25, March, 2015, (from 5pm to 11pm), multi-instrumentalist Courtney Pine (UK) will join South Africa's Sipho 'Hotstix' Mabuse on stage to entertain the crowds in Cape Town's Greenmarket Square.

19 Mar 2015 10:51

Amstel returns as SAMAs sponsor
Amstel returns as SAMAs sponsor

For the past three years, Amstel has been partnering with the SAMAs to celebrate the best music South Africa has to offer and it will again sponsor the 2015 SAMAs being held at Sun City on 19 April...

17 Mar 2015 08:46

Join Greenpop for Cool as Folk events
Join Greenpop for Cool as Folk events

This April, Greenpop's Cool as Folk Events are celebrating people and the planet with a line-up headlined by Jeremy Loops (one of Greenpop's co-founders) and Toya Delazy.

13 Mar 2015 09:38

Modest Mouse to join international line-up for Parklife
Modest Mouse to join international line-up for Parklife

Modest Mouse have been announced as the latest international headline act to join the line-up for the Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival, to be held in Joburg on Sunday 3 May and in Cape Town on Saturday 2 of May.

9 Mar 2015 10:50

Top line-up at Splashy Fen
Top line-up at Splashy Fen

Matthew Mole, Shortstraw, aKing and Dan Patlansky are the big names among the acts set to perform at this year's Splashy Fen Music Festival, which is to be held from 2 to 6 April.

6 Mar 2015 09:24

Top Gear Live back at the dome at Northgate
Top Gear Live back at the dome at Northgate

Top Gear Live will be returning to Joburg from 12 to 14 June, 2015, to its original home: the dome at Northgate. It's been four years since the motoring extravaganza last performed in Gauteng.

5 Mar 2015 12:18

Indian classical and fusion music at The Lyric
Indian classical and fusion music at The Lyric

Raga Ecstasy, a concert of Indian classical and fusion music featuring sitarist Purbayan Chatterjee from India as well as tabla player and producer Talvin Singh from the UK, will be performed at The Lyric, Gold Reef City on 29 March, 2015.

5 Mar 2015 12:11

CÎROC Circle head to Moloko - Celebrity Services Africa
CÎROC Circle head to Moloko

The CÎROC Circle will step out in style at Pretoria's Moloko club on 6 March for the third in a series of successful signature CÎROC celebrations which have included Kong in Joburg and Shimmy Beach Club in Cape Town to date...

Issued by Celebrity Services Africa 4 Mar 2015 15:34

Guests get 'in touch' with the Castle Lite brand at the Republic of Extra Cold annual event - Moving Tactics
Guests get 'in touch' with the Castle Lite brand at the Republic of Extra Cold annual event

Take a couple of local celebrities, mix in some hot DJs and performers, and add a splash of state-of-the-art technology and you have a winning formula for a great party!..

Issued by Moving Tactics 14 Feb 2015 20:45

New family market to open near Stellenbosch
New family market to open near Stellenbosch

A new family market is opening at the Wild Clover farm along the R304 in the heart of the Stellenbosch Winelands on Saturday, 28 February, 2015. The Wild Clover Market will offer a wide variety of food options, fun activities for the kids, themed events and some light entertainment for the entire family.

12 Feb 2015 09:40

MTN Bushfire performers announced
MTN Bushfire performers announced

The latest confirmed artists for MTN Bushfire, which is to be held from 29 to 31 May, 2015, have been announced. The artists reflect a wide range of musical styles and cultures - hailing from as far afield as Australia, Turkey and Austria - as well as from African countries closer to home.

11 Feb 2015 11:28

American Authors & Klingande to perform at Parklife
American Authors & Klingande to perform at Parklife

947 presents the next Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival in Johannesburg on Sunday the 3rd of May. This year's festival introduces a music line-up with international alt-rock outfit American Authors, French producer and DJ, Klingande, Prime Circle, KAHN (from The Parlotones) and Jeremy Loops, as the first acts to be announced.

10 Feb 2015 11:57

New outdoor music festival series launched
New outdoor music festival series launched

A new outdoor music festival series, Seven Sounds at Common Ground, is to be held at a brand new outdoor venue in the urban park Common Ground, Maboneng Precinct, Joburg.

4 Feb 2015 10:10

Cape Town Electronic Music Festival 2015 line-up
Cape Town Electronic Music Festival 2015 line-up

The Cape Town Electronic Music Festival (CTEMF) has a massive line-up for its fourth edition, which will unfold between 6th and 8th February 2015 at Cape Town's iconic City Hall.

30 Jan 2015 13:16

The Red Carpet Fashion Show 2015
The Red Carpet Fashion Show 2015

The 2015 Red Carpet Fashion Show, to be held in collaboration with Prestige Magazine, will be hosted at Cassia Restaurant, Nitida Wine Farm, Durbanville, Cape Town on the 8 May. The theme of the event is Whimsical by Nature and the work of a selection of cutting-edge couture designers will be showcased.

28 Jan 2015 10:20

Carnival returns to Maynardville
Carnival returns to Maynardville

The Community Chest Carnival is set to return, once again, to be held at the refurbished Maynardville Park for 2015. It will be over four days, from Wednesday, 25 to Saturday, 28 February.

23 Jan 2015 11:04

THAT ART FAIR: Fresh art from Africa - Change Agent
THAT ART FAIR: Fresh art from Africa

Introducing THAT ART FAIR, Cape Town's new landmark art event taking place alongside Design Indaba and Cape Town Art Fair...

Issued by Change Agent 21 Jan 2015 11:31

Show more