|From its humble beginnings in 1894 the Rand Show continues to be one of the main consumer events on the annual calendar. It remains one of Africa's largest expos and continues to evolve and innovate. |
The expo currently takes place at one of South Africa's most impressive venues, Expo Centre Johannesburg alongside the world famous Soccer City at Nasrec. The Rand Show remains the launch pad for many exciting brands and businesses and caters to the entire family, categories include fashion, wellness, outdoor living, science, technology, government departments, trends, design and home living, the world class exhibits by the SANDF are a unique feature not seen anywhere else.
The week's programmes include education, demonstrations and live entertainment by some of the country's most well-loved acts. This year sees a host of new initiatives including Johannesburg Design Week as well as the design pavilion.
The expo is currently visited by over 200 000 people, mostly families across all cultures in the middle to upper income brackets. Often referred to as Johannesburg's biggest day out, 2017 promises to prove yet again why the expo has been in existence for over 120 years. This is not just another expo.