July Events


Organized by the Grahamstown Foundation, the event attracts over 50 000 people yearly and is South Africa’s biggest arts and culture festival to date. There will be arts, music, theatre and crafts, with over 500 different performances expected. This is definitely one event you don’t want to miss.

DATE: 30 June 2016 – 10 July 2016

VENUE: 1820 Settlers Monument Fort Selwyn Drive, Grahamstown, 6139

TIME: 09:00 – 16:30

TICKETS: If still available, tickets may also be bought at performance venues 30 minutes prior to starting times.

BOOKINGS: National Festival



The 33rd Annual Pick ‘n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival runs through the winter school holidays, so the kids don’t have to be left out. There’s a diverse programme consisting of plenty of sports, gourmet offerings and family-friendly activities spread over the two weekends. It’s been marked the ‘best ten days of winter’, so it’s clearly not one to be missed.

DATE: 1 July 2016 – 10 July 2016

VENUE: Knysna Oyster Festival Grounds, Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa

TIME: All Day

TICKETS: 6th July: Flavours of Knysna: R 175

6th July: Seafood Wednesday: R 20

7th July: Comedy Shuckle: R 100

BOOKINGS: Oyster Festival



Heralded as the biggest festival of its kind in Africa, this is most definitely for the classical music lovers. Focused on classical orchestral performances and public classes led by acclaimed and award-winning local and global musicians, the festival promises to live up to its reputation once more.

DATE: 1 July 2016 – 10 July 2016

VENUE:  Endler Hall – Stellenbosch, Western Cape

TIME: 20:00


BOOKINGS: Computicket



Enter the dazzling world of Disney magic, live on ice! Rev up for non-stop fun with four of your favourite Disney stories at Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment. This one is great for the whole family and you’ll be able to see favourites like Lightning McQueen, the characters from Toy Story, the character of Frozen and many more.

DATE: Johannesburg – 1 July 2016 – 03 July 2016

Cape Town 06-Jul-16 – 10 July 2016

VENUE: Johannesburg – Ticketpro Dome – Johannesburg And Reef, Gauteng

Cape Town – Grand Arena, Grand West – Cape Town, Western Cape

TIME: Johannesburg – Starts 10:00

Cape Town – Starts 14:00

TICKETS: Johannesburg – R100 – R475

Cape Town – R150 – R400

BOOKINGS: Computicket



This one is for all you martial arts fanatics. For the first time in six years, following their globally acclaimed “Wheel of Life” and “Kung Fu Masters” tours, the phenomenal Shaolin Monks return to Johannesburg with an outstanding new show simply titled SHAOLIN. Expect mesmerizing performances from twenty experience monks.

DATE: 1 July 2016 – 10 July 2016

VENUE: Teatro At Montecasino – Johannesburg And Reef, Gauteng

TIME: Varying times on different days

TICKETS: R285 – R565

BOOKINGS: Computicket


1463040736515THE PIED PIPER

Filled with fun music and laughter and a fun script, this show is bound to keep you entertained and warm your hearts this cold wintery season. A show for young and old.

DATE: 1 July 2016 – 16 July 2016

VENUE: Irene Village Theatre, 1 Pioneer Road, Irene, Centurion

TIME: Varying times from 10:30

TICKETS: R85 – R100

BOOKINGS: Computicket



Emabalabala Entertainment will be hosting the Mother Of All Parties, MOAP. Their headliner will be Chris Brown, supported by a string of local and a few international performers.

DATE: 2 July 2016

VENUE: Growthpoint Kings Park – Outer Fields – Durban, Kwazulu-Natal

TIME: 19:00

TICKETS: R450 – R1800

BOOKINGS: Computicket


145943370153DJ KENT – EVOLUTION X

A 10 year celebration of DJ Kent`s evolution in the music industry where DJ Kent will take the audience through his musical journey along with most of the artists he has featured on music over the years, expect to be thrilled with a colourful lighting and musical experience which will never be forgotten.

DATE: 2 July 2016

VENUE: Corner of Chris Hani and Patrick Road, Unit 28, Black Chain Centre, Diepkloof, Zone 6, Soweto

TIME: 18:00

TICKETS: R120 – R250

BOOKINGS: Computicket



Distinct and select, the Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival is renowned for presenting classic vintages and innovative blends. The 2016 celebration will be hosted at the sumptuous Summer Place in Hyde Park, a mere five minutes’ drive from Sandton City. Uniquely tailored to showcase the industry’s premier names, the festival is the most exclusive, longest running wine event in South Africa.   

DATE: 12 July 2016 – 13 July 2016

VENUE:  Summer Place, 69 Melville Road, Hyde Park

TIME: 17:00 – 21:00

TICKETS: R190 online & R210 at the door

BOOKINGS: Web Tickets


Decadent-indulgence-of-coffee-and-chocolate-sweeps-the-country-Coffee-Chocolate-Expo-GINJA-Food-Lifestyle-MagazineCOFFEE & CHOCOLATE EXPO JOHANNESBURG 2016

Sample, taste and celebrate all things delicious and decadent at the Coffee & Chocolate Expo 2016. Head to the Pairing Theatre where you will get the opportunity to indulge in pairing whisky, wine and liqueurs with chocolate. Then head to the Coffee Theatre which offers guests coffee tasting, something funky and all things chocolate. Even check out the chocolate workshops or find out what the latest trends are regarding these dark, rich and decadent treats.

DATE: 14 July 2016 – 17 July 2016

VENUE: Montecasino Outdoor Event Area, Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways, Johannesburg

TIME: Thursday, 14 July 2016 – 16:00 to 22:00.
Friday, 15 July 2016 – 10:00 to 22:00.
Saturday, 16 July 2016 – 10:00 to 22:00.
Sunday, 17 July 2016 – 10:00 to 18:00


BOOKINGS: iTickets


The-Good-Food-&-Wine-Show-Johannesburg-2016-160817THE GOOD FOOD & WINE SHOW JOHANNESBURG 2016

With an itinerary that includes celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, food and wine tastings and kids’ workshops. The exhibition space allows you to discover, test out, and purchase the latest cooking gadgets and gourmet ingredients all under one roof.

DATE: 29 July 2016 – 31 July 2016

VENUE: Ticketpro Dome, Northumberland Avenue, Johannesburg, South Africa

TIME: Friday & Saturday: 10:00 – 21:00

Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00

TICKETS: Children Under 6: Free

Children under 12: R50

Children under 18: R110

Pensioners: R110

General Admission: R150

Tickets at Door: Yes

BOOKINGS: Good Food and Wine Show




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