It’s Wednesday and time again to check out the very best events happening in your city this weekend and beyond. We know you’re just itching to start planning an eventful weekend so lets get started! Here are 5 events you need to check out this weekend!
1. Impi Challenge 2015 – Cape Town (Win!)
Ok, this one isn’t exactly happening this weekend, it takes place on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th April but entries are open and selling out fast! If you’ve never taken part in an Impi Challenge before then you need to add this to your bucket list. The fun-filled event sees challengers take part in a 10 km trail run with 18 obstacles along the way. It’s loads of fun and can be done in teams or on your own. This year’s challenge takes place at Lievland Wine Estate and Wiesenhof Legacy Park (Stellenbosch). Entries are R400 per person for the Impi Challenge.
For more information visit the Impi Challenge website.
Plus, we’re giving away 2 entries to the Impi Challenge to 2 lucky readers! Winners can choose if they would like to participate on their own or in a team of 2 or 3 people. To enter email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Impi Challenge Entry” along with your name and contact number. Competition closes on Thursday 2 April 2015 at 17:00.
2. Screening of Empire Records at the Sheds @ Fox1 – Johannesburg
Join Luna Films at The Sheds @Fox1 for a screening of the cult classic, Empire Records. This Friday, 27 March Luna Films will set up a screening during the night market and allow movie-goers to catch this classic movie while enjoying eats and treats from the market vendors. Doors open at 18:00 and the movie starts at 20:00. Tickets are R100 per person and includes the film screening, lots of popcorn and a chair.
Tickets can be purchased from Quicket.co.za.
3. Stellenbosch Slow Market – Stellenbsoch, Western Cape
Head to the Oude Libertas Amphitheater in Stellenbosch this Saturday 28 March for the popular Stellenbosch Slow Market. Market goers can expect fresh goods and gourmet produce from high-quality specialty producers, food artisans, local and regional farmers, and natural and organic merchants. The market takes place every Saturday from 09:00 – 14:00 and entrance is free.
For more information visit the Slow Market website.
4. Waterford Wine Pairing Lunch – Maropeng, Gauteng
Eat, drink and be merry at the Waterford Wine Pairing Lunch at Maropeng this Saturday 28 March. Head out to the cradle of mankind and enjoy a 6-course lunch paired with some of Waterford’s finest wines at the Maropeng Hotel restaurant. The lunch starts at 12:00 and costs R450 per person.
For more information and to book your spot visit the Maropeng website.
5. The Grand White Dinner Pretoria -Pretoria
There’s still time to nab a ticket for this picnic at a secret venue in Pretoria on Saturday 28 March! Spend an extraordinary afternoon and evening together with friends and family at this unique event while dressed all in white with a touch of green! The afternoon includes live music and entertainment as well as the option to bring your own picnic or order a gourmet picnic from the event caterers. The event starts at 15:00 and tickets are R340 per person.
For more information and to book your ticket now visit the Nu Tickets website.