Alphen Antiques Collectables Fair

18 Aug 2013 to 30 Apr 2014 Art Exhibit, Festival
The Alphen Antiques and Collectables Fairs will take place at Alphen Centre (opposite Constantia Village), on second and fourth Sunday of the month, between 10am and 4pm. Variety of items -- including jewellery, glass, ceramics, silver, toys.

Cape Bonsai Kai 2011

16 Dec 2011 to 18 Dec 2011 Festival, Roadshow, Expo
Zen and the art of minute South African trees.
This year's show will displaying well over 100 magnificent miniature trees of the highest standard with a strong focus on exciting indigenous trees.

Novices to bonsai will enjoy education table and demonstrations on how to design bonsai and how to maintain and care for them. Numerous trees, pots, tools, starter kits and equipment will be available to purchase.

Open daily from 09:00 – 05:00. Although a small donation would be appreciated, there is no charge to see this magnificent show, other than the obligatory fee to enter Kirstenbosch Gardens.

Photos: © Terry Erasmus - Bonsaitree1 – Diospyros whyteana, common name: Bladder nut. Owner: Gail Theron.

Indaba 2012

12 May 2012 to 15 May 2012 Festival, Expo
Durban welcomes Indaba delegates. City of Durban is ready to host upcoming premier travel and tourism show, Indaba Tourism 2012 schedule to take place from 12 – 15 May 2012. Exciting activities to ensure that all delegates enjoy a fulfilling and memorable experience. Durban Tourism CEO, Phillip Sithole said Indaba is one of the key strategic events hosted by Durban, and it is also a key economic catalyst not only among tourism related businesses but it also greatly contributes to the broader economy of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal and the country at large as Indaba contributes about R250 to R300 million to the economy of Durban.
Photo Credit : Reg Collecott

Joburg Carnival - JOZI my JOZI

31 Dec 2011 to 31 Dec 2011 Dance, Festival, Music
Streets of Joburg will be alive with colour and sound of carnival on New Year's Eve. More than 2,000 carnival participants from the city's seven regions will turn Jozi into a fantastic party full of fun and entertainment, that is sure to entertain the whole family. During the carnival, troupes from different regions will compete for different prizes, incl best large costume, best troupe costume, best overall interpretation of sub-themes and best choreographed region. Jozi my Jozi 125, celebrates Johannesburg turning 125 years old.

Jozi my Jozi 125 celebrations

20 Dec 2011 to 01 Jan 1970 Festival, Roadshow, Expo
Mini carnivals - JOZI my JOZI 125

Tues 20 Dec : Alex, Sandton, Norwood area : Theme - We Are Going There! Starts Alexandras East Bank Hall and ends at Alexandra Stadium.

Wed 21 Dec : Soweto celebrates : Going Green. Starts and ends at Diepkloof Multipurpose Centre, 85 Eben Cuyler Drive Soweto.

Thurs 22 Dec: Midrand and Ivory Park theme : Shuku Shuku Seed to City. Starts at Ebony Park pay point and
ends at Lord Khanyile Community Hall.

Fri 23 Dec : Westbury, Riverlea area : Theme : Jozi Chameleon. Starts and ends at Westbury Recreation Centre on Roberts Avenue, Riverlea.

Tues 27 Dec: Roodeport and Braamfischer region : Theme - Going Green, Going Clean. Starts at cricket oval and ends at Braamfischerville Multipurpose Centre.

Marketing Indaba 2012

09 May 2012 to 12 May 2012 Festival, Roadshow, Expo
Marketing Indaba Conference consists out of a full conference day and a full workshop day with a digital stream and a traditional marketing stream. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Cutting through the clutter'.

Delegates can expect to see industry leading professionals, various networking opportunities, Q & A’s and a conference manual packed full of the latest marketing news. This two day event consists out of a conference and exhibition. Visit the exhibition and view the latest offerings in advertising and marketing.
Attend the conference and learn from over 16 expert speakers and network and connect with like-minded marketing professionals.

Expo - Entrance is FREE with your business card and registration at the door is required.

Pictured here : Ms Dale Hefer, founder and CEO Chillibush Advertising - presenting on Wed 9 May 2012 at 9:00am. Subject : The forgotten business of setting marketing objectives - Dale Hefer, founder and CEO Chillibush.


28 Oct 2011 to 30 Oct 2011 Festival, Expo
Ultimate retirement lifestyle expo shopping experience.... Ease into your mature lifestyle!

South Africa's first-ever expo aims at enhancing peoples lifestyles after retirement and showcases leading financial, property and lifestyle brands and established as an important annual platform where South Africans can obtain information, services and products to suit retirement lifestyle needs.

Research by Statistics South Africa shows that almost 9,75 million South Africans will retire within next 25 yrs. Most of these are called "baby boomers" – born between 1946 and 1964 – who are optimistic, competitive and focus on personal accomplishment. Of 3 790 324 people living in Gauteng, 1 209 256 are in their 40’s – that’s almost a third of the population.

Exhibitors include financial and investment planners, retirement villages, lifestyle resorts, travel planners, taxation advisors, property investors, legal and insurance advisors and health and nutrition experts.

Leading brands include Liberty, Starlight Cruises, Old Mutual, Marriott, Helderberg Village, Mediclinic, Reader"s Digest, Protea Group, Glacier by Sanlam, Refirement Network, Alexander Forbes, Northern Area Retirement Villages.

Well-known retirement coach Lynda Smith of Refirement Network explainS how retirement can open up a new world. “We say "don't retire – refire!"

Show Dates and times
Fri 28 Oct 2011 / Sat 29 Oct - 10:00 - 18:00
Sun 30 Oct 2011 - 10:00 - 17:00

Coca-Cola Dome, Randburg, Johannesburg
GPS Co-ordinates: 26 03’48.39”S • 27 56’35.54”E

more info : www.retirementexpo.co.za

Programme of Events

Simonstown Craft Market

31 May 2010 to 27 Apr 2014 Festival
Simonstown Craft Market held on last Sunday as well as first Sunday each month, 10am – 3pm. Find varied selection of hand crafted goods, as well as tea/coffee cakes biscuits and sweets and plants. For more information, or to book a table please phone Carol or Monique on 0788834411 . Venue: Library Hall Opposite Police Station SIMONSTOWN

World Travel Tourism Africa Fair

10 Oct 2011 to 12 Oct 2011 Festival, Expo
Sanganai/Hlanganani – annual Tourism Trade Fair organized by Zimbabwe Tourism Authority to showcase wide variety of Africa’s best tourism products, attracts international visitors and media from across the world. Attracts leading African destinations and major world tourism markets such as South Africa, Botswana, Malaysia, China, Zambia, Malawi, Kenya, Indonesia, Italy and many others. “Where the world meets Africa”.