HappyFriyay: Your weekend Gig guide.

Ofentse Maphari | 17 March 2017

The long weekend is finally here and we have got all the juice on where you need to be. Brace yourself, it’s a long one.

FRIDAY

KEVIN FRASER : LIFE ON THE HEDGE 2017

Kevin Fraser

Kevin Fraser

South Africa, the wait is finally over and the time has come for Kevin Fraser to return to the motherland as the lightning strikes the stage in his groundbreaking 2017 tour across 15 cities, 5 countries with multiple performances!

Kevin is set to turn up the bass with his action packed, overly sensitive, politically incorrect illustration of life as we know it! Brewing up all the gluten-free drama you need to understand the top 10 reasons why you should not overthink the side effects of an avocado!

Kevin Fraser is pushing society over the hedge in an all new, hilarious blend of modern world problems, delivered with multiple South African spices!

Date: Fri 17th March

Venue: The Mandela Theatre | Johannesburg

Tickets: Phase #1: Early Bird General: R180 Early Bird Premium: R280

Phase #2: General Reserve: R200 Premium: R300

Tickets are now selling through Webtickets & Selected Pick ‘n Pay stores nationwide. Book directly: 0861 670 670

LiveNReyired with Nothende

Nothende

Nothende

#LiveNReyired is a live music broadcast show which seeks to expose upcoming and established artists, by showcasing their music repertoire on a commercial live music broadcast platform.

The show takes place every Friday night, from 10pm to midnight. This week we bring you a talented artist who is able to continuously create music that is both relevant and timeless as Nothende joins us on #LiveNReyired.

Join them today in the Y Lounge as Nothende takes on #LiveNReyired! Good music is worth paying for. Tickets are R50 at the door. Get there early because seats are limited

Venue: 4 Albury Road Dunkeld Crescent · Johannesburg, South Africa.
SATURDAY

MAJOR LEAGUE GARDENS ALL WHITE GARDENS

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MAJOR LEAGUE

Major League Garden is the ultimate social festival, a summer outdoor funfair event with the best outdoor activities and live stage of the best acts Mzansi can offer. A place where you can join the finest ladies and gents for a day of drinks, dance and summer madness!

A place where friends get together to usher in the finest season, through sounds of laughter and music. An occasion where you come and socialize during the day, you can join us in the Major League beer garden/ Food court.

Not forgetting your camp chairs, picnic blankets and nonchalant vibes to share in the greatness of the Major League Gardens

VENUE: FNB Stadium (Outer Field) NEW SIDE
TIME: 12pm until 2am
DATE: 18th March 2017
THEME: Strictly All White

Major League Gardens Lineup:
Riky Rick
Cassper Nyovest
Aka
OkMalumKoolKat
Nasty C
Anatii
Da LES
Nadia Nakai
King Monada
Gemini Major
Sjava
And many more…

Major League Djz
Black Motion
Maphorisa
Sizwe Dhlomo
Twins On Decks
Dj Sandiso
Milkshake
Shimza
Speedsta
And many more…
The event will be MC’d by: Hype Gang & Scoop

TICKETS
FIRST PHASE | EARLY BIRD : R150 (SOLD OUT)
SECOND PHASE : R200 ( AVAILABLE NOW)
THIRD PHASE STILL TO COME.
VIP TICKETS : R600
( VIP DECK, OWN BARS AND TOILETS)

NO TICKETS WILL BR SOLD AT THE VENUE

Terms and conditions

– Hookahs / Hubbies Allowed
– NO tickets will be sold at the door
– Cooler Boxes / Bags NOT ALLOWED
– Come early to avoid lines and any disappointments
– No tough guys allowed
– Lastly let’s have a rocking day
– No Pass Outs

Its a day of loads fun and good times. Lets turn up and make it memorable.
Brought to you by Stadium Management, Major League Music and Channel O

Starbucks sessions Feat. Majozi, Josh Kempen, Lilly Million & Don’t Poke The Bear

Starbucks

Starbucks

Starbucks is committed to supporting the local arts community and we are proud to host our #StarbucksSessions. Our #StarbucksSessions is a platform that allows us to showcase various local talent, encourages connections, and brings the community closer.

This is your invitation to be a part of this creative movement while having your favourite handcrafted beverage. #MeetMeAtStarbucks Rosebank on the 19th of March, for this month’s #StarbucksSessions with the inspiring Majozi, supported by the incredible Josh Kempen, Lilly Million and Don’t Poke The Bear.

Bring some friends for a day of jams and coffee. Sounds like a blast.

Now to tone down the weekend…

SUNDAY

Muddy Princess is a brand-new 5km obstacle mud run for women – and women only.

Muddy Princess

Muddy Princess

This event is for women with all kinds of fitness levels as long as you can crawl, walk, run, climb, laugh and play – a great opportunity for a “girls dirty day out”. There is no competition and no timing – it’s all about a lots of fun and laughter.

You can enter in a team or as a single person. But no worries – on this day all our princesses will build a huge team to enable everybody will make it over the obstacles and cross the finish line in their own pace.

Pricing: They’ve got 3 different periods to purchase your tickets

Phase 1: R290 Early Bird

Phase 2: R350 from 16th of January 2017

Phase 3: R390 from 13th of March 2017

Venue: 101 Swartkoppies Road R554, 1448 Johannesburg, Gauteng
*All registration fees are per person, we do not have group rates ** Anyone under the age of 18 will need to have a parent or guardian to register on the day of the Event.

St Paddys Acoustic Sunday

St Paddy's

St Paddy’s

This year we have gone bigger and better to bring you a full St Paddys Weekend Celebration Friday through to Sunday!

Join them this Sunday for a relaxed easy afternoon filled with live music and great food.

Happy Hour / HALF PRICE DRINKS 2-3pm

The Dippitins will be performing their unique acoustic set that is guaranteed to sooth the soul.

What a perfect way to end the weekend with us at Steamworks. We have a fantastic new food menu so come on down and take advantage of our pizza and craft beer specials.

Kids under 10 yrs – Eat Free with every main course ordered. Enjoy us for lunch – Acoustic Sessions starts at 13:00pm* *No cover charge* Our friendly team awaits your booking, so avoid disappointment and reserve your table in advance! Contact us on 011 467 9721

Just in case you forgot, it is the long weekend so we got you!

MONDAY

Nicci Beach wants to target different senses being:

Nicci Beach

Nicci Beach

SOUND, SIGHT, TASTE, SMELL & TOUCH

The Four Dimensions

Hubbly Zone
Foam Party
Color Wars
Drinking Games Arena (American Style College)

Venue: Nicci Beach
28 Jan Smuts Avenue, Bartlett AH

Time: 14:00

Tickets are available here from R180

The Countdown Begins… For The Perfect Sunset, At Joburg’s Favorite Rooftop, RANDLORDS!!!

Countdown

Countdown

On the 20th of March 2017 One Productions, is proud to announce their first edition of CHASING SUNSETS, in association with Corona and Control A.

We couldn’t think of a more suitable setting for you to start-off this journey than the infamous 24 story high, Randlords, famous for its breath taking Sunsets!! Get ready for an unbelievable event on Joburg’s favourite Rooftop venue, combined with an unmatched dj line up across TWO dance floors, stacked with an unimaginable vibe.

ALL THE INFO YOU NEED TO KNOW:

LINE UP: To Be Released Monday (13/02/2017) Sunset Deck  17:00-19:00|| 19:00-20:00|| 20:00-21:00|| 21:00-22:00|| 22:00-23:30|| 23:30-00:30|| 00:30-01:30|| 01:30-Close||

Twighlight 21:00-22:00|| 22:00-23:00|| 23:00-01:00|| 01:00-Close||

ADMISSION: http://onepro.nutickets.co.za/Chasingsunsets PHASE1: R100 PHASE2: R150 DOOR/FINAL PHASE: R200 DRESS CODE

BOTTLE SERVICE: 3 PACKAGES

CIVIL

NAUTICAL

ASTRONOMICAL

FOR MORE INFO CONTACT: info@1productions.co.za or call John 0718892564 or Dino 0813675725

DISCLAIMER: NO Drugs, NO Illegal substances , NO Weapons, NO under 18’s and NO bad attitudes are allowed into the event. Right of Admission Reserved.(One Productions reserves the right to cancel any ticket should one of the event rules be broken.) One Productions, its staff, Dj’s and employees are not responsible and/or liable for any loss or damage incurred to both persons and property at the event. By purchasing a ticket you agree to all of the above&ticket disclaimer.

TUESDAY

Do you ever feel like your thoughts and feelings about South Africa are spilling over, but with no place to go? That you have so much to say, but never feel heard?

The Consciousness Café is a pop-up dialogue café where South Africans can come together in a safe space, to talk, feel, listen, and simply be.

Concoiusness Cafe

Consciousness Cafe

To mark Human Rights Day and the final day of Anti-Racism Week, we will be partnering with Constitution Hill, popping up in the Human Rights Conference Room at Con Hill in Braamfontein.

Consciousness Café SA uses a form of transformational dialogue developed by the No-Name-Initiative.

The dialogue is guided and lasts 4 hours. Please arrive on time. This is a free event. Donations are appreciated. Please RSVP. If you want to get an idea of what a Consciousness Café dialogue is like, read this Thought Leader piece.

Time: 11:00

Venue: Constitution Hill
11 Kotze Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg.
Bookings:(011) 381-3100

It is a public holiday after all so why not spend it having relaxed drinks with friends?

Check out the MOZAMJozi Beach Party

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They bring back our Mozambican beach party and make a long weekend out of it with Tuesday being a public holiday!

TIME: 10am-10pm

FREE ENTRANCE before 2pm, R50 cover charge after 2pm.

You get to enjoy braai platters, beach cocktails, 2M Beers, Catembas and cool DJ vibes at the ultimate party in the city.

Find them at Hangout Jozi in Joziburg. They are at the back of the massive blue-and-yellow One Eloff building along the Joziburg Lane,corner Eloff & Wemmer Jubilee Street.

Walk in from 2 Eloff Street.
Drive in from 3 Wemmer Jubilee Street and park on the roof of the One Eloff building.

See www.hangoutjozi.co.za

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