Weekend jols: Couch potatoes gather moss, others make hay
Oodles of fun to be had in Joburg this weekend
In The City
Festival weather is here so strap on your dancing shoes and catch Mercury Prize-winning Wolf Alice supported by Shortstraw, Sticky Fingers, Gus Dapperton and more at this popular day festival.
Sunday from 11am at Emmarentia Dam, Johannesburg. Tickets at www.inthecityjhb.co.za for R195.
Soweto Food Truck Festival
Immerse yourself in Soweto’s food culture at this festival. There will also be craft beer, cocktails and live music.
Saturday from 10am Soweto Theatre, corner Link and Bolani roads, Jabulani. Tickets from www.webtickets.co.za
Now in its 16th year, rAge is a must for anyone interested in anything related to gaming.
Tickets from R150–R300 at www.computicket.com. Friday to Sunday at Ticketpro Dome, corner Northumberland Road and Olievenhout Avenue, North Riding.
Freshly Ground & The Soil
Catch both of these hugely popular acts serenading an adoring public.
Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City, on Saturday at 8pm. Tickets will set you back anything between R250 and R685 and can be found at www.computicket.com
Rock and roll and its cousin heavy metal are not as dead as some would lead you to believe. Catch a raft of up and coming bands performing live.
Saturday at Rumours Rock City, corner Weltevreden Road and Valley Avenue, Randburg, from 1pm. Entrance will cost between R50-R100. Tickets at the door.