Celebrate all things South African at one of the many events happening this weekend! Read on to see what’s going down and be sure not to miss out!
Sunday, 24 September
Celebrate at Moyo restaurants around the country
Moyo are offering their special guests a wide array of amazing entertainment, allowing guests to celebrate the true meaning of their African Heritage.
In Blouberg guests will be entertained with live music by Muziki, while they are invited to indulge in an African meat feast. Festivities to run from 12:00 – 16:00
Celebrate in the garden at moyo Kirstenbosch with live entertainment by Pula – Percussion Drummers, Soulful Blues trio, rise of the mBokodo – African dancers and jazz band featuring Nina on vocals.
The fee includes gate entry into the garden and celebrations begin at 12:00 and end at 16:00pm.
Melrose Arch, situated in the heart of Johannesburg, will have guests in awe as moyo Melrose Arch celebrates Heritage day in modern African style. Celebrations begin at 12:00 and end at 16:00.
At moyo zoo lake, a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg, invites guests to enjoy Heritage Day celebration with live entertainment from Six Mabone. Festivities run from 12:00 – 16:00pm
At moyo uShaka Marine World (main restaurant only) guests will be treated to live entertainment by the Amawundlu dancers, Uzoka band and Signature group live. Celebrate with an abundant African buffet feast and welcome drink. Festivities will be on offer from 12:00- 16:00pm.
Braai at the Village Idiot
One of the Cape’s hottest spots will be hosting a Heritage Day braai you won’t wanna miss out on! Pull through to feast on your favourite traditional dishes like Roosterkoek, smoked sweet potato, lamb chops and Peppermint Crisp tart. The braai will be ablaze from 12pm-5pm and costs R145 per person. For more information, call +27 (0)21 418 1548.
Get your market on
Markets boast fresh food, live music and provides the perfect space to just chill and enjoy great company. The following markets are open on Sunday:
Cape Town – Heritage Day Market (39 Carl Cronje Drive, Tyger Valley)
Johannesburg – Neighbour Goods Market (73 Juta Street, Braamfontein)
Durban –Hillcrest Farmers Market (Located between University Ave. and Lincoln Street)
Bring and braai
Celebrate ‘National Braai Day’ at one of these beautiful parks across SA:
Cape Town – Maiden’s Cove – Signal Hill, Wynberg Park, Newlands Forest
Johannesburg – 47 Boeing W Road, Bedfordview
Durban – 10 Ferndale Rd, Morningside
Monday, 25 September
Heritage Day 5KM fun run at Stellenbrau Brewery
The Stellenbrau Brewery in Stellenbosch will be hosting a fun run where anyone is welcome to participate. For more information about the race and how to book your spot, call Stellenbrau on +27 (0)21 883 3622. The event begins at 10am and ends at 6pm.
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