This weekend (19 – 20 Nov 2022). add Xfactor entertainment to your agenda. However, we advise you to stay with us to avoid any inconvenience with respect to road closures. Use the code 10reasons to receive a discount on your reservation.
This Sunday 20 Nov 2022 sees the Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg cycle race taking place. These are the road closures for the day according to #ridejoburg. They advise you plan your day accordingly so that you do not get caught out!
Warning: It will be extremely difficult to cross over Jan Smuts Avenue, so please look for an alternate route.
However, as a spectator, this promises to truly add the XFactor to your weekend’s entertainment! A 2-minute walk from The JR (Jack Rose Hotel).
Events adding XFactor entertainment
Friday 18 Nov
Vino in the Piazza at Hyde Park Shopping Centre (18 – 20 Nov)
This is an annual event under the ‘Made in Italy’ banner. Showcasing the best of the Italian lifestyle, Vino in the Piazza runs concurrently with ‘La settimana de la cucina Italia’. The event is hosted by the Embassy of Italy (Pretoria), The Consulate of Italy (Johannesburg), the Italian Trade Agency and the Italian Chamber of Commerce. Focus will be on all forms of deli, wines and so much more.
Jazz at Doppio Zero (Rosebank)
Josie Matabola takes to the stage in The Jazz Room at Doppio Zero (The Firs, Rosebank). This jazz vocalist is on the rise and her performance is not to be missed. Her performance will definitely add the music XFactor to your weekend. She has performed with the likes of Salim Washington, Judith Sephuma and Sello Ganale among others. Book at TixSA today!
Saturday 19 Nov
This walking tour under the auspices of the Johannesburg Heritage Foundation will take you to three of Parktown’s finest mansions. Your guides will be Nicola Noble and Monique Jefferson McDonald.
Meeting point and departure for the 1km walk is from The Pines, Gordon Hill. Originally built in 1906. The other two mansions on the agenda are Etunzini (1928) and The Palms.
The walk begins at 2pm. Book today.
King of the Whip
XFactor entertainment at its best! Hope you have already purchased your tickets for King of the Whip at Montecasino.
Go Sip! Wine Experience
Situated at the Prison Break Market – an amazing experience all of its own, San Quentin Events is hosting the inaugural Go Sip! With food pairings, live music and 20 wine stalls, you could not ask for more. Further information
Sunday 20 Nov
Virgin Active 947 Ride Joburg