Family Fun Friday

No plans for the weekend yet? Not to worry. We’ve got some great family-friendly outings lined up for you


Pretoria: Menlyn Park Rooftop Drive-in


When last did you go to a drive-in movie theatre?

Visit the Menlyn Park Rooftop Drive-in one evening, tune in to 98.9 and watch two of the latest blockbuster movies – all in the comfort of your own car. Better yet, this fun activity won’t break the bank!

The drive-in is open 7 days a week, and picnic baskets can be ordered directly from the Rooftop Café.

For more information on the drive-in, or to book private functions, click here.


Dates & Times:

Daily evenings



Monday to Saturday: R65 per car

Sunday: R30 per car (only one movie)

Pedestrians: R30 pp

Half price on Wednesdays!



Ticket office is on level P7 (rooftop). Office opens at 18:00.



Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, corner of Lois Ave and Atterbury Rd, Menlyn






Cape Town: Go-karting


Satisfy your need for speed while zooming around the track at Kenilworth Karting.

The 310-metre indoor track is a mini replica of Killarney and provides enough twists and turns to challenge any seasoned driver. Each of the 160cc karts feature hydraulic brakes to keep you racing safely. For younger drivers, the track also has 140cc GP junior karts. Close supervision of all racing is strictly maintained to ensure that no dangerous driving takes place. So moms, rest assured!


Dates & Times:

Monday to Thursday: 1pm to 11pm

Friday: 11am to 11pm

Saturday & Sunday: 10am to 11pm



Prices vary depending on group size and quantity of laps



Click here for more information on bookings and costs.



Kenilworth Karting, 10 Myhof Rd, Claremont



Durban: Africa Day Concert


Don’t miss the African Renaissance Festival and Conference Africa Day Concert!

The African Renaissance Festival and Conference started 15 years ago in celebration of African unity. The concert, run during the festival on Africa Day (25 May), brings you amazing talent, and serves to include you in the celebrations.

Guests can look forward to seeing some of the biggest names on the SA music scene perform live. They include vintage-inspired Afro-pop crew Mafikizolo, Afro-soul star Lira, and kwaito star Mkhonzeni ‘Professor’ Langa. DJ and radio presenter Linda Sibiya will be hostess and MC.

For programme details, e-mail reception@wozani.co.za or call 031 266 9792.


Dates & Times: 

Saturday 25 May: 6pm until late






Available through Computicket



Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre, 45 Bram Fischer Rd, Durban



Johannesburg: Outdoor Eco Adventure and Travel Expo


A winter chill might be creeping into the air, but the Outdoor Expo is giving Jozi locals a chance to escape into a sizzling expo designed to thrill the whole family.

It’s all about lifestyle, leisure, adventure and travel. The expo will be a feast for the senses, with mouthwatering food and a fabulous array of crafts. There are also loads of fun activities and exhibitions, such as fascinating creepy crawlies, Quatro Bungy, a climbing wall, go-karts and camel rides.

Don’t miss out on this great day out in the country for the whole family!


Dates & Times:

Friday 24 May: 10am to 5pm

Saturday 25 May: 9am to 5pm

Sunday 26 May: 9am to 5pm



Friday: Adults R50, pensioners & students R25, kids 7 to 16 R10, kids under 7 free

Saturday & Sunday: Adults R55, pensioners & students R30, kids 7 to 16 R15, kids under 7 free

Secure parking for only R10 per vehicle



Call 011 803 9362



Waterfall Polo Estate, Kyalami





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Family Fun Friday

No plans for the weekend yet? Not to worry. We've got some great family-friendly outings lined up for you