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Restaurant Week

20 April, countrywide

Restaurant Week offers diners a festive opportunity to explore South Africa’s top restaurants at a great price. For ten days a hundred of the best local restaurants will serve a special at a set price. Book online where you can also register as a VIP to get the latest information on participating restaurants and promotions, as well as priority access.

Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Priscilla Queen of the Desert

28 April, Johannesburg

The critically acclaimed musical, based on the Oscar-winning film, makes its South African debut. You'd better jump now if you want tickets to see this tale of three Australian drag queens on a life-changing road trip across the Outback.
 No shortage of glitz, glamour and props in this production, which has been a world-wide hit. Prepare to be dazzled not just by the classic tunes, but by over 500 outrageous costumes, 200 extraordinary headdresses, 23 tons of scenery and a ten-metre customised bus.
 The show will be at Montecasino’s Teatro, Johannesburg, from 28 April to the middle of June.

Outdoor Cinema at Cowhouse Market

Cowhouse Market Night Market

29 April, Cowhouse Market, Pretoria

Artisanal food, collectible antiques, live music and the smell of hand-made leather products all add spice to this popular market. Runners can try the Autumn Trail Run with Hazeldean Valley Trails, while dog lovers are welcome to bring their furry friends.
 For children there are pony rides, jumping castles, the famous duck race, a sweets hunt and a bike park.