Events near Midrand

Upcoming Events near Midrand

Our Team always strives for the best possible hospitality service. That is why we feel obligated to deliver you a bit more than just bed and breakfast. We created this page to make it easier for you to find upcoming events such as: festivals, musical and cultural events near Midrand and greater Johannesburg. Having our accommodation near Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, also compels us to also keep you up-to-date on all major exhibitions and expos that are taking place there.

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Business Expos and Workshops

SARCDA Christmas 2019 in Midand

SARCDA Christmas Trade Expo 2019 in Midrand

Expo dates: 22 – 25 August 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Attracting over 700 exhibitors and nearly 15000 visitors annually, which makes SARCDA one of the biggest trade exhibitions in the world. After all, the Show has been run by a highly professional team with great success over the past 50+ years. The exhibition is the unrivaled platform for wholesalers, manufacturers and importers to meet in a professional environment to expand their businesses. As well as to look for new opportunities, trends and suppliers for resourcing new products in the trade industry.

We are proud to provide quality accommodation at an affordable rate for all visitors and exhibitors for SARCDA in the last 6 years with outstanding guest satisfaction. You may find out more about the services and facilities we offer at our guest house near Gallagher Convention Centre by visiting our Suites page.

For more details about the SARCDA Christmas Expo 2019 at their official website:

ProBeauty 2019 in Midrand

Professional Beauty Exhibition Johannesburg 2019

Expo dates: 01 – 02 September 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Professional Beauty Exhibition, aka Pro Beauty is Africa’s premier and most anticipated beauty and health exhibition. Here the beauty industry professionals network, connect, learn and obtain new suppliers for their businesses. Additionally this is the perfect platform to source information on new products, latest methods and advancements in the beauty trade.

As expected, the Pro Beauty Exhibition will be held at the Gallagher Convention Centre.

If you are looking for an accommodation near Gallagher Estate for a reasonable price in a secure and quiet area, look no further. Find our prices on our Rates page.

For more information about the Professional Beauty Exhibition, visit:

FESPA Africa 2019

FESPA Africa 2019 in Midrand, Johannesburg

Expo dates: 11 – 13 September 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

FESPA Africa is the premier printing, display and signage exhibition in the Southern hemisphere of Africa. Moreover, FESPA is co-hosted with Africa Print and Sign Africa exhibitions as well. Which makes the Expo quintessential for all professionals from the industry to attend. Are you looking to connect with suppliers and customers? Are you seeking to learn about the latest inventions, trends and technologies in the printing and signage industry? Then is the perfect platform for you.

As you probably guessed by now, FESPA Africa will be held at Gallagher Convention Centre.

For an affordable accommodation near Gallagher Estate in a quiet and secure environment, visit our Suites page.

Register for the FESPA Africa 2019 Expo at:

Smart Procurement World Indaba 2019

Smart Procurement World Indaba 2019 in Midrand

Expo dates: 16 – 18 September 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

South Africa’s premier procurement and inbound supply chain conference is back to Johannesburg. In essence, SPW Indaba is the best occasion for supply industry professionals to meet new and existing connections. As well as seeking new business opportunities, strengthening the impact of procurement within their businesses and shape the industry’s future.

The Smart Procurement World Indaba 2019 will take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

We offer an affordable accommodation near Gallagher Estate. Our guest house is located in a tranquil and secure country estate. Take a look at our rooms on the Suites page.

For more information about the SPW Conference, visit their website:

Comic Con Africa 2019 in Midrand

Comic Con Africa 2019 in Midrand

Expo dates: 21 – 24 September 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Comic Con Africa is the latest exhibition themed around the new pop culture in Africa. Since the last year’s event, the inaugural show, was a huge success with over 45 thousand visitors. As a result, this year’s event is looking to be an even more exciting one with a vast range of pop culture and entertainment elements.

The Comic Con Africa 2019 will take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

In case you are looking for the perfect accommodation near Gallagher Estate, where you can properly unwind after a long day at the Expo in a comfortable and secure environment, look no further. Take a look at the special room rates we offer Comic Con visitors.

For more information about Comic Con Africa, visit:

The Pharmacy Show 2019

The Pharmacy Show 2019 in Midrand

Expo dates: 23 – 24 October 2019
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

TPS is the largest pharmaceutical event in South Africa. Hence the Show is the ultimate platform for pharmacy professionals to further educate themselves, grow their business, find new suppliers and expand their network. Additionally, this year’s show is jointly organized by two major pharmacy associations, the PSSA and the ICPA.

TPS will take place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

Have you booked a room for the Show yet? We provide budget friendly accommodation near Gallagher Estate. Head to the Suites page to find out more about our rooms.

Book your ticket for the TPS 2019 at:

Festivals and Concerts near Midrand

Festival of Motoring 2019 in Midrand

Festival of Motoring 2019 in Midrand

Concert dates: 22 – 25 August 2019
Location: Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit

Petrol heads and motorist aficionados attention. The Festival of Motoring is back in Kyalami again this year. As usual, the event is presented by Wes Bank and organised by Messe Frankfurt, is promised to be the biggest event so far. Enthusiasts will have the opportunity to enjoy the following activities, to name but a few:

  • Self-drive various models on the track
  • Be driven around the track by a pro
  • Super car area (incl. GT Race cars)
  • Classic car display (incl. historic race cars)
  • 4×4 Village
  • And more

The Festival of Motoring SA will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.

We offer a reasonably priced accommodation near the Kyalami Race Track. Find out more about our rooms and rates.

You may find more information about the Festival on their official website:

Queen tribute concert by Showtime Autralia in Johannesburg

Queen Tribute Concert in Johannesburg

Concert dates: 23 August – 01 September 2019
Location: Carnival City in Johannesburg

Queen – We are the Champions, presented by Showtime Australia, is an exceptional tribute concert of the legendary rock band. In other words, it is a perfect opportunity to relive the euphoria of an unforgettable Queen concert. Which will be performed by brilliant actors and performers such as: Dominic Warren as Freddie and Richard Baker as Brian May. Their fantastic performance guaranteed to bring you down memory lane.

For further information or to book your ticket, visit:

Fire & Feast Festival 2019

Fire & Feast Festival 2019 in Johannesburg

Expo dates: 6 – 8 September 2019
Location: Ticketpro Dome

The Fire & Feast Meat & Food Festival is an ideal weekend out for all foodies, braai connoisseurs, butchers, food and all meat industry professionals and all families with passion for food really. The Festival will bring you and your family the most unforgettable culinary experience of the year. Meat, beer, braai, fire, music and good people. Sounds like a perfect recipe, don’t you think? 

The Fire & Feast Festival will be held at Ticketpro Dome, in Bryanston, Johannesburg.

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Passenger Concert 2019 in Johannesburg

Passenger Concert 2019 in Joburg

Concert date: 23 November 2019
Location: Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg

Join the fans for a memorable concert with Passenger, aka Mike Rosenberg at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg. And listen to his latest songs from the new album ‘Runaway’ live in November.

For more info or to book your ticket, visit:

Sport Events near Midrand

FIBO Global Fitness Africa 2019

FIBO Global Fitness Africa Festival 2019

Event date: 25 – 27 October 2019
Starts from: Ticketpro Dome

One of Africa’s largest fitness movements, the FIBO Global Fitness Africa, will be here in October for an action packed three days. Whether you are just about to make commitments for a healthier life, or you are one of the champions of fitness, this Festival will have something for your to take home with you. So gear up and book your spot for an even healthier future.

Find out more about the FIBO Global Fitness Africa at:

Discovery 947 Ride Joburg

Discovery 947 Ride Joburg

Event date: 17 November 2019
Starts from: Riversands Commercial Park

This annual cycle challenge, sponsored by 94.7 FM and Discovery, is the beating heart of Johannesburg. The best way to show the world what Joburgers are made of! Get you friends family and your colleagues to get on a bike and join you in riding for a good cause. Take over your city!

The race starts from Riversands Commercial Park on Sunday the 17 November. The total length of the route is about 94.7 km.

For more information about the race, visit:

Cultural Events near Midrand

Irene Market at The Big Red Barn

Irene Village Market in Olifantsfontein near Midrand

Next event date: 31 August 2019
Open hours: 9 AM – 2 PM

Location: The Big Red Barn

The Irene Village Market is possibly the most authentic craft market in the whole of Johannesburg. Aren’t you sick of shopping malls? Don’t you want to spend some time in the fresh air with your family? This could be the perfect day out for the whole lot of you. While you are shopping or eating heavenly food, your kids could be enjoying tons of fun with the available outdoor activities at the same time.

The Irene Village Market is located at The Big Red Barn in Olifantsfontein. Get online directions to the market.

Find more information about the Irene Village Market in our blog.