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 the 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


Small Business Runway 2020 in Midrand

Small Business Runway Expo 2020 in Midrand

Expo dates: 12 – 13 February 2020
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Small Business Runway Expo is a premier platform for small and startup business owners and decision-makers to learn how to start up and flourish their sales and marketing using the latest trends. Additionally, the Expo is committed to guiding South African SMMEs’ to grow and become more relevant in large scale markets.

Are you looking for a room near the Expo? We provide affordable accommodation near Gallagher Estate. Find out more at our Suites page about our rooms.

Find out more about the Small Business Runway Expo or book your stand at: www.businessrunway.co.za


Caravan Camp and Destination Show 2020

Caravan Show 2020 in Midrand

Expo dates: 21 – 23 February 2020
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

The most ideal platform to find improvements for your travel gear or just to get a superb deal for your next holiday is the Caravan Show. Which is also South Africa’s prime expo to showcase the latest models, equipment and gadgets of the Caravan and Camping industry.

Do you need a budget-friendly accommodation near Gallagher Convention Centre? Visit our Suites page to find out our room rates.

For out more about the Caravan Show 2020 at: www.holidayshow.co.za


Fertility Show Africa 2020 in Midrand

Fertility Show Africa 2020 in Midrand

Show dates: 06 – 07 March 2020
Venue: Gallagher Convention Centre

Fertility Show Africa offers a peaceful and sympathetic environment where visitors have the opportunity to personally meet with top-class fertility, adoption & surrogacy specialists before they are looking at starting or growing their families. Also, industry leaders provide essential information through speeches aa well as through extensive Q&A after the programme.

We are an affordable accommodation near Gallagher Estate in a quiet and secure environment. Find our prices on the Rates page.

Get your ticket and more info at: fertilityshowafrica.co.za


SARCDA Africa 2020 in Midrand

SARCDA Africa 2020 in Midrand

Expo dates: 11 – 13 March 2020
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Attracting about 600 exhibitors and nearly 15000 visitors annually, SARCDA is one of the biggest trade exhibitions in South Africa and the Southern hemisphere. The exhibition is the unrivalled 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.

By Bush Telegraph Lodge is proud to provide superb accommodation for visitors and exhibitors of the Expo for the last 6 years with outstanding guest satisfaction. Find the room prices we offer to our guest house near Gallagher Convention Centre by visiting the Rates page on this website.

You can find more details about the SARCDA Africa Expo 2020 at their official website: www.sarcda.co.za


IOT Forum Africa 2020 in Midrand

IoT Forum Africa 2020 in Midrand

Expo dates: 25 – 26 March 2020
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

The IoT Forum Africa Exhibition is the premium event in South Africa that showcases IOT devices for gaming platforms, gaming battlegrounds, but most importantly the inexhaustible ways to implement this technology in countless industries to better performance and productivity. This forum is an extraordinary opportunity to get a glimpse of how the power of the internet can be utilized in different aspects of businesses in the future.

We offer reasonably priced accommodation near Gallagher Convention Centre for the IoT Forum Africa. Check our rates and book your room now!

Find out more about the IoT Forum Africa 2020 by visiting: iotforumafrica.com


Festivals and Concerts near Midrand


Lighthouse Family Concert in Johannesburg 2020

Lighthouse Family Concert in Johannesburg 2020

Concert date: 20-21 March 2020
Location: Teatro in Montecasino

The Lighthouse Family is coming for a dazzling concert to South Africa for the very first time. The British Musical duo, namely Tunde Baiyewu and Paul Tucker have made themselves famous with their easy listening instrumental music in Europe during the 1990s. Some of their most popular songs are: songs “High“, “Lifted“, “Lost In Space“, “Ocean Drive” and “Raincloud“.

Get your tickets for the Lighthouse Family concert at: www.bigconcerts.co.za


KISS - End of the World Tour Johannesburg 2020

KISS – End of the World Tour in Johannesburg 2020

Concert date: 25 July 2020
Venue: Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg

A legendary 45 years of music career, which established a new era in the history of Rock n’ Roll seems to have come to an end. But the worldwide famous American rock band called KISS is planning to go out with a big bang. And one of their last immortal performances during their “End of the World Tour” will be in Johannesburg.

Get your ticket for one of the last KISS live performances at: www.bigconcerts.co.za


Sports Events near Midrand


Upcoming sports events will be posted here soon.

Cultural Events near Midrand


Marvel Universe SA 2020 Show in Pretoria

Marvel Universe Live SA Show 2020 in Pretoria

Show dates: 24 January – 09 February 2020
Location: Sun Arena

Marvel Universe Live in South Africa is here. This is a full ‘action-packed arena show’ where you can experience a live battle between legendary Marvel superheroes and notorious villains. This is an absolute must-see show to all Marvel Comic fans!

For more information or to buy your tickets to the Marvel Universe Live SA Show, visit: www.marveluniverselive.com


Irene Market at The Big Red Barn

Irene Village Market in Olifantsfontein near Midrand

Next market: 02 March 2020
Open hours: 9 AM – 2 PM

Location: The Big Red Barn

We believe that the Irene Village Market is the most genuine craft market in the whole of Johannesburg. Therefore we highly recommend you to visit the market if you happened to be in the area when they are open. Especially now that the Christmas season is right around the corner. Fortunately, the Market will be open every Saturday in November. As well as the first two Saturdays in December. A perfect day for the whole family spent shopping, eating and loads of outdoor activities for the kids.

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.


Swan Lake by St Petersburg Ballet Theatre in Johannesburg 2020

Swan Lake by the St Petersburg Ballet Theatre in Johannesburg 2020

Show dates: 22 April – 01 May 2020
Location: Montecasino in Johannesburg

The St Petersburg Ballet Theatre presents yet another widely celebrated ballet classic, the Swan Lake. They will only perform for a limited time in Johannesburg in 2020. Don’t miss out on this worldwide famous classical ballet, one of the most extraordinary pieces composed by Tchaikovsky.

Book your tickets at: swanlake.computicket.com