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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Important notice

The South African government has regulated public gatherings in response to the spread of COVID-19. Consequently, most shows and expos have been postponed until further notice.

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A-OSH Expo 2022 in Midrand

A-OSH Expo South Africa 2022 in Midrand

New expo dates: 31 May-02 June 2022
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

A-OSH is South Africa’s primary trade expo for occupational health and safety professionals.

This expo is a perfect scene to be up to date with the latest innovations, systems and protective equipment that are used in the safety industry. So, if you are looking at improving safety in your own work environment, come along and attend one of the free sessions at the seminar theatre.

The A-OSH Expo 2021 will be held at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

For online registration for the A-OSH Expo 2021, visit:

Securex 2022 in Midrand

Securex South Africa 2022 in Midrand

New expo dates: 31 May-02 June 2022
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

Securex South Africa is one of the most important events in the security & fire prevention industry on the whole African continent. You can get detailed information about the latest technologies, systems and techniques that are used in the security industry.

The Securex Africa 2021 will be also held at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

For more about Securex 2021,  by visiting their website at

Decorex Joburg 2022 in Midrand

DecorEX Joburg 2022 in Midrand

Expo dates postponed: 22-25 September 2022
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

South Africa’s premier decor, design and lifestyle show, the DecorEX SA Joburg and the 100% Design SA Show are back in Midrand.
They are the ultimate platforms presenting their audience with the latest trends in the decor and design industry.
Furthermore, they are also the premium channel for design professionals and consumers to connect, get new ideas, new goods and product designs. Whether your interest is in residential, commercial or hospitality interior design, this should be your No.1 go-to for new ideas.

The DecorEX Joburg 2022 and 100% Design South Africa Show will be held at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

We provide affordable accommodation near the Gallagher Convention Centre. You may find out more on our Suites page.

For more information about DecorEX SA Joburg 2022, visit

HuntEx 2022 in Midrand

HuntEX in Midrand

New expo dates to be confirmed for 2022
Location: Gallagher Convention Centre

The South African Hunting Expo, or more commonly known as HuntEx in Midrand is the ultimate hunting expo on the continent. With 35000 visitors, the expo is the perfect platform for nearly 400 exhibitors to showcase their latest products and services in the hunting industry. The show is mainly geared towards hunters and sport-shooters. But it also caters for the audience of game breeders, game-farm owners, outdoorsmen, anglers and even professionals from the security industry.

The usual home of HuntEx is the Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

We provide accommodation near HuntEx in a tranquil and safe environment at a reasonable price. Find out more about our rooms and rates. For more information about the Expo, visit their official website:

Festivals and Concerts near Midrand

Festival of Motoring 2022 in Midrand

Festival of Motoring in Johannesburg 2022

New dates: 26-28 August 2022
Location: Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit

The Festival of Motoring Johannesburg is the ultimate car festival in South Africa. Visitors come from far and wide to see and to test drive some of the world’s most magnificent machines showcased at the event. The festival is also home to activities other than test driving.

Full event breakdown

Leading car manufacturers

  • Activations & Displays
  • FOM Visitor track drives
  • Self-handling track drives


  • FOM speed challenge
  • National rally demos
  • National superbikes
  • Supercar displays and demos

Adventure Zone

  • 4×4 village
  • Junior bike circuit
  • Off-road demos

Innovation and Technology

  • EV village
  • Tech talks

Family Fun

  • Celebrity chef
  • Food market
  • Gaming arcade and VR room
  • Live music and DJ sessions
  • Puma energy kids zone

The Festival of Motoring Johannesburg will take place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Midrand.

Are you looking for accommodation near the Festival of Motoring 2022 for a reasonable rate? Head to our Suites page to find out about our rooms.

Find out more and book your tickets at their official website:

Sports Events near Midrand

Upcoming sports events will be posted here soon.

Cultural Events near Midrand

Irene Market at The Big Red Barn

Irene Village Market in Olifantsfontein near Midrand

Market dates: 04, 11, 16 & 18 December 2021
Opening hours: 8:00 – 13:30

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 in Johannesurg 2022

Swan Lake by the St Petersburg Ballet Theatre in Johannesburg 2022

New show dates: 20-31 July 2022
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 2022. Don’t miss out on this worldwide famous classical ballet, one of the most extraordinary pieces composed by Tchaikovsky.

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