Joburg is host to several major expos during the year some of which are listed below. The Dome is a very popular exhibition venue and while there are many accommodation establishments in that area, many exhibitors and visitors choose to stay in the Parks Region to be close to the Rosebank neighbourhood and restaurant life in the evenings. Northgate is 13km away from Liz at Lancaster along Jan Smuts Ave, Republic Rd and then Malibongwe Drive.
The Wedding Expo will be at the Northgate on 6 and 7 April 2013 and 24 – 25 August 2013 www.wedding-expo.co.za , this is followed not long after: 30 Aug-1 Sept, by the the Getaway Show also at the Dome Northgate. This is Africa’s leading travel and outdoor show. www.getawayshow.co.za
Arts Alive month is September and this sees the FNB Joburg Art Fair at the Sandton Convention Centre. This fair brings together the best galleries from South Africa and the rest of Africa. The dates Sunday 22 September to Tuesday 24 September still have to be confirmed.
The Good Food & Wine Show, runs at the Dome, Northgate from 21 – 24 September. www.goodfoodandwineshow.co.za and in October (23rd – 25th) Winex will be on at the Sandton Convention Centre.