September 2014 Food activities in Johannesburg


Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival – 4-6 September 2014

Taste over 1000 wines; delight in Gauteng’s finest foods, and unwind to the soulful sounds of Soweto’s finest DJs and musicians; browse through one of the many travel and wine lounges and learn to pair food and win at the Nederburg Wine and Robertson Herbs and Spices Taste Theatre.

Venue: University of Johannesburg, Main Hall, Soweto Campus, Chris Hani Road, Soweto


Spring Wine FestivalCellar Rats Spring Wine Festival –  Sunday 7th September

Held in Magaliesberg at “The Old Mill” on the banks of the picturesque Magalies River, approx. 45 minutes from Jhb’s Northern Suburbs.

Outdoor family event. Supervised Entertainment for children. Refreshments & hot winter foods will be on sale.

It is an outdoor festival and is held on a large country estate in the countryside of Magaliesberg. It is very pretty with lots of lawn, trees to sit under and a river to stroll along. The emphasis is on tasting South Africa’s best wines in a tranquil outdoor setting. This is a family festival, with supervised entertainment for children whilst the parents relax and enjoy the wines in the countryside.


The Pick n Pay Taste of Joburg – 25-28 September 2014taste-jhb-big

Joburg’s top restaurants will join together to serve their fabulous, trend-setting signature dishes that have made them so popular with foodies and critics alike. The impressive list of participating restaurants, award-winning wineries, premium drinks brands and extraordinary exhibitors will guarantee that there will be something sensational on offer to appeal to every palate and taste.

Venue: Montcasino Outdoor Event Area
Tickets: Available through Computicket



The Joburg Festival of Beer – 27-28 September 2014joburg_festival_of_beer_logo

The festival is set to take place at Pirates Sports Club in Greenside. Look forward to 160 types of beer, great food, music and a buzzing atmosphere. Expect craft and commercial brewers such as SMACK Republic, BrewHogs, Just Brewing Company and SAB strutting their stuff as well as look forward to guided beer tours, food and beer pairings and live brewing demonstrations.

There will be a kiddies play area so the whole family is invited to join!

Tickets are R150.00 and are available from Webtickets.