IT’s almost Rand Show time again. Be sure you’re in Gauteng from Friday, 18 April to Monday, 28 April, or you’ll miss out on Africa’s biggest consumer expo.
The Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec plays host to 11 action-packed days of great family-oriented entertainment and lifestyle-focused exhibits.
Now celebrating its 120th year, the Rand Show knows how to entertain families. There’s a fun fair, animal displays, an SANDF zone, agricultural shows, motoring displays, the Animal Kingdom, cir-cus, kids play zone, science shows, a boat show … the list goes on. Then take in the exhibition halls packed with lifestyle-enhancing exhibits, from wine pavilions and an international deli in the DO Food hall, and furniture, gardening, decor and DIY exhibits in DO Home, to a fashion brand warehouse sale and exhibits of must-have tech.
Gates open at 9am, and the show closes at 7pm. Tickets give access to most attractions: R100 for adults (R50 for pensioners), R50 for teens (13-16), R20 for kids (6 to 12), under-sixes free.