What's Happening in November?


1st November

After work drinks with #WineNot

Doors open at 16h00 at Levelthree Premium Venue, 14A Kramer Road in Kramerville, Sandton. Dress code is business casual, there’s a select food menu available and if you’re there before 19h00, you’ll get a complimentary glass of wine.

Listen to The Kickstands, Jerry and The Bandits, and Janis.

A full bar will be available with a selection of other beverages should wine not be your thing.

Find out more here or email info@winenotevents.co.za.

Day of The Dead with Espolon Tequila!

1st November

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, more!

Go to the Vino Bar at Melrose Arch and join in the Day of the Dead celebrations. Entry is free and you’ll get your face painted when you buy a shot of Espolon. Make the most of it by dressing up for the occasion!

Guest DJs, Lady Lea and Atlanta will keep you going from 18h00 until late.

You can find out more here.

Boo’s & Booze

1st November

Are you ready for a crazy party?

Tiger’s Milk Melrose Arch opens their doors at 19h00 for a Halloween party with DJ Nic Mccreadie & DJ Nel on the decks. There’ll be face painters, Espolon Tequila activations and drinks specials. Join in!

Find out more here.

World Cup Final – South Africa vs England

2nd November

Watch the most important rugby match of the year

It’s crunch time! Watch the final on the big screen at The Lounge on the Piazza, Melrose Arch.

Sit back and relax with a drink or two in their sophisticated pop-up bar-cum-lounge as you cheer our boys to victory. Entrance is free but numbers are limited; drinks are for your own account and no alcohol will be served to under 18s. The Lounge is open from 8am to 2pm.

More details here.

South African Investment Conference

5th – 7th November

South Africa is open for business

President Ramaphosa is pleased to announce that the second South African Investment Conference will take place in Sandton from 5 to 7 November 2019. Building on the success of the inaugural conference, it will provide an opportunity to find out about the country’s abundant investment opportunities in a host of dynamic sectors, and to engage directly with the country’s business and political leaders.

Find out more here.

Whisky & Spirits Live Festival

6th –  8th November

For whisky lovers, connoisseurs and new sippers

Taste and learn about a massive range of whiskies plus a premium selection of rum, vodka, gin and other spirits.

Taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre between 18h00 to 22h00 on each of these nights, this is an event for the ‘just curious’ newcomer to the experienced whisky connoisseur.

You can find out more here.

Field Market – Christmas Edition Volume 1

9th November

An outing for the whole family and the best way to do your Christmas shopping

The Christmas edition of the well-known Field Market promises curated stalls selling local & handmade products, deli stalls, gourmet food & beverage stalls, craft beer, cocktails, a gin bar, wine, and liqueurs.

There’ll be live acoustic music and its super child-friendly – lots for them to do such as horse rides, a free play area, ceramic painting and a scavenger hunt.

Taking place at the Field & Study Park, Corner 14th Street and Louise Avenue, Parkmore, Sandton between 10h00 and 15h00.

Find out more here.

St David’s Christmas Market

10th November

Kick start the Christmas season

St David’s will host its 8th Christmas Market this year. You can expect to find quality hand-made, unique or exclusive goods and delicious foods and drinks.

This Christmas Market is held in support of the many people in the community who derive or supplement their income from crafting and from small niche businesses. The Market also supports several charities and community organisations that will be represented at the market.

Takes place from 09h00 to 14h00 at St David’s Marist Inanda, 36 Rivonia Road, Sandton. You can find out more here.

Africa Investment Forum

11th – 13th November

A totally transactional opportunity for investors

The second edition of the annual Africa Investment Forum will kick off at the Sandton Convention Centre, with development finance institutions determined to tackle the continent’s infrastructure investment challenges and advance Africa’s economic transformation agenda.

Find out more here.

Discovery 947 Ride Joburg

17th November

Joburg’s most iconic cycling event is back!

The Discovery 947 Ride Joburg starts and ends at Riversands Commercial Park on Sunday, from 5h30 to 16h30.  If the full route sounds a little daunting, don’t worry. A short ride has also been introduced, so everyone can Ride Joburg, whatever your fitness or skill level. Get moving and join in! Or just go and support all the cyclists.

Find out more here.

The Red Hat Forum

21st November

Make a date with what’s possible!

Join hundreds of open-minded, tech-hungry and inspiration-craving guests at the renowned Red Hat Forum. This year the event takes place at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg.

The focus is on scaling both your technology AND your culture. It’s about Containers, Hybrid Cloud AND the foundation, Linux; but it’s also about Open Innovation AND Open Leadership, about DevOps AND DevSecOps. It’s about Red Hat AND you.

Secure your spot and register now.

Sandton City Gamers Expo Powered by BT Games

21st November – 24th November

Competitive gaming and cool prizes

Starting at 9h00 each morning at the Centre Court, Sandton City Shopping Centre. If you think you have what it takes to win the R25 000 first place prize in a FIFA20 Esport soccer tournament, or gift vouchers for the racing championships, then you’re in for an amplified weekend of competitive gaming at its finest! Console giants PlayStation, XBOX, and Nintendo will all be there, giving away cool prizes and one amazing console to lucky winners!

Find out more here.

Cars, Coffee & Donuts Sandton City

24th November

If you’re into cars, this is for you

Cars, Coffee & Donuts is back at Sandton City for the final Parkoff of 2019 together with Hot Import Nights. It starts at 07h00 and ends at 14h00. Entry is free for spectators. There are 500 parking spots available for those who want to display their own cars at R45 each. Follow this link to find out more  or watch the video to see what you can expect.

The Cannabis Expo – Sandton Convention Centre

28th November – 1st December


The cannabis industry is exploding, and The Cannabis Expo provides the perfect platform for international and local medical health professionals, agricultural providers and lifestyle brands to engage with industry experts and the public around this versatile plant. The Cannabis Expo is the global marketplace for education and innovative products and businesses serving the cannabis industry and its medicinal, agricultural, financial and lifestyle aspects.

Starting at 10h00 each morning, you can find out more here.