Johannesburg in detail


The quarterly print booklet and website Johannesburg and Surrounds In Your Pocket ( has a fairly comprehensive What's On listing – sign up online for weekly updates.

For entertainment bookings by credit card, contact Computicket ( For news on parties, get-togethers and other local events, check out

Live Music

Jo’burg is an excellent place to see live music, especially across the jazz-tipped and electronic spectrum.

Many bars in Braamfontein, Melville, Greenside and Sandton host live bands.


Jo’burg is a great place to catch a cricket, rugby or football (soccer) match, with world-class facilities and dedicated fans.