Beware Of Colour
Why did a group of artists gather in the darkness of night and pour hot pink paint from the windows of abandoned buildings as Joburg slept? click here
Take A Spacetime Adventure In Jozi
See the night's sky like never before as you get to know the universe surrounding you. click here
Keep Our Media Free
The Right 2 Know campaign saw three rallies in three cities take place in protest of the bias often found in mainstream media. click here
Everyone Needs To Try This Streetside Delicacy
Warning: Graphic Images. If you live in Joburg and you haven't tasted skopo yet, we've found the perfect place for you to change that. click here


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Featured Events

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Social Jozi Braai Off

@Chaf Pozi

Saturday, 25 October 2014
Show that you've got what it takes to be the best braaier around at Chaf Pozi as you compete to win the ultimate title.


Twilight Open Air Music Festival V6.0

@Hornbill Lodge

Saturday, 25 October 2014
Underground Sound presents Twilight Open Air V6.0 where pandemonium and insanity are the only things standing between you and the music.  


The Photo And Film Expo

@Coca-Cola Dome

Thursday, 30 October 2014
The continent's biggest photo and film expo is back in Joburg again so get involved.


Balkanology - Zoltar's Halloween Carousal


Friday, 31 October 2014
Balkanology is back this Halloween at Carfax with a creepy line-up so dress up and prepare for a carousal to remember.


Halloween 2014

@Arcade Empire

Friday, 31 October 2014
Arcade Empire is kicking off the Halloween celebrations with the spookiest line-up.

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Johannesburg News

We want you to tell us your scary story for our Halloween edition of JHBLive.

Best you head over to Newtown this Saturday night for one last party at Town Hall before they close their doors for good.

Get your suits and fancy hats ready - the SANSUI Summer Cup is coming up soon. It's a horseracing event, you guys. Don't be so uncultured.

The Vengabus is heading straight to South Africa and we can't wait!

Run for your life! Will you survive the outbreak?

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