Mandela Poster Project exhibition

Diary date: 18-22 July

Venue: University of Pretoria

Submissions are in! Out of the 700 posters that were submitted from around the globe for the Mandela poster project, 95 posters representing stages in Mandela’s life have been selected and will be exhibited at the University of Pretoria for two days.

Twitter: @Mandela_PP

Plascon Spaces Showroom

Diary date: 10th July – 25th August

Venue: Design Quarter, Johannesburg

The glamour of Great Gatsby meets the abstract modernism of Picasso’s African-inspired period in Plascon’s unique showroom. Working with First Impressions, Plascon’s senior director Sandi Larkin has created a great setting for home decor inspiration by bringing together bespoke furniture, shimmering metallics and a number of one of a kind pieces , all placed against a backdrop of Plascon’s Metallic and Pearl paints. Join Sandi Larkin at the showroom for brunch and bubbly on the 27th s well as the chance to win the designer couch made especially for the show!

Twitter: @Plascon

Coffee & Chocolate Expo

Diary Date: 19-21 July

Venue: Montecasino , Fourways (Johannesburg)

Treat your senses to rich and diverse tastes at this eccentric and exclusive coffee and chocolate expo. Become a coffee and chocolate expert by joining the workshops with top chefs and purchase the latest technology in coffee machines, accessories and crockery

Twitter: @coffeechocexpo

Bluebird Garage Food & Goods Market

Diary Date: 19th July (4pm-10pm)

Venue: 39 Albertyn Road, Muizenberg

Looking for something to do on a Friday night? Head down to the Blue Bird Garage Market with a bit of spare cash and get ready to unwind and socialise after a busy week. Expect to feast your eyes on local art and designer products and enjoy hand picked South African wines and on-tap beers.

Twitter: @bluebirdgarage