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LASERX MUSICAL WATER FOUNTAIN

The Rand Show and LaserX present South
Africa's biggest mobile musical water fountain installation. Come view the fountain every hour during daylight hours.

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LET'S PLAY SPORT

Sport lovers are in for a treat at Rand Show 2017. Admire the brute force of the bulky behemoths of SA's Strongest Man or thrill to the soaring grace and skill of leading SA trampoline champions there's something for
everyone in the Sport Hall.

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ROUTE 66 MOTORING
EXPERIENCE

Get your kicks at Route 66, the Rand Show's tribute to the golden era of motoring with a stunning display of collectible cars and motorcycles.

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SA DRONE NATIONALS

Watch these high-tech quadcopters battling for championship honours. Likened to Formula 1 Racing only in three dimensions see the thrilling open-class drones race on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 April.

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SNOW RAMP @ DANONE FROZEN YOGHURT WORLD

Grab a snowtube or
snowboard and take the six-metre high snow ramp. If you're not sure how to do it, you can pick up some pointers from the pros who will show you how it's done.

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THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF WHY

It's new, it's messy, it's gooey, and the kids are going to love it. It's the Wonderful World of Why, a series of brand-new interactive science
workshops exclusive to the Rand Show 2017.

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THE MAGIC OF SCIENCE

The Rand Show 2017 brings the "Magic of
Science" to visitors, a fun interactive Nutty Scientist show full of explosions, chemical reactions, and even a genie in a bottle.

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EXPLORE THE STARS

Kids can lie back and marvel at the Universe in the Edudome mobile planetarium. Kids will learn more about the sun, moon, Milky Way and distant galaxies.

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TRAVEL THE AMAZING MAZE OF TIME

Can you find the
dinosaurs, ape men, and other fascinating fossil creatures? at the centre there will be dinosaurs and other ancient creatures.

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ESCAPE TO ANOTHER REALITY

Teens can take a turn at playing on the PlayStation VR Pods to experience the latest virtual reality games.

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PLAYSTATION GAMING

Kids of all ages can take advantage of the
PlayStation pods to
experience the latest
games and beat their friends.


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WIN WITH FUJI FILM

FujiFilm will be
demonstrating the science and technology behind the camera lens as well as showcasing their latest Instax cameras. A few
lucky people stand the chance of winning their own Instax cameras.

GREAT SA INVENTIONS

What do the CT Scan and pre-paid airtime have in common - both are South African inventions. Visit SAASTA's Great SA
Inventions exhibit to find out more about ground breaking South Africans.

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SCL 105kg WORLD
QUALIFIER

The Strongman
Champions League is heading for South African shores with a 105kg World Qualifying event. Visitors can thrill to this demonstration of raw power with competitors putting in the maximum effort. Sunday 16 & Monday 17 April Only.

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SEARCH FOR SA's
STRONGEST MAN

Competitors from the SA Strongman Union to go head to head in the SA's Strongest Man Qualifier looking for a chance to compete in the finals. Expect elements such as the Atlas Stones and Dead Lift to test
competitors to their limits. Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 April Only.

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BRUSH UP ON YOUR
BATTING SKILLS

Are you the next AB? Enjoy the opportunity to brush up on your batting and other cricket skills with Standard Bank Cricket.

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FLYING HIGH

The No Limits Trampoline Club defy gravity during their daily displays. After watching the pros in action children can learn some basic skills and take part in free jumping.

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TAKE AIM …

Try your hand at the ancient sport of Archery with the National Schools Archery Programme.

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THE BIG BANG SHOW

The SANDF Capability Display over the Easter weekend will get your pulse racing with ear-splitting fly-overs, attack helicopters, battlefield explosions and simulations.
Easter Weekend Only

ARENA PROGRAMME

Watch the SANDF's precision drill teams
perform their
synchronised displays and tap your feet in time to spirited performances by
various service bands. Easter Weekend Only

10 000sqm OUTDOOR
DISPLAY

The Rand Show offers you the opportunity to get up close and personal with a full array of the SANDF's hardware. The experienced team of communicators are
standing by to explain the functions of the various SANDF divisions and to demonstrate the use of the equipment on display. Full Duration

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FUN ON THE LAKE

Take your children down to the Rand Show Lake to take their turn learning to work as part of a team rowing an inflatable.
Full Duration


ROUTE 66 MOTORING
EXPERIENCE

Get your kicks at Route 66, the Rand Show's tribute to the golden era of motoring with a stunning display of collectible cars and motorcycles.

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TOP FMX RIDERS DEFY GRAVITY

Daredevil FMX riders Nick de Wit, Dallan Goldman and Scotty Billett will be taking on gravity in their new stunt show, "Gravity Clash".

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FEATS OF DARING

Brian Capper's show, Xtreme Riding Xhibitions, is an action-packed Foot-up Trials riding show where he attacks a series of seemingly impossible obstacles on his specialised 300cc trial motorbike. There'll also be bunny hops, insane trick riding, and feats of balance and daring.

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ICONIC BIKES IN
ROUTE 66

Bike enthusiasts will get a kick out of a selection of superbike classics from the 1980s, as well as modern classic Indian VTwin bikes and classic cafe racers that will be on show. There'll also be hand-built apehangered
choppers, and customised "bobbers".

SOMETHING A LITTLE TAMER

The safe and kid-friendly Strider Adventure Zone encourages children as young as 18 months to explore mobility on two wheels, improving their bike-handling skills and developing balance, control, motor skills and confidence.

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FREE-FLIGHT BIRD SHOW

Bryan Vorster's popular Free-Flight bird show is back at the Rand Show. Bryan's thrilling daily display includes aerial acrobatics performed by feathered beauties such as the Cape vulture, Harris Hawk and Owl.

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MILKING BARN

Children will love the daily "Milking Lane" show where they will learn where milk comes from and what it is used to produce. They'll sing, they'll laugh and even get a chance to try their hand at milking a cow.

PETTING FARMYARD

The Rand Show proudly presents the Petting Farmyard hosted by the Bekker Agricultural High School. Children will love the opportunity to stroke and feed a variety of farm animals including cows, sheep, goats and bunnies.

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SNAKE BITE JONES'
SLITHERY SHOW

Another crowd-pleaser back in 2017 is the Snake Bite Jones reptile show. Fans of all things slither will relish the Jones' show
featuring puff adders, boa constrictors, Cape cobras, black mambas and monitor lizards.

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MAGALIES REPTILES

Meet some rescued
cold-blooded friends
West Rand Municipality Rescue Reptiles is bringing displays of rescued snakes, spiders, and tortoises for those Rand Show visitors who love creepy crawlies.

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PETTING ZOO

Come and touch and stroke the furred, feathered and scaled stars of this travelling menagerie.


INTERNATIONAL
STRONGMAN CHAMPIONS
LEAGUE QUALIFIER

The SA Strongman Union has scooped a major strongman event for South Africa and the Rand Show. This April, the Rand Show will be the venue for a mighty clash of modern-day Samsons at a prestigious MLO
Strongman Champions League (SCL) qualifier
event, only the second time ever that an SCL event has been held on South African soil. Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 April Only.

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SEARCH FOR SA's
STRONGEST MAN

Competitors from the SA Strongman Union to go head to head in the SA's Strongest Man Qualifier looking for a chance to compete in the finals. Expect elements such as the Atlas Stones and Dead Lift to test competitors to their limits. Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 April Only

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SEARCH FOR SA TALENT

The Rand Show is
searching for homegrown South African talent. Finalists will wow the crowds on the Showtime Stage. All you have to do is show the judges how talented you are in any type of amateur
entertainment. Sing, dance, do stand-up comedy, perform magic ... as long as it's entertaining. Entries -
talent@randshow.co.za

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MR & MISS RAND SHOW 2017

The contestants will strut their stuff on the
Showtime Stage on Saturday 22 April This pageant, organised by LimeLite Models, is always a glamorous affair, with contestants taking to the ramp in their best evening wear. Miss Rand Show is contested across five age categories and Mr Rand Show across three age categories. Saturday 22 April 2017 Only

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JIMMY'S BRAAI COMPETITION

Jimmy's Steakhouse Sauces presents the
'Celeb' Braai Competitions on Saturday 15 and Saturday 22 April 2017 from 14h00 - 16h00. Four lucky people will be chosen from the audience to braai with the 'celebs'.
Saturday 15 & Saturday 22 April Only.

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DAILY CHILDREN'S SHOW

The Showtime Stage will feature a daily Children's Entertainment Show giving moms and dads a breather whilst the children sit back and enjoy the entertainment.

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DAILY VARIETY PROGRAMME

A day at the Rand Show can really take it out of you. There's so much to see and do so when it's time for a breather, head for the Showtime Stage where the whole family can chill out.

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TOP FMX RIDERS DEFY GRAVITY

Daredevil FMX riders Nick de Wit, Dallan Goldman and Scotty Billett will be taking on gravity in their new stunt show, "Gravity Clash". Weekends Only.

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FEATS OF DARING

Brian Capper's show, Xtreme Riding Xhibitions, is an action-packed Foot-up Trials riding show where he attacks a series of seemingly impossible obstacles on his specialised 300cc trial motorbike. There'll also be bunny hops, insane trick riding, and feats of balance and daring. Weekends Only.

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TURN UP THE VIBE WITH BOUNCE

New to the Rand Show, it's the BOUNCE Vibe
Tribe. This group of
uber-energetic athletes will be amping up the vibes at the Rand Show's new Action Zone on weekends, with a trampoline showcase that's as much fun for the audience as it is for the participants.
Weekends Only.

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KICKS FOR THE LITTLIES

The safe and kid-friendly Strider Adventure Zone encourages children as young as 18 months to explore mobility on two wheels, improving their bike-handling skills and developing balance, control, motor skills and confidence.

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OPEL DYNAMIC DRIVING
EXPERIENCE

Take a ride on the wild side at the Opel Dynamic Driving Experience. Some of South Africa's leading driving instructors put Opel's range through their paces including the
newlycrowned SAGMJ Car of the Year, the Opel Astra. Weekends Only.

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4X4 TEST DRIVES

Take a test drive in the latest 4X4 vehicles from Chevrolet, Isuzu and Imperial Ford with a qualified 4X4 instructor showing off the vehicle's full off road capabilities. Weekends Only.

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SATISFY THE NEED FOR SPEED

Sign up for a thrilling suicide ride with XS
Promotions on the Drifting Track or simply sit back and enjoy the show. Weekends Only. Cost of rides not included with entry ticket.

ENJOY A BIRD'S EYE VIEW

Fly high above the
showgrounds on the
Capital Air helicopter and enjoy a unique perspective on the Rand Show's festivities from the air. Weekends Only. Cost of rides not included with entry ticket.

SEVENSEVEN SPORTS
BAG JUMPING

It's not for the fainthearted, the
height-phobic, or anyone who's just eaten lunch. It's called bagjumping, and mixed with some seriously impressive bike stunts, it makes for an extreme sports show that gives new meaning to the words "adrenalin rush". Cost of bag jumping not included in the entry ticket.


GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY

Inspire your inner gardener at the Rand Show, where well-known horticulturist JJ van Rensburg of Garden World has a daily programme of DIY-garden-project workshops lined up. Enter at the greenhouse to win a kit. Kits are available at R200 each to cover the cost of materials.

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GARDENWORLD SHOW SPECIALS

Visit the Gardenworld greenhouse to get great show specials on a wide range of plants, from succulents, bearded irises and daylilies, to orchids, herbs, and veggies.

SNOW RAMP @ DANONE FROZEN YOGHURT WORLD

Grab a snowtube or
snowboard and take the six-metre high snow ramp. If you're not sure how to do it, you can pick up some pointers from the pros who will show you how it's done.

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BOAT SHOW ON THE LAKE

Come and enjoy the last few days of summer alongside the Rand Show's lake, where the annual boat show will feature some of the most to-die-for craft on the water.

SEVENSEVEN SPORTS BAG JUMPING

It's not for the
fainthearted, the
height-phobic, or anyone who's just eaten lunch. It's called bagjumping, and mixed with some seriously impressive bike stunts, it makes for an extreme sports show that gives new meaning to the words "adrenalin rush". Cost of bag jumping not included in the entry ticket.


GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY

Inspire your inner gardener at the Rand Show, where well-known horticulturist JJ van Rensburg of Garden World has a daily programme of DIY-garden-project workshops lined up. Enter at the greenhouse to win a kit. Kits are available at R200 each to cover the cost of materials.

More details here...

GARDENWORLD SHOW SPECIALS

Visit the Gardenworld greenhouse to get great show specials on a wide range of plants, from succulents, bearded irises and daylilies, to orchids, herbs, and veggies.


BEST OF THE BEST

Best of the Best is a showcase of some of the best design in Southern Africa. The Showcase includes fashion, decor, products and furniture.

MAKERS MARKET

The Rand Show is proud to announce the introduction of a unique marketing platform for
creators, creatives and craftsmen. Two key categories will showcase distinctive, limited production and proudly South African goods :-
Home Makers & Lifestyle Makers.

INSCAPE PROJECT81

Project81 is an Inscape Education Group initiative developed to identify and promote 81 products designed by Inscape students annually. Inscape is committing to putting 81 new product ideas and business concepts into the South African market each year.

AUTHORS' DAY

Don't miss Authors' Day, 20 April, at Rand Show 2017 - discuss writing and publishing with authors Deon Maas, Sam Cowen, Paula Gruben and Douglas Kruger.

JOHANNESBURG DESIGN WEEK

Launching this year at the Rand Show Johannesburg Design Week 2017 consists of curated displays of intriguing design, public workshops and talks on design topics, and a series of conferences, workshops and master classes that will inspire those in the world of business.

CURATED FASHION

Following on the successful launch of a curated fashion design exhibit in 2016, leading South African designer Pieter Burger of WAKE Fashion will again curate a design display in the Feeling Good Hall, housed in Hall 9.

ART IN THE PARK

For over a century the Rand Show has been a platform for artists to display their creations and to share their artistic vision with the wider world. The Art in the Park zone housed in the Home Hall, Hall 6, will again provide artists with a platform at which to connect with the public.

* Events, dates and times subject to change without notice



The Rand Show 2017 Ticket Prices

Adults, Over 16 years R150.00 per person Pensioners, Over 65 years R50.00 per person
Children, 13 - 16 years R50.00 per person Children, 6 - 12 years R20.00 per person
Children Under 6 years No charge    


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