Events in August 2017

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Art museum is a meeting place
15 May 2017 - 14 Aug 2017
This exhibition pays tribute to the role of art museum as a conduit for people, art and ideas to meet. The art Museum's permanent collection will be on display alongside work commissioned by local artists. Please note opening hours: Monday - Friday 09h00 - 17h00 (closed Tuesday mornings);... Read More

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Art Museum presents Wind Power
22 Jun 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
Residents of Nelson Mandela Bay are challenged to make an artwork around the theme of wind: Kites, mobile flying machines will all be on display. At the end of the exhibition there will be a public event to fly the kites. Prizes will be awarded for the best flyer and the most artistic entry. # Read More

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Whose Line PE
01 Aug 2017
Port Elizabeth's funniest weekly Improv Comedy Show, where anything can happen! The audience sets the scenes and the Comics make it up as they go...
Owner/Creator: Roland Gaspar
Games Master: Fiks Mahola
Crew: Roland Gaspar, Pete Moss, Francois Scholtz, Kia Moon Dunn Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
01 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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VREDE & LUST TASTING - CELEBRATING WOMEN
01 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
Wine Tasting - Vrede & Lust Wines - Celebrating Women in August
Everyday from 12h30 to 15h00 and Saturday from 11h00 to 15h00
Closed on Sundays
R50 per person for 4-wines Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
02 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
03 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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Glacier Storms River Traverse
04 Aug 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
The beautiful and untouched gem of the Garden Route, will host riders on this 3-day mountain bike stage ride. With tracks hugging the rugged coastline and views only seen on postcards, this ride is designed around the intermediate cyclist looking for an adventure without having to spend hours... Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
05 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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The Valley Run
05 Aug 2017
The Valley Market - Port Elizabeth is excited to launch The Valley Run! 

This is calling all families, nature enthusiasts and market supporters to come and join us for a picturesque easy 5km trail run through Settlers Valley.  The run will start at 8am and participants are encouraged to... Read More

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The Valley Market
05 Aug 2017
A monthly gathering of Port Elizabeth's top artisanal food vendors. Open the first Saturday of every month. From 9am till 2pm at The Tramways Building. Entry R10. All proceeds go to charity. We have collaborated with Little Munchkins to make our Kidz Corner a great experience for your little... Read More

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Sundays River Valley Provincial Arts & Culture Festival
07 Aug 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
The Sundays River Valley Provincial Arts and Culture Festival is already running for 6 years and proudly hosted by Sundays River Primary School. The overall success of the past festivals ensured that we are now able to present this magnificent educational festival at Provincial level. In 2017... Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
07 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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Adolescent Psychological Trauma 2 day conference: LAMb Internatoiional
07 Aug 2017 - 08 Aug 2017
Adolescent Psychological Trauma will be presented in a workshop for those who work with teens and specially those who are hurting, traumatised, or marginalized. This course is designed to build Trauma-Competent caregivers.

This 2-day workshop, will be held at Lighthouse Church, 5 Frank... Read More

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National Science Week
07 Aug 2017 - 12 Aug 2017

National Science Week, an initiative of the Department of Science and Technology (DST) is a countrywide celebration of science involving various stakeholders and/or role players conducting science-based activities. National Science Week is run in all nine provinces simultaneously at multiple... Read More

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Whose Line PE
08 Aug 2017
Port Elizabeth's funniest weekly Improv Comedy Show, where anything can happen! The audience sets the scenes and the Comics make it up as they go...
Owner/Creator: Roland Gaspar
Games Master: Fiks Mahola
Crew: Roland Gaspar, Pete Moss, Francois Scholtz, Kia Moon Dunn Read More

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Purple Liberation Fashion Show in aid of Yokhuselo Haven
08 Aug 2017
Local designers will showcase their designs in various shades of purple – the colour in support of domestic violence victims. Local and national celebrities will model these designs as ambassadors against domestic violence.

Tickets are R150 and will be donated to Yokhuselo Haven as well as... Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
08 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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Celebrating Women in August
08 Aug 2017
Indian Cuisine, Fashion, Make-up, Music, Tattoos & Wine. Please join us for a fun-filled evening, WOMEN-only to celebrate the importance of all Women around the world.
R200 includes a meal, a sweet Treat & Lucky Draws.
Please wear Red, your theme is Indian dress-up. Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
09 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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Lawson Brown High School Steel Band Festival
09 Aug 2017
Celebrating 20 years of existence, Lawson Brown High School Steel Band will host steel bands from all over the Eastern Cape to bring to you our one-night only steel band extravaganza. Read More

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WOMENS DAY CELEBRATION
09 Aug 2017
NATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY AT BAYWORLD MUSEUM

On the 9th of August 2017, we are doing something special for the ladies.....

FREE entry for all women 18 years and older. Men and children will pay the normal fee. Our daily programme will be the following:

Seal and penguin presentations: 11:00... Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
10 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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98th ArtEC Annual Exhibition
11 Aug 2017
ArtEC 18th Annual Exhibition showcasing various artists around the country, with top 4 prizes up for grabs for the best artworks on show. Read More

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5K Chocolate Run
12 Aug 2017
We are excited to announce our 4th Annual 5K Chocolate Run to increase knowledge and awareness to end all forms of women and child abuse and we want you to be a part of it. With your support, we have the power to make the world a better place to live in! Let us stand together and ROAR against... Read More

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Whose Line PE
15 Aug 2017
Port Elizabeth's funniest weekly Improv Comedy Show, where anything can happen! The audience sets the scenes and the Comics make it up as they go...
Owner/Creator: Roland Gaspar
Games Master: Fiks Mahola
Crew: Roland Gaspar, Pete Moss, Francois Scholtz, Kia Moon Dunn Read More

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The Goodnight Market
17 Aug 2017
Join us at The Goodnight Market to enjoy PE's top artisanal foods. Bring along a bottle of wine and a group of friends! There will be live entertainment.

TOPS at SPAR is the proud sponsor of The Goodnight Market this month they will be hosting a brandy and cognac evening.

The entrance fee... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
18 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Rugby Test: South Africa vs Argentina
19 Aug 2017
The first match of the Castle Lager Rugby Championship takes place on Saturday 19th August 2017 at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth when the Pumas from Argentina will challenge the Boks. Tickets range from R75 - R750 per person.  Get your tickets here:  Read More

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International Culture Fest 2017
19 Aug 2017
The Office for International Education of the Nelson Mandela University is hosting the upcoming International Culture Fest on Saturday, 19 August from 11:00 – 15:00 at the Tramways Building in Baakens Valley, Port Elizabeth. The aim of this festival is to get the community of the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
21 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Whose Line PE
22 Aug 2017
Port Elizabeth's funniest weekly Improv Comedy Show, where anything can happen! The audience sets the scenes and the Comics make it up as they go...
Owner/Creator: Roland Gaspar
Games Master: Fiks Mahola
Crew: Roland Gaspar, Pete Moss, Francois Scholtz, Kia Moon Dunn Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
22 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
23 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
24 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Citrus Festival
25 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Family event with live entertainment, demos, children entertainment, food and craft stalls. Read More

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Madiba Bay Jazz Orchestra featuring Phinda Mtya
25 Aug 2017
Nelson Mandela Bay Jazz lovers will be treated to world class music from the sensational Madiba Bay Jazz Orchestra conducted by Gareth Williams featuring award winning Afro-Jazz singer Phinda Mtya as the PE Opera House closes off Women In Arts Manyano with a bang on the 25th of August. Come... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
25 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Starry Nights Singles Dance
26 Aug 2017
A spectacular singles dance being held at the ever popular Tramways Building on the 26'th of August.

A fun-filled night planned for PE's single scene. Put on your dancing shoes and prepare yourself for a fantastic time. A chilled, relaxed, no pressure evening with your hostess on hand, Jill... Read More

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Nianell performs My Beautiful Escape live
26 Aug 2017
Described as a platinum-selling vocal gymnast, she dazzles her audiences by moving between four octaves with absolute ease. She includes elements of folk, pop, R&B, country, classic and celtic music in her song-writing, and with little effort plays the piano and acoustic guitar while she sings.... Read More

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5th Annual Pole Showcase
26 Aug 2017
Join us for an evening of dance performances & supporting a worthy charity. Partake in our theme (Around the world) by dressing up & stand a chance to win. Our charity of choice is FIX AFRICA. It is a school for special needs children and really need financial help to help more such children,... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
28 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Whose Line PE
29 Aug 2017
Port Elizabeth's funniest weekly Improv Comedy Show, where anything can happen! The audience sets the scenes and the Comics make it up as they go...
Owner/Creator: Roland Gaspar
Games Master: Fiks Mahola
Crew: Roland Gaspar, Pete Moss, Francois Scholtz, Kia Moon Dunn Read More

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East Cape Watercolour Assocation Annual Exhibition
29 Aug 2017 - 11 Sep 2017
The East Cape Watercolour Association (ECWA) will be holding our exciting, annual watercolour exhibition, at the Moffet on Main shopping mall, in association with Art on Main. Brilliant, original artworks, by some of PE's top watercolourists, will be displayed and on sale, appealing to many... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
29 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Women n Youth Business Summit 2017
30 Aug 2017
We invite all female entrepreneurs of the Bay to the this first Youth & Women Business Summit 2017. The event is on the 30th of August at the City Hall from 8:30 am until 15:30pm. To book your sit, please RSVP before the 18th of August at  ywinbusiness@gmail.com. For more info, contact... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
30 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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Arise Women's Conference
31 Aug 2017 - 02 Sep 2017
Mark your calendars for Thursday, August 31st at 7pm when the Arise Women's Conference 2017 kicks off with an Opening Spectacular!

Prepare for three days of inspiration, motivation and can't-miss keynote speakers.

This year's keynotes will be motivational speaker and South African... Read More

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Palladio and the Modern Architects Exhibition
31 Aug 2017
The traveling exhibition returns to its home city with a final exhibition being hosted by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum in Port Elizabeth from the 17th of August to the 15th of September 2017. The opening of the exhibition is on Thursday 17th of August at 6pm at the Nelson Mandela... Read More

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