Spinnathon 2010: This event is scheduled for the 9th of October 2010 at Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton. All proceeds from the event will go to the Hospice Association of the Witwatersrand. The association provides nursing care and pain management for the terminally ill and emotional support for their families. There will be 200 spinning bikes available per session. The sessions will be lead by professional spinning instructors. Various celebrities are expected to join the spinners on the day. There will be lucky draws and fun prizes will be awarded for various categories. Each spinning session will run for 50 minutes, with a 10 minute break in-between to facilitate the changeover of bikes. Spinnathon 2010 will be running from 08h00 to 14h00 on the day. Participants are required to complete an entry form and may spin for 1 hour or more at R120 per hour. Group bookings are available for groups of 20 or more. Contact Alicia on 011 4839170 for group bookings.
The East Rand Summer Festival: This event will be on at the Sunward Park Sports Grounds in Boksburg on the 2nd and 3rd October 2010. The East Rand Summer Festival is back by popular demand this year. The festival offers loads of fun and entertainment and a sunny day out for the whole family in the fresh spring air. Enjoy with some great food, a beer tent and some of the best South African Bands in town. The East Rand Summer Festival will feature 150 exhibitor stands, fun for the kids and offer a variety of products from the craft, home and kids industries. Tickets will be available at the gate. Tickets for adults cost R65 and tickets for children under 12 are R20. For more information visit http://www.summerfestival.co.za/.